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Crime & Court

Fri, 17:13

Cops have made two arrests in connection with the fatal stabbing of a 25-year-old man in Tufnell Park on Tuesday.

Two people were injured after a gunman opened fire in Essex Road last night.

Wireless Festival chiefs face a battle to stay in Finsbury Park after Haringey Council announced a licence review will take place next month.

A reward of £10,000 is being offered for information into the 2013 disappearance of Kilburn man Robert Duff – who police believe may have been murdered.

A murder investigation has been launched after a 25-year-old man was stabbed to death in Tufnell Park last night.

Senior coroner Mary Hassell has today unveiled the new policy that will dictate how her office decides which deaths to deal with first.

Two men have been arrested after a fight outside Finsbury Park tube station saw a man taken to hospital in the early hours of this morning.

A father says people keep breaking into his block of flats to take heroin – and he claims they’re connected to ongoing anti-social behaviour issues at the Holloway Morrisons.

A prolific burglar from the Cally who raided a host of pubs and bars over a two-month spree has been jailed.

A Holloway supermarket has acknowledged it has a problem with anti-social behaviour after complaints about drug use on its premises.

Police have released a CCTV image of a man wanted over the theft of a cat in Canonbury.

A cyclist is in hospital with serious injuries after a hit and run crash in Canonbury this weekend.

Detectives investigating a stabbing in King’s Cross that left a teenager fighting for his life have made two arrests.

Council workers coming to work under the influence of drugs and alcohol could be partly to blame for a £2million hole in Islington’s budget, the council’s crime chief claimed this week.

A teenager is fighting for his life after being stabbed in King’s Cross last night.

A “happy-go-lucky teenager” who attended Islington Arts and Media school fell from her fourth-storey bedroom window and died in a horrific accident, a coroner today ruled.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman was stabbed in Caledonian Road.

A teenager has been extradited from Spain and charged with murdering Nashon Esbrand.

A 16-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in a Stroud Green park yesterday afternoon.

Neighbours have paid tribute to the “wonderful and caring” mother whose death seven weeks after a Finsbury Park flat fire has triggered a homicide investigation.

A young woman was injured in an alleged attack at Caledonian Road and Barnsbury station last night.

A 47-year-old man caught with a kitchen knife at Finsbury Park station after getting into an argument has been jailed for four months.

A neighbour today paid tribute to the “kind and sensitive” mother who has died from burns sustained in a Finsbury Park flat fire.

Emily Thornberry today said Islington’s HMP Pentonville is “a disgrace to civilised society” that should be bulldozed and replaced with smaller, modern prisons in central London.

Disgusted parents on Finsbury’s King Square Estate have stopped letting their kids play on its children’s play area because someone in their block keeps hurling poo and glass onto it.

A Cally man who made explosive devices and killer knives in his home has been jailed for 18 months.

A young man has “potentially life-threatening” injuries after being stabbed in Archway last night.

“Gutted” kids at a Stroud Green primary school were left empty-handed when their yearbooks failed to turn up – due to a dispute between parents and the printing company.

A man in his 40s is in hospital after being stabbed in Stroud Green this morning.

A mother and her three young kids are devastated after their pet chihuahua was shot dead in a Canonbury garden yesterday afternoon.

Extra security in Hackney’s streets over the Wireless weekend left Islington’s Finsbury Park community having to contend with hundreds of drunk, noisy festivalgoers, the council has said.

A “tormented” bereaved mother has urged witnesses to come forward after the case against her son’s suspected killer collapsed due to a lack of evidence.

A 61-year-old carer died of a brain haemorrhage 24 hours after being attacked while at work, a post-mortem has found.

The manslaughter of a Holloway teen by his flatmate in unregulated supported housing has exposed a black hole in how social services are regulated, according to health chiefs.

The mother of a City and Islington College student who vanished 10 years ago has spoken of her immeasurable loss and claimed cops should have acted sooner when he was reported missing.

A 90-year-old man is fighting for his life after a hit-and-run crash involving a moped in Finsbury last night.

A man is in hospital with serious injuries after being attacked while trying to break up a fight.

An audacious letting agent that lied about working with Islington Council to provide social housing is now £6,000 worse off.

A blind man stabbed repeatedly and left for dead in his Upper Holloway home believes justice has been done after his attacker – who he had known for decades – was jailed for 20 years.

Survivors of abuse in Islington’s children’s homes are crowdfunding legal costs for a possible court case against Islington Council – in case it refuses the compensation scheme proposed by their lawyers.

A teenager is in a “stable condition” in hospital after being stabbed in a Highbury street yesterday evening.

Neighbours have described the terrifying moment a man was shot on Highbury Fields – moments before a “huge crowd” tore up the tarmac to escape police.

A 20-year-old man who roamed the streets on the back of a moped, targeting people to steal their mobile phones, has been jailed.

A teenager is in hospital with gunshot wounds following a shooting in Highbury on Wednesday night – the second in 24 hours and Islington’s third in four days.

Two babyfaced teenagers have been jailed for a combined three years over a 10-minute moped robbery spree in central London.

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