CCTV in taxis plan divides public opinion in MidlothIAN

Last week’s Advertiser story revealing how CCTV and audio recording devices can now be used in taxis and hire cars has split public opinion.

Passengers may now be recorded, albeit after being pre-warned by the driver.

Posting on our Facebook page, Ron Fleming said: “This is good news for taxi drivers as it will help to be a deterrent to some of the scum they have on board mainly at weekends. Taxi drivers need more protection than they do @ present.”

Read full story in this week’s Advertiser.