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Billy Cox
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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 also offering a £20,000 reward […]

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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 ...

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Suspended sentence for PC who assaulted suspect in Brixton

February 3, 2017, No comments

A police officer who forcibly pushed a man’s head into a wall while he was trying to arrest him in Brixton was today (3 February) given a three-mont ...

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. ...

  • 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 […]

  • Police probe Tulse Hill shooting
    September 27, 2016, Comments Off on Police probe Tulse Hill shooting

    Police are appealing for information and witnesses after a shooting on the Tulse Hill Estate. Just before 10pm on Monday night (26 September) police were called to a report of […]

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    Police seek witnesses to Brixton attack
    September 27, 2016, Comments Off on Police seek witnesses to Brixton attack

    Police are are appealing for information and witnesses after a man was punched in the head in an unprovoked attack near the Ritzy in Brixton on Saturday night (24 September) […]