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​Teenager arrested and knife seized following foot chase in east London

​Teenager arrested and knife seized following foot chase in east London

News   •   Jan 13, 2021 12:58 GMT

Officers were on patrol in Vicarage Lane E6 at around 01:00hrs on Wednesday, 13 January when they noticed a male acting suspiciously in the street.

More than 1,800 arrests during five-week anti-violence crackdown

More than 1,800 arrests during five-week anti-violence crackdown

News   •   Jan 05, 2021 16:23 GMT

The latest phase of Operation Winter Nights involved officers from across the Met working with communities in efforts to build trust and confidence, prevent robbery and violence and offer diversion opportunities to those who wanted it.

Acton man jailed for drug offences following arrest by Violent Crime Taskforce

Acton man jailed for drug offences following arrest by Violent Crime Taskforce

News   •   Dec 04, 2020 15:02 GMT

​An Acton man has been sent to prison for three years after he was caught dealing heroin and crack cocaine.

Met joins police forces nationally to intensify action against knife crime

Met joins police forces nationally to intensify action against knife crime

News   •   Nov 09, 2020 09:00 GMT

The Met will join other police forces in intensifying action against knife crime as part of Operation Sceptre.