Teen Dating Violence
Posted on: August 4, 2015 by

Teen Dating Violence A Growing Problem

This story on Teen Dating Violence is about a District Attorney in Westchester County, New York who is committed to breaking the cycle of abuse among young people. In the article she cites several facts about patterns of teen dating violence which just happen to mimic domestic violence in so many ways such as cutting […]

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Domestic Abuse Victim
Posted on: August 3, 2015 by

Proven Ways To End Domestic Violence

There is a nationwide organization called Safe Horizon that may not be familiar to you. They are the nation’s leading victim assistance organization. Their mission is to provide support, prevent violence and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities. Domestic violence is a blight on the landscape of the United […]

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Survival In Wilderness
Posted on: July 30, 2015 by

Survival Stories: Are You Kidding Me?

In the business we are in, self-defense and home security products specialists, we hear some pretty amazing stories. But at least, in our opinion, none of them can match stories of survival. I have to admit that I am not much of a reality TV show enthusiast. But maybe I am changing my mind because […]

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Streetwise Logo
Posted on: July 28, 2015 by

Tips On How To Use Pepper Sprays Properly

In today’s article we’re discussing what pepper sprays are but more importantly tips on how to use them properly. In our informative story ‘Everything You Need To Know About Pepper Spray’ I cited an article in the journal Medical News Today that defined pepper spray or OC (oleoresin capsicum) spray “as a lachrymatory agent (meaning […]

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hornet stun gun
Posted on: July 27, 2015 by

Three Of The Smallest Stun Devices

In our highly regarded story about Stun Guns we discuss in great detail what stun devices are, how they work and most importantly how to use them. In that story size is one of the six categories that differentiate them from each other. It used to be that the bigger the stun device, the more […]

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Cartoon burglar
Posted on: July 23, 2015 by

Is Your Home Worth Protecting?

Ya, ya we know; you’re saying to yourself, what a stupid question. Well folks if it’s so stupid, why are so many homes left unprotected with unlocked or even open doors and windows-eh? Case in point: drive down any residential street and note how many garage doors you can find open or how many windows […]

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College Campus Women
Posted on: July 21, 2015 by

College Campus Assaults-Where Are We Headed?

When we raised the question about your daughter’s safety in college we quoted a Time magazine article from May 2014 that called America’s campuses hazardous places for young women especially those just beginning their college experience. To some that may seem like an oxymoron. When you think about a college campus most people see idyllic […]

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Posted on: July 20, 2015 by

Latest Burglary Busting Tools

Of course every city is different, but in general, home burglary is the biggest threat to homeowners everywhere no matter what city you live in. Here are some of the reasons why! First of all you should know that one in every six homes falls victim to burglary annually. As we explained in a story […]

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Busted Burglars
Posted on: July 16, 2015 by

Burglar Alarm Busts

Last December we did a story about Burglar Alarms where we explained how motion sensors work and the difference between active and passive motion sensors. We also cited a Department of Justice white paper on burglary that said burglary is “still the second most serious crime in the United States accounting for 18% of all […]

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Cheating Spouse
Posted on: July 14, 2015 by

A Better Way To Catch A Cheating Partner

We pointed out in our story about Hidden Spy Cameras “Infidelity is such a big problem in the United States and elsewhere that it keeps private investigators employed-many on a full-time basis. Getting a hidden camera and documenting infidelity issues is a lot cheaper than hiring a private investigator.” In today’s article we will explain […]

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