Members of the Crips hand-select teams of burglars to prey upon homes in wealthy Los Angeles enclaves, police say, sometimes hitting actors, musicians and sports figures.
SSI Staff · March 31, 2017
The mayor of Lakewood, Ohio, says he wants to stop wasting police and life-safety resources on false alarms.
Steve Karantzoulidis · November 02, 2016
The wife of a U.S. Senator waited two hours for police to get to their home after their burglar alarm sounded, prompting some Cleveland City Council members to call for hearings on the issue.
Scott Goldfine · April 06, 2016
The charitable goods store in Buffalo hopes a donated security camera system will prevent future thefts.
SSI Staff · January 04, 2016
Are your customers worried their current alarm system only detects and reports? Consider these additions to their security system in order to better protect their business or home.
Bob Dolph · November 20, 2015
Guardian Burglar Alarm, which serves the greater Detroit area, offered to help the house of worship after a burglar snatched hundreds of dollars.
SSI Staff · November 18, 2015
A Greenwood, Ind., jewelry store was robbed of nearly all of its inventory on the night of Sept. 9 when burglars cut a hole in the steel roof and climbed into the store. The police spokesperson said the dropped into the building "like Batman."
Stephen Sellner · September 17, 2015
SSI Staff · August 31, 2015
Following the Detroit Police Department's recent declaration that it would no longer respond to burglar alarms without verification of an actual break-in, the alarm industry is gearing up to contest the policy, which takes effect on Aug. 22.
August 16, 2011
In the 2011 Law Enforcement Security Industry Study, police and sheriffs provided tips on how alarm companies can strengthen their relationships with law enforcement. Read on to see the responses.
Scott Goldfine · July 26, 2011