Biometric Technology at The Safe Deposit Centre

Biometric technology has been rapidly developing over recent years and to many consumers, is considered one of the most secure methods of access control and identification technology; however, many have misconceptions about how the technology works. 

A common misconception of biometric technology is that images of a fingerprint or iris are saved and stored somewhere within the unit or software, but this is not the case. Biometric locking systems work by scanning a finger or iris (for example) and creating a unique code via a mathematic algorithm –becoming your unique digital identity.

Should anyone get hold of...

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Manchester Gold Thieves Jailed

During the summer of 2014, 21 families within the Asian community were targeted during Ramadan in a spate of burglaries which saw thieves bag up to £100,000 in gold, jewelry, cash, electrical and sentimental items.

The thieves had meticulously planned the despicable crimes over the space of 3 months, targeting families during prayer times when the thieves knew many would be out at the mosque instead of in their homes.

Many of the items stolen included high value, gold jewelry which has been handed down through the generations and had been given as wedding gifts –...

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Opening Manchester's Safe Deposit Centre

After a much anticipated wait, the Safe Deposit Centre finally opened their Manchester doors last week, and we couldn’t be more thrilled with the results. It was a real team effort to get the centre up and running for the opening and on Monday our staff were trained and ready to help new customers as soon as they walked through our doors.

Holly, our Centre Manager said “We are really pleased with our opening 1st week, we have been very busy and all of our new customers have been amazed at how safe...

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Hatton Gardens: What Went Wrong?

The recent raid at the Hatton Gardens Safe Deposit Centre has highlighted the importance of sticking to strict security protocols, but when it comes down to the bare facts – what went wrong?

The main downfall of the security at the Hatton Gardens Safe Deposit Centre was that the thieves had 60 uninterrupted hours to break into the vault, despite alarms notifying the authorities of a break in.

Secure Lockers Manchester

The Safe Deposit Centre has enhanced layers of security protocol and uses innovative technology that ensure that an event like this never occurs.

The centre utilises an advanced CCTV...

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New Safe Deposit Centre in Manchester

The Safe Deposit Centre is Manchester’s newest safe deposit centre, launching in June 2015 in the heart of Manchester City Centre.

The owners of The Safe Deposit Centre have a wealth of over 100 years combined knowledge of the security industry, specialising in the protection of cash and valuables, ensuring peace of mind for all of our customers.

Safety Deposit Boxes

Our vaults have been manufactured and built to the highest standard, using tried and tested manufacturers from across the world. We have the latest access control technology ensuring security at all times for...

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