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#Metropolitan Police

# metropolitan-police - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

From The42 Carlisle charged with drink-driving offence days before lorry incident Problems

Carlisle charged with drink-driving offence days before lorry incident

The former Professional Footballers’ Association chairman was seriously injured in an incident on the A64 near Bishopthorpe.

# metropolitan-police - Thursday 18 December, 2014

UK police: We believe witness who says an MP murdered a boy during an "abuse party"

Police say it is “credible” that members of a ‘VIP paedophile ring’ murdered three boys between 1975 and 1984.

# metropolitan-police - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Three men charged with plotting to behead a member of the public

They were inspired by a speech from an Islamic State group spokesman.

# metropolitan-police - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Fifth male arrested in UK terrorism investigation

The arrest took place on Tuesday but was not disclosed at the time for operational reasons.

# metropolitan-police - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Body believed to be Alice Gross murder suspect removed from park after being found dead

The body, believed to be convicted killer, Arnis Zalkalns was found a mile from where the teenager’s body was found.

# metropolitan-police - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Police reconstruct last known hours of missing Alice Gross (14)

The main suspect in the case is also missing.

# metropolitan-police - Monday 22 September, 2014

Missing London teen: Police search canal as suspect's violent past emerges

Here’s how the disturbing case has unfolded so far…

# metropolitan-police - Monday 25 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge 'Most romantic' proposal goes viral after being filmed by police helicopter The Big Question

# metropolitan-police - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

37-year-old Irishman missing in London

John Dowdall from Co Clare is diabetic and police said he does not have his medication with him.

# metropolitan-police - Friday 13 June, 2014

# metropolitan-police - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Woman arrested at Heathrow Airport for conspiracy to commit female genital mutilation FGM

Woman arrested at Heathrow Airport for conspiracy to commit female genital mutilation

A 13-year-old girl travelling with her has been taken into care.

# metropolitan-police - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Thieves break into bank, hack into computers and steal over £1.25 million...but get caught

The gang members carried out a number sophisticated cyber attacks on banks in London

Mother charged with murder of her three children

Tania Clarence has been charged with the murder of 4-year-old Olivia and 3-year-old twins Ben and Max.

# metropolitan-police - Sunday 30 March, 2014

Burglars steal baby's ashes from parents' home

Police say that the burglars may have believed that the small white casket was a jewellery box.

# metropolitan-police - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Patrick Halpin's death was 'as a result of a fall' and ruled not suspicious

The 18-year-old was found dead near Leicester Square on 6 February after he had gone missing while on a DCU society trip.

# metropolitan-police - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Man charged with murder of Irishman in London

Michael Hunt was found in a skip down a London alleyway on Saturday morning.

Madeleine McCann search: Police hunt intruder who sexually abused five children

Scotland Yard says it wants to identify a man who assaulted children in the area where Madeleine McCann went missing almost seven years ago.

# metropolitan-police - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Drive-by shooting at London's Waterloo Bridge leaves man with head injuries

Police say that the surrounding Southbank area was busy with people enjoying their Friday night.

# metropolitan-police - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Freddie Starr arrested for fourth time in UK sex abuse probe

Starr’s lawyer said today that he plans to file a High Court application for judicial review over the conduct of the police and the Crown Prosecution Service.

# metropolitan-police - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Video: Police shouted down after verdict in London riots case

There were angry scenes outside a London court this evening after a jury found that Mark Duggan had been lawfully killed.

# metropolitan-police - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Man arrested in London for shining a laser at a police helicopter

The 46-year-old was let off with a caution.

# metropolitan-police - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Four killed, dozens injured as anti-government protests continue in Bangkok

Today, police have fired tear gas and water cannon at protesters attempting to storm government buildings and overthrow Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.

# metropolitan-police - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Police say missing 11-year-old girl could be in Ireland

Kathleen Doherty from London has been missing for more than a week.

# metropolitan-police - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Two men arrested in Savile sex abuse investigation

The two men were arrested today in London and remain in police custody.

# metropolitan-police - Friday 4 October, 2013

From The42 Spurs fans face arrest for 'Yid' chants at White Hart Lane Offensive

Spurs fans face arrest for 'Yid' chants at White Hart Lane

The Metropolitan police are clamping down on the use of the word.

# metropolitan-police - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Two arrested after man 'climbs fence' at Buckingham Palace

Neither Queen Elizabeth nor any of the Royal family were in the palace at the time.

# metropolitan-police - Monday 19 August, 2013

Husband of journalist who broke NSA leaks story held for nine hours in London

Metropolitan Police confirmed that David Miranda, husband of journalist Glenn Greenwald, was held up as he passed through London’s Heathrow Airport on his way home to Rio de Janeiro from Berlin.

# metropolitan-police - Monday 5 August, 2013

British police make settlement over Ian Tomlinson death at G20 protests G20

British police make settlement over Ian Tomlinson death at G20 protests

Ian Tomlinson, 47, was hit with a baton and shoved by a riot policeman and later collapsed and died at the G20 protests in London in 2009.

# metropolitan-police - Monday 29 July, 2013

Man arrested after abusive tweets sent to UK bank note campaigner

Police said a 21-year-old man had been arrested “on suspicion of harassment offences”.

# metropolitan-police - Friday 28 June, 2013

Police unable to find memo saying they spied on a murder victim's family

Manchester police can’t find a memo which allegedly orders surveillance over people attending the Stephen Lawrence inquiry.

# metropolitan-police - Monday 24 June, 2013

British police 'spied on Stephen Lawrence family in bid to smear them'

British Prime Minister David Cameron has demanded an immediate investigation into the claims published in The Guardian this morning.

# metropolitan-police - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Woolwich accused disrupts court hearings, shouting: ‘I’m a soldier’

Michael Adebolajo asked to be referred to as Mujaahid Abu Hamza, and accused the trial judge of trying to ‘stifle the truth’.

# metropolitan-police - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Second man charged with murder of Lee Rigby

Michael Adebolajo has also been charged with attempted murder of two police officers.

# metropolitan-police - Friday 15 March, 2013

British MP arrested again after late-night incident at House of Commons bar

Eric Joyce, who previously admitted headbutting a Tory MP in a House of Commons bar last year, was arrested last night after an incident at a parliamentary bar.

# metropolitan-police - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Police taser man outside Buckingham Palace

The man had been brandishing two knives during the Changing of the Guard.

# metropolitan-police - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Christmas presents for sick children stolen from hospital

Warning: this is possibly the saddest story you’re going to read this Christmas.

# metropolitan-police - Monday 10 December, 2012

Man in his 60s arrested in Savile probe

The man, who has not been identified, is the sixth person arrested as part of the Scotland Yard investigation into sexual abuse in the 1970s.

# metropolitan-police - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Max Clifford arrested as part of Savile investigation - reports

Celebrity publicist Max Clifford is being questioned by police in London on suspicion of sexual offences, according to reports.

# metropolitan-police - Friday 2 November, 2012

Freddie Starr grilled again in UK sex abuse probe

The comedian was initial arrested and bailed yesterday but was brought in for questioning again today by Scotland Yard.

# metropolitan-police - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Freddie Starr arrested by police investigating Jimmy Savile case - reports

London Metropolitan Police arrested a man in his 60s earlier this evening on suspicion of sexual offences connected to the Savile investigation.