When somebody is trying to steal from you or forcefully enter your domicile, you are certainly under no obligation to be forthcoming or honest with the potential perpetrator.
Home Depot appears to concur with this premise as evidenced by the following product which appears on its shelves. This Defiant produced imitation bullet security camera is priced at $14.97. In Espanol the home security product is called Camera de seguridad de imitation.
Hopefully, patrons of this well known home improvement store are did not have their intelligence insulted by the selling point No Wiring Required. Also I don’t get the the sun and moon symbols at the bottom of the fake inexpensive home intruder deterrent.