Security cameras set up in Tupelo

Security cameras are beginning to be installed in public places throughout Tupelo.

Posted: May 3, 2019 10:49 PM
Updated: May 6, 2019 9:43 AM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Security cameras are beginning to be installed in public places throughout Tupelo.

WTVA’s Evan Hensley came across one at Ballard Park.

Cameras are planned to be set up at Ballard Park, Veterans Park, Tupelo city hall, Tupelo municipal court, the Metro Fuel Station and the Tupelo Aquatic Center.

"It's pretty good for safety for the kids from the water, the ducks and all that,” Resident Jonathan Patterson said.

It is unclear when these cameras will be operatorial and how many more need to be set up.

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