Girish Patel scammed Oyster card customers at his newsagents, Krishen News, in New Park Road, Brixton. Pic: Google Streetview
January 22, 2015, 3 Comments

A Brixton newsagent who stole thousands of pounds from his customers as they topped up their Oyster cards has been ordered to repay £24,000 to Transport for London (TfL). Girish Patel, [...]

Richard Taylor pleaded guilty to burglary

Burglar sentenced after witnesses help police catch him red-handed

January 14, 2015, No comments

A Brixton man has been handed a suspended prison sentence after members of the public helped police catch him with a haul of stolen goods. Richard Tay ...

A cache of guns - photo by Met police

Sixteen weapons handed in to Lambeth police in London-wide amnesty

November 25, 2014, No comments

A total of 16 weapons and a quantity of ammunition were handed in to police in Lambeth as part of an anonymous Met police weapons amnesty. Six of the ...

Brixton Academy today (Photo: Alistair Hall)

Three in court after police discover 43 mobile phones stolen from Courteeners gig at Brixton Academy on Friday

November 12, 2014, No comments

Police used a Find my Iphone app to find a haul of 42 mobile phones allegedly stolen from a  gig in Brixton Academy on Friday. The haul of phones was ...