The award-winning artist was arrested in June after having a 10cm blade in his possession.
Sajed Choudry suffered a number of serious injuries during the incident near his home in Blackburn.
A homeless man has been left injured after his tent was set on fire in a busy shopping district in Cardiff.
The number of homicides in London so far in 2018 is the highest in a calendar year this decade.
A couple in their 70's have been detained after a "large amount of cocaine" was found in their cabin on a cruise ship returning from the Caribbean.
Russell Bishop has been described as an "evil monster" by the families of his two young victims as their 32-year fight for justice came to an end.
Fifteen protesters who cut through Stansted Airport’s fence and locked themselves together around a chartered deportation plane have been found guilty of an aviation security offence following a nine-week trial.
A teenager inspired by the Columbine High School massacre has been jailed after making bogus bomb threats to hundreds of UK schools and sparking an airport security scare.
More than 40 people have had criminal convictions quashed following an investigation into alleged data tampering at a forensics lab, the National Police Chiefs' Council has said.
A former police officer said that the threat of charges for a policeman who knocked an offender off a moped in London would reduce moral in the Metropolitan Police
A man who killed three children before hanging their bodies on a fence outside their home has been cleared for release by the Parole Board.
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has said the number of police officers in the Capital could drop to their lowest levels since 2002, unless financial cuts are stopped.
Cuts to youth services have led to the loss of 4,500 youth work jobs and over 760 youth centres since 2012, trade union UNISON has found.
Julia Hartley-Brewer berated a guest for using the term 'cis' after a discussion about the rise in transgender prisoners in the UK prison estate
Sarah Champion, the Labour MP for Rotherham has said the Government must issue “immediate” and “clear guidance” after it was revealed that local authorities had invited Sammy Woodhouse’s abuser to apply for parental rights to her son.
A 42-year-old man has been found guilty of strangling an elderly woman with a lawnmower cord to avoid being thrown off his allotment.
A journalist who investigated county lines drug gangs in South Wales says she was told of teens being trafficked during her research, and told Eamonn how drug dealing affects the local community
Sammy Woodhouse, who was groomed in Rotherham, has waived her anonymity to speak out against the council's decision to contact her rapist and offer him the chance to see his son
The home secretary has backed a controversial new tactic which allows police to knock suspects off mopeds.
There has been a steady rise in the number of 'county line' gangs who recruit youngsters to transport and sell drugs from big cities to small towns. We look at the devastating impact the practice has had in Wales.
A British Transport Police officer was stabbed in Ilford on Friday evening, and a second man killed in an attack in Dalston hours later
Ms Coffey has also called for a major review of the criminal justice system.
Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner Sir Steve House said passers-by should only help officers struggling with violent suspects "if they can safely do so".
A teenage boy has apologised to former Wales rugby union captain Gareth Thomas after he attacked him over his sexuality.
Heavily pregnant Devi Unmathallegadoo, 35, was fatally injured at her home in Ilford, east London.
A woman is in hospital with serious burns after a masked attacker threw a corrosive substance in her face.
Sajid Javid has said there needs to be "more leadership all round" after unveiling details of a new drive to stop youngsters being drawn into crime.
A teenage boy has been charged with the murder of a 17-year-old, who was the third fatality in as many days in London
Ken Hinds, Chair of the Haringey Independent Stop and Search Monitoring Group, has said that the authorities have to do more to prevent knife crime as he has already “been to six funerals this year”, all of which were teenagers killed by violence.
Four men who groomed girls in Huddersfield have been jailed after being found guilty of various sexual offences
The father of a British-Canadian man suspected of joining the Islamic State has said his son does not support them and asked Canadian authorities for help in bringing him home
Trevor Phillips said there had been a change in perception of what a hate crime is, and urged against blaming Brexit for an increase in prejudice
Sergeant Simon Kempton has said that victims of crime saying how it will affect them has bearing on how the crime is prioritised, because forces do not have the resources to search “for stolen stuff on ebay” all day.
A man who chased a supermarket worker around an Aldi while holding a knife has been jailed for 18 months.
Two men have been taken to hospital after a hammer attack at Stratford station in east London during the morning rush-hour.
Seven men have been convicted of multiple rapes and indecent assaults in Rotherham as part of a large-scale inquiry into historic grooming in the area
Following the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, Stephen Silverman from the Campaign Against Antisemitism said he was aware of UK citizens using the social network Gab to post antisemitic material
An investigation into drink-spiking suggested a prevalence among university students who may put drugs like MDMA into friends' drinks
A former Detective Inspector has said that due to cuts, police are "expecting individuals to gather the evidence themselves".
Former police officer Chris Hobbs tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that 'chaos' at Britain's borders and a potential loss of access to a crime database could mean criminals slip into the country
Saira Khan clashes with a caller over the issue of grooming gangs and Sajid Javid's 'Asian paedophiles' tweet
Karl Turner and David Lammy have criticised Ryanair for failing to remove a man who shouted racist abuse at a fellow passenger
Former Metropolitan Police Officer Chris Hobbs has said that “police are having to backfill for” cuts to other services and that because there are not enough officers “if you stab someone, the odds are in London you are probably going to get away with it”.
Labour MP Stella Creasy welcomed proposed changes to hate crime laws, which could see misogyny, misandry, hatred of goths and ageism counted as hate crimes
A man was killed and another injured after a stabbing in Hainault, while another man was shot and injured in Hackney on Friday
Brian Paddick said that the Gender Recognition Act consultation is a separate issue to Karen White's sentencing, and that the conflation of transgender people with sex offenders is 'prejudice'
Former Metropolitan Police assistant deputy commissioner and peer Brian Paddick says transgender people feel 'unfairly labelled' as sex offenders due to the discussion around the Karen White case
Dr Nicola Williams of Fair Play for Women says prison policy on transgender prisoners will allow dangerous offenders access to women
Karen White was born Stephen Wood, and had previous convictions for indecency when he assaulted two women in prison
Up to a million reported crimes are being dropped with little or no investigation, it has been reported.
A former British Transport Police Officer Norman Brennan has said that the government needed to ask itself a question: “What financial price do you put on the safety of Britain?
Prime Minister Theresa May has sparked outrage from police after she insisted that there is no direct “causation” between officer numbers and crime levels.
Jenny McDonagh, who worked for Kensington and Chelsea Council and defrauded the Grenfell survivors' fund of thousands for herself, has been jailed for five years
Independent councillor Richard Alderman is charged with sending offensive messages via a public network. He called Diane Abbott a 'monkey' and said Theresa May should be 'hanged'