Crime & Court

Thu, 17:07

Police arrested two teenage boys in West Hampstead on Wednesday after an officer was allegedly knocked from his bike and another was said to have been tripped and spat at.

A Queen’s Park thug has been jailed for brandishing a fake gun during an organised gang fight in Maida Vale.

One of Camden’s top police officers has warned members of the public to be on their guard for drug dealers “cuckooing” – taking over the homes of vulnerable individuals as bases to sell substances from – in the area.

Police are investigating after a man in his 50s died in Camden High Street on Tuesday night.

A convicted football hooligan has been sentenced to two years and eight months in prison after an Islington pub attack on Guardian columnist Owen Jones.

Police are appealing to identify a man after a woman was sexually assaulted at the Kentish Town Underground.

Camden and Islington’s top cop has said that, at this stage, his officers won’t be policing the compulsory wearing of masks in shops.

Police are appealing for help finding a man in relation to a sexual assault reported earlier in July.

Police have made two arrests in connection with the death of a beloved teenager in Maida Hill.

A “manipulative” Camden fraudster was today jailed for exploiting the coronavirus pandemic to defraud vulnerable victims of thousands of pounds.

The family of a teenager stabbed to death in Maida Hill say they have forgiven the perpetrators.

A police investigation is under way after a man was shot in the chest late at night in a Camden Town park.

A police officer has been charged with possessing extreme pornography and with watching someone perform a “private act” in Camden.

Two teenagers were stabbed on Hampstead Heath on Sunday night after a fight between youths involving mopeds.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was shot in the shoulder in Wood Green High Road.

A teenager was stabbed in Muswell Hill on Saturday night.

A man has been charged with grievous bodily harm (GBH) after a police officer was stabbed in Hendon.

The trial of a man accused of the murders of an aunt and her nephew in East Finchley began at the Old Bailey on July 8. Obina Ezeoke, 27, of Jacquard Court, Bishops Way, Bethnal Green, is accused of killing psychology student Bervil Kalikaka-Ekofo at his aunt’s home in East Finchley, and then of killing Annie Besala Ekofo, before dawn on September 15 2016.

A Hornsey man has been jailed for 12 years for walking into a Wood Green restaurant and shooting his brother.

Scotland Yard has voluntarily referred itself to the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) over the the alleged “racial profiling” of two elite sprinters during a stop and search incident in Maida Vale.

“Any allegation of racial profiling must be taken very seriously.”

Two top sprinters have slammed the Met Police after their vehicle was pulled over and stopped and searched in Maida Vale this weekend.

A man has been charged after a pensioner was assaulted on a bus in Camden.

One of the oldest Waitrose stores in the country fell victim to a ram-raid in the early hours of Monday morning.

Disorder at an unlicensed music event in W9 on Friday night saw five arrests – including for alleged violent disorder, breaches of Covid-19 lockdown rules and racially aggravated public order offences towards police officers.


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