Sharjah Police CCTV Guidelines

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1. ONVIF: Open Network Video Interface Forum.
2. WDR: Wide Dynamic Range.
3. IR: Infrared Radiation.
4. IP Rating: Ingress Protection Rating.
5. Raid: Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks.
6. The private places: they are the places for the privacy of individuals in the facility.
7. Dept.: Sharjah Police ESCD.
8. Security systems users: Vital facilities that use the security monitoring system.
9. Observation Criteria:
A. Identify:
A view through with an unknown person can be identified. The person occupies 120% of monitor size.
B. Recognize:
A view whereby a person can be recognized. The person occupies 50% of monitor size.
C. Monitor:
A view whereby the whole place can be monitored.

First: General Requirements and Specifications of Security Surveillance Systems

1. Surveillance cameras technical specifications and conditions of use:

A. Only fixed cameras shall be used.

B. IR cameras shall be installed for outdoor surveillance.

C. Cameras with WDR or any other technology should be used in a two – part scene with continuous unequal lighting.

D. Cameras with Auto Iris facility shall be installed in locations with constantly changing lighting.

E. Outdoor cameras shall be consistent with different weather conditions.

F. Outdoor cameras of a protection rating not lower than IP66 shall be used.

G. Cameras with zoom in facility shall not be used in private locations without prior approval of concerned authority.

H. It is prohibited to use covert cameras without prior approval of concerned authority.

I. Outdoor cameras with a field of view extending beyond the limits of the facility shall not be installed on either roof or side of the building without prior approval of concerned authority.

J. A record or a map showing locations of all cameras shall be provided.

K. Indoor and outdoor cameras shall be cleaned on a regular basis to ensure good operation.

L. Cameras with features appropriate for the following locations shall be used:

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