Security Cameras

Total Security Interview On Channel 12 News Offers Security Camera Insights To Help Fight Recent Long Island Knifepoint Retail Robberies

On a recent report by News12 Long Island, the serial knifepoint robber who targeted 16 locations in Suffolk and Nassau counties is still on the loose and has not yet been identified. There have been at least nine Long Island food shops robbed by the same suspect. The robber was described to be wearing a … Continue reading

Visible vs Hidden Security Cameras – Which Is Best For Suffolk County Business Owners?

If you own a small business in Suffolk County, customer theft is probably one of the biggest concerns you are dealing with. You may also be concerned about employee theft. You just hired new employees, you just don’t trust them yet, and you are worried about your employees stealing items from your store. Installing a … Continue reading

Legal Considerations When Installing Residential Security Cameras In Suffolk County

How much thoughts have you put into the legal considerations behind installing security cameras? The installation of security cameras for home safety has become an important security measure for Suffolk County residents. Most residents agree that a home security system is essential to protecting your family from criminal activity. However, when installing surveillance cameras, it … Continue reading

What To Consider When Choosing An IP Security Camera System?

Are you moving your business to a new location? If yes, ensuring the security of your business in the new environment should be number 1 on your list of priorities. Today, there are many different security options you can choose from to effectively secure your property. The installation of IP security camera system remains as … Continue reading

Top 3 School Security System Features To Improve Student Safety

Any crime that can happen in shopping centers or parking lots can also take place in schools. We have heard devastating stories about school shootings, killing innocent lives. And because of these incidents, better security measures have become an important issue in schools. An effective security program is needed to ensure the safety of students, … Continue reading

Wireless Security Surveillance Systems – The Pros & Cons of Going Wireless

Modern technology has made security systems possible. When it comes to improving the security of businesses, the market provides consumers with two options – wired security systems or wireless surveillance systems. The latter has several distinct advantages over the traditional counterpart. In recent years, the use of wireless security systems has become increasingly popular for … Continue reading

The Truth About Wireless Cameras Vs. Wired Cameras: Are They Really Wireless And Should I Use Them?

Wireless cameras are sought after by many, but are they really what they sound like? Are they really a better option than wired cameras? Let’s look at some of the facts about each and see for ourselves: According to many big online Retailers such as Ebay’s site* some of the perceived (but not always true) … Continue reading

How Much Does A Security Camera System Cost? And Can I Afford It?

At Total Security, one of the questions we get asked most frequently is: How much does a security camera system cost? And can I afford it? From the Owner’s Corner, Matt DiMicco explains the factors that influence the cost of security cameras: The number of cameras you need to install in your home or commercial … Continue reading

The Top 4 Reasons To Install Security Cameras In Hospital Parking Lots

When a family member visits a loved one in the hospital, usually the last thing on their mind is the safety of the hospital’s parking lot. However, hospital parking lots can be dimly lit, unguarded labyrinths that pose security risks not only to visitors but to staff members as well. Many hospitals recognize the need … Continue reading

4 Reasons Your Business Needs Video Surveillance

Having a successful business can depend on a lot of factors. To keep your business profitable, you need to have employees that give you their best, a good product or service that people need and want, and you need to be in a market that has high demand of what you are trying to sell. … Continue reading