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# met-police - This week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

UK's Sunak pledges more police powers to tackle ‘completely unacceptable’ climate protests
# Just Stop Oil
# Just Stop Oil

UK's Sunak pledges more police powers to tackle ‘completely unacceptable’ climate protests

Thu 8:14 PM 10,066 Views 9 Comments

Sunak called it “completely unacceptable” that ordinary people were having their lives disrupted by environmental protests.

Met Police ‘fully prepared’ to counter further Just Stop Oil protests ahead of Christmas
# Just Stop Oil
# Just Stop Oil

Met Police ‘fully prepared’ to counter further Just Stop Oil protests ahead of Christmas

Sun 12:01 PM 7,378 Views 0 Comments

The group has been using civil resistance and direct action as part of its campaign to stop future gas and oil projects.

# met-police - This year 2022

Man stabbed to death at Notting Hill Carnival named as rapper TKorStretch
# London
# London

Man stabbed to death at Notting Hill Carnival named as rapper TKorStretch

Updated Aug 30th 2022, 12:45 PM 31,032 Views 0 Comments

The 21-year-old, from Bristol,was confirmed as the victim by his manager, Chris Patrick, this morning.

Met Police open investigation into Mo Farah trafficking disclosure
# Met And Mo
# Met And Mo

Met Police open investigation into Mo Farah trafficking disclosure

Jul 14th 2022, 7:29 AM 18,061 Views 5 Comments

The four-time Olympic champion has revealed how he was brought to Britain after his father was killed in civil war.

Death of man found on fire in London park being treated as suspicious by police
# London
# London

Death of man found on fire in London park being treated as suspicious by police

Updated Jun 13th 2022, 9:59 PM 29,490 Views 0 Comments

Firefighters alerted the police after being called to the park just before 4.20am this morning.

Harvey Weinstein to be charged with indecent assault against woman in London in 1996
# UK
# UK

Harvey Weinstein to be charged with indecent assault against woman in London in 1996

Jun 8th 2022, 3:56 PM 15,689 Views 0 Comments

The 70-year-old was convicted of rape and sexual assault and jailed for 23 years in the United States in February 2020.

Boris Johnson insists No 10 will not block names from Sue Gray report
# Partygate
# Partygate

Boris Johnson insists No 10 will not block names from Sue Gray report

Updated May 20th 2022, 3:20 PM 16,478 Views 8 Comments

Johnson said he was ‘very grateful’ for the Met Police’s investigation, which resulted in him being fined once for a lockdown breach.

Man arrested after four people found stabbed to death in south London
# Southwark
# Southwark

Man arrested after four people found stabbed to death in south London

Apr 25th 2022, 8:56 AM 31,688 Views 0 Comments

All four people – three women and a man – were pronounced dead at the scene.

Snap poll indicates 57% believe Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak should resign
# Partygate
# Partygate

Snap poll indicates 57% believe Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak should resign

Apr 13th 2022, 8:52 AM 11,437 Views 21 Comments

Boris Johnson was fined over attending a gathering to mark his 56th birthday at No 10, at which he was ‘ambushed’ with a cake.

UK policing minister criticised for ‘lack of urgency’ over strip search of black schoolgirl
# Child Q
# Child Q

UK policing minister criticised for ‘lack of urgency’ over strip search of black schoolgirl

Mar 21st 2022, 8:30 PM 12,412 Views 0 Comments

The 15-year-old was searched by female police officers at her school in 2020 without another adult present and while on her period.

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick resigns
# Scotland Yard
# Scotland Yard

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick resigns

Feb 10th 2022, 7:13 PM 42,184 Views 20 Comments

She said Mayor of London Sadiq Khan left her with “no choice but to step aside as Commissioner”.

Partygate report due at No 10 within days amid speculation over Johnson's successor
# Sue Gray
# Sue Gray

Partygate report due at No 10 within days amid speculation over Johnson's successor

Jan 29th 2022, 7:43 AM 29,486 Views 15 Comments

Reports are circulating of a potential outside challenger for the Tory leadership who is thought by some to represent the ‘best chance for a fresh start’.

Boris Johnson’s wait for report into pandemic parties at No 10 continues
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Boris Johnson’s wait for report into pandemic parties at No 10 continues

Updated Jan 26th 2022, 8:12 PM 37,944 Views 22 Comments

The report was expected to be handed to No 10 today but had not been delivered by the time the Commons adjourned.

