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Met-wide operation to engage retailers about sale of knives

Met-wide operation to engage retailers about sale of knives

News   •   May 11, 2021 13:30 BST

Local officers have been carrying out test purchase operations to engage with retailers on the Challenge 25 policy, which restricts the sale of knives to those who are underage.

Man wanted for breaching conditions of Sex Offenders' Register

Man wanted for breaching conditions of Sex Offenders' Register

News   •   May 11, 2021 11:20 BST

Dominic Rowan, also known as Aaron Royer, 55, is wanted by police for breaching conditions of the Sex Offenders' Register.

Appeal to trace wanted man who failed to appear at court

Appeal to trace wanted man who failed to appear at court

News   •   May 11, 2021 08:00 BST

Officers would like to speak with anyone who may have seen Ridwan Ali, aged 23.

Man jailed after cache of automatic weapons, ammunition, drugs and cash found by police in his home

Man jailed after cache of automatic weapons, ammunition, drugs and cash found by police in his home

News   •   May 11, 2021 07:20 BST

Terence O’Connor, 25, was sentenced to 16 years, three months at Harrow Crown Court on Monday, 10 May.

Victim of fatal shooting in Hackney named as investigation continues

Victim of fatal shooting in Hackney named as investigation continues

News   •   May 11, 2021 07:00 BST

Patrick Anzy, 31, was found fatally injured in Gillett Square, Dalston at 00:56hrs on Saturday, 8 May.

Officers seize more than 400 knives in operation across London

Officers seize more than 400 knives in operation across London

News   •   May 11, 2021 06:00 BST

The Met also worked closely with the British Transport Police, using drug detection dogs and knife arches at transport hubs

Appeal for mother of baby to come forward

Appeal for mother of baby to come forward

News   •   May 10, 2021 16:30 BST

Officers remain concerned for the wellbeing and safety of the baby's mother

Man jailed following sexual assault on board bus

Man jailed following sexual assault on board bus

News   •   May 10, 2021 16:20 BST

A man has been jailed following an investigation by officers into a sexual assault on board a night bus in south west London.

One year on from the launch of the Met’s Violence Suppression Units

One year on from the launch of the Met’s Violence Suppression Units

News   •   May 10, 2021 15:30 BST

£1.5million in criminal cash, one thousand weapons and six thousand criminals arrested – year one of the Violence Suppression Units

Victim named in Putney murder

Victim named in Putney murder

News   •   May 09, 2021 13:10 BST

The victim of a fatal stabbing in Putney has been identified as 24-year-old Abdirizak Hassan.