“Be careful what you post on social media” doesn’t just apply to saying something offensive; it could end in your home being burgled!
The world of social media is a vast one, well past sharing images with one another, social media is often used to track your whereabouts and your scheduled plans; great for keeping up with your friends but not so great for the security of your home.
Recent video footage released of Mexican Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ shows that even with CCTV, there can be security breaches. That’s why Eurolink Security believe in using a multitude of different systems for securing your property.
People often ask what security system they should have installed to protect their home or business. Should they get a basic motion sensor setup to track if somebody is in the room and activate the alarm system if it is armed, or should they go for something more advanced such as window vibration sensors?
Although I live in Glossop, I do a lot of my installations in the surrounding area, places like Buxton, Stockport and Manchester. On my travels I tend to see a lot of businesses as well as homes in the High Peak. For most of these homes it’s apparent that their home security could be greatly improved with work from an approved home security expert like Eurolink Security.
Crime has always been an issue and unless people start taking preventative measures it will always be an issue. Don’t wait until you need home or office security because by that point it’s too late. Taking steps to prevent and deter crime are the only ways to truly make a difference to your local crime statistics.
According to a report from Derbyshire Constabulary, the past few weeks has seen a rise in crime on Glossop’s streets. Police in Glossop have noticed a rise in shoplifting on the streets of the High Peak town. In an effort to crack down on this increase in crime, Glossop police will be using plain-clothes officers in an attempt to stop this increase of thefts.
We often compare a secure home to Fort Knox, the U.S. Bullion Depository in Kentucky, said to hold the gold wealth of America. While there are many conspiracies and theories surrounding this mysterious location, one thing that many people do agree on is that it is one of the most secure buildings in the world.
So what makes Fort Knox so secure, and can you make your home that secure? The short answer is… no. Eurolink Security might have a wide range of excellent security systems that we can install for you to keep your home secure, but Fort Knox is on a whole other level. Let’s see what makes Fort Knox what it is.
As the world of security is moving more and more towards wireless access and internet accessible security systems, Eagle Eye Networks have released a paper recently titled 12 Security Camera System Best Practices: Cyber Safe. The paper focuses on the dos, don’ts, tips and faults that every security system connected to the internet should follow.
CCTV is an evolving area of surveillance and with this evolution comes many new ways that CCTV cameras can be used. It used to be about security, security and security but you might be surprised how people are using CCTV systems today.
Here are just a few ways that people are using CCTV today: