Category Archives: Press Release

Primary school development receives award for achieving Secured by Design crime prevention standards

A primary school development in Kilmarnock, Scotland, which brings together two schools on a new site, has been …read more


SBD member company’s DNA spray convicts nuisance riders

A spray with a unique marking code being used by police to identify criminals riding mopeds and motorcycles, …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


University students receive cycle security tips from police and SBD member company Master Lock after spate of bike thefts

Students who cycle to their lectures at Glasgow Caledonian University have benefited from crime prevention advice from local …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


Motorcycle tracking system company BikeTrac helps recover 750 bikes and receives accreditation from Secured by Design

BikeTrac, a company behind one of the UK’s most successful motorcycle tracking devices, has had its state-of-the-art tracking …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


Prestige Products’ letterbox guard protects homes from arson and other attacks

A business that produces a blocking and safety device for your letterbox to prevent criminals fishing for your …read more


SentrySIS crime reporting and monitoring software gains accreditation from Secured by Design

SentrySIS, an innovative online crime reporting and monitoring software, has received the police accredited Secured by Design accolade …read more


Door and window company Aston Lynch joins SBD with plans to expand its range

A door and window company that only launched in May this year has joined Secured by Design (SDB), …read more


As evenings get darker earlier National Home Security Month 2017 launches with SBD endorsing key crime prevention messages

National Home Security Month 2017 launches today (Monday, 2 October) to highlight the importance of home security during …read more