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Acid attack Dane Place, Bow – do you recognise this man?

Acid attack Dane Place, Bow – do you recognise this man?

By on September 1, 2017 in Crime & Policing, News with 0 Comments

Tower Hamlets police have released CCTV footage of a man they would like to speak to in connection with an acid attack in Dane Place, Bow on Tuesday, 2 May this year.

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Acid Attacks Advice: Report Remove Rinse

Acid Attacks Advice: Report Remove Rinse

By on August 31, 2017 in Crime & Policing with 0 Comments

The NHS has published official advice on how to provide first aid after an acid attack – report, remove rinse.

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Bethnal Green acid attack not motivated by race or religion

Bethnal Green acid attack not motivated by race or religion

By on July 26, 2017 in Crime & Policing

Yesterday’s acid attack on two youths in Bethnal Green was not motivated by race or religion according to the Met.The investigation into the attack is being led by officers from Operation Trident, the MET anti-gang command. Both suspect and victims are Asian.Acid was thrown into a vehicle by a male causing scarring to the faces and necks […]

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Police charge man with Burdett Road acid attack

Police charge man with Burdett Road acid attack

By on July 17, 2017 in Crime & Policing with 0 Comments

Police investigating a noxious substance attack on a man and a woman in Burdett Road, Bow E3 on Tuesday, 4 July have charged a man.Mustafa Ahmed, 19 (23.07.97) of Musberry Street, E1 was charged on Monday, 17 July with one count of wounding with intent to do grievous bodily harm (GBH) and one count of […]

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Man arrested after five moped acid attacks in Hackney and Islington

Man arrested after five moped acid attacks in Hackney and Islington

By on July 14, 2017 in Crime & Policing, News with 0 Comments

There were five acid attacks by suspects riding a moped last night between 10.25pm and 11.37pm which the police are treating as linked. It is understood that none of the attacks is being treated as a race or hate crime.

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