Sept. 27, 2013
Councils could be banned from using CCTV cameras and “spy cars” to impose fines on drivers under new government proposals.
Local Government Secretary Eric Pickles has said he wants to curb “overzealous” local authorities in England which use cameras to maximise their income from parking fines.
He warned that public support for CCTV could be undermined if people believed they were being used to generate revenue rather than preventing crime.
This article was posted: Friday, September 27, 2013 at 4:32 pm