Thursday, August 11, 2011

London Riots : Time photos, a document of present violence

A string of photos from Time . com posted below. You can see the photos online on their website Click the link http://www.time.com/time/photogallery/0,29307,2087234,00.html

Riot Photos from TIME



London, August 10, 2011
Workmen clean up the charred remains of Reeves furniture shop in Croydon, south of London, on August 10, 2011, following riots in the area on Monday night.
London Riots: A Blast from the Past or a Glimpse of the Future?



Manchester, August 10, 2011
Damage to a fashion retail store in Manchester City Centre, August 10, 2011, following a fourth night of violence in Britain. The country's worst riots in decades raged into Wednesday as youths ran amok in Manchester and the industrial Midlands but London was quiet with 16,000 police swamping the streets to stem violence.



Liverpool, August 9, 2011
A rioter walks through a burning barricade in Liverpool, August 9, 2011.


Manchester, August 9, 2011
A fire in a Miss Selfridge clothing store, Manchester city centre, northern England August 9, 2011.


Birmingham, August 9, 2011
Looters carry boxes out of a home cinema shop in central Birmingham, England, August 9, 2011. Thousands of policemen prepared to deploy on London's streets on Tuesday night to head off rioters and looters who have rampaged through parts of the British capital virtually unchecked for the past three nights.



Engulfed
People take photographs of a burning car during riots in Birmingham City Center on August 9, 2011, in Birmingham, England. After three nights of rioting and looting in and around London, the chaos is starting to spread to other cities around Britain.

London Riots: A Blast from the Past or a Glimpse of the Future?


Total Loss
A policeman and his dog walk towards a burning car in central Birmingham, England, August 9, 2011.



The Throng
Youths scream during riots in Birmingham City Center on August 9, 2011, in Birmingham, England.


London, August 9, 2011
Row houses smolder on London Road, just north of Croydon town center on August 9, 2011 in London.


Billowing
The Sony distribution center in Enfield is engulfed in fire on August 9, 2011 in London.


Aftermath
Firefighters examine the wreckage of Party Store after a fire during last night's rioting at Clapham Junction on August 9, 2011, in London.


Charred
A street cleaner hoses down the street around burned out mini cars set alight during riots in Hackney in London August 9, 2011. Prime Minister David Cameron is to hold crisis talks on Tuesday after three nights of riots, looting and arson in many parts of London and three other cities.


Major Blaze
Firefighters battle a large fire that broke out in shops and residential properties in Croydon on August 9, 2011 in London, England.


Hellfield
Fire destroys a Sony warehouse in Enfield in north London August 9, 2011. Enfield has been targeted two nights running.


Watch and Burn
A bystander looks at a blazing store after looters rampaged through a shopping mall in Woolwich, southeast London, August 8, 2011.


London, August 8, 2011
A shop is set on fire as rioters gather in Croydon.


Clarence Road, Hackney
Riot police walk through an area of rioting, August 8, 2011.


Barricade
Rioters set fire to barricades they constructed, Hackney, August 8, 2011.


Shelves
Looters in a convenience store, Hackney, August 8, 2011.



Run to Safety
Residents of Hackney flee the violence, August 8, 2011.



London, August 8, 2011
A masked rioter walks past a burning car in Hackney, the site of continued rioting.


London, August 8, 2011
Rioters and bystanders force open a Carhartt store in Hackney.�


Streets on Fire
A police officer in riot gear stands in front of a smoldering car in Hackney on August 8, 2011, following the third night of rioting in London.�



London, Aug. 7, 2011
Sunday night in London saw a wave of copycat criminal activity across London in a second night of looting and disorder following the riots in Tottenham on the night of Aug. 6, 2011. More than 100 people were arrested as officers were attacked, police vehicles damaged and shops looted and damaged. The riots extended to regions such as Enfield, Walthamstow and Waltham Forest in North London and Brixton in the south of the city. This police car shows severe damage caused by youths in Enfield on Aug. 7.


Sunday, Aug. 7, 2001, London
A police officer stands guard in front of a burned police car in Tottenham, North London, after a demonstration concerning the death of a local man turned violent and cars and shops were set ablaze.


Rubble
Burned-out cars lie in the road after riots on Tottenham High Road in London on Aug. 7, 2011.


Collateral Damage
People walk past a burned-out van after riots on Tottenham High Road in London on Aug. 7, 2011.


Debris
Cars burned by rioters sit amid police vehicles in Tottenham, North London, on Aug. 7, 2011.


Shards
A man looks out the broken window of a mobile-telephone shop that was looted overnight at Tottenham Hale Retail Park in Tottenham, North London, on Aug. 7, 2011.


The Day After
A police officer patrols as firemen continue to douse buildings set alight during riots in Tottenham, North London, on Aug. 7, 2011.


Confrontation
Protesters face off against lines of riot police on Tottenham High Road. They were inspired by youths protesting the Aug. 6, 2011, killing of a man in an attempted arrest by armed police in London.

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