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# met-police - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

'He's a handsy guy': Guy Pearce suggests he was groped by Kevin Spacey during filming of LA Confidential
# Kevin Spacey
# Kevin Spacey

'He's a handsy guy': Guy Pearce suggests he was groped by Kevin Spacey during filming of LA Confidential

Jul 4th 2018, 10:45 AM 41,029 Views 0 Comments

Since 2017, Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey has faced numerous claims of sexual assault and harassment.

# met-police - Monday 25 June, 2018

'He was everything to me': Three men jailed in London for fatal stabbing of new father
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

'He was everything to me': Three men jailed in London for fatal stabbing of new father

Jun 25th 2018, 9:56 PM 21,145 Views 22 Comments

The cause of death given was stab wounds and severe loss of blood.

# met-police - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Boy (15) stabbed to death during brawl after birthday party
# London
# London

Boy (15) stabbed to death during brawl after birthday party

Jun 24th 2018, 1:17 PM 31,351 Views 19 Comments

Up to 100 young people confronted police who attended the scene in London last night.

# met-police - Friday 15 June, 2018

London gang members banned from making music glorifying violence
# Notting Hill
# Notting Hill

London gang members banned from making music glorifying violence

Jun 15th 2018, 10:47 PM 20,170 Views 28 Comments

Members of the gang were also jailed for planning a violent attack on a rival gang.

# met-police - Thursday 14 June, 2018

One year on, the horrific Grenfell Tower fire still haunts the London community
# London
# London

One year on, the horrific Grenfell Tower fire still haunts the London community

Jun 14th 2018, 7:19 AM 6,286 Views 9 Comments

71 people were killed in the fire that swept through Grenfell Tower on 14 June 2017.

# met-police - Friday 8 June, 2018

Four men charged by police investigating Grenfell Tower fraud
# London
# London

Four men charged by police investigating Grenfell Tower fraud

Jun 8th 2018, 8:09 AM 10,123 Views 0 Comments

Eight men and one woman were arrested yesterday for fraud.

# met-police - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Nine people arrested for 'fraudulently benefitting from Grenfell fire'
# London
# London

Nine people arrested for 'fraudulently benefitting from Grenfell fire'

Jun 7th 2018, 5:45 PM 11,413 Views 0 Comments

The amounts involved range from £20,000 to £100,000.

# met-police - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch hailed for fighting off real-life villains on London street
# Imitation Game
# Imitation Game

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch hailed for fighting off real-life villains on London street

Jun 2nd 2018, 2:55 PM 22,509 Views 16 Comments

The Hollywood star came to the aid of a Deliveroo delivery cyclist who was being assaulted by muggers on a London street.

Police hunt for suspected serial fraudster who stole around €260,000 and failed to appear in court
# Met Police
# Met Police

Police hunt for suspected serial fraudster who stole around €260,000 and failed to appear in court

Jun 2nd 2018, 2:30 PM 15,403 Views 14 Comments

He is wanted for questioning.

# met-police - Friday 25 May, 2018

Met Police arrest 95-year-old man for murder after carer (61) dies from head injuries
# Islington
# Islington

Met Police arrest 95-year-old man for murder after carer (61) dies from head injuries

May 25th 2018, 5:48 PM 22,347 Views 10 Comments

Police are not seeking anyone else in connection with their investigation.

# met-police - Monday 23 April, 2018

Belgian man jailed for 17 years for importing £7 million of cocaine into UK on helicopter
# Jailed
# Jailed

Belgian man jailed for 17 years for importing £7 million of cocaine into UK on helicopter

Apr 23rd 2018, 6:26 PM 17,963 Views 2 Comments

It was estimated that Frederic Fagnoul was importing an estimated 50kg of cocaine on each flight from France.

# met-police - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Three men who stole ashes of baby twins convicted over string of burglaries
# London
# London

Three men who stole ashes of baby twins convicted over string of burglaries

Apr 17th 2018, 9:59 PM 24,086 Views 0 Comments

Along with items of jewellery, a maroon box was taken which contained the ashes of twins who died at birth.

# met-police - Sunday 15 April, 2018

Man jailed for over 10 years after brandishing fake gun at children from car before speeding off
# London
# London

Man jailed for over 10 years after brandishing fake gun at children from car before speeding off

Apr 15th 2018, 12:35 PM 28,741 Views 44 Comments

Peter Brown had been identified from CCTV footage as having pointed a ‘gun’ at a group of youths at a children’s playground in August 2017.

