Results tagged “Sexual assault”

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Overall crime is down in Tower Hamlets, yet reported rapes have increased.

Between June 2013 and June 2014, 33 more rapes were reported compared to the same period the previous year.

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A woman who was sexually assaulted by a photographer who used his job to take advantage of models is urging others potential victims to come forward.

Jenny*, 27, visited Shaun Colclough's studios in Wallis Road, Hackney, in March 2011 while she was working as a part time model.


Police believe a man responsible for five linked sexual assaults in Canning Town lives or works in the E16 area.

Officers have released new CCTV stills showing the image of a man they wish to speak to as part of their investigation.


Police have released an image of a man wanted for two sexual assaults in east London over the last year.

The suspect struck in both June and October attacking women walking home alone. He was caught on CCTV with another man, believed to be an associate of his.


A man has appeared in court charged with sexually assaulting a woman on the DLR.

Michael Taylor, 43, of no fixed abode, was also accused of possession of an offensive weapon and affray at the hearing at Thames Magistrates Court.