• Short Summary

    Short film showing how the crime is solved.

  • Description

    London.

    Two men rob a bank messenger. Man dials 999, police sergeant answers telephone at station and sends out message to police cars. Police car picks up a message and rushes to the scene of crime. Good shots of police cars speeding through streets.

    Policewoman telephone operator makes connections with surrounding districts. C.I.D. gets into car and drives to scene of crime. Making investigation. In Scotland Yard, checking photographs of convicted criminals trying to identify the robbers. Shot of a filing cabinets. Policeman walking along street, finds abandoned car and rings police station. C.I.D. men taking footprints and fingerprints. Checking fingerprints with files at Scotland Yard. Criminals are picked up.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1386.03
    Media URN:
    45312
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:30:00 / 01:09:36:00
    Canister:
    NP 66

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