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Silverline Security Accused of Duping Elderly Vivint Customer

A Utah resident was paying two alarm bills for two years after a Silverline Security representative allegedly tricked her into signing a new contract.

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To combat deceptive door-to-door alarm sales, ADT has launched a reward program that will award $25,000 to anyone who can provide proof that an alarm company is training its employees to be deceitful. Ashley Willis · May 27, 2014

Grandview Police arrested two Security Networks salespeople for impersonating ADT representatives and misleading an elderly woman into updating her security system. SSI Staff · March 13, 2014

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine filed a lawsuit against Orem, Utah-based Vision Security this week, alleging that the firm misled customers and failed to honor cancellation requests. August 06, 2013

Vivint has agreed to pay $55,000 in a settlement with the Kansas Attorney General’s office for using deceptive sales practices that violate the state’s consumer protection laws. March 17, 2013

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To settle a civil lawsuit with the Contra Costa County (Calif.) District Attorney’s office for unethical sales practices, Pinnacle Security must pay $525,000. February 04, 2013

Vivint has set the residential security world ablaze with exceptionally fast growth and a $2 billion sale price. In an exclusive interview, the company’s maverick CEO Todd Pedersen explains how innovation trumps competition, the value of growing a business one customer at a time and why everyone should have a security system. He also discusses expanding into commercial security, solar energy, wireless Internet and more. By Scott Goldfine · January 31, 2013

Police are seeking two men accused of targeting minority-owned small businesses here with a fraudulent video surveillance camera company. November 15, 2012

Police here have urged homeowners to beware of fraudulent sales representatives from Orem, Utah-based Vision Security, who are allegedly lying to customers and forging contracts. October 31, 2012