A crowd of around 300 people clashed with officers near to Tottenham police station. Missiles, including Molotov cocktails, rocks and fire extinguishers, were thrown at the officers.
A bookmaker’s shop was set alight and other shop windows were smashed. Stores in the area were looted, with people seen pushing away shopping trolleys full of stolen goods. A bus has also been set on fire
Police had been attempting to carry out an arrest under Operation Trident, which deals with gun crime in the black community.