Justice?

Police have charged a Berkshire man for the daylight killing of teenager Keiran Crump Raiswell on a Manchester street on 16th January 2013. Raiswell died after being stabbed at a bus stop. There are incidents like this happening frequently in the UK, some get reported in the media, whilst others don’t…I believe that all murders… Continue reading Justice?

Breaking the Stereo-Type

When we think about gun and knife crime in the UK, people automatically stereo-type it as gang killings, drug related incidents, all relative to our youth. Most imagine hoodies, black skin, broken homes and inner city mentalities. Over time, I have learned that these stereo-types belong to middle working class minds or people who think… Continue reading Breaking the Stereo-Type

A Time to Remember

Yesterday was the 10th anniversary of the deaths of Letisha Shakespeare and Charlene Ellis, killed when gang members in Aston, Birmingham opened fire with a machine gun outside a New Year Party.  They had decided to exact a revenge killing on a rival gang member, but instead fired into the crowd, killing these innocent young… Continue reading A Time to Remember