Metropolitan Police

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Man arrested by armed police outside Buckingham Palace

BREAKING Man arrested by armed police outside Buckingham Palace

BREAKING Man arrested by armed police outside Buckingham Palace

The arrest took place moments before the Queen passed by

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

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Julian Assange: The real questions now fall on Ecuador, says lawyer

Julian Assange: The real questions now fall on Ecuador, says lawyer

Sweden's director of public prosecutions has dropped a rape investigation on Julian Assange

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Police charge three women with terrorism offences, after raid where suspect was shot

Police charge three women with terrorism offences, after raid in which one of them was shot

Police charge three women, including suspect shot in raid, with terror offences

Police raided a north-west London home in April, and suspect Rizlaine Boular was shot by police during the incident

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

Flights from Heathrow Terminal 3 suspended over 'security issue'

Flights from Heathrow Terminal 3 suspended over 'security issue'

Flights from Heathrow Terminal 3 suspended over 'security issue'

All flights have been suspended, more information to follow

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Madeleine McCann: Scotland Yard confirms detectives are pursuing 'critical' leads

Madeleine McCann: Scotland Yard confirms detectives are pursuing 'critical' leads

Madeleine McCann: Scotland Yard confirms detectives pursuing 'critical' leads

Met Police Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said there were 'significant' leads of great interest to the UK and Portuguese teams

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

'Police officers from across the country lined the route of PC Keith Palmer's cortege', says reporter

PC Keith Palmer funeral: 'There were flowers on the roof that said 'number one daddy''

PC Palmer funeral: 'There were flowers on the roof that said 'number one daddy''

Thousands of people lined the streets for PC Keith Palmer's funeral, he was killed during the Westminster terror attack last month

PC Keith Palmer - a 'solid, reliable' policeman taken before his time

PC Keith Palmer: Portrait of a hero

PC Keith Palmer: Portrait of the Westminster attack hero

The fallen policeman was laid to rest in a full force police funeral today

'London is forever grateful' - Twitter pays tribute to PC Keith Palmer as funeral gets underway

'London is forever grateful' - Twitter pays tribute to Westminster attack hero Keith Palmer

Twitter pays tribute to PC Keith Palmer as funeral gets underway

The police constable was laid to rest on Monday, nearly three weeks after being fatally stabbed by Khalid Masood in his attack on Westminster

PC Keith Palmer Funeral - What route will the Westminster attack hero's cortege take?

PC Keith Palmer Funeral - What route will the Westminster hero's cortege take?

The officer who died during the terror attack on Westminster will be laid to rest today

Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

Romanian tourist knocked over Westminster Bridge during terror attack dies in hospital

Andreea Cristea: Romanian tourist who plunged into Thames during Westminster terror attack dies

Romanian tourist who plunged into Thames during Westminster terror attack dies

Life support for Andreea Cristea, who was knocked into the river Thames by Khalid Masood, was withdrawn on Thursday evening

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Paul Ross recounts story of 'bizarre' weekend arrest

Paul Ross recounts story of 'bizarre' weekend arrest

Paul Ross recounts story of 'bizarre' weekend arrest

Our Full Set Breakfast host was falsely arrested on suspicion of actual bodily harm over the weekend, which he called a 'weird and wonderful police overreaction'

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Westminster: Police officers to join congregation on Westminster Bridge to mark terror attack one week on

Westminster: Police officers join congregation on Westminster Bridge to mark terror attack one week on

Westminster: Police officers join congregation to mark attack one week on

Three pedestrians were killed on Westminster Bridge after Khalid Masood drove through crowds, before fatally stabbing a police officer

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Charity page set up by British Muslim for Westminster attack victims' families raises almost £18,000 in two days

Westminster attack: British Muslims raise almost £18,000 for victims' families in two days through charity page

British Muslims raise almost £18,000 for families of London attack victims

The Muslims United for London page was set up in response to the terror attack in London to raise money for the families of those who lost their lives in the disaster

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Reports of Kennington mass brawl caused security alert hours after Westminster terror attack

Reports of Kennington mass brawl caused security alert hours after Westminster terror attack

Reports of Kennington mass brawl caused security alert hours after Westminster

Police descended on the south London tube station after they received reports a man had been stabbed in the middle of a mass fight

Westminster: 'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation's Jonathan Russell

Westminster: 'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation's Jonathan Russell

