Sioux County Installs Security Cameras

security-camera1Orange City, Iowa — Security at two Sioux County buildings in Orange City was recently augmented with the installation of security cameras.

According to a release from Sioux County, Sioux County recently completed the installation of surveillance cameras in both the Treasurer’s Building and the County Courthouse, both of which are located in Orange City.  The report says there are 17 cameras placed in the Courthouse and two in the Treasurer’s Office.  The release pegs the total cost of the project at $35,000.

Signs have been posted at both County buildings to increase awareness of the presence of the monitoring system.

The cameras are monitored 24/7 by the Sioux County Communications Center, and are part of a continuing initiative by the Sioux County Safety Committee to increase security in County facilities.