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Vicom Helps London Underground Protect Key Depot with Innovative Security Solution from MOBOTIX

MOBOTIX AG, a leading manufacturer of digital high-resolution, network-based video security systems has released details of a project for London Underground (LU) using innovative thermal imaging technology to protect a service depot. At one of its service depots, LU began a security upgrade project that needed to take into account the limitation imposed by the…

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Digging for Metal: The Daily Haul Taken from Building Sites

VPS Site Security launches campaign to highlight seriousness of construction site theft * 92% of sites experience theft on a regular basis * 1 in 5 building sites suffer losses weekly from stolen plant and equipment * Industry costs run at a staggering £2 million a day Construction sites are magnets for theft and vandals,…

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Codelocks introduces new SMART locker lock

Combines keypad and smart card access with the ability to set access codes from a remote location and manage through NFC-enabled tablet. Codelocks has announced details of a new SMART lock that provides flexible access for end users and makes it faster and easier for operators to manage and control access to large numbers of…

Mitie Plc. Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, 2015.  Credit: Ed Robinson/OneRedEye

Mitie secures E.ON security contract

Mitie, the facilities management company, has been awarded a security contract with E.ON, one of the world’s largest electric utility service providers. Mitie’s Total Security Management business was successful in the competitive tender process in securing a two plus two year contract at all of E.ON’s UK sites delivering 24 hour security personnel. Mitie was…

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A Lock Pick with Leverage

Got a mortice lock that needs picking? The Multi Gauge Mortice Lever Lock Pick has been designed for ease of use, functionality and effectiveness on multiple mortice locks, and is available now from Tradelocks! Designed by leading locksmith professional Chris Belcher, this fantastic lock pick is made to open all curtain bolt thrown mortice locks,…

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How to Stop Retail Theft in the Run-Up to Christmas

Increased footfall during the Christmas period can also mean a rise in retail crime, which can be devastating for small businesses. Here, Dr Steffan George, development director of the Master Locksmiths Association (MLA) – the leading trade association for the locksmithing profession – advises retailers on keeping their shops and businesses secure in the lead-up…

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Locksmith Saves Toddler Bound in Packing Tape Inside Locked Car

An 18-year-old mother is accused of taping up her toddler with packing tape and leaving him in a car for hours. Detectives and witnesses said the 16-month-old was wrapped in cellophane packing tape. The tape was wrapped around his face covering his mouth, and around his wrists and ankles. And then, investigators say, the mother…

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SuperVAG Key Makes Car Key Creation Super Easy

Tradelocks introduce the solution to creating VAG Vehicle car keys in ALL key lost situations. As all auto locksmiths know, it can be time consuming and challenging to create keys for VAG vehicles when the original keys have been lost or no longer work. Often it is complicated and ends up being expensive for the…

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Hikvision’s All-in-One Security Terminal Wins CCTV Innovative Achievement Award

Hikvision, the global leader in innovative video surveillance products and solutions, has won the CCTV Innovative Achievement category in the Detektor International Awards 2015 for its revolutionary DS-7600NI-E1/A All-in-One Security Terminal. Launched in March 2015, the DS-7600NI-E1/A looks like a simple monitor, but integrates video recording, storage, and display in one compact unit. According to…

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GJD’s Mini Opal external PIR detector now available in white

GJD, an award winning British manufacturer of professional external detector equipment and LED illuminators, today announced the debut of its white coloured Mini Opal external PIR detector. An inconspicuous detector with adjustable detection range and Lux level settings, the Mini Opal’s advanced technical features respond to all security sector requirements. The Mini Opal is designed…

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