Trafalgar Square stabbing: Metropolitan Police cordon off London tourist hotspot after man knifed Multiple police cars rush and officers move public away from scene Independent - Published 2 days ago
Metropolitan Police officer who held up racist signs next to sleeping train passengers 'should be sacked', disciplinary panel rules Ian Wells' actions 'extremely damaging' to force's reputation, panel told Independent - Published 2 days ago
Boris Johnson: 'Saj will find the money' for 20,000 police officers
Boris Johnson has told the high-ranking team tasked with helping recruit 20,000 new police officers that the ambitious project will be complete within three years. The Prime Minister gave an opening..
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Sir Edward Heath’s godson reacts to Carl Beech sentencing
Carl Beech has been found guilty of inventing claims about witnessing child murders at the hands of a peadophile ring. Lincoln Seligman, Sir Edward Heath’s godson, responded to the sentencing after..
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Carl Beech found guilty over Westminster paedophile ring lies
A former NSPCC volunteer who lied about being abused by a murderous VIP Westminster paedophile ring is facing a lengthy jail sentence after he was convicted of perverting the course of justice and..
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Met Police Twitter account hacked
The Metropolitan Police's website has been targeted by hackers who posted a series of bizarre tweets from the force's official account. Late on Friday night, a number of tweets were sent from the..
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Cop Admits To Stealing From Grieving Family
A police officer has admitted buying pornography at the home of a grieving family. The crime by the officer is especially heinous because the family was grieving the death of their child. PC Avi..
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CCTV released as police investigate fatal stabbing of pregnant woman
Detectives from the Met Police investigating the alleged murder of Kelly Mary Fauvrelle in Thornton Heath, Croydon, have released CCTV footage of a man they wish to trace. Police are looking to..
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Man charged over stabbing incident outside UK interior ministry A man has been charged in connection with a stabbing that took place on Aug. 15 outside Britain's interior ministry in central London, the Metropolitan Police said on Monday. Reuters - Published 4 days ago
Second police officer contaminated in Salisbury Novichok poisoning The Metropolitan Police confirms Novichok was found in a blood sample taken from an officer. BBC News - Published 1 week ago Kensington crash: Woman hit by marked Met Police car The pedestrian was taken to hospital after being hit by the Met Police vehicle in west London. BBC News - Published 1 week ago
Sadiq Khan begs Boris Johnson to recruit police officers 'much quicker' over knife crime rise Mayor says Met Police is 'under-resourced and overstretched' after Conservative cuts Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Tate Modern: Boy, six, thrown from 10th floor A 17-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, the Met Police says. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago
Boy, six, 'thrown from 10th floor' of Tate Modern A teenager is arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, the Met Police says. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago Boy falls 'from height' at Tate Modern in London A teenager has been arrested in connection with the incident, the Met Police says. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago
Soldier in uniform left with fractured skull after attack in London Metropolitan police launch manhunt after victim left needing surgery following assault Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
Met Police payout after Southgate preacher's wrongful arrest Footage of the street preacher's arrest has been viewed online almost three million times. BBC News - Published on July 28, 2019
'VIP abuse' accuser jailed for 18 years Carl Beech's allegations of murder and child sexual abuse led to a £2m Metropolitan Police investigation. BBC News - Published on July 26, 2019
London bus attack: Teenage boys charged over homophobic attack on female couple Four teenage boys have been charged with an aggravated hate crime over a homophobic attack against two women on a London night bus, the Metropolitan Police has said. Independent - Published on July 25, 2019 Met Police hacked with bizarre tweets posted online A series of tweets are sent from the Met's account calling for the release of a drill rap artist. BBC News - Published on July 19, 2019
Metropolitan Police website, emails and Twitter account hacked with messages including 'F*** the police' More follows... Independent - Published on July 19, 2019 Suzy Lamplugh disappearance: 'No evidence' following Pershore search The Metropolitan Police said officers "remain committed to securing justice for Suzy and her family". BBC News - Published on July 17, 2019
Ambassador row: Publishing leak 'not in public interest' says Met Police Met Police says it respects freedom of press, but publishing diplomatic emails may be a criminal offence. BBC News - Published on July 13, 2019 Darroch leaks: Met Police says publication of diplomatic cables could be criminal and is not in public interest 'We have been told the publication of these specific documents could constitute a criminal offence and one that carries no public interest defence,' says assistant commissioner Neil Basu Independent - Published on July 13, 2019
'Police state': Media and MPs decry Met Police threats to prosecute journalists who publish leaked Kim Darroch cables 'This is intolerable. It strikes at the heart of of the principle of a free press,' says former minister Independent - Published on July 13, 2019 Kim Darroch: Met Police launch investigation into leaked ambassador memo criticising Trump The Metropolitan Police has launched a criminal investigation into the leak of a diplomatic cable from the UK's former ambassador to the United States, Sir Kim Darroch. Independent - Published on July 12, 2019
London police officer who spiked drink and raped Tinder date jailed for 15 years in Antigua Lee Martin-Cramp, 26, spiked victim's drink after using his position as Metropolitan Police constable to trick her into trusting him Independent - Published on July 12, 2019 Man taken into custody in connection with London double homicide: police Detectives investigating the double homicide of a pregnant woman and her baby arrested a 25-year old male on suspicion of murder, Britain's Metropolitan police said on Thursday. Reuters - Published on July 11, 2019
