Mualla Yesil warns that it’s time people stopped clowning around.
I was so scared standing up in the dock, locked in and waiting to get sentenced. “You are a young women playing silly little games and thinking it’s funny. You will be dealt with very harshly and severely.” I thought I was going to get sent down. The fact that I was in crown court […]
Popular Pakistani model and social media star Qandeel Baloch was tragically murdered by her brother in their family home on Friday, according to Multan Police in Pakistan. Baloch, who had been dubbed ‘Pakistan’s Kim Kardashian’ was drugged and strangled to death by her brother Waseem Azeem, in what he called ‘an honour killing’. According to […]
On 30th of June five people in Amite, Louisiana were arrested for forcing a young woman who has autism to live in the backyard of their home. The local sheriffs spotted the 22-year-old woman wandering around the back garden, covered with bug bites. She was malnourished, meaning that she was weak because she hadn’t eaten […]
Since the Brexit vote on the 24th of June, there has been a 50% increase in hate crime in London and a 75% increase in arrests over the past few weeks. A total of 599 incidents of race hate crime were reported to the Metropolitan Police between 24 June and 2 July. An act of […]
There has been an 80% increase in the reporting of child sex offences within the last four years. This is according to the children’s charity NSPCC. The National Police Chiefs’ Council states that one of the factors behind this has been Internet related. Statistics from 38 out of 43 police forces suggest the Internet was […]
Award-winning author Alex Wheatle stated in an article for The Guardian that he believes reading children’s books can help tackle knife crime. This was in response to the recent stabbing of Myron Yarde, a 17-year-old musician from south London. Wheatle feels very strongly about knife crime especially with regards to young people. Wheatle spent most […]
According to the Metropolitan Police, 314 mobile phones are stolen on London’s streets every day. iPhone’s account for about half of all stolen handsets. After breaking into a home in Croydon on November 8 last year, Jermaine Debrah thought he had got away with it. But the victim had luckily installed the ‘Find My iPhone’ […]
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