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James Bennett
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December 15, 2017, No comments

Fraudster James Bennett, 32, of no fixed abode, was today (15 December) jailed for six years in his absence. He had been found guilty of 17 counts of fraud at […]

Gary Kerby

Man convicted of attempted rape in Brixton

December 15, 2017, 2 Comments

A man has been convicted of attempting to rape a woman as she walked through Rush Common in Brixton. She may have been saved by a man who came across ...

James Bennett

Brixton flat deposit fraud man found guilty, but is not in court

December 13, 2017, 1 Comment

A man who conned people looking for somewhere to live in Brixton out of thousands of pounds is being sought after he was convicted on 17 counts of fra ...

Trial Lawyer in film made by Lawyers in the Soup Kitchen

Brixton lawyers who turn nobody away

December 10, 2017, No comments

 Lawyers in the Soup Kitchen recently made the first ever film to be allowed in the Royal Courts of Justice. The organisation Twanieka Alcindor launc ...

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    Brixton Water Lane car break-in. Can you help?
    October 28, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton Water Lane car break-in. Can you help?

    A car owner whose vehicle was broken into in Brixton Water Lane on Wednesday night is seeking help. Stolen from the car was an old Windows tablet with a cracked […]

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    Police seek information after two women robbed in Brixton
    September 5, 2017, Comments Off on Police seek information after two women robbed in Brixton

    Police are appealing for information and witnesses after two recent robberies of women in Brixton. In both cases the victims were walking alone in Stockwell Avenue, which runs parallel to […]

  • Special Constable Steve Whitmore with Vi and Ray Donovan and Lambeth borough commander Richard Wood
    Award for custody book scheme
    September 5, 2017, 2 Comments

    Steve Whitmore, a special constable in Brixton was awarded the Chris Donovan Trust Award at the station last month for his work with the Books in the Nick project. He […]

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    Police consult on closure of seven front counters across Lambeth
    September 4, 2017, Comments Off on Police consult on closure of seven front counters across Lambeth

    The Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC) have launched a consultation on the proposed closures of seven police station front counters and neighbourhood bases across Lambeth. The closures are […]