Crime & Court

Yesterday, 11:47

Security staff at Arsenal have taken part in the Home Office approved Prevent training programme, where they learnt to spot far right threats on matchdays.

Police are appealing for information after thugs threatened to stab a man on the Victoria line - one of a spate of robberies to plague the capital.

Detectives investigating a series of sexual assaults on buses in north and east London have issued a fresh CCTV image of a man they want to speak to.

Young men with concerns about stop and search tactics are being offered one-to-one meetings teaching them about their rights.

A man is in critical condition after being stabbed in Stroud Green in the early hours of this morning.

Police and the council last week evicted someone who was persistently causing anti-social behaviour in his community.

Neighbours say they are fed up after enduring "years of suffering" thanks to constant anti-social behaviour at the top of Upper Street.

A controversial private contractor is taking the Whittington NHS trust to the High Court next month and it'll be met outside by a vociferous anti-privatisation protest.

An armed mugger has been jailed for 10 years after attempting to rob two Arsenal footballers of luxury watches worth £200,000.

A 21-year-old man has been charged with the murder of father-of-two Zakaria Abukar Sharif Ali outside a Shoreditch bar.

A student filmmaker has described the terrifying moment police marksmen aimed guns at his head while he shot a gangster-inspired project on the streets of Highbury.

A teenager died from suspected anaphylaxis at the Whittington Hospital after her Epi pen "didn't work" and the ambulance took almost an hour to arrive, a court heard today.

Armed police were called to reports of a group of kids carrying a firearm in Highbury this afternoon - but it turned out to be a BB gun.

Police have released CCTV images of a man wanted over a shocking late-night assault on the 210 bus in which the victim had his teeth knocked out.

Police found thousands of pounds worth of drugs and suspected stolen goods after arresting a man in Finsbury Park on Wednesday.

Police have launched a murder investigation after a "flamboyant Arsenal fan" died in a fire at her Finsbury Park flat on Saturday.

A team of mental health professionals who ran a trailblazing therapy service in Holloway Prison and now support women after their release are in desperate need of a new base as demand soars.

A Finsbury Park man who brandished a 17 inch sword after he was involved in a car crash was jailed yesterday.

Police have released an e-fit image of a man they want to find following the attempted rape of a woman in the Cally.

Youngsters armed with machetes brought traffic to a standstill in the Holloway Road at rush hour on Friday evening.

Survivors of child abuse at Islington care homes confronted Dame Margaret Hodge MP at a packed event at University College London.

A disabled pensioner was reunited with his best friend today - after his dog was "stolen" from outside the Whittington Hospital on Friday.

A disabled pensioner had his beloved dog "stolen" while visiting his father at the Whittington Hospital on Friday.

Nando's has been fined more than £700 for dumping rubbish outside its Upper Street eatery.

CCTV has captured the moment an opportunistic thief stole a teenagers bike after it was left outside a Liverpool Road shop for 50 seconds.

A Holloway man has pleaded guilty to perverting the course of justice, after Erik San-Filippo was found dead in a bin in May.

Three men have been charged with causing actual bodily harm (ABH) and affray after an attack on journalist and left-wing activist Owen Jones outside The Lexington pub in Pentonville Road.

A father is "desperately upset" after his daughter's laptop was stolen from their home in Canonbury on the eve of her big presentation.

A young father has been found guilty of attempted murder after repeatedly stabbing a woman while his children slept in the next room.

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of GBH after a man was seriously injured in an attack outside The White Swan pub in Upper Street.

Police raided several alleged brothels in London and Essex and arrested a man on suspicion of human trafficking in Finsbury Park last night.

An Archway man has admitted trying to rob two Arsenal footballers in Platt's Lane, Hampstead.

Only three of the 29 London police stations due to be "disposed of" to raise funds after closing to the public two years ago have been sold, the Gazette can reveal.

A second trustee of Buddhist charity Rigpa Fellowship has been disqualified by the Charity Commission after failing to act on knowledge of serious abuse.

Detectives want to trace this man in connection with a series of sexual assaults on buses in Islington, Hackney.

A cyclist in his sixties suffered a "serious head injury" after being knocked off his bike by a hit and run driver near the top of Crouch Hill on Wednesday.

Two men have been charged over the attempted robbery of a pair of Arsenal footballers in Platt's Lane, Hampstead.

A Buddhist charity in the Caledonian Road remains under investigation following the death last month of its guru founder and the disqualification of an ex-trustee.

Catherine West has called for CCTV, better lighting and more patrols in Finsbury Park after six gym users were robbed by a gang of 16 on Monday last week.

Police believe a hit-and-run driver "deliberately mounted the pavement" and smashed into a pedestrian outside Highbury & Islington station on Saturday morning - weeks before protective bollards are due to be installed.

A hit-and-run driver left a pedestrian with head injuries in Highbury last night.

A gang of thugs robbed burly gym-goers walking through Finsbury Park - threatening to stab them if they didn't hand over their phones.

A scaffolder has been suspended after he shoved a man at a Crouch Hill bus stop yesterday and made crude gestures as the W7 drove off.

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