# met-police - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

London police urge public to respect floral tributes near home where burglar was stabbed to death
# London
# London

London police urge public to respect floral tributes near home where burglar was stabbed to death

Apr 11th 2018, 10:08 PM 32,668 Views 13 Comments

Henry Vincent (37) died after a struggle with Richard Osborn-Brooks (78) at his home in Hither Green.

# met-police - Monday 9 April, 2018

Man (40s) shot dead by police in east London
# Met Police
# Met Police

Man (40s) shot dead by police in east London

Apr 9th 2018, 10:23 AM 27,124 Views 41 Comments

The incident occurred early this morning.

# met-police - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Two 17-year-olds arrested after 18-year-old man dies in 50th London murder of the year
# Deaths
# Deaths

Two 17-year-olds arrested after 18-year-old man dies in 50th London murder of the year

Apr 5th 2018, 11:40 AM 17,238 Views 75 Comments

London’s murder rate has overtaken New York City’s.

# met-police - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

People who saw girl being shot dead asked to 'do the right thing' and come forward
# London
# London

People who saw girl being shot dead asked to 'do the right thing' and come forward

Apr 4th 2018, 7:58 PM 16,584 Views 16 Comments

It is believed that shots were fired from a vehicle into a group of people in Tottenham on Monday night.

Pensioner arrested for murder after burglar stabbed to death in London
# Hither Green
# Hither Green

Pensioner arrested for murder after burglar stabbed to death in London

Apr 4th 2018, 4:57 PM 40,621 Views 96 Comments

The 78-year-old called police to say there was a burglary in progress at his home.

Murder investigation launched in London after second teen shot inside 24 hours dies
# Walthamstow
# Walthamstow

Murder investigation launched in London after second teen shot inside 24 hours dies

Apr 4th 2018, 8:28 AM 16,660 Views 23 Comments

A boy and a girl, aged 16 and 17, have died following separate shooting incidents.

# met-police - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

17-year-old girl killed in London shooting named locally as Tanesha Melbourne
# UK
# UK

17-year-old girl killed in London shooting named locally as Tanesha Melbourne

Apr 3rd 2018, 5:45 PM 41,074 Views 45 Comments

Separately, a 16-year-old boy was also found suffering from gunshot injuries in the London area last night.

# met-police - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Skripals were poisoned with deadly nerve agent from front door of their own home, police say
# Russian Poisoning
# Russian Poisoning

Skripals were poisoned with deadly nerve agent from front door of their own home, police say

Mar 28th 2018, 10:12 PM 26,165 Views 97 Comments

The highest concentration of nerve agent was found at Sergei Skripal’s home address, according to Met Police.

# met-police - Friday 23 March, 2018

London Tube bomber (18) sentenced to 34 years in prison
# Parsons Green
# Parsons Green

London Tube bomber (18) sentenced to 34 years in prison

Mar 23rd 2018, 9:23 PM 16,814 Views 50 Comments

Ahmed Hassan (18) had left a home-made made bomb on a District Line train last September.

# met-police - Friday 16 March, 2018

Met Police treating Russian businessman's death in London as murder
# Nikolay Glushkov
# Nikolay Glushkov

Met Police treating Russian businessman's death in London as murder

Mar 16th 2018, 6:20 PM 22,380 Views 56 Comments

Police say that at this stage, there doesn’t seem to be a link to the attempted murders in Salisbury.

# met-police - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Woman found dead in London, husband and children found dead in Sussex
# England
# England

Woman found dead in London, husband and children found dead in Sussex

Mar 6th 2018, 1:37 PM 69,039 Views 16 Comments

A murder investigation has been launched.

# met-police - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Met Police apologises after Hampshire Police investigated crime an undercover officer committed
# Got The Go-ahead
# Got The Go-ahead

Met Police apologises after Hampshire Police investigated crime an undercover officer committed

Feb 21st 2018, 9:44 AM 20,530 Views 14 Comments

The undercover officer infiltrated a group of animal rights activists and released a number of mink from a fur farm in 1998.

# met-police - Monday 5 February, 2018

Gardaí receive report of sexual assault accusation against Harvey Weinstein
# Met Police
# Met Police

Gardaí receive report of sexual assault accusation against Harvey Weinstein

Feb 5th 2018, 10:22 AM 54,471 Views 103 Comments

Met Police confirmed over the weekend that it had received new allegations against Weinstein, one of which took place in Ireland.

# met-police - Monday 29 January, 2018

Man charged with dangerous driving over crash that killed three London teenagers
# London
# London

Man charged with dangerous driving over crash that killed three London teenagers

Jan 29th 2018, 7:26 AM 12,919 Views 3 Comments

The teenage boys were killed on Friday after being struck by an Audi A5.

