MP Chuka Umunna
May 31, 2016, No comments

Violent crime among young people in and around Brixton is rising alarmingly, local MP Chuka Umunna has warned. He told the Bugle that in the four weeks to mid-May there […]


Another shooting in Angell Town

May 28, 2016, 2 Comments

A 23-year-old man was shot yesterday afternoon (Friday 27 May) in Max Roach Park, near the scene of another recent shooting in Angell Town. His cond ...

Mankiewicz is caught on camera walking away after leaving his victm in front of a moving bus

12 years jail for vicious Brixton attack

May 18, 2016, No comments

  A man who launched a vicious and unprovoked attack on a man with learning difficulties on Brixton Hill has been jailed for 12 years. Damien Pan ...

Bikes in Brixton

Confessions of a former bike thief

May 14, 2016, 11 Comments

Richard Cantle, founder of Stolen Ride, the London-based website that helps victims of bike theft recover their rides, talks to a reformed thief  So, ...

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    Shooting in Angell Town
    May 12, 2016, 3 Comments

    TWO MEN were shot on Marcella Road in Brixton’s Angell Town housing estate this evening (12 May) at around 7.10pm, according to a spokesman for the Metropolitan Police. One man […]

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    Brixton bomb remembered
    April 18, 2016, No comments

    Members of the 17-24-30 No To Hate Crime Campaign took part yesterday (17 April) in their annual commemoration of the 1999 Brixton nail bomb attack. It was the first of […]

  • Sergeant David Robinson
    Cop who stole bikes from Brixton nick jailed
    March 11, 2016, 1 Comment

    A Metropolitan Police officer who stole bicycles from Brixton police station was today (11 March) sentenced to 18 months’ prison. Sergeant David Robinson, 36, had pleaded guilty to theft, fraud […]

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    Prosecution service drops Fridge Bar case
    March 4, 2016, 5 Comments

    A spokesperson for the now-closed Brixton Fridge Bar has accused the police of “false and malicious prosecution” after the Crown Prosecution Service at the last minute dropped charges against bar […]