Metropolitan Police

Monday, June 11, 2018

Monday, June 11, 2018

One dead and another in 'serious condition' after two stabbings in London and Ipswich

One dead and another in 'serious condition' after two stabbings in London and Ipswich

One dead and another in hospital after two stabbings in London and Ipswich

Two more stabbings took place over the weekend, with the London incident bringing the total number of murders in the capital to 74 this year

Friday, June 1, 2018

Friday, June 1, 2018

Communities affected by gang violence 'don't trust police to help'

Communities affected by gang violence don't trust police to help, says former gang member

Communities affected by gang violence 'don't trust police to help'

Jermaine Lawlor is the founder of Voice for Youth Against Violence, an organisation that helps young people out of crime, and a former gang member himself.

The scene in Deptford after the knife attack yesterday. Image: Katharina Greve

Four men in hospital after a shooting and three stabbings in London

Four men in hospital after a shooting and three stabbings in London

A night of violence in London left four men in critical conditions after one was shot and three others stabbed. One arrest has been made

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Met Police to target people who post videos 'inciting gang violence'

Met Police to target people who post videos 'inciting gang violence'

Met Police to target people who post videos 'inciting gang violence'

The Metropolitan Police

Friday, May 18, 2018

Friday, May 18, 2018

18-year-old man arrested on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts

18-year-old man arrested on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts

Metropolitan Police Counter Terrorism Command made the arrest in North London on Friday.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Scotland Yard's gangs database is 'racially discriminatory', says Amnesty International

Scotland Yard's gangs database is 'racially discriminatory', says Amnesty International

Scotland Yard's gangs database is 'racially discriminatory'

The human rights charity said the database, which holds information on people thought to be at risk of committing crime, disproportionately targets young black men

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Man shot dead outside Queensbury tube station in London

Man shot dead outside Queensbury tube station in London

Man shot dead outside Queensbury tube station in London

Police have launched a murder investigation after a man in his thirties died at the scene

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Kate and Gerry McCann said they were incredibly grateful for the continued investigation

Madeleine McCann investigation granted further funding

Madeleine McCann investigation granted further funding

Government funding for the investigation has to be agreed every six months

Friday, March 23, 2018

Friday, March 23, 2018

Police release CCTV of burglary where suspects were armed with hammers

Police release CCTV footage of burglary suspects armed with hammers

Police release CCTV footage of burglary suspects armed with hammers

Police are asking for anyone with information to come forward

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

John Worboys victim reveals 'horrendous' experience with police made her question her sanity

John Worboys victim reveals 'horrendous' experience with police made her question her sanity

John Worboys victim reveals 'horrendous' experience with police

The Metropolitan Police has lost a court case which was brought forward by two victims of rapist John Worboys

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Third sexual assault allegation made against actor Kevin Spacey

Third sexual assault allegation made against actor Kevin Spacey

Third sexual assault allegation made against actor Kevin Spacey

Police are already investigating two allegations against Kevin Spacey

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Scotland Yard launches review on sex crime investigations following collapse of rape cases

Scotland Yard launches review on sex crime investigations following collapse of rape cases

Scotland Yard launches review on sex crime investigations

Two rape cases have recently collapsed due to problems with disclosing evidence

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

Metropolitan Police continue search for vehicles involved in Tulse Hill hit-and-run

Tulse Hill: Metropolitan Police continue search for vehicles involved in four-car hit-and-run

Police continue search for vehicles involved in four-car hit-and-run

A 29-year-old woman died in south London after reportedly being struck by four vehicles

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

The northern city follows London in its decision to not renew the company's operating license

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Harvey Weinstein: Scotland Yard investigating seven assault allegations against producer

Harvey Weinstein: Scotland Yard investigating seven assault allegations against producer

Harvey Weinstein: Scotland Yard investigating seven assault allegations

Claims of sexual assault against the producer are being investigated by police forces in Los Angeles and New York

Friday, October 27, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

60-year-old woman attacked during feminist and transgender brawl

60-year-old woman attacked during feminist and transgender brawl

60-year-old woman attacked during feminist and transgender brawl

Police are searching for three suspects who allegedly punched Maria MacLachlan's face and kicked her on the ground

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

Harvey Weinstein: Los Angeles Police Department investigating allegation of rape against producer

Harvey Weinstein: Los Angeles Police Department investigating allegation of rape against producer

LAPD investigating allegation of rape against Harvey Weinstein

The Los Angeles Police Department said it was looking into claims of the disgraced producer allegedly raping an actress in a hotel near Beverly Hills in 2013

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Footage shows man shooting firework onto London Bus

Footage shows man shooting firework onto London bus

Footage shows man shooting firework onto London bus

The firework can be seen ricocheting around the bus, prompting screams from passengers

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Police carried out a controlled explosion outside North Korea's London embassy after reports of unattended package

Police carried out a controlled explosion outside North Korea's London embassy after reports of unattended package

Police carried out a controlled explosion outside North Korea's London embassy

The police were called to the street where the embassy is located after receiving reports of an unattended package

