Review Category : Security News

Seasons Thievings: The Top 5 Most Shoplifted Items of 2013

shoplifted products 2013The 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.

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BrickHouse Security Saves Jesus for 8th Year in a Row, Offers Free GPS Tracking of Nativity Scenes and Holiday Displays

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.

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Penn. Woman Uses BrickHouse Hidden Camera to Thwart Burglar Within Hours

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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BrickHouse Security Honors Wounded Warriors with New Scholarship Fund

$10,000 immediate-use scholarship will help defray education costs for those wounded in the line of duty

10k scholarship PR imageNew York, NY — BrickHouse Security, a premier supplier of surveillance and security solutions to consumers, the law enforcement community and government agencies, announced a new scholarship program that gives back to those who have given so much.

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How the Masses Misuse Social Media (Infographic)

twitter infographic imageTwitter and other social media outlets have made it easier than ever to track the real-time response to current events and controversies. We did just that, and the results are about as unsurprising as they are unfortunate. Looking at important international events side-by-side with celebrity controversies, we found out a bit about where people’s priorities lie.

 

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Melissa Medema Found Guilty of Endangering the Welfare of a Minor – Child’s Mother Shares Her Story

Melissa Medema guilty 3At the beginning of 2013, we were contacted via Facebook by Whitney Matney, an Arkansas mom who had just endured the horror of catching her babysitter abusing her daughter on hidden camera. Now 9 months later, a verdict has been handed down. What follows is Whitney’s personal account of the conviction, trial and sentencing, and her feelings on the outcome – in her own words. Also included is footage of the abuse (warning: disturbing images):

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