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Campaign to stop overcrowded buses

Campaign to stop overcrowded buses

The community alliance, London Citizens, is campaigning alongside schools in Hackney to tackle the problem of…

Catford man guilty of ‘drawing’ abuse images

Catford man guilty of ‘drawing’ abuse images

Scotland Yard say 57 year old Stephen Freeman from Bellingham is at the centre of a landmark development in prosecuting people responsible for creating images of child abuse.…

Sentences connected to Agnes murder

Sentences connected to Agnes murder

Two youths from Hackney have been sentenced for firearms offences associated with the murder of 16…

Peter Doherty not to face charges

Peter Doherty not to face charges

The Crown Prosecution Service says rock star Pete Doherty and two of  his friends will not face criminal prosecution…

Man locked up for killing father-to-be in hospital

Man locked up for killing father-to-be in hospital

A mentally ill man has been detained indefinitely after killing a father-to-be by stamping on his head in an east London hospital.…

Teen jailed for carrying gun and mask on train

Teen jailed for carrying gun and mask on train

A teenager from Haggerston in Hackney has been given three years of youth custody after he was caught carrying…

Fresh appeal after fatal shooting in Tower Hamlets

Fresh appeal after fatal shooting in Tower Hamlets

The Metropolitan Police have made a fresh appeal for witnesses to a fatal shooting in Tower Hamlets.…

Masked gunmen murder cyclist in underpass

Masked gunmen murder cyclist in underpass

A man has died after he was shot in the head while riding his bicycle in Tower Hamlets, police have said.…

Pete Doherty under private prosecution threat

Pete Doherty under private prosecution threat

The family of an actor who died at an east London party  have threatened to launch private prosecutions against singer Pete Doherty and two of his friends, if the police fail to bring charges.…

IPCC enquiry into police response

IPCC enquiry into police response

An independent enquiry has been launched into police actions after a woman contacted them…