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# met-police - Saturday 10 June, 2017

London attack: Men 'tried to use 7.5 tonne lorry'
# London Attack
# London Attack

London attack: Men 'tried to use 7.5 tonne lorry'

Jun 10th 2017, 12:28 PM 25,814 Views 60 Comments

Police also released an image and appealed for information on the knives used in the attack.

# met-police - Friday 9 June, 2017

Renowned heart surgeon put on sex offenders register over indecent assaults
# London
# London

Renowned heart surgeon put on sex offenders register over indecent assaults

Jun 9th 2017, 9:14 AM 25,514 Views 0 Comments

Police said Dr Mohamed Amrani “showed absolutely no regard for his victims”.

# met-police - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Three men arrested in London on suspicion of terrorism offences not connected to bridge attack
# Met Police
# Met Police

Three men arrested in London on suspicion of terrorism offences not connected to bridge attack

Jun 8th 2017, 7:07 AM 7,659 Views 3 Comments

The men, all aged in their 30s, were arrested overnight.

# met-police - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Man arrested over London attack as police search house
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Man arrested over London attack as police search house

Jun 7th 2017, 7:14 AM 11,614 Views 22 Comments

The third attacker was named by police last night.

# met-police - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

'She died trying to help people': Victims' families pay tribute to loved ones
# London
# London

'She died trying to help people': Victims' families pay tribute to loved ones

Jun 6th 2017, 2:45 PM 25,924 Views 53 Comments

Seven people died in the London terror attack on Saturday night.

# met-police - Sunday 4 June, 2017

21 of the 48 injured in the London attack are critical
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

21 of the 48 injured in the London attack are critical

Jun 4th 2017, 7:59 PM 206,091 Views 305 Comments

“There is far too much tolerance of extremism in our country,” Theresa May said.

# met-police - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Boyfriend of reality TV star arrested over acid attack in London nightclub
# TOWIE
# TOWIE

Boyfriend of reality TV star arrested over acid attack in London nightclub

Apr 23rd 2017, 8:00 AM 24,068 Views 0 Comments

The incident left two people partially blinded and others disfigured.

# met-police - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Six arrested over 'brutal' assault on teenage asylum seeker in London
# Attempted Murder
# Attempted Murder

Six arrested over 'brutal' assault on teenage asylum seeker in London

Apr 2nd 2017, 11:59 AM 15,416 Views 29 Comments

A 17-year-old boy sustained serious head injuries in the attack.

# met-police - Friday 24 March, 2017

British police release image of Khalid Masood in appeal for information
# London Attack
# London Attack

British police release image of Khalid Masood in appeal for information

Mar 24th 2017, 3:30 PM 25,969 Views 38 Comments

The total number of victims who have died has now reached four.

# met-police - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Police investigating after boy (1) dies and girl (1) critically injured in London
# Wilberforce Road
# Wilberforce Road

Police investigating after boy (1) dies and girl (1) critically injured in London

Mar 19th 2017, 9:21 AM 28,522 Views 5 Comments

The incident is being investigated by detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command division.

# met-police - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Man and woman arrested over attempted abduction of baby from London hospital
# Great Ormond Street
# Great Ormond Street

Man and woman arrested over attempted abduction of baby from London hospital

Mar 9th 2017, 12:10 PM 18,088 Views 8 Comments

The pair showed staff an image of a premature baby in an incubator, which they claimed was theirs.

# met-police - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Man arrested at Stansted Airport on suspicion of 'preparing for a terrorist act'
# London
# London

Man arrested at Stansted Airport on suspicion of 'preparing for a terrorist act'

Dec 6th 2016, 9:54 PM 19,156 Views 12 Comments

He had arrived on a flight from Istanbul.

# met-police - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Man arrested over missing baby who vanished in London 11 years ago
# Disappearance
# Disappearance

Man arrested over missing baby who vanished in London 11 years ago

Sep 17th 2016, 11:43 AM 22,362 Views 9 Comments

The 38-year-old was arrested on suspicion of preventing a lawful burial and perverting the course of justice.

# met-police - Monday 22 August, 2016

Woman and girl arrested in London for trying to go to Syria to join IS
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Woman and girl arrested in London for trying to go to Syria to join IS

Aug 22nd 2016, 10:02 PM 18,831 Views 41 Comments

They were arrested on Sunday night.

