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. This will be an 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 justice system
CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON WEDNESDAY
Court 1 at 10.30am Mention in the case of a defendant, who can only be identified as QT accused of terrorist related offfences.
Court 1 at 2pm Plea and trial preparation in the case of Bruno Kuci and two others who were arrested after cocaine worth 184 million pounds was found at Portsmouth port. This is one of the largest ever seizures in the UK
Court 5 at 10.15am 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 9.30am Plea and trial preparation in the case of Reuel Briscoe and two others charged with five counts of attempted murder and one count of possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life. The case involves a drive by shooting in Hackney, East London
Court 8 at 10.30am trial of Samual Agyeman and others in relation to a shooting of a 26 year old man. The victim survived.
Court 9 at 10am trial 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 11 at 10am 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 10am 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 10am trial of student, Andrew Dymock, 23, who is alleged to have promoted the neo-Nazi System Resistance Network (SRN) group through his Twitter account and website.
Court 14 at 10.15am trial of Kiziku Tuwizana, Besnik Berisha and Bobby Rogers accused of a double murder. Two Eastern European men aged 30 and 35 years old were stabbed to death in Hertfordshire just before Xmas 2019.
Court 15 at 10.15am 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.
Court 16 at 10.30am New trial of Connor Gwynn-Bliss and others accused of murder. Former England taekwondo star Amrou Greenidge, 18, was riding his bike through Fulham, south-west London when he was hit by a car and then attacked while on the ground. He suffered severe head injuries and died in hospital.