Boris Johnson willing to speak to police investigating No 10 parties
# Lockdown Parties
# Lockdown Parties

Boris Johnson willing to speak to police investigating No 10 parties

Updated Jan 25th 2022, 3:00 PM 21,116 Views 28 Comments

The British Prime Minister has insisted he does not believe he has broken coronavirus laws.

No 10 efforts to save Johnson are illegal, Commons standards chairman claims
# Met Police
# Met Police

No 10 efforts to save Johnson are illegal, Commons standards chairman claims

Jan 22nd 2022, 11:13 AM 34,235 Views 9 Comments

Chris Bryant said threats to withdraw funding from constituencies of MPs seeking to oust the PM should be referred to the police.

# met-police - Last year 2021

Murder, rape, assault and drug offences: Over 1,000 Irish arrested by Met Police this year
# Irish In Uk
# Irish In Uk

Murder, rape, assault and drug offences: Over 1,000 Irish arrested by Met Police this year

Dec 31st 2021, 6:00 AM 23,482 Views 26 Comments

Three Irish citizens were arrested by the Metropolitan Police over attempted murder.

Met Police officers plead guilty to sharing photos of murdered sisters
# UK
# UK

Met Police officers plead guilty to sharing photos of murdered sisters

Nov 2nd 2021, 11:02 AM 24,175 Views 0 Comments

Deniz Jaffer and Jamie Lewis had been assigned to protect the scene after Bibaa Henry and Nicole Smallman were found dead in a park in Wembley.

Met officer who murdered Sarah Everard lodges appeal against whole-life sentence
# Sarah Everard
# Sarah Everard

Met officer who murdered Sarah Everard lodges appeal against whole-life sentence

Oct 27th 2021, 10:45 AM 18,331 Views 0 Comments

Wayne Couzens was handed a whole-life tariff in September after murdering the 33-year-old.

Candlelit vigil held in honour of MP David Amess
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Candlelit vigil held in honour of MP David Amess

Updated Oct 16th 2021, 8:20 PM 41,494 Views 24 Comments

Crowds carrying lanterns and candles gathered in darkness to pay tribute to the murdered MP.

UK police to take 'no further action' after reviewing claims by Prince Andrew's accuser
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

UK police to take 'no further action' after reviewing claims by Prince Andrew's accuser

Oct 11th 2021, 8:17 AM 25,532 Views 0 Comments

Prince Andrew is the subject of a lawsuit in the US brought by a woman who claims he sexually assaulted her.

Bus advice in wake of Everard murder ‘taken out of context’, Met Police chief says
# Met Police
# Met Police

Bus advice in wake of Everard murder ‘taken out of context’, Met Police chief says

Oct 4th 2021, 3:36 PM 22,481 Views 0 Comments

Cressida Dick said she stands by the advice that was issued by the Met last week despite widespread criticism.

Police watchdog probes ‘offensive messages’ shared with Couzens before Sarah Everard murder
# Wayne Couzens
# Wayne Couzens

Police watchdog probes ‘offensive messages’ shared with Couzens before Sarah Everard murder

Oct 1st 2021, 5:24 PM 29,298 Views 0 Comments

The material was said to be misogynistic, racist and homophobic.

Met Police in new Couzens probe as force vows to protect women and girls
# Met Police
# Met Police

Met Police in new Couzens probe as force vows to protect women and girls

Oct 1st 2021, 6:54 AM 16,909 Views 3 Comments

A senior officer admitted a vetting check on Wayne Couzens was not done ‘correctly’ when he joined the Met in 2018.

Met Police must answer ‘serious questions’ over Sarah Everard case, Patel says
# London
# London

Met Police must answer ‘serious questions’ over Sarah Everard case, Patel says

Sep 30th 2021, 4:03 PM 14,460 Views 0 Comments

The UK Home Secretary continued to back Cressida Dick amid calls for her resignation.

Sarah Everard murderer PC Wayne Couzens sacked by Metropolitan Police
# London
# London

Sarah Everard murderer PC Wayne Couzens sacked by Metropolitan Police

Jul 16th 2021, 8:30 PM 23,878 Views 0 Comments

Couzens pleaded guilty on 9 July – Sarah was kidnapped, raped and murdered on 3 March.

Police surprised by Euro 2020 final security breach at Wembley
# London
# London

Police surprised by Euro 2020 final security breach at Wembley

Jul 12th 2021, 7:36 PM 43,487 Views 35 Comments

Footage posted on social media showed people forcing their way through barriers and a line of security staff.

