December 8, 2019 marks a 15-year anniversary for Felts Lock & Alarm Co., Inc. as an active member of the Southwest Indiana Chamber, Chamber Networking & News and Ambassador program. We would like to thank the Felts Lock & Alarm Co. for their valuable membership, participation and more than 85 years of service to the Southwest Indiana region. Felts Lock & Alarm Co. is located at 4000 E. Indiana St. in Evansville and can be reached by calling (812) 473-4000. Follow them on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Felts Lock and Alarm is a complete security solutions provider including locks, alarms, closed circuit television (CCTV), access control, safes, etc. They service and install everything they sell.
Felts Lock & Alarm has served the tri-state’s security needs for over 80 years. Established in 1934 by Paul H. Felts and his wife Rose. The company was started as a hobby and operated part time during those early years. Paul works for the Chrysler Corporation and felts lock until Chrysler’s departure from Evansville in the 1950s. The lock shop continue to grow but remained a mom-and-pop operation until his death in 1973.
William L Felts entered the business after the death of his father in 1973. Previously an industrial engineer with a canvas manufacturer and native of southern Indiana with no experience in the lock industry. Joining him in the business was his wife Anita G. Felts.
Over the years it has stayed in the family and is currently owned by David & April Chessor. Felts Lock & Alarm has continued to grow and today has more than 20 employees operating nine service trucks.