Take a knife, peel off the sticker, then take a flathead and pry open the caps if there are some. If you see a rod with wire wrapped around it, that's the security mechanism. If you see metal bars, that's the actual product you purchased or stole (four magnets worth $5.99 and a plastic casing).
A person with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds. — Mark Twain
Didn't quote, but remove the picture w/ the serial number and remove the serial number. IT is highly tracable and in case you're ever caught in the field with it, it can be used against you horribly. Alpha keeps a log on which key is sold where too, and the offending store keeps a log of when it put that key into service and to which employee, etc.