Police in Lambeth are appealing for help to identify a man they would like to speak to in connection with a ‘violent and unprovoked’ assault in KFC. A 35-year-old man [...]
Four men have been sentenced to over 27 years’ imprisonment after a “ferocious” attack left a man unconscious in a Morley’s ch ...
The well-known Brixton record shop owner Blacker Dread has been jailed for two and a half years for money laundering. Blacker, real name Steve Burnett ...
A Brixton man who shot bailiffs as they tried to evict him from his Brixton home has been jailed for 15 years. Andrew Stephenson, 49, shot at a bailif ...
Lambeth’s community police watchdog, set up in the wake of the 1981 riots in Brixton, is to be scrapped as part of Mayor Boris Johnson’s plans to reform police accountability [...]
The Metropolitan Police Deputy Commissioner has u-turned over his acceptance of PC Andrew Birks’ resignation and suspended him, following pressure from Sean Rigg’s family, the IPCC and the charity Inquest. [...]
UPDATE 1.30pm May 30: The Met police have just announced that they have “rescinded” the resignation of PC Andrew Birks. He has now been suspended and will be subject to [...]
Effra Road is closed in both directions this afternoon as fire crews work to rescue a woman trapped in a car. Bystanders say a motorbike, being chased by police, hit [...]
Three men were taken to hospital on Saturday after a shooting on Tulse Hill Estate. Residents reported hearing two gun shots at about 9pm, before seeing police officers arrive near [...]
The father of a Brixton teenager stabbed to death on the Roupell Park Estate has appealed for information to help secure justice for his son. Alim Uddin, 17, was killed [...]