What is London’s murder rate? MURDER CAPITAL London murder rate 2019 – how many murders have there been this year so far and which city has the world’s highest murder rate?

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What is London’s murder rate?

As of August 27, there were at least 90 murders in London so far in 2019.

They include:

August 12 – A teenager was stabbed to death “with a foot-long machete” in Camden on August 12.

July 25 – Abdullahi Hassan, 20, died during a double stabbing in South Hampstead.

July 12 – Akbar Arizo, 64, and Layla Arizo, 74, were found fatally stabbed inside their home in South West London.

July 11 – Kye Manning, 19, was stabbed to death during fight in Croydon. Just a day earlier, a man in his 20s was stabbed to death in Kidbrooke, South East London.

July 9 – Kwasi Mensah-Ababio, 26, who worked at Wembley Stadium was found slumped near a bench in Monks Park, North London, on Sunday evening.

July 3 – Kelly Mary Fauvrelle, 26, was eight months pregnant and found with stab injuries at her home in Thornton Heath

June 26 – Yusuf Mohamed, 18, was fatally stabbed in the heart while he was out buying milk for his mum.

June 15 – Gleb Stanislavovitch Zhebrovsky, 34, was stabbed to death in a field next to a nursery and a mosque in Tower Hamlets, East London, just before 2pm.

June 14 – Cheyon Evans, 18, was stabbed to death on the Aboyne Estate in Tooting, South London.

Minutes later, cops were called to Plumstead, south-east London, where a 19-year-old man was shot dead.

June 4 – Adrian Murphy, 43, was found dead inside a luxury riverside apartment in Battersea.

May 30 – Graham Howe, 53, was killed following an altercation in a pub in North Wembley.

May 28 – Ismaila Ceesay, 33, was killed after being stabbed in the abdomen in Forest Gate, east London.

May 23 – Tatania and Vladimir Koudriavtsev, were discovered dead in their Kensington flat.

May 16 – Barrington Davis was found dead in his flat in south-east London.

Initially the 54-year-old’s death was treated as non-suspicious however a post-mortem test revealed he had suffered multiple stab wounds.

May 11 – Erik San-Fillipo, 23, was found dead in a wheelie been in north London.

May 5 –  Junior Urugbezi-Edwards, 18, was stabbed to death after being chased down a street in south-east London.

May 1 – Tashaun Aird was murdered in Hackney during another night of bloodshed that also saw a man brutally attacked outside Camden Town tube station in North London.

April 26 – Joshua White, 29, was attacked in Homerton and died of his injuries in hospital.

April 26 – Amy Parsons, 35, was found dead at her flat in Whitechapel, east London.

April 26 – Henriett Szucs was found dead. Her body was found shoved inside a chest freezer in an East London flat on April 26 alongside missing mum-of-three Mihrican Mustafa, 38.

April 23 – Meshak Williams, 21, was stabbed to death in Harlesden.

April 17 – Steven Brown, 47, was stabbed to death in Stoke Newington.

April 16 –  Gopinath Kasivisuwanathan, 27, was injured when he was run down during a brawl outside Alperton tube station, in Wembley. He later died in hospital.

April 8 – Noore Bashir Salad, 22, died in Manor Park, East London at around after being stabbed and shot.

April 7 – Annabelle Lancaster, 22,  was found dying in a car park next to the eight-storey tower block in Enfield, North London.

April 2 – Hubert Hall, 60, was found suffering from a head injury in Walthamstow. He later died in hospital.

April 1 – Calvin Bungisa, 22, was stabbed to death after being chased through the streets of London by a gang.

March 29 – Gavin Garraway, 40, was knifed through the window of his car in broad daylight in Clapham, South London, before his attackers sprinted away.

March 28 – Zahir Visiter, 25, found with stab wounds in a housing block in Westminster.

March 27 – Ramane Richard Wiggan, 25, was shot dead in West Norwood.

March 24 – Ravi Katharkamar, 54, Pinner, was found knifed in his Pinner shop and was pronounced dead at the scene.

March 22 – Abdirashid Mohamoud, 17, stabbed to death by a masked man in West London.

March 16 – Nathaniel Armstrong, 29, knifed in Fulham.

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