NYC Subway Cameras: Terrible At Preventing or Prosecuting Crime

03.31.10 Bucky Turco

NY Security Cameras In the wake of the recent deadly stabbings on a No 1 train and the subsequent search for the killer, the NYPD is disappointed in the lack of surveillance footage to help them piece together the crime. Turns out, at least half the cameras in the city’s subway system aren’t working properly, despite some pretty conspicuous redundancy in many stations. |AP|