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Yesterday, 13:13
British Transport Police

A man was having a friendly chat with a group of strangers on a train from London when, without warning, one of them smashed a glass bottle over his head.

Yesterday, 08:04
Teen victim Alan Cartwright

This shocking video shows the moment 15-year-old Alan Cartwright is stabbed to death on busy Caledonian Road in Islington, north London.

Alan Cartwright
Yesterday, 07:37
Police want to talk to this man about the incident

A woman felt something ‘inappropriately touch her’ before hearing heavy breathing on a rush hour Tube between Finchley Road and Baker Street.

British Transport Police
Mon, 18:25
Andrew Whitehead, 22, relieved himself onto the head of a London paramedic while she treated a patient in Shoreditch  (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)

A Shoreditch man laughed as he exposed himself while urinating onto the head of a paramedic and the patient she was treating.

Police are searching for a woman who may have been raped on Caledonian Road Pic: Google

The victim of a serious sexual assault is being sought by police after she fled the scene of the attack in Holloway, north London.

Mon, 12:54
(Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Police have launched a new investigation following reports of racist and abusive behaviour from a group of Chelsea fans on a train from London to Manchester following Sunday’s Capital One Cup victory over Tottenham.

British Transport Police
Mon, 06:18
A police officer in his thirties was stabbed in the shoulder and the head

A man has been charged with two counts of attempted murder after allegedly stabbing a police officer in the head and shoulder.

Homicide and Major Crime Command
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Alan Cartwright

The teenager stabbed to death while riding his bike in Islington last night has been named as 15-year-old Alan Cartwright.

Homicide and Major Crime Command
Saturday, February 28, 2015
A 15-year-old boy was stabbed to death on Caledonian Road Pic: Google

Teen managed to carry on riding before collapsing - murder investigation launched

Scotland Yard
Friday, February 27, 2015
A teenager was stabbed in the bottom near the Emirates, minutes before Arsenal's Champions league game against Monaco

Knife attack - just prior to Champions League game - fifth in borough this month

Champions League
Friday, February 27, 2015
CCTV footage shows when the driver loses control of the black Honda car in Hampton Road

This jaw-dropping footage shows the moment a speeding driver smashes his Honda into five parked cars in a quiet residential street before fleeing.

Friday, February 27, 2015
The theft is all over in the blink of an eye (Picture: City of London Police)

A video of a lightning fast phone robbery by a thief riding a bike along a City street has been released by police who want to raise awareness of this growing crime.

London
Friday, February 27, 2015
The quiet lane [Photograph by David Peat]

Emergency services have rushed to a street in Walthamstow after a man was stabbed this morning.

London Ambulance Service
Friday, February 27, 2015
Anytime Fitness in Pentonville Road [Photo from Google Streetview]

The sick sex pest also used the James Bond-Style gadget to spy on women in the showers in a King’s Cross gym.

Blackfriars Crown Court
Friday, February 27, 2015
Murdered: James Hunter

Five teenage boys have been convicted over the killing of James Hunter, 18, who was stabbed to death as he tried to protect his friend from a revenge attack in Sydenham last year.

Friday, February 27, 2015
Gokhan Durmus was stabbed in the neck in Chatham Place in Hackney in Saturday, February 7 (Picture: Met Police)

Mathais Auguste, 21, has been charged with murder after 22-year-old Gokhan Durmus was fatally stabbed in the neck in Hackney.

Homerton Hospital
Friday, February 27, 2015

A pensioner was rushed to hospital after she was shot last night through the window of her house.

Thursday, February 26, 2015
The terrorist gained the nickname 'Jihadi John' after he appeared in this video

The BBC has today named the man they believe to be the notorious ISIS executioner ‘Jihadi John’.

Thursday, February 26, 2015
swastika daubed on Heath signpost. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Highgate residents were “horrified” after waking up to a large swastika daubed on a sign at the entrance to Hampstead Heath.

