Reece James Menzies artwork

UPDATED: Reece James shooting: Jarome Parkinson sentenced to 18 years in prison

Bournemouth Echo: VICTIM: Reece James Menzies

11:40am Friday 5th July 2013

ONE of the men who killed young father Reece James was sentenced to 18 years in prison at Winchester Crown Court today.

Roumelia Lane shooting: I forgive those who took my son away says mum of Reece James - as killers are sentenced to 16 years

Bournemouth Echo: Reece James Menzies

5:30am Saturday 8th June 2013

THE mother of Reece James has forgiven her son’s killers on the day they were sentenced to 16 years in prison each.

VIDEO: Roumelia Lane shooting: four men found guilty of manslaughter of Reece James

Bournemouth Echo: Reece James Menzies

7:50am Friday 7th June 2013

FOUR men have been found guilty of the manslaughter of Reece James in a Boscombe flat last year.

Live Roumelia Lane shooting: men sentenced for manslaughter of Reece James

Bournemouth Echo: VICTIM: Reece James Menzies

11:56am Wednesday 29th May 2013

The sentencing of four men found guilty of the manslaughter of Reece James takes place today at Winchester Crown Court.

Roumelia Lane murder: location riddled with shocking crimes

8:13am Friday 7th June 2013

ROUMELIA Lane in Boscombe has been plagued in recent years by a series of shocking crimes.

Roumelia Lane shooting: men captured on CCTV seconds after Reece James was shot

Bournemouth Echo: VICTIM: Reece James Menzies

3:07pm Thursday 6th June 2013

THREE of the men found guilty of the manslaughter of young father Reece James were captured on camera running away seconds after he was shot.

Roumelia Lane shooting: street plagued by series of shocking crimes

Bournemouth Echo: Roumelia Lane shooting: street plagued by series of shocking crimes

12:16pm Thursday 6th June 2013

ROUMELIA Lane in Boscombe has been plagued in recent years by a series of shocking crimes.

Roumelia Lane shooting: more than 175 drugs raids carried out in Boscombe since Reece James' death

Bournemouth Echo: Police at the cordon on Roumelia Lane last July

12:10pm Thursday 6th June 2013

POLICE have carried out more than 175 drugs raids in Boscombe in the last year in a direct response to the Roumelia Lane shooting.

Roumelia Lane murder trial: jury retires after third day of deliberations

Bournemouth Echo: Reece James Menzies

4:16pm Friday 31st May 2013

THE jury in the Reece James murder trial has retired after the third day of deliberations.

Roumelia Lane murder trial: jury retires to consider verdict

Bournemouth Echo: Reece with daughter Takayla

10:50am Wednesday 29th May 2013

THE jury in the Reece James murder trial have retired to consider their verdict.

Roumelia Lane murder trial: shot was fired during burglary, accused tells court

Bournemouth Echo: VICTIM: Reece James Menzies

9:56am Thursday 16th May 2013

THE fourth man accused of murdering Reece James told a court that a shot was fired during a bungled burglary.

UPDATED: Roumelia Lane murder trial: Reece and I were both holding gun when it fired, accused tells court

Bournemouth Echo: Reece James Menzies

5:20pm Tuesday 14th May 2013

ONE of the men accused of murdering Reece James wept as he told a court the gun went off during a struggle.

Roumelia Lane murder trial: Reece James death was "an accident", court told

Bournemouth Echo: VICTIM: Reece James Menzies

1:36pm Friday 10th May 2013

ONE of the men accused of killing Reece James told a court today the 21-year-old’s death was “an accident”.

Roumelia Lane murder trial: Reece James killed after burglary went wrong, court told

Bournemouth Echo: VICTIM: Reece James Menzies

3:57pm Thursday 9th May 2013

REECE James was killed after a planned burglary went wrong, one of the men accused of his murder told a court.

Roumelia Lane murder trial: woman found not guilty of murder of Reece James

Bournemouth Echo: VICTIM: Reece James Menzies

12:38pm Thursday 9th May 2013

A WOMAN accused of murdering Reece James in Boscombe last year has been found not guilty of his death.

