Crime & Court

Yesterday, 08:55

A man was left fighting for his life after he was stabbed in Dalston in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Detectives investigating an alleged rape in Victoria Park last Friday have arrested and charged a man.

A “violent” robber beat his victim about the face, before embarking on a spending spree at a Westfield betting shop with his bank cards “without a care in the world”.

Police investigating a street brawl in Lower Clapton during which a traffic warden allegedly ran over a man’s foot on a moped are appealing for witnesses.

Stamford Hill’s volunteer group Shomrim helped bring eight convictions for anti-Semitic violence last year – thought to represent more than half the prosecutions for the offence in Britain.

Vigilance has been urged, after two sex attacks took place in Victoria Park within the space of two days.

Hackney’s top police chief has praised his officers for their bravery after they had a gun pointed at them last night in Manor House.

A sexual predator who attacked two women while they were on a morning jog in Hackney Marshes is facing years in jail.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a woman was allegedly raped in Victoria Park in the early hours this morning.

A jealous husband has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for the manslaughter of his wife’s new lover – and his best friend of 20 years.

A jealous husband who killed his estranged wife’s new lover in a Dalston car park is today facing jail after being convicted of manslaughter.

Twenty years following the death of Hoxton lad Guydance Dacres, a fresh appeal has been launched to find his killers. The 16-year-old Cardinal Pole student was partying with friends in now-notorious Chimes nightclub when he was shot in the head in a random attack.

A cat which was found “completely skinned” in Millfields Park is the second animal which is believed to have been mutilated in Hackney within the space of three weeks.

Two “delivery men” found with £49,000 inside a sealed shoebox have been handed jail terms – but one of them has already served more time in prison than required whilst waiting to be sentenced.

This is the horrific moment a violent thug attacked a woman pushing a buggy in Stamford Hill.

A bin collector was deliberately run over by a road rage driver who was angry his lorry was blocking the road.

A rise in clubs holding New Year’s Day parties is creating huge budget pressures for police, according to Hackney’s borough commander.

Three stabbings in as many days over the Christmas period have left two teenagers and a man in hospital.

The so-called “M25 cat killer” is feared to have struck in Hackney after a kitten’s body was discovered missing her head and tail this morning.

Wreaths laid in memory of Hackney’s war dead were chucked across the ground at St John at Hackney church last night in a shocking act of vandalism.

The man accused of killing his estranged wife’s lover had hidden recording devices in her bedroom and lounge, a court heard.

Police on a dawn raid to detain a suspected burglar got more than they bargained for when they discovered what appeared to be a gun inside his flat.

The man accused of killing his aunt’s lover alongside his “jealous” uncle has described how the men had fought in the back of his car hours earlier.

A have-a-go-hero who stepped in to help a woman after a night out in Hoxton was brutally attacked by the man harassing her.

A volunteer-built Dalston charity shop partly destroyed by a car during a children’s party will be shut indefinitely, its director has said.

A man died shortly after being found unconscious in Kingsland Road.

Police officers’ work and courage were lauded by Hackney’s top cop at a special ceremony.

A man accused of killing his estranged wife’s lover in a Dalston car park claims the stab victim had pulled a knife on him earlier that evening.

Jurors have been told of the gruesome moment a passer-by discovered the body of an alleged murder victim lying in a Dalston car park.

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing teenager from Stoke Newington.

Blackstock Road in Finsbury Park was closed at the height of the evening rush hour while police investigated a suspicious item left on a 106 bus.

A sex attacker clamped his hand over a woman’s mouth and assaulted her while she was out in Dalston.

A woman whose lover was allegedly murdered because of a bitter love triangle has described the moment she learnt of the man’s death.

A spurned husband strangled and ran over his estranged wife’s new lover in a Dalston car park, a court heard.

A man hurled a children’s bicycle off a third-storey balcony during a cocaine binge before trying to stab his neighbour with a kitchen knife.

Police in Hackney have released a CCTV image of man they would like to speak with about a stabbing outside a Hoxton bar.

An aspiring rock star died after being found slumped in a London Fields housing block following a drug binge.

Police are appealing for help identifying two men after a man was left with head and facial injuries in a “violent and unprovoked” attack.

A child sex abuse survivor whose attacker has dodged jail is urging parents to look out for signs their own kids could be at risk.

After a worrying increase in seizures of weapons at Hackney schools, Emma Bartholomew catches up with the police team that has been working for more than a decade to keep our kids safe and on the right side of the law.

A man who forced his way into his ex’s flat and kidnapped at knifepoint the man he found there has been jailed.

A wounded teenager staggered into a Stoke Newington bagel shop and collapsed after being stabbed “six or seven times in the back” this afternoon.

The number of knives seized inside Hackney schools has soared this term, with the youngest offender aged just 11, the Gazette can reveal.

The pillion passenger of tragic teen Lewis Johnson, who was killed when his motor scooter crashed during a police chase in February, was today jailed for a spree of phone thefts just minutes before the fatal collision.

The second Pentonville Prison escapee was arrested by police in Hackney yesterday.

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