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Perimeter alarms will notify you each time anyone enters your property. So if it’s UPS, you can grab… Read moreThe weather outside may be frightful to you, but it could be a welcome sight to burglars who take advantage of winter conditions to break into homes. While you’re busy keeping your pipes from freezing and scraping ice from your car’s windshield, burglars are busy planning their entry into your home. It can be hard to monitor your property’s security when you’re worried about all the other maintenance winter weather brings. Here is how winter weather affects your safety and security systems. Snow on camera lenses Should snow build up on your camera lenses, then any footage they captured won’t be much good.

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01.14.2007 | 34 Comments

The alerts can be silenced by pushing the Test/Silence button for a minimum of 3 5 seconds or using the app, but be aware that this is only temporary and you will need to identify and fix the problem until the alarm will sound again you get 15 minutes in case the sensor detects smoke and 4 minutes when the sensor detects high levels of CO. The Onelink Safe and Sound smoke/CO alarm can interconnect with other Onelink alarms, so, in case there’s a fire in the kitchen, all the devices will sound the alarm and will tell you the room where the emergency originates. Furthermore, OneLink Safe and Sound works well with the Apple HomeKit home automation hub compatible with the Apple Home app and it has embedded Amazon Alexa Voice Services I’ve got to admit that one of the reasons why this device caught my attention is the integration with Alexa, especially after seeing it working with Linksys Velop and Netgear Orbi. The Onelink Safe and Sound smoke detector also comes with a mobile app which allows you to choose the location of the device, interact with Siri, see the status of the sensors, adjust the NighLight, mute/unmute the microphone, play music and more. Furthermore, you will also receive notifications for any changes which occur in your house even if you’re not at home. Note: Inside the package, you can find the Onelink Safe and Sound smoke / CO alarm, a mounting bracket and additional hardware, as well as a User Manual and a Quick Start Guide the product comes with a 3 year limited warranty.

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01.14.2007 | 16 Comments

In 1998, 3,000 CCTV systems were in use in New York City. The studies included in the meta analysis used quasi experimental evaluation designs that involve before and after measures of crime in experimental and control areas. However, several researchers have pointed to methodological problems associated with this research literature. First, researchers have argued that the British car park studies included in the meta analysis cannot accurately control for the fact that CCTV was introduced simultaneously with a range of other security related measures. Second, some have noted that, in many of the studies, there may be issues with selection bias since the introduction of CCTV was potentially endogenous to previous crime trends. In particular, the estimated effects may be biased if CCTV is introduced in response to crime trends. It has been argued that problems of selection bias and endogeneity can be addressed by stronger research designs such as randomized controlled trials and natural experiments. A 2017 review published in Journal of Scandinavian Studies in Criminology and Crime Prevention compiles seven studies that use such research designs. The studies included in the review found that CCTV reduced crime by 24 28% in public streets and urban subway stations. It also found that CCTV could decrease unruly behaviour in football stadiums and theft in supermarkets/mass merchant stores. However, there was no evidence of CCTV having desirable effects in parking facilities or suburban subway stations.