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Did CEO Elvery break council code over his private company?

Did Nathan Elvery, Croydon’s chief executive, break his £150,000 a year employment contract in 2009 when he set up a private business, Sundragon Associates Ltd, while he was a full-time council employee? Official documents provided by Croydon Council through a … Continue reading

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Met Police figures show muggings in Croydon up by 12%

Not for the first time, Croydon risks becoming known as the muggings capital of south London, as “robberies against the person” have soared by almost 12 per cent over a 12-month period, when the rate of similar crimes in neighbouring … Continue reading

Posted in Boris Johnson, Crime, Croydon 8/8, Croydon North, Kenley, London-wide issues, Mayor of London, Policing, Steve O'Connell, Steve Reed MP | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Boris’s latest lies on police and crime figures laid bare

It is a week now since London Mayor Boris Johnson published his police review which confirmed that Croydon, the capital’s most populated borough, is to have all but one of its police stations closed, and this barely 18 months since … Continue reading

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Corruption inquiry into Lawrence case could call on Osland

That Theresa May, the Home Secretary, is considering a public inquiry into allegations that police corruption undermined the hunt for the killers of Stephen Lawrence may be of interest for Croydon councillor David Osland. Osland, a Conservative councillor for Coulsdon … Continue reading

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Police turn their back on Croydon’s riot review panel

‘ello, ‘ello, ‘ello, what’s going on ‘ere then? Not a lot as far as police evidence to Croydon’s riots review panel, ANDREW PELLING has discovered Croydon police appear to have opted not to help the borough’s riots review panel with … Continue reading

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