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Our design experts have over 55 years of combined experience in providing security camera installation service. We have designed tens of thousands of systems for retail, office buildings, malls, parking lots, storage facilities, airports, police stations, government facilities, apartment complexes, and countless homes. Designing an effective security solution requires expertise. We have that expertise and can design an effective system for your business or residence.


Book a 30 minute phone appointment. We'll answer your questions, provide a custom design based on your needs, and offer a line-item quote with installation options. We offer this service FREE with no purchase obligations.

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We use our custom "Backstreet Surveillance - System Design Tool" that integrates with Google Maps. This application puts us on-site. It allows us to see the structure, terrain and areas you want to secure. With absolute confidence, we can recommend best camera placement and select the right camera for each location.

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Brandon Simmons

Brandon Simmons - Security Consultant/Dealer Woodbury CT
Brandon provides system design consulting services and camera application advice in Woodbury CT and surrounding counties.

Crime Statistics for Connecticut

Overall Crime Rating:

B+ (41.49% lower than national average)

Investing in a security camera system effectively protects your home and family from criminals. Research consistently shows that these devices deter crime, with a reduction of 65% or more. Additionally, having surveillance cameras provides valuable evidence of criminal activity occurring. Surveillance camera systems are a proven cost-effective method to prevent, record, and decrease the overall rate of crime and will provide both you and your family with a much-needed peace of mind.

View individual city crime ratings below:

Cities with Highest Crime Rate:

  • Hartford
  • New Haven
  • Bridgeport
  • Watertown
  • Waterbury

  • Cities with Lowest Crime Rate:

  • Weston
  • Newtown
  • Ridgefield
  • Granby
  • Madison

  • Bridgeport Crime Rating:

    C (72.81% higher than national average)

    Highest Risk Crime: Robbery

    Bridgeport is the most populous city in Connecticut with a population of 148,654 in 2020. It is also the fifth-most populous city in New England. The city is located in eastern Fairfield County at the mouth of the Pequonnock River on Long Island Sound. Bridgeport is a port city situated 60 miles from Manhattan and 40 miles from The Bronx. It shares borders with Trumbull to the north, Fairfield to the west, and Stratford to the east. Bridgeport, along with other towns in Fairfield County, is part of the Greater Bridgeport Planning Region. It is also included in the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk-Danbury metropolitan statistical area, which is the second largest metropolitan area in Connecticut. Additionally, the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk-Danbury metropolis is part of the New York metropolitan area.

    New Haven Crime Rating:

    C (82.28% higher than national average)

    Highest Risk Crime: Robbery

    New Haven is a city in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States. It is situated on New Haven Harbor on the northern shore of Long Island Sound. New Haven is part of the New York City metropolitan area. According to the 2020 U.S. census, it has a population of 135,081. This makes it the third largest city in Connecticut, following Bridgeport and Stamford. It is also the largest city in the South Central Connecticut Planning Region. New Haven serves as the principal municipality of Greater New Haven, which had a total population of 864,835 in 2020. Before 1960, it served as the county seat of New Haven County until the county governments were abolished.

    Stamford Crime Rating:

    B+ (37.09% lower than national average)

    Highest Risk Crime: Robbery

    Stamford is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut. It is located 34 miles outside of New York City. Stamford is the largest city in the Western Connecticut Planning Region and the second-most populous city in Connecticut, after Bridgeport. According to the 2020 census, Stamford's population is 135,470, surpassing Hartford and New Haven. Stamford is part of the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk-Danbury metropolitan statistical area, which is included in the larger New York City metropolitan area, specifically the New York–Newark, NY–NJ–CT–PA Combined Statistical Area.

    Hartford Crime Rating:

    C- (111.37% higher than national average)

    Highest Risk Crime: Murder

    Hartford is the capital of Connecticut. It used to be the seat of Hartford County until county government was disbanded in 1960. Hartford is the largest city in the Capitol Planning Region and a core city in the Greater Hartford metropolitan area. According to census estimates, Hartford is the fourth-largest city in Connecticut, with a population of 121,054 in 2020. The coastal cities of Bridgeport, New Haven, and Stamford have larger populations.

    Danbury Crime Rating:

    A- (63.13% lower than national average)

    Danbury is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut. It is located about 50 miles northeast of New York City. As of 2020, the population of Danbury was 86,518. It is the third-largest city in Western Connecticut and the seventh-largest city in Connecticut. Danbury earned the nickname "Hat City" because it was a major center for the American hat industry during the 19th and early 20th centuries. The mineral danburite is named after Danbury, and the city itself is named after Danbury in Essex, England. Danbury is home to several notable institutions, including Danbury Hospital, Western Connecticut State University, Danbury Fair Mall, and Danbury Municipal Airport. In a ranking by USA Today in November 2015, Danbury was recognized as the second best city to live in the United States. According to a ranking by WalletHub in April 2021, Danbury is the 10th most diverse city in the United States, the most diverse city in New England, and the third most diverse city in the New York metropolitan area, after Jersey City and New York City. This ranking takes into account factors such as socioeconomic, cultural, economic, household, and religious diversity.

    New Britain Crime Rating:

    B- (0.64% higher than national average)

    Highest Risk Crime: Vehicle Theft

    New Britain is a city in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. It is located about 9 miles southwest of Hartford. The city is part of the Capitol Planning Region. According to the 2020 Census, the population of the city is 74,135. New Britain is one of the southernmost communities in the Hartford-Springfield Knowledge Corridor metropolitan region. It is home to Central Connecticut State University and Charter Oak State College. During the 19th and early 20th centuries, New Britain was known for its industry. Some notable sites, such as Walnut Hill Park developed by Frederick Law Olmsted, are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Downtown New Britain is also a significant area of interest.


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    We sell more than 30,000 security cameras nationwide each year, from government facilities, to schools, to small business and homes. We are the authority when it comes to business security cameras and home security cameras. We have over 28 years of experience with system installation and applications. Our services include site survey, system design, installation, 5 year equipment warranty and lifetime customer support.

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