Shops, Robbers & Videotape

Series 1 - Episode 2


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Conclusion of a two-part documentary using CCTV to explore the ongoing fight against crime in Britain featuring incredible footage of thieves in action.

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  • Series 1 - Episode 1

    Documentary showing CCTV footage of thieves in action, plus how criminals try to 'beat' the cameras and what measures security personnel have to adopt to catch the thieves.

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    This week the police use CCTV to identity and arrest fraudsters who try to hide their criminal identities.

  • Series 1 - Episode 3

    This instalment follows the cops as they deal with the drug addicts who steal to get their fix.

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Comments (7)

  • Jone Silva

    almost 2 years ago

    Jone Silva

    Channel 5, perhaps would be a good idea to proactively reply to user's complaints on the quality of the player and suggestions about a new show. It would reassure people you care about your viewers. Thank you

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  • dave

    2 years ago


    TOO MANY ADVERTS!!!!! crashed then started again,waste of time!

  • root

    3 years ago


    bloody useless 5 player . this is about thw 10th programme that does this ... funny how the adverts seem to work ok though !

  • Lewis

    3 years ago


    Watched on youtube where I had no player problems! Awesome program! Someone should make a new series using british footage from late 2010 and 2011.

  • Lewis

    3 years ago


    Programme is okay if the player would let me watch it! Its bloody pathetic!