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When we’re not busy installing security systems, we like to share company news, product reviews and the latest industry developments with our customers.

Secure Your Home This Summer!

With the mercury finally rising and summer holidays on the horizon, the temptation to leave windows open while you are out increases. Of course, we all love the feel of a gentle breeze blowing through the house on a hot stuffy day, but to would-be home intruders a window lift even slight ajar, is an invitation that some just can't resist. Leaving your home while you set out for your annual fortnight in the sun can also be a green light to unsavoury characters if you have not taken safety precautions before you leave. We already know that burglaries are...

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Crime on the increase throughout Surrey

The staff at Lockrite Security have put together a list of local crime reports throughout Surrey. We have seen an increase in crime being reported in the local news and online sources but instead of having to check lots of websites you can keep up to date in one place. Burglaries On The Rise Crime data was provided by the office of national statistics. Find out how much crime is in your area with our Local Crime App, if you think you live in a safe neighbourhood you thought wrong! Surrey Crime Round Up CCTV images released after burglary at...

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The Definitive Home Security Guide for the Elderly

As an older pe­rson, you may sometimes feel vulnerable when you are at home on your own. Even if you are living with your spouse or other family members, it can sometimes seem that the world is an increasingly dangerous place and that times have changed, and not always for the better. At Lockrite we take the security of our elderly customers very seriously – so we have written this in-depth guide to help you find the right security for your needs.

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Forecourt Eye launched to reduce crime at Petrol Stations

Early this year The Daily Mail reported that driving away from a petrol station without paying for fuel is no longer considered a crime. The decision came about after Devon and Cornwall Police said it would not investigate forecourt crimes unless there was obvious proof of criminal intent. The force has blamed budget cuts for their decision but this leaves countless business owners at risk. Where does this leave Petrol Station owners? Many business owners install CCTV systems with a Digital Video Recorder to capture evidence of criminal activity so Police can investigate. This method is effective at reducing crime...

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