Video surveillance is no longer reserved just for businesses and the wealthy - the best home security cameras are affordable, easy to use, and high-tech. This is good news if you worry about what may happen to your home or belongings while you're away at work or on vacation, or even while you're sleeping. Video cameras are also a great way to peek in on kids, pets, and babysitters.
If you're looking for an inexpensive and effective burglar deterrent, security cameras are a great solution. In a groundbreaking survey of real thieves, carried out by the University of North Carolina's Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, researchers found that the majority of burglars take the presence of a camera into consideration when choosing a target.
In this guide, I'll take a look at the top outdoor security cameras, as well as the top indoor cameras, and tell you what to look for as you evaluate devices.
In This Guide
Our Top Picks for Indoor Cameras
Here are my top five picks for the best indoor security cameras: