London Metropolitan Police

Latest stories

9h
The Forward
British Jewish Schools Targeted by Bomb ThreatsJewish schools were among those targeted by bomb threats in the United Kingdom.
British Jewish Schools Targeted by Bomb Threats
The Forward / Posted 9 hours ago
Jewish schools were among those targeted by bomb threats in the United Kingdom. Bomb threats were called in to seven schools shortly after 8 a.m. Monday. No explosive devices were found in the schools, and none were evacuated, according to... Read more
14h
Daily Star
London shopping centre evacuated over major security alertEMERGENCY: Police cordon Stratford Centre and surrounding area following securi
London shopping centre evacuated over major security alert
Daily Star / Posted 14 hours ago
EMERGENCY: Police cordon Stratford Centre and surrounding area following security alert A suspicious package was found at the Stratford Centre in Stratford Broadway, east London this morning. Panicked shoppers were evacuated as bomb disposal units... Read more
3 related stories
1d
WGN TV Chicago
Garry McCarthy being considered for top cop job in London: reportCHICAGO — Former Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy is reportedly one
Garry McCarthy being considered for top cop job in London: report
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
CHICAGO — Former Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy is reportedly one of the top candidates to head the London Metropolitan Police. McCarthy was fired by Mayor Rahm Emanuel amid the controversy over the fatal police shooting of Laquan... Read more
2d
Op-Ed News
When in Rome: "Criminal Consequences" for Assange's Tormentors?2016-02-06Prior to this ruling, Assange's persecutors might have been able to p
When in Rome: "Criminal Consequences" for Assange's Tormentors?
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
2016-02-06Prior to this ruling, Assange's persecutors might have been able to plausibly claim legal uncertainty as an extenuating circumstance. That defense is no longer available.... Read more
2d
International Business Times
Julian Assange: UN decision reveals European democracies' disdain for law Yesterday, following nearly two years of deliberation, a prominent panel of the
Julian Assange: UN decision reveals European democracies' disdain for law
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Yesterday, following nearly two years of deliberation, a prominent panel of the world's top legal body at the United Nations confirmed what many observers have long suspected: dissident publisher and founder of WikiLeaks Julian Assange is being... Read more
1006 related stories
2d
Horncastle Today
Ferrari - why I’m standing for role of Deputy CommissionerA Horncastle business owner and town councillor has revealed why he’s part of U
Ferrari - why I’m standing for role of Deputy Commissioner
Horncastle Today / Posted 2 days ago
A Horncastle business owner and town councillor has revealed why he’s part of UKIP’s fight to take over the hot-seat as Lincolnshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner. The News revealed last week that Jonathan Ferrari - who owns Jof’s coffee shop in... Read more
3d
KQ2 St. Joseph
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedA U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 3 days ago
A U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained by being forced to hole up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid arrest. Assange, who is wanted in Sweden for alleged sex offenses,... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
AllAfrica.com
Ibori Was Neither Released Nor Re-Arrested, Says AideThe Media Office of former Delta State Governor, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, on
Ibori Was Neither Released Nor Re-Arrested, Says Aide
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Media Office of former Delta State Governor, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, on Thursday debunked that the reports of his release from a prison in the United Kingdom was not correct and true. The office also denied that the former governor was... Read more
3d
KESQ Palm Springs
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedA U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
A U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained by being forced to hole up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid arrest. Assange, who is wanted in Sweden for alleged sex offenses,... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
KY3 Springfield
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedA U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
KY3 Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
A U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained by being forced to hole up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid arrest. Assange, who is wanted in Sweden for alleged sex offenses,... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
ABC 7 El Paso
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedA U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
A U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained by being forced to hole up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid arrest. Assange, who is wanted in Sweden for alleged sex offenses,... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
News 8000
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedA U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
A U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained by being forced to hole up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid arrest. Assange, who is wanted in Sweden for alleged sex offenses,... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
KSPR Springfield
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedA U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
KSPR Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
A U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained by being forced to hole up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid arrest. Assange, who is wanted in Sweden for alleged sex offenses,... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
