Police are braced for a spike in violent crime this summer as lockdown is eased and society gets back to normal.
The sort of 'normal' where fatal stabbings are carried out for...well, why, exactly?
Ty said: 'It was only a few weeks ago and we were walking back to the estate when some guys stopped us and asked us where we were from.
'They chased us, screaming they were going to kill us for being in their ends. It happens around here all the time. There's a lot of post code violence around here.'
'Post code violence'. Otherwise known as gang violence, which cannot, must not be challenged by stop and search, according to black politicians and progressive thinktanks.
'Derkwon was not affiliated to any gang, I can promise you that. He was very funny and a proper entertainer. He loved making us laugh. He was very street smart and I'm going to miss him a lot.'
When being 'street smart' doesn't keep you safe, what will?