Which CCTV is Best for Outdoors?

17th January 2023

Outdoor CCTV is a security system specifically designed for outdoor use. It is used to monitor the perimeter of a premises and any potential points of entry. There are many outdoor CCTV cameras available on the market, including wired cameras, wireless cameras and cameras that can be monitored remotely via the internet. In this article, we discuss which CCTV is best for outdoor use. Why use outdoor CCTV? When it comes to securing your property, having an outdoor CCTV system is a must. Not only does it act as a deterrent for potential burglars and intruders, but it also provides you…

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How CCTV is Used in Crime Investigations

28th October 2022

CCTV is one of the most useful assets for a successful crime investigation. Across multiple studies, CCTC has been shown to be an effective deterrent and investigative tool. In this article, we take a look at the ways in which CCTV is used in crime investigations.   Reviewing the footage CCTV has come a long way since the grainy black-and-white images used in old crime dramas. These days, CCTV cameras can record in full-colour high definition.  Position your CCTV strategically and it will record evidence of any wrongdoing. In fact, useful CCTV has been linked with notably increased chances of crimes…

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Does a CCTV System Increase the Value of Your Home?

26th July 2022

Security is something we all have to consider with regard to our homes. If you’re looking to buy a new house, one of the most important things you’ll be wanting is somewhere you and your family can feel safe. You might also want the confidence of knowing that your biggest asset is being well protected. To that end, a good home security system seems like a good idea, even something that potential buyers might consider a useful extra worth paying more for. But is that really true? Can a home security system actually add value to your home? In this article,…

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How Can CCTV Improve Security?

11th May 2022

Over the past two years, the national lockdowns have caused a dramatic reduction in thefts throughout the UK. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) reported that the year ending September 2021 saw an 18% decrease in thefts from the year ending September 2019. However, police have warned that incidents of theft are expected to rise now that COVID restrictions have been lifted.  Various studies have shown that installing CCTV in your home or business is one of the most effective ways to protect your home against theft. In this article, we explore how CCTV can improve your security.   Deterrent The…

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CCTV Trends 2022

9th March 2022

As technology continues to improve, so too does our security. The past three decades have seen a dramatic improvement in domestic and commercial security, thanks to breakthrough innovations such as CCTV, wireless alarm systems and more. 2022 is set to take security to the next level, thanks to the latest developments in CCTV technology. Discover what’s in store this year with this month’s article. Integrated hardware Security panels aren’t new, but this year many of the big security companies are developing CCTV hardware that blends seamlessly into the home. You’ll be able to keep track of what’s going on outside your…

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What To Do if You’ve Been Burgled

27th December 2021

What To Do if You’ve Been Burgled Regardless of whether it’s your home or your business, being burgled is a distressing situation to find yourself in. For this reason, it can also be difficult to know what you should do when it happens, with panic and adrenaline often setting in. Thefts and robberies may have dropped during the recent pandemic, but are set to rise to previous levels – and possibly higher – given that some criminals may be looking to make up for the lost time.  However, at Caught on Camera, we want to let you know we’ll always be…

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