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A police officer serving the borough is to be sentenced for downloading indecent images of children and extreme animal porn.

A review is set to take place into how authorities dealt with the recent terror attacks in the UK, the home secretary has announced.

A teenager arrested in Barking in connection with the London Bridge terror attack is to remain in police custody after a warrant for further detention was granted.

The borough’s first Muslim mayor will focus on “making people happy” in his year in office.

Two teenagers from Barking and Dagenham have been jailed for their part in a series of horrific attacks which saw taxi drivers threatened at knifepoint.

Nobel century steers Barking & Dagenham side to success

Figures out today show children in Barking and Dagenham are the most likely in London to receive a preferred primary school place for September.

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A beauty business owner must pay almost £21,000 after selling freckle cream containing mercury alongside counterfeit goods.

A Barking man arrested after a flight accompanied by a RAF fighter escort was diverted was wanted for a £175 fraud, a court heard.

An out-of-hours GP service is helping 10,000 patients who would otherwise have ended up in A&E.

A B&B owner whose actions led to two people narrowly escaping a fire through a window has been handed a six-month jail term, suspended for two years.

A Barking-based Muslim charity has sent £3m of food and clothing to the people of Syria thanks to donations from the public.

The jury is considering its verdict in the case of the suspected serial killer.

An illegal street race gathering was shut down by police as part of a crackdown on dangerous anti-social driving.

A disabled man has spoken of his distress after his mum was falsely hounded for arrears following a stroke that left her paralysed on one side.

Alleged serial killer Stephen Port told his sister there was a corpse in his bed the day before a man was found dead near his home, a court heard this afternoon.

An alleged serial killer accused of drugging and murdering four men he met on gay dating websites will go on trial at the Old Bailey from this morning.

Five-star Barking up to second

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

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Blues boss knows both teams had enough chances to win derby

A 26-year-old man has been charged with a string of gun and drugs offences and will appear in court at the end of September.

A hairdresser who counts a former mayor among her clients is joining forces with her daughter to open her own salon.

Golby content with opening day win Blues chief happy with end result, but knows there is still work to be done

The police watchdog has met with LGBT community groups as part of its investigation into the Met’s response following the deaths of four young men.

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