Category Archives: Home Security

Iconic art venue opens in heart of Cambridge displaying an SBD certificate!

Kettle’s Yard, the University of Cambridge’s modern and contemporary House and Gallery and the former home of one-time …read more


Six council homes built to SBD standards near Great Yarmouth

A development of six new council homes at Gorleston-on-Sea, near Great Yarmouth, has received an award from Secured …read more


Lights, camera, action: introducing the benefits of roller garage doors

It’s a sure sign of belief in a product when a managing director willingly steps forward to appear …read more


First security standard for access control units in the UK announced on US company website

A new dedicated standard for access control systems for improved building access control in the UK was announced …read more


Urban Front where a passion for natural hardwood doors opens a niche high-end market

A married couple who took a bold decision to quit their professional careers in London to see how …read more


Fordham House awarded Secured by Design Gold Standard

Located on the corner of Birmingham Road and Clopton Road, Stratford upon Avon, Fordham House has been awarded …read more


Winning students dig deep to come up with ‘brilliant’ crime prevention garden for prestigious 2018 show

Two mature students have won the opportunity to design and build a ‘crime prevention’ garden for display at …read more


SBD National Building Approval gathers pace with 3,000 buildings added over the last six months

An innovative scheme run by Secured by Design (SBD), the national police crime prevention initiative, which makes it …read more


Police and Crime Commissioners receive tips on home security from Secured by Design

Security measures that can help protect your home and possessions from burglary were presented to 30 Police and …read more


Taylor Wimpey receives SBD Gold Award for new homes at Estover, Plymouth

A Taylor Wimpey development of 68 homes in Plymouth has received a Gold Award from Secured by Design …read more


Police and Crime Commissioner speaks out in support of ‘brilliant’ SBD crime prevention work at North Prospect, Plymouth

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon & Cornwall Police, Alison Hernandez, has said that the ‘brilliant’ partnership …read more


Plymouth Community Homes development at Porsham Heights gains crime prevention Gold Award from Secured by Design

The first homes on a new housing development at Porsham Heights, Plymouth, have received a Gold Award from …read more


Nearly 2,000 homes near Cambridge Biomedical Campus have been built to SBD crime prevention standards

Many of the 4,000 new homes being built close to the fast-expanding Cambridge Biomedical Campus have been signed …read more


How SBD crime prevention techniques have cut crime by 62% on a former ‘Cinderella’ housing estate

The largest housing development in the South West of England, which has had police crime prevention techniques embedded …read more


SBD exhibits at MLA EXPO in Telford – the largest show of its kind in Europe

Kenny McHugh, SBD Development Officer, with Justin Freeman, of the MLA
Secured by Design (SBD), the national police crime …read more