Fake Outdoor Security Camera How do you deter robbery, theft, and vandalism without the high cost of a real outdoor security camera system? Now you know, as actual studies have proven that a fake camera will reduce crime rates on the property. (This is real, but a statistical result. Obviously anything can happen, but if they think they will be filmed, identified and possibly apprehended, the bad guys will re-locate to another target. Even the most sophisticated criminals will think the premises are guarded by a high-tech surveillance system and go in search of an easier target. In fact, this is an actual surveillance camera in outdoor housing that has been modified into a "dummy" or fake security camera. This unit has a flashing light which you can activate by installing batteries. You may also skip this step and leave it without whichever you feel is more realistic. It is as convincing as it can be. Also recommended for security in parking lots. Features authentic video cable, weather proof aluminum housing, and fully adjustable metal mounting bracket. Installs quickly and easily using the included stainless steel screws. Measures 12" long (rain shield extends 2 more inches) x 4" wide x 4 1/2" tall.