The Garage Door Lock

If your garage is attached to your home—or if you keep anything of value in that area—you should put into action these tools to keep trespassers out.

Garage Door Lock - Being in Action

Studies done on home security on the topic of garage door break-ins identifies the following awareness that there is a weak point in the garage door opener. The way to exploit that weakness is called the Garage By Pass Technique. This garage door safety release mechanism can be tripped from outside of your garage door with nothing more than a coat hanger.

The Garage Door Lock

The landscape of crimes against women in the United States consists of the following categories:

  • crimes of domestic violence,
  • sexual assault,
  • dating violence
  • and stalking

Domestic violence can be defined as a pattern of abusive behavior in any relationship that is used by one partner to gain or maintain power and control over an intimate partner.

Bureau of Justice Statistics, Female Victims of Violence, September 2009, NCJ 228356

Shannan Catalano, Ph.D., Erica Smith, Howard Snyder, Ph.D., and Michael Rand

  • According to the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, women experience about 4.8 million intimate partner-related physical assaults and rapes every year.
  • Less than 20 percent of battered women sought medical treatment following an injury.
  • One in five women and one in 71 men have been raped in their lifetimes and nearly 1.3 million women in the U.S. are raped every year

U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Criminal Victimization, 2014

Jennifer L. Truman, Ph.D., and Lynn Langton, Ph.D., BJS Statisticians

  • Crimes that were not reported to the police
  • 232,960 women in the U.S. were raped or sexually assaulted in 2006
  • That’s more than 600 women every day
  • A significant number of crimes are never even reported for reasons that include the victim’s
  • feeling that nothing can/will be done and
  • the personal nature of the incident
  • One in every four women and one in every seven men have experienced severe physical violence by a current or former spouse, boyfriend, or girlfriend

US Census Bureau, National Crime Victimization Survey

  • growing up in a violent home may be a terrifying and traumatic experience that can affect every aspect of a child’s life, growth and development. .
  • children who have been exposed to family violence suffer symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, such as bed-wetting or nightmares,
  • and were at greater risk than their peers of having allergies, asthma, gastrointestinal problems, headaches and flu.”

Stalkers victimize approximately 5.2 million women and 1.4 million men each year in the U.S, with domestic violence-related stalking and often the most dangerous.

In addition, women who experience physical abuse as children are at a greater risk of victimization as adults, and men have a far greater (more than double) likelihood of perpetrating abuse.

Family Violence Prevention Fund, The Facts on Children and Domestic Violence


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