A Goodmayes man and his accomplice have been jailed for a combined total of almost seven years after targeting online car sellers across Havering, Redbridge and Newham to steal vehicles during a nine-month crime spree.
A five-car collision on the A13 in Rainham is causing lengthy delays on the eastbound carriageway while emergency services respond to the incident.
Two men have been arrested after allegedly assaulting two police officers and threatening them with a gun in Manor Park.
Greater Anglia and TfL Rail services from Shenfield to Liverpool Street are running a delayed service after a man was struck by a train at Goodmayes Station.
West Ham’s London Stadium clash against Tottenham was the most expensive game to police in the first half of last season, figures have revealed.
The community has rallied together after a wildfire engulfed the grasslands of Wanstead Flats yesterday (July 15) - the biggest grass fire in London’s history.
Football fans chanting ‘It’s coming home’ on Saturday stormed the Stratford branch of Ikea to celebrate England’s World Cup quarter-final win over Sweden.
‘Urgent telecommunication works’ are being investigated following the death of a woman in Stratford.
A fried chicken shop has had its licence suspended after a customer was allegedly stabbed in the face by a member of staff.
West Ham fans who invaded the London Stadium pitch during Saturday’s match face being banned for life.
Police looking for a man who breached his restraining order say he may be in Newham.
More than 1,500 offenders were caught for driving offences, including using a mobile phone at the wheel, last week.
Young people came together to organise a conference on youth crime in the borough,
CCTV footage of a Canning Town shooting has emerged in which a man opened fire on another with a shotgun.
A man is fighting for his life in hospital after being shot in the head in Stratford.
The mother of teenage knife victim Champion Ganda speaks to EMMA YOULE about her anger over social services preventing parents discipling children and why she believes this is fuelling youth violence
More acid attacks have been carried out in Newham than in any other London borough in the past three years, new figures have shown.
Newham’s borough commander tells EMMA YOULE why he believes knife attacks on under-25s are on the rise in Newham - and what the police force is doing to tackle this.
Four unrelated fatal stabbings which took place across London during the New Year period were “truly unusual and extraordinary”, the deputy commissioner for the Metropolitan Police has said.
He was attacked by a gang after a row on the streets of East Ham. EMMA YOULE talks to one young man who survived a multiple stabbing - and hears how it led him to transform his life.
A policeman in Newham who lied to a misconduct hearing to protect another officer who was his friend has been cleared of gross misconduct.
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Clapton boss Jonny Fowell wants his side to get on a winning run to keep their chances of the Essex Senior League title alive.
The Metropolitan Police is reminding people to protect their homes from burglary during the Christmas period.
A 15-year-old teenager was rushed to a major trauma hospital in a critical condition after being stabbed in the chest and back.
Hanson Fernandes’ journey began in 2015 when he arrived in London from Goa, India.
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