Categories: specialist crime
Appeal ahead of the fourth anniversary of the murder of Joel Urhie
Detectives and Joel's family are renewing appeals for information as Sunday marks the fourth anniversary of the seven-year-old boy's death in a house fire
UPDATED: Four people charged in connection with Haringey murder investigation
A murder investigation was launched after police were called at around 21:30hrs on Sunday, 24 July to reports of a shooting on High Road, N22
Man jailed for series of robberies
A man who robbed a number of bookmakers across south London has been jailed
Man jailed for manslaughter of grandfather in Greenwich
A man has been sentenced for the manslaughter of his grandfather in Greenwich.
Ben Oliver, 25 (26.02.97) of Lion Road, Bexleyheath, appeared at the Old Bailey on Thursday, 28 July, where he was sentenced to life imprisonment, to serve a minimum of nine years.
Oliver had previously pleaded guilty to manslaughter at the same court on 30 May and had been remanded in custody to await sentence.
Man found guilty of murder following random knife attacks in Neasden
A man who randomly stabbed three men in separate attacks in Neasden has been found guilty of murder
UPDATE: Officers name victim of fatal shooting in Queen's Park
Daneche Tison was shot outside a block of flats on Bruncker Street, W10, in the early hours of Tuesday, 19 July
Teenager convicted after schoolboy stabbed to death in Hayes
Jalan Woods-Bell was walking to school with his friends in June 2021 when he was set upon and stabbed.
Two charged murder of Jeremiah Sewell in Lewisham
A murder investigation was launched after Jeremiah attended a south London hospital with stab injuries to his neck.
New appeal in connection with the murder of Hina Bashir
A murder investigation was launched following the discovery of Hina's body in Upminster in the early hours of Sunday, 17 July
Two teenagers convicted of murder following fatal stabbing
The two 16-year-olds were found guilty of the murder of Fares Maatou, who was just 14, when he was killed.
Three men charged with murder of man in Ilford
In addition to the murder charge all three have also been charged with robbery and possession of a bladed article
Renewed appeal for witnesses to murder of Kyle Kelson in Sutton
Kyle would have turned 28 on Wednesday, 13 July and to coincide with his birthday, detectives are appealing to anyone who saw the shooting to get in contact.
Teenager convicted of murder of father-of-three James Markham in Chingford
The 15-year-old boy [A], who was aged 14 at the time of the offence, was convicted on Monday, 11 July after a trial at the Old Bailey. He was also found guilty of possession of an offensive weapon.
Two men jailed for Croydon murder
Two men who carried out a deadly attack in the mistaken belief that their target possessed a large quantity of drugs have been sentenced for murder at the Old Bailey.
Donald Owusu, 25 (25.09.96), of no fixed address, received life with a minimum at 25 years on Thursday, 7 July. Harvey MacFoy, 26 (26.10.95), of Beachborough Road, Bromley, received life with a minimum of 21 years. Both had been
Two men convicted of murder following fatal stabbing in Tower Hamlets
Aqil had spent the evening with both defendants, who he knew, and they had all travelled by car to Southend
Five guilty of murdering teenager in revenge attack in Redbridge
Detectives discovered the defendants had access to a number of vehicles, the majority of which had been stolen in the days prior to the attack and each had a defined purpose
Murder investigation launched in Hillingdon
Police were called to reports of a stabbing at the junction of Cowley Road and The Greenway in Uxbridge
Appeal after firearms discharge in Hackney
At approximately 00.20hrs on Wednesday, 6 July police were called to Homerton Road, E9 to reports of gunshots.
Man jailed for drugs offences following county lines investigation
Since Operation Orochi launched, more than 800 county lines have been shut down and almost 1,000 arrests have been made