[tog] is a chubb lock harder to pick from the outside when the key is in the lock (on the inside)?

Daniel Cussen dan at post.com
Wed Nov 9 13:04:51 GMT 2011

>> Can she sleep more soundly at night if she leaves the Chubb key inside
>> the lock after locking it?

I just spoke to an ex locksmith. He says leaving the key in the door
offers no extra protection compared to removing the key.

He recommended a sliding bolt that can only be opened/closed from the
inside. He also suggested contacting the Gardai and keeping the texts
as evidence.

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