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Police cameras to flood Manhattan to prevent attacks

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AFP
May 5, 2010

New York officials say they could stop attacks like the attempted Times Square car bomb by expanding a controversial surveillance system so sensitive that it will pick up even suspicious behavior.

New York is already a heavily policed city, with 35,000 officers and a counterterrorism bureau — the first of its kind in the country — partnering the FBI.

But Saturday’s failed terrorist bomb in the Times Square tourist hot spot has provided the authorities with a new argument for expanding a sometimes controversial security blanket of cameras, sensors and analytical software.

The system “will greatly enhance our ability and the ability of the police to detect suspicious activity in real time, and disrupt possible attacks,” Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Monday.

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[6] Charlotte-Mecklenburg police want to monitor private cameras: http://www.prisonplanet.com/charlotte-mecklenburg-police-want-to-monitor-private-cameras.html

[7] Albuquerque Transit Security Guard Shoplifts and Attacks Citizens with Cameras under Approving Eye of City: http://www.prisonplanet.com/albuquerque-transit-security-guard-shoplifts-and-attacks-citizens-with-cameras-under-approving-eye-of-city.html

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