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UK – Study: School Children Monitored ‘As Closely As Inmates’ by CCTV

Children are being monitored as closely as inmates in prisons as schools break the law to introduce scores of covert CCTV cameras, a ground-breaking new study has found. The vast majority of secondary schools use more than 20 CCTV cameras … Conti… Continue reading

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BBC NEWS Police number plate recognition camera rules tightened

Police cameras that record motorists’ movements must be more tightly regulated, Home Secretary Theresa May has ordered. The 4,000-strong automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) network logs more than 10 million vehicles every day. The governmen… Continue reading

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California looking at electronic license plates

By Sarah Fairfield on June 24, 2010 How can a state with a whopping $19 billion budget deficit scrape up some more cash? In our consumerist society minds often turn to selling ad space. Would you believe California is currently considering digital lice… Continue reading

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ALPR – invasion of privacy or essential for motorists’ safety?

Police chiefs in Britain are facing the threat of a High Court privacy action over a nationwide network of cameras that is being used to photograph motorists on the roads network, according to a report in The Sunday Times. The automatic license plate r… Continue reading

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Traffic Camera Accuracy, Legal Problems Proliferate Worldwide

Officials in the US, UK and Australia are forced to refund inaccurate or illegally issued red light camera and speed camera tickets. Reported by The Newspaper In the past week, thousands of vehicle owners across the US, England and Australia will recei… Continue reading

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