Crime Statistics

Don't become another statistic. Get protected today.
Face it… crime is everywhere these days. Intrusion, burglary and assault affect millions of families and homes every year. So, why take the risk? An alarm system from Control Security gives you 24-hour protection… and peace of mind.

 

Consider the numbers…
2.1 MLLION
burglaries a year in the U.S
9.9 MILLION
property crimes
$4 BILLION
in lost property

 

Homes with security alarms:
Up to 20x
less likely to be burglarized
Avoided by 90%
of burglars
Protected 24/7
against intrusion & burglary


What does this mean to you?
• Homes & businesses like yours are burglarized every 14 seconds.
• Less than 15% of burglaries are solved every year.
• More than half of residential burglaries take place during the day – whether you're at home or away.

Sources: 2004 & 2006 FBI Uniform Crime Report, U.S. News & World Report & Portland Police Bureau

It's a fact… alarm systems really work!
The numbers don't lie. Time and time again, statistics show that homes with security systems are safer than those without them. Our alarm systems can safeguard your family immediately – from not only burglary, but many other threats, including fire, carbon monoxide and medical emergencies.

• 412,000+ fires occurred in homes like yours in 2006
• 1 in 14 people need medical attention from household injuries
• 200 people die every year from carbon monoxide poisoning in the home
Sources: U.S. Fire Administration & National Safety Council

Don't risk losing everything. Talk to a Control Security Professional today.