NJ TRANSIT To Vote On Plan For Cameras Monitoring Train Crews

The NJ TRANSIT Board will vote next week on a multi-million dollar contract to put new cameras on its trains.


A home security camera (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Some Families Use Security Cameras For More Than Just Safety

These days, in-home security cameras are being used for more than just safety. New technology has made it easier for families to stay in touch than ever before.


Aftermath of the fatal Metro-North Railroad derailment, as seen from Chopper 880 on Dec. 2, 2013. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

MTA To Install Cameras, Audio Recorders On Metro-North, LIRR Trains

The move is in response to safety recommendations put forward by the National Transportation Safety Board following a December derailment that killed four people in the Bronx.


Long Island Rail Road ticket machine. (Photo by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

LIRR Ticket Machine Scam Leaves Riders Shocked

Long Island Rail Road riders were shocked Saturday morning, following revelations that tiny video cameras were discovered hidden on ticket vending machines.


NYPD Counterterrorism Helicopter

NYPD Going All Out To Prevent Terror Attacks

NYPD officers have been exercising vigilance on land, sea and air, as the city works to detect and prevent terror attacks like the one in Boston.


Food Photography

Some New York City Restaurants Ban Food Photography By Customers

If you’re one of the thousands of people who snap pictures of your food and instantly share them on social media, you might be surprised to learn that some restaurants are now banning photos of their food.


Branford CT Police Patch

Branford Attaches Cameras To Cops In The Field

Branford is pushing the concept of squad car dachcams a quantum leap forward with miniature cameras that attach to the shirt lapels of police officers.


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Today’s Best Rearview Cameras: A 2012 Family Vehicle Review

Backing up has come a long way!


Lytro Light-Field Cameras (credit: Popular Science)

Popular Science Ranks Innovations Of The Year. Pehaps You’ll Add Them To You Shopping List.

Think you’ve had a “Eureka!” moment? Well, Popular Science is out with its annual list of the 100 best innovations of the year.


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Cameras Keep Watch Over Manhattan Bus Lanes

If you’re caught on camera in a bus lane during restricted hours, you can be fined by mail for between $115 and $150.


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NYC To Use Cameras To Enforce Bus Lane Rules

Starting Monday, bus lanes on First and Second avenues will be monitored by video cameras full-time.


MTA bus (credit: CBS 2)

Big Apple To Monitor M15 Bus Lanes

Five cameras have been installed along the new M15 express bus lanes on First and Second Avenues.



PS 35 In The Bronx Falls Victim To Laptop Thieves

Authorities say close to $30,000 worth of laptops and cameras were stolen from PS 35 in Morrisania over the weekend.