Burglar Alarm Systems

Security systems do work. It is a fact. Many burglars are scared off just by the presence of a security system, and according to STAT Resources of Boston, MA, 90 percent of police believe alarms deter burglar attempts. Are you at risk for a burglary? The unfortunate answer is yes – we are all at risk. In 2011, 2,188,005 burglary offenses were committed in our country according to the 2011 FBI Uniform Crime Report with a burglary occurring every 14.4 seconds. Losses due to burglary totaled an estimated  $4.8 billion; overall, the average dollar loss per burglary offense was $2,185. For more FBI Uniform Crime statistics visit the FBI site

But, the good news is you can fight off these intruders with the installation of a professionally monitored electronic security system. There are also many other ways to secure you home and protect your loved ones including using deadbolt locks on doors, trimming shrubbery around your home, installing outside lighting around the perimeter of your home, and yes even buying a dog can help. For more information on other ways to secure your home – Download the FARA Guide to Residential Security

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