Police filmed pinning down man 'having seizure', sparking brutality claims Watchdog says it is questioning Met Police after footage widely shared Independent - Published on July 10, 2019 Met Police to use drone to catch dangerous drivers Safety charity Brake welcomes the use of technology to help "deter dangerous behaviour" on the roads. BBC News - Published on July 9, 2019
Trump diplomat row: Police urged to open investigation The Met Police are asked to look into the leak of emails calling the Trump administration "inept". BBC News - Published on July 8, 2019 Kevin Spacey 'questioned by Met Police in US' The actor is interviewed under caution over sex assault claims in the UK, a US website reports. BBC News - Published on July 6, 2019
Kevin Spacey questioned by Scotland Yard over sexual assault claims Actor Kevin Spacey has been questioned by Metropolitan Police detectives about sex assault allegations in the UK. Independent - Published on July 6, 2019 Senior female Asian officer accuses Metropolitan Police of discrimination Parm Sandhu claims she was denied promotion because of her race and gender Independent - Published on July 6, 2019 Also reported by • BBC News
Police urged to axe facial recognition after research finds four of five 'suspects' are innocent Report also raises 'significant concerns' Metropolitan Police's identification system breaks human rights laws Independent - Published on July 3, 2019 Brexit: MPs take legal action to force police to act over 'crimes' committed by Leave campaign during EU referendum A cross-party group of parliamentarians is taking legal action against the Metropolitan Police over electoral offences in the 2016 EU referendum. Independent - Published on June 19, 2019
Jo Brand's battery acid joke about milkshaking to be investigated by Met Police for alleged 'incitement to violence' A comment made by comedian Jo Brand on BBC Radio 4 about throwing battery acid at politicians is being assessed by the Metropolitan Police. Independent - Published on June 13, 2019 New Met Police recruits to get part-time work option The Met believes it is the first force in the UK to offer part-time positions to its officers. BBC News - Published on June 12, 2019
Metropolitan Police will allow constables to join part-time in bid to boost female officer numbers Applicants will be able to choose between 40, 24 or 16 hours a week Independent - Published on June 12, 2019 Grenfell Tower: Police carry out 13 interviews under caution as part of criminal investigation Met Police records more than 7,000 statements from witnesses and community members Independent - Published on June 7, 2019
Kingston World War Two bomb: 'No timeframe' for disposal The Met Police says it has sought help from the Ministry of Defence to deal with device. BBC News - Published on May 24, 2019 Kingston University campus evacuated over 'WW2 bomb' The Met Police says it has sought help from the Ministry of Defence to deal with device. BBC News - Published on May 23, 2019
Police chief says Extinction Rebellion protesters will be arrested 'very, very fast' and suggests officers were not assertive enough last time The Metropolitan Police commissioner has said officers will be "more assertive" dealing with future protests by climate change activists Extinction Rebellion, who last week staged an 11-day.. Independent - Published on May 14, 2019 Elsa Salama: Judge refers missing girl's father to police A judge wants the Metropolitan Police to investigate the conduct of Elsa Salam's father Tamer. BBC News - Published on May 14, 2019
Islington murder: Man arrested after body found in wheelie bin near Waitrose supermarket Death is 'being treated as unexplained,' Met Police says Independent - Published on May 13, 2019 Leytonstone murder probe: One dead after driver 'deliberately' hits pedestrians in east London A man has died and another was left seriously injured when a car "deliberately" hit pedestrians, Metropolitan Police say. Independent - Published on May 5, 2019
Stabbings and murders plummet in London as Met commissioner hails stop and search Controversial police searches rise by third in capital as murders drop by 25 per cent and stabbings of under-25s fall by 15 per cent Independent - Published on May 2, 2019 Gavin Williamson: Met Police will only launch criminal investigation into Huawei leak if Cabinet Office makes complaint A criminal investigation into allegations Gavin Williamson leaked details of intelligence discussions will only be opened if the Metropolitan Police receives a referral from the Cabinet Office, the.. Independent - Published on May 2, 2019
Extinction Rebellion: More than 1,000 protesters arrested after climate change activists cleared, Metropolitan Police say The number of climate change activists arrested at London protesters has passed 1,000 as a police crackdown continues. Independent - Published on April 22, 2019 Extinction Rebellion: Met Police asks for 200 extra officers The Met Police requests 200 extra officers to deal with Extinction Rebellion in central London. BBC News - Published on April 20, 2019
Extinction Rebellion protests: Met Police have government's 'full support' for crackdown on climate change activists, Sajid Javid says Home secretary says protesters have 'no right to cause misery' with travel disruption Independent - Published on April 18, 2019 Met Police could predict where London knife attacks will happen next, say researchers Improved data analysis could offer insight into neighbourhoods most at risk of deadly violence, study indicates Independent - Published on April 15, 2019
West London shooting: Met Police officers fire weapons in Holland Park area Shots have been fired by Metropolitan Police in the Holland Park area of west London, the force has said. Independent - Published on April 13, 2019 Counter-terror police arrest four men at Luton Airport The four Sri Lankan nationals arrived at Luton Airport on Wednesday, the Metropolitan Police says. BBC News - Published on April 12, 2019
Metropolitan Police let hundreds of officers accused of sex attacks escape punishment, figures reveal Exclusive: Figures obtained by The Independent show only one in every 18 members of the Met accused of sexual assault are subject to formal action Independent - Published on April 1, 2019 Man fatally stabbed near Regent's Park named by police The Met Police are yet to make any arrests in connection with the murder investigation. BBC News - Published on March 30, 2019