A film about former East End gangster and Kray twins hitman Fred Forman has had its premiere screening at the East End Film Festival. Fred, now a reformed character, tells Emma Bartholomew about being a 'respectable' criminal.
Sentencing of a "dangerous" addict who dragged a 92-year-old woman along the pavement during a robbery has been delayed for a sixth time - because one judge didn't want to "go behind the back" of another.
Sentencing of a "dangerous" addict who dragged a 92-year-old woman along the pavement during a robbery has been delayed for a fifth time - because there are no beds for him at the psychiatric hospital he will be treated at.
Detectives investigating the murder of Marvin Couson - who died 13 years after he was shot in Shoreditch - believe he might have been an innocent victim in a dispute between rival criminal gangs from London and Birmingham.
A "dangerous and violent" man who has been missing from the John Howard Centre medium secure unit since May is now wanted for questioning by police over the violent robbery of a frail 92-year-old woman in Hoxton last week.
The future of a wall for street artists - which is known the world over and has raised over £100,000 for charity - is in jeopardy, as The Stage development draws closer to completion. EMMA BARTHOLOMEW finds out more about the Shoreditch Art Wall.