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Body-worn camera

Wearable clip-on cameras allow frontline officers to record their interactions with people. The cameras capture high-definition video and audio. Weighing less than 100g, these cameras will be used by all frontline officers by 2015.

In-vehicle video recording system

A system comprising a pair of front- and rear-viewing cameras will be installed in selected police fast-response cars next month. These cameras will be used to take traffic enforcement action against errant drivers. The footage can also be used for criminal investigations.

Mobicam

This portable closed-circuit television platform allows live monitoring of public areas. It can be used in places where there are no suitable structures or power supply to set up a camera. It has a 14-day battery life and can be set up within three days.