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A five-car collision on the A13 in Rainham is causing lengthy delays on the eastbound carriageway while emergency services respond to the incident.

Police officers are appealing for the public’s help in tracing two fraudsters with connections to Romford who are on the run from the law after being found guilty of fraud.

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

A seven-year-old boy has died after falling from a wall at a pub in Harold Wood this afternoon (Tuesday, September 11).

Police officers were forced to temporarily close a stretch of the A13 last night (Wednesday, September 5) after a car driving the wrong way down the dual carriageway caused traffic chaos.

A car crashed into a parked vehicle outside a church in Hornchurch this evening (Friday, August 31) after its driver suddenly fell unwell at the wheel.

A man who was stabbed by a group of children in Harold Hill yesterday (Monday, August 20), was rushed to hospital by a relative who happened to be driving by the scene of the brutal attack.

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick has said she visited Elm Park last week because it is “a lovely place that has suffered serious violence in recent months”.

Police are searching for a driver who fled the scene after their car ploughed through a Romford home’s front garden late last night (Sunday, August 19).

The 17-year-old victim of an apparent acid attack in Collier Row yesterday evening (Wednesday, August 15) was released from hospital last night and did not suffer any major injuries.

Police, paramedics and firefighters flocked to Collier Row’s high street this evening (Wednesday, August 15) after a man was injured in an apparent acid attack.

More than 100 police officers are gathering in Elm Park in what is believed to be a ‘show of force’ this evening (August 15).

Firefighters have been called to reports of an acid attack in Hornchurch.

A 28-year-old Rainham gunrunner and drug smuggler for a London cartel has been jailed for 17-and-a-half years.

Burglars attempting to break into a Collier Row supermarket early this morning (Friday, August 3) were sent running when they activated the store’s alarm system and police arrived with sniffer dogs.

Greater Anglia and TfL Rail services from Shenfield to Liverpool Street are running a delayed service after a man was struck by a train at Goodmayes Station.

Police were called to a bus stop at the entrance to Harrow Lodge Park this evening (Friday, July 20) after a number of teenagers were reportedly seen to threaten a bus driver with a knife.

Police were called to a residential Hornchurch road late last night (Monday, July 16) after a man was robbed and stabbed in the leg.

A Rush Green pub has had its licence suspended following a man was seriously injured in an incident after England’s World Cup tie against Colombia on July 3.

Three men have been arrested in Romford, one of them carrying a large knife, after a man was stabbed in London Road.

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

Ms Lame visited Romford recently to check out a number of nightclubs and to learn about how the Havering Community Safety Partnership has gone about making the town centre safer.

Havering Police are appealing for the public’s help tracing a man wanted in connection with an assault that saw a mini-cab driver’s nose partially bitten off.

Tri-borough commander Jason Gwillim has said he would “love” more police officers in his command, but does not know how many will be pledged by the Mayor of London.

Police officers have recovered two weapons from the scene of a mass brawl that took place outside a Rainham secondary school this afternoon (Friday, May 18).

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