Motion Detectors Articles

Odd Spot

An 85-year-old woman was found in the vault of a Swiss bank when she set off motion detectors four hours after the bank closed. Staff at the Zuercher Kantonalbank forgot about the woman, who was looking at documents, and was so still that she initially failed to activate the motion..read more

Alarm Row After School Fire

The State Government could have prevented an estimated $400,000 damage to a Croydon North primary school if it had installed smoke detectors, the Opposition said.

Swift Raid Nets Booty

A WELL-ORGANISED gang is believed responsible for a weekend robbery at a Hamilton audio shop that netted thieves about $50,000 in home entertainment equipment. The bandits evaded motion detectors and managed to circumvent an alarm system in stealing 40 digital versatile disc (DVD) players. A