The draft code of practice for CCTV systems has been issued by the Surveillance Camera Commissioner, Andrew Rennison. We have details on the consultation around the code as well as an interview with the Commissioner who talks candidly about the need to balance security and privacy.
We also continue our series of features, Rooms with a View, which take an inside look at CCTV systems and control rooms around the UK and, in this issue, overseas too.
We also look ahead to the coming year, asking what issues will preoccupy our conversations and debates this year. And we have a star interview – the former White House security chief John Gill talking about VIP protection, CCTV and PSIM.Read More
In October 2012, the first-ever Surveillance Camera Commissioner Andrew Rennison was splashed on the front page of The Independent newspaper with the headline “New HD CCTV puts human rights at risk”. The lead story went on to detail the stark warning that “Big Brother Britain has arrived unnoticed” and how the increasing sophistication in technological…Read More
The Global MSC security seminar in Leeds on Tuesday attracted 160 representatives from the industry for a day of networking and presentations and featured a keynote address by CCTV commissioner Andrew Rennison.Read More
Andrew Rennison, the forensic science regulator, who has recently been appointed the first ever Surveillance Camera Commissioner in the UK is the keynote speaker at the Global MSC Security seminar to be held at the Queens Hotel in Leeds on Tuesday 13th November 2012. The post of surveillance camera commissioner was created by the Protection…Read More
The BSIA’s technical director, Alex Carmichael, has come out strongly against comments by the newly-appointed surveillance camera commissioner which were reported in The Independent newspaper.Read More
Andrew Rennison, the forensic science regulator, has been appointed the first ever surveillance camera commissioner in the UK. He will combine his new post with his existing role but will have separate support staff for each function. The post of surveillance camera commissioner was created by the Protection of Freedoms Act, passed earlier this year.…Read More
Global MSC Security is delighted to announce that the Interim CCTV Regulator, Andrew Rennison, will be delivering the keynote speech at the Safe Newcastle & Global MSC Security Seminar on 8th November 2011 in Newcastle. The speaker line-up for the day is as follows: Andrew Rennison – Interim CCTV Regulator Judith Jones – Information Commissioners Office…Read More