A dangerous addict who dragged a 92-year-old woman along the pavement during a horrific robbery has finally been jailed after his sentencing was delayed five times.
A Canonbury crook who used his stolen moped to do a series of phone thefts across Islington and Hackney was yesterday jailed.
A teenager who has admitted carrying out six acid attacks in 90 minutes against moped riders can be named as Derryck John.
Arthur Collins once threatened his ex-girlfriend’s mother with an acid attack.
A man has been jailed for eight years over a string of late-night burglaries in Hackney.
A man on trial for allegedly carrying out an acid attack with the ex-boyfriend of reality TV star Ferne McCann claims he was also burnt by the corrosive substance.
The ex-boyfriend of reality TV star Ferne McCann beat someone up in a nightclub 18 months before the acid attack he is accused of at Mangle E8, a court has heard.
A man has been charged in connection with a serious assault in City Road that left a man unconscious and a woman with a broken nose.
Clubbers dropped to their knees, shielded their faces with clothing, and rubbed ice on blistered skin after acid was thrown over a packed dance floor at the Mangle E8 nightclub, a court has heard.
A woman showered with acid in Mangle E8 nightclub recalled her skin “blistering straight away” after hearing a “hissing sound” like a can of Coke being opened.
A club-goer has described the moment his breathing stopped when acid was hurled over him on a packed dance floor, injuring 16 people.
A man who raped two women near his home in Finsbury Park after pretending to be helping them on a night out is facing years in jail.
The ex-boyfriend of reality TV star Ferne McCann, wearing a T-shirt with the word “killer” across the front, threw acid in a London Fields club full Bank Holiday partygoers, a court has heard.
The ex-boyfriend of a Towie star will today go on trial over an acid attack in a London Fields nightclub that left two people partially blind.
A man who trafficked four people from Poland and made them work six days a week while living on rations has been jailed for 18 months.
A prolific burglar has been jailed for more than three years after a string of thefts carried out to fuel her drug addiction.
Police this week seized a samurai sword and “Rambo-style” combat knife in Hackney.
A violent drug addict has admitted robbing a 92-year-old woman in Hoxton after absconding from the John Howard Centre while on unescorted leave.
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 notorious mugger who prowled Stoke Newington threatening to shoot and stab children if they didn’t give him their pocket money has been jailed.
A motorist has been convicted after she pursued a cyclist and left him with internal bleeding in Stoke Newington.
A vulnerable 83-year-old woman will be “haunted forever” after her handbag was stolen from her bedroom by a “callous” burglar, leading her to fall down the stairs as she tried to get it back.
A mindless thug who robbed a stranger at knifepoint in Stoke Newington and then stabbed a police officer has been jailed for four years.
A man who was spotted by a CCTV operator to be in possession of a gun in Dalston has been jailed for four years.
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”.
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.
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.
A man who forced his way into his ex’s flat and kidnapped at knifepoint the man he found there has been jailed.
A council tax officer who stole thousands of pounds from the accounts of dead taxpayers is today behind bars.
A “predatory paedophile” who “played on his image as a rapper” to groom girls as young as 14 before sleeping with them has been locked up.
A takeaway boss wiped CCTV of a double stabbing and used bleach to destroy vital evidence so police would “leave him and his business alone”, a court heard.
To celebrate LGBT history month, Hackney resident Amanda talks about her journey to becoming a foster carer, with the council’s support and training.