CCTV cameras are normally installed to catch people behaving inappropriately, or generally just being a nuisance on the streets. They are also used to protect premises and public buildings. Sometimes however, they also prove to be worth their weight in gold when they catch benefits cheats in action.
This was the case when CCTV footage captured a 68 year old man playing an 18 hole round of golf after claiming that he was so disabled that he ‘couldn’t feed himself’.
Despite saying …
A shopkeeper has been spotted on CCTV fending off a masked robber – with a mop!
The store owner fought off the intruder when he tried to get into the shop in Rushden, Northamptonshire.
The shopkeeper, Dinesh Gorania, had to beat the intruder more than once as he and two other accomplices then came back to attempt to get in. One of the robbers was even armed with a two foot machete.
Despite three of them attempting the break-in, Mr Dinesh managed to …