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# met-police - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

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 21,656 Views 18 Comments

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

# met-police - Saturday 26 September, 2020

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 29,234 Views 11 Comments

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

# met-police - Friday 25 September, 2020

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 82,862 Views 35 Comments

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

# met-police - Sunday 2 August, 2020

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 41,944 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.

# met-police - Thursday 5 March, 2020

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 22,555 Views 19 Comments

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

# met-police - Monday 3 February, 2020

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 22,159 Views 0 Comments

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

# met-police - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Met Police say London stabbing attack is believed to be 'Islamist-related'
# Streatham
# Streatham

Met Police say London stabbing attack is believed to be 'Islamist-related'

Updated Feb 2nd 2020, 7:25 PM 104,613 Views 102 Comments

Police fatally shot a man, who was wearing a hoax device, at the scene in Streatham this afternoon.

# met-police - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Murder, rape and drug offences: Over 1,100 Irish citizens arrested by Met Police this year
# Arrests
# Arrests

Murder, rape and drug offences: Over 1,100 Irish citizens arrested by Met Police this year

Dec 29th 2019, 6:00 AM 12,926 Views 16 Comments

A total of 152 Irish people were arrested by Met Police for common assault.

# met-police - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Police renew appeal for witnesses to London bridge terrorist attack
# Met Police
# Met Police

Police renew appeal for witnesses to London bridge terrorist attack

Dec 7th 2019, 1:40 PM 6,511 Views 0 Comments

Police have taken more than 300 statements and retrieved more than 80 hours of CCTV footage.

# met-police - Friday 29 November, 2019

As it happened: Several injured in London Bridge terror attack, suspect shot dead by police
# London Bridge
# London Bridge

As it happened: Several injured in London Bridge terror attack, suspect shot dead by police

Updated Nov 29th 2019, 4:34 PM 101,367 Views 67 Comments

Metropolitan Police said that the male suspect who was shot dead was believed to have been wearing a hoax device.

# met-police - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Met Police says it is ‘not appropriate authority’ to investigate Epstein sex trafficking claims
# Prince Andrew
# Prince Andrew

Met Police says it is ‘not appropriate authority’ to investigate Epstein sex trafficking claims

Nov 28th 2019, 3:26 PM 11,282 Views 20 Comments

Panorama’s interview with accuser Virginia Guiffre is to be broadcast on Monday.

# met-police - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Police probe into claims Tories offering Brexit Party candidates incentives to pull out of election race
# Peerages
# Peerages

Police probe into claims Tories offering Brexit Party candidates incentives to pull out of election race

Nov 16th 2019, 2:34 PM 11,607 Views 15 Comments

Nigel Farage has claimed he’s been repeatedly offered a seat in the House of Lords to “go quietly”.

# met-police - Monday 28 October, 2019

Leaders of crime gang running several brothels in London jailed for eight years
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Leaders of crime gang running several brothels in London jailed for eight years

Oct 28th 2019, 4:35 PM 29,508 Views 20 Comments

One victim said she was told her family in Brazil would be killed if she tried to leave.

# met-police - Friday 18 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion activist in custody after climbing London's Big Ben
# London
# London

Extinction Rebellion activist in custody after climbing London's Big Ben

Oct 18th 2019, 9:43 PM 12,030 Views 0 Comments

Tree surgeon Ben Atkinson (43) evaded police for more than three hours after climbing the scaffolding.

# met-police - Thursday 17 October, 2019

E-fit image released of man found dead in London after falling from plane
# London
# London

E-fit image released of man found dead in London after falling from plane

Oct 17th 2019, 10:42 PM 41,778 Views 26 Comments

The body of the man was found in a residential garden on 30 June.

# met-police - Monday 14 October, 2019

Man who drove into crowd in Westminster jailed for life
# Attempted Murder
# Attempted Murder

Man who drove into crowd in Westminster jailed for life

Oct 14th 2019, 10:54 PM 20,244 Views 27 Comments

Salih Khater drove his car at pedestrians, cyclists and two police officers in August 2018.

