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The spot in Trinity Gardens where trees were planted by the Mayor of Tower Hamlets last week

Vandals steal trees from east London WWI memorial garden

Trees planted at a World War I memorial garden in east London to mark the deaths of 18 children killed in a bombing have been stolen by vandals.

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Police wish to speak to these men in connection with the incident. Suspect numbers, from left to right: 129284, 130473, 129285 (Pictures: Metropolitan Police)

‘It has changed my life forever,’ says woman partially blinded in belt attack

A 22-year-old woman left blind in one eye and emotionally scarred after being struck on the face with a belt on a night out has led a desperate appeal to trace her attackers.

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Police began a search after the incident in Ford Road, Dagenham.

Innocent family caught in crossfire as gunshots fired outside Dagenham schools

An innocent family was caught in the midst of a suspected gun fight after two cars collided outside a primary school.

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The gang targeted people at the UK Premiere of The Wolf of Wall Street at London's Leicester Square, attended by its star Leonardo DiCaprio (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for Universal Pictures)

Pickpockets who preyed on Leonardo DiCaprio fans jailed

Fans of Leonardo DiCaprio were targeted by a gang of pickpockets who preyed on innocent tourists at the UK premiere of the Wolf of Wall Street in Leicester Square.

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One of the vehicles damaged in the incident yesterday

Trident officers launch inquiry into suspected Dagenham shooting

Specialist Trident officers have launched an investigation into a suspected shooting yesterday afternoon.

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Ashley Williams has been jailed for life after murdering his wife in a hammer attack and setting her body on fire(Picture: Metropolitan Police)

Life in jail for man who burned young mum alive

A man murdered the mother of his four young children when she threatened to leave him by attacking her with a hammer then dousing her in fuel and setting her on fire at their home in Walworth.

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Officers were led to the haul of stolen pharmaceuticals by a member of the public, who said they had found toiletry products in a nearby alleyway (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Bungling pharmacy burglar leaves trail of toiletries to car stash

A bungling burglar stashed stolen medicine, toiletries and a pair of bolt cutters in his car, then parked it just yards away from a pharmacy he had broken into, on the same street he lived on in Croydon.

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Police have named the woman murdered in Hackney on Friday as Judith Nibbs, 60, of Charles Square Estate (Picture: Metropolitan Police)

Woman murdered in Hackney house named as Judith Nibbs, 60

The woman murdered in Hackney on Friday has been named by police as 60-year-old Judith Nibbs of Charles Square Estate.

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Police recovered this Skorpion machine pistol in a midnight raid by armed officers in Mitcham (Picture: Metropolitan Police)

Nine arrested and woman tasered in Mitcham machine gun raid

A woman was tasered as Trident officers arrested nine people in a midnight raid in Mitcham which saw a high-powered Skorpion machine pistol taken off London’s streets.

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The attack took place at the Cumberland Hotel in Marble Arch last weekend (Picture: PA Images/Yui Mok)

Hammer attack victim loses eye in Marble Arch hotel attempted murder

One of the three sisters bludgeoned in a brutal hammer attack at a Marble Arch hotel room lost an eye and has been left with ‘only five per cent brain function’ say police.

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