London Crime

'Car Under Bus And Knives On The Road': Fatal Rush Hour Stabbing In Stockwell

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK

A driver who crashed into a bus after being stabbed during rush hour has died in hospital, Scotland Yard has said. Police were called to Stockwell ...

Man Stabbed In Stomach In Court

Posted 03.04.2013 | UK

A man has been stabbed following a fight at one of the country's most important courts, it has emerged. London's Metropolitan police are now huntin...

Police Officer Takes On Samurai Sword Wielding Attacker

PA | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK

A police officer has been praised after tackling a samurai sword wielding man who launched a random attack on a young Italian woman in the street. ...

No-One Shot, Murdered, Stabbed Or Slapped In New York In 24 Hours

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.11.2012 | UK

Perhaps it's the advance of the season of goodwill which made New Yorkers particularly peaceful on Monday. For the first time in living memory, New...

Woman Jailed For Killing 15-Year-Old Boy At Victoria Tube

PA | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK

A woman was jailed for 12 years today for killing a 15-year-old boy, who was stabbed at Victoria underground station. Victoria Osoteku, 20, was sai...

Simon Cowell Suffers 'Aggravated Burglary', Woman Charged

PA | Posted 25.03.2012 | Home

A woman has been charged with aggravated burglary following an incident at music mogul Simon Cowell's London home on Saturday, a Metropolitan Police s...

Man Stabbed In 'Unprovoked' Attack On South Bank Of River Thames

PA | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK

An IT expert is in a critical condition in hospital after he was stabbed in an apparently unprovoked attack while walking alongside the River Thames, ...

17-Year-Old Boy Stabbed To Death In London

PA | Posted 03.05.2012 | UK

A 17-year-old boy has been stabbed to death in Brixton, South London police have said. The teenager was with his friend when they were chased and a...

Website To Reveal Crime Hotspots

PA | Melanie Hick | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK Tech

A website allowing victims of street crime to formally report and map where in the capital they were robbed or assaulted was launched today. Street...

Five-Year-Old Was 'Happily Playing' In Shop As She Was Shot By Gang

PA | Posted 06.02.2012 | UK

A five-year-old girl was "happily playing" in a shop when she was hit by gang gunfire and left permanently paralysed, a court heard on Monday. Thus...

Suspected Gang Members Arrested To Prevent Revenge On Teenager's Death

PA | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK

Police have arrested 17 suspected gang members in a bid to dampen "rising tensions" and prevent reprisal attacks following the murder of a teenager on...

East Dulwich Shooting: One Man Killed, Another Injured, In Shooting Near Funeral

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK

A man has been shot dead and another has suffered gunshot wounds near to a funeral in East Dulwich. Police were called to the junction of Forest Hi...

East Dulwich Shooting: One Man Killed, Another Injured, In Shooting Near Funeral

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK

A man in his twenties has been shot dead in apparently gang-related violence after a funeral in East Dulwich. Police were called to the junction of...

Boy Stabbed In Same Spot As Student Killed For Conker Row

Posted 07.11.2011 | UK

A 15-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after being stabbed in the same spot where Steven Grisales was killed after remonstrating with conker-thr...

Student Stabbed To Death By Youths Throwing Conkers

PA | Posted 07.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A young man was killed after he remonstrated with a group of youths for throwing conkers at him, police have revealed. Steven ...