Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Almost none of those charged with rioting in Ealing, Clapham Junction, Enfield and other places comes from the immediate area, the data shows.
Home addresses given by defendants paint a chilling picture of rioters converging simultaneously on these districts from all points of the compass and often from great distances.
Some appear to have travelled from as far as Tilbury, Maidstone and Winchester to take part.
Of 26 people charged over the Ealing riot, only three come from Ealing itself and a further four from other parts of the borough, Greenford, Acton and Perivale.
This article was posted: Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at 7:15 am