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“We are delighted to have joined SBD and to be supporting the police crime prevention initiative” - On Board Defence Ltd join Secured by Design

Banbury’s On Board Defence Ltd is one of the latest companies to join Secured by Design (SBD), the national police crime prevention initiative.

Established in 2002, and based in the UK, On Board Defence Ltd design, develop and innovate security products predominantly for the aftermarket automotive and insurance sectors.

Originally pioneering the way in protecting vehicle catalytic converters with the CATLOC® brand, with products in this range now protecting over 200,000 UK vehicles, the company’s portfolio has grown to include a variety of bespoke security solutions supplied to vehicle manufacturers, fleet, trade and retail to protect their vehicles both in the UK and abroad.

On Board Defence join SBD with multiple solutions currently available in the marketplace, one of which is their StopTrack®, having achieved Police Preferred Specification.


Standard security provided with vehicles is often quickly and easily bypassed by new devices that use technology to steal vehicles. StopTrack has been developed to offer protection against all known vehicle theft methods deployed by the modern-day thief, including Cloned keys, Radio/relay attacks and Electronic compromise.

Full installation is included with a StopTrack purchase and carried out by the company’s expert installation team.

You can find out more about the company and their SBD accredited product here:

Paul Chase of On Board Defence Ltd said: “We are delighted to have joined SBD and to be supporting the police crime prevention initiative. This enables the police to access and recommend our approved solutions to the people that need them most and also provides additional assurance to the public that the products they are purchasing have been independently tested and approved”.

SBD Development Officer Doug Skins said: “It has been a pleasure to sign On Board Defence as a new member company of Secured by Design. Their StopTrack product is an excellent addition to the range of products to tackle vehicle theft that are accredited by SBD”.