Security Systems Olathe Kansas


City Of Olathe, Kansas

Olathe, Kansas, located in Johnson County, has a population close to 126,000. The city was founded in 1857 by Dr. John Barton. Olathe is the native Shawnee word for Beautiful. In 2008 Shawnee placed 11th in CNN/Money and Money Magazine’s “Best Places to Live” poll. In the same year, Olathe was named the nations 24th fastest growing city. Olathe is home to the Olathe school district with 29,171 students enrolled in 2013.

Alarm Permits

In the city of Olathe you can do annual alarm permit renewals by either email, fax, or online.  The city also offers free false alarm classes.  Click the following link for more information on Olathe Alarm Permits

Olathe Crime and Threat Statistics

The Olathe Crime index is currently 50, meaning Olathe, Kansas is safer than 50% of cities in the US. Per every 1000 residents, Shawnee will experience on average 17.32 property crimes and 1.78 violent crimes.

The top risks in Olathe Based on statistics from 2012 includ:

  1. Theft:                                    1779 reports
  2. Burglary                               265 reports
  3. Motor vehicle Theft           171 reports
  4. Assault                                 154 reports
  5. Rape                                      48 reports
  6. Robbery                               20 reports
  7. Murder                                 6 reports

Based on this, Olathe residents should consider a monitored security system or alarm system that protects their homes and businesses from intrusion, fire, carbon monoxide, and in some cases flood. Many Olathe homes already have systems that could be easily upgraded and even monitored without requiring a land-line.

Choosing the Right Security System Company

In the city of Olathe Kansas, there are several things one should keep in mind while looking for a security system. It is our goal to educate potential customers on these factors, so that regardless of which company they choose, they will make a quality investment on their safety.

Listed below are a few reasons why many Olathe homes and businesses choose SHIELD Security Systems.

  • We do not require long term contracts
  • Our monitoring rates start at just $21.95
  • You can lock in your rate for up to 5 years
  • You don’t need to have a land-line phone
  • Smart phone apps to monitor and control your security system
  • Accredited by Better Business Bureau of Kansas City
  • Locally Owned and Operated with 24/7 UL listed Central Station

At SHIELD, not only can you ask us any question you may have about security at our free consultations, but we also provide education about security systems online through our home security guide and blog.

Call us today at (913) 667-7500 with questions about security systems for your Olathe, Kansas home or business. We’re glad to answer questions and help you determine the best solution.

Additional City Information


SHIELD Security Systems | 7111 W. 151st Street, Suite 30 | Overland Park, KS 66223 | (913) 667-7500