London

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Commuters faced rush-hour chaos this afternoon

M25 closed near Caterham as man in carriageway causes rush-hour chaos

M25 closed near Caterham as man in carriageway causes rush-hour chaos

Key orbital route closed in both directions after ambulance worker assaulted

The incident took place on Westferry Road

Police appeal after acid attack on woman in Isle of Dogs

Police appeal after acid attack on woman in Isle of Dogs

Woman had been walking alone when she attacked

London police launch murder investigation after woman's body found in Finsbury Park

Police launch murder investigation after woman's body found in Finsbury Park

Officers believe woman was attacked on Christmas Eve

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

The sex slavery ring was busted on July 6

Pimps who enslaved Romanian teenager and forced her to work as prostitute jailed

Two men who kept Romanian teenager as sex slave jailed

Daniel Purea and Stephan Balog took all the money their victim made from prostitution.

The sex slavery ring was busted on July 6

Pimps who enslaved Romanian teenager and forced her to work as prostitute jailed

Two men who kept Romanian teenager as sex slave jailed

Daniel Purea and Stephan Balog took all the money their victim made from prostitution.

Friday, December 22, 2017

Friday, December 22, 2017

A cockerel's blood was found splashed across a fighting pit, which had seats around the edge as a viewing area

'Sickening' London cockfighting gang banned from keeping birds for life

'Sickening' London cockfighting gang banned from keeping birds for life

Police find blood-stained fighting pit with makeshift viewing area

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Wilson is thought to have fled to Dover to evade capture

Perry Wilson: Man jailed for 25 years for shooting rival after birthday party row

Man jailed for 25 years for shooting rival after birthday party row

Perry Wilson was sentenced to 25 years' imprisonment for attempted murder and possession of a firearm

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Uber: Could these rivals take its place on the market?

As Uber lurches from one crisis to another, these are the companies looking to knock it off its perch

As Uber faces yet more strife, these are the companies looking to capitalise

Uber has come under much controversy and other companies do appear to be running a similar service

Sian Coles: London police officer charged with drink-driving

London police officer charged with drink-driving

Officer placed on restricted duties after being stopped in Beckenham

The Maserati was ploughed into politce officers on Sunday (stock photo)

Mohammed Shisq: Man charged with driving Maserati into police officers

Man charged with driving Maserati into police officers

Officers had to lift the Maserati off their colleagues to allow paramedics to reach them

Monday, December 18, 2017

Monday, December 18, 2017

Haque harboured a huge stash of propaganda

Mijanul Haque: London jihadist who kept hugh stash of Isis propaganda jailed

London jihadist who kept hugh stash of Isis propaganda jailed

Mijanul Haque will serve three years in jail after being sentenced today

The Great Cheeseboard: Mike Graham and Katie Perrior laugh as Man tells story of a London cheese festival which ran out of cheese

The Great Cheeseboard: Mike Graham and Katie Perrior laugh as Man tells story of a London cheese festival which ran out of cheese

Man tells story of going to London cheese festival which ran out of cheese

Tom Capon attended The Great Cheeseboard event in Greenwich, which - despite promising unlimited cheese - ran out of the food

BBC Two to air documentary about rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein

BBC Two to air documentary about rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein

BBC Two to air documentary about rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein

The programme will contain interviews with some of his accusers, as well as those who have yet to speak out about him

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

'I see and smell Grenfell Tower daily, it must never happen again', says George Galloway

'I see and smell Grenfell Tower daily, it must never happen again', says George Galloway

'I see Grenfell Tower daily, it must never happen again', says George Galloway

George Galloway says it's incredible work hasn't started on other buildings in the country to make them safe

Stop Trump: The group which wants millions to attempt citizens arrest on the US President

Stop Trump: The group which wants millions to stage a mass citizens arrest on US President when he visits Britain

Stop Trump: The group which wants to arrest the US President during a protest

Stop Trump is a coalition of many organisations which aims to protest when Donald Trump visits the UK

Metropolitan Police continue search for vehicles involved in Tulse Hill hit-and-run

Tulse Hill: Metropolitan Police continue search for vehicles involved in four-car hit-and-run

Police continue search for vehicles involved in four-car hit-and-run

A 29-year-old woman died in south London after reportedly being struck by four vehicles

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Adesoji and Brooks used their car to ram a man on a bicycle before stabbing him as he fell off - the second knife attack they had committed in the space of an hour

Collins Adesoji and Bujwawne Brooks: London gang members who mounted pavement to commit terror-style car attack face jail

Gang members who mounted pavement to commit terror-style car attack face jail

Collins Adesoji and Bujwawne Brooks committed two stabbings in the space of an hour

Salma Hayek claims Harvey Weinstein harassed and threatened her on 2002 film 'Kahlo'

Salma Hayek claims Harvey Weinstein harassed and threatened her on 2002 film 'Kahlo'

