We are your local locksmith – licensed,

bonded, insured and police-permitted


About Us


Brucar Locksmith is your full service local locksmith.  Based in Thousand Oaks, California we offer professional and friendly service throughout Ventura County and beyond.   We are licensed, bonded and insured.

Our goal is to provide our clients with the most excellent customer service and to be a trusted resource for our community.   No matter what the topic of your question, concern or need: locks, doors, keys, safes, door closers, high security locks, we have the knowledge to be of assistance. 

Brucar Locksmith’s storefront location is open for many walk in services including key copies and rekeys.  We have a huge selection of key blanks for most homes, offices, mailboxes, motorcycles, RV’s, padlocks and a large selection of painted key blanks. We are licensed, bonded and insured and we are proud to have an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.

If you need service at your location, our knowledgeable technicians will arrive in fully stocked vans to complete jobs on the spot.  Our vans and uniforms are branded with our distinct logo to ensure that when we arrive at your location, there is no mistake that you are getting locksmith service from Brucar Locksmith.  Accept no substitutes!!

Service Area:

Ventura County and Los Angeles County

Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills, Westlake Village, Newbury Park, Camarillo, Oxnard, Moorpark, Simi Valley, North Ranch, Oak Park, Calabasas, Hidden Hills, Woodland Hills, San Fernando Valley, Malibu, West LA.

The Team

Frankie Ramirez, Locksmith

Frankie Ramirez

Joe Catriel, Locksmith

Joe Catriel

Amy Catriel, Operations Manager

Amy Catriel
Operations Manager

Debbie Copsey, Dispatch & Customer Service Manager

Debbie Copsey – Dispatch &
Customer Service Manager

Matt Jones, Customer Service

Matt Jones
Customer Service


  •   Excellent work and clearly dedicated locksmith!  When I needed some hard to find keys, the owner special ordered them and had them made correctly in just a few days.  It... read more

    thumb Jon S.

      Super fast service! We just moved into our house and lost all keys to the house somehow. Brucar was at our house within a couple of hours and changed all... read more

    thumb Jenna C.

      Showed up on time, super helpful and nice, and resolved my issue no problem. Definitely would use again.

    thumb Amanda H.

      Awesome service. Highly recommend. On time, took safety precautions, great work and reasonably priced. Will use again.

    thumb Melissa M.
  •   These guys (especially Joe) are the best. They have been our go-to locksmiths for business and home for 20+ years.  They always over perform at very reasonable prices.

    thumb Rick R.

      I called this morning to have locks changed and they were able to come today. Thank you Joe for your quick efficient service today.

    thumb Connie L.

      Very fast service. I asked for same day lock change and I didn't have the key. He changed it for a reasonable price and responded to my request immediately.

    thumb Ruby G.

      Did a great job. I have a non-standard sized door, and non-standard mounted hardware. They were able to implement the additional hardware so it all looked uniform. Very reasonably priced... read more

    thumb Kyle C.
  •   Very responsive, very professional, showed up on time, very friendly, readily answered any questions or concerns I had. AND they're half the cost of at least one of the other... read more

    thumb Vicki M.

      I have needed locksmith services several times. Each time, Joe and his team of kind and attentive and knowledgeable people have answered the call promptly and solved my problems. They... read more

    thumb Roy L.

      Quick and incredible service! I locked myself out of my house and Joe saved the day! He was not only quick and knowledgeable, but extremely kind! I will definitely be... read more

    thumb Melissa S.

      Great experience.  I needed a locksmith to change the locks on a rental unit of mine due to an eviction.  Brucar sent out Joe, who showed up on time and... read more

    thumb Remo I.
  •   Brucar was awesome! Matt took good care of me and was very responsive to my phone message and followed up with call backs each time he promised.  Prices seemed fair... read more

    thumb Chris M.

      Amazing!!!!! I wish I had contacted them years ago they have the best service and communication. Matt was able to go above and beyond in fixing my Mitshubishi keys and... read more

    thumb Nicole S.

      Called for a broken lock service call. Spoke to Amy who was a delight! Debbie called to confirm. Everytime I talked with someone from Brucar, I felt like I was... read more

    thumb Dianne N.

      We had problems with 2 door locks in our house (not an emergency). I called Brucar in the afternoon, and they made an appointment for the next day. Joe the... read more

    thumb Sue H.
  •   The absolute best! Came in 20 mins to help me get into my house when latch was stuck. Also rekeyed for me at an amazingly low price. Matt was excellent,... read more

    thumb Jo M.

      I got all new door hardware and needed 2 door knobs and 2 deadbolts keyed to match the front door.

    thumb Sharee C C.

      I have a electronic combination safe and the lock, keypad failed.  Called and got a quick appointment.  Turns out the safe had a manufacturing defect complicating my situation.  No worries.... read more

    thumb Randy M.

      Called and was told someone would be there within an hour and a half. Matt was there right on time and was so very nice and I felt very comfortable... read more

    thumb Lisa S.

Contact Us

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