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Police arrest woman at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offence

Police arrest woman at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offence

Police arrest woman at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offence

The 22-year-old had just arrived on a flight from Turkey

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Police use steel spikes and nets in attempt to prevent vehicle terrorist attacks

London police using mats with steel spikes to prevent new Barcelona or Westminster attack

London police using mats with steel spikes to prevent new Westminster attack

The road mats have been used for the first time at the Naval Association Parade in Whitehall

Friday, September 8, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

Man jailed for a year after being convicted for sharing terrorist material on social media

Camden man Medhi Bira jailed for a year for sharing terrorist material on social media

Camden man jailed for sharing terrorist material on social media

Mehdi Bira had been found guilty of two counts of dissemination of terrorist material

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Terrorism: 'Many outside London don't mix with communities and gather toxic views from others'

Terrorism: Muslim community leader reveals he was once part of embarrassing security breach

Terrorism: Muslim community leader reveals embarrassing security breach

Muslim campaigner Mohammed Khaliel says the way to defeat terrorism is through united communities

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Police facial recognition trial leads wrongful arrest at Notting Hill Carnival

Notting Hill Carnival: Police facial recognition trial leads to wrongful arrest

Police facial recognition trial leads wrongful arrest at Notting Hill Carnival

The police trial also led to 35 false matches leading some to question the reliability of the technology

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Notting Hill: Attacks on police officers branded a disgrace

Notting Hill: Attacks on police officers branded a disgrace

Police union boss brands Notting Hill Carnival attacks 'a disgrace'

Metropolitan Police Federation chairman Ken Marsh says it is not normal and not acceptable for police officers to be attacked

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Dozens arrested in early morning raids ahead of Notting Hill Carnival

Dozens arrested in early morning raids ahead of Notting Hill Carnival

Dozens arrested in early morning raids ahead of Notting Hill Carnival

Raids across Lewisham and the borough of Kensington and Chelsea saw more then 30 apprehended by Metropolitan Police

Friday, August 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017

Increased police numbers to guard area around Grenfell Tower during Notting Hill Carnival

Increased police for Grenfell Tower during Notting Hill Carnival

Increased police for Grenfell Tower during Notting Hill Carnival

The work on the tower will stop for the bank holiday weekend because of 'practical difficulties' caused by the Notting Hill Carnival

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Police appeal for witnesses after woman endures bite attack in Kingston

Woman scarred for life after being put in headlock and bitten in south London

Woman scarred for life after being put in headlock and bitten in south London

The incident took place in the early hours of Sunday June 25, and left the victim with permanent scarring on her face

Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

London police officer convicted of fraud

Reshat Kemal: London police officer who promised to invest victims' money convicted of fraud

London police officer who promised to invest victims' money convicted of fraud

PC Reshat Kemal pleaded guilty to fraud by false representation at Southwark Crown Court

Head of multi-million pound drug network sentenced to 17 years

Head of £60m drug network jailed for 17 years

Head of £60m drug network jailed for 17 years

The conviction of Klodjan Copja comes as a result of a two-year investigation by the Metropolitan Police

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Professor claims Putney Bridge jogger is 'pathological' in Good Morning Britain interview

Putney Bridge jogger who nearly killed pedestrian is 'pathological', says professor

Professor claims Putney Bridge jogger is 'pathological' in GMB interview

Birmingham City University's Professor Craig Jackson told the ITV programme he had 'played chicken' with the woman he'd 'pushed' into the path of an oncoming bus

Eight spice drug dealers jailed for more than seven years in total

London spice dealers who preyed on homeless people jailed for seven and a half years

London spice dealers jailed for seven and a half years

Those convicted have also been given a total of 35 years in community behaviour orders

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Police are searching for this man (Met Police handout)

Putney Bridge horror: CCTV footage shows jogger 'push woman in front of bus'

Putney Bridge horror: CCTV footage shows jogger 'push woman in front of bus'

Passengers from the bus rushed to help the woman who had been walking towards Putney Bridge Tube Station

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Jeremiah Deen identified as victim of Grenfell Tower fire

Grenfell Tower: 2-year-old Jeremiah Deen the latest victim identified

2-year-old Jeremiah Deen identified as victim of Grenfell Tower fire

The two-year-old was confirmed to have perished in the tower blaze in June

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

Labour councillor suggests Government could also be investigated over Grenfell Tower

Grenfell: Government could be charged with corporate manslaughter, says councillor

'Government could be charged with corporate manslaughter over Grenfell'

Julia Hartley-Brewer and Labour councillor Pat Mason had a heated debate about the Conservative council in Kensington and Chelsea

Grenfell Tower: Police say there's 'reasonable grounds' to suspect corporate manslaughter

Grenfell Tower: Police say there's 'reasonable grounds' to suspect corporate manslaughter

Grenfell: Police say 'reasonable grounds' to suspect corporate manslaughter

Senior figures in the local authority and the Tenant Management Organisation are to face questioning over the tower fire

