Home security systems offer you the peace of mind that your loved ones and possessions will be protected. According to one study of convicted burglars, 83% said that they checked for a security system when targeting a home with 60% saying they avoided those homes altogether. If they discovered a security system during the course of a burglary, 87% said they would always or sometimes retreat. * * https://news.uncc.edu/news-events/news-releases/study-provides-insights-habits-and-motivations-burglars