A teenager has been stabbed in Mile End Park in a suspected robbery.

The fifth man involved in a massive £35 million land banking scam run from Canary Wharf has been jailed for seven-and-a-half years.

Thousands campaigners are converging on east London this afternoon for a rally calling for a People’s Vote on Brexit ahead of Tuesday’s crucial vote in Parliament.

A detective based at Tower Hamlets has been dismissed from the Met Police after being arrested and convicted of assault.

A new action plan is being put together to make children safer from street crime and lift families out of poverty in the East End, Tower Hamlets Council’s second youth summit heard.

A Rainbows and Brownies group in Stepney were terrorised by a gang of youths throwing fireworks into the church.

The O’s had a record crowd at home two weekends ago, but will aim to find a winning goal this time around

Police have arrested 20 people and seized weapons including a handgun, sword and a hunting knife during dawn raids across east London today.

Stop and search powers could be increased to help police officers prevent acid attacks.

Detectives have concluded an investigation into allegations relating to the corrupt Tower Hamlets’ 2014 mayoral election.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in to the Advertiser this week.

A schoolboy has become the latest stabbing victim after being attacked in Bromley-by-Bow last night.

Police investigating the burglary of a Whitechapel family home by men demanding cash and gold have made an arrest.

A family in Whitechapel was threatened with knives and machetes in their home by burglars demanding cash and gold, police said.

A man has been injured after being trapped under a cement mixer in Bethnal Green.

The Met Police commissioner recently said it would be naive to suggest reducing the number of police officers hasn’t had an impact on crime.

Investigators probing corruption, fraud and bribery in the overturned 2014 Tower Hamlets council election that brought down Lutfur Rahman are gathering fresh evidence previously “overlooked by the police”, it has emerged this week.

A housing estate manager in Aldgate with passion for bringing people together has been awarded the British Empire Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours, announced this-evening.

The lives of eight people killed during the London Bridge terror attack have been remembered one year on.

London Assembly member for City and East, Unmesh Desai, has condemned homophobia and transphobia in Tower Hamlets.

The new cabinet appointed by Tower Hamlets Mayor John Biggs after Labour’s landslide victory has been drawn up to keep sweeping the board clean after the previous corrupt administration he took over three years ago.

Allegations of council election staff “making up the rules” during the Tower Hamlets local election count which almost cost the Tory opposition leader his seat are being sent to the Electoral Commission.

The Lutfur Rahman era of corrupt town hall politics is finally over with Labour’s landslide at the polls wiping out all but one of the last traces of his half decade running Tower Hamlets as an all-powerful ‘emperor’ mayor.

Robbery, sexual offences and violent crime have risen, according to Met Police crime figures.

Reports of the recent rise of violent crime in London have been deeply concerning.

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