Security Audit Example

The goal of security is to make your property a less appealing target.

Things to look at

Road Facing Yard

  1. Determine if Trees and/or Shrubs obstruct Line of Sight?
  2. Determine if Trees and/or Shrubs provide Hiding Spots for someone?
  3. Are Flood Lights Present and Working?

 

Exterior Door and Door Frame Area

  1. Deadbolt Hole determine if 1 inch deep. One way to check if the area that the arrows are pointing at in above picture does not touch the strike when full inserted in hole then hole is not 1 inch deep
  2. Is Screen Door Present? (This Suggestion is from Peel Regional Police)
  3. Is the Door Rubbing or hard to move
  4. Screw length the longer the better,Recommended length is (3 to 4 inches)
  5. Is there a Peephole or Window close to Door?