Man wanted over 'non-molestation order breach' could be in Lewisham or Deptford

News Shopper:

12:36pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A tattooed man wanted on recall to prison for breaching a non-molestation order and making threats to kill could be in Lewisham or Deptford.

15-year sentence for couple who burgled Lewisham pensioners and 100-year-old woman

News Shopper:

11:06am Friday 22nd August 2014

A couple who burgled elderly people - including a 100-year-old woman and seven Lewisham victims - have been jailed for a total of 15 years.

Armed police swoop in New Cross after gunshots heard

News Shopper: Met Police launches road safety operation with 2,500 officers

12:25pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A New Cross road was cordoned off by armed police yesterday morning after neighbours reported gunshots being fired.

Brockley man charged with 2010 Greenwich murder of Eltham student

News Shopper: Charlie Wright died after being shot in the face

9:04am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Four years after 17-year-old Eltham student Charlie Wright was shot dead at a Greenwich flat, two men have been charged with the murder.

Catford man 'kidnapped and punched pregnant Thamesmead woman'

News Shopper: Met Police launches road safety operation with 2,500 officers

2:51pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A Catford man kidnapped a pregnant woman, throttled her and punched her in the stomach while he was on an electronic tag, a court heard today (August 19).

Gang fights with weapons at Thamesmead prison

News Shopper:

9:12am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Justice Secretary Chris Grayling has denied the prison system is in crisis as inspectors slammed the high level of violence at a Thamesmead jail.

'Unprovoked' Abbey Wood attack leaves man with broken jaw

News Shopper:

3:42pm Monday 18th August 2014

Police want to trace this man after an "unprovoked" Abbey Wood attack left a 44-year-old with a broken jaw.

Bexley police hunt Sydenham man after burglaries in Welling, Eltham and Surrey

News Shopper:

3:33pm Monday 18th August 2014

Bexley police are appealing for information to help them trace a Sydenham man following burglaries in Welling, Eltham and Surrey.

Abbey Wood teen missing for six weeks could be in Deptford, Bexley, Southend or Ipswich

News Shopper:

12:53pm Monday 18th August 2014

An Abbey Wood teenager missing for six weeks could be in Southend-on-Sea, Bexley, Deptford or Ipswich.

Thieves try to rip out Queen Mary's Hospital, Sidcup cash machine

News Shopper:

12:23pm Monday 18th August 2014

Thieves tried to rip out a cash machine at Queen Mary’s Hospital in Sidcup in a late night raid.

Gravesend student, 18, weeps as he is jailed for string of sex offences

News Shopper:

5:16pm Friday 15th August 2014

A university student from Gravesend wept in the dock as he was jailed for a string of sex offences today (August 15).

Swanley man jailed for throwing acid in Gravesend teens' faces

News Shopper:

4:14pm Friday 15th August 2014

A Swanley man has been jailed for seven years today for throwing acid in two teenage brothers' faces in Gravesend and telling them: "In five seconds you're going to be blind."

Finally back behind bars - Grove Park Gumtree robber on the run for 14 years

News Shopper:

3:20pm Friday 15th August 2014

A violent criminal who had been on the run for 14 years was found hiding out in a Grove Park house after using the Gumtree website to commit a series of robberies.

Charlton 'burglar in tree' appears in court

News Shopper:

3:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

A man appeared in court today (August 15) after a 17-hour stand-off at a Charlton tree caused train chaos earlier this week and allegedly cost the railway nearly £500,000.

Teens in court over Alex Scott murder in Lee Green

News Shopper:

1:35pm Friday 15th August 2014

Two teenagers have appeared at the Old Bailey charged with murdering builder Alex Scott in Lee Green.

UPDATE: Girl, 15, arrested for attempted murder after Catford stabbing

News Shopper: UPDATE: Motorcyclist in hospital after Chessington crash

1:10pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A 15-year-old girl and her teenage companion have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a Catford stabbing last night.

Lewisham police most wanted - have you seen this terrible trio?

News Shopper:

9:39am Thursday 14th August 2014

Lewisham police need your help to trace this terrible trio.

'I want the facts out there': Man cleared of Natalie Jarvis murder speaks out

News Shopper:

8:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

Tom Fuller has kept quiet since he was found not guilty of murdering Natalie Jarvis. But more than a year after his release he tells News Shopper he is determined to "get the facts out there".

