Big Brother? That's the point.
An example of an Allentown Police Department video camera that is mounted at 6th and Linden Streets. It was announced at a press conference that the City of Allentown and City Center have partnered to install 14 high-definition surveillance cameras in close proximity to the new arena. The press conference was held at 7th and Hamilton Streets in Allentown Tuesday afternoon. City Center is donating $150,000 dollars which will cover eleven cameras and they city will cover the cost of the remaining three as well as network infrastructure. The cameras that currently occupy these 14 locations will be reused and installed in other parts of the city. (EMILY PAINE / THE MORNING CALL / September 2, 2014)