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November 26, 2015, No comments

Police investigating an allegation of rape that began in Brixton have released images of two men they would like to speak to in connection with the incident. During the early […]

Evan Edwards

Man jailed for Babafemi manslaughter

November 25, 2015, No comments

A 20-year-old man involved in a disturbance on a bus which ended in a fatal stabbing outside Stockwell Tube station has been jailed after pleading gui ...

Muhammad Shahbaz

Newsagent sexually assaulted vulnerable 13-year-old

November 16, 2015, No comments

A Brixton man has been found guilty of sexually assaulting a vulnerable 13-year-old girl in his newsagents. Muhammad Shahbaz, 27, of Railton Road, SE2 ...

Dawn over Windrush Square

Windrush anti-social behaviour ‘out of hand’

November 16, 2015, 10 Comments

Anti-social behaviour in Windrush Square is “out of hand” according to the Brixton Society. In a post on its website yesterday (15 November), it s ...

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    Brixton man jailed for arms offences
    November 14, 2015, No comments

    A Brixton man has been sentenced to four years’ jail after police found an “armoury” in his home in Branksome Road off Acre Lane. Harry McGuire, 62, was sentenced on [...]

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    Police imposed stop and search order
    November 6, 2015, No comments

    Police imposed a “Section 60” order on the whole borough of Lambeth last Saturday (31 October) after fireworks were thrown at officers on the Cowley Estate in Brixton. Described in The [...]

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    Teenager jailed for firearms offences
    November 6, 2015, No comments

    A man who was only 17 at the time of the offence has been jailed for possession of firearms after investigation of a shooting in Brixton by Metropolitan police Trident officers. [...]

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    Donations pour in for injured shopkeeper
    November 4, 2015, 1 Comment

    The crowdfunded appeal for the Brixton shopkeeper injured when robbers fired pellets into his eyes is nearing its original £1,000 target. It stood at £910 at lunchtime today (4 November) [...]

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    Appeal following violent store robbery
    November 3, 2015, 1 Comment

    Metropolitan Police  Flying Squad detectives have released CCTV footage of two men they wish to trace over the robbery of a Brixton convenience store. During the robbery member of staff [...]