We are delighted to announce that on the 27th May we will be again hosting our Crime & Punishment Seminar. We have three expert speakers, who will all be tackling the fascinating subject of forensics and CSI. David Tadd, the former head of New Scotland Yard’s forensics unit, who led over 950 officers. Dr Hilary Hamnett, an expert in forensic toxicology, who has presented at international conferences and is a senior lecturer. Barrister, Harry Potter, who will be using his extensive courtroom experience to demonstrate the importance of forensics in the criminal justice system. Click here to purchase your tickets for this intriguing insight into crime detection and a chance to pose your questions to expert practitioners, who are top of their field.. Click here to purchase your tickets for this fascinating insight into our criminal
CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON FRIDAY
Court 1 at 11am trial continues of Reanne Phillips, an alleged stalker, who is claimed to have sent thousands of instagram messages branding musician Franck Kouassi a rapist and a paedophile in an ‘attempt to destroy his music career after she had slept with him once.
Court 5 at 11am trial in the case of Edison Brahimi and another accused of murder. Grineo Daka, 27, was shot dead at the Phoenix Snooker Club in Leyton, east London, on July 7.
Court 6 at 11.30am New trial of Abdi Karama and three others in relation to a shooting of a 26 year old man. The victim survived.
Court 8 at 10.30am Mention in the case of alleged road rage killer Robert Barrow accused of running over a woman during a row over a minor crash. He is charged with the murder of Tahereh Pirali-Dashti, 40, and assault of a 56-year-old man.
Court 8 at 2pm Application in the case of Leon Smith, 39, Warwick Burrows, 47, and 32 year-old Matthew Watson, who are said to have been part of a gang war waged against Turkish crime families in north London. They deny conspiracy to murder.
Court 8 at 3pm Mention in the case of Alfie Tullett accused of stabbing murdering 34 year old plumber Frankie Bulbrook in Chiselhurst, Kent.
Court 9 at 10.45am trial in the case of Emeka Dawuda-Wodu and others accused of perverting the course of justice. William Algar’s dismembered body was discovered at an address in Barnes, London SW on January 3, following concerns for his welfare. The 53 year old’s arms and legs had been removed from the body and a post-mortem examination carried out at Kingston Mortuary gave the cause of death as a stab wound to the chest.
Court 12 at 11am trial of Clive Spencer and others accused of murder. Chad Gordon,27, was shot in the head in Haringey, North London in May.
Court 13 at 11am Plea and trial preparation in the case of Anthony Kemp accused of a 1983 cold case murder. Christopher Ainscough, 50, was found with significant head injuries at his home in Kilburn, London NW more than 37 years ago.
Court 13 at 12 noon Mention in the case of Leeban Farah and two others accused of conspiracy to murder. Shortly after 3am on July 16, Billy McCullagh was found with a gunshot injury in his chest in North West London.
Court 13 at 2pm Mention in the case of Luke Matthews accused of murder. Kyle Kelson, 25, was blasted in the head with a shotgun in the early hours of June 19 in North Cheam, Surrey.
Court 16 at 10.30am trial of two alleged gunmen accused of stealing a luxury Range Rover in a plot to kill a rival. Leon De Silva, 21, and Rached Itani, 20, allegedly planned to murder Kemal Bassaragh on 6 November last year.