'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation

Jonathan Russell, Head of Policy at the foundation, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the terror group claiming responsibility for the incident in Westminster on Wednesday

Westminster: 'Man was acting alone, but he would have needed support', says defence editor Robert Fox

Westminster attacker 'would have needed support', says defence editor Robert Fox

Westminster attacker 'would have needed support', says defence expert

Robert Fox, Defence Editor for the London Evening Standard, said any possible associations with the perpetrator would be key to the investigation

'London attack is absolutely deplorable, there's no justification,' says Khalid Mahmood MP

Westminster attack: MP Khalid Mahmood says 'we couldn't believe what was happening in front of our eyes'

'We couldn't believe what was happening in front of our eyes'

Khalid Mahmood, the Labour MP for Birmingham Perry Barr, was trapped in Parliament as the attack unfolded

Westminster assault: Metropolitan Police make arrests in London and Birmingham in connection with attack

Westminster assault: Eighth person arrested as inquiry continues into Parliament terror assault

Eighth person arrested as inquiry continues into Parliament terror assault

Mark Rowley, the Met's senior anti-terror officer, confirms details of raids connected to Wednesday's atrocities

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Teacher who helped police grade indecent images is jailed for molesting six-year-old

Teacher who helped police tackle indecent images jailed for molesting six-year-old

Teacher who helped police tackle indecent images jailed for abusing six-year-old

The man was caught when another child in the room secretly filmed his actions which took place repeatedly over a period of 90 minutes

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Couple arrested on suspicion of attempting to abduct premature baby

Couple arrested on suspicion of attempting to abduct premature baby

Couple arrested on suspicion of attempting to abduct premature baby

A couple are said to have visited Great Ormond Street Hospital on Monday afternoon, trying to convince staff that their baby was in the hospital

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

BREAKING: London Bridge station in lockdown over suspicious vehicle

BREAKING: London Bridge station in lockdown over suspicious vehicle

BREAKING: London Bridge station in lockdown over suspicious vehicle

The railway and underground stations have been closed off

Police in London are looking for a man who is alleged to have outraged public indecency by defecated in a street several times.   The man came onto the police radar after a member of the public reported him during rush hour on February 16.   The incident took place at Eastlands Crescent in south-east London, and is believed to not be the first time the man has done this.   He's described as white, of medium build and at a height of roughly five foot and eight inches.   Police believe there are similar cases

Police in London hunting for man suspected of defecating in the street

Police in London hunting for man suspected of defecating in the street

The incident took place on February 16 during rush hour

Friday, March 3, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

Former police officer jailed after asking 14-year-old to perform sex act

Former police officer jailed after asking 14-year-old to perform sex act

Former police officer jailed after asking 14-year-old to perform sex act

A former police officer has been jailed for two years, after asking a 14-year-old to perform a sex act on a video chat

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Metropolitan Police commissioner: 'Cressida Dick is a good appointment because she's popular in policing', says Police Foundation

Metropolitan Police commissioner: 'Cressida Dick is a good appointment because she's popular in policing', says Police Foundation

'Cressida Dick is a good appointment because she's popular in policing'

Cressida Dick has been appointed as the new Metropolitan Police commissioner, succeeding Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

George Galloway on Donald Trump state visit: 'There aren't enough police officers to protect him'

George Galloway says Donald Trump state visit is a really stupid idea: 'There aren't enough police officers to protect him'

Trump state visit: 'There aren't enough police officers to protect him'

While speaking to a caller, George Galloway made the point it'd be crazy for him to come to a country where there is a large opposition to him

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Man arrested after allegedly threatening Brexit court campaigner Gina Miller

Brexit: Gina Miller 'racist abuser' arrested by police

Gina Miller 'racist abuser' arrested by police

A man who allegedly threatened Gina Miller, who was behind the Brexit legal case, has been arrested today

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

'If you tell police that crime is reducing, they will laugh', says former police officer

Police will laugh at you if you tell them crime is falling, says former officer

Police will laugh at you if you tell them crime is falling, says former officer

Sadiq Khan has warned that if the Government cuts the funding of the Metropolitan Police then the safety of Londoners will be at risk

Monday, January 9, 2017

Monday, January 9, 2017

'People accept armed officers on holiday, so they shouldn't be concerned in the UK', says former chief constable

'People accept armed officers on holiday - why not in the UK?' asks former chief constable

'People accept armed officers on holiday, they shouldn't be concerned in the UK'

