Reply to post: Re: bit expensive for the bleedin' cameras

Shadow state? Scotland's IT independence creeps forth

Paul Crawford Silver badge

Re: bit expensive for the bleedin' cameras

£3,571 *per f@%kin' camera* !!!

Is about right, given that a lot are analogue so you are talking networking, HDD recorders, etc, and labour to visit each camera point and do the work, possibly with a cherry-picker.

To achieve exactly what?

Aye, there is the rub. Just how helpful are these cameras? Have we got evidence that they will save more than £10m in reduced crime?

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