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+ - CCTV boom fails to reduce crime

Submitted by New_Age_Reform_Act
New_Age_Reform_Act (1256010) writes "Massive investment in CCTV cameras to prevent crime in the UK has failed to have a significant impact , despite billions of pounds spent on the new technology, a senior police officer piloting a new database has warned. Only 3% of street robberies in London were solved using CCTV images, despite the fact that Britain has more security cameras than any other country in Europe."

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