Could or Should Local Government play a greater part in public safety during emergency services incidents?
I asked this question a few weeks ago: Could or Should Local Government play a greater …….read more
Since that time I was made aware of a recent survey by Australian Institutes of Criminology (Shann Hulme, Anthony Morgan and Rick Brown) regarding the use of CCTV by local government, it’s worth a read, go to CCTV use by local government ……..read more
In the survey they discuss: Use of CCTV footage by police:
There has been little Australian research that has examined the extent to which CCTV footage is used by police as part of criminal investigations. The survey therefore included a number of questions about the frequency with which CCTV footage was requested by police (where police were not responsible for monitoring the footage themselves). This is important, given that there appears to have been a recent shift towards placing greater importance on the value of CCTV footage in criminal investigations, rather than focusing primarily on the crime prevention benefits of camera systems.
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