Examples of surveillance in a Sentence
government surveillance of suspected terrorists
The bank robbery was recorded by surveillance video cameras.
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Police first acknowledged the shooting Monday, three days after the incident, when D.C. police posted harrowing surveillance footage of a man firing a gun at the top of the escalator at Columbia Heights station.
Tinley Park officials will consider installing more surveillance cameras at key intersections in the wake of a recent home invasion in the village.
Officials said the sick animal was discovered during routine surveillance at an Alabama livestock market.
While many Filipinos have expressed doubts about that point, rarely if ever have there been surveillance camera images contradicting a police account of a shooting, as in Mr. delos Santos’s case.
Burley, the police sergeant, said the bottle was recovered as evidence and detectives pulled surveillance video from the train.
The entire incident was captured on store surveillance cameras.
The Americans also recently gave the Filipinos surveillance planes, and U.S. special forces are on the ground in Mindanao as advisors.
An employee there said only the surveillance cameras were salvageable.
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Synonymscare, charge, guidance, headship, oversight, regulation, stewardship, superintendence, superintendency, supervision
Related Wordsmonitoring, observance, observation, observing, policing; administration, control, direction, generalship, hand (s), management, running; leadership, piloting, shepherding, steering; government, reign, rule; aegis (also egis), auspices, guardianship, protection, trusteeship, tutelage
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