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Yesterday, 16:28

Police have released CCTV of a man they suspect of being involved in the heartless theft of a Poppy Appeal collection tin from a fish and chip shop in Coulsdon.

Yesterday, 08:16
Teacher Stuart Kerner is alleged to have had sex with the 16-year-old at Bexleyheath Academy in south London (pic: Google Street View)

Stuart Kerner, the school teacher from Bexleyheath who allegedly pursued a secret sex affair with a 16-year-old student told her it was meant to be, a jury has been told.

UN Court
Wed, 16:01
Pascale Fitzmaurice is wanted by police [Photographs from Metropolitan Police]

Police are hunting for Pascale Fitzmaurice in connection with an unprovoked late-night attack in Soho - and say the public should call 999 if they see him.

London
Wed, 12:01
A picture of one of the 100 tyres targeted in Stamford Hill on Sunday morning (Picture: Shomrim)

Two men have been charged after an anti-semitic tyre slashing spree in Stamford Hill which saw 63 cars targeted.

Wed, 07:55
Teacher Stuart Kerner is alleged to have had sex with the 16-year-old at Bexleyheath Academy in south London (pic: Google Street View)

A teacher at Bexleyheath Academy in south London, took a 16-year-old girl’s virginity and had sex with her all over the school, a court has heard.

London
Tue, 17:23
Police wanrt to speak to these people in connection with 'violent disorder' at the Million Mask March in London(Picture: Metropolitan Police)

Police are appealing to trace 12 suspects in connection with the violent disorder which marred the Million Mask March in London on November 5.

Tue, 11:48
Police seized half a tonne of cannabis in the raid

An Islington man has been charged in connection with the seizure of half a tonne of cannabis.

Blackfriars Crown Court
Tue, 11:01
Sebastian Smith has been jailed for six years after robbing a pregnant woman and two men at Forest Gate station (Picture: British Transport Police/Google Streetview)

A man who robbed a pregnant woman at knife-point, choked a man and stole his phone and threatened to push a passenger down the stairs if he didn’t hand over cash at Forest Gate station has been jailed for six years.

British Transport Police
Tue, 08:27
The brawl broke out in Clare Street, near Old Bethnal Green Road (Pic: Google Street View)

Police converged on a gang fight in London’s East End last night when at least 100 youths clashed in the street.

Scotland Yard
Tue, 07:51
Danny Drake was sentenced to serve a mimimum of 13 years behind bars (Picture: Metropolitan Police)

A 16-year-old who admitted stabbing another boy to death in a row over the sale of a £90 bicycle has been sentenced to life in jail.

Mon, 16:59
Detectives want to speak to this man about the incident at Oxford Circus Tube station (Picture: British Transport Police)

Detectives are appealing for information after a woman was sexually assaulted as she made her way through Oxford Circus Tube station.

British Transport Police
Mon, 15:29
Philip Spence was jailed for a minimum of 18 years at Southwark Crown Court today (Picture: Metropolitan Police/PA Images)

A man who savagely beat three sisters with a hammer as they slept in the Cumberland Hotel has been sentenced to life in prison for a ‘vicious and merciless’ attack.

Southwark Crown Court
Mon, 12:41
Bus driver Murat Yilmaz pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a female passenger (Picture: Metropolitan Police/Getty Images)

A bus driver who sexually assaulted a woman who fell asleep on the top deck of his vehicle after a night out has been jailed for a year.

London
Mon, 10:10
[Photograph by Anthony Devlin/PA Wire]

The area around the Houses of Parliament was cordoned off this morning due to a police incident.

Mon, 09:23
Five different ambulance crews have been attacked over the last four days (Photo by Alan Chapman/Getty Images)

London’s ambulance crews are being attacked as they try to save lives, with five attacks on paramedics in the last four days alone.

Metropolitan Police
Sunday, November 16, 2014
The young girl was attacked in Grove PArk [Picture by Rodge500/Wikimedia Commons]

A fifteen-year-old girl was raped by a stranger in a park in Carshalton on Saturday November 15, and police are urging any witnesses to come forward.

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Police say Alan Denny, wanted in connection with a number of violent robbery offences in north London, was arrested in the early hours of Monday morning.

London
Thursday, November 13, 2014
The attack took place inside this south London centre [Photograph from Google StreetView]

Police are appealing for witness after a man was stabbed in the neck outside WH Smith in the Elephant and Castle shopping centre yesterday.

London Ambulance Service
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Police want to speak to these men in connection with the incident [Photographs from Metropolitan Police]

Police want the public’s help in identifying these nine men after a Champions League game turned nasty and the pitch was set on fire.

Champions League
Thursday, November 13, 2014

Two boys were arrested after a teenager was stabbed in Dagenham last night.

