Brixton axeman who terrorised diners during riots jailed

A man who terrorised diners in a Brixton McDonalds during last summer’s riots has been jailed for more than five years. People fled from the...

Stop and search to get “radical” review says chief

By Tim Dickens, Editor The Metropolitan Police's stop and search chief came to Stockwell last night to unveil a "fundamental and radical" review of the...

Police appeal after robbery of man, 85, on Brixton estate

Police have asked for help in finding two men who mugged an 85-year-old man in a communal lift. The two men conered their victim with...

Brixton man jailed for 21 years for murder of Croydon grandmother

By Tim Dickens, at the Old Bailey A Brixton man who stabbed his former lover to death before going on a 14-hour drinking binge has...
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Brixton man jailed after £400k heroin sting

A Brixton man has been jailed for nine years for conspiracy to deal of 3kg heroin Charles Jimmy, 27, of Langbourne House, Effra Parade, was...

Tonight: Community Police Consultative Group meeting

In the light of the recent spike in shootings in Lambeth, some of you might be interested in attending the monthly meeting of the...

Young man shot dead in Tulse Hill last night

A young man was tragically killed in a shooting in Tulse Hill last night. The victim, thought to be in his late teens, died at...

Vox Pops: What’s the best way to tackle gang crime in Brixton?

We think the debate over at Shepherd's Bush Blog is one we should be having more openly in Brixton too, so we've asked some...

Shepherd’s Bush Blog: an important debate about gang crime

Kaye Wiggins on a big step for local blogging - and a community debate in Shepherd's Bush Over at the Shepherd’s Bush blog, local blogging has...

Shooting in St James’s Crescent

Sad news for Brixton today - Five young men were injured in a "pre-planned" shooting last night in St James's Crescent. Two of them,...

Missing:…rugs

These signs were plastered up on Sudbourne Rd this weekend. Forget missing cats, these poor souls have lost their rugs...