August 30 2014 Latest news:
Armed police have stormed the Primrose Hill home of Kick-Ass star Aaron Taylor-Johnson and director Sam Taylor-Johnson after an ex-Iranian soldier saw a machine gun in the celebrity couple’s sitting room.
One of two men accused of hurling anti-Semitic abuse at diners outside a kosher restaurant in Golders Green has been acquitted after standing trial for the incident.
A former soldier from Kentish Town has been accused of conspiracy to commit misconduct in a public office, alongside a journalist from the defunct News of the World (NOTW).
A keen amateur pianist whose finger was broken in a violent robbery outside her home faces the prospect of never being able to play properly again, after one of her attackers was jailed for nine years.
Detectives are searching for two men in connection with a serious assault outside a pizza takeaway in Chalk Farm.
A violent robber from Queen’s Park who throttled two women from behind before snatching their valuables has been jailed for nine years today.
The personal information of more than 86,000 people living in Barnet, Camden, Haringey and Westminster has been put up for sale on the dark web, according to new data revealing the startling scale of online identity fraud.
A pimp who was jailed for overseeing a multi-million pound sex empire is back on trial – for allegedly reopening the same brothel under a new name.
A fraudster is facing jail after a bungled attempt to dupe a world-renowned philosopher into handing over his bank cards.
Barnet Council investigators unearthed £11.9million worth of fraud last year.
A charity scammer who claims to raise money for a Hampstead runner with cancer has targeted residents in Highgate.
Camden’s most senior police officer has rejected claims that the closure of Hampstead police station has led to a surge of moped-riding robbers, insisting criminals would rob “whether the police station was there or not”.
Rabbis, imams and community leaders have united in response to anti-Semitism “spewing forth” across the UK and particularly north London.
Residents of a tiny street in Kentish Town could set an historic precedent over the legality of future basement builds after becoming embroiled in a “bizarre” planning war with a neighbour and the council.
Camden police have launched a special operation to tackle moped theft in the borough, following a spree of violent moped robberies.
A dog owner has narrowly escaped jail after shocked RSPCA inspectors discovered the wretched state of one of his pets.
A Camden police officer has admitted breaking the law by repeatedly logging onto secure police databases and intelligence systems.
Thieves are reportedly targeting Volkswagen cars after three were broken into in a single street in Belsize Park – but no other vehicles were touched.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of putting up a number of posters around Golders Green criticising the state of Israel and calling it a “pious disease”.
A man has been convicted of attempting to import cocaine into the UK in his body after being arrested at St Pancras station.
Audacious thieves carried out seven terrifying moped muggings in Hampstead in one day, as community fears about a rising crime wave escalate.
The deputy mayor of policing for London has pledged to raise community concerns about a crime rise in Hampstead at the highest level of the Metropolitan Police.
A female police officer accused of trying to let an uninsured Porsche driver off the hook after they exchanged flirtatious messages has been cleared of perverting the course of justice.
A police officer who allegedly flirted with an uninsured Porsche driver after she pulled him over in Highgate has denied perverting the course of justice, a court has heard.
A self-defence expert is hoping to toughen up her Hampstead neighbours after a wave of violent crime which has left sections of the community reeling.
A Waitrose employee has been praised for her bravery after she foiled two men who tried to rob an old lady in broad daylight.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a 25-year-old man’s ear was partly bitten off during a fight on a Camden Town bus.
A man who shook his newborn son, causing catastrophic brain injuries that were said to have led to the child’s death more than a decade later, has been found not guilty of manslaughter following a landmark trial.
Highgate residents claim they have been forced to rely on private security firms and not the police for their safety.
A mother discovered the lifeless body of her lawyer son after he fell from her fifth-storey balcony, an inquest heard.
Camden’s biggest sixth-form is facing a backlash over moves to bring in stricter A-level entry requirements after concerned families described the plans as “madness”.
Half of all Camden residents who have houses earmarked for demolition as part of the construction of the High Speed 2 (HS2) rail link have been found new homes - allaying fears they would have to leave the borough.
Jack Whitehead, who has died aged 98, was an inspired teacher all his life, both in schools and just as much through his many friendships and publications.
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