Crime & Court

Thu, 17:06

A jeweller feared he would lose the sight in his eye when a gang of thugs raided his Dalston stall, attacking him with a mirror and punching him in the head.

In an article entitled “Notorious Stamford Hill landlord fined for illegal ‘garage’ - with bell and ‘fake’ door”, we referred to the prosecution of Eurorose Properties Ltd for failing to comply with an enforcement notice and its subsequent guilty plea.

Shoreditch police station could face the axe amid £400million cost-cutting plans for the Met.

Acid attacks in north London are on the rise because teens trying to prove how dangerous they are can brag about the horrific scars it leaves, according to an ex-Dalston gang member.

Sanchez Edwards has been charged with the robbery and grievous bodily harm of a 92-year-old woman in Hoxton.

A 16-year-old boy has denied carrying out a spate of moped acid attacks in less than 90 minutes in Hackney and Islington.

A 16-year-old boy is due in court today after he was charged in connection with Thursday night’s acid attacks in Hackney and Islington.

As Hackney Council asks people what they think about its approach to anti-social behaviour, Emma Bartholomew speaks crime chief Cllr Caroline Selman and visits a couple of the ‘hotspots’ around town

A second arrest has been made after the five moped acid attacks across Hackney and Islington last night.

A witness to last night’s Haggerston acid attack said police were pouring “huge five-litre bottles of water over his head”.

Police are appealing for witnesses after acid was thrown by moped riders in Hackney and Islington last night.

A man was left seriously injured yesterday when he was assaulted in Haggerston.

Another Wireless Festival, another weekend of “hell” for neighbours in Finsbury Park.

Police have issued photos of a man they want to speak to after a man was punched in the street and knocked unconscious in Stoke Newington.

Two men from Hackney have been jailed for brandishing a loaded gun in the street – at the shooter who had blasted their friend in the face at close range.

The man wanted by police over the chilling robbery of a 92-year-old woman in Hoxton has been arrested, Scotland Yard said.

A £5,000 reward is on offer to help catch a “dangerous” paranoid schizophrenic, wanted in connection with the violent robbery and grievous bodily harm of a 92-year-old widow.

Four men have been summonsed to court to answer assault charges against a Hackney Council enforcement officer.

Bomb threat letters received by mosques in east London are being investigated by counter-terror police.

Deliveroo drivers in Hackney are being run off the road by knife-wielding moped thieves in a terrifying crimewave, the Gazette can reveal.

Police frantically trying to locate a “dangerous” paranoid schizophrenic wanted in connection with the violent robbery of a 92-year-old widow have released new images of her “alarming and harrowing” injuries.

A “dangerous and violent” man who has been missing from the John Howard Centre medium secure unit since May is now wanted for questioning by police over the violent robbery of a frail 92-year-old woman in Hoxton last week.

Detectives investigating a horrific stabbing and sexual assault in Stoke Newington have released images of two potential witnesses who travelled on the same bus as the victim.

Shocking CCTV footage shows the moment a frail 92-year-old woman was dragged along the ground screaming as a hooded robber stole her bag in broad daylight.

The mum of a five-year-old boy who suffered devastating injuries after being run over on his Lower Clapton estate has begged witnesses to come forward.

A convicted paedophile who was banned from keeping Chihuahuas because he used them to “attract girls” has been locked up – again – after police found a box of kids’ toys in his flat.

A burglar who stole £18,000 in heirlooms from a Shoreditch flat to fuel his crack cocaine addiction has been jailed for six years.

A pair of musicians have been left heartbroken after their latest compositions and a beloved guitar were stolen out of their van.

A man who kidnapped his ex-wife, tied her up and raped her in a dungeon has been jailed for 13 years.

A man has been charged following the Finsbury Park terrorist attack.

Hackney Police is appealing for witnesses after a series of “frightening” night-time burglaries in the past week.

A good Samaritan injured in the Finsbury Park terror attack told how he was the last person to speak to victim Makram Ali.

A 51-year-old victim of the suspected terror attack in Finsbury Park on Monday died from “multiple injuries”, a post-mortem examination has found.

The Prince of Wales last night delivered a personal message of solidarity from the Queen to Finsbury Park.

Violence erupted in the Stamford Hill Estate last night, as a 19-year-old man was stabbed.

A “massive rave” in Woodberry Down spilled into Seven Sisters Road last night, with two men ending up in hospital nursing stab wounds and multiple reports of a shooting.

Four hundred people crowded outside Finsbury Park Mosque tonight for a vigil in the wake of the Seven Sisters Road terrorist attack.

The man arrested after a terror attack at the Muslim Welfare House in Seven Sisters Road is believed to be a father-of-four from Weston-super-Mare.

“At its core, Islam is a religion of peace.” That’s the message Jeremy Corbyn gave to worshippers at Finsbury Park Mosque today following this morning’s terrorist attack.

A charity boss who was at the Muslim Welfare House during this morning’s terrorist attack has revealed there were fears within his community of “vengeance” attacks following the killings in London and Manchester.

The police watchdog has launched an investigation after a man was allegedly assaulted by an officer in Clapton.

One man is dead and 10 people have been injured in a terrorist attack that saw a van hit pedestrians outside the Muslim Welfare House in Seven Sisters Road.

A £10,000 reward has been offered to anyone who can help identify and convict the sex attacker who struck twice in Haggerston within the space of two days.

A 16-year-old boy who robbed his younger friend of £105 blamed his father’s departure for having given him a “freedom pass”.

A 17-year-old caught dealing class A and B drugs at Wireless Festival could have faced four years in jail were he a year older, a court heard today.

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