- The first camera was not actually used for security purposes. Instead, it was used to carefully watch the launching of a rocket.
- The first person to develop a CCTV camera was a German man by the name of Walter Bruch.
Experts believe that as many as 67% of burglaries could be prevented if people had CCTV camera systems at home. The general view of using CCTV as a crime prevention tool is that it creates awareness, especially potential offenders, that they are under surveillance. This creates a heightened risk of being caught by authorities if a crime is committed. The CCTV footage can also be used to identify criminals if a crime has occurred.
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