Contact details for local Crime Prevention Design Advisors or Architectural Liaison Officers
View our free to use 3D virtual toolkit for planners, architects, and developers to help build an understanding of security in developments and best practice solutions
Look through all the current Secured by Design members. Check which products meet our high standards.
Look through all our FREE burglary prevention tips for all home owners and tenants. Including advice if you are on a budget.
If you are an architect, police officer, local authority, housing association or developer and working on a new development or refurbishment we have all the information on security you need.
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October 1 marks the start of National Home Security Month (NHSM), a nationwide initiative, supported by Yale, which runs throughout the month and is designed to create awareness around the importance of home security.
Secured by Design focuses on crime prevention of homes and commercial premises and promotes the use of security standards for a wide range of applications and products.
The principles have been proven to achieve a reduction of crime risk by up to 75%, by combining minimum standards of physical security and well-tested principles of natural surveillance and defensible space.
Our objective is to reduce burglary and crime in the UK by designing out crimethrough physical security and processes.