Unless you’ve been living on (relatively temperate) Mars, odds are you’ve noticed that it’s really, really cold out there. What you may not have noticed, however, is the frosty silver lining in the polar vortex: a dip in crime.Read More →
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.
The holidays bring both the best and worst out of people. On one hand the spirit of the season causes unparalleled acts of charity, and on the other, criminal-minded opportunists look for any excuse to take advantage. So in the spirit of taking, we offer our list of the top 5 most shoplifted items this holiday season.Read More →
Jesus saves, but who’s saving Jesus? Nativity scenes continue to be targeted by manger marauders and heretics of all stripes — and predictably, the baby Jesus is the most popular target. But for the 8th year in a row, BrickHouse Security is doing something about it.Read More →
Every 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.Read More →
A month after autistic teen Avonte Oquendo went missing from a New York public school, lawmakers and educators alike are looking for solutions on how to ensure that it doesn’t happen again; for Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY), the answer may lie in GPS tracking.Read More →
While the past decade has seen airlines stripping away everything but the bare necessities from planes (I think they charge for pressurized cabins these days), one new addition, an advanced GPS tracking system, could make air travel faster, safer and more efficient.Read More →
Every 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
ridefor 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.