Two teens charged with Lee Green murder of Alex Scott

News Shopper:

10:26am Wednesday 13th August 2014

Two teenagers have now been charged with the murder of Alex Scott in Lee Green.

UPDATE: Two teens arrested over Lee murder of Alex Scott

News Shopper:

8:57am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Two 17-year-old boys have now been arrested after Alex Scott was stabbed to death in Eltham Road, Lee, following an apparent row over a cigarette.

Hacker denies Forest Hill's Andy Coulson was attacked in Belmarsh

News Shopper: Former News of the World journalist Neville Thurlbeck has been arrested on suspicion of trying to intimidate a witness, according to reports.

5:11pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Former News of the World journalist Neville Thurlbeck has been freed from prison just over a month into a six-month sentence for his role in the phone hacking scandal - and denied his Forest Hill boss has been attacked in jail.

Tributes to Lee Green builder Alex Scott murdered 'in row over cigarette'

News Shopper:

11:40am Monday 11th August 2014

A 26-year-old builder was stabbed to death following an argument over a cigarette in Lee, according to neighbours.

Pair of Bexleyheath shoplifters shopped thanks to Shopper

News Shopper:

4:38pm Friday 8th August 2014

A pair of shoplifters have been jailed after CCTV images of them published in News Shopper led to their identification.

Missing teenage girl left Plumstead in rainbow wig and has not been seen since

News Shopper: Aphrael Heightley

4:06pm Friday 8th August 2014

Police are appealing for information to help trace a 17-year-old girl who left her Plumstead home in a rainbow wig and has not been seen since.

Flowers and tributes to 'wonderful' shopkeeper who died after Woolwich car hit him on pavement

News Shopper:

3:50pm Friday 8th August 2014

Scores of flowers and tributes have been placed outside the Woolwich shop of a man who died after a car mounted the pavement and hit him on Tuesday afternoon (August 5).

Man who caused £6,000 damage to Gravesend bookies is sentenced

News Shopper:

4:22pm Thursday 7th August 2014

A man who smashed up a Gravesend bookies, causing more than £6,000 worth of damage, has been given a suspended prison sentence.

New Cross chef denies Catford cleaver attack on man's bottom

News Shopper: The aptly-named Eros House in Brownhill Road, Catford

12:21pm Thursday 7th August 2014

A 61-year-old New Cross chef has denied slashing a man's bottom with a meat cleaver after a row over damage to a Catford car.

Three men wanted in Crayford and Sidcup burglary investigations

News Shopper:

11:37am Thursday 7th August 2014

Police want to know if you recognise any of these three men wanted in connection with a burglary in Crayford and attempted burglary in Sidcup.

New Lewisham police operation targets borough's top offenders

News Shopper: Mayor's officer pledge branded "election bluster"

10:27am Thursday 7th August 2014

Lewisham police have launched a new operation to tackle the borough's most prolific robbers, burglars and drug dealers.

Two Dartford burglaries and attempted break-in reported in straight days

News Shopper: Gravesend car park sexual assault suspect wanted by Kent Police

3:27pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

Police are investigating two reported burglaries and another attempted break-in in the same part of Dartford on consecutive days.

UPDATE: Neighbours tried to help shopkeeper hit by car on Woolwich 'deadly road'

News Shopper:

12:40pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

Neighbours described how people tried to help a Woolwich shopkeeper who was trapped under a car when it mounted a pavement on a "deadly road".

Man caught with gun in Sidcup gets four-and-a-half years in prison

News Shopper:

12:05pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

A man caught with a gun in Sidcup has been jailed for four-and-a-half years.

Smack in his crack: Thamesmead drug dealer caught with heroin between buttocks is jailed

News Shopper:

3:39pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

A Thamesmead drug dealer caught with heroin between his buttocks has been jailed for two-and-a-half years.

UPDATE: Knifeman heard voice of Kojak actor Telly Savalas when he tried to murder Plumstead and Catford women

News Shopper:

12:00pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

A paranoid schizophrenic knifeman who tried to murder two women in Catford and Plumstead Common has been detained indefinitely in a mental hospital.

