Virtual Security Guard
Ultimate peace of mind. Total control.
Coming soon to U.S. customers1 — live, customizable motion event monitoring by Rapid Response for the external Ring cameras at your home or business.
Real, trusted agents.
Whether you own a second home or want an extra pair of eyes on your business, Virtual Security Guard gives you the ultimate peace of mind with total control.
Customize what agents observe.
Real-life agents will only monitor motion events on the cameras2 you want, when you want. Update your settings at any time in the Ring Control Center.
Agents engage when you can’t.
Agents can engage through Two-Way Talk and siren to help deter unwanted behavior.
Backup is on the way.
If emergency services are needed, the agent can call to dispatch to your property.
Frequently Asked Questions
Choosing which cameras to monitor: Default settings limit monitoring to only eligible Ring outdoor doorbells and cameras of your choosing and are default off at sign-up. You can easily change which cameras you want monitored from the Ring Control Center from your Ring app or Ring.com.
Choosing when agents will monitor by setting modes from your Ring app or on Ring.com: On your Ring app or Ring.com, there are three modes to control monitoring. When the mode is Disarmed, Virtual Security Guard is inactive and agents will not be monitoring any cameras. When the mode is set to Armed Home or Armed Away, agents will be monitoring your cameras.