Crime & Court

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Officers were called early this morning at 1.22am to reports of a man attacking people at Regents Park Mosque.

Haringey’s police boss has stressed she would consider increasing resources to places where crimes are increasing above “normality”.

One man is dead and 10 people have been injured in a terrorist attack that saw a van hit pedestrians outside the Muslim Welfare House in Seven Sisters Road.

A security guard has described his shock after two thugs on a moped smashed his windscreen with a brick.

Police were called by the London Ambulance Service to Highgate Road just before 2pm today following reports of a stabbing.

John William O’Neil has been charged with one count of rape and another of grievous bodily harm.

A man has been banned from two railway stations after verbally abusing staff.

Two people were taken to hospital and five taken into custody following a brawl.

The superintendent admitted there is a ‘perfect storm’ for the moped phone snatches to take place, leading to a rise in incidents across Camden, Haringey and Barnet.

Police have released an image of a man they want to speak to in connection with a sexual assault.

Detectives have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a rape in Camden.

A 17-year-old moped rider was rushed to hospital after a police chase resulted in a crash in East Finchley.

A police officer allegedly caught on camera smashing a suspect’s car windscreen and sawing it with a blade in Gospel Oak will stand trial.

Three brothers from a moped phone-snatching gang will have assets seized from them if they appear to be leading an “extravagant lifestyle” after their release from prison.

A Primrose Hill café owner told how her dog was snatched, adding to concerns that pets are being targeted by gangs locally.

A British Transport Police officer who used excessive force during an arrest has been found guilty of gross misconduct.

A man who tried to gouge out the eyes of an officer trying to arrest him has been handed a 10 week jail sentence.

Police have released CCTV images of eight people they would like to speak to in connection with the stabbing of two teenagers.

A pair of men on a moped armed with an angle grinder and hammer circled shocked onlookers four times even after one caught them on camera.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and information after a young man, in his teens or early twenties, was stabbed in the afternoon.

A mum told how her dog was almost snatched on Hampstead High Street while she was walking with her son by a group of three men with a white van who appeared to be working together.

On Sunday, my Dartmouth Park neighbour had his phone snatched out of his hand by a robber on a moped and a friend had his motorbike nicked from his front garden in East Finchley.

Alarmed residents are calling for action against a chilling rise in moped muggers targeting the area.

A grief-stricken widow has won permission for a second inquest for her motorcyclist husband who died after being chased by the police through the streets in Camden in 1997, as she believes the original investigation was “deeply flawed.”

This is the terrifying moment two violent robbers attack a mother in Wildwood Road, Hampstead Garden suburb, in front of her 10-year-old son.


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