Crime & Court

Yesterday, 18:25

The terrorist suspected of carrying out yesterday’s attack in Westminster lived in Newham, it has been claimed.

Police investigating yesterday’s terrorist attack in Westminster have arrested a woman in east London.

A teenager who was gunned down has been named as David Adegbite, a NewVIc student who was planning to go to Middlesex University to study IT.

A group representing mosques across Newham has described the Westminster terror attacks as “barbaric” and “horrific”.

A busy DLR station was evacuated after a security alert this evening.

Security is being stepped up at London City Airport in the wake of a terror attack outside Parliament this afternoon.

A policeman and two members of the public are among four people killed in a major terrorist incident at the Houses of Parliament.

Stephen Timms has spoken to the Recorder from Parliament which is on lockdown after a terror incident this afternoon reportedly left two people dead.

It’s sadly an all–too–common occurrence: hitting it off with someone in a bar, then they do or say something that makes you feel vulnerable and unsafe. Now a campaign has been launched to help people discretely ask for help from bar staff before the situation escalates.

A student at a Newham sixth-form college was shot dead in Barking on Sunday.

Almost a quarter of acid attacks in London took place in Newham, figures reveal.

Police are appealing for information leading to the killer of a 15-year-old boy on the 10th year anniversary of his death.

The mum of a young motorcycle display team instructor killed by a speeding drug-driver has paid tribute to a “beautiful soul” as the man responsible for his death is jailed for seven years.

A student from NewVic has died after he was shot in the head last night.

A police officer has been charged with assaulting a man and causing him to suffer a collapsed lung during a property search.

A bus passenger wept as she told a court how she fought to save the life of a three-month-old baby while the little girl’s mother sat “relaxed” and on her mobile phone.

A mother accused of murdering her three-month-old daughter insisted on swapping phones with her sister while the baby was being treated in the back of an ambulance, a court has heard.

A “rogues gallery” of people either caught or wanted for posting “prostitution stickers” in Newham has been published in an appeal.

A 30-year-old man who was robbed in the early hours of this morning claims he was hit over the head with a traffic cone.

A man who pretended to be the son of a African king in order to groom two teenage girls he later sexually assaulted has been jailed.

Bus passengers tried to save the life of a three-month-old baby despite her mum already knowing she was dead, a court has heard.

A young mother accused of murdering her premature baby daughter staged the three-month-old’s death on a bus to cover up abuse, a court has heard.

The parents of a baby who died after being found unresponsive on a bus are set to go on trial today charged with her murder.

An inquest into the death of a homeless man taken into custody and later found dead on the floor of his cell has criticised police for making a catalogue of failures.

Three men accused of a carrying out a robbery have appeared in court.

Police searching for a man charged with burglary who failed to turn up at court are appealing for help to trace his whereabouts.

A man who terrorised staff during a string of armed robberies at betting shops has been jailed.

A Plaistow man accused of being involved in a fatal driveway shooting 16 years ago has appeared in court.

Detectives investigating the death of a man shot on his driveway 16 years ago have charged a Plaistow man with consipracy to murder.

A “brazen” gang of car thieves have been convicted after police raided a pub ran by the ringleader’s dad.

A 16-year-old asylum seeker has been jailed after being sentenced for 13 offences including a stabbing, possession of heroin and crack cocaine, and dangerous driving.

Detectives investigating the shooting of a teenager with a BB gun on board a bus are continuing to appeal for information to find the culprit.

A teenage boy has been charged with the murder of a 21-year-old from Barking who was stabbed to death in Lewisham.

A man who dragged a 16-year-old girl from the street and threatened to stab her before raping her in the back of his car has today been jailed for 21 years.

A fifth person has been arrested in the investigation into the fatal stabbing of former Canning Town student Dean Pascal-Modeste, police have confirmed.

A man has been convicted of killing a 17-year-old in a fight involving belts, a hammer and at least one knife within metres of Sandringham Primary School in Forest Gate.

Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of former Canning Town student Dean Pascal-Modeste, 21, have suggested the young music producer may have been killed in a case of mistaken identity.

A young man who was stabbed to death days before his 22nd birthday was an ex-school student in Canning Town.

The penalty for using a mobile phone whilst driving has doubled today – and a special police patrol is out to catch those who flout this law.

Police are appealing to the public to help them find a man suspected of carrying out a sexual assault on the day he was released from prison.

A man bearing two tattoos about making money is wanted by police in connection with theft and fraud offences.

A man has been charged with being in possession of cannabis and a knife following a search of a car in East Ham.

Police have seized four guns at an address in Forest Gate.

Man stabbed in East Ham

Friday, February 24, 2017

A man in his thirties was stabbed last night.

A drug dealer who ran away from police officers who attempted to question him has been jailed.

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