|COOKIES: By using this website you agree that we can place Google Analytics Cookies on your device for performance monitoring.|
CCTV in the UK: A failure of theory or a failure of practice?
If you have a question about this talk, please contact Stephen Lewis.
Although CCTV was heralded as something of a silver bullet in the fight against crime (and by two Governments) scholarly research has questioned the extent to which it ‘works’. Martin Gill led the Home Office national evaluation on CCTV and has subsequently conducted more research with CCTV schemes across the country. In this talk he will outline the findings from the national evalaution and assess the views of the public, scheme workers and offenders’ perspectives (including showing film clips of offenders talking at crime scenes) to show just why CCTV has not worked out as many considered. Martin will relate these findings to the current development of a national strategy.
This talk is part of the Computer Laboratory Security Seminar series.
This talk is included in these lists:
Note that ex-directory lists are not shown.
Other listsCentre of African Studies Lent Seminar Series Developmental Neurobiology Seminar Series Millennium Maths Project public lectures
Other talksEpigenetics, Obesity and Metabolism Do Vampires Exist Only In Sci-Fi Movies? Health Economics @ Cambridge seminar The role of zinc as a physiologically relevant platelet agonist Development of a Risk Prediction Model for Colorectal Cancer New opportunities and challenges for electron microscopy