Let’s Talk – Feeling Safe When Out

Unfortunately, it is becoming extremely common for people to feel unsafe when they are out in public. Whether this is because of a previous experience, their own anxiety, or just the feel uneasy in an area. Making yourself feel safe is something that should always be a priority. So, today we are going to share some ways you can make yourself feel safer when out. Let’s use a scenario, you have been shopping and now it’s time to head back to your car. Maybe it’s dark, or you feel as... Read More »

Let’s Talk – Feeling Safe At Home

When you purchase a home, it is important that you feel safe here. If you are not feeling safe, you need to do something about it. When you do not feel safe in your home, you are likely to spend less time here. Meaning it isn’t worth you owning the property. This is why we want to share some ways to help you feel safe at home. If you want to feel safe at home, consider changing the locks on your doors. One of your main worries may be that... Read More »

Video Doorbells – The Affordable Way To Prevent Crime

Video Doorbells are becoming more popular as time progresses, with more people investing in this piece of equipment every day. It is one of the most affordable products for homeowners that helps them to play their part in preventing crime. Today, we are going to share with you why video doorbells are an affordable investment for preventing crime. If you do not already own a video doorbell, we highly recommend that you invest in one. They are the most affordable way to prevent crime on your property. A video doorbell... Read More »

Lets Talk: Replacing Your CCTV Cameras

There is a huge misconception amongst businesses and property owners that CCTV cameras will simply last forever and this is not the case. CCTV cameras will not last forever and we can’t express this enough! If you own CCTV cameras, it is likely the company you purchased these from offering you a protection maintenance plan. Whilst you may think this is only a way for the company to gain more money, it’s not. It’s so you can save money by having your CCTV cameras maintained. When your cameras and situated... Read More »

Lets Talk- Neighbourhood Watch

Neighbourhood watch, something that you may see signs for all-around local neighbourhoods, but you may not fully understand what these actually mean. Neighbourhood Watch is a completely free service, that relies on donations to continue to run. It also relies on neighbours in a certain area to look out and protect each other. It is essentially having each other back. Keeping eyes on the street at all times for your neighbours. Whilst you may think, isn’t this what neighbours should do. Whilst in most cases, yes it is. Some neighbours... Read More »

What is involved in retail security services?

We are often asked exactly what it is that retail security officers do. The answer can vary greatly depending on the company providing the service and even which branch you find yourself working in, but here is a general idea of some of the duties you might encounter while protecting your local shopping mall or department store: Security patrols; Monitoring surveillance systems; Carding (or checking) people who enter restricted areas; Checking receipts at exits to ensure that everyone has paid for any items they take with them; Verifying licenses of... Read More »