Category Archives: Police & Courts

£20k reward for New Cross killer

By Louise Ridley

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A £20,000 reward is being offered by police in an attempt to solve the murder of a New Cross man in a nightclub two years ago.

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Man sought in connection with betting shop robbery

Metropolitan Police

A man wanted in connection with a series of violent robberies at betting shops is thought to be residing in Southwark, according to police. Continues…

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Suicidal samurai saved by Kylie

By Paul Campbell

General Ninja Ant, who stopped short of stabbing himself to death outside Number 10 when he heard a Kylie Minogue song, was cleared of any wrongdoing this week. Continues…

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Boy arrested in ‘homophobic murder’ case

 

By Paul Bentley

paulbentleyhomophobicmurderA 16-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with the brutal murder of a gay man in Woolwich last week. The murder is thought to have been a homophobic attack.

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Deportation for pirate DVD seller

 

By Stuart Forbes

fake-dvdsAn illegal immigrant found guilty of possessing and distributing counterfeit DVDs broke down in court this week when she was told she would be deported.
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Baby P play at Southwark Playhouse

 

 

By Sylvia Rowley

piano2It has dominated headlines and bulletins of late, but is the tragedy of Baby P fit material for a play? 

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Burgess Park may close following attacks on cyclists

 

By Lena de Casparis

img_87791Attacks on cyclists after dark may lead to night-time closure of one of the largest parks in south-east London as no other solution can be found.
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