The Independent – Supermarket surveillance

Big Brother Watch Team / May 26, 2018

Big Brother Watch strongly criticised Sainsbury’s introduction of CCTV screens at its self-checkouts. Director Silkie Carlo said:

“These new cameras are a blatant attempt to intimidate customers and make us feel more closely watched than ever.”

Sainsbury’s customers voice concern over ‘creepy’ CCTV screens placed above self-service checkouts

You can read another take on the story on the Daily Telegraph:

Sainsbury’s customers ‘privacy compromised’ as CCTV footage of PIN entries is broadcast in stores