Secured by Design

Secured by Design (SBD)

Secured by Design (SBD) is the official police security initiative that works to improve the security of buildings and their immediate surroundings to provide safe places to live, work, shop and visit.

SBD’s product based accreditation scheme – the Police Preferred Specification - provides a recognised standard for all security products that can deter and reduce crime.

There are currently many hundreds of companies producing thousands of attack resistant crime prevention products, across 30 different crime categories, which have achieved Police Preferred Specification.

Accredited Product Search

Accredited Product Search

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Police Preferred Specification products

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SBD Member Companies

SBD Member Companies

Companies that have achieved Police Preferred Specification status

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Design Guides

Design Guides

Design Guides to assist the building, design and construction industry

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Catalytic Convertor Theft

Catalytic Convertor Theft

Read advice on how you can prevent Catalytic Convertor theft with security marking

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