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Christopher Lombard

On a cold dark December night 20 years ago, doorman Christopher Lombard arrived at work never to return home.

Mr Jordan was given a 14-year ban for misrepresentation. Picture PA

A company director from Woodford Green has been disqualified for misrepresenting the sale of “fancy coloured diamonds”.

Hit and run incidents have risen 27pc in the last five years. Picture: Met

The number of hit and run incidents in the borough has increased by 28per cent in the last five years according to recent data.

Floral tributes on Chigwell Rise for jogger Alex Weatherley who was run down and killed by a driver. He has been sentenced to four years in a youth detention centre.

The teenager who killed a mum-of-two by running her over at 67.5mph during a morning run was sentenced to four years in youth prison this morning.

The Ash Grove hotel in Green Lane, Ilford. Photo: Google Maps

A pub is having its licence reviewed after a man claimed he was held at gun-point and beaten for hours there before having £18,000 stolen.

Matthew Richardson, 23, was sentenced to three years' imprisonment for his part in the stabbing on March 16 2015.

A schoolboy has been convicted for holding back a 13-year-old while his brother stabbed him in the face with a broken bottle.

This man is wanted in connection with allegations of Criminal Damage

Redbridge Police are appealing for help to catch suspected criminals caught on CCTV.

St Barnabas Road, Woodford Green. Photo: Google Maps.

A car chase through Woodford Green yesterday afternoon ended with a teenager being arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and taking a car without consent.

Cristian Nicolaescu, Nicolae Boieru and Alexandra Gyor, all of Sping Gardens, Woodford Green, who have been sentenced for their role in a online shopping scam.

Two men from Woodford Green have been jailed for their role in a gang which used fake Airbnb and Gumtree adverts to scam people of more than £687,000.

Churchfields Junior School, in Churchfields, South Woodford, a woman acted suspiciously while trying to pick up a child from the nursery and infants school. Picture: Google

Redbridge Council has sent out a warning to all of the borough’s schools after a woman behaved suspiciously while trying to pick up a child from Churchfields Nursery.

British Transport Release want to speak to this man in relation to the stabbing at Snaresbrook Tube Station. Picture: BTP

Do you recognise this man? Police want to speak to him after a 50-year-old was knifed at Snaresbrook Underground Station in October.

Police will start the trial in the New Year. Picture Met Police

The Metropolitan Police Service (Met) is carrying out a consultation on piloting spit guards in the borough.

Police have sealed off the area around Costa, The Broadway, Woodford Green, after a stabbing took place.

A minicab driver has described the moment three colleagues rushed to the aid of a woman stabbed at a coffee shop, telling how there was “blood everywhere”.

Imran Khan, pictured with wife Farina Bibi, was the victim of an acid attack in Barking last week.

A dad admits he is “still in shock” after being sprayed with noxious liquid while delivering pizza.

A second young man has been stabbed on the Queen Mary's Gate estate in two weeks. Photo: Google Maps.

A 19-year-old man has been knifed at Queen Mary’s Gate, South Woodford, the second stabbing at the estate in two weeks.

Mr Rashid's property, in Ashgrove Road, has now been targetted by brick thieves three times.

A group of opportunistic thieves who stole hundreds of pounds worth of bricks from front garden walls across the borough in a series of brick thefts earlier this year appear to have returned.

West Ham United's Andy Carroll.

A 21-year-old is to stand trial for an attempted robbery of West Ham United striker Andy Carroll in Chigwell earlier this month.

West Ham United's Andy Carroll.

A 21-year-old man has been charged over the attempted robbery of West Ham United star Andy Carroll in Chigwell earlier this month.

Police appeal for witnesses to A127 collision. Picture Met Police.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and information following a fail to stop collision in Ilford.

Matthew Baker, 28,

The sister of Matthew Baker is accused of keeping him hidden and buying him hair dye to change his appearance after he broke out of Pentonville prison.

Rise of Islamophobia in Redbridge panel: Shenaz Bunglawala, head of research at MEND, Diana Neslen of RECC, Vaseem Ahmed chairman of Redbridge MEND, Sophia Dar, hate crime victim and MP for Ilford North Wes Streeting

Residents battled cold and wet weather to attend a meeting on the Rise of Islamophobia in Redbridge.

