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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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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Maintaining Privacy within Your Home

19th December 2019

Your home should act as a refuge from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, therefore it’s imperative that privacy within your home is maintained at all times, enabling you to sit back and relax with a hot beverage, a fluffy blanket and a good film. In order to protect your home from prying eyes, whether they be nosy neighbours or potential thieves looking for items to steal in your absence, we recommend doing the following things to maintain maximum privacy all year round. Install A Fence Adequate fencing is a quick and easy way to maximise your privacy at home,…

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Can I Record Sound on my Surveillance Cameras?

24th April 2019

Everywhere you go, there are CCTV cameras taking record of everyone passing because security is important to businesses and homeowners and evidence is one sure way to combat wrongdoing. If you’re considering whether just image is enough and whether you’d gain from recording sound, read on. Cameras in the workplace There are reasons why audio can not be recorded in the workplace – both practically and legally. It is in fact, illegal to record workers conversations without them knowing or accepting that they are being monitored. Audio CCTV in the workplace is massively expensive, which is why the majority of CCTV…

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