Major US City Satisfied With 20% Continuously Broken Cameras

Author: IPVM Team, Published on Jul 20, 2016

Is 20% continuously broken cameras reasonable?

Yes, it is, according to one major US city.

In this note, we examine the city, the challenges involved, and what is reasonable for broken cameras.

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