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Man who sexually assaulted child jailed

Man who sexually assaulted child jailed

News   •   Aug 15, 2018 19:14 BST

A man who helped out at a football club and abused his position of trust by sexually assaulting a young boy has been jailed.

Officers appeal for information following fatal collision

Officers appeal for information following fatal collision

News   •   Aug 15, 2018 18:35 BST

Police are appealing for information following a fatal collision in High Holborn.

 Buddha statue stolen from India 57 years ago to be returned

Buddha statue stolen from India 57 years ago to be returned

News   •   Aug 15, 2018 00:05 BST

Buddha statue stolen from India 57 years ago is to be returned to the Indian High Commissioner

UPDATE: Searches being carried out at addresses following incident in Westminster

UPDATE: Searches being carried out at addresses following incident in Westminster

News   •   Aug 14, 2018 17:29 BST

Counter terrorism officers are carrying out searches at addresses in the Midlands

UPDATED: Man arrested following incident in Westminster

UPDATED: Man arrested following incident in Westminster

News   •   Aug 14, 2018 08:45 BST

At 07:37hrs today, Tuesday 14 August, a car was in collision with barriers outside the Houses of Parliament.

Met develops mobile fingerprint device to save time and public money

Met develops mobile fingerprint device to save time and public money

News   •   Aug 14, 2018 07:06 BST

The Metropolitan Police Service has become the first British police force to develop its own mobile fingerprint device in a move that will save both officer time and public money

Detectives investigating driver robberies in east London

Detectives investigating driver robberies in east London

News   •   Aug 11, 2018 17:13 BST

There have been seven reported knifepoint robberies on lone women in their cars in Newham borough, since 19 July.

UPDATE: New appeal to trace missing man

UPDATE: New appeal to trace missing man

News   •   Aug 10, 2018 15:38 BST

Police have had a reported sighting of Dell Fay in the Leicester Square area

Passing Out Parade at Hendon

Passing Out Parade at Hendon

News   •   Aug 10, 2018 14:00 BST

More than 70 new PCs “passed out” to start their journey as Met police officers after months of training

Second man arrested in connection with 1985 murder released under investigation

Second man arrested in connection with 1985 murder released under investigation

News   •   Aug 10, 2018 10:56 BST

Second man arrested in connection with the murder of Gerard Hoarau is released under investigation.

Serving officer charged with misconduct

Serving officer charged with misconduct

News   •   Aug 10, 2018 09:00 BST

​A serving Metropolitan Police Service constable has been charged with misconduct in public office

Statement following judgment - Joseph, Coburn and Sammy v Commissioner

Statement following judgment - Joseph, Coburn and Sammy v Commissioner

News   •   Aug 09, 2018 17:19 BST

Statement following the Central London County Court judgment in the case of Joseph, Coburn and Sammy v Commissioner

UPDATE: Arson investigation launched following fatal fire in Lewisham

UPDATE: Arson investigation launched following fatal fire in Lewisham

News   •   Aug 07, 2018 09:15 BST

A seven-year-old boy has died following a fire in Lewisham.

Campaign to tackle online shopping fraud

Campaign to tackle online shopping fraud

News   •   Aug 06, 2018 05:00 BST

The Met has launched a campaign to raise awareness of a crime that costs Londoners more than £8m a year

UPDATE: Man arrested for 1985 murder in Edgware

UPDATE: Man arrested for 1985 murder in Edgware

News   •   Aug 03, 2018 21:34 BST

A 77-year-old man was arrested on Thursday, 02 August in connection with the investigation

Sergeant dismissed after taking ownership of an abandoned vehicle

Sergeant dismissed after taking ownership of an abandoned vehicle

News   •   Aug 03, 2018 18:12 BST

PS Alan Weddell, attached to Lambeth boroughwas dismissed without notice on Friday, 3 August

Woman sentenced to two terms of life imprisonment for planning terrorist attack in London

Woman sentenced to two terms of life imprisonment for planning terrorist attack in London

News   •   Aug 03, 2018 16:24 BST

Safaa Boular, 18 (29.03.00) of south-west London, was sentenced two terms of life imprisonment for two counts of preparation of terrorist acts

Men arrested under Malicious Communications Act

Men arrested under Malicious Communications Act

News   •   Aug 03, 2018 13:36 BST

Officers from the Met have arrested two men on after packages containing liquid were sent to a number of hospitals

UPDATE: Amesbury investigation continues

UPDATE: Amesbury investigation continues

News   •   Aug 02, 2018 18:58 BST

Two bins have now been removed from a cordoned-off area in Salisbury.

Appeal for information on man in connection with stabbing, Eltham

Appeal for information on man in connection with stabbing, Eltham

News   •   Aug 02, 2018 06:45 BST

Officers in Greenwich would like to speak to Lloyd Boniface about a stabbing in Eltham.