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    Lock Bumping - Are You Safe?

    I had never heard of this before but apparently it's been around for awhile. Very scary.

    http://www.bing.com/videos/watch/vid...ing&FORM=VIRE7

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    Wow! I'd never heard of that either!

    Here are two solutions I found.

    One is some shock-proofing substance called Pickbuster that you spray (?) into your lock to keep the tumblers from bouncing if the lock is bumped.
    http://www.pickbuster.co.uk/

    The other is a device called Lockjaw that attaches to the inside of your door and keeps the deadbolt knob from turning so that even if the lock is picked, bumped or drilled, the bolt stays in place.
    Amazon.com: Lock Jaw Security 1001 Door Security Device, Polished Brass: Home Improvement
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