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French City To Use CCTV For Parking Fines

October 11th, 2010 10:10 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

horza writes “The city of Nice, France is rolling out 626 CCTV cameras throughout town, giving it one of the highest levels of surveillance in the world (1.8 cameras per 1000 inhabitants). The usual rhetoric was given — that they will be used solely for reducing violent crime — but the city will now begin sending out parking tickets solely based on the CCTV video evidence.”

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