Police advise vigilance after a spate of burglaries in Bullwell

Police are investigating a number of burglaries that have taken place in Bulwell in the space of a couple of days. Officers from the Bulwell Forest area are asking residents to be vigilant following the break-ins. The first burglary was in Bannerman Road on May 19th and saw a car, house keys and work bag … Read morePolice advise vigilance after a spate of burglaries in Bullwell

Burglary on the rise in Nottinghamshire

Burglaries in Nottinghamshire are on the rise, despite falling crime figures in England and Wales. Official numbers from the Office for National Statistics reported 4,520 domestic burglaries across county in 2013 – up 12% in just one year. This was much higher than any other county in the East Midlands and almost as as many … Read moreBurglary on the rise in Nottinghamshire

Lock Snapping – BBC Watchdog

Lock snapping is a destructive method of entry that burglars are using to gain access to homes fitted with Upvc doors, the method is prevalent in the North of England and is spreading involves breaking/snapping the euro lock fitted in your Upvc door and removing to expose the internal locking mechanism and manipulating it to … Read moreLock Snapping – BBC Watchdog

Protect your valuables with a marking system

Marking your property makes it less attractive to thieves. Traceable property may be more difficult for an offender to sell on, particularly items that have been visibly marked. Marking your property also increases the chances of you being reunited if it is stolen and later recovered. Follow the advice in this section to help keep … Read moreProtect your valuables with a marking system

Upvc door hinge adjustment

One of the most common faults for a broken multipoint on a Upvc door is down to the door being misaligned, ignoring this fault will cause damage and eventually break the multipoint lock leaving you with a door that won’t open or won’t lock and a repair bill. So how do you know if your … Read moreUpvc door hinge adjustment