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by Ilker - Comfort Zone
Thu Oct 17, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: The CCTV Community News
Topic: Croydon Council to consider plans for £1million CCTV upgrade
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Croydon Council to consider plans for £1million CCTV upgrade

The plans, which go before cabinet next Monday (October 21), seek to help tackle crime and antisocial behaviour. The council said it aims to replace its current analogue system with a new digital network. Cabinet approved £1million part funding from its capital programme in 2018, but a further £1mil...
by Ilker - Comfort Zone
Mon Sep 30, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: The CCTV Community News
Topic: Narberth and Newcastle Emlyn are amongst the seven latest towns to receive CCTV.
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Views: 24

Narberth and Newcastle Emlyn are amongst the seven latest towns to receive CCTV.

The seven towns will join the 17 which have already had CCTV cameras go live over the last 18 months, as part of the Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Dafydd Llywelyn’s reinstatement programme. The new locations also include Lampeter, Machynlleth, Burry Port, Llwyndendy and Ystradgynlais. Th...
by Ilker - Comfort Zone
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Legislation & Governance
Topic: First GDPR Facial Recognition Fine For Sweden School
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First GDPR Facial Recognition Fine For Sweden School

A school in Sweden has been fined $20,000 for using facial recognition to keep attendance in what is Sweden's first GDPR fine. Notably, the fine is also the EU's first GDPR fine for facial recognition, adding some clarity to use of the technology in the GDPR era. Not so surprisingly, the Swedish DPA...
by Ilker - Comfort Zone
Fri Aug 09, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: The CCTV Community News
Topic: Save the date for '2020 Vision' National CCTV Conference
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Save the date for '2020 Vision' National CCTV Conference

Announcing '2020 Vision'

Our Member Conference and Exhibition focusing on the future of surveillance into the 2020's will be taking place on June 1st to 3rd 2020
at Whittlebury Hall Resort & Spa, Towcester, Northamptonshire. NN12 8QH




https://www.cctvusergroup.com/
by Ilker - Comfort Zone
Fri Aug 09, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: The CCTV Community News
Topic: Leeds City Council considering mandatory CCTV systems in all licensed taxi and private hire vehicles
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Leeds City Council considering mandatory CCTV systems in all licensed taxi and private hire vehicles

Leeds City Council are exploring the possibility of enforcing mandatory CCTV equipment in all taxi and private hire vehicles, following what they believe to be positive outcomes from other licensing authorities who have adopted similar practices. The city's licensing authority team already actively ...
by Ilker - Comfort Zone
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: The CCTV Community News
Topic: Revealed: The cost of CCTV in Guildford
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Views: 70

Revealed: The cost of CCTV in Guildford

Guildford will invest almost £100,000 in CCTV cameras this year, figures reveal. In the 2019-20, Guildford will invest £98,000 in CCTV, figures from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government show. This is a net figure, minus any income the council makes. That means the actual spend c...
by Ilker - Comfort Zone
Thu Jul 11, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: The CCTV Community News
Topic: Bid to curb crime in Dudley borough town centres with £2m CCTV upgrade
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Views: 56

Bid to curb crime in Dudley borough town centres with £2m CCTV upgrade

The work will see a network of state-of-the-art cameras equipped with the latest digital technology installed to keep people safe. As part of the scheme, the current central control base will move from a local police station to a new, highly secure facility specifically designed to meet the requirem...
by Ilker - Comfort Zone
Thu Jul 11, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Legislation & Governance
Topic: National Library CCTV use probed by Information Commissioner
Replies: 0
Views: 90

National Library CCTV use probed by Information Commissioner

A report that a member of staff at the National Library of Wales misused the CCTV system is being investigated by the UK's data watchdog. The Information Commissioner's Office said the library, in Aberystwyth, had referred the matter to them. A spokesman for the ICO said: "The National Library of Wa...
by Ilker - Comfort Zone
Thu Jun 27, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: The CCTV Community News
Topic: Council Upgrades CCTV Systems
Replies: 0
Views: 75

Council Upgrades CCTV Systems

CCTV systems in seven towns across Rhondda Cynon Taf are benefiting from an extensive upgrade - making it one of the most advanced systems. The significant programme, delivered through an investment of £150,000, has already been completed in Aberdare and Pontypridd, and has recently extended in to M...
by Ilker - Comfort Zone
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: The CCTV Community News
Topic: CCTV in every care home will save the NHS £370m a year
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Views: 80

CCTV in every care home will save the NHS £370m a year

Fitting every care home in Britain with CCTV could save the cash-strapped NHS £370million a year, it was claimed yesterday One home boss said he has saved the NHS £50,000 this year by installing CCTV as he has not had to summon ambulances on all but three of 119 occasions of an unwitnessed fall. If ...