Tag Archives: Home Invasion

One Man’s Trash: Does the Garbage You Put on the Curb Make You a Target for Theft?

We’ve shared many home security tips in the past here at ITS, from everything on how to prevent garage door break-ins, to… View Article

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Securing Your Life: The Ultimate Guide to Home Security

Physical security of your home is one of the most important things to consider. Burglaries, vandalism and home invasions make… View Article

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Peeple: Get a Photo of Who’s Knocking at Your Door

Yesterday, I was watching the developments from the International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, like I do each… View Article

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Beat The Clock: Most Burglaries Take Place in Minutes

What can you do in eight minutes? Check your e-mail, make a quick lunch, run to the store? Eight minutes… View Article

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What To Do in the Crucial Three Hours after a Burglary

The first three hours after you’ve discovered that you were burglarized are very crucial. During these first hours, you have… View Article

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The 3 Phases of Kidnapping and How to Prepare Mentally

Jaycee Dugard described walking to the school bus stop on the day of a fifth-grade field trip and being zapped… View Article

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National Handcuff Day: Why is Law Enforcement Still Using this Early 1900s Design?

I thought that with National Handcuff Day being officially recognized today, I’d take a few minutes and ask “Why is… View Article

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Dogs of Defense: Considerations for Purchasing a Protection Dog

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Dogs of Defense

3 of 5 in the series Dogs of Defense If you have made it this far in our series, hopefully… View Article

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Dogs of Defense: K-9s for Home Invasion Protection

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Dogs of Defense

1 of 5 in the series Dogs of Defense This is the first article in a follow-up series to our… View Article

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Why You Should Learn How to Pick Handcuffs to Escape from Illegal Restraint

Yesterday, a Baltimore couple was handcuffed by Police impersonators during a home invasion, where the man was subsequently shot in… View Article

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