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Mortise

In printing, a hole cut into a block or plate so type can be inserted.
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People are advised not to leave windows and doors unlocked for long period of times and to fit five-lever mortice locks on all doors rather than relying on a simple latch lock which can be easily overcome.
Insurance giants AXA say a third of homes do not have proper mortice locks on the front door, and similar numbers leave ladders and tools unsecured.
Fit strong locks, at least five-lever mortice types to front and back doors.
Software configuration management firm, Mortice Kern Systems Inc, is to port its software to Linux and expects 25% to 30% of all its licenses to be running on the free operating system by the end of the year.
Most recently, Hubbert was with Mortice Kern Systems Corporations as their President and Chief Operating Officer.
Ideally, it should be fitted with a five-lever mortice deadlock with kitemark BS 3621.
Matching mortice and cabinet knobs are available, as well as an escutcheon - the bit that covers a keyhole.
The service also includes a free security check on their homes and items such as window locks, chains and mortice locks can be fitted at cost price.
Leaflets are being handed out across the Newcastle West Area Command patch with items on offer including mortice locks and bolts, door viewers and chains, window locks and film shield, a protective covering which prevents windows shattering.
AXA said: "Simple tried and tested solutions, such as mortice locks, combined with common sense will send burglars looking in a different direction.
Police advise people to keep doors locked even when they are at home, and suggest fitting five-lever mortice locks
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