Met Police

Do you recognise this man? He stole a Help for Heroes charity tin from a Romford pub at the weekend.

Police and ambulance services were in the town centre this afternoon.

A police officer caught driving a car without insurance or a MOT certificate committed “gross misconduct”, a hearing found.

A bin has been placed outside of Romford Police Station for residents to anonymously hand in knives.

The thieves had used a slab on concrete to break into the office, before grabbing the cash that had been kept in there to pay for building work.

Months of campaigning by the council has resulted in a “wonderful achievement” in the battle to keep Hornchurch police station open.

Thank you to everyone who shared our appeal.

The MP for Dagenham and Rainham is launching a petition to get the government investing more in policing.

After years of campaigning Hornchurch Police Station will remain open!

Newbury Road in Harold Hill was closed for few hours last night after police chased a suspect through the area.

Police and firefighters were called to the incident in Cherry Tree Lane at around 12.25 today.

Police and ambulances were spotted near the block of flats this afternoon.

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.

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.

Shockwaves have been sent across Collier Row today as residents try to come to terms with the ‘disgusting’ murder of a 15-year-old boy after a birthday party.

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

A man has fractured both his ankles after a 70-year-old mobility scooter driver collided with him in Harold Wood.

A man posing as a fake gardener was caught on CCTV as he stole £8,000 from the 83-year-old from Hornchurch.

Three cars were believed to have been involved in the crash.

A 21-year-old man crashed into the barrier on the A12 eastbound on Monday, May 14.

A Met Police officer has been sacked after she was caught lying about her attendance at work.

Emergency services have been called after a car crashed into a shop in Harold Hill.

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

Police and emergency services were called after a van overturned and went through the central reservation in a busy Romford road.

The two-year-old boy who was injured in a collision in Rainham yesterday is now in a stable condition.


Vauxhall has completed its sport utility vehicle range with the third, and largest, Grandland X. We put the SUV, now available at Tony LeVoi in Romford, to the test.

“The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining,” so the saying goes. So if some warm weather is making your conservatory uninhabitable, think about replacing its roof with a flat one and adding a roof lantern instead.

The next step in renewable energy could be right beneath your feet as you walk through a Romford shopping centre.

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