We have a number of CCTV cameras in Exmouth which cover a large part of the town centre area.  The cameras are regularly monitored at our control centre in the town by a number of volunteers provided through the local Police. On duty Police officers in the area are informed of suspicious incidents as they arise and can be directed to the exact location by CCTV operators.

We also have 6 CCTV cameras in Sidmouth Town Centre which are not monitored but the data can be retrieved by Police in the event of an incident taking place.

Types of offences that can lead to arrests include:

  • assault
  • public order offences
  • shoplifting
  • pick-pocketing
  • drug dealing
  • unauthorised taking of motor vehicles.