The following guides are available for download:
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CCTV Code of Practice (PDF - 424 KB)
This Code of Practice has the dual purpose of assisting operators of CCTV systems to understand their legal obligations while also reassuring the public about the safeguards that should be in place. It sets out the measures which must be adopted to comply with the Data Protection Act 1998, and goes on to set out guidance for the following of good data protection practice.
CCTV Operational Requirements Manual (version 3.0) (PDF - 291 KB)
This manual provides guidance on writing O.R. Check Lists and illustrates how they can be applied to the acquisition and management of a system. The work is part of a wider scheme of research and development aimed at improving the effectiveness of CCTV safety and security systems.
Digital Imaging Procedure (PDF - 12.8 MB)
The principle purpose of this document is to publish the procedure that details the processes involved in the proper capture and handling of digital images for police applications.