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Crime & Court

Thursday, December 7, 2017

A widow has won a 20 year battle to find out what happened the day her husband died in a high speed police pursuit.

A Finchley man has appeared in court accused of plotting to assassinate the Prime Minister Theresa May in a bomb and knife attack on Downing Street.

An elderly couple have been left distraught by a ‘sick’ fake doctor who kissed them on both cheeks after taking £200 to pay towards a cure for their disabled son’s condition.

A 22-year-old Camden man belonging to a moped smash and grab gang has been found guilty along with nine others of raiding 17 shops and costing retailers an estimated £1million.

A woman murdered in Muswell Hill last week has been named, as the police are urging anybody who saw her on Wednesday 15 or Thursday 16 November to get in touch.

Shocked neighbours paid tribute to a woman in her 50s found stabbed to death at her home in Muswell Hill.

When St John’s Wood film director Stuart Hazeldine became the latest moped phone snatch victim, he thought there was a good chance of getting the device back when the “Find My iPhone” app said it was in Elia Mews, Islington.

When Stuart Hazeldine became the latest moped phone snatch victim, he thought there was a good chance of getting the device back when the “Find My iPhone” app said it was in Elia Mews, Islington.

A scout leader who sexually abused two boys, assaulting one of them in a field on camp, has today been jailed for 10 years.

The Mayor of London issued a rallying call to young people across the capital today as he launched a new anti-knife campaign saying: ‘Don’t carry a knife, we need you alive’.

A 16 year old boy was stabbed on Primrose Hill last night.

The leader of a Hampstead scout group raped a young boy in a field while on camp and made him pose naked inside the troop’s Savernake Road church hall base, a court heard yesterday.

A borough-wide dispersal zone will be in place this weekend across Camden and Islington as police crack down on moped crime, burglary and drug dealing.

A man hunt is underway after a thief spent three days conning an 87-year-old woman out of £15,000.

This is the moment a brazen moped thief armed with a hammer is chased away by customers in a Crouch End Tapas restaurant after a botched attempt to steal a laptop.

A second café has been attacked by moped thieves, just a day after robbers smashed the windows of Gail’s Bakery in Highgate.

A pair of ‘violent’ robbers who raided a Poundland store and attacked a security guard with a crowbar have been jailed.

An employee at a green grocers in Camden Town was stabbed in the face with pliers after an altercation broke out inside the shop.

Muswell Hill residents have spoken of their anger after travellers have been dumping tonnes of rubbish at the former Coppetts Wood Hospital site.

Terrified customers fled into toilets to escape a moped gang who smashed through the front window of Gails bakery and snatched a laptop.

A gang member from East Finchley who worked for the notorious Adams family crime syndicate has been jailed for more than five years for money laundering.

Neighbours in a quiet enclave in Hampstead village ended up in the High Court over a longrunning dispute about a shared courtyard which saw police called to their Georgian terrace.

A woman was threatened by a couple of teenagers after she asked a third to take their feet off a seat on a Jubilee line train.

The trial of a man accused of stabbing his mother and sister to death in their Golders Green home has been delayed.

The Met has confirmed Hornsey police station will close as part of London mayor Sadiq Khan’s plan to raise £165million by selling off front counter buildings across the capital.

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