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Boston Bombing Sparks Surveillance Camera Debatei
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April 25, 2013 12:02 AM
In the wake of the bombings at the Boston Marathon, a debate has erupted over whether more surveillance cameras should be introduced. It's an issue that's been debated in Britain for many years - a country with one of the highest densities of CCTV (closed-circuit television) cameras in the world. Henry Ridgwell reports from London on the battle between privacy and public protection.

Boston Bombing Sparks Surveillance Camera Debate

Published April 24, 2013

In the wake of the bombings at the Boston Marathon, a debate has erupted over whether more surveillance cameras should be introduced. It's an issue that's been debated in Britain for many years - a country with one of the highest densities of CCTV (closed-circuit television) cameras in the world. Henry Ridgwell reports from London on the battle between privacy and public protection.


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