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Croydon police given more powers as they're expecting trouble with the school term ending

An order granting them extra stop and search powers has been passed to prevent violence

Police officers in Croydon have been given more stop and search powers as a way of "preventing disorder related to the end of the school term".

The majority of schools break up for ...

2019-04-04 17:29 open_in_new
Croydon police given more powers as they're expecting trouble with the school term ending

An order granting them extra stop and search powers has been passed to prevent violence

Police officers in Croydon have been given more stop and search powers as a way of "preventing disorder related to the end of the school term".

The majority of schools break up for ...

2019-04-04 17:29 open_in_new
Tragic new video shows last moments of Croydon murder victim Bjorn Brown

Police say 'allegiances may have changed' and have urged those who have kept quiet to come forward

Crucial new footage showing what are believed to be the final moments of Bjorn Brown, stabbed to death in Croydon, has been released in the hope it can help solve the tragic ...

2019-04-03 17:20 open_in_new
Driverless cars are now out on the streets of Croydon and Bromley

The plan is to have passengers in the self-driving cars in 2020

The future is here - driverless cars are being used on South London roads.

If you are out driving or walking around Croydon or Bromley and spot someone behind the wheel of a bright blue car doing absolutely nothing then ...

2019-04-03 16:17 open_in_new
Driverless cars are now out on the streets of Croydon and Bromley

The plan is to have passengers in the self-driving cars in 2020

The future is here - driverless cars are being used on South London roads.

If you are out driving or walking around Croydon or Bromley and spot someone behind the wheel of a bright blue car doing absolutely nothing then ...

2019-04-03 16:17 open_in_new
Locked up in March 2019: The stories behind the South London criminals jailed

Their horrifying crimes range from murder to grooming children

Criminals in South London who were locked up in March were jailed for a total of 78 years.

In total, we reported on 10 people who were put behind bars after committing a variety of horrendous crimes.

The offences ...

2019-04-02 22:26 open_in_new
Locked up in March 2019: The stories behind the South London criminals jailed

Their horrifying crimes range from murder to grooming children

Criminals in South London who were locked up in March were jailed for a total of 78 years.

In total, we reported on 10 people who were put behind bars after committing a variety of horrendous crimes.

The offences ...

2019-04-02 22:26 open_in_new
Network Rail buys old Royal Mail depot as part of plans to expand East Croydon station

Network Rail wants to build a whole new station with two extra platforms

The old Royal Mail and Volkswagen sites next to East Croydon station have been bought by Network Rail as part of plans to tackle the Croydon bottleneck.

Network Rail unveiled plans last year to improve the rail ...

2019-04-02 08:47 open_in_new
Network Rail buys old Royal Mail depot as part of plans to expand East Croydon station

Network Rail wants to build a whole new station with two extra platforms

The old Royal Mail and Volkswagen sites next to East Croydon station have been bought by Network Rail as part of plans to tackle the Croydon bottleneck.

Network Rail unveiled plans last year to improve the rail ...

2019-04-02 08:47 open_in_new
Ex from hell left excrement and used tampons outside Thornton Heath man's house

The 55-year-old was ordered to pay more than £1,000 for her weeks-long campaign of harassment

A 55-year-old Lewisham woman was ordered to pay more than £1,065 after leaving "excrement and used tampons" outside her ex's house.

Beverley Morgan, of Wellmeadow Road, ...

2019-04-01 21:14 open_in_new
Ex from hell left excrement and used tampons outside Thornton Heath man's house

The 55-year-old was ordered to pay more than £1,000 for her weeks-long campaign of harassment

A 55-year-old Lewisham woman was ordered to pay more than £1,065 after leaving "excrement and used tampons" outside her ex's house.

Beverley Morgan, of Wellmeadow Road, ...

2019-04-01 21:14 open_in_new
Croydon Indian takeaway given worst possible food hygiene rating

The takeaway has been told 'urgent improvement' is needed

An Indian takeaway restaurant in Croydon has been given the worst possible food hygiene rating.

Rupali Ruchi, on Brighton Road, South Croydon , received a food hygiene rating of 0 following an inspection on January 23 ...

2019-04-01 21:14 open_in_new
Croydon Indian takeaway given worst possible food hygiene rating

The takeaway has been told 'urgent improvement' is needed

An Indian takeaway restaurant in Croydon has been given the worst possible food hygiene rating.

Rupali Ruchi, on Brighton Road, South Croydon , received a food hygiene rating of 0 following an inspection on January 23 ...

2019-04-01 21:14 open_in_new
Coulsdon teen saw her mum save a life and was inspired to make it her job

Amelia Wilkie is joining the London Ambulance Service 30 years after her mum did the same

An astronaut. A pilot. And a footballer.

These are all typical jobs that children aspire to do when they grow up.

Amelia Wilkie, from Coulsdon , had aspirations of being a paramedic when ...

2019-04-01 19:08 open_in_new
Coulsdon teen saw her mum save a life and was inspired to make it her job

Amelia Wilkie is joining the London Ambulance Service 30 years after her mum did the same

An astronaut. A pilot. And a footballer.

These are all typical jobs that children aspire to do when they grow up.

Amelia Wilkie, from Coulsdon , had aspirations of being a paramedic when ...

2019-04-01 19:08 open_in_new
Recap: Purley Way in Croydon closed after crash involving motorbike and car

Traffic through Croydon is slow as a result of the crash

The A23 Purley Way in Croydon has been closed due to a crash.

Emergency services have been called following a collision at the junction with Stafford Road, in Waddon.

Traffic is reportedly slow in the area as a result ...

2019-03-29 23:11 open_in_new
The London sex offenders, child abusers and paedophiles jailed so far this year

They've been found guilty of some of the worst crimes imaginable

While all crimes have a damaging effect on victims, offences of a sexual nature can have the most horrific long-lasting consequences.

Every day courts in London punish sex offenders, child abusers and paedophiles for ...

2019-03-28 18:50 open_in_new
Thornton Heath fire video shows huge flames engulf top floor of Camden Gardens home

A teenage boy is fighting for his life in hospital

A video shows the terrifying moment a huge fire raged through a Croydon home, leaving one teenager fighting for his life in hospital .

Dozens of firefighters were called to battle the fire in Camden Gardens, Thornton Heath , on ...

2019-03-26 20:38 open_in_new
Thornton Heath fire video shows huge flames engulf top floor of Camden Gardens home

A teenage boy is fighting for his life in hospital

A video shows the terrifying moment a huge fire raged through a Croydon home, leaving one teenager fighting for his life in hospital .

Dozens of firefighters were called to battle the fire in Camden Gardens, Thornton Heath , on ...

2019-03-26 20:38 open_in_new
Thornton Heath fire: A boy, 13, is in a critical condition in hospital

A man and a woman were taken to hospital after they went in to try to rescue the boy

A teenage boy caught in a house fire in Croydon is in a critical condition in hospital.

Detectives are investigating the fire at a home in Camden Gardens , Thornton Heath, on Monday evening (March ...

2019-03-26 17:29 open_in_new
Thornton Heath fire: A boy, 13, is in a critical condition in hospital

A man and a woman were taken to hospital after they went in to try to rescue the boy

A teenage boy caught in a house fire in Croydon is in a critical condition in hospital.

Detectives are investigating the fire at a home in Camden Gardens , Thornton Heath, on Monday evening (March ...

2019-03-26 17:29 open_in_new