The cable management was necessary in order to keep the computers from mixing up the data. There were news cables for the morning reports, afternoon reports and evening reports. Each report was sent hourly, so she knew that the news on her brother was still fresh since it had only been five minutes since the last report.
The feed was never live for reports like this. Only recorded cameras aimed at every street corner in the city. IT had been five minutes since he'd murdered the girl on Park Ave. and now he was hiding somewhere close by.