Metropolitan Police arrest 12 people at pro-Palestine protest in London

Metropolitan Police arrest 12 people at pro-Palestine protest in London

Twelve people were arrested at a pro-Palestine demonstration in central London, police have revealed after the protest ended. The arrests were for a string of alleged offences, including inciting racial hatred, suspicion... Read more »
Piccadilly line and Metropolitan line closed in Harrow

Piccadilly line and Metropolitan line closed in Harrow

The Metropolitan line and Piccadilly line in Harrow will be shut both days this weekend (January 20 and January 21) due to planned engineering works. Passengers are advised to take rail replacement... Read more »
Metropolitan Police launch murder investigation after man in his 30s shot dead in north London | UK News

Metropolitan Police launch murder investigation after man in his 30s shot dead in north London | UK News

Police have launched a murder investigation after a man was shot dead in north London. The Metropolitan Police said they were called to reports of a shooting on Sunday shortly after 11.30pm... Read more »
London police defy ban on badges linked to far right and white supremacy | Metropolitan police

London police defy ban on badges linked to far right and white supremacy | Metropolitan police

Metropolitan police officers are openly defying orders not to wear badges appropriated by the far right and linked to white supremacy. In July, the force’s chief, Mark Rowley, banned officers from wearing... Read more »
Russell Brand: Metropolitan Police investigating sexual offence claims in London and elsewhere | UK News

Russell Brand: Metropolitan Police investigating sexual offence claims in London and elsewhere | UK News

Scotland Yard has begun an investigation into a number of sexual offence claims relating to London and elsewhere in the UK following media reports about comedian Russell Brand. The Metropolitan Police said... Read more »
Met chief ‘dismissed child safety warnings’ in wake of Baby P case, says former detective | Metropolitan police

Met chief ‘dismissed child safety warnings’ in wake of Baby P case, says former detective | Metropolitan police

A former Scotland Yard detective who worked on child safeguarding after the Baby P scandal has accused the Metropolitan police commissioner, Sir Mark Rowley, of failing to act on warnings of inaccurate... Read more »
London Metropolitan Police hack sees officer, staff data stolen

London Metropolitan Police hack sees officer, staff data stolen

LONDON – London’s Metropolitan Police force says it has stepped up security after a company that holds details of its officers and staff was hacked. The force said late Saturday that there... Read more »
Jermaine Baker shooting: officer may face misconduct case after court ruling | Metropolitan police

Jermaine Baker shooting: officer may face misconduct case after court ruling | Metropolitan police

A police officer who shot a man dead in 2015 could face professional misconduct proceedings after supreme court judges dismissed an appeal, in a landmark ruling that provides significant clarity over holding... Read more »
Met officers accused of not assisting in inquiry of man who drowned in Thames | Metropolitan police

Met officers accused of not assisting in inquiry of man who drowned in Thames | Metropolitan police

The Metropolitan police’s reputation on racism is again under scrutiny after it emerged that officers involved in the death of a man who was Tasered on a London bridge are under investigation... Read more »
Met officers involved in deaths of black men yet to be interviewed under caution | Metropolitan police

Met officers involved in deaths of black men yet to be interviewed under caution | Metropolitan police

Officers involved in the high-profile deaths of two black men in London have yet to be interviewed under caution, prompting fury among their families. The family of Oladeji Omishore say it is... Read more »