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5-Alarm Fire Rips Through Lake Highlands Townhomes

Flames roared across a long stretch of mostly vacant townhomes at the Oak Trails Villas in Lake Highlands Wednesday night, burning for hours.

CBS 11–01/22/2014

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Taking Low Cost Home Security Measures

After the holidays a lot of people have new stuff that criminals would love to get their hands on. There are simple ways to protect your home that can be done without spending much money.

CBSDFW.COM–01/06/2014

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Study: Hospital “Alarm Fatigue” Can Be Deadly

Hospital monitors inside patients rooms, which are constantly beeping, can actually lead to a condition for health care workers known as “alarm fatigue.”

CBS 11–04/09/2013

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I-Team: Why Security Alarms Are Going Unanswered

In certain cities, your alarm is virtually worthless if you don’t have a permit.

CBS 11–03/20/2013

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Security Alarms, Surveillance Cameras Did Not Stop Thieves

A rash of break-ins near Keller has residents in two gated neighborhoods on edge.

CBS 11–11/26/2012

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Police Refuse To Respond To Burglary In Progress

When a thief rammed through the wall of Leroy Reber’s business, at 4 o’clock Sunday morning, the alarm company sent an alert to his cell phone.

CBS 11–11/05/2012

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Prepare For Daylight Saving: Clocks Fall Back

It’s finally time to reclaim that hour of sleep you lost last spring. Most of the country will turn back the clocks this weekend for the annual shift back to standard time.

11/02/2012