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A 20-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a 27-year-old was shot in Dalston.

Wireless could be forced out of Finsbury Park if a campaign group’s latest efforts to see off the festival are successful.

A woman in her 40s was raped in Finsbury Park last week, police have said.

The faith leader who successfully overturned senior coroner Mary Hassell’s “cab-rank” system has criticised her new draft policy to consider every death in inner north London for possible fast-tracking.

The victim of a sexual assault at a Shoreditch nightclub claims staff told her she was “dressed provocatively” and shouldn’t have been alone.

Professional dog trainers have warned of an alarming spate of dog deaths due to poisonings in a Hackney park.

A drug dealer caught with uncut heroin and crack cocaine is behind bars.

Town hall chiefs have come up with a new hate crime strategy in an attempt to stamp out the vile assaults across the borough.

“I got it wrong. I got it completely wrong. I’m so sorry.”

Gang police are appealing for information after shots were fired in Homerton.

Anti-terror measures have been installed across Hackney’s markets – but the manager of Ridley Road says they are creating their own issues.

Bailiffs evicted a tenant from an address in Upper Clapton Road after they ignored a court order.

A teenager was today jailed for nine years for the horrifically brutal manslaughter of Mohammed Hersi using a chair at a Finsbury Park cafe last year.

Three men have been arrested in a major investigation into counterfeit ID documents.

A county lines drug dealer from Homerton who “cuckooed” the home of a vulnerable person in an Essex village to sell heroin and crack cocaine has been jailed for three years.

Police have released an image of a man wearing a “Space Raiders” cap who they want to speak to over an arson attack in Stoke Newington last week.

A man in his 20s has been stabbed on the Regents Estate in Haggerston.

The High Court has told Camden Council it must pay at least £68,000 in legal fees after senior coroner Mary Hassell lost a court battle over how she treats deaths in Hackney, Islington, Camden and Tower Hamlets.

The family of Rashan Charles say police not taking any responsibility for his death has set back community relations by “generations”.

The Met has reacted to the “accidental death” verdict in Rashan Charles’s inquest and said it will consider any recommendations coroner Mary Hassell makes.

The family of Rashan Charles has branded an inquest a farce after a jury found his death after being detained by police was an accident following a justified use of force.

Donations have poured in to rescue a Hackney community radio station that was burgled of more than £1,000 worth of equipment on Monday night.

Health chiefs say there were “few, if any” signs that could have helped them prevent Finsbury Park man Bidhya Sagar Das from killing his son with a hammer.

This man is wanted by police after a woman was punched in the face and left with a broken nose at London Fields station.

An Upper Clapton man who told police the knife in his pocket was for fishing has been jailed for six months.

Hackney Police are seeking an “archetypal con artist’ in connection with 20 different offences.

The family of a young mother who was stabbed 26 times have described how their “hearts have been ripped out” as a man from Hackney was found guilty of her brutal murder.

A member of the public who helped a police officer restrain Rashan Charles in a Dalston shop before he died said he was trying to protect him.

The trainers of knife-crime victim Israel Ogunsola were displayed outside Downing Street as campaigners called for police cuts to be reversed.

The police officer who restrained Rashan Charles shortly before his death has admitted failing to follow parts of his first aid training when dealing with the incident.

The police officer who chased and wrestled Rashan Charles to the ground before he died said he “knew something wasn’t quite right” and that he probably should have called an ambulance sooner.

The inquest into the death of Rashan Charles started this morning – with press and the public shielded from proceedings by a black curtain.

A smuggler from Newington Green who ran an illegal tobacco factory out of a cabin in east London has been spared jail.

A man is beginning a 20-year jail term for raping two women, one of whom he attacked in Stoke Newington while house-sitting.

A skateboarding competition at the Olympic Park has been criticised after fans spotted an American knife manufacturer listed as a sponsor.

A man in his 30s was taken to hospital after being stabbed in Blackstock Road on Saturday morning – in the wake of numerous complaints about gangs of drug dealers in the road.

A man shot by police on the Clapton Park Estate in March is still in hospital and may never walk again, the Gazette understands.

Police officers discovered a host of deadly weapons hidden around Gilpin Square after being called to deal with a huge street party last night.

A Hackney drug dealer’s remarkable journey out of crime and conversion to Islam has been documented in a pair of films.

Heroin and spice are being smuggled into the John Howard Centre in what is yet another security breach at Homerton’s medium secure unit.

Youngsters in Hackney are scared to go out because of the surge in stabbings and shootings this year.

A man has been arrested over the crash in Finsbury Park yesterday that left a 26-year-old fighting for his life.

Cocaine worth £10,000, £6,000 in cash and £2,000 worth of trainers have been seized from a home in Upper Clapton by the newly-formed violent crime taskforce.

A “sadistic” predator has been jailed for life for killing barmaid Iuliana Tudos in Finsbury Park as she made her way home at Christmas.

A housing association that caters only for Orthodox Jews is being taken to the High Court for discrimination.

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