0

SmartWater now protecting Virginia homes

Chesterfield Police say even the most intrepid burglar is no match for their newest crime-fighting tool. The department has launched a pilot program to distribute free packs containing a [...]

MAJOR CRACKDOWN CLEANS UP STREET

A ton of rubbish has been removed from the streets of Bootle after a six-week crackdown on environmental issues and anti-social behavior. Police officers, Sefton Council and local housing [...]

SMARTWATER WINS MAJOR CONTRACT

SmartWater has won a major contract to protect part of the ATM ‘fleet’ of Cardtronics, the US based world leader in managing self-service financial kiosks. SmartWater forensic products will be [...]

SMARTWATER DONATES VEHICLE PROTECTION KIT TO THE CENTRAL MOTORWAY PATROL GROUP (CMPG)

The Office of the West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner has given £10,000 of Proceeds of Crime Act funding to a new driving simulator to boost road safety.   It is hoped [...]

STATE-OF-THE-ART SMARTWATER® CRIME DETERRENT PROTECTS AIR AMBULANCE EQUIPMENT

Essex & Herts Air Ambulance Trust (EHAAT) has protected its vital life-saving equipment with SmartWater technology. The deal with SmartWater, leading provider of forensic crime prevention [...]

HEIST SOCIETY – SMARTWATER® TOUTED AS THE NEXT BIG THING…

The Next Big Thing ‘SmartWater is being billed as the UK’s most powerful crime deterrent. It’s a liquid with a built-in marker, the details of which are registered with the police (the [...]

TRACEABLE LIQUID HELPS REDUCE RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES

SmartWater® forensic traceable liquid technology used to mark items of value and is almost impossible to remove, has helped prevent burglaries across Pinner.   The unique partnership between the [...]

WATER SMART WAY TO DETER BURGLARS

The burglary hotspot of Cam is being targeted by Gloucestershire police using a traceable liquid only visible under ultraviolet light to indelibly mark items at risk of being stolen. The force [...]

PRESS RELEASE METTRACE – YEAR 1 RESULTS

Household burglary across London down by nearly 30% in areas where Met Police use SmartWater®   Twelve months into a three year contract to protect 440,000 homes across the capital, the [...]

SMART MOVE SLASHES NUMBER OF BURGLARIES

Burglaries have fallen dramatically in two Shropshire communities following the introduction of a crime prevention scheme. Police are hailing the success of a drive to hand out property-marking [...]

HOME BURGLARIES HALVED IN HOUNSLOW WHERE ANTI-THEFT DEVICE HAS BEEN ROLLED OUT

Feltham North and Syon wards where SmartWater® has been used has shown a 50% drop in home burglaries. Burglary has dropped by half in homes where the anti-theft device has been used to act as a [...]

A SMARTWATER AND POLICE BID TO STOP RARE BIRDS BECOMING PREY

Officers from South Staffordshire Local Policing Team (LPT), along with partners including SmartWater,have once again pledged to protect nesting Falcons at a quarry site in Shareshill. Each [...]

WEST MERCIA POLICE GIVE ADVICE ON PREVENTING CRIME

Residents from a market town were able to get advice on home security and how to securely mark tools for quine equipment at a rural action day. Police together with a raft of external agencies [...]

NORFOLK POLICE REUNITES STOLEN MOTORCYCLE WITH OWNER

When Norfolk resident and motorbike enthusiast discovered her Honda cG125 had been stolen from outside her home address in Norwich on 7 January 2016 she reported the theft to Norfolk Police in [...]

TELFORD STEPS UP THE FIGHT AGAINST BURGLARS

Parts of Telford will become no go areas for burglars thanks to a home security initiative being run by West Mercia Police and local company SmartWater Technology Ltd. Over the next few weeks, [...]

LOCAL COUNCIL GOES SMART IN A BID TO CATCH VANDALS

Sefton Council has installed crime-fighting and prevention technology, SmartWater, to CCTV posts in Litherland in a bid to tackle anti-social behaviour. SmartWater is a colourless forensic [...]

SMARTWATER KITS KEEP CRIMINALS AT BAY

Burglary in Croydon has dropped since police started giving residents an invisible liquid containing traceable forensic codes to mark valuables. Officers have been delivering the SmartWater kits [...]

SCHOOL USING A SCIENTIFIC APPROACH TO PROTECT NEW LABS

The Royal Latin School is taking a scientific approach to security at its new science facility. The school is using forensically coded SmartWater to protect valuable equipment at its new [...]

0

SHROPSHIRE VILLAGE MAKES SMART MOVE TO STOP CRIME

Every household in Higher Heath, near Whitchurch, will soon be visited by West Mercia Police officers as part of the We Don’t Buy Crime scheme, which will see every property given security and [...]

0

MetTrace INITIATIVE CRIME REDUCTION RESULTS Jan 2016

A statement on crime statistics from Office for National Statistics Quarterly figures for forces in England and Wales released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) (Thursday 21 January) [...]

0

Barefoot burglar caught ‘green footed’

An operation to combat burglary across an area of Ludlow in Shropshire has had its first successful prosecution. While many criminals may be caught ‘red handed’, John Richards (39) from Dinham, [...]

