Global Times – Big Brother watching British 24 hours a day

Four million surveillance cameras are in use in the UK at any given time, making the British one of the most heavily monitored societies on earth. The average person is captured on camera 300 times a day.What is more worrying, however, is that innocent people, photographers and tourists are being harassed by police for taking pictures of high-profile buildings and tourist sites, such as the iconic London Eye, to mention just one example.

via Global Times – Big Brother watching British 24 hours a day.

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~ by Gary Austin on March 8, 2010.

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