Surveillance & Security
Safety is the main reason that installation of closed-circuit television (CCTV) or video surveillance. The presence (or even the apparent presence) of surveillance cameras can cause criminals to think twice about breaking into a home or business.
Crime fighting technology
The primary purpose of these surveillance cameras is to prevent crimes. Studies have shown that the mere idea of getting caught red-handed is enough to instill fear in criminals because they know that it is possible they are identifiable, and there is hard evidence of the crime committed. Another obvious function of these surveillance cameras is to provide reliable proof of a crime during a court hearing.
These cameras can also be used to monitor activities actively. If you have service people on property like dog walkers, housekeepers or appliance repair, you can monitor their activities from any smartphone.
Surveillance systems also provide a sense of security since they don’t fall asleep, and they can look after your home 24/7. Top-of-the-line home automation systems can even inform you that there is something unusual happening in your home while you’re out. Moreover, you may be alerted through email or text.
Making the right decisions
Surveillance cameras can also help you carry out the right decisions during court proceedings. These cameras can capture incidents, and they can tell you the truth. To illustrate, if you own have a restaurant business, these cameras can help you settle properly if your employees have disputes or claims. They cannot fabricate their claims since there are surveillance cameras in place.