Hi-tech cameras for Cheddar cops

CRIMINALS in the Cheddar area could soon be caught on camera as the police launch a new weapon to tackle antisocial behaviour.

CRIMINALS in the Cheddar area could soon be caught on camera as the police launch a new weapon to tackle antisocial behaviour.

New Cheddar police sergeant Mike Tripp has applied for funding for a hat camera, which is worn by officers as they patrol the streets.

The device, which is attached to a strap around the officer's hat, records whatever the police see and the footage can be used to prosecute offenders.

*To read all about it see the Somerset Mercury.


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