The Metropolitan Police is targeting youth knife crime through its specialist Operation Sceptre taskforce. EMMA YOULE asks why knife attacks on under-25s are peaking in Redbridge and across the capital - and finds out what the force is doing to tackle this
A former-gang member who was stabbed as a teenager and went on to transform his life speaks to EMMA YOULE about the impact of rising knife attacks on young people in Redbridge, in the first of a special series on knife crime
With beds in domestic violence refuges massively oversubcribed and the council cutting funds, investigations journalist EMMA YOULE discovers hundreds of battered women in Redbridge are being housed in B&Bs
The police officer in charge of tackling acid attacks in Redbridge and across the capital this week called for the sale of strong corrosives to be licensed - and tougher sentences for those carrying them.