Roumelia Lane murder trial: accused had never seen or heard of Reece James, court told

Bournemouth Echo: VICTIM: Reece James Menzies

1:04pm Friday 3rd May 2013

TWO of the five accused of murdering Reece James in Boscombe told police they did not have any involvement in his death, a court heard yesterday.

Roumelia Lane murder trial: victim was shot following fight, court hears

Bournemouth Echo: VICTIM: Reece James Menzies

1:41pm Monday 29th April 2013

THE mother of shot Reece James told police he had fought two men who climbed in through a window, a court heard today.

Bournemouth woman in court over Reece Menzies murder

10:58am Wednesday 3rd October 2012

TWO people appeared at Winchester Crown Court yesterday charged with the murder of 21-year-old Reece James Menzies.

Bournemouth woman charged with murder of Reece Menzies

Bournemouth Echo: Reece with daughter Takayla

8:33am Monday 1st October 2012

TWO more people have appeared in court charged with the murder of 21-year-old Reece James Menzies.

Death of Reece James Menzies: Two more arrested

Bournemouth Echo: Roumelia Lane Shooting: Three men charged

9:15pm Wednesday 26th September 2012

DETECTIVES investigating the shooting of Reece James Menzies made further arrests yesterday as the hunt for the missing weapon continues.

Crack cocaine seized by police at Boscombe property

11:00am Tuesday 4th September 2012

THOUSANDS of pounds worth of crack cocaine was found in a Boscombe property after police received a tip-off from a member of the public.

Three men charged with Reece Menzie’s murder

Bournemouth Echo: VICTIM: Reece James Menzies

12:00pm Monday 27th August 2012

THREE men have appeared before Bournemouth magistrates accused of murdering Reece James Menzies in Boscombe .

Three in court on murder charge

11:50am Saturday 25th August 2012

THREE men have appeared before Bournemouth magistrates this morning (Sat) charged with the murder of Reece James Menzies.

Roumelia Lane Shooting: Three men charged

Bournemouth Echo: Roumelia Lane Shooting: Three men charged

6:10pm Friday 24th August 2012

THREE men have been charged with murdering Reece James Menzies.

Roumelia Lane shooting: New witness sought

Bournemouth Echo: Reece James Menzies

12:20pm Thursday 23rd August 2012

A NEW witness is being sought by police investigating the gangland murder of Reece James Menzies in Bournemouth.

Roumelia Lane shooting: suspects held after major police swoop

Bournemouth Echo: Reece James Menzies

8:19am Wednesday 22nd August 2012

DETECTIVES are still questioning a number of suspects arrested in connection with the brutal gangland murder of Reece James Menzies in Bourne-mouth.

Roumelia Lane shooting: several arrested in London

Bournemouth Echo: Reece James Menzies

11:01am Tuesday 21st August 2012

DETECTIVES hunting brutal killers who shot a man in the face in Bournemouth have made several arrests in early morning raids in London.

UPDATED WITH VIDEO Roumelia Lane shooting: Breakthrough as police reveal images of car wanted in hunt for Reece's killers

Bournemouth Echo: FIND THIS CAR:  A CCTV image of a silver Audi A3 captured near the scene of the murder of Reece Menzies

12:00pm Monday 20th August 2012

DETECTIVES hunting the killers of Reece James Menzies have made a major breakthrough in the case, the Daily Echo can reveal.

Roumelia Lane shooting: "Please help me find my son's killer"

Bournemouth Echo: Reece James Menzies

8:28am Thursday 9th August 2012

THE mother of murdered Reece James Menzies has called for the people of Boscombe to help find her son’s killers.

Roumelia Lane shooting: Bournemouth is the key to killing, say detectives

8:29am Thursday 9th August 2012

THE key to unlocking the murder of Reece James Menzies lies in Bournemouth, say detectives.

