|Date||LCPD Crime Cameras Action|
H.R. 5515 - John S. McCain Act prohibits video surveillance equipment by Dahua Technology Co. Dahua cameras are not approved by Genetec Stratocast and not compatible to the Real Time Crime Center - RTCC.
Board approved $30,000 proposal to replace existing 30 cameras and install 5 new cameras that connect to the RTCC. Project will replace Dahua cameras and install Axis cameras.
Request for quotes (RFQ) distributed to 8 vendors.
|8/26/19||Camera upgrade letters distributed to property owners who host 50 cameras.|
|9/20/19||6 RFQs returned: 2 late; 2 not responded; 4 considered.|
|9/23/19||SafeCam Platinum End-User Consent Form and LCPD Access and Indemnity Agreement in final draft.|
|9/25/19||LCPD Crime Camera Contract in final draft.|
|9/26/19||Lowest bid $23,935 by Epic Tek - already installed 108 SafeCam Platinum cameras.|
|9/26/19||Board suggested to add a payment and performance bond in the contract.|
|9/28/19||Training session to retrieve video footage from existing Dahua cameras.|
|10/8/19||Final SafeCam Platinum End-User Consent Form received.|
|10/10/19||Final consent form and final LCPD Access and Indemnity Agreement distributed to property owners.|
|10//24/19||Reviewed LCPD Crime Camera Contract and project costs of $13,375 (materials) + $3,000 (labor) + $7,560 (cloud storage) = $23,935 by Epic Tek.|
|11/21/19||Contract approved without the payment and performance bond.|
|11/26/19||Contract signed by LCPD and Epic Tek.|
|12/13/19||Thirteen (13) SafeCam Platinum cameras installed. Project total: 35.|
|1/23/20||Eighteen (18) SafeCam Platinum cameras installed. Project total: 35.|
|2/20/20||Twenty-seven (27) SafeCam Platinum cameras installed. Project total: 35.|
|3/18/20||Thirty-four (34) SafeCam Platinum cameras installed; includes one (1) PTZ camera. LCPD Crime Cameras Project One completed.|
|5/28/20||Phase 2 bid by Epic Tek approved to install 25 SafeCam Platinum cameras. Costs are $4,000 (materials) + $2,200 (labor) + $4,500 (cloud storage) = $10,700.|