Monday, May 17, 2010
Let's be like them
NYC's Bloomberg in London to view transit CCTV
An estimated 4 million closed circuit television cameras operate in Britain, and some civil liberties campaigners have warned the country is becoming a surveillance state.
London has one of the world's highest concentrations of surveillance cameras, with an expanding ring of them encircling the central business district. The so-called "ring of steel" was the inspiration for a 3,000-camera network being installed in lower Manhattan and midtown New York.
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