Fearless dog chases bear from neighbor’s yard
WEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man is promising to give his neighbor's dog a steak for chasing a black bear from his backyard.
Mark Stinziano tells WABC-TV his home security camera...
SCRANTON — City man Eric Stevens opened a new home security business earlier this month in North Scranton. Monster Security at 2329 N. Main Ave., sells Honeywell and 2GIG security equipment, and is an affiliate of NorthStar Alarm Services to protect homes and businesses against break-ins, fire and flooding. He also markets smart home technology, including thermostats, lights and locks. Monster opened Jan. 1, and Stevens, who before worked 15 years in retail operations and management, said he hopes to help strengthen the community against crime and lesser untoward mischief by meeting with neighborhood watch and other community groups. — JON O’CONNELL
At the holidays and throughout the year, personal and home security is a concern. Protection of self and property is a fundamental component of feeling safe, and this is especially true in our homes. So, if you're in the market to buy a home, be mindful of security during your search.
SAN FRANCISCO — Nest’s new home security camera is supposed to be so smart that it can identify people it’s been introduced to.
Face to Face with Nest’s smartest home security camera
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nest's new home security camera is supposed to be so smart that it can identify people it's been introduced to.
AP Tests Nest’s Smartest Home Security Camera
Security consulting group ranks Greenwich No. 1 as place to raise a child
GREENWICH — The town of Greenwich turned up in the number one spot on a list of the safest communities to raise a child as ranked by a security-consulting organization.
According to SafeWise, an online trade organization that promotes home security and bills itself as “The authority on safety and home security news, Greenwich “consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in America.
Andráe Thierry was at work when a self-proclaimed salesman arrived at the door of his Beaumont home.
His arrival activated a recently installed smart doorbell system, allowing Thierry to see and speak to the man through an app on his mobile phone.
"I just kept thinking, 'who is this guy?' And before I could press the button to talk to him,
he tried opening my storm door," the 35-year-old said.
MANOR, Texas (AP) — A 7-year-old boy was bitten by a dog in his Central Texas neighborhood in an attack caught on home security video .
Manor (MAY'-nor) police tell KXAN television station the dog's owner will be getting city ordinance citations for having an unregistered dog, an unprovoked attack, no proof of rabies vaccination and having an animal at large. That amounts to $400 in fines.
Personal and home security are concerns whether you're old or young, single or married, a parent or not. Protection of self and property are fundamental components of feeling safe, and this is especially true in our homes. So, if you're in the market to buy a home, be mindful of security during your search.
Millions of homeowners seek to secure their homes, families and belongings with a home security system. In fact, last year, across the country, the Better Business Bureau received nearly 600,000 inquiries from consumers researching alarm system companies. BBB also received complaints from consumers about less-than-ethical companies attempting to get them to switch their alarm service, often by knocking on the door and claiming to be their current provider offering an "upgrade," or saying their current alarm service is out of-business or was sold to the door-to-door salesperson's business.
Kris Jenner wants to get her house windows tinted as a security measure.
The 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' star is keen to up the security on her home after her daughter Kendall Jenner had her house burgled and her other daughter Kim Kardashian West was robbed at gunpoint in Paris.
Speaking to her family about the decision, she said: "I would worry about someone walking down the street and looking in here. It's a security measure."
During their investigation into the death of a woman last December, Cary police seized the motherboard of her home security system, according to search warrants unsealed Tuesday.
The body of Nalini Tellaprolu, 51, was found in the garage of her home, at 2107 Roland Glen Road, on Dec. 17 by her teenage son and another person, police said.