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​What is the true cost of a bag of drugs for a night out with friends?

​What is the true cost of a bag of drugs for a night out with friends?

News   •   Jul 01, 2020 07:00 BST

A new film highlighting the often devastating consequences of the drug trade is being released.

Operation to tackle drugs and violence in west London

Operation to tackle drugs and violence in west London

News   •   Jun 30, 2020 13:53 BST

​More than 120 arrests and £300,000 cash seized in operation to tackle drug supply and violent crime

Volunteers help to move young people away from crime

Volunteers help to move young people away from crime

News   •   Jun 27, 2020 09:00 BST

​A group of Met volunteers are playing an integral role in helping to move young people away from crime and onto better things

​The Metropolitan Police Service is prepared for the weekend ahead

​The Metropolitan Police Service is prepared for the weekend ahead

News   •   Jun 26, 2020 14:30 BST

Thousands of officers will be on duty across the capital with a particular focus on spontaneous unlawful music events

Nearly £48,000 worth of stolen hire cycles recovered by Met’s Op Venice team

Nearly £48,000 worth of stolen hire cycles recovered by Met’s Op Venice team

News   •   Jun 10, 2020 06:00 BST

Following a week of action with support from TfL and Lime, the private bike hire company, 48 stolen hire cycles have been recovered

​Celebrating Met volunteers this National Volunteers' Week

​Celebrating Met volunteers this National Volunteers' Week

News   •   Jun 01, 2020 06:00 BST

Thousands of people who give up their own time to help keep London safe are being celebrated as part of National Volunteers’ Week

Two jailed for money laundering offences

Two jailed for money laundering offences

News   •   May 29, 2020 17:05 BST

​Two men have been jailed following an international £2.4m money laundering operation

Two men jailed following large drugs bust

Two men jailed following large drugs bust

News   •   May 28, 2020 05:00 BST

The men were sentenced following one of the Met’s biggest drugs busts worth more than £20 million

Man jailed in connection with robberies across the south-east

Man jailed in connection with robberies across the south-east

News   •   May 27, 2020 06:00 BST

A man has been jailed for his part in a spate of armed robberies at convenience stores and betting shops in London and the surrounding counties

Officers continue to enforce speeding on London's roads

Officers continue to enforce speeding on London's roads

News   •   May 22, 2020 17:45 BST

​The Met is asking drivers to watch their speed after a spike in speeding enforcement

Policing the restriction on large groups or gatherings

Policing the restriction on large groups or gatherings

News   •   May 22, 2020 17:15 BST

​Statement from The Met concerning the current restrictions ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend

Conclusion of misconduct hearing

Conclusion of misconduct hearing

News   •   May 22, 2020 06:35 BST

​A misconduct hearing for former Met Special Constable Mohsin Nadeem has concluded

Serving police constable dismissed

Serving police constable dismissed

News   •   May 21, 2020 14:25 BST

​A serving Met officer has been dismissed following a special case hearing on Wednesday, 20 May

UPDATE: Met's volunteers and specials - day of action

UPDATE: Met's volunteers and specials - day of action

News   •   May 19, 2020 07:00 BST

​Five knives, a firearm and a quantity of drugs have been removed from the streets of London during a day of action

​Met supports NPCC’s Roads Policing Speeding Operation

​Met supports NPCC’s Roads Policing Speeding Operation

News   •   May 18, 2020 18:00 BST

Officers from the Met’s Road and Transport Policing Command will be cracking down on drivers who exceed speed limits

UPDATE: Policing the restrictions on large groups

UPDATE: Policing the restrictions on large groups

News   •   May 16, 2020 17:26 BST

​Officers have again today - as they have been since the restrictions were implemented - been engaging with people right across London

Met's volunteers and specials gearing for day of action on 16 May

Met's volunteers and specials gearing for day of action on 16 May

News   •   May 15, 2020 13:07 BST

Over 420 special constables and 120 volunteers will be on duty across London

​Met Specials double their duties to respond to Coronavirus

​Met Specials double their duties to respond to Coronavirus

News   •   May 14, 2020 06:00 BST

The Met's special constables have given more than 100,000 hours of their time in March and April

Bank Holiday Weekend

Bank Holiday Weekend

News   •   May 07, 2020 18:19 BST

Ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend, we call on Londoners to continue to comply with the current restrictions which have not been lifted.

More than £500k in cash seized by officers

More than £500k in cash seized by officers

News   •   May 07, 2020 14:35 BST

A large amount of money has been seized following an investigation into suspected money laundering