Crime & Court

Friday, June 21, 2019

A rogue landlord has been convicted and fined £10,000 for renting out an unsafe, unlicensed property in Cricklewood.

An ex-soldier has been found guilty of the murder of Harlesden sickle-cell campaigner and Britain's Got Talent star Simonne Kerr.

Four teenagers have been charged with attempted murder after a man was stabbed in Willesden.

A Kilburn thief and his burgling accomplice have been jailed for a total of 14-and-a-half years.

The ex-deputy headteacher of Copland Community School has had his claim for unfair dismissal struck out by a judge after almost 10 years.

A Queen's Park gunman who lay in wait for his victim before shooting him in the thigh has been jailed for 16 years.

A young man is in a stable condition after being stabbed multiple times in Willesden.

A Wembley mum's killer may have been experiencing war flashbacks as he repeatedly stabbed her to death, a court heard today.

A man who was killed following an altercation in a North Wembley pub has been named as Graham Howe from Kenton.

Wembley mum Simonne Kerr was was stabbed more than 70 times by her former soldier boyfriend in an "utterly terrifying" attack, a court has heard.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following a fight in a Wembley pub.

Two brothers from Enfield will face a spell behind bars over an incident which saw them locked in a police stand-off on the rooftops of a residential Kilburn street.

Ilford hate preacher Anjem Choudary "energised" the ring leader of the London Bridge terrorist attack, an inquest heard.

Police have released the registration numbers of two cars they wish to trace following a fatal hit-and-run collision in Neasden that killed "gentle giant" Yussuf Adebiyi.

Armed motorbike riders allegedly threatened staff with a gun as they robbed a Tesco store in Kilburn.

The mother of a Queen's Park electrian gunned down in a case of "mistaken identity" this week pleaded for information on the ninth anniversary of his death.

A new crime alert system has been launched in Brent to enable people to get updates.

A banker "didn't even think" before using his skateboard to fight off a London Bridge terrorist who looked "like the devil", an inquest has heard.

A man was killed in a hit-and-run on the north circular in Neasden in the early hours of this morning.

A woman dubbed the Angel of London Bridge was killed after rushing in to help a victim of the terror attack, saying: "I'm a nurse. I have to go and help".

A Wembley stalker who "shattered the nerves" of a shop worker with whom he became obsessed has been jailed for just under two and a half years.

The youngest victim of the London Bridge terror attack fell over in her high heels and was being helped up by a Good Samaritan when they were both fatally stabbed, an inquest heard.

Diana Thompson thought she could con tenants in her unlicenced Wembley home, lie about her council tax payments and deceive private housing services.

Detectives investigating four sexual assaults Dollis Hill and Neasden have issued CCTV images of a man they wish to speak to.

A violent Brondesbury thief has been jailed for 19 years for a spate of distraction burglaries targeting vulnerable elderly people in their own homes.

Two victims of the London Bridge terror attack would be alive today if barriers had been put up after a similar atrocity two months before, an inquest has heard.

A Wembley money launderer has been jailed for his part in stealing millions of pounds from unsuspecting businesses and individuals.

A Harlesden man is to appear in court charged with explosives and drugs offences.

A Willesden pastor must raise £2,000 after vandals threw rocks through four church windows during the Easter Bank Holiday.

A victim of the London Bridge attack swung his skateboard at the terrorists as police desperately tried to help injured people, an inquest has heard.

Families of the London Bridge terror attack victims have paid tribute to their loved ones as the inquest begins into their deaths.

Police continue to appeal for information following the fatal stabbing of a 21-year-old man in Harlesden.

A horrified passenger has told how two men wearing motorcyle helmets boarded a bus in Cricklewood and stabbed a teenager multiple times.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was killed when he was hit by a car on Saturday night.

This burnt out car in Gladstone Park could lead police to the killer of a 21-year-old man who was stabbed to death in Harlesden on Tuesday night.

A petition has been launched urging Brent's MPs and councillors to deal with growing "rampant lawlessness" in the borough.

Assaults on police officers are on the rise in Brent with more than 750 attacks over the last five years, the Kilburn Times can reveal.

Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the murder of a young man in Harlesden to send dash cam footage or to phone them.

A fresh appeal has been launched into the death of a Kilburn father whose skeletal remains were discovered in Northolt three years ago.

One man has died and another is fighting for his life in hospital after a night of violence in Harlesden and Wembley.

Bereaved parents from Brent were among hundreds of anti-knife crime campaigners who gathered in Downing Street to call for action over rising violence.

A man remains stable in hospital after being shot in the arm in Wembley.

A 27-year-old man has died following a "violent altercation" in Alperton.

This is CCTV still of a man police wish to trace in connection with a double stabbing in Kilburn.

Two men are in hospital after being stabbed in Kilburn during the early hours of this morning.


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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