Metropolitan Police’s plan for New Year’s Eve
Our officers will be out supporting communities across London making sure those enjoying their night are safe to do so.
UPDATE: Met’s annual Christmas Tree Appeal
A whopping 17,276 presents have been delivered to children, who would have otherwise received nothing, in time for Christmas – and that’s all thanks to you
Over 50 arrested following Met Taskforce week of action focusing on women’s safety
A man wanted for sexual harassment, and another for hitting a woman while on a first date, are two of 55 people arrested during a week of action tackling violence against women and girls.
Over 1,500 arrested following enhanced activity to tackle domestic abuse and violence
The Metropolitan Police Service ran a special targeted 16 Days of Action between Thursday, 25 November and Friday, 10 December.
Relatives of police officers front candid new TV adverts
The Met knows that the approval of family, friends and the wider community can be highly influential to people considering joining the police
Met response to London Rape Review
A new agreement between police and the CPS to work much closer in the very early days of an investigation will mean stronger cases from the start and should lead to a faster charging decision
Three men sought following alleged anti-Semitic hate crime in Oxford Street
The incident took place on Oxford Street, W1 at around 20:00hrs on Monday, 29 November.
The impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on crime for the Metropolitan Police Service
The Met has published a report that details its response to COVID-19 specific legislation, including demographics of those in breach of the legislation
High harm domestic abuse offenders targeted in 16 Days of Action
Tackling domestic abuse is an absolute priority for the Metropolitan Police Service and we are committed to protecting those who are at risk wherever and however we can.
Launch of the Met’s annual Christmas Tree Appeal
Over the past 10 years, a staggering 116,000 presents have been bought and distributed to children aged from one-week to 17 years old
Londoners urged to be vigilant in crowded spaces as festive season begins
As police across London step up patrols across the Capital this festive season, officers are calling on the public to remain vigilant and report anything suspicious.
The Met is investing £11 million in digital forensics
An extra 100 specially trained digital forensic examiners will increase the Met’s capacity to access all digital devices on every Basic Command Unit (BCU) across London
UPDATE: Six arrested in Haringey murder investigation
Detectives investigating the murder of Sharmake Mohamud in Haringey have carried out a number of warrants across London.
Met launches Kickstart Scheme to help young people without jobs
The Met has created short-term jobs especially for the scheme, and the roles have been recommended to prospective candidates when attending Jobcentre Plus appointments
UPDATE: Men arrested in west London by the Met’s Counter Terrorism Command
The warrants for further detention expire on Tues, 23 November.
Autumn Nights results in safer evenings for Londoners with more than 800 weapons taken off the streets
A strong focus towards tackling violence against women and girls was also undertaken in piloting Project Vigilant in Lambeth and Southwark
Assistant Commissioner and Mayor congratulate new Met recruits
The Met is constantly striving across multiple fronts to take steps that will help achieve the recruitment aspirations that have been voiced by the Commissioner
Man jailed for involvement in running County Line
The investigation began on 9 March 2020 when detectives from the Met received intelligence from Sussex Police about the ‘P’ line
Commissioner launches Met action plan to tackle violence against women and girls
On Wednesday, 3 November, the Commissioner met with local partners and community groups from Lambeth and Southwark as we start to consult with London’s communities