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Abducted Hackney womans body found in Homerton alley

Abducted Hackney womans body found in Homerton alley

Detectives are investigating the abduction and murder of a woman in Hackney. Police were called at approx. 7:10 am on today, Monday 2 January to reports of a disturbance at an  address on Brownlow Road, E8, near Queensbridge Road. Officers and London Ambulance paramedics found a 22 year old man and a 24 year old […]

Lawless Tottenham: Looting and burning spreads

Lawless Tottenham: Looting and burning spreads

It started outside Tottenham police station with thugs burning police vehicles and soon moved to nearby stores, residences above them and a London Transport bus.   It moved on to the nearby retail centre In Tottenham Hale that houses stores like Comet, B&Q, Next, Argos, Asda Living, O2 and PC World where looters smashed and […]

Clissold Park Firearm Seizure

Clissold Park Firearm Seizure

At about 10:25 pm last night (Thursday 4th November), alert CCTV camera operators at Hackney Council contacted the Police after noticing a group of men acting suspiciously, close to Queen Elizabeth Walk in Stoke Newington. On seeing the officers, the group legged it. An 18 year old man was arrested at the scene, and the […]

Success for Unit tackling cycle theft in Hackney

Success for Unit tackling cycle theft in Hackney

Fourteen bike owners have been reunited with their stolen bikes in the past two weeks,  thanks to a new unit set up by Hackney Police to tackle bike thefts in the borough. Hackney’s Cycle Crime Unit, made up of PC Maz Lovegrove and PC Nicola Irvine, has already undertaken two proactive operations, resulting in the […]

Hackney Downs Crack Den Shut Down

Hackney Downs Crack Den Shut Down

Officers from Hackney Downs Safer Neighbourhood Team and Hackney’s Operation Crackdown Project Team successfully closed a house in Downs Park Road on March 31. Police were able to shut the house down after Paul Telfer, 34, and Susan Ogarro, 44, of no fixed abode, were sentenced at Thames Magistrate Court on March 20. They were […]

Raid On Clapton Store Yields Counterfeit Spirits

Raid On Clapton Store Yields Counterfeit Spirits

A joint two-day operation by Hackney Police’s Licensing Unit, Hackney Council Trading Standards Officers, and HM Revenue & Customs has resulted in the seizure of £150,000-worth of counterfeit alcohol from one Clapton store. On Wednesday 24 March at 10.30am, officers uncovered five pallets, containing approximately 500 bottles of fake branded spirits as well as two […]

Teenager Dead & Two In Serious Condition After Stabbing In N16

A young man believed to be in his late teens was stabbed to death in Stamford Hill, during the early hours of this morning. Police and paramedics were called at approx 1:50 am on Saturday 27 March to reports of three males assaulted in Amhurst Park, N16. On arrival they found 3 men suffering from […]