Our Home Security Products & Services – ADT Security Melbourne
Whether it’s small business or complex security solutions, ADT Security Melbourne can help to ensure the safety of your home or business. Using our Grade 1A monitoring centre we are able to monitor and help protect leading businesses in Australia.
We have a wide range of security products and monitoring systems for personal home or business premises. We specialise in security alarms and monitoring, sophisticated smoke alarms and personal alarms (IndiPendant) to help protect you and your family.
ADT Security Melbourne also offer service and maintenance of your existing home security systems. Why not add live video streaming to your security package or take advantage of other home automation solutions?
ADT provides you with the latest security technology to protect your home from intruders. ADT understands that all homes have different needs and requirements for their security and as such conducts a FREE in home professional security assessment. Our suite of intruder detection products allow ADT to protect your home from unwanted intruders. We have products that protect entry points to your home i.e. doors and windows and we have products to monitor and protect the inside of your home. Our product range includes passive infrared detectors (PIRs or Motion detectors), door and window sensors and break glass detectors.
Smoke & Heat Detection
An ADT Security system can integrate with smoke and heat detectors to offer an extra layer of protection to your home and family. Our smoke detectors are active 24/7, so whether your alarm system is armed or not, you can rest assured knowing the smoke detector is always on to help you and your family in the event of an emergency. If smoke or heat are detected in your home our 24/7 monitoring team will attempt to contact you and your emergency contacts so that the appropriate action can be determined.
An ADT home security system features a duress alarm button to help protect you and your family. In the event of this being activated our 24/7 monitoring team will attempt to contact you and your emergency contacts so that the appropriate action can be determined.
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Crime Stats Melbourne
Crime is a major issue for many residents and business owners in Melbourne today. It’s important to know the statistics so that you’re prepared ahead of time should anything happen to your business or property. That’s why ADT Security, using data from the Victorian Police, has analysed the most common types of crime against homes and businesses in Melbourne overall, and at a suburb-by-suburb level.
The first thing we looked at were the most common crimes in Melbourne between 2015-2019. According to the Victorian Police, ‘Theft’ is most common crime in Melbourne, with almost three times more offences than the second most common category – ‘Burglary / Break & Enter’.
Crime Trends in Melbourne between 2015-2019
Next, we looked at the trend in these crimes to see how they have changed over time. As shown in the graph below, ‘Theft’ peaked in 2017 with 119,850 recorded offences but then dropped to 106,267 in 2019. Similarly, ‘Burglary / Break & Enter’ peaked in 2017 of 37,480 recorded offences and then dropped to 26,293 offences in 2018/2019, a decrease of nearly 30%.
Melbourne suburbs with the most recorded crimes
We also looked at the data on a suburb-by-suburb level to reveal which suburbs experience the highest instances of recorded crimes against home and business property. The suburb with the highest level of recorded crimes was Melbourne City, with 1,4719 crimes recorded, followed by Casey (9,859) and Brimbank (9,303). Melbourne’s safest suburb last year was Nillumbik with only 1,068 offenses, trailed by Manningham with 2,416 offences.
Home Alarm System FAQS
Does ADT call the police?
Yes, for any verified alarm ADT Security will call the police. ADT has a Grade A1 certification for our Monitoring Centre which allows us to call the police via special direct lines.
Does ADT call the Fire Brigade?
Yes, ADT Security will call the Fire Brigade in the event of your smoke/heat detector sending an alarm signal to our back to base monitoring depending on your state. ADT will attempt to contact you and your emergency contacts, if unsuccessful or there is a confirmed/verified fire event ADT will notify the fire brigade or send a patrol (if authorised).
What can I do with home automation?
Home Automation can be added to our security systems. You can control your appliances from your smart phone, set scenes with the lighting of your home. You can control your connected devices from your smart phone or device from anywhere around the world.
Does ADT have outdoor security cameras?
Yes, ADT Security can provide various outdoor security cameras for your home. You can connect our interactive cameras to your security system and view 24/7 live streaming. We also provide customised CCTV solutions that can record 24/7.