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A man who was bottled for confronting a teen “taking a dump” on his Balls Pond Road doorstep now has the Mayor of London in his corner.

Up to 100 children looted cheap sweets from a supermarket off Stroud Green Road and threw missiles at cars in the early hours of Sunday morning.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing a cat in Highbury last month.

Burglars ransacked an elderly woman’s Highbury home – and she was left “shivering” in her garden for five hours waiting for the police to arrive.

Holloway Fire Station opened its doors to the public at the weekend so people could come and meet firefighters and cops from their area.

A homeless army veteran from Holloway who is part of the Windrush generation has told of his battle for an ID card and benefits – after the government dubbed him an “illegal immigrant” and drove him into hiding.

Some of the busiest roads in Islington will become 20mph zones between now and 2024 after a Transport for London shake-up led by Sadiq Khan was announced today.

The town hall has promised to consider a zebra crossing at a “dangerous” crossroads after a campaigner complained she was being ignored.

The people of Islington have spoken, writes Cllr Tricia Clarke, St George’s ward.

In news that will surprise no one, London’s two worst affected roads for moped crime are in... Islington.

Suspected human bones have been found in an Old Street estate.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 20-year-old was knifed to death in Finsbury Park..

A man has been jailed after threatening to stab a member of staff at Archway tube station.

As a resident close to the development, writes James Grierson, Islington, full address supplied, I can say that the regeneration of King’s Cross has been a fantastic thing (“King’s Cross is now ‘vital piece’ of London economy after regeneration, concludes study paid for by developers”, Gazette, December 12).

MP David Lammy has accused Haringey Council and the Met Police of being “incapable of helping” two women sleeping rough under the Stroud Green Road bridge.

The town hall has already begun talks about buying Holloway police station to build affordable homes.

Four hundred people crowded outside Finsbury Park Mosque tonight for a vigil in the wake of the Seven Sisters Road terrorist attack.

Seven people have died and more than 40 are injured following an attack on London Bridge last night that police are treating as a terrorist incident.

Big win for Islington Warthogs

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Met Police 64 Islington Police Warthogs 94

The family of a young woman who killed herself have accused police of failing to properly investigate a disturbing DVD on assisted suicide found in her flat – and called for the case to be reopened.

The police officers involved in the pursuit of Henry Hicks in the lead up to his death face losing their jobs if allegations of gross misconduct against them are proven.

The family of Henry Hicks last night demanded answers from Met Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe after it emerged during a heated public meeting that the officers involved in his death will not face charges.

There are fears for the safety of an alleged Pembury Boys gang member when he is called to give evidence about his rivals at the inquest of shooting victim Joseph Burke-Monerville.

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