A fire in Croydon during the riots
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London riots: 'The smell of smoke hit us first'

Following the riots in London on Monday evening, two officers who were in Croydon told the BBC what was going through their heads at the time.

Sgt Sarah Davis and Det Con Kris Blamires talked about the heat of the fire on Reeves Corner, falling ash and the smell of smoke.

  • 12 Aug 2011
  • From the section UK
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