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Alarm Companies: Take Caution When Hiring Installers and Subcontractors

Alarm companies need to perform their due diligence when screening potential employees, especially those that you will trust in a customer's house. Extensive background checks are a must when hiring installers,…


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Orlando police have arrested security guard Stephen Michael Duxbury on charges of first-degree murder, sexual battery and burglary after police say he strangled a 27-year-old woman to death at her apartment complex. SSI Staff · November 02, 2015

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