Salma Hayek claims Harvey Weinstein harassed and threatened her on 2002 film

The Mexican/American actress made her claims in an article for The New York Times

Grenfell Tower memorial service at St Paul's cathedral 'an opportunity for healing and truth', says bereaved relative

Grenfell Tower memorial service at St Paul's cathedral 'an opportunity for healing and truth', says bereaved relative

Grenfell Tower memorial service 'an opportunity for healing and truth'

Clarrie Meny, who lost two family members in the blaze, said there would be a lot of expectation for the service at St Paul's Cathedral

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Haque owned several laptops full of Isis propaganda

Mijanul Haque: London man who kept huge stash of Isis propaganda guilty of terror offences

London man who kept huge stash of Isis propaganda guilty of terror offences

Haque was found guilty at Kingston Crown Court

The two gunmen gave conflicting accounts of the night in question

Junaid Shakoor and Sohail Amin: Gunmen who fired at house full of innocent people jailed for 22 years

Gunmen who fired at house full of innocent people jailed for 22 years

One of the gunmen betrayed by picture of the same firearm on his mobile phone

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

The northern city follows London in its decision to not renew the company's operating license

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

The incident took place when lots of people would have been around, say officers

Alex Vanderpuye stabbing: Three males arrested on suspicion of murder after Hackney attack

Three men arrested on suspicion of murdering Alex Vanderpuye in Hackney

Alex Vanderpuye was treated for a stab wound but died at 5.20pm

Bitter weather continues as Britain weathers coldest night of the year

Bitter weather continues as Britain freezes through coldest night of the year

Bitter weather continues as Britain freezes through coldest night of the year

Temperatures dropped below freezing in many parts of the country

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

The man was not found in possession of any offensive weapons and the incident is not being treated as terror-related

Man arrested for scaling wall at Buckingham Palace

Man arrested for scaling wall at Buckingham Palace

Man stepped over low perimeter fence and attempted to climb wall

Officers received reports of a suspicious man earlier today

Security alert at London St Pancras station sparked by 'suspicious man'

Security alert at London St Pancras station sparked by 'suspicious man'

Officers placed in lockdown after reports of 'suspicious man'

None of the four cars stopped at the scene

Tulse Hill pedestrian dies after being hit by four separate vehicles - none of which stopped

Woman dies after being hit by four separate vehicles - none of which stopped

Incident took place this morning on a busy road between Tulse Hill and Herne Hill stations

Man left with head injuries after suspected homophobic assault in Charing Cross

Man left with head injuries after suspected homophobic assault in Charing Cross

Two men who shouted homophobic abuse at the man before punching him several times

The incident took place in August

Wandsworth police hunting man who sexually assaulted woman after asking to use her toilet

London man sexually assaulted woman after asking to use her toilet

Man is made to have fled in the direction of nearby Clapham after committing assault

'Government is failing Grenfell Tower fire survivors', says Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

'Government is failing Grenfell Tower fire survivors', says Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

'Government is failing Grenfell Tower fire survivors', says Jeremy Corbyn

The Labour leader released a statement to condemn the Tories for the pace at which they are rehousing victims of the disaster

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

The attacker was kicked repeatedly in the middle of the road (Police handout)

Police appeal after savage attack on cab driver in Sydenham

Police appeal after savage attack on cab driver in Sydenham

Police hunting perpetrators of 'brutal and unprovoked' attack

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017

The investigation revealed the man who was shot had not actually been the intended target of the conspiracy

Four men who shot victim with sawn-off shotgun through letterbox jailed for 100 years

Gang who shot victim with sawn-off shotgun through mailbox jailed for 100 years

Gang foiled because 'assassins' got the wrong man

All four are in custody in south London

Four arrested as part of terrorist fundraising investigation

Four arrested as part of terrorist fundraising investigation

Two 17-year-old boys, a 38-year-old woman and a 50-year-old woman arrested

Number of suspects held in terror investigations rises

UK terror arrests soar to record high as Manchester and London atrocities lead to 54% jump

UK terror arrests soar to record high as 400 suspects held in single year

A total of 400 people were held for terror-related offences in Britain in the year to the end of September

The inquiry found gross misconduct proven

Metropolitan Police constable dismissed for dodging £7 fare

Metropolitan Police constable dismissed for dodging £7 fare

Uzair Siddiqi jumped a train from Surbiton to London Waterloo

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Lily Allen can move in to luxury flat before Christmas after Italian diplomats move out following public dispute

Lily Allen hits back at 'jealous' Daily Mail after being branded a hypocrite over tenancy dispute

Lily Allen hits back at 'jealous' Daily Mail after being branded a hypocrite

The singer had claimed her tenants were refusing to leave the property, leading to a savage article in the Daily Mail

The two men established a 'county line' with Wales

Mahad Yusuf and Fesal Mahamud: London gang members who turned teenage girl into drug mule face jail for human trafficking