Armed police in Elmcroft Avenue, Wanstead, last night. Photo: Michael Begley

Police have been carrying out extra patrols around Elmcroft Avenue, following the armed chase on November 1.

Ziggy Worrell-Owusu, who was stabbed to death in Goodmayes on Thursday.

The distraught family of a teenager stabbed to death in Goodmayes have made an emotional appeal to catch his killer.

Matthew Baker, 28,

One of the two Pentonville prison convicts who escaped on Monday was arrested in Ilford last night, police have said.

Grandfather was mugged after picking up his grandson from a Wanstead nursery

A defiant grandad, who was mugged after collecting his 18-month-old grandson from nursery, refuses to be scared about doing the school run.

A second young man has been stabbed on the Queen Mary's Gate estate in two weeks. Photo: Google Maps.

A young man was rushed to hospital last night after being knifed in a block of flats.

Arrests in Woodford Green (credit: NCA)

The men were among 14 people arrested across the UK as part of a operation targeting people suspected of being involved in international cyber crime.

Ziggy Worrell-Owusu, who was stabbed to death in Goodmayes on Thursday.

Tributes have poured in for 19-year-old Ziggy Worrell-Owusu as the officer leading the investigation into Ziggy’s death has appealed to party guests to hand over any photos or videos they may have.

West Ham United's Andy Carroll.

Hammers manager Slaven Bilic says that the West Ham striker is ok after his confrontation with armed motorcyclists

Matthew Richardson, 23, was sentenced to three years' imprisonment for his part in the stabbing on March 16 2015.

A non-league footballer has been ordered to pay almost £1,300 for spitting at Sudbury Town supporters and hitting a steward after being sent off for elbowing the team’s centre-half.

West Ham United player Andy Carroll        Picture: PA/Anthony Devlin

A West Ham United footballer was chased by motorcyclists claiming to be armed while driving near the club’s training ground.

There are more police patrols around Wanstead High School this week as pupils are being 'targeted' by muggers. Picture: Google

Police have mounted extra patrols near Wanstead High School this week, after a series of muggings where robbers reportedly targeted students.

Armed police in Elmcroft Avenue, Wanstead, last night. Photo: Michael Begley

Children were forced to hide in their bedrooms for hours as armed police searched their home during a dramatic chase for suspects – reportedly holding a gun.

Armed police in Elmcroft Avenue, Wanstead, last night. Photo: Michael Begley

Armed police officers chased and arrested two boys, aged 16 and 17, following a car crash last night.

Ziggy Worrell-Owusu, who was stabbed to death in Goodmayes on Thursday.

A 17-year-old has been arrested in connection with a murder investigation after a 19-year-old was stabbed to death in Goodmayes last week.

Stephen Ackerman

A man who targeted Premier League footballers in a bogus scam involving fake luxury Christmas hampers has been found guilty.

St Gabriel's Church, Aldersbrook Road. Wanstead.

A man allegedly exposed himself in residents’ gardens, outside St Gabriel’s Church in Wanstead.

Snaresbrook Station, where a 50-year-old man was stabbed after an argument with some youths. Picture: Tom Page/CC

Police are appealing for information after a group of teenagers knifed a 50-year-old man in the leg at Snaresbrook Underground station.

Ziggy Worrell-Owusu, who was stabbed to death in Goodmayes on Thursday.

Detectives have issued a further appeal for witnesses following the fatal stabbing of a 19-year-old man in Goodmayes on Thursday.

Ziggy Owusu

A 19-year-old stabbed to death in Goodmayes yesterday was a “good guy” who was trying to break up a fight, friends have said.

Redbridge Council enforcement officers handling evidence. Picture: Ajay Nair

Redbridge Council is seeking to ban street urination, aggressive begging and “badly organised public events” in three areas in the borough.

A police officer has denied 12 fraud charges.

A Redbridge police constable and former union representative has denied 12 charges of fraud.

Police at the scene of Ziggy's death last month. Picture: Ken Mears

A murder investigation has been launched after a teenager was knifed to death in the early hours of this morning.

Police at the scene of a stabbing which happened after midnight in Goodmayes Road, Goodmayes. Picture: Ken Mears

A 19-year-old man has died after being stabbed in the early hours of this morning.

Do you know who suspect one is? All pictures: Met Police

Detectives are appealing for help to identify four men they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary in Goodmayes.

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