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An innocent father-of-two has been wrongly branded a terrorist after armed anti-terror police stormed his flat in a mistaken raid.

In his own words, father-of-two Garcia Diabaca, 31, tells of the terrifying moment when armed terror cops burst into his bedroom during a botched raid. They were at the wrong address and had the wrong man, but the consequences for the supermarket worker have been far reaching.

A Hampstead man has been charged with murder over the killing of Edmond Jonuzi outside Turnpike Lane tube station, in Haringey.

The new police chief for Islington and Camden has already launched a taskforce to tackle violence – and said significant reductions are being made in moped crime.

Two teenage moped riders from Maida Vale have been jailed for life after murdering charity youth worker Abdul Samad during a violent robbery spree.

Victims of a one-hour moped phone snatching spree around Haringey last week have spoken of their fear and praised police for their speedy response.

Moped crimes in Camden have fallen in the past six months but south Islington remains a hotspot, claimed police chiefs on Tuesday.

Police have seized a samurai sword and a machete in Highgate’s Hillcrest Estate.

A 14-year-old boy has been charged with robbing seven people in an hour while riding around Hornsey, Crouch End and Muswell Hill on the back of a moped.

Drug dealers may be using new high-tech BT systems that are replacing phone boxes across Camden to summon dealers and get their fix , the Ham&High can reveal.

Comedian Michael McIntyre was robbed by a gang of hammer-wielding moped thieves while waiting to pick up his children from school in Golders Green yesterday afternoon.

Transport cops are looking for a man and woman they believe carried out an attempted knifepoint robbery at West Hampstead station.

A green-fingered thief was caught red-handed after being spotted on CCTV walking off with a £50 plant pot in West Hampstead.

A scooter gang smashed their way into a Finchley Road furniture store this morning and stole computer equipment – for the second time in months.

A minicab driver who killed a pizza delivery driver in Maida Vale has been given a six month suspended sentence, after a sentencing at the Old Bailey last week.

Police are appealing for information after a 15-year-old girl was shown explicit images by a man in King’s Cross on her way to school.

A man has been found guilty of murdering Derek McAllister over a minor argument in an East Finchley bookmaker’s in 2015.

Missing schoolgirl Isabella Newell has been found in Hertfordshire today after going missing on Saturday morning.

A mother has told how two men attempted to smash into her Highgate home as she and her two young children cowered inside.

Jailed West Hampstead mum Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been told to expect to be convicted of new charges by an Iranian court.

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing 12-year-old girl.

Bank customers have reported having hundreds of pounds swiped from their accounts at cashpoint machines in Hampstead and Kentish Town.

Two moped crooks from Maida Vale who fatally stabbed charity worker Abdul Samad in a four-hour spree of violence have been found guilty of murder.

A “sadistic” predator has been jailed for life for killing barmaid Iuliana Tudos in Finsbury Park as she made her way home at Christmas.

Shoplifters are targeting moneyed Hampstead High Street to make a quick buck and fund their drug habits, a cop has said.

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