CCTV provides new insights from the latest research findings on different aspects of CCTV. This book is essential reading for businesses, local authorities, policy makers, security professionals, police and anyone who manages or works with CCTV.

The chapters are written by recognised experts and include original research into the use of effects of CCTV.

Topics covered include: the history of CCTV; lessons from implementing new CCTV schemes; the extent, sophistication and legality of CCTV in London; methods for evaluating the impact of CCTV; offenders' views on CCTV; CCTV and displacement; CCTV in a retail environment; evaluation of the scheme at Oslo central railway station; and the potential of future image communications technology in crime prevention.