Latest Crime News

Fri, 17:53
Metropolitan Police

The little girl was running from her mother to her grandfather in Hanworth Park when they heard a loud noise like an air rifle shot.

Police say she could have been killed.

Fri, 12:12
Police are investigating a rape in Park Road on Sunday

A crime scene has been set up after a woman reported being raped in Muswell Hill in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Exploitation and Child Abuse Command
Fri, 11:26
Dodgy disguise: The men robbed the pawnbrokers dressed all in black

Two men who dressed in burkas to rob a pawnbrokers in Brixton’s famous Atlantic Road have been jailed for 20 years.

Thu, 13:49
If you recognise this man, please call  police on 101 and give them reference number 174543 (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

Shocking CCTV footage has been released of a pub brawl which left a man needing stitches after he was glassed on the head.

Thu, 08:07
Robert Andrews spent 30 years with the Met (Picture: Edward Smith)

A former Met police officer who arranged to meet a man claiming to be only 14-year-old on the gay social media app Grindr was caught out by a vigilante group calling itself The Paedophile Squad.

Snaresbrook Crown Court
Thu, 07:50
The house at the end of Huddleston Close

A man has been charged with the murder of his 79-year-old father at his home in Bethnal Green and the attempted murder of two children, including a toddler.

Homicide and Major Crime Command
Wed, 18:01
The suspect refused to leave his parked car (Photo: Brixton Bonbon)

A bewildered crowd watch dozens of police officers and eight squad cars amass on Brixton’s Ferndale Road yesterday to arrest one man.

Wed, 17:21
Police were called to the scene

A murder investigation is underway in Hackney after a man died outside a block of flats in Digby Road this morning.

Homicide and Major Crime Command
Wed, 09:52
Would you like to see women-only train carriages? Would it be safer? (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Labour leadership hopeful Jeremy Corbyn has said he’d consult women to see if they want female-only carriages on trains. British Transport Police’s latest figures suggest a sexual offences have risen to all-time high and London24 frequently runs appeals to help catch culprits who harass and attack women on our travel network. What do you think?

British Transport Police
Wed, 08:38
The hunt is on to find this man following the theft

Smiling and talking to passersby this man caught on CCTV appears to be collecting his bicycle following a workout at a gym in Willesden.

Wed, 08:22
Police released images of the man

The man involved in an incident in which a cyclist was pushed into traffic in Whitechapel has attended a police station.

Tue, 19:03
The victim was beaten up outside this department store in the early hours of the morning (Photo: Google StreetView)

Scotland Yard has released shocking CCTV footage of a man being brutally assaulted as he walked down Greenhill Way in Harrow.

Scotland Yard
Tue, 16:44
Residents have reported finding decapitated deer bodies

Poachers are stalking deer and shooting them for ‘free meat’ at an east London park, according to reports.

Tue, 15:04
The hoaxer claimed he had left a bomb on the busy Victoria station concourse (Photo: Christine Matthews)

A Walthamstow man dialled 999 with a chilling threat, telling operators he had hidden a bomb on the main concourse of Victoria station.

Tue, 07:47
Diafra Sakho of West Ham United (R)  is challenged by Danny Drinkwater of Leicester City (L)  (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

West Ham United star Diafra Sakho has been arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill and witness intimidation, according to reports.

Diafra Sakho
Mon, 23:22
House at end of Huddleston Close where stabbing of two children and pensioner of 79 took place. The pentioner later died.

A little boy of two stabbed in the stomach was carried in the arms of a policeman to a waiting ambulance from his house where a pensioner thought to be his grandfather was fatally wounded and two other children were injured.

Homicide and Major Crime Command
Mon, 15:22
Police discovered five injured people in Huddleston Close, Bethnal Green (Pic: Google Street View)

A murder investigation is under way after shocking incident in Bethnal Green in which a 79-year-old man was stabbed to death and two children including a toddler were also attacked with a knife.

