Nottinghamshire Police, like other forces, have a number of these vehicles. They can be parked in the street, but more frequently get used at event. Not to intimidate people of course, just in case anyone does anything wrong.
These cameras were at the Newstead Tree Fayre and the Asian Mela in Nottingham
If you want to know any more about me interest in surveillance, please check these links out:
surv - start: http://tash.gn.apc.org/surv_10.htm
surv - watched: http://tash.gn.apc.org/watched1.htm
surv - face recog: http://tash.gn.apc.org/face_rec.htm
surv - Nomad: http://tash.gn.apc.org/nomad_10.htm
surv - mayday 2000&1: http://tash.gn.apc.org/surv_mday1.htm
More specifically in Nottingham, you could check out 'Operation Shield' which originally was to look into violent crime. However, me thinks, the remit has spread a little wider.
Operational Strategies Report, [look at page 3]
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