Prevent Lock Bumping

Reasons to Report Lock Bumping:

  • At one Web site, $17.99 can buy a set of six bump keys made from solid brass. They are for the six most commonly used keys in the United States:
    Kwikset, Schlage, Yale, Dexter, Weiser, and Master Lock.
  • Lock bumping is not a new technique but it's rapidly spreading across North America because of the Internet.
  • Thieves can unlock 90% of doors with Lock Bumping.
  • If your house was broken into through bumping, the lock would still work just fine and you would never know.