Crime & Court

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Three members of a criminal gang who went on a £300,000 'high end' car stealing rampage have each been jailed for three years.

Two men have been jailed for life for murder after they stabbed a teenager 17 times.

A Rainham man has appeared in court charged with committing an aggravated burglary in Forest Gate.

A man who admitted spraying a policewoman with a noxious substance has claimed he heard voices before the attack.

A charity has scooped £120,000 to help stop boys being groomed by drug dealing criminals.

The second man to be charged with murder following a fatal stabbing is the brother of the first.

On the night of June 29 last year, 28-year-old Fuadi Mohamed was stabbed to death and died in his mother's arms, in front of dozens of witnesses. Now his devastated family are calling for an inquiry into how police handled the case. Hannah Somerville reports.

A woman and her lover are facing jail for the "brutal" murder of her ex-husband, who was stabbed to death in an alleyway.

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a double stabbing.

A man appears in court today charged with the murder of Leshawn Williams in Silvertown near the Royal Docks four days before Christmas.

A mother discovered her son's body in a ditch after he went missing on a trip to Amsterdam, an inquest has heard.

A paedophile who attempted to film young girls getting changed at the London Aquatics Centre has been jailed for two years and nine months.

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault which left two people with head injuries.

A man has admitted spraying a substance at two police officers.

A heroin dealer involved in running a county lines drugs operation has been jailed for two years.

A police constable has been sacked without notice for drink driving.

A candle-light vigil following the anti-Semitic daubings on a synagogue in north London on the last night of the Jewish Chanukah 'festival of light' drew parallels with the 1936 Battle of Cable Street which stopped Mosley's Blackshirts marching through Whitechapel.

A man has been arrested in east London on suspicion of terrorism offences.

Less than a fifth of shoplifting crimes in Newham are being solved as police say they are too stretched to work on "lower level" offences.

Police are investigating an early morning 'ram raid' by a group believed to be armed with knives.

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was stabbed to death in Royal Docks early Saturday morning.

Breaking Man stabbed to death in Newham

Saturday, December 21, 2019

A man has been stabbed to death in Royal Docks in the early hours of today.

Two young men from Ilford and Manor Park have been convicted of murder after they stabbed a teenager to death during a fight in Southwark.

A "bubbly and vivacious" retired landlady has died almost four months after being held at knifepoint in a burglary at her home.

The council has proposed spending £13.5million on young people's services over three years as the first report by Newham's youth safety board is released.

A man has been convicted following a fatal stabbing sparked by a row between neighbours.

A man has appealed for witnesses after an alleged attack by a schoolboy left him with four broken ribs.

Police are hunting for a Forest Gate drug dealer who failed to turn up to court and was convicted in his absence.

An 18-year-old from Forest Gate will face court in January after being charged with drug offences.

Four men from east London have found themselves on Scotland Yard's "Christmas wish list" of 19 people they want to trace.

A "reckless" driver who undertook traffic on the hard shoulder of the M11 before smashing into another car has been given a suspended jail sentence.

A hospital trust should pick up some of the bills run up by lawyers representing a severely disabled five-year-old girl who was at the centre of a life support battle, a judge has ruled.

The mum of a "lovely" and "helpful" man stabbed to death after attending a birthday party has told how the community has rallied round to support her.

A man is set to appear in court charged with the murder of Randy Skuse.

A grieving woman has caught cemetery gardeners on film pocketing bottles of booze left at her partner's grave.

A dealer caught with £10,000 of lethal drugs used for "chemsex" has been jailed for nine years after his car was pulled up by police.

A police officer working across Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge was sacked without notice for his role in an insurance scam in Newham.

A doorbell camera captured an 18-year-old student from Manor Park being fatally stabbed over 45 seconds, a court has heard.

Tributes have been paid to a "loyal and respected" factory worker who was stabbed to death at a house party.

A West Ham drug dealer and his accomplice have been jailed for running county lines networks between London and Kent.

Two teenage boys from Romford and Forest Gate have been arrested on suspicion of drug-driving and failing to stop following a police chase which ended in Dagenham.

A Little Ilford address has been raided by police in an operation targeting drugs and violence in the capital.

A security guard who made teenage shoplifters perform sexual acts on him has been jailed for 14 years.

A man from Stratford has been sentenced after siphoning off more than £31,000 from his employers in the City of London.

The red carpet has been rolled out for talented youngsters who recorded music to speak out against knife culture.


We speak to Ghazala Anwar, a teacher of criminology and psychology, about her thoughts on teaching and working at NewVIc College.

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