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Complainant Name:
J P Shepherd

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Independent

Complaint:
J P Shepherd, Head of Department and Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at University of Wales College of Medicine complained that the headline "CCTV 'does not prevent street crime'" was inaccurate. While the story concerned violent street crime, the research showed that CCTV is effective in reducing non violent street crime.

Resolution:
The newspaper published a correction.

Report: 47



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