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Yesterday, 12:26
Ricky Hayden (Picture: Kosho Bar)

A teenager has denied killing doorman Ricky Hayden, who was stabbed to death outside his home.

Yesterday, 07:00
Seaman, from Dagenham, filmed up 34 women's skirts using a homemade device Picture: PA/ Joe Giddens

A former senior police officer believes plans to merge three east London borough forces is down to funding and “nothing to do with greater productivity”.

Thu, 16:50
Police would like to speak to this man in connection with the assault

Police have launched an investigation after a 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted on a Tube train.

Thu, 12:23
Essex police. Picture PA.

A 24-year-old man from Romford is on bail in connection with the murder of a father of three.

Tue, 15:41
Robert Darling. Picture: Metropolitan Police

An armed robber who managed to steal thousands of pounds from three different travel agents has been jailed for 13 years.

Mon, 15:44
The alleged incident happened at Jon Cruddas' advice surgery at Dagenham Civic Centre

A man who allegedly took a hammer and a knife into Jon Cruddas’ MP advice surgery will go on trial next month.

Thursday, December 1, 2016
False bank cards found by police.

A Harold Hill man, along with four others, was sentenced at court on Wednesday, for his part in a fake bank and credit card factory.

Thursday, December 1, 2016
Police were called after reports of two men fighting in Exchange Road on Monday but on arrival they found a man suffering from a stab wound outside Romford Primark.

Two men have been charged after a 33-year-old man was stabbed in the neck outside Primark in Romford.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Police say the woman's condition is not life-threatening

Two men have been arrested this morning after a man was stabbed in the neck in broad daylight.

Monday, November 28, 2016
Police were called after a man was stabbed in the neck in front of Primark in Exhange Street, Romford Credit: George Mark from Time 107.5

A man has been stabbed in the neck in broad daylight after a fight broke out in a busy town centre.

Monday, November 21, 2016
Pc Steven Nunn, Insp Claire McCarthy and Pc Sarah McKenzie of Havering Police with bodycams attached to their uniforms.

Frontline officers in the borough were today issued with body worn video cameras as part of the world’s biggest ever roll-out.

Thursday, November 17, 2016
Police will start the trial in the New Year. Picture Met Police

The Metropolitan Police Service (Met) is carrying out a consultation on piloting spit guards in the borough.

Thursday, November 17, 2016
Dr Patrice Baptiste, hopes to encourage teeangers into a career in medicine.

A junior doctor who hopes to encourage teenagers into the medical profession is inviting schools to contact her to set up careers talks.

Thursday, November 17, 2016
There has been an accident in Rush Green Road, Rush Green, causing delays. Picture: Google Maps

Detectives are appealing for information and witnesses following a serious collision yesterday.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
There has been an accident in Rush Green Road, Rush Green, causing delays. Picture: Google Maps

The A124 Rush Green Road, Rush Green, is blocked following an accident.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Bereaved mother Cheryl Robbins told the young crowd how her son died in a car accident at the Safe Drive Stay Alive event.

“I have a broken heart and it just cannot be mended,” said Cheryl Robbins, the mother of a car crash victim who spoke to teenagers at Havering’s annual Safe Drive, Stay Alive event.

Monday, November 14, 2016
West Ham United's Andy Carroll.

A 21-year-old from Collier Row is to stand trial for an attempted robbery of West Ham United striker Andy Carroll in Chigwell earlier this month.

Monday, November 14, 2016
Asher Frank and Shazad Malik. Picture: HMRC.

A runaway fraudster who helped launder £5.9m was thwarted by a traffic jam as he attempted to evade capture.

Monday, November 14, 2016
West Ham United's Andy Carroll.

A 21-year-old man has been charged over the attempted robbery of West Ham United star Andy Carroll in Chigwell earlier this month.

Monday, November 14, 2016
Raja Rashid Ali, 33, was found with stab wounds in Braintree Road, Dagenham, on the Heath Park Estate

A fifth man is due in court today after been charged with the murder of 33-year-old Raja Ali.

Friday, November 11, 2016
Police have confirmed that an assualt took place. Photo Niall Joyce

Police are investigating reports of an assault outside Yates bar in Romford.

