Police are hunting for two callous muggers who viscously attacked an 87-year-old man before stealing his distinctive gold chain. The pensioner was sitting on a bench outside his home in [...]
Two men have been arrested after a vicious assault in Brixton Road left a man fighting for his life on Sunday. The 21-year-old victim was attacked nea ...
Two brothers convicted for manslaughter are being hunted by police after failing to turn up at court for their sentencing. Jurius Tarasov, 33, of Howa ...
Police in Lambeth are appealing for help to identify a man they would like to speak to in connection with a ‘violent and unprovoked’ assau ...
Four men have been sentenced to over 27 years’ imprisonment after a “ferocious” attack left a man unconscious in a Morley’s chicken shop, Brixton. The men, one armed with a [...]
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-Martin, 55, of Gipsy Hill, received £230,411 [...]
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 bailiff and [...]
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UPDATE 1.30pm May 30: The Met police have just announced that they have “rescinded” the resignation of PC Andrew Birks.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 [...]