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Intruder Defense System

The Bilco Company has teamed up with Troy Lowe, a military veteran and SWAT team member, to manufacture door security devices that he designed based on his experience as a law enforcement professional and an active-shooter training instructor. These locking devices can be installed in a matter of seconds in emergency situations to protect occupants against building intruders.
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FBI Active Shooter Study
According to the FBI, from 2000 to 2013, there has been an alarming increase in active shooter events in this country:
  • A total of 1,043 casualties occurred during the incidents included in this study (486 killed, 557 wounded)
  • An average of 11.4 incidents occurred annually
  • An average of 6.4 incidents occurred in the first 7 years studied, and an average of 16.4 occurred in the last 7 years
  • 70.0% of the incidents occurred in either a commerce/business or educational environment
  • Shootings occurred in 40 of 50 states and the District of Columbia
  • 60.0% of the incidents ended before police arrived
Source: FBI - "A Study of Active Shooter Incidents in the United States between 2000 and 2013"