Thursday, November 10, 2016
Matthew Baker, 28,

One of the two Pentonville prison convicts who has links to Havering was arrested in Ilford last night, police have said.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Havering Police is investigating after a video shows a boy being beaten up by a group of boys

A teenager who kicked a 15-year-old boy in a group attack recorded in a viral video was blackmailed by “a gang member”, a court heard.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Matthew Baker who escaped from Pentonville Prison. Picture: Met Police

An attempted murderer who is on the run from police after escaping from Pentonville Prison has links to Havering.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Les Balkwell.

A grieving dad’s quest for the truth has taken another step in the right direction after he won a year-long battle for never seen before police documents to be disclosed.

Monday, November 7, 2016
Sophie Linden, London's deputy mayor for Policing and Crime, joined Romford town officers on Friday.

The busy autumn period that can sometimes see sharp rises in crime was met with increased patrols on the streets of Romford as a part of a targeted operation.

Friday, November 4, 2016
Raja Rashid Ali, from Elm Park, was murdered on Sunday in Elm Park.

Detectives investigating the murder of a man stabbed to death in the street have released CCTV footage of a car they want to trace.

Thursday, November 3, 2016
West Ham United's Andy Carroll.

Hammers manager Slaven Bilic says that the West Ham striker is ok after his confrontation with armed motorcyclists

Thursday, November 3, 2016
Armed policemen on patrol. Photo: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire/PA Images.

The borough’s police commander has defended the Met’s move to deploy more armed police on the streets in a bid to keep the capital safe.

Thursday, November 3, 2016
West Ham United player Andy Carroll        Picture: PA/Anthony Devlin

A West Ham United footballer was chased by motorcyclists claiming to be armed while driving near the club’s training ground.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Craig Voyce and fiancée Danielle Eyles

The fiancée of a biker who was killed in a hit-and-run has spoken of the “heartbreaking” pain of having to plan his funeral instead of their wedding.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Stock photo of fireworks being lit. Picture: PA.

Parents have taken to social media to vent their anger about youths who reportedly threw fireworks in homes and vandalised cars.

Monday, October 31, 2016
Stephen Ackerman

A man who targeted Premier League footballers in a bogus scam involving fake luxury Christmas hampers has been found guilty.

Monday, October 31, 2016
Craig Voyce died following a crash on Friday

A biker who died in a crash following a crash on Friday night has been named as a dad-of-three.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
James Hearne is wanted by police. Picture: Met Police.

The police are appealing for help to find a “prolific offender” who frequents Collier Row.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Barkingside Magistrates Court

A man left an Indian restaurant without paying before assaulting a police officer while being treated for drunkenness, a court has heard.

Monday, October 24, 2016
Police were called after reports of an incident at the Thomson travel agency in Upminster on Friday morning

A man has been charged in relation to an armed robbery at a travel agents.

Saturday, October 22, 2016
Ardleigh Green Road, Photo: Google Maps

CCTV footage of two men sought in connection with an incident where a woman was robbed and dragged along a pavement has been released by police.

Friday, October 21, 2016
Police were called after reports of an incident at the Thomson travel agency in Upminster on Friday morning

Police are attending an incident at a travel agents with reports that the building has been cordoned off.

Thursday, October 20, 2016
Les Balkwell has campaigned for 14 years for 'justice' for son Lee, pictured

The father of a man found dead in a concrete mixer believes a high court hearing today marks an important day in his quest to “uncover the truth” behind Essex Police’s flawed investigation into his son’s death.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Havering Police is investigating after a video shows a boy being beaten up by a group of boys

Two teenagers said they had been “disgraced” by a video showing them brutally attacking a 15-year-old boy in Raphael Park woods.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Ian Shingler's sentence was reduced by a judge today

A loner who tried to kill himself with a home made shotgun and baked highly unstable explosives in his oven had his sentence cut by judges today.

Monday, October 17, 2016
Phase six of Operation Sceptre has  launched to tackle knife crime. Picture Met Police.

A Bin has been created for people to surrender their knives in Romford.

Monday, October 17, 2016
Metropolitan police officers are to receive body worn video cameras to aid the fight against crime. Photo: Met Police

Police officers around the capital will gain a new tool to aid the fight against crime.

Monday, October 17, 2016
Some of the drugs that were found at the address. Picture: @MPSRomfordTown

A man and woman have been arrested after officers discovered a cannabis factory and significant amounts of what is believed to be MDMA and crystal meth.

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