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Police have released an image of a newborn baby found abandoned in Plaistow, east London. Officers hope the picture of the baby - who has been named Harry by medical staff - will encourage his mother to come forward. more

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Police are appealing for assistance to trace a high risk missing woman from Wood Green. Juliannah Akinade, 78, was last seen yesterday at approximately 07:30hrs at her home address. more

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A man who beat his girlfriend's five-year-old son to death simply because he lost one of his trainers has been found guilty of murder. Alex's aunt accused Lambeth Social Services of failing to take her reports seriously - about Iheanacho more

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A man who committed sexual offences against girls under the age of 16 after grooming them on social media has been jailed. more

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London's Metropolitan Police are appealing for help to find an elderly woman who is missing from Wandsworth. 81-year-old Olusegun Okuleye was last seen at 18:00hrs on Tuesday, 4 July on Broxash Road in Clapham Common. more

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A man who posed as a barrister to con his victims out of thousands of pounds has been jailed for two years. 51-year-old Leonard Ogilvy of McLeod Road, Greenwich was found guilty and sentenced at Southwark Crown Court of three counts of more

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Police in London's Lambeth Borough have released a photo of a man they are trying to find as he needs to seek urgent medical attention. more

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Detectives in London's Newham Borough who are investigating how a baby in an East Ham restaurant sustained head injuries are appealing for witnesses to come forward. more

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Two more arrests have been made following the murder of Tobi Animashaun in Charlton last month. more

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I gave an interview to the Evening Standard in June. The article appeared in today's paper - a full three months later. I feel the article - especially the headlines and top paragraphs are not a fair reflection of my views and in important areas it more

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Two men have been sentenced at London's Woolwich Crown Court to a total of over 30 years' imprisonment. 20-year-old Lewis Goldfine and 21-year-old Alex Adesoji were sentenced following a shooting during a barbecue party in Stockwell last year. more

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20-year-old Hussam Elhand has been jailed for attempting to stab a police officer in Acton. A second man, 21-yer-old Laurrent Sango of Shrewsbury Street, London W10, pleaded guilty on 4 April to robbery, attempted robbery, threatening others with more

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Police detectives from the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham investigating a robbery have issued still CCTV images of two men they wish to identify and speak to in connection with the incident. more

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A 26-year-old man has been sentenced at Blackfriars Crown Court for being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs. more

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Following the death of 18-year-old Ugandan - Matthew Kitandwe, a murder investigation has been launched by London's Metropolitan Police. more

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Detectives from London Metropolitan Police's Trident and Gang Crime Command have charged two men and a woman over an aggravated burglary in Greenwich, southeast London. The three people will appear at the Snaresbrook Crown Court next week. more

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In 2011, my car was snatched from me by robbers at gunpoint. That scary experience brought me face to face with and later close to one of Nigeria’s smartest serving policemen alive. His soft voice, boyish look, gentle mien and calm disposition more

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This might prove to be the foundation for a new, effective and efficient policing system in Nigeria. We will get there one day. It is certainly an improvement, forward-looking action and assures the public that it is doing its best to move with the more

Akintokunbo A ADEJUMO

Supporters clashed with the police before Equatorial Guinea's second game against Burkina Faso. more

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The United States of America has donated high-tech bomb detector robots to the Nigeria Police Force. more

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