The Metropolitan Police Federation has launched a new survey asking police officers whether they believe they should be routinely armed with guns or tasers

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Man arrested at Heathrow airport on suspicion of terror offences

Man arrested at Heathrow airport on suspicion of terror offences

Man arrested at Heathrow airport on suspicion of terror offences

A man has been arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of a terror offence, according to Scotland Yard, he is currently in police custody

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

M62 shooting: 'UK police will become routinely armed', says former officer

M62 shooting: UK police will become routinely armed, says former officer

M62 shooting: UK police will become routinely armed, says former officer

Michael Smith MBE spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer in the wake of a shooting which resulted in the death of one man and the arrest of five other people

Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

The arrests were made in a series of morning raids

Six people arrested on suspicion of terror offences across England

Six people arrested on suspicion of terror offences across England

There were a series of raids this morning in London, Derby, and Burton Upon Trent

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Families of victims of Stephen Port are to sue the Metropolitan Police

Families of Grindr serial killer Stephen Port's victims to sue Met Police

Families of Grindr serial killer Stephen Port's victims to sue Met Police

The families of three victims of Stephen Port are set to sue the Metropolitan Police over the investigation into their murders

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

22-year-old arrested at Heathrow on suspicion of preparing for terrorist acts

22-year-old arrested at Heathrow on suspicion of preparing for terrorist acts

22-year-old arrested at Heathrow on suspicion of preparing for terrorist acts

Counter-terrorism officers made the arrest last Friday

Man arrested in East London on suspicion of encouraging terrorism

Man arrested in East London on suspicion of encouraging terrorism

Man arrested in East London on suspicion of encouraging terrorism

A 23-year-old man has been arrested in East London on suspicion of encouraging terrorism and dissemination of terrorist publications

Friday, December 2, 2016

Friday, December 2, 2016

Residents are evacuated after bus catches fire in London

Residents evacuated after bus catches fire in London

Residents evacuated after bus catches fire in London

A fire broke out on a bus this morning in Kingston, the cause is currently unknown

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Greater Manchester Police opens investigation into allegations of historical sex abuse in football

Greater Manchester Police opens investigation into allegations of historical sex abuse in football

Greater Manchester Police opens investigation into allegations of sex abuse

The force joins the FA and the Metropolitan Police in looking into the growing scandal in football

Monday, November 28, 2016

Monday, November 28, 2016

Turkish man accused of owning bomb-making instructions linked to the far-left

Hackney man accused of owning bomb-making instructions linked to Turkish far-left

Hackney man accused of owning bomb-making instructions

Alaettin Kalender is accused of keeping a political magazine with bomb-making instructions, but has denied terrorism charges

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Arthur Heeler-Frood: 'Police will have regarded him as vulnerable because of his age, despite his resourcefulness', says former Met Detective

Arthur Heeler-Frood: Boy who went missing because he was 'bored' was hugely selfish, says Hunted star

Boy who went missing because he was 'bored' was selfish, says Hunted star

The 15-year-old schoolboy ran away from home because he was 'bored with his life'

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

Man arrested in connection with evacuation at London City Airport under anti-terror legislation

Man arrested over London City Airport evacuation on anti-terror laws

Man arrested over London City Airport evacuation on anti-terror laws

A 25-year-old man has been arrested after the airport was closed for around three hours on Friday afternoon and 500 staff and passengers had to be evacuated

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Court hears social worker charged with murder of a Metropolitan Police officer was 'obsessed' with Breaking Bad

Grindr murder: Court hears Stefano Brizzi dissolved victim's body in acid and was 'obsessed with Breaking Bad'

Grindr murder suspect Stefano Brizzi was obsessed with Breaking Bad, court told

Stefano Brizzi denies murder but admitted to disposing of the body by attempting to dissolve it in acid

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

London Bridge street evacuated due to 'suspicious vehicle'

London Bridge street evacuated due to 'suspicious vehicle'

The street was evacuated this morning as a vehicle is being investigated, it appears to have a foreign number plate and is parked in a bus lane

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

Metropolitan Police officers to use body-worn cameras

Metropolitan Police officers to use body-worn cameras

Metropolitan Police officers to use body-worn cameras

22,000 frontline officers will use the cameras as part of a new initiative by Scotland Yard

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Woman goes on trial at the Old Bailey in first crowdfunded private prosecution in British legal history

