” You have two choices: You can bury your head in the sand and hope for the best, or be proactive and get yourself some eyes on the scene. ” – Perry Myers, President of the U-Spy.
A thought provoking piece written by Jennifer Graham from deseret news discussing personal surveillance in your home. Perry Myers, president of U-Spy, was asked to speak on the topic as well! Give it a read, you don’t want to miss out!
As a service to you, we are supplying you with some helpful tips to keep your video security system up, DVR and cameras, and running well. A little prevention or self help can save you money and keep your system healthy. Continue reading →
Uber and Lyft have really taken off in popularity recently, especially in big cities such as L.A, New York City and Chicago. Have you ever felt uneasy getting in a ride with an ‘Uberly’ complete stranger? As a passenger of an Uber or Lyft ride, you should know there are products available to purchase that may help you feel a little more secure.
Pepper Sprays are great and pack a huge punch! There are many different varieties in different shapes, sizes and potency. Each state and or city may have there own regulations in regards to what is allowed to be carried, so we recommend checking your local regulations before purchasing any pepper sprays. In general, all states allow Pepper Spray but some limit the maximum potency to 10%. Others require that you purchase the spray in the state you reside.
The OC (oleoresin capsicum) level represents the potency. The highest OC pepper spray we carry is 18%. We would recommend you carry the max for your safety if your state allows. Along with pepper spray it may be helpful to carry a personal alarm. The alarms sounds a loud sound that scares the attacker and notifies persons nearby. With these two items, you will have two methods of protection covered. Some personal alarms have a decibel as high as 130!!
Safety isn’t limited to just passengers. Drivers should also cover all aspects for safety as well as passengers. For drivers it is also a good idea to have a pepper spray on board. We recommend you have video surveillance as well to prevent any “he said she said” scenarios that may occur. There are a wide variety of dash/vehicle cameras available. To help make your decision please see the YouTube video below!
Buying a GPS tracking device can be a hard decision. Deciding if you need to see the information live or if you can wait till you have the tracker back in your hand to see the logs. Please see the video below to help you decide. In the video we explain what the differences are so making that decision can be easier for you!
There are many types of Counter Surveillance devices on the market and it might be difficult to choose which unit will work for you. Please see the video below explaining the different types of Counter Surveillance devices and what they are used for. Hopefully this will help you choose what device or devices will work for your specific situation!
CBS Chicago interviewed the President of the U-Spy Store concerning the value of placing security cameras at the front door of your residence or business. The interview took place on Friday, December 30, 2016, and aired on January 3, 2017, at the Chicago U-Spy Store location at 2406 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60647.
There are a lot of different recording devices available for consumer purchase these days. Hidden Surveillance cameras can range in looks from your everyday household objects like a clock radios all the way to objects that are not so covert.
A lot of people ask why should I use or carrying pepper spray. Responses for those questions quite are simple. Walking the dog or jogging late at night, getting out of work late, taking public transportation or having an ex-partner who is stalking or harassing. Continue reading →
The holiday season is a big time for thieves and vandals as some of you may have experienced. Halloween, Christmas and Hanukah decorations are ripe for the picking or destroying. We see a huge increase in customers scrambling to get security cameras (Spy Camera Detector) installed before the decorations go up. Continue reading →
In the world of the Internet, you need to be careful where you buy. GeoVision has a great product which often times leads to counterfeit products. Due to the issue, GeoVision has created a page on their website that will help customers find the places where to buy products safely. GeoVision will not honor warranties for any products purchased on unauthorized websites such as:
Any auction websites
Securitybestbuy dot com
DinoDirect (Customer Reported Counterfeit cards!)
Allgeovision dot com
Allmilestonesystems dot com
Allsecurityelectronics dot net
Gvdvrcard dot com
Surveillent dot net
Salestores dot com
supplyCCTV dot com
Buyers beware when purchasing GeoVision or any other products that may be counterfeit or otherwise not covered under the GeoVision warrantee. Continue reading →