Police have released CCTV footage of the moment a cyclist was kicked off his bike by a male attacker - leaving him fighting for his life in hospital one week on.

A man in his 30s has been found dead at a homeless hostel, police have said.

The town hall could take advantage of a new Met scheme that allows councils to buy their own police officers at a reduced rate, the mayor has said.

Two men are in hospital after being stabbed near Finsbury Park station last night.

This man is wanted by gang police over the shooting of a woman at a New Year's event in a Dalston nightclub.

A global "investment" scheme that targeted the Muslim community over two years has left some people claiming to be thousands of pounds out of pocket.

The Tory candidate for mayor of London has condemned a "horrific" homophobic "acid attack" in Dalston, after its cowardly perpetrators were jailed last month.

A moped rider is in hospital after a police chase ended with him crashing into a car in Dalston.

More than 100 people were evacuated from buildings in Curtain Road, Shoreditch, this morning while police investigated a "suspicious package".

A man was taken to hospital today after being found with "slash injuries" in Green Lanes.

The mother of a teenage boy shot dead in a Clapton nightclub 22 years ago says the police were "careless" in their investigation and has pleaded with partygoers to end their silence.

A man is in hospital after being stabbed on the Trelawney Estate yesterday afternoon.

A Dalston nightclub where a woman was shot in the early hours of New Year's Day has been shut down by Hackney Council ahead of a review of its licence.

A woman in her 20s was shot at a nightclub in Dalston last night.

Two teenagers were hospitalised with slash wounds after a dawn attack in City Road on Sunday.

A young man is in seriously injured after being stabbed multiple times in Homerton this morning.

A man in his 50s was one of three men randomly attacked in Shoreditch on Sunday afternoon.

A man in his 20s was shot by two people on a moped in Amhurst Road last night.

Police have said there is not enough evidence to continue investigating a rape in Victoria Park on Saturday afternoon and have dropped the case.

Police are cracking down on gang members who face prison for their involvement in lucrative drug empires, but as Emma Bartholomew discovers it's a harder task controlling the violence as videos on social media fuel gang on gang hatred

Police have launched a murder investigation after a man was stabbed to death in Stamford Hill.

A woman is in hospital with serious injuries after being hit by a Ford Transit lorry in Stamford Hill early this morning.

Two girls aged six and nine were "grabbed" and led into a secluded area by a masked stranger in a terrifying abduction attempt yards from Stoke Newington Police Station.

A man arrested over the cyclist hit and run crash in Dalston has been released under investigation.

A man has been arrested over a cyclist hit and run crash in Kingsland High Street that has left a woman with critical injuries.

A Hackney police officer forcibly restraining a man on the floor of a McDonald's was kicked in the back as an angry crowd gathered around them.

A cyclist in her 30s is fighting for her life after a collision with a cement mixer at Old Street roundabout this afternoon.

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

A young woman has died after "becoming ill" at Wireless on Sunday - the second of this year's festivalgoers to die.

More bobbies on the beat paid for with extra funding could soon be coming to Hackney with the creation of a new police command for east London.

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

A teenager has been stabbed in a fight that saw "young lads with machetes attacking each other" on Upper Clapton's Nightingale Estate this afternoon.

Abraham Badru's mother believes he was murdered as revenge for testifying against a gang of boys who raped a girl on the Frampton Park Estate in 2007.

A murder investigation has been launched, after a 20-year-old man was stabbed to death in Finsbury Park.

A 24-year old man is recovering in hospital after being stabbed in Hoxton yesterday afternoon.

A 30-year-old man has been arrested in Hackney on suspicion of murdering Tanesha Melbourne-Blake in Tottenham.

A "beautiful" 26-year-old man gunned down in a Dalston street last night has been named locally as Abraham Badru.

An investigation has been launched after police shot a man during an armed robbery near the Clapton Park Estate late last night.

A 20-year-old man has been charged with raping a woman in Shoreditch on Saturday.

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