THE battle against crime and anti-social behaviour in the Tamworth CBD has escalated.
This week, Tamworth Regional Council announced the installation of eight new CCTV cameras in the heart of the city, part of a $150,000 upgrade of the existing network.
It will mean the number of cameras in the CBD will double and their technical capabilities will be improved.
Council’s Crime Prevention Working Group worked with local police to determine camera locations, based on anti-social and criminal behaviour hotspots.
This week, we ask readers if you believe the cameras will have an effect on crime?
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