Crime & Court

Yesterday, 21:30

Five cannabis factories in Romford, Ilford and Barking were raided in the latest anti-drug supply operation, say Metropolitan Police.

A man has been charged after a cross was torn off the roof of a church in Chadwell Heath.

An investigation is underway after a “suspicious” fire destroyed the ground floor of a shop.

A man is in custody after a cross was torn off a church roof.

A boxing club has opened a hub in a bid to stop youngsters falling victim to violence or ending up behind bars.

Men from Dagenham and Custom House have been charged after a series of early morning raids.

Two men believed to be members of an organised crime gang have been taken into custody after a series of dawn raids.

The police are appealing for witnesses after two men were found stabbed.

A man who threw parties for two nights running despite a warning after the first has avoided court.

A man from Barking has been charged with dealing Class A drugs in Kent.

Men from Stratford and Wanstead have been charged in connection with a shooting in Dagenham.

A senior cop has called for harsher penalties for assaults on police officers, which have risen sharply across Havering, Redbridge and Barking and Dagenham.

A radicalised prison inmate has been jailed for life with a minimum term of 23 years after trying to murder a prison officer in an Islamist terror attack behind bars.

A man has been charged with carrying out two sexual assaults in Dagenham.

A radicalised prison inmate has been found guilty of attempting to murder a guard at a top security jail.

A man and woman have been found injured following a shooting in Dagenham.

A 15-year-old from Barking and another teenager have been charged after a police officer was stabbed.

The police have released a man’s description following an alleged rape in Dagenham.

The police are investigating reports of a rape.

Two teenagers have been sexually assaulted in Central Park.

A shop manager who stepped up after youngsters fired up to 50 rocket fireworks at his store has won an award.

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Two serving officers at the East Area Command Unit, which serves Havering, Redbridge and Barking and Dagenham, have been charged with assault.

Potential jurors at an inquest into the deaths of four gay men in Barking could be quizzed about their beliefs and moral attitudes, a court has heard.

A serving police constable working in Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge has been dismissed without notice for gross misconduct.

Two men have been charged with murder following the death of a man in Dagenham.

Five men have been jailed for a total of 35 years for a firearms conspiracy after police found two loaded semi-automatic guns ready to fire when they approached their car in east London.

A man killed in a Dagenham car park has been named by police.

A man was rushed to hospital after a suspected hit and run in Barking.

Police found a suspected sawn-off shotgun and drugs after searching two abandoned vehicles in Dagenham.

Officers have released images of a man wanted in connection with an assault on security staff at Chadwell Heath station.

This is the face of a man who is wanted in connection with a murder in Lithuania.

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was fatally injured in a Dagenham car park.

Scammers have been sending letters to people offering a council tax refund.

Police have launched an operation to prevent young people from getting involved with gangs in Barking and Dagenham as they return to school for the new term.

A partygoer has been cleared of fatally stabbing Barking man Randy Skuse at a party in Whitechapel and injuring three other people.

The film released by Barking and Dagenham Council as part of its anti-youth violence campaign has been viewed almost 25,000 in two weeks.

Police investigating the death of a man in Dagenham are calling on witnesses and anyone with dash cam footage to come forward.

A man has been jailed after he attacked his ex-partner and her male friend in a jealous rage.

Four men have been charged in connection with a car crash and stabbing near Becontree Underground station in Dagenham.

A director of the National Crime Agency (NCA) has revealed his disappointment over failures in recent investigations into a historic paedophile ring, uncovered by a new true crime podcast.

A Barking teenager has been sentenced to life imprisonment after chasing and stabbing to death a man in broad daylight in Kent.

A woman was spat and and threatened with being stabbed as she travelled on a train between Stratford and Upminster.

Man attacked in Barking

Monday, August 24, 2020

A man was attacked in Barking this morning.

Three men have been arrested in connection with “violent disorder” near Becontree Underground station earlier this week.


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