A woman is fighting for her life after she was shot in London Fields last night.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was shot in his leg in Lower Clapton in broad daylight yesterday afternoon.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses after two suspects riding a moped fired a gun in Lower Clapton last night.

A 24-year-old man is fighting for his life in hospital after a triple shooting in Homerton High Street last night.

A gang has been jailed after they were discovered driving around with two loaded semi-automatic guns, following a police chase.

Police have been given blanket powers to stop and search anyone in Hackney tonight, after shots were fired in London Fields this afternoon.

Two men have been arrested, after two men were stabbed and shot in Lower Clapton.

Ten people have been arrested in dawn raids this morning (Thursday), in a police operation designed to tackle gang violence and drug supply in Hackney and Haringey.

Two men have been charged with possession of a firearm, after officers seized a gun in Southwark.

Another man and woman have been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of Oluwamayowa ‘Samson’ Adeyemi on the Nightingale Estate.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and information after parked cars on the Morningside Estate were hit by bullets.

A third man has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of Oluwamayowa ‘Samson’ Adeyemi on the Nightingale Estate.

Two men have been jailed for firearms offences after two people were shot in Chatsworth Road.

Cops have introduced blanket stop and search powers across Hackney after a male was shot in a Costcutter in Lower Clapton on Friday night.

A 16-year-old boy from Hackney has been jailed for 18 years for murdering Joseph Williams-Torres as he sat listening to music in a van.

Police are trying to work out whether one, two or three people were injured last night in a reported drive-by shooting at a memorial marking the second anniversary of Rashan Charles’ death.

Gang police are appealing for information after a teenager was shot in his buttocks “by a masked gunman”.

Detectives investigating the murder of Marvin Couson have made an arrest – nearly 17 years to the day since he was shot in Shoreditch.

The family and friends of Abraham Badru made an emotional plea to help trace who killed him as they marched from where he was shot in Dalston to Hackney Town Hall today.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward on the first anniversary of Abraham Badru being brutally gunned down in Dalston.


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