Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
British police using Pocket PC Phone Edition to receive CCTV information
Posted on 6-Nov-2003 20:43 | Tags Filed under: News


British police using Pocket PC Phone Edition to receive CCTV information
"Community support officers in Sheffield are taking part in a trial using hand-held computers to receive instant information from the city's CCTV system.

Officers can obtain pictures from the 150 cameras around the city centre to help them identify suspects, crime scenes and vehicles.

The pictures can then be stored and potentially used to prosecute cases in court."

The image on the article shows a Pocket PC Phone Edition without specifying a brand or mobile operator, but being in UK and with that shape it's probably a XDA.

Image copyright BBC.



More information: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/so...




comments powered by Disqus


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Kiwis to be hit with tax on online purchases
Created by Gordy7, last reply by MarkH67 on 18-Nov-2017 12:06 (135 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Spark fibre conflict with ethernet switch.
Created by sam395, last reply by Lias on 16-Nov-2017 14:49 (18 replies)
Pages... 2


Data hunt (free data game) is back!
Created by PhantomNVD, last reply by Linux on 17-Nov-2017 22:27 (56 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Request for Windows 10 alternatives to reduce data usage
Created by D1023319, last reply by lNomNoml on 17-Nov-2017 21:19 (23 replies)
Pages... 2


Curious updates from Bigpipe
Created by robjg63, last reply by hio77 on 17-Nov-2017 19:27 (11 replies)

Scare away cats at night?
Created by kryptonjohn, last reply by eracode on 16-Nov-2017 14:09 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Applecare for iPhone. Is it worth it?
Created by maoriboy, last reply by Handsomedan on 17-Nov-2017 13:47 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


Fly Sprays
Created by linw, last reply by Senecio on 15-Nov-2017 12:59 (32 replies)
Pages... 2 3