New figures show reductions in Met's use of force across multiple categories
The use of force has dropped by 11 per cent, or nearly 20,000 incidents.
Male charged with murder of teenager in Lambeth
A 17-yr-old male will appear in court charged with the murder of Rommel McKoy, 16, in Lambeth.
Garage in Bexley raided by police investigating installation of car ‘hide’ compartments for concealing drugs and cash
Met officers have raided a garage and five addresses in Bexley for suspected involvement in fitting ‘hide’ compartments in vehicles for the use of organised criminals.
PCSO appears in court charged with sexual assault by touching
PCSO Edward Oniba, attached to the North West Basic Command Unit (BCU), appeared at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Friday, 6 May where he pleaded not guilty and elected a Crown Court trial.
Appeal for witnesses to collision in Tooting
Detectives from the Met's Serious Collision Investigation Unit are working to establish the circumstances of the collision
Appeal following fatal collision in West Drayton
Police are appealing for witnesses and any road users with dash cam footage following a fatal collision in West Drayton on Saturday, 7 May.
Man jailed after driving at 135mph to evade police
A man who drove at speeds up to 135mph in an attempt to evade police has been jailed.
Victim named in Pinner stabbing
A man who died following a stabbing in Pinner has been named as 37-yr-old Jordan Stuart.
Met officer charged with further offences as part of ongoing investigation
David Carrick has been charged with a further three offences of rape against a twelfth victim. He will appear via video link at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Friday, 13 May.
Two men convicted of Croydon murder
A deadly attack carried out in the mistaken belief that their target possessed a large quantity of drugs has resulted in two men being convicted of murder
Barking Road collision: renewed appeal following death of pedestrian
Detectives are renewing appeals for information following the death of a man who had been critically injured in a collision in Newham