London Gangs

Girls In Gangs Living 'Desperate Lives'

PA | Posted 23.03.2014 | UK

Thousands of girls and young women trapped in gangs are living "desperate lives" where rape is considered normal, a new report has warned. A report...

MP Wants To Channel 'Enterpreneurial Zeal' Of Gang Members

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Politics

Young gang members display "entrepreneurial zeal" in their criminal activities and should be encouraged to start their own businesses, according to th...

The Law and Da Kidz: First as Tragedy, Then as Farce

Luke Samuel | Posted 16.04.2012 | UK Politics
Luke Samuel

Picture a courtroom in South London. A young man is in the witness box. He is casually dressed, expressing trendy disregard for courtroom niceties. All of a sudden, he valiantly demolishes the fourth wall by leaving the box in the middle of his testimony.

East Dulwich Shooting: One Man Killed, Another Injured, In Shooting Near Funeral

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK

A man has been shot dead and another has suffered gunshot wounds near to a funeral in East Dulwich. Police were called to the junction of Forest Hi...

East Dulwich Shooting: One Man Killed, Another Injured, In Shooting Near Funeral

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK

A man in his twenties has been shot dead in apparently gang-related violence after a funeral in East Dulwich. Police were called to the junction of...

Student Stabbed To Death By Youths Throwing Conkers

PA | Posted 07.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A young man was killed after he remonstrated with a group of youths for throwing conkers at him, police have revealed. Steven ...