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Retail Business Security Tips

For any retail store, security can and should be a major concern. Shoplifting is a constant and costly problem, with retailers facing an up hill battle trying to maintain the bottom line. According to a National Retail Federation survey, loss of inventory cost the retail industry $48.9 billion last year. […]

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Alternatives To a House Key

Getting locked out of your house can be a real pain. Whether you left your keys inside, or maybe at work; you don’t want to be locked out of your home or office.  In this day and age, leaving a spare key under a doormat, is like inviting people to […]

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Drug-Related Robberies on the Rise

In areas all around New York City, abuse of pharmaceutical drugs, as well as heroin, has been on the rise for years. On Staten Island alone, there were over 100 reported heroin and opioid related overdoses in 2016. When drug abuse in communities is on the rise, crime rises with […]

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How Burglars Choose a Target

How Burglars Choose a Target

A study performed by researchers at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, looked into what caused burglars to rob homes. The research team interviewed over 400 men and women who were incarcerated for burglary crimes. The study looked into a variety of parameters, such as burglary strategies, modes of […]

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New Year’s Resolution, Invest in Home Security

New Year’s Resolution, Invest in Home Security

When it comes to our families, we all want to do whatever we can to protect them. Every year, people make New Year’s resolutions, from getting fit to improving relationships, and so on. This year, make a New Year’s resolution towards providing quality security and protection for your family. The […]

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Burglary Rates Spike During the Holiday Season

The holiday season can be a stressful time of the year. Buying gifts, cold weather, kids out of school, decorating the house, in-laws… But what can make it all even worse? Burglary. Tis the season for thieves to strike again. The peak times for burglaries in America are the Summer […]

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Honeywell Security and Full Home Automation

Honeywell Security and Full Home Automation

Video Surveillance Corporation is a full service, licensed and insured security contractor, serving New York City and the surrounding area. We feature the Honeywell brand of quality security products, install and service alarm and intrusion systems, interior and exterior video surveillance systems, intercoms, home automation, access control and many other […]

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Security and Service You Can Trust for Alarm Systems

Did you know that we install and service alarm systems? Fact is, we’ve been installing and servicing them for over 15 years. We feature the Honeywell line of security products, we’re fully insured, and licensed by the State of New York. Our company provides central station monitoring for burglary, panic, […]

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When to Change Your Locks

When to Change Your Locks

Having a monitored alarm system is always a good form of self protection, but many people don’t really pay too much attention to the other facets of a good security plan. The locks on your doors are extremely important for your family’s protection. Your doors are an essential part of your home security, […]

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5 High Tech Security Options For Your Home

high tech security for your home

Modern home security technology is always advancing, and so are the tactics of modern home burglars. Old school methods of keeping your home safe, like outdated security systems, are child’s play to some of today’s criminals. Upgrading to high-tech protection methods not only helps keep your family safer, but these […]

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