yardie


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member of an international gang of Jamaican criminals who sell drugs and violence

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Still five days to Valentine's Day but Idris Elba proposed to his girlfriend on stage this morning before a preview of his film Yardie.
Idris Elba went down on one knee and proposed to his girlfriend live on stage this morning before a preview of his film Yardie.
He was found shot dead in Staffordshire just 24 hours after being released from custody, having visited a Yardie stronghold in Wolverhampton.
She was with Jamaican Yardie thugs who were targeting wealthy addicts in the northeast of Scotland.
Police also last night revealed they are on their guard to stop Yardie gangs - feared for their control of the UK's crack cocaine market and violence - from moving into cities like Newcastle.
A jamaican Yardie gangster who was deported from Britain twice was given three life sentences yesterday for killing a loving family.
There are Yardie and East European gangs dealing drugs and buying and selling women.
A police operation to smash a ruthless Yardie drugs gang ended this week when the last of 18 gang members were convicted.
But despite being a ward of court and under social services care the girl was still able to spend the weekend at the home of her father, a convicted crack dealer with links to yardie gangs.
He's an outrageous English comic in the style of a sort of hip-hop Jamaican yardie.
Yardie gangster Eli Hall, 32, used petrol to set alight to the building in Hackney, east London, where he had been holed up since Boxing Day.
Victor Headley, the author who first approached them with his manuscript, turned out to be a brilliant stroke of luck since his book, Yardie, became the new company's first big seller.
RUTHLESS Yardie gangsters trying to flood north-east Scotland with crack cocaine are being targeted by a government crackdown.
A ROOKIE policewoman who was gunned down by a Yardie gangster bravely returned to work yesterday.
Police also last night revealed they are on their guard to stop Yardie gangs ( feared for their control of the UK's crack cocaine market and violence ( from moving into cities like Newcastle.