Examples of surveillance in a Sentence
government surveillance of suspected terrorists
The bank robbery was recorded by surveillance video cameras.
Recent Examples of surveillance from the Web
The shooting was captured by surveillance video at a nearby business, police said at the time, Boston.com reported.
Police pulled surveillance video and allegedly identified Willis’ van.
Immigration-rights groups are currently suing Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) for allegedly targeting outspoken immigration advocates for surveillance and deportation, so as to discourage such political speech.
School staff then set up surveillance to monitor the area and saw Tramaglini running there Monday morning.
Acting on a tip, McHenry County investigators conducted surveillance on a residence in Cary and observed suspicious packages being delivered, the release said.
William, in convincing his grumpy father-in-law to invest more in Westworld, sees Dolores and her fellow hosts as a chance for leverage, for surveillance, for intelligence-gathering and moneymaking.
Clear can’t be used for ongoing surveillance, Ozzie told the Columbia group, because once it is employed, the phone would no longer be able to be used.
Undercover Suffield officers conducted surveillance in the area of the plant and saw McCannon leave in his vehicle, police said.
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SURVEILLANCE Defined for English Language Learners
: the act of carefully watching someone or something especially in order to prevent or detect a crime
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