# met-police - Friday 4 October, 2019

‘Poor judgment’ caused police failures in Westminster sex abuse claims case, report says
# Carl Beech
# Carl Beech

‘Poor judgment’ caused police failures in Westminster sex abuse claims case, report says

Oct 4th 2019, 1:28 PM 14,536 Views 0 Comments

Carl Beech was jailed for fabricating a series of claims of rape, torture and murder by high-profile figures.

# met-police - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

One of Britain's most wanted fugitives convicted of murder following international manhunt
# Shane O'Brien
# Shane O'Brien

One of Britain's most wanted fugitives convicted of murder following international manhunt

Oct 1st 2019, 3:47 PM 33,665 Views 0 Comments

Shane O’Brien slashed 21-year-old Josh Hanson’s neck at a west London bar in 2015.

Man detained after dousing himself with suspected flammable liquid by Parliament gates in London
# Westminster
# Westminster

Man detained after dousing himself with suspected flammable liquid by Parliament gates in London

Oct 1st 2019, 12:07 PM 8,338 Views 14 Comments

The scene was made safe by units from the London Fire Brigade.

# met-police - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Man (26) jailed in first UK conviction for firearms manufacture using a 3D printer
# London
# London

Man (26) jailed in first UK conviction for firearms manufacture using a 3D printer

Sep 19th 2019, 7:43 PM 18,689 Views 9 Comments

Tendai Muswere was sentenced today to three years imprisonment.

# met-police - Friday 13 September, 2019

Met Police drop investigation into whether Leave.EU breached electoral law
# Spending Return
# Spending Return

Met Police drop investigation into whether Leave.EU breached electoral law

Sep 13th 2019, 2:33 PM 6,738 Views 2 Comments

Investigations into the spending returns of Vote Leave and BeLeave remain ongoing.

# met-police - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Traces of nerve agent Novichok found in second Salisbury police officer's blood
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

Traces of nerve agent Novichok found in second Salisbury police officer's blood

Aug 15th 2019, 3:34 PM 14,263 Views 5 Comments

The attempted assassination the Skripals was done using Novichok in March 2018.

# met-police - Thursday 8 August, 2019

London police officer in serious condition as man (56) charged with attempted murder after attack
# Met Police
# Met Police

London police officer in serious condition as man (56) charged with attempted murder after attack

Aug 8th 2019, 10:16 PM 21,993 Views 0 Comments

Muhammed Rodwan is set to appear in court tomorrow morning.

# met-police - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Teenager charged after six-year-old boy 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern
# Tate Modern Gallery
# Tate Modern Gallery

Teenager charged after six-year-old boy 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern

Aug 6th 2019, 7:13 AM 36,514 Views 0 Comments

The teenager was arrested on Sunday.

# met-police - Monday 5 August, 2019

Boy (6) 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern in 'critical but stable condition'
# London
# London

Boy (6) 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern in 'critical but stable condition'

Aug 5th 2019, 11:21 AM 54,295 Views 47 Comments

A teenager was arrested yesterday after allegedly throwing the boy from a tenth-floor viewing platform.

# met-police - Monday 22 July, 2019

Man who accused UK establishment figures of sexual abuse found guilty of perverting course of justice
# Carl Beech
# Carl Beech

Man who accused UK establishment figures of sexual abuse found guilty of perverting course of justice

Jul 22nd 2019, 9:49 PM 14,361 Views 0 Comments

Carl Beech’s allegations began appearing in the press in 2014.

# met-police - Saturday 20 July, 2019

London's Met Police apologise after Twitter and email accounts are hacked
# Scotland Yard
# Scotland Yard

London's Met Police apologise after Twitter and email accounts are hacked

Jul 20th 2019, 5:15 PM 8,922 Views 1 Comment

A number of unauthorised posts were also made on the force’s website last night.

# met-police - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident
# UK
# UK

Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident

Jul 14th 2019, 3:30 PM 69,937 Views 16 Comments

“She has touched so many lives it’s hard to imagine things without her. She was a very special person.”

Man charged in London over killing of pregnant woman and her baby son
# Met Police
# Met Police

Man charged in London over killing of pregnant woman and her baby son

Jul 14th 2019, 12:00 PM 21,066 Views 0 Comments

Aaron McKenzie will appear in court tomorrow in connection with the deaths of Kelly Mary Fauvrelle and her son Riley.

