Hackney Police are seeking an "archetypal con artist' in connection with 20 different offences.
Homeless hostels are making huge demands on police resources in Hackney with thousands of call-outs for rowdy behaviour, violent assaults and missing people, the Gazette can reveal.
A man will be sentenced for knife possession after being caught in a proactive police operation in Clapton Common.
A Canonbury crook who used his stolen moped to do a series of phone thefts across Islington and Hackney was yesterday jailed.
Police in Hackney are urging survivors of sexual abuse to speak out, as figures show reports have increased by nearly 12 per cent in the borough over the past year.
A man has been jailed for eight years over a string of late-night burglaries in Hackney.