From foiled drug deals and safe robberies, to thwarted arsonists, our Top 5 2015 Incidents has it all…

Top Foiled Incidents 2015


2016 is already shaping up to be a busy year for the Farsight team, and we’re curious to see what weird and wonderful incidents our operatives pick up on CCTV from around the UK.

But will they beat some of the things we saw – and the crimes we stopped – in 2015?

Here we take a look at our top 5 incidents from the past 12 months:

1. January 2015 – Eagled-eyed operatives prevented tampering at two forecourts on the same night, only to then aid police in a London drugs bust the following night… Find out more

2. February – Farsight did their bit for social security when they helped return a youth – spotted intruding on a closed site in Lancaster – to their care home… Find out more

3. April – Operators thwarted a brazen burglary attempt by four men, who scaled a six-foot fence, smashed their way into a car dealership and attempted to make off with a safe… Find out more

4. May – Farsight spotted and helped apprehend four men attempting to steal cars at a Manchester dealership by using unknown new technology… Find out more

5. July – Our top incident for the year – Farsight stopped a potentially devastating arson attack at a petrol station by remotely disabling pumps and warning off criminals… Find out more