Are Asian gold owners more at risk of break-ins?

Domestic burglary cases presented on the news have become more and more distressing in the last few months. We can’t help but feel worried about our safety, but at the same time, breathe a sigh of relief that it wasn’t our home that was targeted. Unfortunately, this is not the case for some Asian families living in the UK. With …

Crime In Your Postcode Area Revealed

Interactive maps at Safeguard Security are used to reveal the approximate amount of criminal incidents reported to the police in a chosen location. The interactive map allows you to explore and compare crime levels and determine how many criminal incidents occur in your local area each month. To use, simply enter the postcode or place name that you would like …

Top 10 Tips To Protect Your Home At Christmas

It may be the season of giving, but that doesn’t mean you should give away too much. While Christmas may be all about goodwill and peace to fellow man for many, for a select few, this time of year is the perfect opportunity to commit a crime. It’s a sad state of affairs but Christmas time is an incredibly prosperous …

An Inconvenient Truth – Crime stats are not as they seem in the UK

A recent article in ‘Professional Security’ magazine detailed that the recent so called crime statistics in England and Wales, were manipulated to meet targets. With 45 years’ experience in the police and commercial security industry, the article written by Jim Gallon explains that this evidence released in November of last year, came to light through the recent testimony of former …

The Rise of Gold

Gold is a chemical element, but it is most commonly seen manifested in pieces of jewellery, religious artifacts or decorative objects. The reason for Gold being a popular choice when it comes to these types of objects is that it has a low melting point and a high malleability, which means it is easily manipulated. The precious metal has a …