Used to be a dog and a dead bolt were all most families could afford to protect their families, but home security is going high tech and highly affordable.

Click here to see Local 6's full story on home security.

Here are links to the security systems mentioned in the story:

Links to local county neighborhood watch and vacation home watching programs:

  • ORANGE COUNTY:

http://www.ocso.com/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=AJhAAKIr2NA%3d&tabid=147&mid=635

http://www.ocso.com/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=q4iaK89lSPc%3d&tabid=147&mid=635

  • SEMINOLE COUNTY:

http://www.seminolesheriff.org/external/InfoSitepage.aspx?pageID=228

http://www.seminolesheriff.org/external/InfoSitepage.aspx?pageID=71

  • OSCEOLA COUNTY:

http://www.osceolasheriff.org/sheriff/113-14594-16526/vacation_precautions.cfm

http://www.osceolasheriff.org/sheriff/113-14594-16525/good_security_habits.cfm

  • BREVARD COUNTY:

http://www.brevardsheriff.com/home/commands-services/community-services/crime-prevention/crime-prevention-tips/vacation-preparation/

http://www.brevardsheriff.com/home/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/OPS-35-Vacation-House-Watch-rev-04162014-URE.pdf

  • VOLUSIA COUNTY:

http://www.volusiasheriff.org/watch.htm