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Serving New Jersey for 35 Years


When we started Pop-A-Lock of Northern NJ more than a decade ago we knew that it would be hard work and that hiring great people would be critical to our success.

About Pop-A-Lock of New Jersey

about us graphic 2Pop-A-Lock is the world’s largest security, locksmithing, and car door unlocking franchise system. Pop-A-Lock of New Jersey is fully licensed, bonded and insured and has been serving customers in northern and central NJ for over 35 years. We are members of and certified by the Associated Locksmiths of America (ALOA). Pop-A-Lock is also certified as a New Jersey State Public Works contractor.

Pop-A-Lock is a mobile business with technicians working in 10 northern and central New Jersey counties. Our highly trained locksmiths and security technicians are able to perform all facets of commercial, industrial, residential and automotive work. With expertise in door installation, exit devices, high security locks, interchangeable core locks, safes, and automotive high security transponder keys, the basics are well covered. The company also has extensive experience in electronic access control, burglar and fire alarm installation and video surveillance (CCTV) systems.

Security System Solutions, a sister company of Pop-A-Lock holds a number of municipal contracts for Locksmithing, CCTV, Access control and Alarm work. We hold NJ state Locksmith, Burglar and Fire Alarm licenses and our security technicians are fully trained in many different security and fire panels as well as a wide variety of video surveillance components. Additionally, our staff includes a degreed electrical engineer who handles complex design tasks, difficult troubleshooting issues and ongoing technician training.


Our History

The NJ Pop-A-Lock franchise is owned and operated by Tom and Charlotte Williams Tom is licensed by the state of New Jersey for Locksmithing, Burglar Alarm installation and Fire Alarm installation. In addition, Tom has passed rigorous national testing to obtain the CRL (Certified Registered Locksmith) designation from ALOA. He also has a BS degree in Electrical Engineering and a Masters degree in Physics.

The business has a rich history, beginning more than 35 years ago as Bob’s Lock and Key which was then purchased by Mike’s Lock and Key in 2000. It was subsequently acquired by Pop-A-Lock of Northern NJ in 2007. Our commercial customer base includes major property management companies, very well known restaurant chains (both fast food and family style), federal government agencies, police and sheriff’s departments, municipalities, banks, credit unions, industrial plants, and warehousing accounts.

Security System Solutions, LLC, a sister company of Pop-A-Lock of Northern NJ, is also owned by Tom and Charlotte and was formed to assist our customers as they sought a broader range of security services. The business is involved in a heavy concentration of commercial and municipal video surveillance, fire, burglar and instrumentation alarm work.

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Pop-A-Lock of New Jersey is fully licensed, bonded and insured and have been serving customers in northern and central NJ for over 35 years. We are your trusted locksmiths.

Call Us 24/7: 888-690-5625

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