Increased Use of Bump Keys Creates Vulnerability

Sonitrol Pacific Security Resources

By Pamela Singleton, Director of Communications
Posted March 24, 2008

Lock bumping is a lock picking technique that uses specially created lock bump keys to open locks. Designed for use by locksmiths, lock bumping keys have become readily available in the past few years and create means and opportunity for burglars. Learn about risks and solutions at or check out this news report on bump keys, or this Campus Safety journal article. If you have any questions, please contact your Sonitrol Pacific Security Consultant or Customer Service Representative. Not yet a client of Sonitrol Pacific? Call us at 1.800.898.1899.