Posts Categorized: Home Alarm

How to choose a Security System

When you think about home security you might imagine a security system with a outdated keypad that was already in the house when you moved in. Those traditional systems only worked when you remembered to arm then and someone tried to break in, which wasn’t very often. They also had significant vulnerabilities like the system… Read more »

Tips to Protect Your Home on Halloween

Halloween is fast approaching and whether you will be handing out candy from your front door, trick-or-treating with your family, or away on business, it can be a worrisome time for homeowners who don’t want to become victims of teenage antics or break-ins by costume-clad thieves. Below are a few of our favorite Halloween safety tips to keep… Read more »

What is Fido doing?

We love our pets and oftentimes wish we could take them everywhere we go. Unfortunately, most of us do not have the luxury of bringing our pets along with us every day. But leaving them at home has us wondering what Max and Bella are doing all day long (and if they’re up to no… Read more »

Is your safe actually safe?

When it comes to securing your belongings, the first product many consumers consider is a safe. These lockable boxes can help secure valuable items against theft and even fire. Safes can easily be purchased from the internet, office supply stores, and hypermarkets, like Walmart. Once you have purchased your safe and placed it in your… Read more »

Introduction to Home Automation

In 1999, Disney released a comedy/science fiction movie about a family who wins a computerized home of the future, making the term “smart home” a household name. It was then that many people realized technology can simplify our lives in more ways than we could ever imagine. Fast-forward to 2017, the term “home automation” is… Read more »

Trio of violent men indicted in home invasions & sexual assaults

A trio of men who terrorized the southwest Las Vegas valley for weeks were indicted on Wednesday, November 16.  Prosecutors said that Quincy Williams, 23, Brandon Black, 28, and Wilbert Knight, 42, were indicted in connection with the home invasions.  All 3 men have a history of violence. The men face dozens of charges, including robbery,… Read more »

Hot Spot Alert! Las Vegas home and business break-ins by zip code

Las Vegas Metro Police were called to investigate around 1,230 burglary reports in November (not including automobile break-ins), which averages out to about 41 reports a day. Metro Police Officer Laura Meltzer stated that “a burglary is defined as entering a structure with the intent to commit a crime.  It shouldn’t be confused with a… Read more »

Christmas decorations are a hot commodity for thieves this season

Christmas thieves have struck again! More Christmas decorations have been stolen and the thieves were caught in the act by home security cameras.  The incident occurred in the Silverado Ranch area and based on home video surveillance, the burglars appear to have been two women.  The Christmas crooks stole about $600 worth of decorations, including… Read more »

‘Tis the season…to steal Christmas lights?

Thanks to surveillance footage, thieves were recently caught stealing Christmas laser lights from a home in Southern Highlands.  The Christmas laser lights have been extremely popular this season and even sold out in stores nationwide. The homeowner stated that 2 thieves were caught on surveillance including a female who took the lights. Source