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Pop-a-Lock Vs. The Ultimate Lock

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Pop-a-Lock Vs. The Ultimate Lock

The Ultimate Lock invited Pop-A-Lock, a nation wide locksmith company, to try and get through our lock. Pop-A-Lock responded by bringing along their best 30 locksmiths from all around the nation to try and defeat The Ultimate Lock. Each member had a full set of bump keys, rakes, hooks, professional bump hammers, tension guns, and an electrical lock pick device. The first member to break into the lock won $50 to sweeten the deal. Watch the video below and find out what happens when pop-a-locks top 30 locksmiths go up against The Ultimate...

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Five Ways to Improve the Security of Your Home

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In order to ensure that you and your family are safe, you will need to install an number of security features in and around the home. These features will help to protect your home from break-ins, robberies and other potential security breaches. With so many different security features out there, it can be tough to know what will be best for your needs. This article provides five ways that you can improve the security of your home in no time. Alarms Alarms are a popular type of security feature that are used on many residential, commercial and...

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Man Assaulted and Robbed in Home Invasion

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Man Assaulted and Robbed in Home Invasion

By: WITN Eastern Carolina Police say two men have been charged after a home invasion-style robbery early Thursday morning. Greenville police say Terrell McMillar and Irfann Gray, both of Greenville, were nabbed minutes after the crime was reported to them. Police say the victim, Rayon Artis, reported two men got into his home on Boardwalk Lane using a key.  Artis was assaulted and his wallet and debit card were taken. Police said they saw two men matching the description of the gunmen going into a nearby apartment at Summer Green.  McMillar...

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Stabbed and Robbed during Home Invasion

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Stabbed and Robbed during Home Invasion

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are looking for the men who stabbed a 54-year-old man during a home invasion robbery in Torresdale Wednesday night. It happened in the 9300 block of Walker Street just before 11 p.m. Authorities say two men followed the victim home, forced their way into his apartment and then stabbed him in the chest with a knife from the kitchen during a scuffle. Fortunately, the victim pressed a medic alert button that was on a table in his home. The suspects heard approaching sirens, grabbed an iPad and some...

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Home Invasion turns Deadly

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Home Invasion turns Deadly

By Brandon Blackwell, Northeast Ohio Media Group CLEVELAND, Ohio — U.S. Marshals on Tuesday arrested the suspected getaway driver in a December home invasion that ended with one suspect dead and two others charged with the murder of their accomplice. Lee Collins, 26, was taken into custody about 9 a.m. at a home on the 400 block of East 120th Street, according to U.S. Marshals. He was charged in December with the murder of accomplice Robert L. Brown, officials said. Collins is accused of waiting outside a Rudyard Road home on Dec. 17...

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Elderly Woman Bound during Home Invasion

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Elderly Woman Bound during Home Invasion

By Karina Ioffee Bay Area News Group DUBLIN — An elderly woman was tied up by three assailants in a home-invasion robbery Monday night, police said. The 80-year-old resident was asleep when three men broke into her home, tied her up, and demanded money and other valuables around 9 p.m. at the home in the 5100 block of Cerreto Drive, according to Dublin police. The suspects stole an unspecified amount of cash and jewelry. The woman was not injured and notified a neighbor, who called the police. No arrests have been made in the case,...

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71-Year-Old Beaten During Home Invasion

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71-Year-Old Beaten During Home Invasion

by 13News Now 12:55 p.m. UPDATE: Authorities tell WVEC.com that Fields has been arrested. YORK COUNTY – A 71-year-old man was beating up and robbed in his Yorktown home. The home invasion happened February 20 on Barham Blvd. and authorities believe they know who’s responsible. Information about the crime and the image of 25-year-old Quinton Derek Fields Jr.was posted on the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office’s Facebook page. Fields Jr., known as “Q” and “Scoot,” is wanted on charges of robbery,...

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Mother and Children Escape Home Invasion

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Mother and Children Escape Home Invasion

By Caroline Bleakley LAS VEGAS - Metro Police took a suspect into custody after a home invasion involving a family in a northwest Las Vegas neighborhood Thursday morning. According to Metro, the situation started around 5 a.m. near Lake Mead Boulevard and Buffalo Drive when the suspect observed the husband leave the home to go to the market. Metro Sgt. Steve Candelas said the man entered the home and held a woman and her three children hostage. He demanded the woman’s car keys and money. The woman was able to contact 911. She locked...

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Father and Son Shot during Home Invasion

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Father and Son Shot during Home Invasion

SALIDA (CBS13) – Stanislaus County sheriff’s deputies continue to search for multiple suspects after a home invasion sent a Salida father and son to the hospital with gunshot wounds. Around 8 p.m. Wednesday a family living on Sun Valley Court came under attack when as many as five robbers forced their way into the home, held the family at gunpoint and demanded cash and jewelry. The father and son, 15, began fighting with the suspects while the mother and an 8-year-old son ran to a neighbor’s house for help. During the struggle the father...

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Choosing The Right Lock For Your Doors

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There are so many different locks on the market, with each one carefully made to fit certain types of door. If you are looking for the perfect lock to safeguard you and your family, then this article will help you gain a better understanding of the different locks available on the market, and also give you an idea of which type of door they are best suited to. Cylinder Locks Cylinder locks are an important part in of many different lock systems and can come with a single, double or thumbturn cylinder. They are commonly used in PVCu doors and...

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Woman Shoot in leg during Home Invasion

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Woman Shoot in leg during Home Invasion

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A woman was shot in the leg during a suspected home invasion on Sunday, Sacramento Police said. According to police three men between the ages of 17 and 21 forced their way into a home on Crandall Avenue, just west of Marysville Boulevard. During a struggle with the woman over her purse, one of the suspects fired, hitting the woman in the lower leg. Her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. After the suspected home invasion, the suspects fled on foot with money and...

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