Scout is a next-generation home security system that combines cutting-edge hardware design with intuitive, easy-to-use software. Since Scout requires no wires or technicians, you can install it yourself and take it with you if you move. Our monitoring technology gives you peace of mind at home and away, and it allows you to customize your response to all alerts. Scout has low hardware costs and no required monthly fees, making home security affordable and accessible for everyone.
Company Growth (employees)
Chicago, US
Size (employees)
13 (est)
Scout was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Chicago, US

Scout Office Locations

Scout has an office in Chicago
Chicago, US (HQ)
206 2023 W Carroll Ave

Scout Data and Metrics

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$850 k

Time since last funding

over 3 years


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Scout News and Updates

Girl Scout troop leader on the run after stealing $15,000 worth of cookies

Girl Scout cookies are delicious, there's no doubt about that. But are they delicious enough for you to want to steal $15,000 worth of them? For one Kentucky Girl Scout troop leader, they just might be. Leah Ann Vick, 26-year-old former troop leader, was indicted on charges of theft after the lo…

4 times Girl Scouts fought to make the world a better place

When you think of the Girl Scouts, cookies probably come to mind first. But the defining trait of the century-old organization isn't those delicious treats. Instead, it's a fierce commitment to equality and inclusivity.  SEE ALSO: Fighting Trump? Your best weapon is the one you least expect Thos…

This photo of a girl scout confronting a neo-Nazi is going viral

In April, a photo of a young woman smiling at an English Defence League (EDL) protestor went viral. The benevolent smile on the face of the protagonist, Saffiyah Khan, became a symbol of defiance in the face of far-right extremism. Less than a month on, another similar phot…

You should probably think twice about buying Girl Scout cookies on Amazon

Winter, spring, summer, and fall are nice, but for many, Girl Scout cookie season is the best season of all. But there's an important question: where do you buy your cookies?  If you're got a tendency for Tagalongs or you can't help savoring Samoas, listen up, we've got some good and bad news: G…

Canada's Girl Scouts have also had enough of Trump

While President Donald Trump recently made nice with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House, one Canadian group is having none of it. The Girl Guides of Canada (Canada's equivalent of America's Girl Scouts) have announced they're putting a stop to travel to the U.S., including…

Girl Scouts dress as influential women for Women's History Month

In time for Women's History Month, the Girl Scouts of the USA invited a few of its members to participate in a photoshoot that transformed each little girl into one of history's most influential women.  SEE ALSO: Kindergartener adorably recreates iconic historical figures for Black History Month…
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