Doktor Jons Guide to The Use and Application of CCTV & IP Video - a unique resource providing information and advice on  the modern use of CCTV video surveillance
Doktor Jons Guide to The Use and Application of CCTV & IP Video - a unique resource providing information and advice on  the modern use of CCTV video surveillance

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Doktor Jons suggestions for some additional websites, and organisations, that are well worth a visit.

More detailed resources are also available
in the "Research Section"

General crime prevention and CCTV information
International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners
The IP User Group (U.K.)
Home Office Scientific Development Branch (formerly the PSDB - U.K.)
The CCTV User Group (U.K.)
The National CCTV Strategy website (U.K.)

CCTV & Security related Forums and Blogs
Doktor Jons Forum on "The Use and Application of CCTV / IP Video" (U.S.)
The Security Installer CCTV forum (U.K.)
UK Security Forum
Doktor Jons Blog - "Life through a CCTV lens"

Civil Liberties information
Liberty (U.K.)
Watching them, Watching us (U.K.)
Big Brother Watch
Surveillance and Society (U.K.)
No CCTV - The Campaign against CCTV (U.K.)

Crime and criminology
International Centre for Comparative Criminological Research
Jill Dando Institute of Crime Science (U.K.)
Crime Links
CCTV Research Papers and Projects
Criminal Justice Online Forum (U.S.)
Criminal Justice Blogspot (U.S.)

Police and Law Enforcement
UK Police Forces
Community Policing Consortium (U.S.) (U.K.)
The International Assoc. of Chiefs of Police
LEVA - Law Enforcement & Emergency Services Video Assoc. (U.S.)
NPIA - National Policing Improvement Agency
The Coppers Blog - A rare insight into policing in the U.K.
Police Technology (U.S.)

Anti Terrorism and Civil Defence (Homeland Security) (U.K.)
Preparing for Emergencies (U.K.)
Emergency Planning College (U.K.)
London Prepared
MI5 - the UK's security services
CPNI - Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure
Homeland Security Online (U.S.)
National Academic Consortium for Homeland Security (U.S.)

UK Legislation relating to the use of CCTV
The Data Protection Act 1998 - Information Commissioner
The Town and Country (General Permitted Development) Order 1995
Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act (RIPA) 2000
UK Licensing of CCTV Operators

News and Media websites
Security News Online (U.K.)
IP Video Market Info
Security Companies Directory (Europe)

Security Associations and Organisations
ASIS International - Security Association (global)
ALAS - Latin American Security Association
BSIA - British Security Industry Association
Building Futures - Designing in Security

Canadian Security Association
CSIS - The Canadian Society for Industrial Security
HDcctv - The High Definition CCTV Alliance
IPSA - International Professional Security Association
IAPSC - Int. Association of Professional Security Consultants
NSI - National Security Inspectorate (UK)
ONVIF - Open Network Video Interface Forum
PCMA - Public CCTV Managers Association (U.K.)
SIA - Security Industry Authority (U.K.)
SITO - Security Industry Training Organisation (U.K.)
SSAIB - Security Systems Inspectorate (U.K.)
WISE - Women in Security Electronics (U.S.)

Miscellaneous Websites
NFHiB -Neighbours from Hell in Britain (U.K.)
The URBANEYE project - looking at pan European CCTV
The Guild of Security (U.K.)
The British Security Weblinks Directory

If you would like to suggest a website for inclusion on this page or in the main "Research Section", or if you find a broken link, please send a message to:- listings[at]

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Doktor Jon's Guide to the Use and Application of CCTV & IP Video