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Eight suspected handlers of mobile phones snatched by moped riders were arrested this morning during dawn raids in Havering, Newham and Tower Hamlets.

A 24-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder late last night after a video of a car driving into pedestrians was posted on social media.

The Recorder can exclusively reveal that the man who had been living in a gas cupboard in Harold Hill was a wanted prisoner.

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested this morning on suspicion of murder, after a teenager was killed following a birthday party.

A shotgun, a number of knives, two air pistols and a stash of Class A drugs were seized by police during a raid in Rainham this morning (Tuesday, June 26).

Romford’s MP Andrew Rosindell is calling for more to be done on gang culture being “propagated” on social media, following the fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old boy.

A fundraising page has been set up in memory of the 15-year-old who was stabbed to death on Saturday night.

The 15-year-old boy who was stabbed to death after a “large fight” outside a community centre on Saturday has been locally named as Jordan Douherty.

A 15-year-old boy was fatally stabbed after a birthday party in Collier Row.

A teenager has been arrested after allegedly carrying a large hunting knife in a Romford McDonald’s.

A man has been arrested after a 25-year-old man was stabbed in Romford.

Two men and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of robbing a man in his 70s of £800 in Harold Hill.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and information following a fatal collision this morning.

Two teenagers have been arrested at addresses in Dagenham and Hornchurch following the fatal stabbing of 17-year-old Hasan Ozcan.

Six men and teenagers - including a 19-year-old from Romford - were arrested yesterday on suspicion of violent disorder and the murder of a man in Hackney.

The Dagenham and Rainham MP has praised the Mayor of London for confirming an investment of £49m will go into policing in the capital.

A 45-year-old man has been released under investigation in connection with a suspected bar brawl in Hornchurch.

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.

Emergency services are lining the streets in Romford following a “chemical incident”.

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.

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.

Following an appeal to trace a man in connection with the murder of Rodney Parlour, detectives have arrested a 47-year-old on suspicion of murder.

“Terrified” residents of a residential Rainham road have expressed their shock upon learning that a murder investigation was underway in one of the street’s first floor flats.

Detectives have launched a murder investigation and arrested a man from Hornchurch after a body was found at a house in Rainham yesterday morning.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

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