Crime & Court

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A alleged internet troll who falsely portrayed his brother-in-law as a Islamic State supporter, paedophile and would-be bomber of a Canning Town primary school as part of a “vicious” cyber campaign sparked by the breakdown of his marriage, a court has heard.

A 20-year-old man who was stabbed to death in an East Ham park has been named by police as Moosakhan Nasiri.

A Stratford drug dealer who helped channel £250,000 crack cocaine and heroin from London onto the sleepy streets of Great Yarmouth was jailed for four years at Snaresbrook Crown Court today.

More that 7,300 households have been caught without a TV licence across east London in the past 12 months, according to latest figures.

A 31-year-old man has died from injuries he sustained in a street fight in Upton Park where a boy was stabbed.

A street gambler caught operating a street ruse known as the shell game in East Ham has received a suspended jail sentence.

After more than £50 million worth of gold and jewellery was stolen in London last year, the Met is warning people to be vigilant against the theft of gold during Diwali.

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a man who was stabbed to death in a park in East Ham.

The boss of a charity behind an anti-knife campaign has spoken out following another wave of knife and gun crime in Newham.

Independent charity Crimestoppers is offering a £10,000 reward for information on the murder of a 16-year-old in North Woolwich.

A senior police officer has said it is “not practical” for officers to investigate crimes such as shoplifting and criminal damage as his force bids to save £400 million.

A 20-year-old man was stabbed to death during broad daylight in a busy East Ham park in front of horrified onlookers.

A young entrepreneur has begged for the return of her beloved coffee-selling tuk-tuk after it was stolen from outside her home.

A man has admitted seriously injuring an aspiring model and her cousin after acid was thrown at them through a car window.

Detectives investigating the death of a man in Essex have charged a Plaistow man with conspiracy to commit murder.

Updated: Man in his twenties shot in Maryland

Friday, October 13, 2017

A man in his twenties remains in hospital in a stable condition after being shot in a residential cul-de-sac near to Stratford.

Two gang members who threw ammonia at a shopkeeper and a random woman in the street are facing years in jail.

A 16-year-old boy was rushed to hospital by air ambulance after being stabbed in broad daylight.

Murder charges have been dropped against a Stratford man accused of stabbing to death teenager Joshua Bwalya.

Two drugs couriers caught with six kilos of cocaine after officers swooped on them in a car park in Newham have been jailed.

Five police officers are set to be investigated for potential misconduct in connection with the death of Edson Da Costa.

Two men caught by police making crack cocaine inside a property down a residential road have been jailed for 11 years.

A 23-year-old teacher who had sex with her 15-year-old pupil at her home has been jailed for 16 months.

Two Manor Park men have been charged with robbery and assault offences in Essex and east London.

A teenager from Beckton has appeared in court charged with drug and knife offences.

This stolen Range Rover Sport is the suspected car used by the killer of 14-year-old boy Corey Junior Davis.

The home secretary has pledged to make it illegal to sell acid to under 18s.

A Stratford man accused of killing a teenager from Plaistow will face a plea hearing later this month.

A Stratford man is due to appear in court today charged with the murder of a teenager from Plaistow.

Police have released this shocking image to find three thugs who left an elderly man in hospital after he was violently robbed.

A 17-year-old boy arrested on suspicion of sharing terrorist material has been released on bail.

Contaminated blood victims have today won the right to sue the government in the High Court in a new legal case over the health disaster.

An Old Bailey judge has raised concerns that police failed to spot Peter Fasoli had been murdered by East Ham fantasist Jason Marshall for nearly two years.

A teenage boy was arrested at an unnamed address in east London this morning on suspicion of a terrorism offence.

A sadistic killer whose murder of a gay man during a pretend bondage game was caught on camera has been jailed for 39 years.

Knife crime in London has risen by 20 per cent in the last year affecting communities across the capital including Newham, Metropolitan Police figures show.

A firearms officer accused of assaulting a man during a raid in Silvertown has been cleared of causing actual bodily harm.

A teenager has been arrested after six people were injured in a noxious substance attack in Stratford on Saturday evening.

Six people have been injured in a noxious substance attack in Stratford this evening.

A man from Manor Park has been arrested in connection with the murder of Romford man Liam Alan Harman.

A Muslim man says he is fearful to go out of the house after being the victim of a hate crime on his way to the mosque.

A 25-year-old man accused of leaving two cousins with life-changing injuries in an unprovoked acid attack has appeared in court.

A “sophisticated network” of fraudsters who impersonated policemen to con people into transferring cash over the phone and laundered £500,000 were sentenced to a total of 24 years in prison on Friday.

Police are appealing for help to find a vulnerable woman known to the Stratford area.

Commuters have been urged to remain “calm but alert” following a suspected terrorist incident on a Tube train this morning.

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