Doktor Jons Guide to the "Use and Application of CCTV"
This Page is the "Quickfind" site index

So would you like to play "Spot the CCTV Camera?". Eagle eyed visitors may recognise the profusion of street furniture, surrounding a single heritage dome camera keeping watch over part  of Londons' prestigious Oxford Street shopping area.
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This 'Quickfind' index will help you link straight
to the section you want.
( for more detailed navigation, use the Main Site Index )


Main "Gateway"
Technical Gateway
Main Site Index


What is CCTV?
History of CCTV
Town Centre CCTV
CCTV Applications
Community CCTV
Anti Terrorism Advice
CCTV Research


Engineering Information
CCTV System Design

CCTV & Civil Liberties
CCTV and the Law
Covert CCTV

Manufacturers Section
The Press Club
Coppers Corner

CCTV in the Home

'VIPER' E-ssessments


News and Views

Current CCTV News
CCTV News Archive
Doktor Jons Forum


CCTV Product Guide
New CCTV Products
Product Manufacturers
Manufacturers Index
Country of Origin


CCTV Helpdesk
Problem Pages
Useful Web Links
CCTV Research
CCTV / Security Events
Lens Selection Chart
Lens Coverage Chart


CCTV Photo Gallery
About this site
Contact Doktor Jon

This page provides all major site links, along with up to date information
The main 'launcher' for exploring the technical aspects of CCTV
Currently spread over three pages - Doktor Jon's site links 'in depth'

Exactly what is Closed Circuit Television - this page should help you out
A brief potted history of the development of modern CCTV equipment
Background information on Town Centre systems
A 'range of applications' section which is currently under development
An alternative approach to expensive 'active' CCTV systems
Important advice and guidance for anyone operating CCTV systems
CCTV Criminology research papers and projects

This detailed index links to technical information on specific topics
The key to effective use of CCTV, rests in the planning stages.
This section explains the various assessments and System Profiling
Exploring the issues of surveillance and civil liberties
Looking at various aspects of CCTV in relation to current UK law
An in depth guide to the practical aspects of co-veillance.

A section specifically aimed at the key players in the CCTV industry
For all journalists and writers, this resource is just for you
This section is intended for 'law enforcement' officers

A brief guide to the use of CCTV in a domestic setting

Doktor Jons unique campaign to improve CCTV for evidential use.
CCTV Camera performance evaluation service


News stories and views from the world of Closed Circuit TV -
including both general news and manufacturers stories
CCTV News from around the world, in the last 14 days.
An archive of brief CCTV related news stories.
A unique comprehensive CCTV Industry message board service


This will on completion provide details on a wide range of products
A new section building a directory of recently introduced products
Locate individual manufacturers products by category
(under development)
Look up general information on individual Manufacturers / Brands
If you want to know in which country a manufacturer is based ...


Doktor Jons unique CCTV helpdesk service - free advice online!
A guide to everyday technical terms
Frequently Asked Questions on a range of CCTV topics
If you're having problems with CCTV, this guide may help
Here is a selection of useful web links relating to CCTV and security
A developing section detailing links to external sites useful for research
A diary of forthcoming Security / CCTV related shows around the world
A guide to the various focal length lenses available for different formats
If you want to find out how much coverage a lens provides .....

All of the sites 420+ photos listed in a multipage gallery section
Some background information about this site
If you want to get in touch with Doktor Jon ...

Doktor Jons CCTV Forum provides a unique location to discuss and exchange information on all aspects of video surveillance
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