London Ambulance Service
Thursday, November 13, 2014
The teens forced the victim to have oral sex

A young woman will be sentenced today for orchestrating a punishment rape on a teenager in a Willesden park after telling her: “Snitches get stitches.”

UN Court
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
It is not know if the guitar in question was electric or acoustic (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

A man has been sent to prison for 56 days for hitting a paramedic in the face with his guitar.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
The robbery took place in Upper Belgrave Street (Picture: Google Streetview)

A £25,000 reward is being offered after thieves stole £1.5million-worth of diamond jewellery from a house in Belgravia.

London
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Germain Fofana was caught after leaving a selfie of himself at the crime scene in Kingston (Picture: Metropolitan Police)

A serial thief who stole £120,000 of jewellery from shops across London was caught after leaving a selfie behind at one of his crime scenes.

London
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Jonathan Ball was sentenced to 21 months in jail after biting off a City worker's nose during a nightclub brawl (Picture: City of London Police)

A window cleaner who bit off a man’s nose in a City nightclub brawl sparked by a spilled drink has been jailed for 21 months.

UN Court
Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Police have arrested a man after launching a ‘wanted’ appeal that included London and Essex.

London
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Mohibur Rahman squeezed the same woman's bottom twice on two seperate occasions on the Central Line [Photograph from British Transport Police]

A Shoreditch man has been jailed for 16 months and banned from the Central Line during rush hour for the next five years after he was found guilty of sexually assaulting a woman twice on the Tube.

British Transport Police
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Do you know this man?

A robber walked into a Hounslow hairdressers and held a 12-inch knife to the throat of a barber who was in the middle of cutting a customer’s hair and demanded his wallet.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
The shocking footage shows the officer repeatedly punching a woman in the face

A policeman who repeatedly punched a suspected shoplifter in the head has been dismissed by a gross misconduct board.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Police want to speak to the man in this photograph [Photograph from Metropolitan Police]

Police in Camden are hunting a man who seriously assaulted a 51-year-old man after they went home together on Halloween.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
The scene of the crash [Photograph from Twitter/@sarah_captureit]

Two cars collided in a violent smash-up in Richmond today as police pursued one of them down Castelnau.

Evening Standard
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
The security van was targeted outside the Sports Direct shop in Sydenham, south east London (Picture: PA Images)

The Flying Squad have launched an investigation after a robber barged a security worker to the ground outside Sports Direct in Sydenham and made off with a cash box.

London Ambulance Service
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Police want to speak to this man after a passenger was knocked out on a train at Victoria station (Picture: British Transport Police)

Detectives are appealing for information after a man was knocked unconscious by a single punch after an argument in first class on a train at Victoria station.

British Transport Police
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Imperial War Museum (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Explosive experts carried out a controlled explosion just after the two minutes’ silence at the Imperial War Museum today, when an unattended bag was mistaken for a bomb.

Monday, November 10, 2014
One of the group can be seen walking towards the car and launching the fireworks at the officers (Picture via YouTube)

The shocking moment when a gang of youths fired a barrage of fireworks at a police car in Bow was captured on CCTV last week.

London

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The Labour MP has resigned after posting a photo of a house draped with three Cross of St George flags on the day of the Rochester and Strood by-election.

The club said the reaction following their decision to allow Evans to train had been at an intensity they did not anticipate.

The celebrity chef is embroiled in a bitter dispute over the contract for the lease of one of his restaurants.

The Labour MP has apologised after posting a photo of a house draped with three red-and-white Cross of St George flags on the day of the Rochester and Strood by-election.

TOP Stories

Yesterday, 17:18
The cyclist was in a collision with a van on Lea Bridge Road in east London (Picture: Google Streetview)

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 55-year-old cyclist was left in a critical condition following a ‘serious collision’ involving a van in north east London.

Yesterday, 16:29
The accident happened in the former Olympic Stadium (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images/Pool)

A workman working on the Olympic Stadium was rushed to hospital this afternoon after a nasty fall.

Yesterday, 15:22
Gordon Ramsey has accused his father-in-law of forging his signature with a machine (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)

Gordon Ramsay says his father-in-law ‘faked his signature’ on the lease for the York & Albany pub in Regents Park.

London Bloggers

Friday, November 14, 2014
Bird says back up your data

What happened after a friend of mine lost basically everything he’d created in the last 5 years:

Thursday, October 30, 2014
The Appilepsy team: Phil Efstathiou, Alex Telek , Clarence Ji, Miklos Molnar, Joran van Apeldoorn

In Tech City, things move fast. And sometimes erratically. Like phones in the pockets of people having epileptic seizures.

Friday, October 24, 2014
The 91-year-old gave the cyclist a wallop

After Baroness Sharples bragged about walloping a cyclist, London24’s cycling blogger AViewOfLondon has this to say...