Armed police descended on Holloway Road this morning after a man was seen waving a "large knife or machete" in the street before entering a flat.

Police are appealing for help in tracking down a man missing from Islington.

Police have played down fears about a "fake snack bar" being sold to kids in Islington that causes them to be "violently sick and have severe hallucinations".

A former Islington cop who confronted a gun-wielding man in a hospital is one of three officers nominated for the Met's Bravery Award.

A male was bottled in the head and taken to hospital after a mass brawl between up to 30 young people erupted in Cally this evening.

Ambulance staff lodged a complaint with the Metropolitan Police in the aftermath of a fatal high-speed pursuit, an inquest heard.

Two men are in hospital after being stabbed near Finsbury Park station last night.

Two people have been injured after a car hit a woman on the pavement before crashing into an estate agent's in Archway this morning.

A global "investment" scheme that targeted the Muslim community over two years has left some people claiming to be thousands of pounds out of pocket.

Police have launched a murder enquiry after a fatal fire at Highgate Mental Health Centre in Dartmouth Park Hill.

A man was taken to hospital today after being found with "slash injuries" in Green Lanes.

The 17-year-old with a "cheeky little brother grin" who was stabbed to death in Caledonian Road last night has been named in the community as Nedim Bilgin.

A 17-year-old has been stabbed to death in the Cally this evening.

Armed police with helicopter support arrested a man in Islington on Saturday in connection with a pistol-whipping and robbery in Kilburn on New Years' Day.

Two teenagers were hospitalised with slash wounds after a dawn attack in City Road on Sunday.

A man in his 70s died after collapsing in Holloway Road pub Tommy Flynn's on Friday night.

A teenager was stabbed off the Holloway Road this afternoon.

A young man is in seriously injured after being stabbed multiple times in Homerton this morning.

A boy was stabbed in broad daylight at an Archway park this afternoon.

Seven men have been arrested after a brawl on Seven Sister Road left "a shed load of blood over the pavement" this morning.

A man collapsed in the Finsbury Park Travelodge after being stabbed last night.

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.

Neighbours described the "heartbreaking" moment an 18-year-old was stabbed in Canonbury last night - his attacker is still at large.

A man was stabbed in Clerkenwell last night - and neighbours from a nearby estate say they saw a group of men with knives prior to the attack.

Two Islington police officers were stabbed after being called to a fight at a flat in Liverpool Road last night, with two more also injured in the attack.

If you think it's a bit weird that we've written about the conviction of two paedophiles without printing their faces, you're quite right.

A 12-year-old cyclist was seriously injured by a hit-and-run collision in Holloway on Saturday.

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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.

A cyclist in her 30s is fighting for her life after a collision with a cement mixer at Old Street roundabout this afternoon.

A stab victim is in hospital after an attack in Hornsey Road this afternoon.

Violent crime in Finsbury Park has fallen since police raided a drug den surrounded by signs telling the long arm of the law to "keep out".

A young woman has died after "becoming ill" at Wireless on Sunday - the second of this year's festivalgoers to die.

A conman from Highbury has been jailed for his part in tricking elderly and vulnerable people into withdrawing money.

The closure of Holloway Road M&S is another nail in the coffin for the "vibrant Nags Head", writes Franie McAllan.

A man aged 95 has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a carer died from head injuries while working at Holloway's Ringcross Estate.

A man has been arrested over the crash in Finsbury Park yesterday that left a 26-year-old fighting for his life.

Islington's gang unit has been singled out for praise by Scotland Yard after its work helped buck the trend of rising knife crime in London.

Police have released images of a man who is fighting for his life in hospital after being found collapsed in Holloway Road, in the hope that someone will recognise him.

The two police officers driving the cars chasing Lewis Johnson before he crashed his Vespa and died in Clapton Common will not face charges, the Gazette can reveal.

A police manhunt is underway for a 21-year-old with links to Islington who failed to turn up to court on seven charges of robbery.

Detectives investigating a fatal stabbing at a New Year's house party in Islington have arrested a man on suspicion of murder.

Islington and Camden police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing 86-year-old man who skipped a dose of insulin.

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