Crime

Man shot dead in broad daylight on Chatsworth Road, Clapton

Man shot dead in broad daylight on Chatsworth Road, Clapton

A  police investigation has been launched following a shooting this afternoon on Chatsworth Road. The victim, described by police as a 25 year old man, was found suffering gun shot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.  Police say they were called at 1:14 pm today (26 September) to reports of gun shots on […]

Man critical following Manor House stabbing

Man critical following Manor House stabbing

Police were called at 10:18 am today, Sunday, 14 June, to reports of a stabbing in Portland Rise Estate, N4, just off Green Lanes. The victim, a man (no futher details) was taken to an east London hospital where he remains in critical condition. Officers, London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance attended the scene. […]

Man shot in Stoke Newington Convinience Store

Man shot in Stoke Newington Convinience Store

A man was shot late last night (Saturday), at a CostCutter store on busy Stoke Newington High Road, near the corner of Foulden Road. Reports began surfacing on Twitter just before midnight including one from Stoke Newington resident author and food writer, Deborah Robertson,  who tweeted: “Seems the road block we got caught up in […]

Lower Clapton: Man found slashed in neck

Lower Clapton: Man found slashed in neck

A 45-year-old man is in a serious condition at an East London hospital, after he was found with his neck slashed. His injuries are thought to be not life threatening. Police were called to Lower Clapton Road at 4:24 am this morning (Monday 6) where they found the victim suffering from wounds to his neck. […]

Drunk angry mob attack Stamford Hill synagogue (video)

Drunk angry mob attack Stamford Hill synagogue (video)

Reports of some type of melee last night at the Ahavas Torah Synagogue on Craven Park Road, that left one person injured, has surfaced on social media. A video posted on YouTube appears to be of a drunk mob breaking their way into the synagogue shouting “we will kill you”.  Police say they were called […]

Dalston stabbing leaves teenager fighting for his life

Dalston stabbing leaves teenager fighting for his life

  Officers are appealing for information following a stabbing of a teenager in on Kingsland Road last night, (Wednesdy). Police were called to Kingsland Road, Hackney, to reports of the stabbing at8:51pm on Wednesday, 11 March. A 19-year-old man was found with severe abdominal injuries. He has been taken to an east London hospital where […]

Police appeal for witnesses to Upper Clapton stabbing

Police appeal for witnesses to Upper Clapton stabbing

Police in Hackney are appealing to anyone who may have seen anything leading up to the stabbing of a man on Mount Pleasant Hill, Upper Clapton, this afternoon (Wednesday 25 February). Officers were called at approximately 2:15pm, to reports of a man stabbed near the corner of Grosvenor Road and Mount Pleasant Hill. They found […]