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Prolific burglar convicted of 15 separate offences

Prolific burglar convicted of 15 separate offences

News   •   Oct 20, 2018 16:03 BST

A man has entered a guilty plea to fifteen offences including burglary, robbery and possession of a gun.

UPDATE: Two men charged with murder of a man in Battersea

UPDATE: Two men charged with murder of a man in Battersea

News   •   Oct 19, 2018 23:21 BST

Two men have been charged with the murder of 46-year-old Ian Tomlin on Wednesday, 17 October

Man pleads guilty to the manslaughter of his brother

Man pleads guilty to the manslaughter of his brother

News   •   Oct 19, 2018 17:54 BST

A man who pleaded guilty to manslaughter after stabbing his brother to death with a kitchen knife has been jailed

Man jailed for fatal road traffic collision in Deptford

Man jailed for fatal road traffic collision in Deptford

News   •   Oct 19, 2018 16:34 BST

A man who killed a 19-year-old female in a road traffic collision in Deptford has been jailed for death by dangerous driving.

Guilty verdict following three week trial for the murder of Israel Ogunsola

Guilty verdict following three week trial for the murder of Israel Ogunsola

News   •   Oct 19, 2018 14:47 BST

An teenager has been found guilty of murdering an 18-year-old man in Hackney.

Charges following dawn raids in Camden

Charges following dawn raids in Camden

News   •   Oct 19, 2018 13:24 BST

​A total of 25 people have been charged following early morning search warrants carried out on Wednesday 17, and Thursday 18 October in Camden and surrounding boroughs.

Couple sentenced after £40,000 fraud

Couple sentenced after £40,000 fraud

News   •   Oct 19, 2018 11:02 BST

Jason Shifrin defrauded his victim out of £40,000, on the promise of a good investment opportunity, and spent some of the money on a luxury holiday. He was jailed for 46 months.

Launch of 'Autumn Nights' crackdown ahead of Halloween and Bonfire Night

Launch of 'Autumn Nights' crackdown ahead of Halloween and Bonfire Night

News   •   Oct 19, 2018 01:00 BST

With the autumn festivities approaching, the Met has launched its seasonal crackdown on anti-social behaviour

Two found guilty of Greenwich manslaughter

Two found guilty of Greenwich manslaughter

News   •   Oct 18, 2018 19:16 BST

Two men who killed a defenceless man in a Greenwich street have been convicted of manslaughter

Five men jailed for firearms offences

Five men jailed for firearms offences

News   •   Oct 18, 2018 17:31 BST

Five members of an international criminal network responsible for smuggling dozens of firearms into the UK have been jailed

Three jailed for human trafficking offences

Three jailed for human trafficking offences

News   •   Oct 18, 2018 15:45 BST

Two of the men were also sentenced for drug supply offences

Serving detective is sentenced for stalking

Serving detective is sentenced for stalking

News   •   Oct 18, 2018 14:00 BST

A detective constable based at the Central North Command Unit has been sentenced for stalking.

Man convicted of unprovoked stabbing in Ilford

Man convicted of unprovoked stabbing in Ilford

News   •   Oct 18, 2018 12:35 BST

A man has been convicted of attempted murder after stabbing a shop worker around 30 times in an unprovoked attack

Man jailed for fraud offences

Man jailed for fraud offences

News   •   Oct 18, 2018 11:31 BST

A man who pleaded guilty to fraud relating to the Grenfell Tower fire has been jailed

Serving officer is issued final warning

Serving officer is issued final warning

News   •   Oct 18, 2018 08:14 BST

An officer based at Bexley has been issued a final warning following a public misconduct hearing.

Appeal following unexplained death in Barnet

Appeal following unexplained death in Barnet

News   •   Oct 18, 2018 06:00 BST

Police are appealing for information one month after the death of a man in Barnet

UPDATE: Four charged following raids across east London

UPDATE: Four charged following raids across east London

News   •   Oct 17, 2018 19:30 BST

Eight people were arrested following a series of warrants targeting those suspected to be involved in human trafficking

Fourth person charged with conspiracy to murder after a fatal fire in Greenwich

Fourth person charged with conspiracy to murder after a fatal fire in Greenwich

News   •   Oct 17, 2018 08:49 BST

Kyle Kendall, 27 (21.01.91) from Lewisham was charged on Tuesday, 16 October

Appeal following burglary in east London

Appeal following burglary in east London

News   •   Oct 17, 2018 06:00 BST

Police in Tower Hamlets have released an image of a woman wanted in connection with a distraction burglary

Appeal following rape in Carshalton

Appeal following rape in Carshalton

News   •   Oct 16, 2018 20:53 BST

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and information after two men raped a woman in Carshalton.