Surviving Knife Point Robbery
People read thousands of newspaper headlines about crime and policing, but an experience like a knifepoint mugging allows you to truly see the system at work.
He came from the darkness behind me. "Mate?"
I spotted the knife straight away. Down to his side, but not hidden. He was masked and hooded, but calm and confident.
"Give me your phone." After 19 years of crime-free living in London, I was finally the victim of a mugging.