Thursday, February 26, 2015
Former railway guard Peter Handley, pictured wearing the distinctive gold Buddha pendant, with his grandson George

A gang of masked intruders held an 80-year-old great-grandfather hostage and ransacked his home in Gospel Oak, leaving the disabled pensioner in fear of his life.

Thursday, February 26, 2015
The stabbing happened in Mount Pleasant Hill, Clapton (Google Street View)

A man aged in his mid 20s is in a critical condition after being stabbed in Mount Pleasant Hill in Clapton yesterday afternoon.

London Ambulance Service
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Police want to speak to this man after a 90-year-old woman's handbag was stolen from a church (Picture: Met Police)

A 90-year-old woman’s handbag was stolen from a church in Hounslow when she went up to the altar during an Ash Wednesday service.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
The pet tropical fish were kicked to death, or killed with bleach [File photo by Robert Kerton]

A trio of men from Maida Vale killed tropical fish for fun in a retirement home.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Police believe that the men in these photos can help them with their investigation into racist chanting [Photograph by British Transport Police]

After a video of a black man being shoved off a train by Chelsea supporters made international news, police are now hunting for football fans who shouted racist chants in St Pancras Station the day after the Paris St Germain match.

British Transport Police
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Mr Isaacs in Sainsbury's earlier that day, and a close-up of the baseball cap he was wearing  [Photograph from Metropolitan Police]

Police have launched a murder inquiry after a 56-year-old man who was found in a pool of blood on Bannister Close in Tulse Hill died.

United Kingdom
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
The man brandished a 10-inch knife at the terrified shop owner

The terrifying moment the man behind the counter of a convenience store in Wandsworth was threatened with a 10-inch knife has been released by police hunting the armed robber responsible.

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Tuesday, February 24, 2015
The first woman was attacked as she went down this alley between Sunny Gardens Road and Downage in Hendon (Picture: Google)

A 19-year-old man has been charged with three counts of attempted rape after two women were subjected to violent sex attacks in separate incidents down alleyways in north London.

London
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Officers also found six guns at the address (Pic credit: Twitter@MPSBrent)

Brent Police have seized six guns and drugs after raiding a Crystal Meth laboratory which was set up in a garage at an address in Kingsbury.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
The man was carrying a baseball bat, similar to the one in this file photo [Photograph by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images]

Police are hunting for a man who covered his face and sexually assaulted a 17-year-old girl on the Northern Line.

British Transport Police
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
The seriously injured man was found dead on the Greenway, near Lonsdale Avenue in East Ham, east London (Pic: Google Street View)

A murder investigation has been launched after a man, believed to be aged around 30, was found with serious injuries in the Greenway next to Lonsdale Avenue, East Ham.

London
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
The woman was found dead in Langbrook Road, Kidbrooke, in south east London (Google Street View)

A 63-year-old man has been charged with murdering his partner after a woman was stabbed to death in Langbrook Road, Kidbrooke, in south-east London.

Monday, February 23, 2015
The video, claiming to be by Somalia's al-Qaida-linked rebels, urges Muslims to attack shopping sites including Oxford Street (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

A video urging Muslims to attack major shopping sites in London like Oxford Street and Westfield Stratford in a repeat of the Kenyan mall killings has been released.

United States
Monday, February 23, 2015
Adam Deacon will appear in court charged with possesion of a 'long-bladed sword' (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)

Kidulthood actor Adam Deacon has been charged with possession of a ‘long-bladed sword’ and affray after police were called to his home in Bethnal Green.

Monday, February 23, 2015
Claudine Ingabire has been sentenced to just four months in prison for the sickening assault [Photograph from Metropolitan Police]

A carer who was supposed to be looking after a partially-paralysed man instead beat him, and smashed his phone when he tried to call for help.

Friday, February 20, 2015
Left to right - Kadiza, Shamima, and unnamed girl passing through Gatwick Airport security

Police fear that three missing London schoolgirls have travelled to ISIS-controlled Syria, which is in the midst of a bloody civil war.

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