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April 09, 2014

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ALEXANDER: JAIL FOR SOLDIER WHO BECAME UNDERWORLD ARMOURER

SHEPPEY, KENT; UXBRIDGE, STONEBRIDGE PARK, GREENDFORD, EALING, WEST LONDON; PLAISTOW, EAST LONDON; BRAINTREE, HARWICH, ESSEX A former Army sergeant who masterminded an underworld gun running operation from his prison cell is facing years behind bars. Paul Alexander, 58, used mobile phones smuggled into HMP Swaleside in Kent to organise the conversion of antique firearms into deadly weapons. The former Royal Engineer was serving an indefinite jail sentence for making and supplying 'assassin kits' to criminal gangs after his weapons were linked to 28 UK crimes. He had been arrested in 2008 by police investigating gangland killings following the shooting of 11-year-old Liverpool schoolboy Rhys Jones by a member of the Croxteth Crew gang in August 2007.
  April 07, 2014

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KHAN:MUSLIM KILLERS JAILED FOR JAILHOUSE JIHAD

YORK, BRADFORD; MILTON KEYNES, BUCKS; NORWICH; HACKNEY, EAST LONDON Two Muslim killers who threatened to behead a prison officer after staging a 'Jailhouse Jihad' at one of Britain's highest security prisons were jailed for an extra six years today (MON). Feroz Khan, 26, and Fuad Awale, 26, tried to take over HMP Full Sutton, near York, four days after the barbaric murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby. He stormed out of prayer service after the imam dared to offer his condolences to the soldier's family and visited every Muslim prisoner in a bid to start an Islamic uprising. The pair targeted prison guard Richard Thompson, believing him to be ex-British military, and demanded the release of hate preacher Abu Qatada.
 
March 31, 2014

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KHAN:MUSLIMS KILLERS STAGED JAILHOUSE JIHAD AT HIGH SECURITY PRISON

HULL, BRADFORD, YORKS; MILTON KEYNES, BUCKS; NORWICH, NORFOLK Two Muslim killers who staged a jailhouse Jihad at one of Britain's highest security prisons are facing extra time behind bars. Feroz Khan, 26, and Fuad Awale, 26, tried to take over HMP Full Sutton, near York, after an iman dared to offer his condolences to the family of murdered soldier Lee Rigby. Two days after storming out of the prayer service, Khan went to visit every Muslim prisoner in a bid to start an Islamic uprising. The pair targeted prison guard Richard Thompson, believing him to be ex-British military and demanded the release of hate preacher Abu Qatada, the Old Bailey heard.
  March 25, 2014

HICKFORD: STABBED HIS BEST FRIEND AFTER HOLES THREAT

ISLINGTON An alleged killer stabbed his best friend to death days after the victim threatened to 'put holes in him', a court heard today. (MON) Rodney Hickford, 59, was knifed 29 times by Norman Newmarch in an attack caught by covert recording equipment. Newmarch, 60, is on trial accused of murdering Mr Hickford at the victim's one-bedroom flat in Thornhill Road, Islington, north London, on April 30, 2012. He allegedly snatched a kitchen knife that Mr Hickford always kept on his living room table and then stabbed him to death.
 
March 24, 2014

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HUSSAIN:FRIENDS OF RIGBY KILLER FACE JAIL FOR INCITING HOLY WAR

WALTHAMSTOW, WHITECHAPEL, EAST LONDON Two friends of Lee Rigby's killer Michael Adebolajo are facing jail for trying to incite a holy war against the West with a string of hate-filled rants. Muslim extremists Ibrahim Abdullah-Hassan, 28, and Shah Jalal Hussain, 31, posted a link on their website to a hate-filled rant on YouTube by Al Qaeda chief Anwar al-Awlaki encouraging terrorism. Abdullah-Hassan, also known as Abu Nusaybah, was arrested on terror charges just moments after filming an interview with BBC's Newsnight admitting he was a friend of Adebolajo. He claimed in the interview that MI5 had tried to recruit Adebolajo before he murdered Fusilier Rigby in the street near his barracks in Woolwich.
  March 21, 2014

CATTON: HGV DRIVER DENIES KILLING BOY

SOUTHWARK A HGV driver has denied killing a five-year-old boy by driving his skip lorry dangerously. Lee Victor Catton, 47, hit Hichame Bouadimi on St Georges Road near Elephant and Castle on 3 October 2012. Catton spoke only to enter a not guilty plea at the brief hearing at Woolwich Crown Court. Catton, of (Flat 3) Lavender House, Rotherhithe Street, Southwark, southeast London, faces a single charge of causing death by dangerous driving.
 
