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"CCTV & The Law"
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Guide to Closed Circuit TV (CCTV)

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CCTV and the Law!


At the moment, Doktor Jon must apologise for the fact
that this section of the site is still under construction.

Hopefully you won't have to wait too long!


United Kingdom Laws

The Data Protection Act (1998) - DPA

The Human Rights Act (1998) - HRA

The Security Industry Act - SIA

The Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act (2000) - RIPA

The Protection from Harassment Act (1997)
( external link -
The Crown Prosecution Service )

The Town & Country Planning
(General Permitted Development) Order 1995


Legal cases concerning the use of Video Surveillance


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