Rebates offered for security camera installation to help fight crime in Prince George’s County

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PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Md. (DC News Now) — The county said Monday that it launched a program to encourage the installation of security cameras at homes and businesses.

Prince George’s County said the goal of the Private Security Camera Incentive Program is to enhance “community safety by increasing the number of security cameras in priority areas across the County including Langley Park, Glassmanor, and Walker Mill.”

County Executive Angela Alsobrooks said the program offers rebates to people who install security camera systems on properties owned or leased by individuals, non-profit groups, and businesses.

“We are committed to reducing crime and promoting equity throughout Prince George’s County,” said Alsobrooks. “This program builds on our track record of success in fighting crime and empowers residents and businesses to actively participate in enhancing community safety.”

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Eligible applicants can receive a $200 rebate for the installation of a security camera system, covering one camera for homes and two cameras for businesses. An additional $100 is available to offset subscription costs.

To qualify for the program:

  • Properties have to be located within priority areas.

  • Camera systems must be registered with the Prince George’s County Police Department.

  • Applicants are required to provide proof of purchase and installation of the security camera system.

The application review period is 45-90 days.

People interested in applying for the program or finding out more about it can click here.

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