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Town in South London, England

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Croydon: Town in South London, England
Croydon is a large town in south London, England. It is 9.4 miles (15.1 km) south of Charing Cross. The principal settlement in the London Borough of Croydon, it is one of the largest commercial districts in Greater London outside Central London, with an extensive shopping district and night-time economy. The entire town had a population of 192,064 as of 2011, whilst the wider borough had a population of 384,837.

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Cressida Dick pays tribute to Matt Ratana [Video]

Cressida Dick pays tribute to Matt Ratana

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick pays tribute to Matt Ratana ahead of his funeral. Sgt Matt Ratana was shot dead while working at Croydon’s custody centre in September. The service will..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:23Published
Met hold minute’s silence for fallen officer Matt Ratana [Video]

Met hold minute’s silence for fallen officer Matt Ratana

A minute’s silence has taken place across the Met in memory of Metropolitan Police Sergeant Matt Ratana. The 54-year-old died from a gunshot wound to the chest after being shot by a handcuffed..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:09Published

New Zealand police perform haka to honour ex-colleague Sergeant Matt Ratana [Video]

New Zealand police perform haka to honour ex-colleague Sergeant Matt Ratana

Police officers in New Zealand perform a haka in memory of Sergeant MattRatana four days after he was shot dead inside a custody centre in London. Thegroup of officers carried out the traditional Maori..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:24Published

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