Roumelia Lane shooting: Police act to allay fears

Bournemouth Echo: Reece James Menzies

11:00am Saturday 4th August 2012

TRADERS and residents anxious about the shooting murder in Boscombe say police have allayed their fears following a successful public meeting.

Roumelia Lane shooting: Meeting on future of area

Bournemouth Echo: Tobias Ellwood

11:00am Saturday 4th August 2012

A conference on the future of Boscombe has been organised for October 12.

Roumelia Lane shooting: Disappointing response from public

Bournemouth Echo: Roumelia Lane

11:00am Saturday 4th August 2012

DETECTIVES investigating the murder of 21-year-old Reece James Menzie say they have had a ‘disappointing response’ from the public.

Roumelia Lane shooting: police meet with residents

Bournemouth Echo: Reece, aka Stylie

10:00am Friday 3rd August 2012

ANXIOUS residents near a terrifying gangland shooting met with police last night in the search for reassurance.

Roumelia Lane murder hunt: Did you see two hatchbacks?

Bournemouth Echo: INVESTIGATION: Police tape sealing off part of Roumelia Lane in Boscombe through to Sea Road after last week’s murder

9:00am Tuesday 31st July 2012

TWO cars could provide vital evidence in the hunt for killers involved in a professional ‘gangland execution’ in Boscombe.

Roumelia Lane shooting: Former Met boss says retribution will happen

Bournemouth Echo: FEARS: Chris Hobbs

9:00am Saturday 28th July 2012

A FORMER Metropolitan police officer says reprisals for the shooting in Boscombe could be “inevitable”.

Roumelia Lane shooting: ‘Our campaign is working’ say police

Bournemouth Echo: BIG OPERATION: Police at the scene of the murder in Roumelia Lane, Boscombe

9:00am Saturday 28th July 2012

THE police and council have stressed the work they are doing around Boscombe in the wake of the gangland murder.

Executed: Roumelia Lane killing was "gangland execution"

Bournemouth Echo: Reece, aka Stylie

7:54am Friday 27th July 2012

THE murder of a man in a flat in Boscombe on Wednesday was a professional ‘gangland execution.’

Roumelia Lane shooting: "Enough is enough" says victim's mother

Bournemouth Echo: Jane Ormerod

10:00am Friday 27th July 2012

THE mother of a man killed last year at the scene of the latest murder has spoken of how seeing it “smacked me in the face”.

Roumelia Lane shooting: More should have been done to tackle drugs problem

Bournemouth Echo: Police at the scene of the Roumelia Lane shooting

9:45am Friday 27th July 2012

SHOCKED residents are questioning why the police did not have a grip of the drug problem before the bloody gang murder.

Live Roumelia Lane murder probe: live coverage

Bournemouth Echo: Other side of cordon at entrance to Hawkwood Road car park

9:17am Wednesday 25th July 2012

Roumelia Lane in Boscombe has been sealed off after a man's body was discovered in the early hours of Wednesday morning. He is believed to have been shot in the face. Click this story for rolling coverage.

Roumelia Lane shooting: "Victim was member of notorious Harlesden gang"

Bournemouth Echo: Police at the scene of the Roumelia Lane shooting

5:00pm Thursday 26th July 2012

A man has been arrested by police investigating the shooting in Roumelia Lane, Boscombe.

Roumelia Lane shooting: Flats were base for Somali drugs gangs

8:34am Thursday 26th July 2012

The block of flats in Boscombe where a 20-year-old man was shot have been used by the Somali drugs gangs plaguing Boscombe.

Roumelia Lane shooting: tragedy is blow to campaign to improve reputation

9:00am Thursday 26th July 2012

THE latest murder in Boscombe is yet another setback in the campaign to improve the image of an area blighted by drugs, social deprivation and housing problems.

Roumelia Lane shooting: The catalogue of crime

Bournemouth Echo: Nick Verron and his mum Sue

8:55am Thursday 26th July 2012

Roumelia Lane, where a 20-year-old was shot on Wednesday morning, has a history of violent attacks.






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