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Prevent Theft. Protect Employees. Safeguard Your Property.

No other security hardware deters criminals and prevents theft like a commercial surveillance network. And the best surveillance networks are installed by professional techs who understand property weak points and blind spots.

Alert Protective has designed and installed custom surveillance networks for thousands of businesses in the Chicago area. We offer a wide range of outdoor and indoor cameras combined with multiple convenient ways of storing and networking devices together.

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Commercial surveillance offered by Alert Protective

  • High-tech outdoor cams: High-res weatherproof security cams featuring night vision, wide-vision, motion detection and more.
  • Powerful indoor cams: Discreet HD-quality dome cameras with whole-room coverage, night vision, motion detection and more.
  • Multiple storage options: Alert offers affordable cloud video storage options or more traditional on-site digital video records (DVR).
  • Multiple networking options: We offer hard-wired, wireless IP, PoE (Power over Ethernet), and many other camera networking options.

Our Process

We make identifying and installing a commercial video surveillance system simple and straightforward.

Schedule an Appointment

Calling (855) 433-6700 or scheduling a free estimate online will put you in contact with an Alert Protective employee. From here you can schedule a time for one of our experienced security consultants to assess your commercial property.

Step 1

Get a Free Quote

Surveillance needs are different for every business. So we always perform an assessment of a commercial property before issuing a quote for work.

Step 2

Relax While We Install Your System

We’ll arrive at your location with all the necessary tools and security products. Once there, our diligent technicians will complete the install, then test it to ensure it’s in working order.

Step 3

Get Training & Support

When it comes to educating our business clients on their new commercial surveillance system, we never cut corners, and we never rush the process. We’ll explain the new system in detail until you are 100% comfortable with its operation.

Step 4
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Frequently Asked Questions

We make the process of choosing and installing home automation products in Chicago simple and straightforward.

How long have you been in business?

We’ve been locally owned and operated since 1982. This is remarkable longevity in our industry and our track record only keeps getting stronger.

Alert Protective Services provides security services for the entire greater Chicagoland area. If your home or business is located anywhere in northeastern Illinois, we would be happy to provide security services for your home or business.

A virtual who’s who of Chicago-area homeowners, home builders, businesses and corporations. They realize the advantages of dealing with a reliable local source, and we never disappoint.

We install, service and monitor security and fire alarm systems for homes and businesses. We also install surveillance systems, intercoms and wire for sound, video and telephony. We also offer many other low voltage services.

We service and monitor nearly any make or model of alarm system. Napco, Ademco, Honeywell, GE, DSC, Safewatch, FBII, ADT, Firelite and Silent Knight are just some of the security and fire alarm systems that we work with on a daily basis.

Yes. Unlike our competitors, Alert Protective Services is more than happy to monitor and service security systems installed by other security providers. Our highly skilled security technicians are able to service and program nearly any make or model of alarm system.

Easy answer: 100%. We live here too, and we’re committed to making all our neighborhoods safe and secure places.

Our UL-approved, central station monitoring facilities are located right here in the Chicagoland area. We also have two backup central stations that would be used in the event of a natural disaster or during extreme weather conditions.

We don’t have a “one size fits all” approach; every Alert Protective Services system is tailored for your unique needs. What’s more, we don’t over-design our systems: we take pride in recommending exactly what you need for optimum protection without unnecessary frills.

Ownership is the way to go. Leasing a system tends to be more expensive in the long run. It saddles you to a long-term contract that may not be an ideal solution. If your needs change, or if the system installed isn’t performing well, you may be stuck.

Yes. We have consultants and technicians who specialize in Control4 and other home control and home automation systems. If you have a home anywhere in the greater Chicagoland area and are interested in a Control4 or other home control system, one of our consultants would be happy to provide a free quote and answer any questions you might have.

Alert Protective provides a comprehensive one-year warranty on all parts and labor. This is four times as long as the 90-day warranties offered by most other security firms.

We are a Midwest-based company
with great experience. We offer full security protection.
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Stay a step ahead of Chicago's worst criminals with the latest home and business security systems and connected smart devices. Alert offers:

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Alert Protective Services LLC

Chicago Location:
3833 N Cicero Ave
Chicago, IL 60641-3623

Michigan Location:
1840 Hilton Road
Ferndale, MI 48220

License #127-001677

(855) 433-6700 – Sales and Service
(773) 337-8044 – Central Station
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