£20,000 Reward For Information After Man Dies In Armed Burglary
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£20,000 Reward For Information After Man Dies In Armed Burglary

The online publication This Is Local London, reported earlier this month on a £20,000 reward that has now been publicized for information regarding an armed burglary in Selkirk Road, Tooting. The Metropolitan police are investigating the crime, that took place during 2014. As a result of the crime, 73 year old Mashboor Hussain collapsed and died at…

Bogus Caller in Crouch End and Muswell Hill
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Bogus Caller in Crouch End and Muswell Hill

Late last year Alexandra Locksmiths blogged about a pensioner in Wood Green becoming the victim of robbery following a bogus caller visiting his home. You can read the full article here. Yesterday ‘This is Local London‘ reported  that another bogus caller had been sighted in the areas of Muswell Hill, Hornsey and Crouch End. The female is…

Policing Changes Needed To Deal With Internet Crimes
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Policing Changes Needed To Deal With Internet Crimes

ComputerWeekly.com have recently reported on the lack of policing available, to deal with crimes being committed in cyber space. During a speech delivered at an organisation of business membership ‘London First‘, the Police Commissioner of London Mr Adrian Leppard stated … “The issue of policing in the digital age will reach a watershed of fundamentally restructuring…

80% of Crimes Unsolved in Haringey since 2010
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80% of Crimes Unsolved in Haringey since 2010

The Tottenham & Wood Green Independent newspaper reported recently on an investigation that they had undertaken regarding crimes in Haringey. Their findings were that crimes in the area yet to be solved total 80 per cent! The publication opened a ‘Freedom of Information’ request and deduced that Haringey Police force have filed ‘undetected’ as the…

CCTV Helps Capture Burglars in London
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CCTV Helps Capture Burglars in London

London24 have reported earlier today about the Draughts cafe in Haggerston’s Acton Mews, the first board game cafe in London. The Hackney Cafe was closed for Easter but sadly, during the Easter break, the premises had been targeted by burglars. The culprits committed the crime on Bank Holiday Monday. Fortunately for the business, the CCTV system that had…

Safe Buying Guide
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Safe Buying Guide

Alexandra Locksmiths have compiled this guide to buying the right safe for your needs. Be it for your home or your business premises, the following advice will help you to decide exactly what kind of secure storage solution is needed. The cash rating. The higher the cash rating of a particular safe, the more secure it is…