Plain Old Telephone Service (POTS) Update

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What is POTS? Plain Old Telephone Service (aka POTS) is the legacy analog copper phone line previously used in communication systems including fire detection, burglary alarms, gate entry systems and a range of business integrations. The technology used by non-POTS phone lines can prevent alarm signals from effectively communicating. Today’s technology utilizes Internet Protocol backed up by a cellular network. … Read More

Safeguarding Your World: Sonitrol Pacific’s Comprehensive Security Services

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In an increasingly complex and interconnected world, ensuring the security of your business, assets, and people is paramount. Sonitrol Pacific, a leading name in the security industry, offers a range of services designed to provide comprehensive security solutions to businesses across various industries. With a presence in several cities, Sonitrol Pacific is a trusted partner in safeguarding what matters most. … Read More

Atlanta 911 Operator

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Atlanta 911 Operator Listen to a call from Sonitrol Pacific to the authorities about a burglary in progress. LISTEN TO THE AUDIO SCHEDULE A FREE ASSESSMENT

Everett Pharmacy

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Pharmacy Theft Attempts End in Arrests Live security audio of a burglary in progress at an Everett pharmacy allowed police to arrest two suspects and recover stolen drugs. A Sonitrol Pacific Operator received an activation of the audio security sensors inside the Community Health Center of Snohomish County’s Everett Pharmacy. The Operator heard what sounded like a saw followed by … Read More

Church Security

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Audio security activates, burglars arrested, church property recovered Officers arrested two people suspected of burglarizing a church after Sonitrol Pacific’s audio security system detected a break-in in progress. A Sonitrol Pacific Operator received an activation from the Sonitrol Pacific security system at a Church in Snohomish and heard prying and tapping sounds over the live audio sensors. She immediately called … Read More

Seattle Espresso Stand

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Audio security thwarts burglary Sonitrol Pacific security audio of movement inside a Seattle espresso stand led to the arrest of one suspected burglar December 9. A Sonitrol Pacific Operator received the impact-activated alarm from the Seattle espresso stand just after 2 a.m. She heard a crashing noise followed by what sounded like glass breaking and movement, and called Seattle Police. … Read More

Car Dealership in Wilsonville

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Audio Sensors Detect Car Dealership Vandal Deputies arrested one man and charged him with felony vandalism after Sonitrol Pacific’s audio security system inside a car dealership detected the man outside on the car lot. Just after midnight, Operator Michael Young received a signal from the impact-activated audio sensors inside the car dealership. Listening to live audio, Young heard a man … Read More

More Church Security

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Security Audio from a Church Break-in Members of the Stanwood Police Department and the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Department took five suspects into custody after Sonitrol Pacific’s operators heard noises indicating an attempted break-in in progress. The suspects actually broke into an area of the church that isn’t secured by Sonitrol Pacific, but the audio sensors detected them anyway. At the … Read More

Our 5000th Arrest

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Our 5000th Arrest Sonitrol Pacific earned our 5,000th apprehension with the arrest of three suspected burglars by Portland Police December 6, 2008. You’ll hear banging noises as the suspects break-in through the roof, then police arrive. At the end, you’ll hear police talking while a K-9 unit clears the building. They talk about the effectiveness of our security and their … Read More

School Burglary Thwarted

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Audio security, K9 unit catch school intruders Audio security sensors detected sounds of glass breaking and voices leading a Sonitrol Pacific operator to alert police to a burglary in progress at a Washington middle school. After midnight, one of our Operators  received security system activations from a science classroom in the school. She heard what sounded like glass breaking and … Read More