About the author  ⁄ Erik Helin

Erik is the chief Copywriter with BrickHouse Security. Hailing from the Midwest (Wisconsin), Erik moved to NYC in 2010, securing a job at BrickHouse shortly thereafter. Outside of work he writes about music, does freelance advertising work, and wastes his life on the internet. Aside from no-brainers like cheese and beer, Erik enjoys music, travel, TV, his cat, and Brooklyn.

hidden camera jewelry thief brickhouse blogEvery once in a while we get the pleasure of being contacted by a customer who used one of our products to solve a problem in their life. This year we’ve already heard harrowing stories from Whitney Matney and Diana Valentin; now it’s Amy Albertson, a Pennsylvania woman plagued by a home burglar.

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parricidalEvery now and again here at BrickHouse we get to use our products to support charities and other good causes. Last year, we helped sponsor a cross-country motorcycle ride for child abuse prevention. And now, for the next 45 days, we’ll be providing live tracking of filmmaker Ryan Davy cycling the entire 1300-mile perimeter of Michigan for family peace.

Click here to follow the trip, which begins Sunday, in real time. To zoom in, double-click your left mouse button; to zoom out, double-click the right button. Learn more about the cause here.

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pix11 081313A recent U.S. District Court judge’s ruling has stated that New York’s controversial “stop-and-frisk” program violates citizens’ rights. The ruling also mandates for a new system of personal surveillance that will work in conjunction with the program in precincts around the city.

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