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KNIFE CRIME

Prisoners at Pentonville have spoken of their traumatic knife crime experiences and offered advice to gang imperilled young people in a new podcast.

Police investigating the killing of an Islington teen in Camden on Monday night have confirmed he was chased by a "number of suspects" and stabbed "a number of times".

Three men were stabbed and another nearly lost his finger during a huge fight in Finsbury Square last night.

The mother of fatally stabbed Canonbury dad Jonathon "JJ" McPhillips confronted the man acquitted of his murder at a tense inquest in the Old Bailey today.

Police officers swooped on a vehicle they believed to be carrying weapons in Caledonian Road last night.

A Holloway man who stabbed a young mother in broad daylight in front of her three-year-old son has pleaded guilty to wounding with intent to do GBH.

Homerton drill rapper Unknown T has appeared in court charged with murdering Steven Narvaez-Jara at a New Year's party in Old Street.

The "evil" man who killed Muswell Hill mum-of-one Cathy Burke a month before murdering Stroud Green woman Iuliana Tudos in Finsbury Park has been handed his second life sentence.

Two Homerton men - including drill rapper Unknown T - have been charged with the murder of Steven Narvaez-Jara at an Old Street house party on New Year's Day 2018.

A large gang of men brandishing "machetes" chased another group of people through the streets of Canonbury on Saturday, the Gazette understands.

A Holloway councillor will raise the blight of knife crime in Islington when she attends an international peace charities summit in Switzerland today (Thu) until Sunday.

Four young men have been found guilty of violent disorder after an alleged gang fight where a young man was stabbed in St John Street in October.

One man was shot and another was stabbed in the Finsbury Park area last night.

A man in his 60s was stabbed off Fonthill Road on Saturday evening.

A 53-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of GBH with intent after a man was stabbed in his St John Street home yesterday.

A teenager was fighting for his life after being stabbed in Goswell Road on Friday evening.

Police have charged a man with grievous bodily harm (GBH) and possession of an offensive weapon following an incident in Tufnell Park on Sunday.

A teenager was slashed across the face during a fracas in Tufnell Park this afternoon - but his condition is "not life-threatening".

Police have charged a man after a mother was stabbed in broad daylight while pushing her sleeping toddler in a buggy.

Police have arrested a man in connection to the brutal stabbing of a Holloway mother in front of her three-year-old son.

A young mum was stabbed in the leg in front of her three-year-old son in a "broad daylight, targeted and totally unprovoked attack" in Holloway on Friday.

A teenager was shot and stabbed off Seven Sisters Road this afternoon - and he's suffering from "potentially life-changing injuries".

A man was "slashed" in Seven Sisters Road last night.

The hoax 999 caller who carried out a "terrifying" kitchen knife attack against police officers in Liverpool Road has been jailed for 15 years.

Islington and Camden's highest ranking police officer makes difficult decisions "every day" about which crimes to investigate due to budget cuts.

A teenager was stabbed near Highbury Fields yesterday afternoon.

Dozens of cops were mobilised to Caledonian Road last night after a group of men were reportedly seen brandishing knives.

The heartbroken family of a biochemist who was fatally stabbed in Tufnell Park have slammed the justice system after the man who admitted inflicting the fatal wound was convicted of robbery.

A woman was arrested on suspicion of carrying an offensive weapon and assaulting a police officer in Holloway Road last night.

An Elthorne youth worker who lives yards away from the spot a teenager was stabbed in on Monday is premiering his new anti-knife crime movie this week.

A man has been stabbed in Blackstock Road, Finsbury Park.

A witness to a huge brawl between armed teenagers in an Archway street says she thought someone was going to be killed.

The driver of a car full of cannabis and huge knives led police on a chase along Hornsey Road before crashing their car last night.

The teenage boys stabbed in Holloway last night are no longer in a critical condition, police have said.

Two teenage boys are fighting for their lives in hospital after they were stabbed within minutes of each other in Holloway this evening.

Detectives investigating the murder of father-of-five Steven Brown in Stoke Newington have made an 11th arrest.

A man who carried out a fatal "zombie knife" drugs robbery in Tufnell Park has been jailed for 12 years.

Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of father-of-five Steve Brown in Stoke Newington are renewing their appeal for information after nine people they arrested were all released.

The family of Stoke Newington stabbing victim Steve Brown have paid tribute to him, saying he was a "jolly person who was always laughing".

The victim of a fatal stabbing in Stoke Newington yesterday evening has been named locally as Steve Brown.

A murder investigation has been launched after a man in his 30s was stabbed to death in Stoke Newington this evening.

A hoax 999 caller who attacked police officers with a kitchen knife on the steps of a Liverpool Road address was today convicted of grievous bodily harm (GBH) at the Old Bailey.

A student police cadet led an anti-knife crime march through the streets of Islington.

A man was stabbed in King's Cross in the early hours of Saturday morning.

A man has been charged with attempted murder after a woman was stabbed in Holloway Road on Saturday night.

A Cally gang member who orchestrated the "barbaric" murder of young dad Nashon Esbrand was imprisoned for a minimum of 23 years at the Old Bailey today.

The congregation at Holloway's Seventh Day Adventist Church, whose members have lost loved ones to knife crime twice in three years, marched to Highbury Corner and back on Saturday in protest.

A teenager who "orchestrated" the Canonbury killing of Nashon Esbrand in August 2017 has been convicted of murder.

The community came together at a memorial service at St Mary's Church last night to mark the second anniversary of the death of Jonathon "JJ" McPhillips'.

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