Santa Clara County Sheriff Uses Her Own Money To Buy Jail CamerasSanta Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith wasn't willing to wait two years for a new camera system at the county jail, so she used her own money to purchase security cameras at a local Costco.
CBS Aims To Strike Balance With Added Super Bowl CamerasWith some 70 cameras located from the pylons in the end zone to those isolated on single players, the ability to show plays from a 360-degree perspective and tracking technology that determines how fast and far players run, almost no aspect of the Super Bowl will be out of reach for the CBS crew.
BART, Numerous Businesses Using Fake Security Cameras To Deter CrimeMany of the security cameras on BART trains are fakes meant only to deter -- not record -- crime, but other business are also using fakes.
Apple Recalling Some iPhone 6 Plus Phones Over Defective CamerasIf you think your iPhone 6-plus should be taking better pictures, you might be right, and Apple is recalling a batch of the smartphones.
Hi-Tech Camera Network Could Help Detect Forest Fires, Aid FirefightersFor decades, forest rangers in wooden towers across the West scanned the horizon with binoculars for smoke that could signal the start of a wildfire.
Palo Alto Officials Propose Caltrain Suicide Prevention CamerasOfficials with the City of Palo Alto are proposing to install cameras at a Caltrain crossing to prevent future track deaths.
San Jose Police Body Cameras Already Under Scrutiny Before TestingAfter years of false starts and foot-dragging, San Jose Police will begin field testing body cameras Monday, a reform that watchdog groups had long hoped would provide greater accountability and oversight of the city's officers.
SFMTA Pushing For Speed Cameras In San Francisco To Improve Pedestrian SafetyThe SFMTA is drafting a proposal that would allow the agency to install the cameras near schools and other areas where pedestrian safety is an issue.
87 Livermore Police Officers Outfitted With Body CamerasAll 87 Livermore police officers have been issued body cameras, department officials said Tuesday.
Hackers Spy On Sleeping Children With Wireless Nanny CamerasCNET's Tim Stevens has more on who is vulnerable and how to protect yourself.
SJPD To Begin Wearing Body Cams Later This Year; Release Details On Drone UseSan Jose’s police department says it will begin field testing cameras on about a dozen officers in September with full implementation a year later. They also said they won't roll out drone technology until 2017.
Berkeley Liquor Stores Now Required To Install Surveillance Cameras To Deter CrimeSome Bay Area liquor stores will have to either install or beef up their video surveillance systems for a new effort to fight crime in Berkeley's most troublesome areas.

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