In this section we look at the effect on Public Area CCTV systems from the Budget Cuts forced by the Government on Local Authorities and Public Bodies.
We also highlight some of the issues under consideration by the Government that will jeopardise Public Privacy and Safety rather than increase it.
Government Budget Cuts Risk Public Safety
Goverment CCTV Legislation Risks Privacy
Since the last general election we have been awaiting details of the Government proposals for regulation and the abolision of the Security Industry Authority.