London hospital
Mon, 14:42
The fight started in Penge Recreation Ground and moved to Maple Road in south-east London (Google Street View)

A huge brawl which started in Penge Recreational Park in south-east London left one man stabbed and two 12-year-old boys injured at the weekend.

Mon, 10:10
The cat cafe's shutters were spray-painted on Thursday night (Photo: Lady Dinah's Cat Emporium)

East London institution Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium has been struck by vandals, who have spray-painted “free the cats, free the $” across the shutters of the much-loved cat cafe.

Sunday, August 23, 2015
The 'upsetting' experience took place on this stretch of Lavington Road, West Ealing (Photo: Google StreetView)

A young woman’s trip to the shops took a disturbing turn when she was stalked from Lancaster Gardens to Dudley Gardens by a flasher.

Sunday, August 23, 2015
The siege gripped the Tilson Gardens estate, in Lambeth, for seven hours (Photo: Google StreetView)

A man is in hospital after he was shot by police when a pre-planned eviction turned nasty near Streatham Hill.

Scotland Yard
Friday, August 21, 2015
Ouch: The man headbutted the window of the police van

A man wanted by the Home Office’s immigration enforcement team was so desperate to escape cops, he smashed a police van window with his head.

Home Office
Friday, August 21, 2015
The teenager has been bailed until October

A 14-year-old boy from Barking has been arrested on suspicion of the attempted murder of another teenager.

Thursday, August 20, 2015
Police want to speak to this man about the incident on the 177 bus (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

Police would like to speak to the man in these photographs after a 17-year-old girl was indecently assaulted as she rode the 177 bus netween Woolwich New Road and Central Way in Thamesmead.

Scotland Yard
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Ridley Road and Sandringham Road were closed whilst police searched the area (Photo: Shulem Stern)

Two men have been charged following a broad daylight shooting at a popular market.

Thursday, August 20, 2015
The statue was seen with its hand up a chicken carcass (Picture: Lauren Justice)

A patriotic Jewish-funded memorial in Whitechapel has been desecrated with ‘very old’ raw meat, shocking commuters on their way to work this morning.

United Kingdom
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Emergency services at the scene last night (Photo: @ShomrimOfficial)

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man took a horrific fall from a fourth-floor window in Ettrick House on Rossendale Street.

Scotland Yard
Thursday, August 20, 2015
The victim, who is black, had a bottle smashed over his face (Picture: Google)

A black teenager was left ‘drenched in blood’ and needing surgery after a bottle was smashed over his face in an ‘unprovoked racist attack’ in east London, police said.

Scotland Yard
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
The 17-year-old was stabbed in Cossall Park, Peckham

A 17-year-old boy is in hospital after a brutal stabbing in Cossall Park, Peckham last night.

London hospital
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Bethnal Green Academy has seen four girls travel to Syria since December [photo: Vickie Flores]

A Bethnal Green Academy schoolgirl must have her passport taken away for her own safety, a High Court judge has ruled.

High Court
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Marvin Couson in hospital after he was shot

The family of a man who died after being shot 13 years ago outside what is now the Queen of Hoxton pub, in Shoreditch, have appealed for witnesses to look at a photo of him suffering in hospital and break their silence to help track down his murderer.

Homicide and Major Crime Command
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Police want to talk to this man after a  fight on the N18 bus in Willesden

A passenger was slashed with a razor blade after a fight broke out on a night bus in north west London.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
The woman was robbed on Wimbledon Common (Google Street View)

A woman had a plastic bag sealed over her head in a terrifying robbery on Wimbledon Common as she walked her dog.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
A man ended up in hospital with stab injuries after a fight outside Carphone Warehouse (Picture: Google)

A fight outside a Carphone Warehouse on Streatham High Road involved a knife, left ‘blood everywhere’ and saw two men hospitalised.

Scotland Yard
Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Yesterday we issued an appeal to help police find a man wanted for questioning after a 16-year-old boy was assaulted as he got on a bus in Romford.


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Monday, April 13, 2015
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