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British Transport Police

The Jubilee line was brought to a standstill today after passengers reported seeing a man carrying a knife.

The attack took place on a 134 bus in Muswell Hill around 11pm on Thursday, February 12 (Picture: Met Police)

A passenger on a bus in north London was subjected to a horrific unprovoked attack after a man assaulted him from behind.

London
08:35
Teen victim Alan Cartwright

Two people arrested on suspicion of the murder of teenager Alan Cartwright who was stabbed to death while riding a bike in Islington have been released on bail.

London police
07:44
Three men chased the victim in Pymmes Park, Edmonton (Pic: Google)

A 26-year-old man is in hospital after a vicious stabbing in Pymmes Park, Edmonton.

London Ambulance Service
Yesterday, 18:48

Police tracing a woman who went missing from a mental health unit in Sidcup say Jade Watt has been found ‘safe and well’.

Yesterday, 17:05
Do you recognise these young men? [Photograph from British Transport Police]

Police are looking for two young men after a teenager was punched so hard in a fight at Watford Hight Street Station that his jaw fractured in two places.

British Transport Police
Yesterday, 08:08
Do you recognise this man?

A six-year-old boy was sexually assaulted by a drunken pervert with a large belly after going to the toilet in a King’s Cross community centre.

Wed, 19:04
Police want to speak to this man in connection with an incident that left a man needing 15 stitches [Photograph from British Transport Police]

A man needed 15 stitches after he was hit in the face with a glass thrown at someone else outside the Hamilton Hall pub in Liverpool Street station.

British Transport Police
Wed, 14:45
The suspect thrusts a knife through a window into the driver's face (Picture: Met Police)

CCTV of the shocking moment a bus driver was stabbed in the eye with a Stanley knife through a window in Penge has been released by police.

London
Ayesha Ali

A mum and her lover have this morning been found guilty of the manslaughter of her eight-year-old daughter – but cleared of murder.

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Wed, 11:03
Solomon Bygraves admitted robbing 93-year-old Stanley Evans in Soho (Picture: Metropolitan Police/PA Wire)

A callous thug who shoved a frail 93-year-old man to the ground so he could steal just £5 from him has admitted carrying out the ‘sickening’ robbery.

Wed, 07:38
Teen victim Alan Cartwright

Detectives have arrested three people in connection with the murder of Alan Cartwright, 15, the teen who was stabbed to death while riding his bike along Caledonian Road, Islington.

London Ambulance Service
Tue, 13:13
British Transport Police want to speak to this man after a teenager was hit over the head with a glass bottle

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.

British Transport Police
Tue, 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.

Homicide and Major Crime Command
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

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