Crime & Court

Yesterday, 12:02

Police are hunting a driver who fled an overturned vehicle on the A13, leaving their passengers inside.

Detectives have released harrowing CCTV footage which shows a woman being murdered by her jealous ex-boyfriend who was jailed for life today.

A woman was stabbed repeatedly by her jealous Manor Park ex-boyfriend and left in the street to die as she returned home from work, a court heard.

A man has suffered potentially life-changing injuries after being stabbed in Stratford.

A dealer who kept drugs in his bum for four days after being caught trying to sell to a police officer has been jailed for five years.

Shocking video footage captures the moment a flytipper dumps 20 tonnes of waste on a busy Beckton road.

Police are appealing to identify a man in connection with sexual assaults on two women on buses in Ilford and Stratford.

A man believed to be in his 40s has been stabbed in Forest Gate this afternoon.

One of the borough’s worst ever slum homes where tenants were forced to use an outside toilet has been converted into smart bedsits.

Two ‘ghost brokers’ who supplied fake car insurance to Albanian drug dealers so they could conceal their criminality have been jailed.

A teenager has been taken to hospital after being stabbed in Plaistow.

Seven people suspected of being involved in county lines drug dealing have been arrested after a series of dawn raids.

A man who stole booze from a pizza restaurant has been jailed for 14 weeks and banned from Stratford town centre.

A man who punched a cyclist from his bike, causing him to hit his head and die, has been jailed for manslaughter.

A ticket tout who started a scam within six weeks of being let out of prison is back behind bars after setting up another bogus company to dupe fans of West Ham and other Premier League football clubs.

Police have arrested eight people in an operation targeting members of a Chinese gang suspected of laundering millions of pounds.

Following a desperate plea on BBC’s Crimewatch to catch her son’s killer, the mother of Corey Davis Junior has urged the public to break “wall of silence” surrounding his shooting.

A woman who sent money, phone chargers and clothing to her Islamic State-supporting husband in Syria has been jailed for five years and three months.

British Telecom has been fined £7,000 for breaching safety rules while carrying out work in Newham.

A teenager from East London who shared material relating to terrorist group Daesh online and downloaded bomb-making manuals has been jailed.

“Make me understand that there is humanity in this world.”

A shocking “drill” video filmed in Forest Gate featuring balaclava-clad youths glorifying gun and knife violence has been viewed more than 2.5million times on YouTube.

Nine months after 14-year-old Corey Junior Davis was shot dead, not a single arrest has been made.

Neighbours rushed to to the aid of a teenager left in agony after a liquid was sprayed in his face in a suspected acid attack last night.

A 17-year-old boy has become the fourth teenager to be charged with the murder of Promise Nkenda in Canning Town.

A skateboarding competition at the Olympic Park has been criticised after fans spotted an American knife manufacturer listed as a sponsor.

Police are looking for this man after a £10,000 watch was stolen in a brazen theft from Westfield Stratford City.

A fraudster from East Ham has been jailed for running a fake identity document distribution ring involving counterfeit passports and driving licences.

A teenager from Silvertown has appeared in court charged with carrying out a series of robberies involving a noxious substance.

A teenager from Silvertown is one of three people charged with carrying out a series of robberies involving a noxious substance.

A teenage boy was slashed with a sword as he walked home from college by a hoodie-wearing gang in West Ham.

A Stratford man who subjected a woman to a ‘terrifying ordeal’ in her own home has been jailed after the solicitor general appealed against his suspended jail

Hundreds of Forest Gate residents came to a public meeting last night which was held in response to rising levels of youth violence and the killing of 18-year-old university student Sami Sidhom.

A vandal from East Ham has been fined £100 for urinating in Barking’s Abbey Ruins.

Hundreds of Forest Gate residents came to a public meeting on Monday night which was held in response to rising levels of youth violence and the killing of 18-year-old university student Sami Sidhom.

An East Ham man and two others have been charged over an alleged ‘acid attack’ in Dalston.

Two teenagers from Newham who attacked a 19-year-old on a train and forced him to apologise for being gay while drunk on Lambrini have been spared a custodial sentence.

A Plaistow man who was involved in a violent knife fight on the Tube has been jailed for eight years.

A public meeting has been organised by neighbours of Sami Sidhom and parents in Forest Gate to discuss the recent spate of violence which has blighted the community.

Police investigating the stabbing of a teenage boy in Maryland have released information about the attack in an appeal for witnesses to come forward.

Young men from warring postcodes in Newham have spoken out about the cycle of youth violence that has seen their friends wield knives or acid - and take each others lives.

A boy was left in a critical condition after he was stabbed in Maryland yesterday afternoon.

A Newham drug dealer has been jailed for 29 years for the brutal stabbing of a father-of-two.

An East Ham man has been jailed for life today for murdering a 34-year-old and stabbing a second person in a ‘disrespect’ feud.

A scaffolder from Forest Gate has been jailed for his role in a £3.6million tax swindle where 12 million cigarettes were smuggled into the UK.

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