Tag Archives: Police

The rise in knife crime continues

The surge in knife crime in London continues with five stabbings all resulting in deaths already this week. Malcolm Mide-Madariola, 17 died in hospital after being brutally stabbed in Balham Hill, near to Clapham South underground station on the afternoon of Friday, 2 November. Local community and fellow students from St Francis Xavier have build a shrine outside Clapham South

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Met Chief wants focus on traditional crime

Met Chief believes there should be a focus in preventing violent crime. Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick has “absolutely” agreed with Chief Constable Sara Thornton, saying there should be a focus on violent crimes. On the Radio 4 Today programme, she agreed with Sara Thornton’s comments about how the police “do not have the resources to do everything”. The Commissioner

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