Woman goes on trial at Old Bailey in Britain's first-ever crowdfunded private prosecution

Woman goes on trial in Britain's first-ever crowdfunded private prosecution

Gail Purcell is to go on trial over the death of cyclist Mick Mason at the Old Bailey in April

Friday, September 30, 2016

Friday, September 30, 2016

Off duty police officer dismissed over attacking McDonalds customers

Off-duty female police officer dismissed for drunken brawl with McDonald's customers

Off-duty female police officer dismissed for drunken brawl in McDonald's

The police officer was drunk at the time of the attack, and in her original statements claimed she was a witness to the incident, later proved wrong on CCTV

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Bexley Brawl: Twitter condemns mass fight in Northumberland Heath

Bexley Brawl: Red Dwarf star Danny John-Jules leads condemnation of 'Lord of the Flies' turf war

Red Dwarf star leads condemnation of 'Lord of the Flies' turf war in Bexley

Twitter users united in scorn after up to 100 people were involved in a mass brawl

Mass brawl in Bexley involves 'around 100 schoolchildren'

Bexley battle royale: 100 kids 'armed with knives and bats' brawl in south-east London (video)

100 kids 'carrying knives and bats' brawl in Bexley

The brawl took place In Northumberland Heath near Bexley, and police were called to the scene, two people were taken to hospital

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Two shot dead at a flat in North London

Two shot dead at flat in East Finchley, North London

Two shot dead at flat in East Finchley, North London

A man and woman were found in the flat on Elmhurst Crescent early this morning, as police were called to the scene

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Former Metropolitan Police Detective reveals history of racism in the service

Bullying, false evidence, wrongful imprisonment: Former detective lifts lid on 'compulsory' 1980s police racism

Former detective speaks out about 'compulsory' 1980s police racism

Peter Bleksley also said he was 'disheartened' at news the Metropolitan Police continues to 'routinely discriminate' against black people in stop-and-search operations

Two men arrested after a man dies trying to stop a moped theft

Two men arrested after a man died trying to stop a moped theft

Two men arrested after a man died trying to stop a moped theft

A father and son went outside to confront the gang, however the son died shortly afterwards in hospital. His father is still receiving treatment

Friday, September 9, 2016

Friday, September 9, 2016

Man denies murdering a policeman in his London flat after meeting on dating app Grindr

Stefano Brizzi denies murdering policeman Gordon Semple at London flat after Grindr meeting

Man denies murdering policeman at London flat after Grindr meeting

Stefano Brizzi is accused of strangling and dismembering Gordon Semple in April, but has denied murder in court

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Flights disrupted at London City Airport due to Black Lives Matter protest

'Around 7 arrested' after Black Lives Matter protest at London City Airport

'Around 7 arrested' after Black Lives Matter protest at London City Airport

Members of the campaign group chained themselves together to protest against the environmental impact on the lives of black people from airports

Monday, August 29, 2016

Monday, August 29, 2016

Heavy police presence remains as partygoers attend Notting Hill Carnival

Heavy police presence remains as partygoers attend the final day of Notting Hill Carnival

Heavy police presence remains as partygoers attend Notting Hill Carnival

The eventl, which attracts more than a million people annually, began yesterday and ends today

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Russell Square: Security expert on the motivation behind the attack which has left one woman dead

Russell Square Murder: What was the motivation behind the attack which left one woman dead?

Russell Square Murder: What was the motivation behind the attack?

The Metropolitan Police will move fast to establish what lay behind the fatal stabbing of a woman in central London on Wednesday evening, security expert Will Geddes tells talkRADIO…

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Terrorism threat: 'Mobile phones mean people are not aware of their surroundings', says security expert

Terrorism threat: Filming video on your phone "not the way to behave" in threat situation

Terrorism threat: Filming video on your phone "not the way to behave"

There will be more armed police on London's streets after the Met Police announced an additional 600 officers to deal with potential terror attacks. A security expert tells talkRADIO that we all have to take responsibility for our own safety…

Monday, August 1, 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016

Former Metropolitan Police Detective examines how safe the UK is following a number of terror attacks on mainland Europe

Terror threat: "You're not being a snitch or a grass, you're potentially saving lives"

'You're not being a snitch by reporting strange behaviour, you're saving lives'

Former police detective Peter Bleksley explains how the public can help in the fight to prevent major attacks on the British mainland…

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