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How Often Do Stores Check Their Security Cameras?

Security cameras have been in use in stores for ages and since they were first used they have helped to stop crimes. Stores of all kinds have implemented security cameras. Grocery stores, convenience stores, electronics stores, and even clothing stores all have security cameras on the property.
One common question among store owners is: how often do stores check their security cameras? Am I checking them enough?
For most stores, the answer is not often enough. It is common practice to only check the security cameras when something has gone wrong. That means after someone has stolen, when they see someone stealing, or after a safety incident. In most cases that means that you can’t actually prevent crime, just respond to it.
Depending on the location of the store, crimes significant enough to check security footage for could only happen once a month or so.
Some stores have video monitors positioned around the store so that staff can always observe what is happening on camera. When their a…

Security Camera Vulnerabilities

The state of the world has left many people worry about their safety and security. That has led to the installation of security cameras. Whether you are a homeowner or a business owner, chances are you have at least considered installing security cameras.
One concern that all users of security camera brands have, is vulnerabilities. They want to know if their security camera system will have any vulnerabilities. Do security cameras have vulnerabilities?
The answer is yes. Any system can have vulnerabilities but you can reduce the vulnerabilities by taking measures against them. Let’s take a look at some specific vulnerabilities. Spyware On Cheap Security SystemsAll types of electronics recently have had spyware installed on them. This tends to be with cheaper systems. Most, but not all, cheaper systems with spyware come from foreign countries. To avoid spyware, only buy security camera systems from trusted manufacturers such as Hikvision. Hacked NetworkIt is possible to hack a security cam…

Benefits Of Surveillance Cameras In Public Places

Many security cameras brands are quickly becoming a frequent sight around the world. You can see them in stores, restaurants, even at people’s homes. More and more cities and private entities have started to use security cameras to monitor and record public places.
This brings up concerns and a good amount of the population is curious as to what the benefits of having surveillance cameras in public places are. Today we are going to explore those benefits in order to provide you with the background you need to understand the importance of surveillance cameras. Monitor and Record Any CrimeThe obvious function of public surveillance cameras is to monitor and record any crime that happens in public places. A lot of people become immersed in the idea that crime only happens in private places but the truth is a good portion of crime happens in public spaces and people just don’t notice it.
By monitoring and recording crime you can capture criminals quicker. Sometimes it is even possible to pr…

What Are RFID Door Locks In Access Control Systems?

Access control systems help to do exactly what their name implies, they control who can and can’t access an area. They can also control when the public can access different areas. These systems are made out of a variety of different devices. An RFID door lock is one of those systems. RFID is an electronic type of door lock and in today’s article we will explore further into how they work.
RFID stands for Radio Frequency Identification, it is an extremely short-range radio emission that sends a code to a reader to unlock a door. By having a radio emission, you can tap your card instead of having to use older “card swipe” style technology. This leads to less wear and tear on the card and more versatility.
On almost all RFID systems a keycard can be used to trigger the system. These cards are about the same size as a driver’s license or a work ID card. In fact, many companies that implement RFID door lock systems use their RFID cards as work ID by printing employee information onto the ca…

How Many Security Cameras Do I Need?

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Security cameras are a great way to ensure the security of your property. While a security camera installation technician will be able to recommend where to put cameras, you will be the one who has to make the final decision on how many security cameras you need. Let’s take a look at some of the things you need to know when deciding the number of cameras you need. Home Vs. Business A home will only need cameras to maintain security. Sometimes additional cameras might be wanted for a child’s room or specific area. On average though, the number of cameras in a home, as opposed to a business is significantly less. At a business you are typically not only concerned with security but safety. Most of the property will need to have camera coverage in order to ensure safety everywhere. All Points Of Entry One of the reasons to install security cameras is to be able to monitor if someone breaks into your property. You will have a hard time capturing people breaking into your property without…

Security Camera Company in Melbourne | Custom Solutions

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Precision Security Australia is a major security camera company in Melbourne, supplying some of the best services and solutions to customers.  One of the most important features of a good security camera company is an understanding that no one solution works for every customer.  Precision Security Australia offers custom solutions for those looking to get security cameras installed on their property.
Why do you want to hire a security camera company though?  Let’s explore the benefits of a security camera company. Deter And Record Prosecute CrimesCameras on your property will record anything that they can see, that includes crimes that are committed.  Two of the most common property crimes are break-ins and vandalism.  A lot of perpetrators of both crimes are caught via security footage.  Having the image of a criminal on camera allows for them to be caught quickly.
Catching a criminal is only half the battle.  You also need to be able to prosecute them.  This is where a security camera …

Disadvantages And Advantages Of Wireless Security Cameras

There are a lot of different features that you can consider when looking at security cameras in the modern industry.  One of the most high tech, and debated topics is wireless security cameras.  Today we are going to go over the advantages and disadvantages of wireless security cameras. AdvantagesLack of CablesOne of the biggest advantages you have with wireless security cameras is that you do not need to connect a data cable to the camera.  All of the information is transmitted over a wireless signal.  Depending on the device, there are several different ways to transmit the signal.  WiFi networks or similar frequencies are common among wireless security cameras. Easier SetupWireless security camera systems tend to be easier to set up than other camera systems because most of them are designed for the average consumer to set up.  That can also be a disadvantage that we will discuss in the next section. Easy To MoveA lack of wires makes it easy to move the security cameras around if you …