Eyes in the sky around Courtown

By Dan Walsh

A new CCTV system using 21 cameras at seven locations is operational in the Courtown and Riverchapel areas of North Wexford.


The November meeting of Gorey-Kilmuckridge Municipal District Council facilitated by Microsoft Teams to comply with Level 5 Covid-19 restrictions took place yesterday (Tuesday) where members welcomed the development.

Approval from the Garda Commissioner for the CCTV System under Section 38 (3c) of the Garda Siochána Act 2005 was received on October 29th.

The system comprises of 21 CCTV cameras at seven different locations.

The purpose of the new system is to provide additional security for residents living in the Courtown-Riverchapel area and should deter public order offences thus improving general safety. The system is now operational. 

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