Security audio, alert operator detect break-in at Parr Lumber

Officers arrested one suspected burglar after Sonitrol Pacific Operator Jessica Culver heard the break-in at Parr Lumber and called authorities September 30. Culver heard glass breaking, men’s voices and sounds of movement inside the building over the Sonitrol Pacific audio security sensors and called police. She continued to listen to keep police informed of what was happening and heard banging … Read More

A little fresh air and more

The winter 2011 edition of our “Safe at Home” home security newsletter is out.  A little of what you’ll read there: Improving homes’ indoor air quality Soggy, wet winters that melt into soggy, wet springs do little to draw us out into the fresh air, making it important for us to increase the quality of air in our homes and … Read More

Gate Security, Monitored by Expert Monitoring Center, Ensures Trespassers Caught

Police caught two people trespassing inside the courtyard of a Portland area high school after Sonitrol Pacific’s electronic gate security detected the entry September 17. Operator Minta Christopherson received the security system activation from the school’s courtyard gate just after 1:00 a.m. and called Oregon City Police. Police officers arrived at the school within minutes of Christopherson’s call and caught … Read More