Philadelphia Controller Disputes Effectiveness of City's Crime Cameras City controller Alan Butkovitz says the Philadelphia Police Department's surveillance camera system is fraught with problems, including scores of broken-down cameras.
New Technology For Broad Street Run SecurityPolice Unveil New Surveillance System For Broad Street Run
Deputy Mayor Says Philadelphia's Police Cams Are Being CorrectedThe city controller says Philadelphia's long troubled crime surveillance camera system is still plagued by dozens of cameras that aren't working -- or even hooked up. We're working on it, says an administration official.
Nutter Administration Looking To Expand Surveillance Camera ProgramThe existing camera program gives cash grants to retailers in certain commercial corridors to help pay for surveillance cameras. Mayor Nutter is hoping to expand the program.