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KNIFE CRIME

A drug dealer from Hornsey has been jailed after being arrested while loitering next to a Camden school with a 17 inch “zombie knife” in December.

The stabbings which left two young men dead in Camden on the same evening last February were part of five attacks launched by a gang of knifemen during two hours of violence across north London, the Old Bailey heard.

A teenage boy has been charged with attempted murder after a man was stabbed in the chest on the 134 bus in Muswell Hill.

A teenager is in a critical condition in hospital after being stabbed on-board the 134 bus in Muswell Hill on Saturday afternoon.

Scotland Yard have made three new arrests as they continue the investigation into the fatal stabbing of Bright Akinlele, 22, on Monday night.

The 22-year-old man who was stabbed to death in Euston has been named by police as Bright Akinlele.

Four moped bandits who armed themselves with axes, samurai swords and zombie knives before carrying out a spate of phone snatches and robberies in Islington and Camden were convicted at Blackfriars Crown Court today.

The teenager stabbed on Tuesday morning in Euston was ran over by a 4x4 before being slashed in the head, police have revealed.

An 18 year old was stabbed in Euston in the early hours of this morning.

A 17 year old boy was convicted of the murder of Kentish Town teenager Lewis Blackman yesterday.

A teenage boy has been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender in relation to the night of violence which saw Abdikarim Hassan and Sadiq Aadam Mohamed killed last February.

A teenager accused of the “angry and vengeful” murder of Lewis Blackman last February claims he “lost self-control” and “stabbed out” at the Kentish Town man after being stabbed himself, having a precious necklace stolen and then being “taunted”.

A teenager chased down former Acland Burghley School pupil Lewis Blackman before stabbing him in the back, the Old Bailey heard today.

After a man and boy were stabbed last week in Maida Vale, police have appealed for information about the 20-person fight which led to the injuries.

A policeman who confronted, chased down and arrested a knife-wielding murderer in Camden last September has received a bravery commendation.

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Kentish Town teenager Erick Ekam has today been jailed for a minimum of 17 years today for the brutal murder of Mohamed Aadam Mohamed, 20, last September.

A Kentish Town teenager has been found guilty of murdering Mohamed Aadam Mohamed in Mornington Crescent last year.

Police do not believe the stabbing on Monday of a 20-year-old man in Kentish Town was “gang-related”.

A young man was stabbed in Kentish Town this afternoon.

Fears of rising knife crime dominated a community meeting held in West Hampstead last night, while local police called on vigilant locals to help them do their jobs by making sure to report crime.

A man has been convicted over the “senseless” stabbing of a Dutch man in Camden Lock in 2016.

A sixteen year old boy has been charged with grievous bodily harm with intent over the Billy Fury Way stabbing which left another teenager in a “critical condition” in hospital.

A 17 year-old boy was in a critical condition in hospital last night after being stabbed in West Hampstead.

A “cowardly career criminal” who held vulnerable women at knifepoint during a six-week spree robbing shops has been jailed.

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