21 August 2018
What makes a young person pick up a knife or a gun and attack another?
17 April 2018
I’ve been frustrated to see headlines blame drill music for the recent rise in stabbings in London.
06 April 2018
After several recent killings of young people in London, media and politicians have blamed “gangs” and to call for more resources for police. But, as Sarah Bates finds, the roots of the violence lie in deep social problems
21 August 2017
London police are exploiting recent horrific knife crimes to demand more powers. At the same time, the annual crackdown in the run up to Notting Hill Carnival looks set to involve sinister new surveillance techniques. Alistair Farrow spoke to people in London who bear the brunt of police racism
23 May 2017
A series of tragic deaths from stabbings has highlighted the issue of “knife crime” in London.
26 July 2016
Racists are lashing out but there’s no Brexit breakthrough for the right, reports Sadie Robinson
22 March 2016
BBC Four’s Danish detective drama Follow the Money serves up an engrossing feast of corporate intrigue and financial skulduggery, writes?Charlie Kimber