Categories: convictions & sentencings
Man who killed 67-year-old woman in Ilford jailed for 20 years
A murder investigation was launched after police found the body of Hilary Round, 67, at an address in Ilford.
Drug dealer caught with loaded shotgun in Merton jailed
On 20 June 2022, a warrant was executed at Sturgeon’s home address after intelligence was received that he had been dealing drugs.
Man sentenced following attack on social worker and police
A man who attacked a social worker and two police officers during a welfare check has been sentenced
Five men jailed for murder following 'ride-out' to rival gang territory
Five men have been jailed after being found guilty of murdering 17-year-old Bubacar Jabbie Dukureh during a ‘ride-out’ to rival gang territory.
Man pleads guilty to offences committed while he was working as a barrister
An investigation by the Met’s Specialist Crime South Syndicate found Henry Hendron was purchasing drugs from clients he was representing.
Former officer jailed for possession of extreme pornography
Former PC Liam Boshein, who was attached to the South Area Command Unit, was sentenced at Portsmouth Crown Court on Friday, 17 March to 42 weeks' imprisonment.
Private hire driver jailed for rape
A private hire driver has been jailed after raping one woman and sexually assaulting two others in separate incidents.
A man detained by members of the public for robbing a lone woman is jailed
A man who robbed a lone woman of her earrings was detained by members of the public and has now been jailed.
Man jailed for killing woman after driving wrong way on A13
Grace Payne was killed in November 2022 after a van, which Loveday was driving in the wrong direction on the Essex-bound carriageway, collided with a black Toyota Prius.
Two jailed following fatal stabbing in East Ham
Two men have been sentenced for the murder of Abiola Akerele in east London.
Man jailed for attempted rape in Croydon
A man has been jailed for sex offences committed against a child.
Leon Ward, 49, (05.09.70) of New Addington, appeared at Croydon Crown Court on Friday, 24 February where he was sentenced to ten years, to serve six years and eight months custodial, and the remainder on licence for the attempted rape and sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl.
He will also be on the sex offenders register for
Man jailed for child sex offences
A man has been jailed for committing sex offences against a female child aged under 13.
Man jailed for sexually assaulting women on buses
Sinan Adali sexually assaulted women as they travelled alone on buses in Camden, Hackney and Walthamstow.
UPDATE: Man jailed for the murder of Norma Girolami from Highgate
Serkan Kaygusuz, 42 (06.04.80), of Sparsholt Road, Islington appeared at the Old Bailey on Wednesday, 22 February, where he was jailed for 35 years [less 505 days spent on remand].
Man found guilty of the manslaughter of Josephine Smith in Romford
A man has been convicted following trial at the Old Bailey of the manslaughter of Josephine Smith who died after a firework was posted through her letterbox.
Two jailed for selling drugs in Camden
Officers from the Central North Gangs Unit began a proactive investigation in July targeting the supply of crack cocaine and heroin.
Statement following Wayne Couzens' guilty pleas for exposure offences
Wayne Couzens has pleaded guilty to a string of exposure crimes carried out while he was a serving Metropolitan Police officer.
Former officer jailed for false imprisonment
Sam Grigg, aged 36, was sentenced to four years' imprisonment after restraining his housemate with tape.