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Knife crime news

The scene of the stabbing in the Whitgift Centre where two boys were injured

Shopping centre where two boys were stabbed becomes safe haven for violence victims

Art Wood

Eel Pie celebrates the life of Art

Paul Hill and winner Colin Wilby fought in memory of murdered boxer John 'King' Abbey

Memorial boxing bout for murdered fighter

Aaron and Byron Douglas, with Camile McGuire who make up group ABC

Choose a career not a knife, say ABC


Woman mugged at knifepoint

Man stabbed in West Croydon

Man stabbed in West Croydon

John Nii Katsu Abbey was an amateur featherweight boxer who had fought for his country in the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester

Bus stop murder hearing man appears in court

John Nii Kacsu Abbey won several medals whilst fighting as a featherweight boxer for Ghana under the name King Abbey

Two more arrests in West Croydon stabbing

Croydon father stabbed to death at bus stop named

Croydon father stabbed to death at bus stop named

The cordoned off crime scene in London Road, West Croydon

Croydon father murdered on way to visit newborn baby

The knife wounds is clearly visible on the face of Oliver Kingonzila as he lies in an open casket

Grim truth of teen knife violence

Gypsy Hill teenager Damian Solobowale will serve a minimum of 12 years in prison

Teens jailed for life for boy's party stab murder

Wandsworth students searched for knives

Eliza Rebeiro, 15, from Croydon has been running the campaign for more than a year

Valentines Ball in memory of knife attack victims

A total of 96 people were screened during Operation Blunt 2

Officers search 100 in anti-knife drive

Knife crime drops by 40 per cent after cop crackdown

Croydon Central MP Andrew Pelling says the army should take on some civil policing duties

MP outlines plan to combat knife crime

Cops claim knife crime success

Cops claim knife crime success

Stabbed: Oliver Kingonzila

Charity football match for stab victim's family


One in four shops selling knives underage

Council could force pubs and clubs to use search arches


Cops launch anonymous text scheme to combat knife crime

Eagle-eyed: The control room team keep a wary eye over the streets of Croydon

Cops use CCTV to combat Halloween trouble

Sergeant Simon Cook with Stefan Burke, Andre Roberts and Bradley Wright giving an anti-knife lesson

Cops give school kids anti-knife lessons

London Mayor Boris Johnson has backed Croydon's Safe for All scheme

Boris backs Croydon knife campaign

Shakilus Townsend

Date set for Shakilus murder trial

Cops to beat gangs by taking kids home

Chief Superintendent Mark Gore has promised more officers and more searches

Tough new measures to curb Croydon's knife crime culture

Police and the council have launched a knife crime taskforce

Knife task force to end the killing


Knife crime music tour coming to Croydon


Teen stabbed outside train station

The roadside memorial in Sumner Road

Gangs hijack stabbed teen's memorial

Andrew Pelling was the only one of three MPs to attend the meeting

MPs' poor show at knife crime summit

Floral tributes: Flowers have been left outside the house in Thomson Crescent

Man killed in Croydon stabbing

Killed: Evren Anil

Hundreds join litter death vigil

Mikey Brown was stabbed at the Works nightclub just two weeks before the birth of his son

Final farewell to Mikey Brown

Killed: Evren Anil

Appeal for witnesses in 'chocolate bar' killing

Neil Fraser has a message of respect

Madness must stop

Met Commissioner Sir Ian Blair

Met backs Stop Knife Crime campaign


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