Combining the power of CCTV and emerging technologies to realise the future vision
of preventative policing.
Singapore has made progress in building an integrated national sensor network in line with its Smart Nation agenda, including a nationwide push for more close-circuit television (CCTV) cameras in public places. These devices are increasingly a common feature in the daily lives of citizens in many countries. For public safety agencies, CCTV presents a useful way to collect, monitor and analyse information that can help to keep the public safe, and prevent and detect crime.
But the reality is that their usage to date has only scratched the surface of the potential benefit they could deliver.
Today, rapid technological advances—both in cameras themselves and wider digital capabilities—are opening up new ways for CCTV and digital surveillance to benefit public safety.DOWNLOAD THE PDF