New security monitors such as the Ring Video Doorbell allow users,through video and audio monitored by their cellphones, the ability to monitor their home from anywhere and can be used to deter criminals. Even less expensive systems or even installing security company signs on your lawn can deter a break in but security systems with monitors can also help identify the criminals if there is a break in

Home security devices serve as deterrents to break-ins – Cleburne Times-Review