Men from Dagenham and Romford have been arrested on suspicion of burglary after a gang allegedly tried to steal money from a cash point and robbed a shop till in Canterbury.
Students at Robert Clack Upper School in Gosfield Road, Dagenham joined staff members of the club, Future Youth Zone, and council leader Cllr Darren Rodwell to celebrate.
A paedophile who raped a young girl in the 1980s and 90s has been jailed today after his brave victim came forward three years ago.
A man has been sent to jail after he was arrested during the Metropolitan Police's piloting of the use of facial recognition technology in Romford town centre.
A boy from Dagenham was arrested on Boxing Day after £8,000 worth of phones were stolen.
A fourth man has been charged with the murder of Abdulrahman Nassor Juma, who was fatally stabbed in Barking in May.
Barking and Dagenham has joined four other London councils to back a Windrush Day celebration in the borough.
A 28-year-old from Dagenham died in a motorcycle crash from serious injuries including one to his head, despite wearing a helmet, an inquest heard.
Two men have appeared in court charged with the murder of Abdulrahman Nassor Juma.
To celebrate the launch of Connected Communities, Crowdfunder has teamed up with Trust For London to award £5,000 to five projects making a difference in Barking & Dagenham.
It's the debate fans across the UK are discussing - so where better to find out more about the iconic burger than behind the scenes in a local McDonald's restaurant?
The Exchange in Ilford has added a state-of-the-art, Savannah-themed play area, with hand painted animal sculptures, to its brand new family zone, designed by American creative agency Playtime
Barking and Dagenham Post
Education and Training