Crime & Court

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A credit card fraudster has been jailed for two years for scamming small businesses out of £45,000 of bathroom tiles, washing machines and alloy wheels.

An Ilford man who was a part of “an international organised crime group” has been jailed for eight months for perverting the course of justice.

Traffic police were issued body-worn video (BWV) cameras as part of the Met’s largest camera roll-out yet.

A review is set to take place into how authorities dealt with the recent terror attacks in the UK, the home secretary has announced.

The man brutally attacked in Eton Road on Monday was “shot six times”, according to the chairman of the Muslim Community Centre, yet still survived.

Concerns about prostitution along Ilford Lane saw fed-up residents hold a public meeting in the midst of where the criminal behaviour occurs.

A man who was stabbed in the neck in broad daylight was saved when police officers walked out of a shop just metres away from the incident.

A doorman and former bodyguard to the stars was stabbed to death outside his home by two machete-wielding teenagers on a moped, a court has heard.

A man “bleeding heavily” fled into a mosque for help after being shot and stabbed in a residential Ilford street this afternoon.

Police will be carrying out extra patrols around mosques in Redbridge in the wake of the horrific terror attack in north London.

The final three men arrested by detectives investigating the London Bridge terror attack have been released without charge.

Three males – including two teenagers – are due to stand trial tomorrow in connection with the fatal stabbing of a bouncer metres from his house.

An Ilford pharmacist who stole almost £5,000 worth of prescription drugs from pharmacies in Havering and Dagenham, which he then sold on the street, has been jailed.

A 22-year-old woman has admitted hiding her brother at her Ilford home after he made a daring escape from Pentonville prison in November.

A teenager arrested in Barking in connection with the London Bridge terror attack is to remain in police custody after a warrant for further detention was granted.

Inquests into the deaths of eight people killed in the London Bridge terror attacks are set to open at Southwark Coroner’s Court today and tomorrow.

A cemetery bench has been installed in memory of a bouncer who was stabbed to death metres from his house.

Detectives investigating the London Bridge attack have made two more arrests.

Met police have made 25 hate crime arrests in the capital since the London Bridge terror attack on Saturday.

A teenager has been found guilty of sexually abusing a boy aged four.

It is thought one of the London Bridge attackers tried to radicalise young people in Redbridge and police are talking to schools in the borough.

Detectives investigating the London Bridge terrorist attack have confirmed three men arrested in Ilford on Wednesday are still being held under terrorism legislation.

Kacey Adams, of Covert Road and his accomplice Daniel Wallace, of St Mary’s, Barking, were originally given three life sentences with a minimum term of 12 and a half years earlier this year.

The London Bridge attackers were filmed laughing, joking and hugging outside a gym in Ilford as they plotted their rampage just five days before the attack.

Police have raided a third Ilford house in three days, metres from a gym where it is believed the London Bridge attackers met before the terrorist assault.

Detectives investigating the London Bridge terror attack made three more arrests and carried out two more searches in Ilford late last night.

A road in Ilford has been cordoned off as officers from the Met Police’s Counter Terrorism Command investigating the London Bridge terror attack search a property.

A 19-year-old man has been charged with carrying three knives on a bus in Barking Road.

The third London Bridge terrorist to be identified, Youssef Zaghba, is thought to have lived in Ilford.

After the revelation that two of the London Bridge terror attackers came from Barking, the Met have revealed that the third man shot dead by police was also from east London.

One of the three men who carried out the terrorist attacks on London Bridge trained at a fitness centre in Ilford Lane.

A 36 year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder in Goodmayes after a 54-year-old man was found battered to death next to a burnt out car last week.

Two more addresses – one in Newham and another in Dagenham - are being investigated by police in connection with the London Bridge terror attack.

Armed police have raided several flats in Barking today in connection with the London Bridge terror attack.

A man has been sentenced for perverting the course of justice after falsely blaming three innocent people for speeding who were then all summonsed to court.

A murder investigation has been launched after a man’s body found by a burned out car in Goodmayes.

On a balmy summer day last year, families ran for their lives after hearing two gunshots ring out across Loxford Park in Ilford.

Three people, including an Ilford man, were today found guilty of conspiring to rob a pensioner at his home, with a fourth person previously having pleaded guilty.

An Ilford man is facing jail after he was found guilty of attempted murder when he shot a 22-year-old man in the back outside Loxford Park.

Jurors in the trial of the Loxford Park shooting are set to begin their considerations imminently.

A defendant accused of assisting a gunman after he shot and wounded a 22-year-old man in the back told the court that he had nothing to do with the shooting.

A man who ran a string of brothels, trafficked women and controlled their profiles on adult websites has been jailed.

A fraudster who was jailed for a £5million VAT scam must sell his home, luxury cars, and expensive watches.

This is the moment a 58-year-old man was ambushed in Ilford by a motorcycle gang.

A 19-year-old who shot and critically wounded a man in front of terrified witnesses says he was acting in self defence, a court heard.

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