# met-police - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Met Police responds to criticism in wake of warning media not to publish leaked memos
# Kim Darroch
# Kim Darroch

Met Police responds to criticism in wake of warning media not to publish leaked memos

Updated Jul 13th 2019, 3:40 PM 14,962 Views 20 Comments

“Do you have any comprehension of a free society? This isn’t Russia,” the Sunday Times editor said in response.

# met-police - Friday 12 July, 2019

UK police launch criminal investigation into leaked embassy memos
# SIR KIM DARROCH
# SIR KIM DARROCH

UK police launch criminal investigation into leaked embassy memos

Jul 12th 2019, 8:46 PM 10,960 Views 20 Comments

US ambassador Sir Kim Darroch resigned this week following the leak.

# met-police - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Woman (30s) and three children under 12-years-old stabbed at house in London
# Arrest
# Arrest

Woman (30s) and three children under 12-years-old stabbed at house in London

Jul 7th 2019, 2:00 PM 35,123 Views 0 Comments

An 11-year-old girl is in critical condition in hospital.

# met-police - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Baby boy who was in critical condition after his pregnant mother was stabbed to death in London has died
# Croydon
# Croydon

Baby boy who was in critical condition after his pregnant mother was stabbed to death in London has died

Jul 3rd 2019, 8:41 AM 23,349 Views 34 Comments

The baby, named Riley, was in critical condition after paramedics delivered him last Saturday.

# met-police - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Man arrested after pregnant woman dies in London stabbing; baby in critical condition
# Croydon
# Croydon

Man arrested after pregnant woman dies in London stabbing; baby in critical condition

Jun 30th 2019, 9:25 AM 30,725 Views 27 Comments

The 26-year-old woman was eight months pregnant.

# met-police - Sunday 23 June, 2019

Boris Johnson under pressure to 'explain' late-night incident after neighbour goes public
# Tom Penn
# Tom Penn

Boris Johnson under pressure to 'explain' late-night incident after neighbour goes public

Updated Jun 23rd 2019, 1:35 PM 78,710 Views 130 Comments

MP Liam Fox said today it would be “easier” for the Tory leadership contender to clarify what happened.

# met-police - Saturday 22 June, 2019

Boris Johnson refuses to comment after police called to his home following reports of altercation
# Met Police
# Met Police

Boris Johnson refuses to comment after police called to his home following reports of altercation

Updated Jun 22nd 2019, 4:25 PM 93,575 Views 97 Comments

Neighbours reportedly heard screaming, shouting and banging in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# met-police - Friday 14 June, 2019

Man and teenage girl arrested over suspicious death of Irishman in London
# Adrian Murphy
# Adrian Murphy

Man and teenage girl arrested over suspicious death of Irishman in London

Jun 14th 2019, 8:13 PM 33,334 Views 0 Comments

The body of Adrian Murphy (43) was found at a block of flats on Lombard Road, Battersea, London on 4 June.

# met-police - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Parcel bomb probe: Gardaí are asking postal workers who may have seen the packages to get in contact
# Uk And Ireland
# Uk And Ireland

Parcel bomb probe: Gardaí are asking postal workers who may have seen the packages to get in contact

May 29th 2019, 7:11 AM 9,850 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí want to eliminate anyone who may have innocently come into contact with the parcels.

# met-police - Monday 6 May, 2019

Man arrested after late night police standoff faces questioning over further horrific attacks across England
# Rapes And Abductions
# Rapes And Abductions

Man arrested after late night police standoff faces questioning over further horrific attacks across England

May 6th 2019, 3:20 PM 38,471 Views 0 Comments

Joseph McCann, who was being sought by police, is to be questioned over attacks on nine more victims.

# met-police - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Man with 'Irish accent' wanted in connection with abduction and rape of two women in London
# Wanted
# Wanted

Man with 'Irish accent' wanted in connection with abduction and rape of two women in London

Apr 30th 2019, 9:29 AM 30,705 Views 0 Comments

The incidents happened in north London on Thursday 25 April.

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