Murder plots foiled and some of London’s most dangerous criminals arrested in joint operation

News   •   Jul 02, 2020 12:03 BST

This is the most significant operation the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) has ever launched against serious and organised crime.

UPDATE: Unlicensed music event in Hammersmith and Fulham

News   •   Jul 04, 2020 00:22 BST

On the evening of Friday, 3 July, officers were called to reports of a number of people gathering at an unlicensed music event in Hammersmith and Fulham.

Appeal after man left critically ill following collision in Tower Hamlets

News   •   Jul 03, 2020 21:15 BST

Detectives are investigating a collision in Tower Hamlets that has left a man critically ill.

Murder investigation launched after death of five-year-old girl

News   •   Jul 03, 2020 19:58 BST

Detectives have launched a murder investigation following the death of a five-year-old girl in Mitcham.

Police name woman who was victim of fatal attack

News   •   Jul 03, 2020 17:07 BST

Police have named a woman who was fatally attacked in Lewisham Way, SE14 on Wednesday, 10 June as Dawn Bennett, aged 58 (16.06.1962).

Message from Commander Bas Javid ahead of the weekend

News   •   Jul 03, 2020 15:57 BST

Commander Bas Javid, Frontline Policing, releases a message to Londoners ahead of the lockdown restrictions being lifted further this weekend.

Counter terrorism commander advises vigilance after woman is jailed for triple-bomb plot

News   •   Jul 03, 2020 13:55 BST

Safiyya Shaikh, 37, of west London was sentenced to life imprisonment, to serve a minimum term of 14 years for a plot to carry out terrorist attacks at a train station, a hotel and St Paul’s Cathedral.

Speeding and violent offenders targeted in pan-London police operation

News   •   Jul 03, 2020 13:47 BST

Officers take to the roads to target speeders and high harm violent offenders in Operation Spartan.

Man guilty of exposing himself to women in the Brixton area

News   •   Jul 03, 2020 07:00 BST

Leslie Malcolm, 55, of Farley Road, SE6 appeared at the Inner London Crown Court on Wednesday 1 July, admitting eight counts of exposure.

Man charged with assault on woman on bus in Camden

News   •   Jul 02, 2020 20:41 BST

Detectives investigating an assault against a 69-year-old woman aboard a bus in Camden on Monday, 4 May have charged a man.

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