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A 15-year-old who was stabbed in broad daylight outside Archway Underground Station this morning managed to travel to East Finchley before being taken to hospital, police said.

Snaresbrook Crown Court (Photo: John Stillwell/PA)

A Queen’s Park man who kidnapped a drug dealer and threatened to cut off his testicles in a ‘Scarface’ sting has been jailed for 14 years.

Snaresbrook Crown Court
09:11
Police were called to reports of ahooting on Green Lane in Goodmayes (Photo: Google StreetView)

Police have been called to reports of a man shot in Goodmayes this morning.

London Ambulance Service
Yesterday, 10:19
Fabian Downie

A pervert who performed a solo sex act on six London buses, including one in Old Street, has been jailed.

London
Yesterday, 07:37
The inicdent took place near Station Road and Ranelagh Road in Harlesden (Photo: Google StreetView)

Police have arrested a 29-year-old man on suspicion of murder after a fatal stabbing in Harlesden last night.

Homicide and Major Crime Command
Mon, 18:35
The trial continues at the Old Bailey

A woman accused of killing a suspected paedophile has denied stabbing him but admitted to “poking” him with a knife following a confrontation, a court heard today.

Mon, 17:17
Police want to speak to this man about the schoolgirl's 'frightening' ordeal (Photo: BTP)

Police are hunting a pervert who groped a 15-year-old girl on her way to school - and even followed her when she changed lines.

British Transport Police
Mon, 15:32
Police want to speak to this woman about the incident (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

Police want to speak to a woman in her sixties after an osteoporosis sufferer was knocked to the floor in a dispute over a priority seat on a bus.

Mon, 12:52
Police want to speak to this man, who was carrying a silver mountain bike (Photo: British Transport Police)

Police have released CCTV images to find a witness to an ‘unprovoked attack’ which saw two people sprayed with a chemical on a London Overground train at South Tottenham.

Mon, 07:54
(Picture: Met Police)

A 29-year-old who was sectioned after flashing members of the public has gone missing from a Tottenham hospital, police said on Sunday.

Met Police
Mon, 07:25
Police

On Saturday police charged a man with the murder of Ogarra Dixon, who was shot dead in Denmark Hill, Lambeth on Wednesday June 17.

Sunday, June 28, 2015
Aerial view of the Olympic Park, Stratford (Picture: Dominic Lipinsk/ PA images)

A 44-year-old sub-contractor fell to his death while working at the Olympic Stadium in Stratford and was found early Sunday morning, police said.

London Ambulance Service
Friday, June 26, 2015
Police in Bradfield Drive, Barking after recovering the car

A car was stolen today in Barking - with a young boy still inside.

Friday, June 26, 2015
Edward Kosmidek, 76, was last seen on Wednesday when he left his home on Sloane Street. (Picture: Met Police)

An elderly man has gone missing in his pyjamas and was last seen walking past a Gucci store in Chelsea, police said.

Friday, June 26, 2015
The Rotherhithe Tunnel was closed after a man was found with a serious head injury on the south-side approach

A teenager is fighting for his life after being found by police collapsed on the south-side approach to the Rotherhithe Tunnel in the early hours of this morning.

London hospital
Friday, June 26, 2015
Metropolitan Police Commissoner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe

A drink driver has written an incredible letter to police praising the officer who arrested him and helped turn his life around.

Thursday, June 25, 2015
The 12-year-old was stabbed near Stanway Court, Hoxton (Photo: Google StreetView)

A 12-year-old boy is in a serious condition after being stabbed eight times in his back and chest in Hoxton.

Thursday, June 25, 2015
Police outside South Tottenham station (Picture: B Just)

A rail worker and commuter were hospitalised after a ‘substance’ was thrown in their faces on a London Overground train near South Tottenham last night, police said.

British Transport Police
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
The trial continues at the Old Bailey

A woman stabbed a suspected paedophile to death then handed herself into police saying her elderly neighbour from Canning Town had been “asking for trouble”, a court heard.

Snaresbrook Crown Court
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
The victim was on his way to Deptford Green School in Lewisham when he was stabbed (Photo: Google StreetView)

A 13-year-old boy has been arrested after a 14-year-old was stabbed in the thigh on his way to school in Lewisham.

Scotland Yard
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
British Transport Police want to speak to this man (Photo: British Transport Police)

Police have issued a CCTV appeal after a woman was stalked and groped at Green Park Tube station at around 9.50pm on Tuesday May 12.

British Transport Police
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Revenge porn is now punishable by up to two years in prison (Picture: Dominic Lipinski/PA archive)

As revenge porn is on the rise and now ‘recognised as a problem’, London24 got some advice from a legal expert on what to do if someone shares explicit photos of you without permission.

London
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
The second attack took place on leafy Saltram Crescent (Photo: Google StreetView)

A 13-year-old boy from Kilburn has pleaded guilty to sexual assault after two women were grabbed as they walked down the street.

London police
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Palmira Silva (Picture: Metropolitan Police / PA Wire)

A man caught on aerial CCTV beheading a grandma in her Edmonton garden with a machete has been locked up indefinitely in a secure mental hospital.

UN Court
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
The pensioner was killed in Pembury Crescent, Sidcup (Google Street View)

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a “vulnerable” 82-year-old in Pembury Crescent, Sidcup.

Scotland Yard
Monday, June 22, 2015
Three large knives have been recovered and two people arrested as police responded to a fight following a private house party attended by 200-300 people in Dagenham.

Two teenagers were arrested and three large knives recovered after a house party in Dagenham turned nasty.

Friday, June 19, 2015
Steele's Road (Picture: Google Streetview)

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 10-year-old boy was dragged into bushes and sexually assaulted in a quiet Belsize Park street.

Friday, June 19, 2015
Tiger claw jewellery (Picture: Met Police)

A concession in Liberty on Regent Street has been fined for selling jewellery made from 14 endangered animals, including leopard, jaguar and lynx claws.

Friday, June 19, 2015
Police

A young man has been charged with attempted murder over the stabbing of a 54-year-old relative, who is now fighting for his life, in Islington.

Thursday, June 18, 2015
(Police want to find this man. Picture: Met Police)

A 12-year-old girl was walking alone along Euston Road, Camden, when she was propositioned by a man who police are looking to find.

Thursday, June 18, 2015
(Talfourd Place, Peckham)

A 20-year-old man was charged today after two men wearing crash helmets ambushed a heavily pregnant 21-year-old woman in Peckham, stamping on her stomach multiple times and causing her to lose her unborn child.

London hospital
Thursday, June 18, 2015
(Suspect 1. Picture: Met Police)

Police are appealing for help to find the men who ruined Chelsea’s Premier League celebrations for two brothers by racially abusing, punching and kicking them in a west London pub.

London Ambulance Service
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
The scene of the stabbing in Adelaide Road, Belsize Park

One teen and two young men were stabbed in broad daylight in Adelaide Road, Belsize Park, yesterday afternoon.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015
(Victim Stefan Appleton. Picture: Met Police)

Two teenagers will appear in court accused of murdering 18-year-old Stefan Appleton, who was stabbed to death in an attack which took place “in front of kids” last week.

Homicide and Major Crime Command
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
(Picture: Nick Ansell / PA Wire)

Hundreds of Nigerians are being illegally trafficked into the UK and face sexual exploitation or unpaid, unending domestic work when they arrive, the government anti-slavery commissioner has said.

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