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Webcam helps nab abusive nanny

  • Nanny caught on camera smacking baby
  • Mom watches incident from work

A mom allegedly caught a nanny abusing her daughter. But she didn’t walk in on them – she saw it all unfold from work while watching a webcam hidden in a carbon monoxide detector. She rushed home, confronted the nanny and police arrested the caregiver.

This technology isn’t difficult to set up in your home. Our producers went to a local electronics store and picked up an iPhone- compatible surveillance camera for less than $100. They hooked it up and then connected it to their smart phone. And it’s all above the law. 

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