1. Locksmith Advice: What Is Lock Bumping?

    Chances are you’ve probably heard of “lock bumping,” the most sensational home break-in fad since lockpicking— or so the local Henny Penny news would have you believe.  The idea is that since most homes still use the classical cylinder style lock, they can easily be compromised. Essentially, the would-be robber would insert a specially cut lock into the keyhole and then bump the key with …Read More