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Did you know that when you can’t see the Moon in the sky, he’s actually down here on earth, suited and booted and fighting crime?

A new online portal is being launched specifically to help people in temporary accommodation or on benefits find a home.

Havering Council will decide whether a Rainham pub can keep its alcohol licence, after it was suspended following police reports of serious disorder.

A new developer is buying the Eastern London Cemetery in Rainham, which has stood vacant for the past 18 months despite a raft of plots sold to keen investors.

“You get two types of people who travel on the bus at night, drunks and people who need to get home to sleep.”

A teenager who smashed a brick through Romford MP Andrew Rosindell’s Land Rover during the last general election campaign has been handed a community order.

Havering Council is investigating a massage business in Havering after a resident wrote to the local authority claiming it could be a brothel.

Kiki Dee, who sang on the Number 1 hit Don’t Go Breaking My Heart with Elton John, will be performing a special show in Hornchurch this month.

Three Havering performers are coming together to hold a charity concert in aid of a showbiz icon.

A Muslim extremist from Romford, jailed for life for the murder of soldier Lee Rigby, is converting fellow prisoners to Islam, a court heard.

The Met has launched a new campaign to tackle burglary called Be Safe, which guides Londoners on basic steps to help protect them from break-ins.

Chancellor Philip Hammond should use next month’s Budget to end policing cuts and put public safety first, the mayor of London has said.

Iconic drum’n’bass artist Andy C has said next year’s We Are FSTVL “will be like a homecoming”, as the first phase of acts have been announced.

The 37-year-old man involved in a “chemical incident” in Romford yesterday, has been arrested on suspicion of carrying sulphuric acid, Scotland Yard has said.

A clinical commissioning group (CCG) has requested a leading consultancy compiles a report into the closure of King George Hospital’s A&E department.

A lawyer has said “it is difficult to see how the use of a taser could be justified”, after police discharged the weapon at a 14-year-old girl in Harold Hill.

From supporting iconic acts like The Who and Tom Jones to violent clashes between Mods and Rockers, the life of Colin Stoddart was never boring.

Two 14-year-old girls have been left “traumatised” after police tasered one, and reportedly held down another, during an altercation in Harold Hill.

Tower Hamlets councillors are calling for a raft of documents relating to sexual abuse at St Leonard’s Children’s Home to be released to the public.

“St Leonard’s should have been idyllic,” says Paul Connolly, a resident of the former Hornchurch children’s home where sexual abuse was rife.

A senior police officer has said it is “not practical” for officers to investigate crimes such as shoplifting and criminal damage as his force bids to save £400 million.

Havering’s top police officer has highlighted drifting and moped enabled crime as areas where collaboration in the tri-borough unit has really helped.

A third paedophile has been convicted for historical child sexual abuse at a former Hornchurch children’s home in the 70s and 80s.

A march and rally is being held tomorrow to protest the closure of King George Hospital’s A&E.

A former US Marine, who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after serving in Iraq, is “furious” after being kicked out of Tesco because of his assistance dog.

What sport significantly improves physical and mental health, saves the NHS millions and is available for people to do every day?

A man has been arrested after a reveller in Romford bar Missoula called police saying a car was parked outside the venue, alleging the occupants were armed.

The vast majority of hospice care takes place in the community – at homes and day centres – rather than in the hospice.

Police have arrested a 14-year-old boy in connection with the burglary of precious family jewellery, including a 66-year-old engagement ring, in Rainham.

Emergency services have been called to South Street in Romford, after a bus and a car collided.

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