Sioux City’s Hard Rock Casino has been fined $20,000 dollars by the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission.
Racing and Gaming Administrator Brian Ohorilko, says the Hard Rock agreed to a 20-thousand dollar fine after they experienced outages in security camera coverage between December of 2017 and August of 2018.
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Ohorilko says the large number of outages figured into the amount of the fine along with the lag in reporting the problem.
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Hard Rock General Manager Jim Franke apologized to the commission:
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He says the supervisors knew the procedures and it was frustrating to find they were not followed.
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Franke says they have taken steps to ensure the surveillance video is handled properly, including hiring a surveillance manager with 22 years of experience who is respected and has a good working relationship with the I-R-G-C and the D-C-I.