is an incredible place to live. Chatham has climbed significantly in the Money Sense ranking of Canada’s Best Places to Live
, and the community has banded together to ensure Chatham continues to climb higher on that list.We Want To Help Protect You
In addition to affordable housing, and declining unemployment, Chatham-Kent provides a high quality of life, great climate, short commute times, and most importantly a great sense of community.
Unfortunately, recently Crime Snapshot statistics show that burglaries are up 190% in Chatham-Kent. While a home security system isn’t for everyone in Chatham, we wanted to provide Chatham residents with a home security resource that will help keep your home and business safe.
Since we started sponsoring the Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week
we’ve become more aware of local crime with events like breaking and entering, burglary, and malicious damage to property. If you are a homeowner in Chatham, Ontario we encourage you to invest in keeping your property, family, and belongings protected against such crimes.
We studied crime patterns in Chatham on the Interactive Crime Map
, and while some areas in Chatham have higher crime rates than others, non are entirely crime-free.
If you want to reduce the chances of falling victim to this type of criminal activity, it is essential to ensure you look into home security systems.
But first, let’s define what a home security system actually is.
In our recent post: How Home Security Systems REALLY Work
, we described that a home security system or alarm system is actually a set of objects working together that keeps you, and your valuables (family, assets, business) safe.
While you may not have a ‘professional security system’ installed at your Chatham home today, you likely already have elements of a security system in place with items such as deadbolt locks, motion lights, and fire alarms. All of these elements working together, can help you boost your home security.