London Borough of Hackney
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The London Borough of Hackney is a London borough in Inner London. The historical and administrative heart of Hackney is Mare Street, which lies 5 miles (8 km) north-east of Charing Cross. The borough is named after Hackney, its principal district. Southern and eastern parts of the borough are popularly regarded as being part of east London, with the northwest belonging to north London.
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Hackney tenants 'targeted' after asking for rent reductionThe tenants, who live in Hackney, believe they are being subjected to a "revenge eviction".
Dawn Butler: Met condemn 'trial by social media' over car stopDawn Butler was pulled over by police while travelling through Hackney and filmed the encounter.
Violence flares as revellers clash with riot police trying to break up illegal party in HackneyBottles, canisters, kerb stones and a bicycle all thrown at police during trouble, Scotland Yard says
Stoke Newington: Man charged over stabbing in high street bankA man in his 50s was attacked in a bank on Stoke Newington High Street in Hackney.
Second arrest after Oluwamayowa Adeyemi shot dead in HackneyOluwamayowa Adeyemi, known as Samson, died after he was shot in the chest in east London.
Hackney police attack: Boy, 13, admits kicking two officers in streetTeenager pleads guilty after east London incident captured on camera
Hackney police attack: Four people charged with assaultA 13-year-old boy is among those appearing in court accused of attacking two PCs in east London.
Hackney police attack: Officer assaulted in street in 'sickening' London incidentVideo footage of assault 'truly stomach churning' and 'horrific' to watch, says head of Police Federation
Hackney police attack condemned as "sickening"Two officers are injured, prompting their union to say police "are not society's punchbags".
Hackney shooting: Man dies from gunshot woundsThe man. believed to be in his 20s, was found fatally injured on a residential street in Hackney.
Motorcyclist, 35, dies after crash on London roadThe crash happened on Friday morning in Hackney, east London.
Tashaun Aird death: Three teens jailed over stab deathTashaun Aird was knifed nine times in the chest and back during a planned attack in Hackney.
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Royal Mail postman found newborn baby on Hackney doorstepPolice are trying to find the baby's mother and are keen to help her and reunite her with her newborn son.
Newborn baby boy found abandoned in Hackney streetPolice appeal for the mother to get in touch after he was found wrapped in a blanket in Hackney.
Newborn baby abandoned near busy road in LondonA newborn baby has been abandoned near a busy main road in Hackney, east London.
Clapton stabbing: Murder investigation after man knifed to death in LondonA murder investigation is underway after a man was stabbed to death in Hackney on Friday night, according to police.
Three teenagers guilty of killing Tashaun Aird, 15Tashaun Aird was knifed nine times in Hackney, east London, in May.
Prolific thief Michael Weir jailed for 1998 'double jeopardy' murdersMichael Weir, of Hackney, was jailed for life and will serve a minimum of 30 years in prison.
Three men fatally stabbed in London in little over 12 hoursTwo men are killed overnight, in Knightsbridge and Deptford, after another man died in Hackney.
Hackney fire: 80 firefighters tackling blaze in block of flats in north LondonAbout 80 firefighters are battling a large blaze at a block of flats in Hackney, northeast London.
Bridport House Hackney flats emptied over fire fearsAn award-winning London tower block is emptied due to "potentially combustible insulation".