Police suspend firearms officer who shot dead Chris Kaba in south London

The Metropolitan Police has suspended a firearms officer who shot dead an unarmed black man in south London last week. Chris Kaba was 24 years old and months away from becoming a... Read more »

Alex Ajanaku: Police offer £20,000 reward to find killer of teenager shot in east London

P olice investigating the shooting of an 18-year-old man in east London have offered a £20,000 reward for information about his murder. Alex Ajanaku, 18, was sitting on a bench with friends... Read more »

BLM protesters shouting ‘police are murderers’ march down Whitehall to Scotland Yard

A large crowd of Black Lives Matter protesters shouted ‘police are murderers’ as they marched down Whitehall to Scotland Yard as the Met Police investigate the ‘murder’ of an unarmed rapper. Father-to-be Chris Kaba,... Read more »

Man in hospital after being shot in south London police pursuit

Police tape The Metropolitan Police has referred itself for investigation after a man was shot during a pursuit by specialist firearms officers in Lambeth. A “suspect” vehicle was stopped following “tactical contact”... Read more »

Rapper shot dead in Kensington High Street named by police

A 29-year-old rapper fatally shot in west London has been named by police. Maximillian Kusi-Owusu died after being gunned down in Kensington High Street just after 2am on Sunday. Those living nearby... Read more »

Greenwich: Man shot by police detained as investigation continues

A man who was shot by armed officers in south east London has been detained under the Mental Health Act, police have said. The Met Police received multiple reports of a man... Read more »

Dame Cressida Dick ‘felt intimidated’ into resigning as Met Police commissioner and London mayor Sadiq Khan ‘did not follow due process’, report finds | UK News

Dame Cressida Dick “felt intimidated” into resigning as Metropolitan Police Commissioner after an ultimatum from London mayor Sadiq Khan, an independent report has found. The review, by Sir Thomas Winsor, into Dame... Read more »

London police investigating suspected arson

London Police are treating a fire at a downtown office building as a suspected arson. Emergency crews were called to the rear of 383 Richmond Street at around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday. The... Read more »

London shooting: Teenage boy and man injured in Harlesden sparking police probe | UK | News

Police were called to Craven Park Road, Harlesden, following reports of a discharge of a firearm just after midnight on Saturday. The 17-year-old and 21-year-old were taken to hospital for treatment. Their... Read more »

Notting Hill Carnival: Bus stop collapses, police horse dies and dozens of people are arrested

This is the dramatic moment a bus stop collapsed during the Notting Hill Carnival after a group of revellers danced on its roof, as partygoers returned to the streets of West London... Read more »