# met-police - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Gas leak in London's West End causes 2am evacuation from hotel and nightclub
# Charing Cross
# Charing Cross

Gas leak in London's West End causes 2am evacuation from hotel and nightclub

Jan 23rd 2018, 8:42 AM 6,993 Views 5 Comments

Almost 1,500 people were taken to safety.

# met-police - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Man found dead after fall at construction site in London's Canary Wharf
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Man found dead after fall at construction site in London's Canary Wharf

Jan 2nd 2018, 3:24 PM 21,810 Views 13 Comments

The man is believed to have fallen into a deep trench at the site.

# met-police - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Assault, theft and drunk and disorderly: 1,762 Irish people arrested by Met Police this year
# Freedom Of Information
# Freedom Of Information

Assault, theft and drunk and disorderly: 1,762 Irish people arrested by Met Police this year

Dec 27th 2017, 6:15 AM 12,990 Views 35 Comments

Some 62 people were arrested for being drunk and disorderly, one was arrested for being drunk and in charge of a child under seven.

# met-police - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Two missing children found after search in London
# Appeal
# Appeal

Two missing children found after search in London

Dec 19th 2017, 1:05 PM 55,847 Views 13 Comments

Their mother was taken to hospital last night.

# met-police - Friday 15 December, 2017

'A terrible way to go': Police appeal for info after death of Irish pensioner found on fire in London
# John Nolan
# John Nolan

'A terrible way to go': Police appeal for info after death of Irish pensioner found on fire in London

Dec 15th 2017, 8:37 AM 23,131 Views 11 Comments

John Nolan, aged 70, died in hospital on 17 September after sustaining serious injuries while out walking.

# met-police - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Appeal after baby's ashes stolen in Belfast burglary
# Ballygomartin Road
# Ballygomartin Road

Appeal after baby's ashes stolen in Belfast burglary

Dec 13th 2017, 9:17 AM 8,479 Views 6 Comments

There was also a case of a child’s ashes being stolen in London earlier this week.

# met-police - Friday 8 December, 2017

Two London men who sprayed corrosive fluid in the face of two women get 28 years in jail
# Ammonia
# Ammonia

Two London men who sprayed corrosive fluid in the face of two women get 28 years in jail

Dec 8th 2017, 8:40 PM 51,434 Views 87 Comments

The men were part of a gang who robbed a store earlier this year.

# met-police - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Manchester Arena bomb attack 'could have been stopped', report finds
# Report
# Report

Manchester Arena bomb attack 'could have been stopped', report finds

Dec 5th 2017, 3:47 PM 15,065 Views 49 Comments

A report was published today looking into the manner in which the MI5 dealt with the attacks.

# met-police - Monday 27 November, 2017

Man charged with voyeurism after hiding a camera in a Starbucks toilet
# London
# London

Man charged with voyeurism after hiding a camera in a Starbucks toilet

Nov 27th 2017, 9:26 AM 19,809 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Dines (31), of Shortlands Road, Kingston Upon Thames, was arrested in New Malden on Wednesday, 22 November.

# met-police - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Oxford Circus alert: Two men suspected of punch-up that sparked panic are released
# London
# London

Oxford Circus alert: Two men suspected of punch-up that sparked panic are released

Nov 26th 2017, 6:10 PM 12,127 Views 20 Comments

The area was put on lockdown and 16 people were injured while fleeing.

# met-police - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Oxford Circus: Two men hand themselves in after altercation that caused mass panic
# Oxford Circus
# Oxford Circus

Oxford Circus: Two men hand themselves in after altercation that caused mass panic

Nov 25th 2017, 2:18 PM 32,130 Views 44 Comments

Sixteen people were treated for injuries after mass panic erupted last night.

# met-police - Friday 24 November, 2017

Police believe 'altercation erupted between two men' before incident in London
# Oxford Circus
# Oxford Circus

Police believe 'altercation erupted between two men' before incident in London

Nov 24th 2017, 10:35 PM 69,959 Views 123 Comments

Nine people were taken to hospital after the incident in the Oxford Street area.

# met-police - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Teenager (16) arrested after acid attack leaves delivery driver 'fighting for his life'
# London
# London

Teenager (16) arrested after acid attack leaves delivery driver 'fighting for his life'

Nov 5th 2017, 12:12 PM 51,521 Views 26 Comments

The man is in a critical condition in hospital after the incident. He may lose his sight in both eyes.