Crime & Court

Friday, February 14, 2020

Scotland Yard are looking for three men in connection with an assault in a Camden Town bar.

Two men have been acquitted of murder charges relating to the fatal stabbing of South Hampstead man Cabdullahi Hassan last July.

A hit and run driver who left a Kentish Town cyclist with "catastrophic" injuries he would later die of is facing jail.

A "cowardly killer" committed "execution-style" murders of an aunt and her nephew in East Finchley as part of a "deliberate and targeted attack on the household", the Old Bailey heard.

The death of a 94-year-old man run over by a lorry in Finchley Road was an accident, an inquest has ruled.

Detectives investigating a stabbing in Highgate have charged a 17-year-old male.

A son and a grandson of pop royalty had a late-night altercation in a Hampstead Tesco, a court heard.

A teenager is in hospital after being stabbed in broad daylight in Highgate.

Two men threatened to "kill" Arsenal star Mesut Ozil and defile his mother as they confronted his security guards outside of his Platt's Lane home in Hampstead, a court has heard.

The murder of an Islington teenager in Camden was a "tit-for-tat" gang killing, a court heard.

A man accused of a fatal stabbing told a court he did not visit an estate to commit murder, but was there for a cannabis deal.

A bitter row over who would stand for the Conservative Party in Hampstead Town at the 2018 local elections made it to the High Court last week.

The number of people subjected to on-the-spot searches in north London skyrocketed in 2019 for the first time in a decade.

A West Hampstead man has been jailed - along with two accomplices - for his part in an armed raid on "a rival gang's cannabis factory".

As part of a city-wide focus on violent crime, police across Camden spent Friday afternoon searching for weapons in the borough's parks and estates.

With a Hampstead pub primed to take on the local Business Improvement District (BID) in the High Court on Wednesday, a number of business owners are stepping up a campaign for the BID's abolishment.

The murder of a music manager was the result of a feud on social media, the Old Bailey has heard.

South Hampstead man Cabdullahi Hassan was murdered as part of a "revenge" attack in a "scene of chaos and carnage", the Old Bailey heard.

Police heard four bangs in Whittington Park before a man shouted: "I've been shot", a court has heard.

A woman is in hospital in a critical condition after an incident on the North Circular Road on Monday lunchtime.

Two men have been charged with burglary after a Fortis Green vet was raided in the early hours of the morning on Friday.

A teenager set a Jewish man's hair on fire and used racist language in an antisemitic attack on a bus.

A teenager is on trial for the murder of Kentish Town man Sadiq Mohammed in Chalk Farm two years ago after being extradited from France.

More than a month after a teenager was shot in Walterton Road, west Kilburn, he is "slowly improving but remains in a very serious condition" according to local police.

A former chief superintendant who now works with Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust says gangs and knife crime should be looked at through "the prism of vulnerability".


Hampstead residents will be able to find out about their legal rights when trees damage or overhang their property at an upcoming talk.

Cauldron Foods' comedy night will give vegans the last laugh as Vegan comics dispel vegan myths.

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