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Three people were arrested during the Met’s deployment of live facial recognition technology in Romford town centre yesterday (Thursday, February 14.)

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of robbery outside of Romford station.

Eight people were arrested during the Met’s deployment of live facial recognition technology in Romford town centre yesterday.

Armed police swooped on a group acting suspiciously outside a house in Collier Row yesterday (Tuesday, January 29) and arrested one on suspicion of drugs offences.

Police acted quickly to detain and search a group of young people following reports that they were seen with firearms in Romford’s town centre yesterday afternoon.

Two men have been arrested for carrying a gun in Romford.

Two handguns, a loaded shotgun and £50,000 of suspected ill-gotten cash have been seized by police at an Upminster address.

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of burgling the Harrow pub in Hornchurch.

There was a huge police presence in Collier Row last night as four men were arrested on suspicion of drug offences following a car chase.

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

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

Officers from the Met’s Violent Crime Taskforce have seized an estimated 70kg of cocaine, with a street value of £3.5 million, from an address in Collier Row.

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.


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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