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Thursday, December 6, 2018

The Met Police has launched a video campaign to raise awareness of domestic abuse and encourage victims to seek help and support.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

A Dagenham charity held a candlelit vigil in Romford to pay its respects to women who have been affected by male physical violence or sexual abuse.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

A new task force focussing on robbery in the tri-borough is to be launched and there have been no cases of moped thieves being rammed off their bikes in the area according to commander Jason Gwillim.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A doctor who performed the post mortem examination on a 15-year-old boy who was killed following a fight outside a Collier Row community centre told a court that the cause of death was shock caused by blood loss.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A former Hornchurch secondary school teacher has been jailed for nine months after admitting to sexually touching a student.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A Dagenham charity will be holding a candlelight vigil in Romford to pay their respects to women who have been affected by male physical violence or sexual abuse.

Friday, November 30, 2018

A police officer from the East Area Command Unit has been found guilty of twice raping a teenage girl he took out for a date in Harold Hill.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

A man believed to be in his 20s has been taken to hospital after reportedly being attacked with a baseball bat.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

A 15-year-old boy who was fatally stabbed in the heart and neck, fell victim to a “second attack” just moments after being knifed outside a community centre, a court heard.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Havering has been exposed as one of the biggest fly-tipping hotspots in England, with an average of 10 incidents every day.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

A fatal knife attack on a 15-year-old schoolboy outside a Collier Row community centre was filmed and shared on social media, the Old Bailey has heard.

Monday, November 26, 2018

The figures from the Met show how many people have been injured with a knife this year.

Friday, November 23, 2018

A man has been arrested on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon in Collier Row.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Police requested that all pupils are kept inside a Collier Row primary school following an “emergency” incident earlier today.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Detectives have appealed for help tracing a man wanted for questioning about a string of burglaries.

Thursday, November 22, 2018

A teenager involved in an attack on a fellow 19-year-old outside Lidl in Romford town centre on Tuesday, November 20, has walked out of court after being ordered to pay £310.

Thursday, November 22, 2018

A 20-year-old man has been charged with dangerous driving following a police chase along the A12 on Tuesday, November 20.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Two 19-year-olds have been charged after a young man was stabbed in Romford yesterday, Tuesday November 20.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

A number of police cars urgently sped to a street in Romford town centre this morning (Wednesday, November 20), after an officer mistakenly pressed an emergency alarm.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Police investigating the stabbing outside Lidl in Romford town centre have arrested two 19-year-olds on suspicion of attempted murder.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Police investigating the stabbing in outside Lidl in Romford town centre earlier today (Tuesday, November 20) have confirmed the victim is in a stable condition in hospital.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

A teenager was taken to hospital after he was stabbed in the Lidl car park in Romford this afternoon.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Lots of police are in the town centre and a man has been rushed to hospital following a stabbing outside Lidl.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Commuters can expect cancellations and delays of up to 20 minutes on Greater Anglia trains towards Straford due to a defective track between Goodmayes and Seven Kings.

Monday, November 19, 2018

Doormen from a Hornchurch pub came to the rescue of a man who had been stabbed on his way home from a night out.

Monday, November 19, 2018

A 33-year-old man has been charged with drink driving following a car crash with an ambulance in Romford.

Sunday, November 18, 2018

A police cordon and crime scene remain in place this morning.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this weekend? Watch our Met Office video forecast.

Friday, November 16, 2018

The brutal murder of an 85-year-old great-grandmother bludgeoned to death in her Romford home by a debt-ridden gardener has left a “hole in her family that will never ever be filled”.

Friday, November 16, 2018

A Romford handyman has admitted bludgeoning an 85-year-old widow to death with a hammer.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

A 36-year-old man has been jailed for two years for pretending to be a girl and inciting a boy into sexual activity.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Detectives investigating a sexual assault at Rainham station have released CCTV images of a man who might have more information about the incident.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Five men have been sentenced for their part in the fatal stabbing of a Romanian takeaway worker in the Stratford Centre.

Friday, November 2, 2018

The number of acid attacks in Havering has reduced by more than 50pc in the last 12 months, police have confirmed.

Friday, October 26, 2018

A pervert from Hornchurch has been sentenced to 51 months (four years and three months) for multiple offences including possessing more than 300 pornographic images of people having sex with animals, and engaging in sexual communication with a 15-year-old.

Friday, October 26, 2018

Police were at the scene in Upminster Park.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

CCTV footage shows the thieves using an electronic device to gain access to the car.

Monday, October 22, 2018

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

Monday, October 22, 2018

Two gang members from Dagenham and Romford are among nine to be banned from making drill rap videos, wearing hoodies and riding bikes in a bid to crack down on crime.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

A Romford rapper who police found was using a mobile phone to direct others to supply drugs in Norwich has been jailed for four years.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Police have confirmed that a man has died in a crash involving two cars and lorry on the M25 near Romford which caused gridlock throughout east London’s road network this morning (Tuesday, October 16).

Friday, October 12, 2018

Two men have today been found guilty of killing Beniamin Pieknyi who was stabbed in the Stratford Centre.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

A mum and son who were found guilty of robbing and stabbing of a 75-year-old man outside his home have been sentenced to eight years’ imprisonment each for the ‘despicable crime’.

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