Can you please let me know how many CCTV cameras are currently being operated by TFL in London?

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Dear Transport for London

Can you please let me know how many CCTV cameras are currently being operated by TFL in London?

Yours faithfully,

Wayne Connors

FOI, Transport for London

Dear Mr Connors

TfL Ref: 0511-1920

Thank you for your request received by Transport for London (TfL) on 20 May 2019. Please accept my apologies for not getting back to you sooner.

Your request will be processed in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy.

A response will be sent to you by 18 June 2019. We publish a substantial range of information on our website on subjects including operational performance, contracts, expenditure, journey data, governance and our financial performance. This includes data which is frequently asked for in FOI requests or other public queries. Please check http://www.tfl.gov.uk/corporate/transpar... to see if this helps you.

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In the meantime, if you would like to discuss this matter further, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Yours sincerely

Jasmine Howard
FOI Case Officer
Information Governance
Transport For London

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Dear Mr Connors

 

TfL Ref: 0511-1920

 

Thank you for your request received by us on 20 May 2019 asking for
information about the number of CCTV cameras currently being operated by
Transport for London (TfL) in the capital.

 

Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of
the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy. I can
confirm that we hold the information you require. You asked for:

 

how many CCTV cameras are currently being operated by TFL in London?

 

We publish information on why Transport for London uses CCTV and
surveillance cameras via the following link to our website:
[1]https://tfl.gov.uk/corporate/privacy-and...

 

I can advise that TfL operates the approximate numbers of CCTV cameras
across our buildings and services:

 

Dial a Ride -  356

 

Lost Property Office -  5

 

London Transport Museum – 137

 

Facilities – 375

 

London Overground – 3149

 

Docklands Light Railway (DLR) – Trains: 894   Stations and depots: 1132

 

MTR Crossrail Stations: 717

 

Bus Operations/London River Services/Victoria Coach Station:1450

 

Streets/Tunnels – 1092

 

London Underground – Trains: 75000  Stations: 13,596

 

The March edition of the Audit and Assurance Committee report provided
here
[2]https://tfl.gov.uk/corporate/publication...
also explains about personal data disclosure made to the Police.

 

If this is not the information you are looking for, or if you are unable
to access it for any reason, please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Please see the attached information sheet for details of your right to
appeal as well as information on copyright and what to do if you would
like to re-use any of the information we have disclosed.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Jasmine Howard

FOI Case Officer

Information Governance

Transport For London

 

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