Crime

Tributes to Kamil Ahmed, killed in Knowle while seeking asylum

Oct 27 2017

Thumbnail ImageTributes to Kamil Ahmed, killed in Knowle by one of his housemates while seeking asylum... Read More

Murder verdict raises questions over failings over Knowle 'racist' killer Jeffery Barry

Oct 27 2017

Thumbnail ImageThe jury decided Jeffery Barry knew what he was doing when he stabbed and mutilated Kamil Ahmed at the house they shared in Wells Road. Now perceived failings in the care for Kamil, and the management of Barry, will be examined by an inquiry.... Read More

Killer denies murdering asylum seeker in Knowle after drunken binge

Oct 03 2017

Thumbnail ImageKiller denies murdering asylum seeker in Knowle after drunken binge on grounds of diminished responsibility... Read More

Children taken to relatives after Knowle West parents arrested in drugs raid

Jul 28 2017

THREE children from a Knowle West family have been put in the care of relatives after their parents were arrested during a drugs raid. ... Read More

Jail for petrol thief who killed his friend, dragged under his car

Jul 28 2017

A 31-YEAR-OLD man has been convicted of the manslaughter of a friend who got caught under his car when they tried to steal petrol from a Hartcliffe petrol station.... Read More

The men who got in through Totterdown shop roof

Nov 04 2016

Thumbnail ImageTHESE are new pictures of the men who committed an audacious burglary on a Totterdown supermarket by breaking through the roof.... Read More

Domestic abuse statistics revealed in South Bristol as film fest seeks to draw a line

Sep 06 2016

Thumbnail ImageBRISTOL Zero Tolerance has released new statistics about the extent of domestic abuse in South Bristol in advance of its first creative media event, the Bristol Zero Tolerance Film Festival. The micro-format film festival will take place on September 27 at The Station in central Bristol, from 6.30-9.45pm.... Read More

Windmill Hill photographer jailed for drug rapes

Aug 21 2016

Thumbnail ImageA PHOTOGRAPHER who drugged and raped two men at his home next to Victoria Park has been sentenced to 11 and half years at Bristol Crown Court on August 12. Nigel Brent Wilkinson, 43, of Hill Avenue, Windmill Hill, admitted two counts of rape, three counts of administering a substance with intent to rape and possession of class C drugs flunitrazepam (also known as Rohypnol) and nitrazepam.... Read More

Jail terms follow Totterdown mosque race attack

Jul 29 2016

Jail terms follow Totterdown mosque race attack... Read More

Former Totterdown man jailed 24 years for child sex offences

Jul 29 2016

A PENSIONER who once lived in Totterdown has been sentenced to 24 years in jail for sexual offences against children committed between the 1960s and 1980s in the UK. Douglas Slade, 75, was tried at Bristol Crown Court on July 1 after he was expelled from the Philippines. Formerly of Sea Mills and Totterdown, he was found guilty of all 13 offences against five children. The youngest was 10 years old. ... Read More