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

charged with terror offences after alleged ISIS fighter communication

Teenage girl charged with plotting Isis terror attack on UK

Teenage girl charged with plotting Isis terror attack on UK

The teenage is accused of plotting to take shipment of weapons to conduct a terror attack in the UK

Metropolitan Police are appealing for witnesses after a girl was injured by a stone thrown at a bus in west London.  The incident occurred in West Drayton on the afternoon of July 21.   The stone was thrown at the U3 bus as it travelled south along Wise Lane, shattering the window nearest to the driver's cabin.   It collided with the back of the 11-year-old's head and a second person got glass in her eye.   Police officers took the girl to hospital, where she was later discharged.  PC Juliet Toll, who is he

Met Police appeal for witnesses after girl is injured by stone thrown at bus

Met Police appeal for witnesses after girl is injured by stone thrown at bus

The incident occurred in West Drayton on Friday July 21

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

9/11 experts drafted to assist Grenfell Tower investigation

9/11 experts drafted in to assist Grenfell Tower investigation

9/11 experts drafted in to assist Grenfell Tower investigation

Metropolitan Police Deputy Commissioner Craig Mackey said the 'extraordinary size' of the crime scene had required the extra recruitment

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

Khan wrote the letter from her hospital bed

Muslim model who suffered acid attack penned moving letter just hours before Hackney horror

Read Muslim acid attack's victim moving letter about her horror

Business student Resham Khan and her cousin Jameel Muhktar were attacked with acid in their car in June

Teenager arrested following a string of acid attacks in east London

Teenager arrested following a string of acid attacks in east London

Teenager arrested following a string of acid attacks in east London

Metropolitan Police are investigating after several people were hospitalised for acid injuries across Hackney, Stoke Newington, and Islington

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Grenfell Tower: Police reveal a victim had spoken to 999 for 55 minutes

Grenfell Tower victim was on 999 call for 55 minutes, police reveal

Grenfell Tower victim was on 999 call for 55 minutes, police reveal

Scotland Yard gave an update of the tower fire investigation on Monday

Friday, June 23, 2017

Friday, June 23, 2017

Finsbury Park terror attack suspect charged with murder and attempted murder

Finsbury Park terror attack suspect Darren Osborne charged with murder and attempted murder

Finsbury Park terror attack suspect charged with murder and attempted murder

Darren Osborne is to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court over the Finsbury Park attack

Police confirm the cause of Grenfell Tower fire

Police confirm faulty fridge started Grenfell Tower fire

Police confirm faulty fridge started Grenfell Tower fire

At 79 people are confirmed dead or remain missing in the wake of the tower blaze last week

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

'Community police officers are needed now more than ever to gather intelligence and reassure the public'

Finsbury Park: 'Community police officers are needed now more than ever to reassure the public'

'Community police officers are needed now more than ever to reassure public'

Former Metropolitan Police officer Chris Hobbs says the country is in a pressure cooker which is bubbling to the boil, in light of recent attacks

Metropolitan police release statement on Finsbury Park attack

Finsbury Park suspect is 47-year-old Cardiff man Darren Osborne: BBC

Finsbury Park suspect is 47-year-old Cardiff man Darren Osborne: BBC

10 were injured and one man was killed after a van was driven into crowds leaving a mosque in north London

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Search for Grenfell Tower victims continues as police fear death toll increasing

Search for Grenfell Tower victims continues as police fear death toll increasing

Search for Grenfell Tower victims continues as police fear death toll increasing

Dozens are feared dead in the inferno, which ravaged the west London tower block on Wednesday morning

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'The building melted in front of my eyes', says witness

Grenfell Tower: 'I saw 25 people die in front of my eyes', says witness

'I saw 25 people die in front of my eyes', says witness

Anne Johnson had only moved to the area a month ago and witnessed the deadly fire on the tower block

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017

New arrests made in London Bridge attack investigation

New arrests made in London Bridge attack investigation

New arrests made in London Bridge attack investigation

Three men have been arrested in east London as the probe continues

New video shows the moment London Bridge attackers were gunned down by police

New video shows the moment London Bridge attackers were gunned down by police

New video shows the moment London Bridge attackers were gunned down by police

Youssef Zaghba, Rachid Redouane, and Khuram Butt killed eight pedestrians in the London Bridge attack before being gunned down by police

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

London Bridge: Body recovered from Thames

London Bridge: Body recovered from Thames

London Bridge: Body recovered from Thames

Detectives searching for French citizen Xavier Thomas made the discovery

Man arrested on suspicion of terror offences in east London

Man arrested on suspicion of terror offences in east London

Man arrested on suspicion of terror offences in east London

Scotland Yard said an early morning raid saw the 30-year-old arrested in Ilford

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Met Police defend decision to drop London Bridge attacker inquiry

Met Police defend decision to drop London Bridge attacker inquiry

Met Police defend decision to drop London Bridge attacker inquiry

One of the attackers, Khuram Butt, had been known to police in 2015, but it says there was no evidence of a plot

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

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