New eyes in the sky
Cheney police use federal grant to upgrade their remote camera capabilities
Last updated 5/13/2021 at 10:34am
CHENEY — The Police Department recently upgraded its eyes in the sky watching over anything taking place downtown.
The department has replaced its four pole-mounted cameras with new devices manufactured by Security Lines US that are not only more efficient from a maintenance and service stand point, but also more powerful. Three cameras — called Portable Observation Devices (P.O.D.s) — are mounted at intervals along 1st Street on Light Department power poles from G Street to Zip’s Restaurant, and should give officers and dispatchers a much better view of incidents taking place along...