Wednesday, 7 February 2018
Police cameras helped solve more than 2,300 cases: MHA
As of end 2017, video footage from police cameras has helped solve more than 2,300 cases, said Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Parliamentary Secretary Amrin Amin in Parliament.
The first wave of cameras, known as PolCam 1.0, saw 65,000 cameras installed in neighbourhoods from 2012. PolCam 2.0 was introduced in mid-2016 and as of last year, 5,000 cameras have been installed in town centres, neighbourhood centres, hawker centres and linkways leading to transportation nodes such as MRT stations and bus interchanges.
The plan for is to install 11,000 cameras at 2,500 locations islandwide over the next few years, said Mr Amrin.
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