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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...
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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...
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Award for custody book scheme

Steve Whitmore, a special constable in Brixton was awarded the Chris Donovan Trust Award at the station last month for his work with the...
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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...
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Man charged with Brixton murder

Police investigating the stabbing in Brixton’s Atlantic Road have today (20 August) charged a man with murder. South London resident Alando Bolt, 45, will appear...
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Atlantic Road closed in Brixton murder enquiry

Police have launched a murder investigation in Brixton after being called at around 12.50 this afternoon (18 August) to reports of a man suffering...
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Ten years for Brixton firearms offences

A man who fired a gun while he was running away from two police officers in Brixton has been sentenced to ten years in...
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Police appeal over Brixton stabbing

Lambeth detectives investigating a stabbing in Brixton have released CCTV footage of the attack and stills of six people they wish to speak to. On...
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Brixton has London’s busiest police station front desk – but others may go

Brixton police station has London’s busiest front desk when it comes to reporting crime – yet only seven crimes are reported there on average...
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Police arrest man after Brixton rape attempt appeal

Detectives from the Metropolitan police  child abuse and sexual offences command who were appealing for information to trace a man in connection with an...
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Police investigate Brixton rape

Police are investigating a rape in Brixton. At around 10.30pm yesterday (11 July) the victim, a woman in her mid-20s, was approached by an unknown...
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Brixton launch for new London knife crime strategy

London mayor Sadiq Khan and Metropolitan police chief Cressida Dick today (27 June) chose Brixton’s Dwaynamics fitness and boxing club to launch a new...
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Policing can be a painful privilege

The police have a hard time in Brixton. We all want crime to be dealt with quickly and efficiently and we all want it...
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BRIXTON LEGAL: What to do if your child is arrested

Pam Douglas is a solicitor with local firm Wainwright & Cummins. Each month, she takes a common enquiry and asks one of her colleagues...
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PC who head-butted Brixton suspect is sacked

A police officer who head-butted and punched a suspect in Atlantic Road in January last year was dismissed by the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS)...

Barnardo’s launch project to combat youth violence

As violence affecting young people shows no sign of declining, a new project led by the charity Barnardo’s will work to prevent south London...

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