CCTV in action as detectives use tapes to catch crims
CCTV cameras have helped Rockhampton detectives bring several criminals to justice.
Here are a couple of incidents where CCTV footage has helped in police investigations:
Post Office Hotel offence:
In October 2012, a camera at the Post Office Hotel captured several young offenders trying to break into the Post Office Hotel bottle shop.
Armed robbery at Musgrave St petrol station:
CCTV footage inside a service station captured the moment Gilbert Andrew Purcell attacked shop assistant Stephen Mills inside the shop.