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Man jailed for violent assault, New Cross

Man jailed for violent assault, New Cross

News   •   Jan 15, 2021 09:16 GMT

A man has been jailed for a total of 13 years following a violent assault on a woman at his address in New Cross.

Officer given management advice following conclusion of misconduct hearing

Officer given management advice following conclusion of misconduct hearing

News   •   Jan 14, 2021 07:59 GMT

​A serving officer has been given management advice following the conclusion of a misconduct hearing.

​UME equipment found in disused railway tunnel

​UME equipment found in disused railway tunnel

News   •   Jan 14, 2021 06:00 GMT

Met officers and Southwark Council find Unlicensed Music Event equipment in disused railway tunnel

Three men charged with assaulting prison officer at HMP Belmarsh

Three men charged with assaulting prison officer at HMP Belmarsh

News   •   Jan 13, 2021 14:44 GMT

​Three men have been charged with assaulting a prison officer at HMP Belmarsh.

Man arrested and firearms recovered, Greenwich

Man arrested and firearms recovered, Greenwich

News   •   Jan 11, 2021 16:07 GMT

A man has been arrested and three firearms recovered following an operation by officers in south east London.

Man sentenced for manslaughter

Man sentenced for manslaughter

News   •   Jan 08, 2021 19:27 GMT

Jamal Sealy was sentenced for the manslaughter of his mother Dawn Bennett.

Met concludes review to further improve handcuffing processes

Met concludes review to further improve handcuffing processes

News   •   Jan 08, 2021 16:27 GMT

​The Metropolitan Police Service will further improve training, policy and processes following a review of the use of handcuffs during interactions where an arrest has not yet been made.

DAC Twist: Major incident declaration is a stark reminder for people to stick to the rules

DAC Twist: Major incident declaration is a stark reminder for people to stick to the rules

News   •   Jan 08, 2021 14:35 GMT

DAC Matt Twist reflects on London declaring a major incident in the city’s fight against Coronavirus

​Victim named and man charged with Catford care home murder

​Victim named and man charged with Catford care home murder

News   •   Jan 07, 2021 16:18 GMT

Homicide detectives from the Met's Specialist Crime Command have charged a man with murder following an assault at a care home in Catford

Former private tutor sentenced for historical indecent assault on boy

Former private tutor sentenced for historical indecent assault on boy

News   •   Jan 06, 2021 16:27 GMT

​A former private tutor has been convicted of indecently assaulting a young boy who he taught in the early 1980s in Sidcup.

​Man charged after woman dies following assault in a Catford care home

​Man charged after woman dies following assault in a Catford care home

News   •   Jan 05, 2021 13:38 GMT

Police were called at around 00:40hrs on Monday, 4 January, to a report of an assault at a care home in Canadian Avenue, Catford.

Man charged following disturbance in Southwark

Man charged following disturbance in Southwark

News   •   Jan 04, 2021 06:00 GMT

Dennis Pettard, 45 (04.02.75), of Great Dover Street, will appear in custody at Croydon Magistrates' Court on Monday, 4 January.

Appeal to trace driver involved in collision in Purley

Appeal to trace driver involved in collision in Purley

News   •   Jan 03, 2021 19:37 GMT

Officers are appealing to trace the driver of the car involved in a collision that left a pedestrian seriously injured on New Year's Day.

UPDATE: Man arrested after disturbance at a property in Southwark

UPDATE: Man arrested after disturbance at a property in Southwark

News   •   Jan 02, 2021 21:57 GMT

Officers were called to reports of a disturbance at a residential address in Great Dover Street at 14:12hrs on Saturday, 2 January.

Appeal after aggravated burglary in Lambeth

Appeal after aggravated burglary in Lambeth

News   •   Dec 31, 2020 06:00 GMT

Officers were called to the Weir Road area in Clapham, SW12 on Monday, 28 December at 16:37hrs following reports of a burglary and assault.

Teenager charged with offences after stop and search in Woolwich

Teenager charged with offences after stop and search in Woolwich

News   •   Dec 30, 2020 20:20 GMT

He is due to appear at Bromley Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, 31 December.

UPDATE: ​Woman charged with murder of child in Plumstead

UPDATE: ​Woman charged with murder of child in Plumstead

News   •   Dec 30, 2020 17:18 GMT

Oluwakemi Badare, 36 (28.07.84), was charged with the murder of her four-year-old son Kingswealth Gbenoula Bayode on Sunday, 27 December.

Met urges Londoners to stay safe by celebrating at home this New Year's Eve

Met urges Londoners to stay safe by celebrating at home this New Year's Eve

News   •   Dec 30, 2020 15:49 GMT

The Metropolitan Police has published its plan for New Year's Eve, with Londoners urged to stay at home.

UPDATE: Man charged with murder in Lambeth appears in court

UPDATE: Man charged with murder in Lambeth appears in court

News   •   Dec 30, 2020 15:04 GMT

Police had been called to reports of a disturbance at an address on Clapham Road

Police name victim of fatal stabbing in Lambeth

Police name victim of fatal stabbing in Lambeth

News   •   Dec 30, 2020 14:54 GMT

​A woman who was fatally stabbed in Lambeth on Sunday has been named as 26-year-old Azaria Williams.