Fidelity deploys surveillance drones in Johannesburg suburb
The company says the surveillance drone system will be used in strict accordance with all privacy and aviation restrictions and laws.
Vumacam connects CCTV network to City Power grid
The company has successfully linked seven of its CCTV poles in Rosebank and one in Braamfontein to the power utililty's grid.
Johannesburg Road Agency loses CCTV court appeal
The High Court decision will reset the course for the rollout of cameras and infrastructure in new areas, says video management company Vumacam.
Vumacam accuses JRA of ignoring CCTV court order
The agency was required to issue Vumacam with a decision on its wayleave applications within seven days of the order, which lapsed on 31 August.
Vumacam blasts JRA for challenging CCTV court ruling
The appeal hinders the rollout of cameras to support SAPS, JMPD and security companies in their crime-fighting efforts, says Vumacam CEO Ricky Croock.
Vumacam reviews surveillance system as POPI Act kicks in
Vumacam audits operational guidelines and systems, to assess compliance with the newly promulgated Protection of Personal Information Act.
Vumacam AI surveillance helps police corner criminals
AI-based cameras help bust four suspects on William Nicol Drive after an extensive high-speed car chase that started in the Johannesburg CBD.
Fidelity ADT, Vumacam to ring-fence Joburg suburbs with cameras
The companies will roll out a surveillance network of cameras across a number of southern suburbs, starting with the Glenvista and Mulbarton areas.
Vumacam defends Joburg smart camera network
The company says it does not have facial recognition tech enabled in its street cameras, nor does it profile people.
Joburg says it has no policy for surveillance cameras
Officials confirm the city does not have a policy in place to govern the surveillance cameras across Johannesburg.
Information Regulator cautions private camera network operators
Before an operator can install and monitor surveillance cameras, reasonable steps must be adhered to in terms of the law, says the Information Regulator.