0

Street Pastors Receive Security Upgrade

A new triage support vehicle being used by Shrewsbury Street Pastors in Shropshire has received a cutting-edge security upgrade, courtesy of crime fighting specialists, SmartWater. Over the [...]

0

Video: KOKH Fox News

Oklahoma City – City officials are considering adding SmartWater, a forensic marking traceable liquid technology, as a tool in their efforts to deter and deflect criminal activity.

0

National Rollout of SmartWater in Scotland.

POLICE SCOTLAND NATIONAL ROLLOUT OF SMARTWATER September 29, 2014 – Police Scotland has today extended a major crime reduction operation across the country following a successful pilot. In [...]

0

Crime prevention day for allotment owners in Long Eaton, Sawley and Borrowash.

Posted on 17th September 2014 – Police are heading out to Long Eaton, Sawley and Borrowash to offer crime prevention advice to allotment owners. Officers from the Long Eaton Town Safer [...]

0

Top cops recognised for work

Oxfordshire Guardian – PCSO Mark Bell was honoured for his efforts to target burglary hotspots in Henley by selling smart water – used to mark items and make it easier to recover stolen [...]

0

JAIL FOR BURGLAR CAUGHT BY SMARTWATER TECHNOLOGY

A burglar from Kensal Green, North London  who was sprayed with forensically coded SmartWater after breaking into a police ’trap house’ has been jailed. Paul James McIntosh, of Earlsmead Road, [...]

0

MAN JAILED FOR BUYING LEAD STOLEN FROM CHURCH

An Abergavenny man has been jailed after being caught with £3,700 of stolen SmartWater-marked lead from a church roof. Jonathan Vaughn, 35, was caught after police received an anonymous call to [...]

0

Council Teams Up With SmartWater To Protect Bin Stock

Tower Hamlets Council has teamed up with SmartWater to combat the growing problem of bin theft in the London borough. Recently there has been a spate of thefts of large metal bins belonging to [...]

0

Pair jailed for cash-in-transit robbery

A man who attacked a security guard with a baseball bat and stole £25,000 has been jailed for nine years. 32-year-old Jamie Threadgold, was arrested by police when he and Ben Ukaegbu, also 32, [...]

0

Worthing Herald UK – SmartWater Becoming a Prerequisite for Obtaining Insurance.

THE Scrap Metal Dealers Act came into effect this October and the early signs are that metal theft is already declining as a result, but another deterrent exists which is also becoming a [...]

0

Police in London Go On the Attack with SmartWater Against Thieves Who Steal Gold

The Metropolitan Police Service creates specialist SmartWater team to target the rising theft of gold across London.  In addition any crime where the victim believes they were targeted because of [...]

0

Caught on Camera: Robbers Sprayed with SmartWater in the City of Bradford in Northern England

Three men who broke into a jewelers in Bradford became trapped after the store manager activated security shutters. They were then sprayed with SmartWater as they attempted to smash their way out [...]

0

Cash-in-Transit Robbery Trio Jailed for 18 Years in the City of Manchester England – After Being Caught Red-Handed Counting Loot

A trio of devious robbers, whose tricks included posing as a construction worker for a series of cash-in-transit robberies across Greater Manchester, have been jailed. Go to news story: [...]

0

SmartWater Targets Crime in Lincolnshire on the East Coast of England.

A street in a deprived area of a Lincolnshire town in England was targeted by police, fire and council officers – for a campaign to give help and advice to residents. Lincolnshire Police parked [...]

0

Gang Sentenced for Cash in Transit Robbery at London’s Queen’s Park Post Office

ROBBERS stole tens of thousands of pounds during a post office cash drop off and tried to launder the currency in betting shops, a court heard. Two of the defendants – Thomas Knapper, 26, [...]

0

British Railway cable thieves sentenced in Nuneaton, England

Four men from Nuneaton have been sentenced to a total of more than ten years in prison for stealing electrical cable from railway lines. Dominic Wallis, Flame Redshaw, George Brunozzi-Jones and [...]

0

SmartWater slashes Tipton, England metal thefts

A council-funded drive to make SmartWater available across a West Midlands town has slashed instances of metal theft by 60%. Sandwell Council provided its local police with funding to invest in [...]

0

Danish film crew records SmartWater crime prevention

A DANISH film crew has joined police and council officers at Shaw Croft to record a SmartWater crime prevention exercise. The crew, from Danish national station TV2, traveled to Ashbourne for [...]

0

Nuneaton, England Four Get Over 10 Years

Four men from Nuneaton have been sentenced to a total of more than ten years in prison for stealing electrical cable from railway lines.Dominic Wallis, Flame Redshaw, George Brunozzi-Jones and [...]

0

SmartWater Bid to Prevent Metal Theft in Harborough, England

FORENSIC technology is being used by Harborough District Council in a bid to deter would-be metal thieves. The authority has applied SmartWater to all of its property across the district – from [...]

Contact Us

Send us an email and we’ll get back to you asap.

Start typing and press Enter to search