Suspected port burglar caught

Chelsea MitchellArrests and apprehensions

Police arrested a suspected burglar found hiding in a boat after Sonitrol Pacific security detected suspicious activity at the port facility and called officials December 27. Monitoring Operator Jeff LaMont received the alert from the security system in the port’s maintenance building.  He called officials to investigate. The port’s security guard and Everett Police responded.  They located a man hiding … Read More

Leave the cookies, take the marbles

Chelsea MitchellArrests and apprehensions

Sonitrol Pacific’s detection of “scuffling and movement” sounds led police to arrest two suspected school burglars and recover electronics and a jar of marbles August 30. Monitoring Operator Kris Etheridge received an impact-activated audio alert from the grade school around 3:30 a.m.  She heard a loud bang followed by prying noises and sounds of scuffling and movement.  Etheridge immediately called … Read More

From faint taps to arrest: security audio detects school vandal

Chelsea MitchellArrests and apprehensions

Sonitrol Pacific security audio of faint taps and sounds of movement inside a Puget Sound area school led a burglar alarm verification expert to call police and police to arrest one August 7. Monitoring Operator Jessica Culver received the security system activation from the school around 2:30 a.m.  She heard faint taps followed by sounds of movement and called Everett … Read More

Police: Sonitrol Pacific "best company" for home security

Chelsea MitchellTestimonials and referrals

Many people think Sonitrol Pacific doesn’t secure homes or offer residential burglar alarm solutions. Not true.  We have more than 30 years experience protecting families. August 1, 2011 To Whom It May Concern: Our office uses Sonitrol for fire and security monitoring and has relied on them since August 2008.  As the office manager, I have encountered issues, with building … Read More

Rooftop trespassers detected by audio security

Chelsea MitchellArrests and apprehensions

Police apprehended six juveniles trespassing on the roof of a Puget Sound area high school after the Sonitrol Pacific audio security system protecting the building detected them July 25. Monitoring Operator Kris Etheridge received an impact-activated audio sensor alert around 11:30 p.m.  She heard what sounded like someone running and called the school’s security guard. The security guard initially saw … Read More

Sounds of movement lead to dispatch, arrest

Chelsea MitchellArrests and apprehensions

Police arrested two suspected burglars of an Everett car dealership after Sonitrol Pacific’s audio security detected the break-in July 16. Monitoring Operator Minta Christopherson received the security system activation around 3:30 a.m.  She listened to live security audio inside the building and heard sounds of movement.  Christopherson immediately dispatched Everett Police.  While police were on the way, Christopherson heard a … Read More

God and Sonitrol Pacific hear burglars

Chelsea MitchellArrests and apprehensions

Audio security of clattering and faint tapping resulted in a Sonitrol Pacific dispatch and the arrest of two suspected church burglars May 11. Monitoring Operator Minta Christopherson received security system activations from an Everett church at about 2:30 a.m.  Listening to live audio from inside the building, she heard tapping noises, clattering sounds and other sounds of movement.  She immediately … Read More

Former employee caught by audio security

Chelsea MitchellArrests and apprehensions

A former employee of a marine equipment repair company was caught attempting to burglarize the shop after Sonitrol Pacific detected the break-in and called police April 22. Operator Kris Etheridge (pictured) was monitoring the shop’s Sonitrol Pacific security system when the audio detection sensors activated.  She heard what sounded like something falling over followed by sounds of movement and called … Read More

Candy caper quashed by security audio

Chelsea MitchellArrests and apprehensions

Two kids suspected of breaking into a Puget Sound area school to take candy were caught by police after Sonitrol Pacific’s audio security detected the threat November 13. Operator Minta Christopherson received an impact-activated audio alert from a portable classroom at the school just after 1:30 a.m.  She heard a “faint clatter and movement” and called Everett Police. Christopherson continued … Read More

Two caught by expert operator monitoring Sonitrol Pacific technology

Chelsea MitchellArrests and apprehensions

Police arrested two people suspected of breaking into a school after Sonitrol Pacific detected threatening activity November 7. Operator Jessica Culver received several security sensor activations from the Puget Sound area school just after 3:00 a.m.  Listening to live audio inside the school, Culver heard only ambient noise, but her years monitoring Sonitrol Pacific detection technology told her something was … Read More