London gang members who used teen girl as drug mule guilty of human trafficking

Mahad Yusuf and Fesal Mahamud admitted the charges against them

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Ishmael had over 40 previous convictions

Mark Ishmael: Dumb Burglar jailed after giving himself away in pizza shop

Dumb Burglar jailed after giving himself away in pizza shop

Mark Ishmael accidentally left a stolen phone on, allowing officers to hear that he was in a pizzeria

The package sparked panic this morning

St Paul's station placed in lockdown over 'suspicious package'

St Paul's station placed in lockdown over 'suspicious package'

Police placed busy station in lockdown but incident was a false alarm

Grenfell Tower: Adele backs petition to make fire inquiry panel-led

Grenfell Tower: Adele backs petition to make fire inquiry panel-led

Adele backs petition to make Grenfell Tower fire inquiry panel-led

The singer posted her support on her personal Twitter page

Monday, December 4, 2017

Monday, December 4, 2017

The incident took place on the Jubilee line

Hunt for tube youths who got teenager in a headlock and forced him to apologise for being gay

Teenager brutally forced to apologise for being gay

Police are trying to find two youths in connection to a homophobic attack

Facebook to bring 800 jobs to London as new office opens

Facebook to bring 800 jobs to London as new office opens

Facebook to bring 800 jobs to London as new office opens

The social media giant has opened its biggest base outside of the United States

Friday, December 1, 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017

Donald Trump's UK visit reportedly delayed amid Jayda Fransen retweet furore

Donald Trump's UK visit reportedly delayed amid Jayda Fransen retweet furore

Donald Trump's UK visit reportedly delayed amid Jayda Fransen retweet furore

The US President retweeted anti-Muslim videos posted by the deputy leader of Britain First

'Hitler had the best ovens' - Jewish shop receives 'horrifying' call

'Hitler had the best ovens' - Jewish shop in Stamford Hill receives 'horrifying' call

'Hitler had the best ovens' - Jewish shop receives 'horrifying' call

The shop closed early after receiving the call in north London

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

The victim was in a nearby restaurant at the time of the offence

Police hunting thieves who stole woman's prosthetic legs in Fulham

Police hunting thieves who stole woman's prosthetic legs in Fulham

It is believed that two males on scooters smashed both the car’s passenger-side windows and stole two bags from the backseat - one containing three prosthetic legs and one containing a laptop

Damien Green to meet Scottish Ministers for key Brexit talks

Damian Green to meet Scottish Ministers for key Brexit talks

Damian Green to meet Scottish Ministers for key Brexit talks

The Scottish Government refuses to grant the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill legislative consent

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

The man was arrested just after 11am

Man arrested following armed incident in Hayes

Man arrested following armed incident in Hayes

The man is currently detained at a west London police station and the incident is not being treated as terror-related

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Kasongo was foiled by his own rap video

Kasende Kasongo: Heroin dealer who denied his involvement in gang jailed after YouTube showed him rapping with fellow members

Heroin dealer who denied his involvement in gang foiled by YouTube rap video

Kasende Kasongo tried to claim he had no involvement in the gang, but an unfortunate YouTube video foiled him

Corbyn ally Owen Jones ridiculed the latest claims about Haringey

Corbyn ally Owen Jones ridicules reports of 'aggressive Momentum purge' in Haringey

Corbyn ally Owen Jones ridicules reports of 'aggressive Momentum purge'

Jones says it's 'utterly ludicrous' to suggest moderate Labour councillors are being forced out in Haringey

New evacuation in London as streets around Gherkin cleared

New evacuation in London as streets around Gherkin cleared

Suspicious vehicle thought to have prompted evacuation

Around two hours of police time were wasted by the hoax

Police furious after east London pranksters drop fake body made of toilet roll into Regent's Canal

Police furious after east London pranksters drop fake body into Regent's Canal

Team of marine divers dispatched to drag body out of water - only to find it was made of duvet and toilet rolls

Vinh Van Vu was found guilty of subjecting a schoolgirl to years of abuse

Vinh Van Vu: Manchester paedophile who began sexually abusing girl when she was just seven years old jailed

Manchester paedophile who subject schoolgirl to five-year nightmare jailed

Vu was found guilty of multiple counts of sexual assault and rape on the same victim - a girl under 13

Emma Dent Coad blasts Government over Grenfell Tower failings

Labour MP Emma Dent Coad blasts Government over Grenfell Tower failings

Emma Dent Coad blasts Government over Grenfell Tower failings

The Labour MP for Kensington attacked the Tories in Parliament, saying 'Grenfell Britain' was their only legacy

Monday, November 27, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

John Tomlin: London man melted victims' skin with acid attack

London man melted victims' skin with acid attack

John Tomlin pleads guilty to two offences of grievous bodily harm (GBH) with intent

Friday, November 24, 2017

Friday, November 24, 2017

London man pushed rival into a train 'because he supported West Ham'

London man pushed rival into a train 'because he supported West Ham'

Incident took place in Orpington on November 13

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