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Home Security Experts Address Recent Uptick in Baltimore County Break-Ins

2018 did not begin well for some homeowners in Baltimore County. A string of home break-ins that began in October 2017 continued into January 2018, and showed no immediate signs of abating. Baltimore County Police arrested three suspects in late January, but the increase in the number of residential burglaries left many Baltimore County residents…

5 Ways You Might Unknowingly Be Inviting Burglars to Break into Your Home

How vulnerable is your home to a break-in? Homeowners in the mid-Atlantic region may be sending inviting signals to burglars without realizing it. See below for five common signs that burglars look for when choosing a house to target. Home surveillance cameras are proven deterrents to theft.  Maryland Security Professionals provides customized residential video surveillance…

Successful Strategies for Preventing Crime in Gated Communities

The benefits of living in a gated community include privacy, exclusivity, and security. While criminal activity is reduced in gated communities, there is no guarantee you will not be the victim of a crime. Private homeowners and homeowners associations can enhance their protection against burglary and other crimes by partnering with an experienced residential security…

3 Reasons to Add License Plate Recognition Cameras to A Security System

License plate recognition cameras, also known as Tag Rec cameras, are changing the way law enforcement tracks down criminal suspects. The cameras, which can be affixed to either stationary or mobile objects, are proving invaluable in a wide range of applications and settings, including construction sites, gated communities, commercial properties, parking lots and garages. Tag…

The Most Important Qualities of an Exceptional Security Guard

A good private security guard brings far more to his or her job than just a uniform. Maryland Security Professionals provides elite armed security guard services for businesses and individuals throughout the state. Through our years of experience, we have identified at least five qualities that characterize superior security guards. 1. Situational Awareness Guards that…

Common Golf Course Security Concerns

Golf courses present security challenges that are as unique as the individual courses themselves. Neither private nor municipal courses are immune from risks of vandals, thieves, and trespassers. And did you know that golf courses in locations outside of populated areas might cover more than 150 acres of remote terrain? The Annapolis-based private security firm,…

5 Tips to Safeguard Your Home

You might be surprised what burglars look for when they’re casing your home. Without realizing it, you might be doing things each day that make your house an attractive target for thieves. What do burglars look for when they are planning their next heist? Here are five tips to discourage criminals from invading your sanctuary….

YouTube Shooting Highlights Value of Armed Workplace Security

The recent shooting at the headquarters of YouTube, a Google-owned company, has highlighted the security risks of open corporate campuses. As a result, several corporations are reevaluating their workplace safety measures, including the engagement of armed guard services. Maryland Security Professionals has vast experience in all aspects of corporate security. We provide a range of…

4 Reasons to Hire Executive Protection

Prominent executives, celebrities and other VIPs, as well as court witnesses and political candidates, attract a lot of attention, both positive and negative. The highly-skilled executive protection experts at Maryland Security Professionals put their law-enforcement experience and training to use in protecting clients and offering peace of mind. Here are some reasons to consider hiring…