There are a number of CCTV devices installed in a range of public places in the town, including many areas where crime and disorder is a problem.
These cameras have been located to prevent or detect crime and criminal activity as well as protect public safety and are the responsibility of Sussex Police.
All recorded material is treated with the utmost confidentiality and access is controlled so that only those who are authorised and have a specific need to access them can do so.
Members of the public may request to see any images that are held on these tapes. A request for CCTV footage must:
Be made in writing
Provide the full details of the person making the request, and give specific places, dates and times on which you believe that your image was recorded
Provide either a certified photograph of yourself or provide a detailed description of your appearance, and
Be accompanied by any relevant fee.
If you would like to make a CCTV - Subject Access Request please contact Sussex Police at the address below:
FOI Disclosure Officer
Corporate Development Department
LEWES BN7 2DZ
Also, cameras are also installed in and around major Council buildings such as 1 Grove Road and the Town Hall. If you would like to make a Subject Access Request in respect of these images please contact the Information and Administration Officer at the address below:
Eastbourne Borough Council