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British Transport Police

A 23-year-old woman was sexually harrassed and touched without consent while travelling home on the Central line - then the pervert followed her off the Tube.

Dom Hyams had his wheelchair stolen around 7.30am this morning in Stoke Newington (Picture: Dom Hyams)

A high profile disability blogger and multimedia producer has sent a desperate appeal on social media after callous thieves stole his wheelchair in Stoke Newington this morning.

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The mysterious car found at the bottom of the Model Boating Pond in Hampstead Heath. Picture: Florence Bridge

The rotten shell of a vintage car was mysteriously found dumped at the bottom of a Hampstead Heath pond last night.

Metropolitan Police
One of the rooms in the grime dwelling (Pic credit: Brent Council)

We’ve all heard of beds in sheds but one off-licence owner in Kilburn decided to go underground to create an illegal home.

Enquiries continue.

Yesterday, London24 ran a video appeal to identify two people after two pensioners were robbed on their way home from banks in Croydon.

Yesterday, 18:01
Dilaver Bellikli

When a Hackney man attempted to stab his wife to death their ‘heroic’ daughter repeatedly ‘grabbed the knife blade’ trying to save her mother.

London Ambulance Service
Yesterday, 17:23
A man was arrested today on terror charges at Stansted Airport (Picture: PA Images)

A 27-year-old was arrested at Stansted Airport today on suspicion of terror offences, while allegedly trying to leave the UK using false identity documents.

Met Police
Yesterday, 16:45
Police cordoned off the Science Museum in Kensington after seeing the 'Iran is Great' van (Picture: PA Images)

A family campervan emblazoned with ‘Iran is Great’ parked outside the Science Museum, leading to a full scale building evacuation and police security alert.

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Yesterday, 11:08
Martin Lowrence

A rapist who held a knife to his victim’s throat is facing jail - and was caught when he went to talk to police at the crime scene.

Yesterday, 09:53
Do you know this man? (Photo: British Transport Police)

After a woman was touched inappropriately on a Tube train between Holborn and St Paul’s stations, police have released images of a man they would like to speak to.

British Transport Police
Mon, 17:32
Police stopped the car along City Road.

A shotgun and several knives have been recovered by police after a car was stopped in Islington this afternoon.

London police
Mon, 16:20
He leans right over the tracks - then jumps down onto them (Photo: YouTube)

A trainspotter’s camera caught a reckless man jumping onto the tracks at Peckham Rye Overground station to rescue his mobile phone.

British Transport Police
Mon, 15:01
The victim was dragged into a secluded area near Tudor Close and raped (Photo: Google StreetView)

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was raped near Tudor Close in Brixton Hill in a seemingly random attack on Sunday.

London Ambulance Service
Sunday, August 2, 2015
A woman, 35, was found with severe stab wounds before being pronounced dead at the Chelsea address

A woman died from stab wounds early this morning in Chelsea and police have launched a murder investigation.

London Ambulance Service
Friday, July 31, 2015
No arrests have been made and police enquiries continue.

A mother-of-four and her friend were attacked and taken hostage during a terrifying raid on a Hampstead Garden Suburb home.

Friday, July 31, 2015
One of the men can be seen with a shotgun

This is the terrifying moment a masked gang armed with a shotgun and crowbars broke into a house in Gidea Park – after pulling up in a Porsche.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Police want to speak this woman after a child was kicked repeatedly (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

Police are hunting for a woman who was seen hurting a young boy in a shop in Wood Green on Saturday February 28.

Scotland Yard
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Antisemitic crimes have more than doubled in London over the past year (Picture: Getty)

The number of antisemitic hate crimes - including assault, harassment and arson - has more than doubled in London in the space of a year.

Metropolitan Police
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Sebastian Szerer, a senior employee at a hotel, raped a man who came for a job interview (Picture: Met Police)

The former head housekeeper has been jailed for ‘luring’ a man, 25, to a fake interview before raping him in the locked suite of a luxury Westminster hotel.

UN Court
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Walkers have been urged to report any suspicious activity in the area (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

People are being warned to be vigilant on Hackney Marshes after three women were stalked and hurt in what police believe were sexually-motivated attacks.

