Tags: specialist crime
Three jailed for shooting and arson incidents in which victims targeted in cases of mistaken identity
Three men have been jailed for their role in two shootings, one of which left an innocent man with life-changing injuries.
Man sentenced for Enfield manslaughter
A man admitted to causing the death of a man in Enfield has been jailed for more than seven years.
Rayshawn Collins, 18 (22.12.02), of Durants Road, Enfield, was sentenced to seven years and six months' imprisonment at the Old Bailey on Friday, 12 October. He had previously pleaded guilty on Monday, 26 July to manslaughter, conspiracy to commit robbery, grievous bodily harm and possession of a
Former football coach found guilty of non-recent sexual offences against boys
The first ten offences took place between 1988 and 1995, when Hughes was employed as a youth worker at youth clubs in New Addington
Courier gang who ran drugs delivery operation jailed following investigation by specialist detectives
A drugs gang who wore courier uniforms and identical pink backpacks to deliver drugs by moped across the capital have been jailed for a total of 37 and a half years.
Man jailed for the 1983 murder of Christopher Ainscough
Following his confession, forensic examination was carried out on items that had been retained as part of the original investigation
Man who stole money from woman he murdered jailed for at least 30 years
Armen Aristakesyan, 43, was found guilty at the Central Criminal Court after attacking Serafima Meshaka, who was aged 58, in her Ealing home.
Teenager fatally stabbed in Twickenham
Police were called at 16:45hrs on Tuesday, 12 October to reports of a stabbing in Craneford Way, Twickenham.
Sentencing of former PC Wayne Couzens
Former Metropolitan Police Officer PC Wayne Couzens will be sentenced for the kidnap, rape and murder of Sarah Everard over the next two days.
We are sickened, angered and devastated by this man’s crimes which betray everything we stand for.
Our thoughts are with Sarah’s family and her many friends. It is not possible for us to imagine what they are going through.
We recognise his acti
Thirteen people have been arrested in raids in London and Romania on suspicion of trafficking offences
Met officers and the Romania Police simultaneously executed a number of warrants in early morning raids on as part of a proactive operation targeting the human trafficking of Romanian citizens to the UK
UPDATE: Man arrested in connection with Belvedere murder
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a lorry driver in Belvedere.
The 27-year-old was arrested on Saturday, 25 September. He was subsequently bailed.
An investigation was launched after police were called to reports of a man found injured outside Belvedere Railway Station at 22:13hrs on Saturday, 18 September.
Despite the efforts of emergency services, V
Murder investigation launched in Haringey
Police were called at 22:31hrs on Tuesday, 21 September to reports of a man shot on Green Lanes, close to the junction with West Green Road, N8
Appeal and Crimestoppers reward in 2018 violent burglary of Peter Gouldstone
Renewed appeal and reward offered in the death of 98-year-old Peter Gouldstone following a violent burglary in 2018.
Four jailed for murder of NHS worker in Newham
Four men who fatally stabbed a 24-year-old David Gomoh because he lived in south Newham have been sentenced to life imprisonment.
Man pleads guilty following fatal stabbing in Brent
The man pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey to manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility
UPDATE: Three men arrested in connection with Newham murder
Detectives investigating the fatal shooting of Otas Sarkus have arrested three men
Detectives release footage of shooting in Harlesden in bid to trace the attacker
CCTV footage captures the suspect driving into the road from Neasden Lane and firing at the two victims without warning.
Man sentenced to hospital order for manslaughter of his neighbour in Brent
A man has been sentenced to an indefinite hospital order for the manslaughter of his neighbour in Brent.
Firearm and ammunition recovered during operation in Lambeth
Six people were also arrested during the operation
Appeal three weeks on from murder of man in Tower Hamlets
Police are issuing a renewed appeal for witnesses following the violent murder of Ranjith KanKanamalage in Tower Hamlets.