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CCTV Privacy Practices

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December 1, 2007

DHS to Hold Public Workshop on CCTV Privacy Practices

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security Privacy Office has announced that it will hold a public workshop, CCTV: Developing Privacy Best Practices, on December 17-18 at the Hilton Arlington Hotel (Ballston Metro Stop) in Arlington, Virginia.

The workshop will provide a forum to discuss the impact on privacy and civil liberties of CCTV and begin to inform the development of best practices for the use of CCTV by government agencies. Information about the workshop is posted at www.dhs.gov/privacy under the Privacy Workshop link. Register by emailing PrivacyWorkshop@dhs.govThis e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 703.235.0780.

The workshop is open to the public, and there is no charge to attend.