# met-police - Friday 19 August, 2016

Man jailed after raping pensioner in 'horrific ordeal' at her London home
# Jason Batchelor
# Jason Batchelor

Man jailed after raping pensioner in 'horrific ordeal' at her London home

Aug 19th 2016, 8:09 PM 25,020 Views 34 Comments

The woman was making breakfast when she was attacked.

# met-police - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

London woman loses life savings after being targeted by 'romance scammers'
# Money Laundering
# Money Laundering

London woman loses life savings after being targeted by 'romance scammers'

Aug 16th 2016, 5:32 PM 37,760 Views 39 Comments

Over the course of two years, she sent more than £65,000 (€75,000) to a man in Ghana.

# met-police - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Man who met victim (13) on dating app jailed for child sex offences in London
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Man who met victim (13) on dating app jailed for child sex offences in London

Aug 11th 2016, 5:14 PM 25,051 Views 27 Comments

The abuse was discovered when the boy’s sister found an indecent video on his phone.

Police probe 'poisoning' at Wimbledon after player ends up in intensive care
# Tennis
# Tennis

Police probe 'poisoning' at Wimbledon after player ends up in intensive care

Aug 11th 2016, 9:33 AM 36,151 Views 16 Comments

Gabriella Taylor was playing in the junior quarter-finals when she took ill.

# met-police - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Man arrested after climbing over fence at Buckingham Palace 'had been drinking'
# London
# London

Man arrested after climbing over fence at Buckingham Palace 'had been drinking'

Aug 9th 2016, 3:00 PM 8,054 Views 17 Comments

Police said the 22-year-old did not gain access to the palace.

# met-police - Friday 5 August, 2016

Woman killed in London knife attack was "one of the nicest, sweetest people"
# Russell Square
# Russell Square

Woman killed in London knife attack was "one of the nicest, sweetest people"

Aug 5th 2016, 11:27 AM 18,981 Views 71 Comments

64-year-old Florida native Darlene Horton had been due to return to the US just hours after the stabbing attack.

# met-police - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Teenager jailed after being caught with 'step-by-step' terrorism guide
# Stansted Airport
# Stansted Airport

Teenager jailed after being caught with 'step-by-step' terrorism guide

Jul 28th 2016, 10:55 PM 31,408 Views 160 Comments

A subsequent search of his home uncovered a handwritten oath of allegiance to Islamic State.

Sexual assault charge against Chris Evans dropped
# London
# London

Sexual assault charge against Chris Evans dropped

Jul 28th 2016, 8:17 PM 24,333 Views 48 Comments

Police found that there wasn’t enough evidence to proceed with the case.

# met-police - Friday 20 May, 2016

Ryanair's foray into Brexit could land them a police 'bribery' probe (and tonnes of publicity)
# Home To Gloat
# Home To Gloat

Ryanair's foray into Brexit could land them a police 'bribery' probe (and tonnes of publicity)

May 20th 2016, 4:02 PM 26,452 Views 63 Comments

The airline has a special offer to fly British expats back for the vote.

# met-police - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Police in London appeal after woman in her 70s is beaten and raped at home
# Purley
# Purley

Police in London appeal after woman in her 70s is beaten and raped at home

May 12th 2016, 6:21 PM 17,754 Views 18 Comments

The victim has described the suspect as a white man, who was about 5ft 8ins tall, with short brown hair.

# met-police - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Man behind 'mealy-mouthed Muslim' tweet to sue London Police for false arrest
# London
# London

Man behind 'mealy-mouthed Muslim' tweet to sue London Police for false arrest

Mar 27th 2016, 2:17 PM 38,965 Views 114 Comments

Matthew Doyle created an online storm last week after tweeting about his interaction with a Muslim woman in Croydon.

# met-police - Friday 18 March, 2016

Police in London respond after holding a child in custody overnight
# Behind Bars
# Behind Bars

Police in London respond after holding a child in custody overnight

Mar 18th 2016, 7:26 PM 25,058 Views 16 Comments

A report published in the Evening Standard found that more than 7,500 children were detained overnight last year.

# met-police - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Woman found guilty of causing death after having epileptic seizure while driving
# London
# London

Woman found guilty of causing death after having epileptic seizure while driving

Mar 16th 2016, 8:19 PM 43,008 Views 0 Comments

She had been told not to drive by a medical professional a week before the accident.

