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surveillance:type specifies the type of surveillance being undertaken.
- camera: A camera is surveying; what it feeds is unspecified. The most common.
- guard: A (human) guard. Where the sensitivity of the location justifies the cost.
- ALPR: Automatic licence-plate recognition: a system which automatically reads licence plates on vehicles. In parking entries, for example.