UPDATE: Man suffers serious head injuries in late night Northfleet 'assault'

News Shopper:

12:06pm Monday 4th August 2014

A man is in hospital with serious head injuries following an alleged assault in Northfleet late last night.

Jailed politician Denis MacShane slams Christmas dinner at Thamesmead's Belmarsh prison

News Shopper: Expenses-fiddling former Labour minister Denis MacShane spent six weeks in top-security Belmarsh jail

10:39am Monday 4th August 2014

A politician convicted of fiddling his expenses has slammed the Christmas dinner on offer at Thamesmead's Belmarsh prison.

Armed police swoop on Catford car in afternoon operation

News Shopper: Met Police launches road safety operation with 2,500 officers

9:49am Monday 4th August 2014

Armed police stopped a car in Catford, smashed into it and arrested two men in an afternoon operation, witnesses say.

Convicted drug dealer arrested in Greenhithe must pay back £9,000

News Shopper:

1:35pm Friday 1st August 2014

A convicted drug dealer arrested in Greenhithe has been ordered to pay back nearly £9,000 of criminal gains by the courts.

Erith illegal worker scam ringleader has sentence nearly doubled

News Shopper: Anthony Okoh.

11:43am Friday 1st August 2014

The ringleader of a £6 million Erith illegal worker scam has had his prison sentence nearly doubled for being too lenient.

Ban for driver who took off while being given a speeding ticket

News Shopper: GOTCHA: An officer checks the speed of vehicles with his laser gun

5:31pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A driver who led police on a high speed chase through Bexley after taking off while officers were giving him a speeding ticket has been hit with a ban.

Man jailed for stealing police car on Crayford night out

News Shopper:

4:53pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A man who stole a police car on a night out in Crayford has been jailed for 10 weeks.

Lee Rigby's killers given £212k legal aid

News Shopper:

4:05pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Murdered soldier Lee Rigby’s killers were given more than £200,000 in taxpayer-funded financial support to pay for their legal bills.

Hospital patient, 73, heartbroken at reported theft of late wife's wedding ring

News Shopper:

4:08pm Monday 28th July 2014

An elderly hospital patient is heartbroken after a chain with his late wife’s wedding ring on it was reportedly stolen from around his neck.

Young girl 'nearly abducted by stranger' during Gravesend picnic

News Shopper: Police cordoned off Gordon Promenade in Gravesend yesterday. Pic by Jason Arthur

2:01pm Monday 28th July 2014

A young girl was reportedly the victim of an attempted abduction in Gravesend.

Former Gravesend curry restaurant owners prosecuted over mice infestation

News Shopper:

11:57am Monday 28th July 2014

Two former restaurant owners whose Gravesend curry house was infested with mice have been successfully prosecuted by the council.

Top Woolwich Boys (and terrible rappers) face jail over heroin and crack cocaine operation

News Shopper:

4:30pm Friday 25th July 2014

Top members of notorious gang the Woolwich Boys, who splurged money from their crack and heroin deals on hire cars, tacky clothes and videos for their terrible rap songs, are facing jail.

Eltham man who stabbed Sidcup brother Sean Hayes to death after sibling's funeral jailed

News Shopper:

1:33pm Friday 25th July 2014

An Eltham man who stabbed his Sidcup brother to death after a family funeral has been convicted of murder at the Old Bailey today (July 25) and jailed for a minimum of 22 years.

Dartford ex-soldier who murdered Marcus Innocent in Woolwich jailed for 28 years

News Shopper: Marcus Innocent was fatally shot in the stomach in Lord Warwick Street, Woolwich

1:08pm Friday 25th July 2014

A Dartford former soldier has been jailed for 28 years after gunning down an innocent DVD salesman in Woolwich during a gang feud.

Two Belvedere men arrested over suspected £3 million fuel fraud

News Shopper: Fuel prices could fall in Herefordshire - but Worcestershire could miss out

5:56pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Two men from Belvedere have been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a £3 million fuel fraud.

Youth who burned Deptford station CCTV system with lighter 'could have started lift fire'

News Shopper:

9:46am Thursday 24th July 2014

Police want to trace this man after a CCTV camera at Deptford station was deliberately damaged with a lighter.

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