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Det Supt Katie Harber - 'There's no such thing as a typical cop'

Det Supt Katie Harber - 'There's no such thing as a typical cop'

Blog posts   •   Mar 08, 2018 13:06 GMT

Detective Superintendent Katie Harber speaks about her experiences of being a police officer in the Met.

Cmdr Jim Stokley talks about managing threat of gang violence

Cmdr Jim Stokley talks about managing threat of gang violence

Blog posts   •   Mar 05, 2018 13:16 GMT

Commander Jim Stokley - who leads the Met's response to gang crime - talks about the ongoing work to manage the threats posed by gang violence

Commissioner reiterates commitment to tackle knife crime

Commissioner reiterates commitment to tackle knife crime

Blog posts   •   Feb 21, 2018 11:56 GMT

​Following the murders of two young men last night (Tuesday, 20 February) in Camden, the Commissioner Cressida Dick speaks about the Met's continued commitment to tackle knife crime.

Commissioner's speech to the Society of Editors Conference

Commissioner's speech to the Society of Editors Conference

Blog posts   •   Nov 13, 2017 16:25 GMT

The Commissioner Cressida Dick has spoken at the Society of Editors Conference 2017

Deputy Commissioner responds to Mayor's statement on officer numbers

Deputy Commissioner responds to Mayor's statement on officer numbers

Blog posts   •   Oct 30, 2017 11:17 GMT

Following on from the statement issued today by the Mayor of London regarding the possible future impact on police officer numbers, the Deputy Commissioner Craig Mackey has updated all Met staff.

DAC Mark Simmons discusses the Crime Assessment Policy

DAC Mark Simmons discusses the Crime Assessment Policy

Blog posts   •   Oct 16, 2017 00:26 BST

DAC Mark Simmons discusses the Crime Assessment Policy and how best to direct resources to crimes whilst continuing to keep Londoners safe.

"Grieving isn’t an option for me right now”

"Grieving isn’t an option for me right now”

Blog posts   •   Oct 11, 2017 06:00 BST

Mother of Josh Hanson speaks out on the second anniversary of her son's death.

Grenfell Tower Inquiry Memorandum of Understanding

Grenfell Tower Inquiry Memorandum of Understanding

Blog posts   •   Sep 29, 2017 12:48 BST

​A Memorandum of Understanding has been published

Introducing the Met’s Discrimination Investigation Unit

Introducing the Met’s Discrimination Investigation Unit

Blog posts   •   Sep 08, 2017 12:49 BST

The DIU investigates and provides oversight into all discrimination, victimisation, bullying and harassment

Commissioner gives key note speech at Mansion House

Commissioner gives key note speech at Mansion House

Blog posts   •   Jul 20, 2017 20:25 BST

The Commissioner, Cressida Dick, has given her first key note speech at Mansion House regarding the terrorist threat.