Image copyright Met Police Image caption Marvin Couson was left unable to communicate or leave his bed after the shooting in Shoreditch A man has been arrested 17 years after a shooting which left another man confined to a hospital bed until he died more than a decade later. Marvin Couson died in August 2015…

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Tashaûn Aird’s family said his death had left an “empty void” A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a teenager who was stabbed to death. Tashaûn Aird, 15, from Hackney Downs, was found fatally injured in Somerford Grove in Hackney, east London, on 1 May. Another…

Image copyright PA Image caption Emergency services were called to Matthias Road, Stoke Newington, on Wednesday evening A woman and three men have been arrested after a man was stabbed to death in north-east London. The victim, who is thought to be in his 30s, was found with knife wounds in Matthias Road, Stoke Newington,…

Image copyright Reuters Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Mr Assange took refuge in the embassy seven years ago to avoid extradition to Sweden over a sexual assault case that has since been dropped. The Met Police said he was arrested for failing to surrender to the court….