Crime & Court

Yesterday, 11:15

A murder hunt has been launched after a 23-year-old man was stabbed to death in Canning Town yesterday morning.

A man has died after being stabbed in a residential road in East Ham, Newham, earlier tonight.

Detectives have released CCTV images of a man they wish to identify in connection with an attempted rape.

An aspiring model and businesswoman has described how her clothes burnt away from her after she was attacked with acid in Beckton.

Newham’s top ranking police officer has said his staff “will be asked to account for their actions”, after a young father died following a police stop.

The Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick urged moped and scooter riders to double lock them to help keep them safe on Friday.

A fundraiser has been set up to help the family of a young East Ham father who died after he was detained by police in Beckton.

A young father from East Ham who was left fighting for his life after police stopped a car in Beckton has died.

Two men arrested in Newham on suspicion of terror offences have been released without charge.

Sir Robin Wales, Mayor of Newham, has vowed “we will not be terrorised” in response to the terror attack that saw a man killed and several injured in Finsbury Park.

A man from east London was arrested on suspicion of terror offences in a dawn raid this morning.

A teenager arrested in Barking in connection with the London Bridge terror attack is to remain in police custody after a warrant for further detention was granted.

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of GBH after a stabbing yesterday afternoon.

A kidnapper whose teenage victim was threatened with a gun and ordered to hand over more than £10,000 has been jailed for seven years.

Pensioner Samuel Cooper was enjoying a walk with his dog in the Greenway at midday last Thursday when he was approached by a stranger.

Inquests into the deaths of eight people killed in the London Bridge terror attacks are set to open at Southwark Coroner’s Court today and tomorrow.

Two members of a gang who used counterfeit documents to enable migrants to reach the UK illegally have been jailed.

A dealer caught with up to £1,000 worth of drugs on him has been jailed for four and a half years.

Two men and two boys from Newham have been jailed for their role in a drugs gang that peddled their ware on a housing estate in Waltham Forest.

A woman from Manor Park has been cleared of poisoning her cheating husband after he told police he took the arsenic himself because he was ashamed of having an affair.

Two men accused of plotting a terror attack similar to the London Bridge and Westminster attacks are to go on trial next year.

Police investigating the London Bridge terror attack arrested a man in Newham in the early hours of this morning.

A teenager has been charged with possessing a knife and class B drugs.

The family of terrorist who went to school in Newham before going on to kill eight people in the London Bridge attack has condemned his actions.

Two men have been arrested by armed police in Newham overnight on suspicion of terrorism offences.

A man from Manor Park is due to appear in court accused of attending illegal cockerel fights.

One of the London Bridge terrorists went to school in Newham, it has been alleged.

A 19-year-old man has been charged with carrying three knives on a bus in Barking Road.

After the revelation that two of the London Bridge terror attackers came from Barking, the Met have revealed that the third man shot dead by police was also from east London.

A man has been arrested after reportedly carrying three large knives while travelling on a bus in Barking Road in Newham.

The Mayor of Newham has responded to Saturday’s terrorist attack in London, saying that “extremists of any kind will never win”.

A dealer who was found with three different types of drugs and a knife on him when pulled over by police has been jailed.

International media gathered round an unassuming green door on Barking Road this morning - the site of police raids connected to the London Bridge terror attack.

Police raided a house in East Ham in the early hours of this morning as part of their investigations into the London Bridge terror attack.

Two more addresses – one in Newham and another in Dagenham - are being investigated by police in connection with the London Bridge terror attack.

Part of Barking Road has been cordoned off as armed police raided a flat in East Ham this afternoon.

A police investigation has been launched after a man was stabbed in a suspected acid attack in Canning Town.

Armed police have raided several flats in Barking today in connection with the London Bridge terror attack.

Two police officers and four other people have been injured after they were called to a ‘disturbance’ in Plaistow this evening.

A deadly zombie knife measuring TWO FEET has been found hidden in bushes in Newham following reports of a street fight.

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of torture.

A female teacher at a school in Newham has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a male.

A fly-tipper from Upminster who dumped 36 tonnes of asbestos-contaminated rubble on a street in Beckton has been given a suspended jail sentence.

A man has been charged following the discovery of an illegal dump in Beckton yesterday.

A college principal and the director of an immigration advisory centre helped hundreds of foreign students apply fraudulently for visa extensions by faking English language exam results, a court has heard.

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