Crime & Court

Wed, 16:47

The driver who killed an Islington teacher when he jumped a red light has failed to overturn the 10-year driving ban imposed on him because he “presents a real risk” for other road users.

London’s Air Ambulance landed in Arundel Square this afternoon to transport an injured man to hospital.

The police watchdog has launched an investigation into whether the use of force and stop and search were appropriate when two  Met police officers made an arrest in Finsbury Park last month.

A man suffered a head injury in a fight near Finsbury Park and had to be taken to hospital.

A man is recovering in hospital after being stabbed in Junction Road.

A convicted football hooligan has been sentenced to two years and eight months in prison after an Islington pub attack on Guardian columnist Owen Jones.

Camden and Islington’s top cop has said that, at this stage, his officers won’t be policing the compulsory wearing of masks in shops.

A recovering alcoholic has accused Islington Council of offering to house her alongside current drinkers and putting her at risk of relapse.

An Islington woman who lost thousands in a scam is speaking up to warn others of the tactics involved.

The lawyer for a man arrested as a police officer knelt on his neck - in events which “mirror exactly what happened to George Floyd” - has called for a formal apology from the Met.

The Met has referred itself to the police watchdog after a video of an arrest in Finsbury Park emerged on social media which it said appears to “look very concerning”.

A survivor of childhood abuse at an Islington children’s home is set to receive a £35,000 payout from the council.

Two more men have been charged with the murder of Imani Allaway-Muir after he was shot dead in Roman Way.

Another two men have been arrested after a fatal shooting in Islington.

Police are appealing for information and witnesses after two men were shot in Islington.

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a man in connection with two sexual offences.

An action plan to tackle anti-social behaviour around Finsbury Park is in the pipeline.

Islington college students teamed up with university researchers to study the trust issues between young people and the police.

The victim of the fatal shooting in Roman Way has been named by police as 22-year-old Imani Allaway-Muir.

A man was shot dead in Islington in broad daylight this afternoon.

A man has been convicted of sexually assaulting a university student while he was wearing a dress and a silver wig.

A High Court judge has ruled that Islington Council did not properly notify a homeless man when terminating his temporary accommodation.

A teenager stabbed in Highbury in the early hours of Tuesday morning has been discharged from hospital.

Politicians and community leaders have spoken out against the “systemic racial injustices and hatred that blights our communities” on the third anniversary of the Finsbury Park terror attack.

A teenager has been arrested after a moped drove down the wrong side of the road and nearly collided with a lorry, sparking a high-speed police chase.

Men from Hackney, Camden and Islington have been charged in connection with a fatal stabbing.

A young woman has admitted helping a close friend accused over a fatal nightclub stabbing in Shoreditch.

A “career criminal” from Islington has had his jail sentence for attempting to rob two Arsenal stars in Hampstead reduced to six years.

A man was injured in Finsbury Park on Friday June 5.

An Islington nurse has set up a bike-sharing initiative to help key workers and NHS staff travel safely during the Covid-19 pandemic.

An elderly woman who was in a critical condition after an alleged “domestic incident” is now stable and her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Islington’s top cop says the coronavirus crisis will not stop police tracing a man wanted in connection to a fatal stabbing in Finsbury Park.

A teenager is in a “critical” condition after being stabbed in Islington this evening.

Islington’s top cop has urged everyone to stay home or abide by social distancing rules over the bank holiday weekend so his officers can focus on tackling violent crime.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm (GBH) after someone was slashed in Finsbury Park on Wednesday, May 20.

The senior coroner covering Inner North London is under fire over her treatment of the family of a Rabbi who died of coronavirus – with the Adath Yisroel Burial Society which manages a large number of Jewish funerals in north London considering legal action.

Two Hackney men have been sentenced after a 20-year-old was stabbed to death at a New Year’s Eve party in Islington.

Three north London men have been jailed after admitting to a £20,000 burglary in Barnet last November.

Police are appealing for information after an altercation ended with a “firearm being discharged” in Highbury on Sunday.

Detectives are appealing for information after a man was found collapsed in a “critical condition” in Hoxton.

The case of a man accused of killing his elderly Tufnell Park neighbour during lockdown has come before the Old Bailey.

A man has been charged with murder after a pensioner died in a property in Dalmeny Road, N7 on Monday evening.

A murder investigation is underway after a pensioner was found dead in Tufnell Park yesterday.

A weapon-wielding mob brawled outside a petrol station in Hornsey Rise on April 26 – and police are appealing for witnesses and potential victims to come forward.

Police have released E-fits of two men they want to speak after a man was conned into handing over more than £100,000 of life savings – and say they could have scammed others in north London.

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