# met-police - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Police seek 'most wanted fugitive' in connection with brutal stabbing of man on night out
# Most Wanted
# Most Wanted

Police seek 'most wanted fugitive' in connection with brutal stabbing of man on night out

Mar 9th 2016, 8:06 AM 27,189 Views 8 Comments

London’s Met Police believe that 27-year-old Shane O’Brien, wanted in connection with the murder of Josh Hanson (21), may be in hiding in the Netherlands.

# met-police - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Police officer sentenced for voyeurism
# London
# London

Police officer sentenced for voyeurism

Mar 1st 2016, 11:10 PM 27,849 Views 20 Comments

Police Constable Irshad Kamal remains under suspension.

# met-police - Friday 26 February, 2016

Woman convicted of murdering father who had MS
# London
# London

Woman convicted of murdering father who had MS

Feb 26th 2016, 7:00 PM 23,585 Views 0 Comments

Brian and Claire Darbyshire had lived together reclusively for a number of years.

# met-police - Friday 12 February, 2016

Rolf Harris to be charged with seven counts of indecent assault
# Operation Yewtree
# Operation Yewtree

Rolf Harris to be charged with seven counts of indecent assault

Feb 12th 2016, 1:01 PM 12,107 Views 0 Comments

The new charges relate to seven complainants aged between 12 and 27.

# met-police - Saturday 30 January, 2016

An Irish person was arrested every four hours in London last year
# Busted Abroad
# Busted Abroad

An Irish person was arrested every four hours in London last year

Jan 30th 2016, 9:00 PM 34,782 Views 69 Comments

Figures released exclusively to TheJournal.ie show how many Irish citizens were arrested in the British capital in 2015.

# met-police - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

New arrest made in case of college lecturer stabbed to death while walking to work
# London
# London

New arrest made in case of college lecturer stabbed to death while walking to work

Jan 26th 2016, 10:57 PM 18,219 Views 5 Comments

Daniel Young was killed in an unprovoked attack while walking to work in London on 19 January.

# met-police - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Police appeal for answers - 40 years after the mysterious death of a boy found under a bridge
# Peter Watts
# Peter Watts

Police appeal for answers - 40 years after the mysterious death of a boy found under a bridge

Jan 23rd 2016, 4:00 PM 25,771 Views 3 Comments

On a Sunday in 1976, Peter Watts left his home in Wales to do homework with a friend. He was found dead in London hours later.

# met-police - Friday 15 January, 2016

Woman in 'kangaroo-print' headscarf attempts to stab 15-year-old boy with kitchen knife on bus
# London
# London

Woman in 'kangaroo-print' headscarf attempts to stab 15-year-old boy with kitchen knife on bus

Jan 15th 2016, 2:40 PM 35,204 Views 56 Comments

The unprovoked attack was foiled by the victim’s grandmother, with the assailant then fleeing.

# met-police - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Suspect in murder of Eastenders actress set to face extradition after being found hiding in Ghana
# Sian Blake
# Sian Blake

Suspect in murder of Eastenders actress set to face extradition after being found hiding in Ghana

Jan 12th 2016, 11:41 AM 8,029 Views 2 Comments

Sian Blake and her two children were found dead in her home last week.

# met-police - Friday 8 January, 2016

Police in London release video of two youths attempting to set bus on fire
# Croydon
# Croydon

Police in London release video of two youths attempting to set bus on fire

Jan 8th 2016, 7:39 AM 14,330 Views 22 Comments

Police are treating the incident as an arson attempt.

# met-police - Monday 28 December, 2015

Homeless man gives police officers Christmas gift after they save his injured dog
# London
# London

Homeless man gives police officers Christmas gift after they save his injured dog

Dec 28th 2015, 1:54 PM 20,296 Views 16 Comments

“Life is pretty tough for Darren at the moment and it is really heartwarming to see local officers and residents coming together to help out.”

# met-police - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

'My kebab is cold': Police in the UK release list of most ridiculous phone calls
# It Can Probably Wait
# It Can Probably Wait

'My kebab is cold': Police in the UK release list of most ridiculous phone calls

Dec 23rd 2015, 2:56 PM 21,272 Views 35 Comments

The Met Police are asking the public to consider whether or not their situation is an emergency.

# met-police - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

A father in the UK has been jailed for murdering his six-month old son
# Tragic
# Tragic

A father in the UK has been jailed for murdering his six-month old son

Dec 22nd 2015, 10:19 PM 29,173 Views 45 Comments

Piotr Sobczyk will serve a minimum of 16 and a half years.