We use visible surveillance camera systems in public places.
Each type of camera and its use is reviewed regularly in relation to compliance with the Surveillance Camera Code of Practice. For more information please see the below legislation and codes of practice:
In common with the majority of UK Police Forces, Public Order Evidence Gathering Officers are deployed during public order operations in order to use overt video recording to reduce the risk of disorder and/or to aid identification of those responsible for potential criminal acts.
Senior responsible officer
Head of Tactical Operations (rank of Chief Superintendent)