Thursday, July 29, 2010

How to Stop Home Break-Ins ? Eight Simple Tips to Prevent Burglary and Enhance Security

How to Stop Home Break-Ins รข€“ Eight Simple Tips to Prevent Burglary and Enhance Security
Burglars break into a home every 15.4 seconds according to the FBI. It’s the most common threat to your home’s security. With some minor changes, you can protect your home from break-ins.
Burglars want to get into a house quickly and quietly, so if you make your home difficult to break into, they’ll usually move on. Here are eight easy ways to make yourself less of a target and beef up the security on your home.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Guardian Guard Services to Protect COBO Hall, Other City Facilities

Guardian Guard Services is pleased to announce that they have been selected to provide professional security guard services at the Detroit Regional Convention Center (COBO Hall) and eighteen City of Detroit facilities, which will provide over 100 full time jobs for local residents.

Some of the facilities Guardian will protect include the Detroit Police Impound, several Health Centers, Recreation Department Activity Centers, Department of Public Works sites, Historic Fort Wayne and Detroit Administrative Buildings. Up until 2007, Guardian had provided security officers at COBO Hall for nearly 25 years.

David Beeler, Guardian Guard General Manager, “We are pleased and excited to return to COBO and to once again have the opportunity to provide the City of Detroit with outstanding professional protection and safety, while providing a significant savings to the city budget.”

Guardian Alarm, parent company of Guardian Guard Services, is one of North America’s largest independently owned security companies. Founded locally in 1930, Guardian’s continued success comes from combining cutting edge technology and innovations with the basic values that come from being a local family owned company for 80 years.

About Guardian Alarm Company:Guardian Alarm offers home and business security systems throughout Michigan, Ohio, Florida and Canada. Guardian also offers medical alarms throughout North America and security guard services in select areas. Contact a Guardian Representative at 1-800-STAY-OUT (800-782-9688) or for more information or a free security consultation.

Thursday, July 8, 2010

DETROIT: Elderly woman assaulted

Detroit police are seeking a suspect in the sexual assault of an 85-year-old woman.
A family member found the woman semiconscious June 22 on the floor of her home on Mitchell.
The suspect is described as a black male, 45-50 years old, 5 feet 10 to 6 feet tall with a dark complexion and full salt-and-pepper beard.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the sex crimes division at 313-596-1950 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-SPEAK-UP (800-773-2587). Anonymous text tips can be sent directly to police at 847411. Text tips must start with the letters "DPD," followed by the tip information.

Thursday, July 1, 2010

Fire safety warnings are always in style

According to a new study, Home Structure Fires, from the National Fire Protection Association, home fires account for 92 percent of fire deaths that occur in structures. These fires cause an average of 2,840 civilian deaths each year.