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Friday, June 24, 2016
Sexual Offences
Mahash Vidyadhar Patwardhan

A former gynaecologist at Queen Elizabeth Hospital has been found guilty of sexually assaulting four women who had come to him for medical examinations.

Thursday, June 23, 2016
Police have released this e-fit of the suspect.

The hunt is on for a man who sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl in Highbury, before stealing a bike and making his escape.

Sexual Offences
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
The victim was attacked at an address in Wayford Street (Photo: Google StreetView)

An 18-year-old died yesterday afternoon after he was stabbed at an address in Battersea’s Wayford Street.

London police
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
(Photo: Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

A 29-year-old man has been arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terrorism as he was about to board a flight to Saudi Arabia.

London
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
This still from a home video shows Ellie Butler with her father Ben who has been found guilty of her murder (Photo: Metropolitan Police/PA)

‘Evil’ father Ben Butler has been jailed for life with a minimum term of at least 23 years for killing his six-year-old daughter in a fit of rage - less than a year after winning her back in a high-profile custody battle.

UN Court
Monday, June 20, 2016
The pair were found dead at a home in Fulham Court (Photo: Google StreetView)

A murder investigation has been launched after a man and a women were killed in leafy Fulham in the early hours of this morning.

Scotland Yard
Monday, June 20, 2016
Man was arrested after walking down Camden High Street with this on his shoulder

Armed police swooped on Camden High Street after reports of a man walking along with a large firearm slung across his shoulder.

Monday, June 20, 2016
Police broke up an illegal rave in Thames Road, Barking, on Saturday night. Picture: MPS specials

Nine police officers were hurt after missiles were thrown at an illegal rave in Barking.

Sunday, June 19, 2016
Haile Langa was stabbed to death

A 14-year-old schoolboy who stabbed a man to death in Kilburn over a £2,000 debt has been jailed for seven years.

Friday, June 17, 2016
These swastikas were found on the children's playground in Stamford Hill. Picture: @Shomrim

Swastika signs have been left at a children’s playground in Stamford Hill for four consecutive days.

Friday, June 17, 2016
Tributes are laid to Jo Cox MP in Parliament Square (Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire)

A candlelit vigil and two-minute silence will be held this evening in honour of Jo Cox, a Labour MP who was killed last night in her constituency of Batley and Spen.

Labour
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Squatters Paul, 23, also known as Homeless Poet, Robin Watts, 25, and Zoe, 36, cleaning at the former Barclays bank in High Street, Wanstead. Picture: Ajay Nair

“Friendly” squatters who have moved into a former bank have started cleaning up the “abandoned” building.

Metropolitan Police
Thursday, June 16, 2016

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of encouraging terrorism, police said.

Scotland Yard
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
The woman was attacked near this junction in Finchley (Photo: Google StreetView)

A stranger grabbed a young woman as she walked down the street and raped her, police have revealed.

Scotland Yard
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Hundreds attended a vigil in Old Compton Street, Soho for the victims of the massacre at an Orlando gay club (Yui Mok/PA Wire)

Organisers of Pride in London have asked attendees to be “vigilant” after the horrific shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando which left 49 people dead.

London
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Bobby Heath

Bobby Heath swiped the Samsung Galaxy Smartphone after a meeting with his defence barrister in court

Monday, June 13, 2016
Do you recognise this man? (Picture: BTP)

Five defibrillators - emergency machines used to keep someoone alive if they suffer a heart attack - have been stolen from train stations across the capital and police are on the hunt for the culprit.

British Transport Police
Monday, June 13, 2016
Henry Hicks' memorial in Islington (Picture: Dieter Parry)

Jurors will begin hearing evidence today at the inquest into the death of Henry Hicks at St Pancras Coroner’s Court.

Met police
Friday, June 10, 2016
The scene of the attack in Sandringham Road

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a man who was attacked in a Dalston car park.

Scotland Yard
Friday, June 10, 2016
Police want to question Aisha Bangs after incident in Bethnal Green

Police have issued a picture this-morning of a woman they want to question about an attack when another woman in her 20s was threatened with a syringe while trapped in a lift.

Scotland Yard
Thursday, June 9, 2016
The hole in the office door, which thieves used to steal money from the safe

Raiders emptied a safe and left taps running for 10 hours at a pie shop in Highbury - after cutting a hole in a door to get in.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
The entire incident was caught on CCTV (Picture: CPS)

Somali-born Muslim Muhiddin Mire has been found guilty of trying to behead a random stranger at Leytonstone Tube station after being ‘inspired by the murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby’.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Police were called to the Ship and Shovel, in Ripple Road, Barking

Police are appealing for information after a man was both run over and beaten up outside a pub.

London Ambulance Service
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Mohammed Sala Huddin Ahmed is also known as Moyen Qureshi and is wanted on suspicion of a sex attack (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

The man is the photograph is wanted by police on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman as she collected her takeaway from the restaurant where he worked.

Metropolitan Police
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
(Photo: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire)

A jury has retired to consider verdicts in the trial of a Muslim fanatic accused of stabbing a random stranger at Leytonstone Tube Station after being inspired by the killing of Fusilier Lee Rigby.

UN Court
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
The council-run CCTV cameras in Westminster will be switched off (Photo: Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

The council-owned CCTV cameras in Westminster, one of London’s busiest boroughs, are to be switched off to save millions of pounds.

London
Monday, June 6, 2016
Police at the launch of their moped crime crackdown outside Angel Tube on Monday (Picture: Met Police)

Brazen criminals who use bikes and mopeds to snatch mobile phones out of their owners’ hands within seconds could be raking in as much as £5,000 a week in Islington alone.

Europe
Monday, June 6, 2016
The man was attacked in Bertie Road (Pic: Jonathan Goldberg)

A man is fighting for his life after he suffered serious injuries in a street fight in Willesden.

Monday, June 6, 2016
Abdi Gutale, 24, was shot in Leyton last month. Picture: Joe Giddens/PA images

A 25-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a part-time minicab driver.

London
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Father-of-two Romeo Nkansah died of a single stab wound

CCTV released today by police shows the moment before a Holloway man was fatally stabbed on a night out – and shows a group of women who may hold “vital information” about his death.

Thursday, June 2, 2016
One witness said the pavement 'looked like a scene from Dexter' (Picture: David Wilcock / PA)

Witnesses say they saw ‘blood everywhere’ outside the Sainsbury’s by Brixton Tube station this morning after a man was attacked and left bleeding copiously from his face and head.

Sainsbury
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Patrick Rock is a former aide to the Prime Minister (Photo: Dominic Lipinski/PA wire)

A former aide to Prime Minister David Cameron has walked free from court after being convicted of downloading pictures of scantily-clad girls as young as 10 in sexual poses.

United States
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Police and medics by Paradise Park, Holloway, this afternoon (Picture: Nasreen Halim)

A teenager is in hospital after being stabbed in Paradise Park, Holloway, this afternoon.

London hospital
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
The body was found in the water near Wallis Road (Photo: Google StreetView)

A body was found floating in the River Lea near Wallis Road, Hackney Wick, this morning.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Molly Russell leaving court (Picture: Central News)

A teenager made world heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury “look like an amateur” when she attacked two police officers in a hotel, a court heard.

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