Crime & Court

Fri, 15:16

A credit card fraudster who threw acid in a police officer's face while trying to resist arrest has been jailed.

It is no small costume drama for a Park Royal businessman whose company has been fined more than £10,000 for selling bogus children's costumes.

Barbados police have said there is "nothing to indicate" an intruder was responsible for the death of a Colindale mother who died in a fire.

Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of Wembley boy in Camden.

The family of a Colindale mother who died after being doused with a flammable substance and set alight as she lay in bed in Barbados say they are "shocked and devastated" by her death.

A Wembley schoolgirl struggling to come to terms with being run over by a car on her first day at secondary school has been awarded two high accolades.

The mother of a murdered midwifery student has pleaded with her daughter's Cricklewood killer to reveal the location of her body.

A Cricklewood man has been sentenced to a minimum 17 years for the murder of missing midwifery student Joy Morgan.

A "dishonest and manipulative" married Cricklewood father has been found guilty of the murder of a female student who went to his church.

A Queen's Park man has become the second person to be charged with the murder of Abdullahi Hassan in Boundary Road, St John's Wood.

Police have named the 20-year-old killed in South Hampstead last week as Abdullahi Hassan.

A fourth man has been charged with murdering Kwasi Mensah-Ababio, who was shot in Monks Park last month.

"As far as we are concerned it goes on as before."

A scammer who stood in the car park of Tesco in Brent Park and flogged kitchens that never materialised to unsuspecting members of the Brent public has been convicted and slapped with a suspended jail sentence.

Police have charged four people in connection to a shooting in Upper Holloway on Monday last week.

A jury has retired to consider its verdict in the case of a married Cricklewood father accused of murdering a missing midwifery student who went to his church.

A diverse group of artists and activists used the last week of the school term to bring a unique brand of performance art to a Willesden school - all in the name of reducing knife crime and empowering young people.

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 20 year-old man was killed overnight in Boundary Road, St John's Wood.

A Kingsbury man and one of his co-defendants admitted responsibility for the death of a bouncer who was stabbed outside an exclusive New Year party in Mayfair.

Two Brent men were part of a group who encouraged each other during the New Year's Day killing of a Mayfair bouncer, the Old Bailey heard.

The Cricklewood man accused of murdering midwifery student Joy Morgan had health problems and would sometimes become "confused" after exceeding his prescribed medicine dosage, a court heard.

A Wembley teenager has denied the murder of 14-year-old Jaden Moodie.

A student allegedly killed by a fellow worshipper from Cricklewood cried at a church event on the day she went missing, a court has heard.

A teenager has become the second person charged over a stabbing in Preston Park, Wembley on July 9.

A third man has been charged with the murder of Kwasi Mensah-Ababio.

A millionaire has avoided jail for running an illegal money service business from his Isle of Dogs home after laundering more than £800,000 from the sale of designer clothes.

Two Wembley brothers who were part of a criminal gang who dragged a dad-to-be from his pregnant girlfriend before battering him and pouring acid over him have been jailed.

The wife of a contaminated blood scandal victim told the ongoing public inquiry into the issue that the fallout from her husband's 30 years of illness almost led to her own suicide.

Police in riot gear carried out three dawn raids in Wembley this morning, finding "items" but no suspects, in an attempt to crack down on violent crime.

Buses are on diversion in Wembley Park as police carry out enquiries.

Transport police have released CCTV images of men they speak to after violence erupted at Wembley Park station after the FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium.

A midwifery student who has been missing since Boxing Day was murdered by a "thoroughly dishonest and manipulative" Cricklewood man who attended her church and who she viewed as a father figure, a court has heard.

The man accused of stabbing to death Kingsbury's Josh Hanson four years ago has pleaded not guilty to murder.

Two men have been rushed to hospital following a multiple stabbing in a north Wembley park.

The grieving mother of a father gunned down in Wembley is appealing to the public to come forward with information.

A Harlesden dad-to-be who hired his cousin to kill his unborn child has been jailed.

A second murder probe in 48 hours has been launched in Wembley after a man in his 20s was found dead last night.

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was gunned down in Wembley.

An Islington man detained by have-a-go-heroes after his moped gang burst into a Kilburn jewellery store wielding hammers and a machete has been jailed.

An ex-soldier who "viciously snuffed out" the life of a much loved Wembley mum has been sentenced to a minimum 21 years in jail.

The victims of the London Bridge terror attack were unlawfully killed, a coroner has concluded.

A rogue Willesden Green landlord has been ordered to pay £60,170 and £6k court costs making it the council's biggest fine to date.

A Neasden man who joined forces with the ringleader of a smuggling gang caught with more than nine million illegal cigarettes and £356,185 in cash has been jailed.

The mother of a young electrician who was gunned down in a case of mistaken identity is hoping a £20,000 reward from police will bring information forward.

A man is stable in hospital after being stabbed in Willesden Green.


A new community centre, The Yellow, opens in Wembley Park in the heart of the Brent community. From October 1, the hub will offer a selection of arts and fitness classes, many of which will be free.

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