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Metropolitan Police Officer in visibility vest
March 24, 2017, No comments

Lambeth Police are appealing for witnesses and information after two incidents – one of them near Brixton – that are being treated as abduction attempts. The first was on Tuesday […]

Metropolitan Police Officer in visibility vest

Police seek help after knife incident at Brixton church

March 7, 2017, No comments

Police are appealing for information after a man brandishing knives walked into the Universal Church of Kingdom of God at 386 Brixton Road and threate ...

Billy Cox

New appeal on tenth anniversary of Billy Cox murder

February 14, 2017, 1 Comment

Ten years after the murder of local teenager Billy Cox, his mother and police are appealing for help in finding out who killed him. Detectives are al ...

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Six-year sentence for attack on Brixton pensioners

February 6, 2017, 1 Comment

Reggie Oliver, 46, has been jailed for a total of six years after he was found guilty of attacking two pensioners during an attempted robbery in Brixt ...

  • Deputy London Mayor with Brixton Divert Team
    Brixton police pioneer knife crime project
    January 28, 2017, 1 Comment

    London’s deputy mayor for policing, Sophie Linden, visited Brixton police station in January to check on a pioneering project to reduce knife crime. The project, Divert, works with 18–25-year-olds to […]

  • Bowie memorial attacked
    January 9, 2017, 4 Comments

    Police were called and one arrest made in the early hours of this morning after vandals attacked tributes at the David Bowie memorial at the side of Morleys on two […]

  • Acre Lane traders hit by break-ins
    November 25, 2016, 2 Comments

    Traders on Acre Lane have been hit by a wave of burglaries. Khamsa at number 140 and the recently opened Knife restaurant have suffered break-ins. Opus Café, at number 89, […]

  • Jerrel Elie
    Sentence due in Jerrell Elie case
    October 21, 2016, Comments Off on Sentence due in Jerrell Elie case

    Stockwell man Nathan Bell, 30, is due to be sentenced today (21 October) for the manslaughter of 17-year-old Jerrell Elie of Camberwell. A car he was driving crushed the teenager to […]