Cctv

Why Surveillance Cameras in Care Homes Are a Bad Idea

Davina Ludlow | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK
Davina Ludlow

Last week, the social care watchdog, the Care Quality Commission, agreed to publish guidance for the public and care home providers on the use of overt and covert surveillance in care homes.

Bounty-Hunting in a Digital World Is a Tough Game

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

It begins with the skip tracer collecting as much information as possible about the 'subject' who has to be traced down to his/her current inhabitation. The information that has been made available with the government agencies and family members is analyzed, reduced and then verified for its credibility.

Dramatic Video Shows Good Samaritans Lift Car To Save Trapped Woman

HuffPost UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK

Dramatic CCTV footage from Zhejiang Province, China shows hordes of strangers rushing to save a woman trapped under the wheels of a 1.5 ton car. Th...

This CCTV System Deletes Humans From Cities

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Tech

A new form of CCTV is able to turn a bustling city into a 'ghost town', in order to protect your privacy. The system, as reported by New Scientist,...

Horrific Footage Of Man Punching London Ticket Inspector To The Ground

ITN | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK

A video has emerged that shows the horrific moment a rail ticket inspector was punched to the ground in a London station....

CCTV Captures Icelandic Motorist Exiting Car Park In Quite Spectacular Fashion

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Comedy

And your WTF CCTV footage of the day is this gem, which hails from Reykjavík, Iceland. It shows a driver leaving the underground car park below th...

The Moment A Driver Runs Over An 11-Year-Old And Just Drives Off

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK

This CCTV shows the moment a driver hit an 11-year-old boy and simply drove off, leaving him slumped in the road. The driver did not even appear to...

Watch The Moment A Motorcyclist Slides Under A Lorry - And Miraculously Escapes Unscathed

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Comedy

You know that thing in movies where a biker slides underneath a lorry (or train, or other large vehicle) in order to avoid being hit by it? Well, t...

CCTV Captures Moment Man With Mental Age Of 9 Was Stabbed To Death By 'Cowards' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK

This CCTV footage shows the moment a man with a mental age of nine was fatally stabbed in the heart after refusing to hand over his belongings to robb...

Victim Of Homophobic Ammonia Attack At Nightclub May Never See Again

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK

A man who had ammonia sprayed into his eyes in a homophobic attack has been told his vision may never fully recover. The victim was one of three me...

Jay-Z vs Solange: Our Obsession With Celebrity

Carina Maggar | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Carina Maggar

As we know, in this day in age nothing is private. If Beyoncé is going to share her marriage, her husband, her pregnancy, (remember she announced it during her performance on stage at the MTV awards) and her holiday photos with the world then you can't blame people for any further interest.

WATCH: Teenager Robbed At Knifepoint

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

An 18-year-old girl turns around as she withdraws cash from an ATM - and is faced with a knife-wielding robber. The terrified teenager was robbed a...

Find These Men

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Police have released sickening CCTV footage of a violent robbery where a man is knocked unconscious. Officers are hunting the men who threw a plate...

WATCH: Man Falls Through Shop Roof. As You Do.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.01.2014 | UK Comedy

How odd. Does this sort of thing happen there all the time? If so, we think Health And Safety should be told... (Via LiveLeak) ...

Party Pooper: Does This CCTV Show A Nightclubber Doing Something Unspeakable? (NSFW VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Dear God please don’t let this be real. Footage of a woman apparently defecating into her own hands outside a nightclub is currently oozing thro...

WATCH: Kids Nearly Swallowed By Huge Sinkhole

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

The phenomenon of sinkholes has been around as long as the Earth itself - but with the increase of CCTV around the world you'd be forgiven for thinkin...

'Simplicam' Uses Facial Recognition To Guard Your House (And Tell You Who's Inside)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A new home surveillance system claims to have revolutionised the way in which you monitor your house -- and who's actually inside it. ArcSoft have ...

Seattle Bus Robbery CCTV Shows Victim Grabbing Gun From 19-Year-Old Assailant

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

This incredible footage shows the moment a passenger on board a Seattle bus reacted with incredible reflexes when confronted by an armed robber, grabb...

CCTV: A Critical Tool in Securing Public Safety

David Walsh | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
David Walsh

CCTV technology has an integral role to pay in securing general welfare. The question for policy makers is how can we better integrate CCTV into national security policies without losing the individual's rights to privacy, determining who should have access to the footage and how long it can be kept on file for. This is a discussion which is only beginning and which merits serious discussion at all levels of society.

Sikh Man Dies Three Months After Shocking Attack

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK

A pensioner has died in hospital three months after a sickening city-centre assault by a young woman was caught on CCTV. In August, Joginder Singh,...

LOOK: Car Ploughs Into Group Of Men In Manchester

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

A motorist is facing jail after using his car as a "lethal weapon" when he ploughed into a group of men who were crossing the street. Horrifying CC...

China Broadcasts 'Confession' Of Brit On State TV

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK

A British fraud investigator has made a exceptionally unusual "public confession" on Chinese state television, wearing handcuffs and dressed in an ora...

Train Crash Driver Formally Charged

PA | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK

A train driver suspected of causing Spain's worst train disaster for decades has has been formally accused of reckless homicide, the country's Interio...

Spanish Train Driver 'Had Joked About Speeding'

Posted 26.07.2013 | UK

One of the drivers of a Spanish train which derailed killing at least 80 people allegedly joked on Facebook on a previous occasion about speeding past...

WATCH: First Arrest Recorded By Google Glass

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Tech

In an sinister glimpse of what the very near future will be like, the world's first fight and arrest has been captured using Google Glass. Chris Ba...