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June 13, 2014 6:22 PM

UK police chief says new security cameras deter crime, allow police to watch problem areas

The University of Kentucky's new camera system — approximately 1,000 now — has essentially given police vision in places where they were once blind. UKPD Chief Joe Monroe credits the cameras, which are strategically placed throughout campus on poles, emergency telephone towers and inside and outside of buildings, with deterring crime on campus.

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