Category Archives: General News

Bluesky Certification Launched

Simon Beer has launched Bluesky Certification, specialising in the certification of doors, windows, glass and fire resistant products.
“Our …read more


Patlock has been awarded SBD

Patlock is the home security product and visual deterrent for French Doors and Conservatories. Designed and developed in …read more


Estimating the carbon footprint of crime

Policy makers currently examine the economic and social impacts of crime, but the environmental impacts have not, to …read more


Acorn Windows awarded SBD renewal

Paddy Tipping, Nottinghamshire Police Police and Crime Commissioner, presented Acorn Windows (Nottingham) Ltd with their Secured by Design …read more


Product design students thwart the thieves

A range of anti-crime products designed by Huddersfield students catch the eye of an expert crime prevention panel …read more


Schools Interactive Guide Now Live

The latest SBD interactive guide, this time covering school design, has been added to our website. The guide …read more


New era for Secured by Design and ACPO CPI

The national police project Secured by Design and associated crime prevention activities have been owned and operated by …read more


Summit Roofguard directors sentenced in case brought by Trading Standards

The directors of Summit Roofguard Ltd, trading as Status Glass, have been sentenced to custodial sentences in relation …read more


Neighbourhood watch research highlights gaping home security hole

The average Briton moves home eight times in their lifetime
11 per cent of the UK population moves home …read more


Gate Safe – five years of making gates safe

September 2010 – September 2015
23 September 2010 marks the fifth anniversary of Gate Safe – the charity founded …read more


Skyguard Personal Alarm give confidence to Circle Housing’s lone working staff

In order to alleviate the risk to its lone working maintenance team, Circle Housing Property Services has introduced …read more


Reynaers at Home helps to design out crime ahead of October deadline

Reynaers at Home is leading the way with its long-standing ‘Secured by Design’ accreditation across a range of …read more


Advanced Laser Imaging work at heart of reopened murder case

Cambridgeshire Police announced in a Press Conference on 11 June 2015 the reopening of the investigation into the …read more


Automatrics awarded ACPO Secured by Design membership

Automatrics have received the coveted Secured by Design (SBD) Award for Automatrics MTrack products. The Automatrics MTrack Stolen …read more


Raising the benchmark against ATM ram-raid attacks

Acketts continue to drive quality and standards, as the first company to be awarded Secured by Design certification …read more