A Maryland “locksmith” has been the subject of several news reports, civil, and criminal complaints. He has finally been convicted of theft and identity fraud charges. He frequently charged people $800 and more to open their cars and homes.
If you feel that you have been overcharged by a locksmith or would like to see if an estimate you have received from a locksmith is reasonable, you can submit the information at Locksmithripoffs.com. The invoice audit and estimate evaluations are provided by the Society of Professional Locksmiths.