Security Blog


  • Children Security Recommendations from PCI SecurityTeach your children to never answer the door not just to strangers.
  • Children should know how to dial 911 make it simple always tell them 911 not any other number.
  • Children, even young ones, should know their name, address, and phone number (put it in their cloths).
  • Caution teenagers about “blind dates” or meeting someone they do not know or someone they met on the Internet, we see this go bad weekly on our patrols.
  • Let children know they should not give out personal information, such as home address, absence of adults, etc. over the phone or on the internet or in public places.
  • Teach children to (Scream it) say NO to strangers or even people they know if they are uncomfortable with the situation. Most abusers are someone you and they know well.
  • Teach children how to get out of the house and where to go in case of emergency (hide old cell phones they all dial 911) but test first per State.


  • Combat Daily Crime by PCI SecurityUse quality locks on all entrances, including service doors and gates.
  • Don’t leave keys “hidden” outside of your home.
  • Keep doors locked even when you or family are at home, yes this means the inside garage door.
  • If you have bars on your windows, review fire safety and escape routes with your family.
  • If you have a security alarm, check and use it, also buy a large noisy siren vs the common weak speaker.
  • Keep your garage door secured when you are at home and insure it’s closed before you leave your street.
  • Vary daily routines and avoid predictable behavior patterns.