Scotland Yard
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
A woman'’s body was discovered at a hostel in Perryn Road, Acton

A woman’s body was found at a hostel for vulnerable people in Acton and a man has been charged with her murder, police said.

Scotland Yard
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Police want to identify this woman after she was caught on CCTV acting suspiciously in Westminster (Picture: Met Police)

A ‘suspicious’ woman twice tried to get into a ‘highly restricted area’ in Westminster and police think she then left two large knives behind, wrapped in her scarf.

Scotland Yard
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Police would like to speak to this man (Picture: Met Police)

A predator sexually assaulted a 17-year-old girl in broad daylight as she waited for a bus on Brixton Road, police said.

Monday, July 27, 2015
Police would like to speak to this man (Picture: British Transport Police)

A 63-year-old was left with a bleeding nose and spit on his face after an argument with a man he bumped into on a Baker Street Tube station escalator, British Transport Police (BTP) said.

British Transport Police
Monday, July 27, 2015
The innocent man was attacked by a gang of men on Tower Bridge

This shocking video shows a gang of around 12 hooded thugs attacking an innocent man on Tower Bridge in an unprovoked ‘vicious’ assault.

London Police
Monday, July 27, 2015
Police believe this man can help with their enquiries (Picture: Met Police)

The hunt is on for a pervert who sexually assaulted a woman on a Hackney bus as it drove near Shoreditch Town Hall.

Monday, July 27, 2015
A huge fight broke out at Woolwich Tesco Extra in south-east London (Picture: Google Street View)

This shocking video shows a late night mass brawl between shoppers at Woolwich Tesco over the weekend.

Tesco
Monday, July 27, 2015
The driver's shocking injuries (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

A black cab driver was left unconscious and covered in blood after he asked his passengers to pay a standard clean-up fee for being sick in his taxi.

Monday, July 27, 2015
Secret Garden Party

Festival-goers at Secret Garden Party were asked if they heard a woman screaming in the night after an alleged rape at the arts and music festival.

Monday, July 27, 2015
The hearing took place in the Family Division of the High Court (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Three girls aged 12, nine and six have been made the subject of a landmark court order to protect them from being ‘cut’.

High Court
Friday, July 24, 2015
The suspect stole items worth over £6000 (Picture: City of London Police)

A man walked into a City consulting firm behind a staff member before stealing £6418 worth of company and personal tech, City of London police said.

London police
Friday, July 24, 2015
Doubletree Hilton Hotel is in John Islip Street (Pic credit: Google streetview)

An accounts assistant from Harlesden stole more than £33,000 from his employers to fuel his gambling addiction, a court heard today.

Friday, July 24, 2015
Police later issued this CCTV image of a man they wanted to speak to in connection with the incident in an appeal to trace the alleged attacker

Two female police officers have been disciplined for refusing to arrest a woman’s alleged attacker minutes after she was sexually assaulted on a bus in Kentish Town.

London
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Police have confirmed the victim of a murder in Acton on Monday was a woman from Harlesden

A woman who hung around Euston station approaching young children has been arrested on suspicion of child abduction, police said.

Thursday, July 23, 2015
Kirk Wynter has been found guilty of attempted murder (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

A Stoke Newington man who tried to kill a sex worker by setting fire to her hair and stabbing her is facing jail after he was snared due to his scorpion tattoo - and DNA from a puddle of sick he left at the scene of the horrific crime.

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Take in the stunning sites of London from the summit of the O2!

Up at The O2 has teamed up with London24 to give one lucky reader the chance to experience urban mountaineering this summer with an exhilarating 90-minute climb across the roof of one of London’s most iconic landmarks.

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Monday, April 13, 2015
Vintage fashion shopping is a joy in London (Photo by Graham French/BIPs/Getty Images)

In with the old, out with the new. This is the mantra of the best London vintage shoppers today, whose aesthetic of effortless chic is becoming more sought after.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Eating the right foods can significantly improve your mood

Think sweet treats make you feel better? ‘Comfort foods’ could be adding to your misery.