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Making sure the streets are safe

New technologies are helping governments craft a more effective response to security risks in an urban landscape.

Private sector technology players are providing government agencies with the tools they require to deal with security risks.

AS URBAN populations continue to grow at a dramatic rate, governments around the world are turning to increasingly high-tech solutions to cope with the rise in security risks faced by their cities. Around 50 per cent of the global population live in cities today, and this number is projected to