Police praise wife of robber victim who courageously fought off the attackers

The Metropolitan Police has praised a victims wife who courageously fought off the attackers during an armed robbery in Leyton, London on 23 November. CCTV footage shows the moment two men wearing hi-visibility jackets approach their victims on the steps to their front door. The wife can be seen attempting to block the attackers from her husband who is later taken to the ground on the road below and shot multiple times. 8 hours ago

CCTV appeal after unprovoked stabbing in south London

Police are investigating a stabbing in Brixton on May 4 after a group of men assaulted and stabbed a 29-year-old as he walked his friend to her car after a show at the 02 Academy. The victim was pulled into the road by the group, and stabbed multiple times, before running away and taking nothing from the victim.  6 days ago

Grenfell fire inquiry judge heckled at public meeting, investigation compared with Hillsborough report

Sir Martin Moore-Bick was forced to defend his inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire during a public meeting on July 6 in London. While Moore-Birk was assuring one audience member that he was not going to do a hatchet job on behalf of the government, another audience member interrupted, and drew comparisons to the Hillsborough investigation. At least 80 people were killed on June 14, when the Grenfell Tower in West London caught fire in the middle of the night. 19 days ago

Fire erupts at block of flats near east Londons Bethnal Green

A large fire has engulfed a new block of flats in London. 80 firefighters and twelve fire engines tried to contain the blaze. The building was vacant at the time of the fire. The site is comprised of five houses and 19 flats, some valued at over a million pounds. The cause of the fire is not yet known. 24 days ago

Grenfell Tower Fire: Kensington and Chelsea leader quits

The leader of Kensington and Chelsea council, Nick Paget-Brown, has resigned following weeks of criticism for the boroughs handling of the Grenfell Tower disaster. Announcing the decision, he said he accepts a share of responsibility for perceived failings in the councils response to the fire at the tower block in west London. 25 days ago

Shocking CCTV footage shows assault with bottle on London street

The Met Police have released footage of the assault in Seven Sisters that took place in March 2017. Police are seeking more information on the suspect, who can be seen hitting a man over the head with a bottle after what appears to be an argument. 29 days ago

Riot police and youths armed with knives clash in London

Police in riot gear were deployed to Stamford Hill in north London in the early hours of 21 June, following reports of clashes between youths armed with knives and machetes. According to reports, the incident occurred when authorities tried to disperse a large group of people believed to be coming from a nearby illegal rave. Jun 21, 2017

Video shows onlookers staring at burning tower in London

Around 200 firefighters were deployed to tackle a huge fire at a high-rise apartment block in the Latimer Road area of West London in the early hours of 14 June. The Metropolitan Police have confirmed six deaths related to the fire and they expect the number to rise. Jun 14, 2017