Archive for August 2011

CCTV aids police in Birmingham and Wolverhampton

CCTV has proven instrumental in the convictions of several people today, who appeared in court accused of looting or taking part in the riots in Birmingham city centre and Wolverhampton.  Most people convicted have received lengthy custodial sentences, with police warning people who have not yet handed themselves in that through a mix of CCTV footage and public cooperation they will eventually be tracked down.

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