Metropolitan Police officer Wayne Couzens pleads guilty to murder of Sarah Everard
# London
# London

Metropolitan Police officer Wayne Couzens pleads guilty to murder of Sarah Everard

Jul 9th 2021, 10:52 AM 21,743 Views 0 Comments

Couzens kidnapped Everard in Clapham, south London, on the evening of 3 March.

UK policing minister defends under-pressure Met Police chief following vigil
# London
# London

UK policing minister defends under-pressure Met Police chief following vigil

Updated Mar 15th 2021, 11:24 AM 16,352 Views 0 Comments

Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to chair a meeting of the government’s Crime and Justice Taskforce today.

Met Police says 'enforcement was necessary' at Sarah Everard vigil amid mounting pressure
# London
# London

Met Police says 'enforcement was necessary' at Sarah Everard vigil amid mounting pressure

Mar 14th 2021, 7:45 AM 30,295 Views 0 Comments

There has been condemnation of the policing of the vigil with the Home Secretary seeking a report on events.

'Unspeakable scenes': Police criticised for tactics at London vigil for Sarah Everard
# London
# London

'Unspeakable scenes': Police criticised for tactics at London vigil for Sarah Everard

Mar 13th 2021, 9:34 PM 61,384 Views 0 Comments

Hundreds of people had gathered to call for more to be done to tackle violence against women.

Police officer charged with the murder of Sarah Everard
# London
# London

Police officer charged with the murder of Sarah Everard

Updated Mar 12th 2021, 9:41 PM 80,725 Views 0 Comments

The Metropolitan Police officer accused of her murder remains in custody.

Met Police facing probe into handling of allegation against suspect in Sarah Everard case
# Indecent Exposure
# Indecent Exposure

Met Police facing probe into handling of allegation against suspect in Sarah Everard case

Mar 12th 2021, 7:15 AM 33,287 Views 0 Comments

The arrested officer was treated for a head injury sustained while in custody yesterday.

Met Police officer remains in custody over Sarah Everard disappearance as human remains found
# London
# London

Met Police officer remains in custody over Sarah Everard disappearance as human remains found

Mar 11th 2021, 7:04 AM 80,746 Views 38 Comments

The remains were found in an area of woodland in Ashford in Kent.

Human remains found in hunt for missing Sarah Everard
# Sarah Everard
# Sarah Everard

Human remains found in hunt for missing Sarah Everard

Updated Mar 10th 2021, 9:11 PM 106,193 Views 29 Comments

The marketing executive went missing after leaving a friend’s home in Clapham late on 3 March.

# met-police - All time

Over 1,200 arrests of Irish people by Met Police this year
# London
# London

Over 1,200 arrests of Irish people by Met Police this year

Dec 30th 2020, 6:30 AM 21,944 Views 19 Comments

A total of 157 Irish people were arrested for common assault.

Police officer shot dead in London moved into custody work because he thought it was 'safest option'
# Croydon
# Croydon

Police officer shot dead in London moved into custody work because he thought it was 'safest option'

Sep 26th 2020, 2:58 PM 29,270 Views 11 Comments

Metropolitan Police Sergeant Matiu Ratana was described by a friend as ‘just a really genuinely nice guy’.

Police officer shot dead in London is named, as tributes pour in
# Croydon
# Croydon

Police officer shot dead in London is named, as tributes pour in

Updated Sep 25th 2020, 9:23 PM 82,903 Views 34 Comments

Sergeant Matiu Ratana, known as Matt to family and friends, joined the force in 1991.

Conservative MP arrested over rape and sexual assault allegations
# Westminster
# Westminster

Conservative MP arrested over rape and sexual assault allegations

Aug 2nd 2020, 2:18 PM 42,008 Views 0 Comments

The ex-minister, who has not been named, is alleged to have assaulted a woman and forced her to have sex, the Sunday Times and Mail on Sunday reported.

Serving London police officer arrested on suspicion of being member of right-wing terror group
# Scotland Yard
# Scotland Yard

Serving London police officer arrested on suspicion of being member of right-wing terror group

Mar 5th 2020, 6:25 PM 22,584 Views 19 Comments

The Met Police said there was nothing to suggest any threat to the wider public.

Man shot dead by police in London stabbing attack was convicted terrorist
# London Attack
# London Attack

Man shot dead by police in London stabbing attack was convicted terrorist

Feb 3rd 2020, 7:20 AM 22,197 Views 0 Comments

It is understood Amman, who was jailed in December 2018, had been freed in the past six weeks.

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