Four gang members who took part in a police chase where officers had a shotgun waved at them by a passenger wearing a ‘scary clown mask’ will be sentenced today.
Drummer Andy Anderson who has a short stint in The Cure has died after a short battle with cancer.
Police have today put up a £10,000 reward for information leading to the capture of a gunman who shot two 16-year-old boys in Plaistow.
The RSPCA is appealing for information after the death of a guinea pig that had been callously dumped in an alleyway on Forest Gate.
Police have today released CCTV images of six men they would like to trace following a fight between West Ham and Leicester City fans.
A one-off show showcasing African and western musicians will be coming to Wanstead Flats next month.
A sixth form college which opened just four years ago has been named as one of the top one per cent in the country.
Atlanta-based Grammy-nominated rapper 21 Savage who is accused of being an illegal immigrant by the US government was born in Newham, records show.
A teenager from Plaistow has become the second student from her school to win a scholarship to a top independent education institution.
A man from east London has been charged with terrorism offences including being a member of Al Qa’ida.
The MP for West Ham has urged a pharmaceutical company to ‘do the decent thing’ for a baby facing a death sentence unless she receives a potentially life-saving drug.
The hunt is on to find the mother of a newborn baby who was found abandoned in a park in East Ham last night.
Police have today released two dramatic videos which shows a high speed chase where a shotgun was waved at them by a gang member in a ‘scary clown mask’.
Poundland in East Ham is one of 12 food premises in Newham with a zero-rating for hygiene.
These are the potentionally lethal knives that have been handed in at Forest Gate police station.
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A gang of ruthless robbers who held a knife to a four-year-old girl’s throat as they assaulted her and her seven-year-old brother during a violent burglary have been jailed today.
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A man from East Ham has been given a suspended jail sentence for his role in a homophobic ‘acid attack’ where strangers had a noxious substance sprayed in their faces.
A ruthless gang who held a knife to a four-year-old girl’s throat as they assaulted her and her seven-year-old brother during a violent burglary will be sentenced today.
This video released today shows the moment 11 cats were rescued by an animal charity after they were dumped and left to die in an alleyway in Stratford.
Detectives are appealing for information in their hunt to find a wanted man with links to east London.
The boss of a multimillion-pound scrap metal business in North Woolwich has been warned he faces jail after he was convicted of handling stolen jewels worth tens of thousands of pounds.
Hundreds of leisure centre workers have pledged to improve accessibility for dementia sufferers following a special awareness event held at the Olympic Park.
A fake taxi driver who kidnapped and raped a woman who mistakenly got into his car believing he was the Uber she ordered has been jailed.
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Police believe a 17-month-old girl who was snatched in Manor Park along with the car she was sitting in may have been given extra clothing by the suspect before she was abandoned yesterday evening.
A 17-month-old girl who went missing after the car she was in was stolen in Manor Park this afternoon has been found safe and well.
A man is fighting for his life after he was stabbed in Forest Gate this afternoon.
A ‘buy one get on free’ scheme that allows councils to fund extra police officers for their borough is facing the axe due to cuts.
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