Crime & Court

Monday, January 19, 2015

A man who was caught filming another man using the toilets at Liverpool Street station had a sick stash of animal porn on his phone, police discovered.

Je Suis Charlie graffiti in Sclater Street, Shoreditch

Tower Hamlets Council fell silent on Thursday as a show of solidarity with people in France after the murder of 12 people in Paris by Islamist gunmen.

Ahmed, Samuel and Sayid were all jailed yesterday

Three teenage robbers who threw a casino worker to the ground in an armed raid in Bethnal Green have been jailed for a total of 25 years.

Ian Young, Joe Lillington and Desmond Lillington

A man from Poplar has been jailed for his part in an attack with baseball bats on a crowded train.

Joel Adesina died three hours after being stabbed

A 20-year-old was arrested today on suspicion of murdering teenager Joel Adesina in Bethnal Green.

Sidney Street in Whitechapel [Google images]

An appeal for witnesses has begun following a suspected murder just 90 minutes into the New Year in London’s East End.

Andy Prokopp and report of Joel Adesina's stabbing on Advertiser front page on December 11

Pensioner Andy Prokopp has begun a campaign to get first aid on schools’ national curriculum after the killing of a 15-year-old on the streets of London’s East End and the violent death of his own teenage nephew who were both stabbed.

Whitechapel's Denning Point in Commercial Street, near Petticoat Lane [Google Maps]

A man appears in court today charged with the murder of a woman in a high rise tower block near Petticoat Lane in London’s East End.

Joel Adesina was stabbed on December 5 in Padbury Court off Bethnal Green Road

A 20-year-old man charged with the fatal stabbing of Dagenham teenager Joel Adesina has appeared at the Old Bailey.

Joel Adesina was stabbed on December 5 in Padbury Court off Bethnal Green Road

A 20-year-old man will today appear in court charged with murdering Dagenham teenager Joel Adesina.

Joel Adesina died three hours after a street fight in Bethnal Green

Two more people were arrested yesterday on suspicion of murdering Dagenham teenager Joel Adesina in Bethnal Green.

Charges after police arrests

Four men from east London have appeared in court with two others on charges involving terrorism or fraud after their arrests at the port of Dover or raids on their homes.

Joel Adesina died three hours after a street fight in Bethnal Green

A 20-year-old man was arrested yesterday over the stabbing of Dagenham teenager Joel Adesina in Bethnal Green.

A man from Shadwell is among six appearing at Westminster Magistrates’ Court today charged with terrorism and fraud offences.

Tragic spot in late-night off-license where Joel Adesina collapsed

Detectives investigating the murder of schoolboy Joel Adesina in east London have released details today of two more arrests.

Joel Adesina died three hours after a street fight in Berthnal Green

Detectives investigating the stabbing of schoolboy Joel Adesina in London’s East End last night arrested a woman on ‘suspicion of murder’.

Witnesses are urged to come forward

A man is being held in custody over the violent rape of a young woman in Poplar.

police tape

Police have today formally identified the schoolboy murdered in London’s East End during as street clash on Friday night.

A 15-year-old boy died after being stabbed in a suspected fight between two groups of teenagers in Bethnal Green Road.

Abu Rumaysah with a rifle and his 'newborn' Photo: Twitter

An Islamist who marched in Brick Lane against the sale of alcohol is believed to have joined Islamic State terrorists in the Middle East.

Warrants have been granted to further detain two men arrested in east London on Monday and three others following a counter terrorism operation carried out by the Met and Kent police forces.

Nurtured plants found growing in council flat in London's East End

These may look like cuttings from a pleasant little garden—but they turn out to be plants seized by police from a suspected cannabis ‘factory’ they stumbled on in London’s East End today.

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.

Ty Padmore

A teenager from Bethnal Green has been jailed for 14 years for attempted murder after stabbing two men in a brutal attack.

Jailed and banned from Underground... sex pest Mohibur Rahman

A man who sexually assaulted the same woman passenger twice on the London Underground has been jailed for eight months and banned from the Central Line in the rush-hour for five years.

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