ADT Bismarck, North Dakota

Keep Your Home And Family Safe With Adequate Security
Becoming a victim of a crime can be one of the worst things that happen to someone’s personal security. A crime at a home can turn a happy home into a stressful and a worrisome place to be. Will the criminals return to the crime of the scene? No one should live their life like that. Installing a home security system is the best way to protect someone’s peace of mind, and could eliminate a larger loss in the future. Older security systems should be upgraded to meet today’s security requirements that include broken glass, doors opening, and security cameras. Bismarck’s Crime Rate There are 33 crimes per square mile. There are only 17 crimes per square mile in the rest of North Dakota. The national median is 32. Compiling the crime statistics of the FBI, the city was rated sixth in the state for highest crime level. Some areas of the city are very dangerous, and criminals don’t just terrorize their neighborhood, they look for other places to go. There is only one police department, and it’s located at 205 N. 1st St., and their telephone number is (701) 667-3455. It can be difficult for the police to get from one side of the city to the other which can delay help to those that have been victimized by a criminal. What Can Someone Do To Reduce Their Change of Being A Victim? It’s always better to be proactive instead of reactive and an alarm system can help achieve this. Security systems today have unique features that can meet the owner’s needs. It can deter criminals from attempting to enter a home when they see a security system for home protection proudly displayed in a yard. A criminal will avoid a home with a security system in the same way someone will avoid somewhere if there’s a “Beware of Vicious Dog” sign. Criminals also have the uncanny ability to know which homes have security systems and which ones don’t. They will definitely find rob one that does not have one. What Security System Companies Are In The Area? There are several security system companies to choose from in the area. They are: Select Security, LLC, Bismarck, ND (701) 426-6287Whitetail Security System, Bismarck, ND (701) 222-2224New Vision Security, 1805 Michigan Ave., Bismarck, ND (701) 222-8888Simtech Incorporated, 215 Airport Rd., Suite 4, Bismarck, ND (701) 751-6002Great Plains Security Systems, 513 E. Bismarck Expy, Suite 18, Bismarck, ND (701) 222-8817 What Types Of Security Can A Home Alarm System Offer? Security systems today have 24-hour monitoring. An alarm can be set while someone is at home or away. It permits an owner to lock their home through a push of a button. If there are children in the home, an alarm will call out to let someone know a door is opened. This is a great feature to prohibit children from getting outside or a criminal inside completely undetected. There are sensors that can be installed on the glass in the event it’s broken. This can send off an alarm to the monitoring company to contact the police and a siren will go off in the home. In addition to this type of security, it can have sensors for fire and carbon monoxide installed to alert a family there’s a problem. Are There Additional Features For A Home Security System? Security cameras are a great addition to a system. They can be monitored by a security company, through the internet by the owner, or recorded onto a DVR in the home for review later. It can let a homeowner know if they forgot to shut the garage door and what’s going on around their home or in their home 24-hours a day. If there’s a questionable event, they will have the video to review to determine if it’s something that needs more investigation. When a security system can’t be connected to a land line, a cell phone unit is available. This means the system will always be able to contact the police even if the telephone lines are cut. It can be placed in a hidden location within the home. It’s impossible for someone to watch their own home during the day and night. Neighborhood watches are a nice thing to have, but it doesn’t eliminate a criminal from sneaking through the bushes and hiding behind cars to slip through an open window of someone’s home. Some homeowners believe owning a gun is their best defense against a burglary. The problem with this theory is they’re not always able to home to protect it. There’s always someone monitoring the home when a security system is installed. One of the biggest benefits of One of the biggest benefits of a security system is it can save money on homeowner’s insurance. This type of insurance is mandatory in many homes, and the insurance company will offer a reduced rate if the home’s protected by a monitored system. The discount varies, but normally ranges from 10-20% by adding this additional layer of protection. Monitoring a home remotely is another great feature the security systems today offer. Even if someone is on vacation thousands of miles of way, they’ll know what’s going on by viewing security cameras on their telephone or a computer. The system can also be armed or disarmed remotely and can turn a household light on or off. It can control the air conditioning or heating systems, and so much more.