CCTV In Slaughterhouses Is A Win, But It's Only A Small One

Millie Diamond | Posted 21.08.2017 | UK
Millie Diamond

Image: Author's own The environment secretary, Michael Gove, has announced that CCTV will now be compulsory in all slaughterhouses in England. This i...

CCTV In Abattoirs Is A Good First Step, But Animals Will Still Suffer

Mimi Bekhechi | Posted 15.08.2017 | UK
Mimi Bekhechi

As long as consumers continue to buy meat, milk, eggs, and cheese (even though supermarkets are full of delicious plant-based choices), animals will suffer. That's why the kindest choice will always be simply to leave them off our plates.

Has Retail Security Technology Gone Too Far?

Sam Lewis-Hargreave | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Tech
Sam Lewis-Hargreave

But Amazon's latest foray into real world retail has not been greeted fondly by all. Activists and campaigners have raised concerns about the privacy implications of Amazon Go's security systems.

Affluent Londoners Among Most At Risk Of Burglary

Bryn Glover | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK
Bryn Glover

The risk of crime is always a factor for any person considering renting or buying a home; indeed, the risk of residential burglary is among the most pressing concerns for any potential tenant or homeowner. This is not just because burglaries can have a huge financial impact, but because they also cause a great deal of emotional distress.

These Hilarious Moments Were All Caught On Home Security Cameras

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 13.03.2017 | UK Tech

As awards season drew to a close, Nest, the home automation producer, decided to hand out a few prizes of its own. Celebrating hilarious moments caugh...

Do We Really Need Body Worn Cameras In The Classroom?

Daniel Nesbitt | Posted 08.02.2017 | UK
Daniel Nesbitt

It's vital that body worn cameras are used only when they can be effective and proportionate. Nothing published so far is convincing of either when it comes to using them in schools.

My Day With The Police

James Gilmore | Posted 18.10.2017 | UK Universities & Education
James Gilmore

As I was being dropped off at East Croydon train station, I took a moment to reflect on the past few hours of pure chaos - a chaos that the police are all too familiar with. It was not as Ninja-Turtles as I thought it would have been, but they're one step closer to catching The Shredder than they ever have been.

CCTV - Protection or Infringement?

David Rosenberg | Posted 16.06.2017 | UK Tech
David Rosenberg

The most surprising thing about Edward Snowden's revelations was how unsurprised we all were by them. The dystopian visions of our most paranoid friends had been confirmed and we all kind of shrugged and added a capital letter to our password which we later changed back to lower case because it was too difficult to remember.

Mum's Shock After Car Running Red Light Narrowly Misses Daughter

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Parents

The shocking moment a speeding car ran a red light and nearly hit a child crossing the road has been caught on CCTV. Katie Jennings and her two daught...

This Thief Was So Prolific The Police Had To Use 'Super Recognisers' To Catch Him

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 02.04.2016 | UK

A serial thief who stole more than £100,000 of luxury goods from London boutiques and jewellers has been jailed after he was snared by the Metropolit...

Cyclist Leaps Up After Being Knocked Down By Car, Smashes Its Back Window

The Huffington Post | Eve Hartley | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK

A shocking video has emerged showing the moment that a car 'deliberately mows down a cyclist'. The clip shows a black Volkswagen Golf normally driving...

Prolific Robber 'Wimbledon Prowler' Caught In Action On CCTV

The Huffington Post | Eve Hartley | Posted 15.03.2016 | UK

A prolific robber dubbed the 'Wimbledon Prowler' is being hunted by police on suspicion of committing some 200 burglaries in southwest London. Wearin...

Robbers Choke Man Unconscious For His £15,000 Rolex

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 18.02.2016 | UK

CCTV has captured the moment that two robbers choked a man until he was unconscious to strip him of his £15,000 Rolex watch. One of the men can be...

Teenager Riding Hoverboard Stabbed In Face And Neck

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 18.02.2016 | UK

A teenager has been stabbed while riding a hoverboard on the streets of Hackney, after being chased by two men down an alleyway. The 19-year-old v...

Watch Grandmother Save 15-Year-Old Grandson In Bus Stab Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 15.01.2016 | UK

Extraordinary footage has been released of the moment a woman tried to stab a 15-year-old boy as he boarded a bus with his grandmother. Police sai...

CCTV Captures Teens Trying To Set Fire To Moving London Bus

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK

CCTV has captured an attempted arson attack on a bus travelling around the Croydon area. The police described the two suspects as "teenage white b...

These Thieves Just Ruined A Family's Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 22.12.2015 | UK

Shocking footage has emerged of two suspected robbers taking presents from beneath a Christmas tree in a family home. The suspects are believed to...

Pervert Caught Taking Pictures Up Woman's Skirt In Boots

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 11.12.2015 | UK

A pervert has been captured on CCTV taking pictures up a woman's skirt inside a south London branch of Boots. He can be seen bending down as the sh...

Dramatic Footage Captures Moment Winds Brought Roof Down On Busy Street

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK

This dramatic video shows the moment a shop in west London has caved in due to high winds, startling passers-by. High winds lifted the roof from th...

Moment Man Threw Petrol Bomb At London Mosque Caught On CCTV

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 30.11.2015 | UK

Police are appealing to the public to help identify a man caught on CCTV footage pouring petrol onto a London mosque in what authorities have describe...

Shocking CCTV Footage Shows Moment Woman Is Sexually Assaulted On Her Doorstep

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK

CCTV footage emerged on Wednesday of a woman being sexually assaulted on her doorstep, as she struggled to open her front door in London. The woman...

Astonishing Video Shows Teen Miraculously Escaping Being Run Over By Just Seconds

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 30.09.2015 | UK

Just a few seconds more loitering by that railing and this young man would have surely been seriously injured if not killed. The schoolboy was caug...

Distressing CCTV Footage Shows Brutal Attack On Woman Wearing Hijab

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 08.09.2015 | UK

Shocking CCTV video footage has been released of an attack on a 16-year-old girl on an east London street. Tasneem Kabir was punched in the head a...

A Stolen Pug Being Reunited With Its Owner Is The Best Thing You'll See Today

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK

A stolen pug has been reunited with her owner in scenes of an extremely adorable nature. Lola the dog was taken from Kate Witham's home in Essex du...

Watch This Plonker Reverse Crash A Reliant Robin On A Level Crossing

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK

A 'right plonker' has been caught reversing and crashing through barriers onto a level crossing in extraordinary CCTV footage. The motorist, drivi...