Image copyright Met’s Counter Terrorism Command Image caption Youssef Zaghba, armed with a knife, charged at a firearms officer before being shot dead One of the London Bridge attackers was less than 60cm (23in) away from an armed police officer when he was shot dead, an inquest has heard. Det Supt Rebecca Riggs said forensic…

Image caption Abdul Mayanja was shot dead in east London in 2017 A teenager who was shot dead as he sat on a wall after being asked where he was from was an “easy target”, a court has heard. Abdul Mayanja, 19, died from a single wound to the chest after being shot in Stratford,…

Image caption Employees said “several bullets” entered the shop A 16-year-old boy was shot outside a chicken shop in Tooting, south London. Police were called to Tasty Chicken on Wimbledon Road at 21:53 BST on Thursday amid reports of shots being fired, but no suspects or injured people were found. Just over 10 minutes later,…

Image caption Sana Muhammad, formerly Devi Unmathallegadoo, was eight months pregnant A man accused of killing his pregnant ex-wife with a crossbow chased her through the house and shot her as she fled upstairs, a court heard. Sana Muhammed and her second husband Imtiaz Muhammad were confronted by Ramanodge Unmathallegadoo in her Ilford home, the…

Image caption Sana Muhammad, also known as Devi Unmathallegadoo, was eight months pregnant An “obsessed” man shot dead his heavily pregnant ex-wife with a crossbow in a “deliberate and calculated act of revenge”, a court has heard. Prosecutors say Ramanodge Unmathallegadoo burst out of a garden shed in east London and attacked Sana Muhammad after…