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Cash for crash plot foiled by CCTV

Britain’s biggest single ‘crash for cash’ insurance plot was foiled after conmen were seen grabbing their necks on CCTV when the ringleader drives into the back of bus in a slow-motion collision in Cardiff. Footage released recently by the Police exposed the...
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CCTV spots ‘worst parking ever’ in Kent

According to newspaper reports that recently described the story as showing the ‘worst parking ever’, the driver of a white Citroen replied “so what” when he was confronted as to why he had rammed his car into another parked vehicle when attempting to park. According to the Daily...
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Fall highlights barrier problem

This CCTV footage released by Austin Police Department shows a Chevrolet Tahoe 4X4 turning around at the ground level of a multi-storey parking garage when a BMW falls onto the ground from the seventh floor. The driver of the fallen car mistook the brake for the accelerator and...
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A funny thing happened on the way to the pub…

Video footage hit social media and news sites this week as a man was captured by CCTV being struck from behind by a bus in Reading. According to reports the man, Simon Smith, was hit on his way to the pub by the number 17 bus as it careered out of control, smashing into a shop...
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CCTV catches failed ram raid attack

A combination of Pickersgill-Kaye’s multipoint locks and two high security performance interlocking doors manufactured by Warrior Doors, foiled a ram raid attack on a jeweller’s in Birmingham, trapping one of the culprits inside the shop as he tried to make his escape. The...
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This CCTV is easy to fit…

For those who think that installing CCTV is an easy job, just take a look at this chap captured fitting a camera in Birmingham. Using his phone to check images from the unit in order to position it he takes a tumble from his step ladder then looks about to make sure he wasn’t...
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Customers dish out justice on camera

When an armed robber decided to hold up a petrol garage in Brazil he didn’t reckon on the customers taking offence and the whole episode was captured on CCTV. After gesturing that he has a weapon in his jacket the terrified cashier empties the till into a bag. On leaving the shop...
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Cameras record “worst parallel parking”

CCTV footage captured in West Lothian, Scotland, showing the driver of a yellow Fiat slowly trying to position his car into a gap between two cars went viral in early July. Unfortunately for the driver (who did not hang around to leave insurance details) it mostly ran under...
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Kestrel strikes up CCTV friendship

Some people are just drawn to a camera as this young kestrel perched on a traffic unit at junction 11A on the M5 in Gloucestershire proves. What’s more, the camera friendly bird battles for prime position chasing off a magpie and a crow before returning its attention back to the...
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Cowboy CCTV caught on camera

This video captured by Eagle All Security in London shows some shoddy CCTV installation work at a client’s premises. Apparently a customer had their system installed by someone, charging for the job upfront, and being too lazy to run a cable properly they run the cable through...