March 18, 2014

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DAWSON: VEIL WOMAN JAILED FOR ANOTHER SIX MONTHS

STROUD GREEN; FINSBURY PARK A Muslim woman who sparked controversy when she refused to remove her niqab in court refused to stand as was jailed for six months today (tues) for terrorising a security guard at a mosque. Rebekah Dawson, 22, threatened and intimidated Daudi Yusuf at Finsbury Park Mosque in north London in a row over non-Muslim women being allowed inside without wearing veils. Dawson refused to give evidence during a four-day trial at Blackfriars Crown Court after being ordered by the judge to remove her niqab if she went into the witness box. She claimed her religion prevented her removing the veil in the presence of men but Judge Peter Murphy ruled it was of 'cardinal importance' that a jury could see her face while she gave evidence.
  March 14, 2014

ASH-SMITH: MILKMAN IN COURT OVER 1993 SCHOOLGIRL MURDER

GREENHITHE, DARTFORD An milkman accused of the brutal 1993 knife murder of a 16-year-old schoolgirl appeared at the Old Bailey heard today. (FRI) Colin Ash-Smith, 45, allegedly killed Claire Tiltman in an alleyway in Greenhithe, Kent, in January 1993 as she made her way to friend's house. The Dartford Grammar School pupil was stabbed more than 40 times in the frenzied attack, which took place just four days after her 16th birthday. Claire, who had used the alleyway as a shortcut, staggered to a nearby road where she collapsed and died.
 
March 14, 2014

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BARNES: EXTREMIST COUPLE JAILED FOR VILE RIGBY YOUTUBE RANTS

WOOLWICH, HACKNEY A Muslim extremist linked to Woolwich killer Michael Adebowale was jailed for five years and four months today (Weds) for glorifying the murder of Drummer Lee Rigby in a series of YouTube videos. Royal Barnes, 23, was filmed by his veiled wife Rebekah Dawson, 22, laughing hysterically as he drove past the scene of the attack. Dawson, who has caused nationwide controversy by refusing to remove her niqab in court, was jailed for one year and eight months. The couple ridiculed the memorial flowers left by friends, family and members of the public for Drummer Rigby and Barnes described the murder as 'absolutely brilliant'. Dawson also boasted in a text to a friend: 'Did you watch it? It was really inciting and almost glorifying lol.'
  March 14, 2014

HUSSAIN: EXTREMIST LINKED TO BOTTLE BOMB PLOT ADMITS FALSE ID

CHINGFORD, TOTTENHAM A convicted terrorist involved in a plot to blow up a commercial airplane using hydrogen peroxide disguised in drink bottles today (FRI) admitted to attempting to travel under a fake identity. Nabeel Hussain, 30, was jailed for eight years in 2009 after being found guilty of helping Adam Khatib in a plot to murder thousands of jet passengers over the Atlantic. Muslim extremist Khatib, then aged 23, helped terror mastermind Ahmed Ali in his Al Qaeda plan to down packed planes with liquid explosives in the world's worst terror atrocity. A team of killers were to carry out the mass murder which would 'eclipse 9/11' in the summer of 2006.
 
March 11, 2014

LAKSHMINARAYANA:GP WHO HELPED IMMIGRANTS STAY IN UK STRUCK OFF

WOOLWICH, SOUTHEAST LONDON A GP who created false documents to help immigrants stay in the UK in return for cash has been struck off. Dr Bhajanehatti Lakshminarayana wrote fictitious letters for 'patients' to send to the UK Border Agency for an £80 fee. He claimed one patient had been registered at his surgery in Woolwich, southeast London since 1997. But the medic had only met the man in 2008 when he paid for a letter to use as part of his application to stay in Britain.
  March 05, 2014

KHAN:MUSLIM HOSTAGE TAKER CLAIMS SCREWS WERE 'QUITE RUDE' TO HIM

HULL A Muslim inmate held a prison guard captive in exchange for the release of radical cleric Abu Qatada after staff were 'quite rude' to him, a court heard today (weds). Feroz Khan, 26, allegedly held Richard Thompson at knifepoint just four days after the murder of Drummer Lee Rigby in Woolwich, se London. Khan led the attack just two days after storming out of an Islamic prayer service when the imam offered his condolences to the dead soldier's family, Woolwich Crown Court heard. He then went round Muslim inmates' cells one by one at HMP Full Sutton, near York, to speak to them and recruited Fuad Awale, 26, and David Watson, 27.

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