KTXS Abilene
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedA U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
A U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained by being forced to hole up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid arrest. Assange, who is wanted in Sweden for alleged sex offenses,... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
KECI Missoula
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedA U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
A U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained by being forced to hole up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid arrest. Assange, who is wanted in Sweden for alleged sex offenses,... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedA U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 3 days ago
A U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained by being forced to hole up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid arrest. Assange, who is wanted in Sweden for alleged sex offenses,... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedA U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 3 days ago
A U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained by being forced to hole up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid arrest. Assange, who is wanted in Sweden for alleged sex offenses,... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedA U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
A U.N. rights working group found Friday that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained by being forced to hole up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid arrest. Assange, who is wanted in Sweden for alleged sex offenses,... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
CNN
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detainedNor will the group's decision affect how Swedish authorities look at Assange's
UN group: Assange being arbitrarily detained
CNN / Posted 3 days ago
Nor will the group's decision affect how Swedish authorities look at Assange's case. "The statement from the working group has no formal impact on the ongoing investigation, according to Swedish law," Sweden's Prosecution Authority said... Read more
1006 related stories
3d
AllAfrica.com
James Ibori Neither Released From UK Prison Nor Re-Arrested - AideThe embattled former governor of Delta State, James Ibori, who is currently ser
James Ibori Neither Released From UK Prison Nor Re-Arrested - Aide
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The embattled former governor of Delta State, James Ibori, who is currently serving a jail term in a UK prison, is neither released nor rearrested, a statement by the former governor's media aide, Tony Eluemunor, said. There were reports Wednesday... Read more
3d
AllAfrica.com
Ibori Neither Released Nor Re-Arrested - AideLagos — Media aide to former Delta State governor, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, M
Ibori Neither Released Nor Re-Arrested - Aide
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Lagos — Media aide to former Delta State governor, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, Mr Tony Eluemunor, has denied recent media reports on the release of the former governor. He also said Ibori was not re-arrested. Eluemunor in a statement, yesterday,... Read more
4d
New Kerala
UN rules in favour of Assange over 'unlawful detention'London, Feb 4 : A UN panel considering the alleged "unlawful detention" of Juli
UN rules in favour of Assange over 'unlawful detention'
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
London, Feb 4 : A UN panel considering the alleged "unlawful detention" of Julian Assange has reportedly ruled in favour of the WikiLeaks founder. Assange claimed asylum in London's Ecuadorean embassy in 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden over sex... Read more
1006 related stories
4d
KESQ Palm Springs
Assange to 'accept arrest' if U.N. rules against himWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may at last leave the Ecuadorian Embassy in Lo
Assange to 'accept arrest' if U.N. rules against him
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may at last leave the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, where he has been holed up for three and a half years. But even though he may leave with the support of a United Nations working group, he is still likely to be... Read more
1006 related stories
4d
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Assange to 'accept arrest' if U.N. rules against himWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may at last leave the Ecuadorian Embassy in Lo
Assange to 'accept arrest' if U.N. rules against him
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may at last leave the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, where he has been holed up for three and a half years. But even though he may leave with the support of a United Nations working group, he is still likely to be... Read more
1006 related stories
4d
BBC News
Cologne tightens security for carnival after assaults - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Cologne tightens security for carnival after assaults
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Cologne tightens security for... Read more
4d
CNN
Julian Assange says he'll 'accept arrest' if U.N. panel rules against himThe panel did not immediately issue a reaction to Assange's statement. London
Julian Assange says he'll 'accept arrest' if U.N. panel rules against him
CNN / Posted 4 days ago
The panel did not immediately issue a reaction to Assange's statement. London police stopped their 24-hour guard of the embassy in October, saying it was no longer "proportionate." But a London Metropolitan police spokesperson told CNN that the... Read more
1006 related stories
6d
Pakistan News Tribune
London Police grants exemption to Altaf HussainKARACHI: The London Metropolitan Police on Monday informed Muttahida Qaumi Move
London Police grants exemption to Altaf Hussain
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
KARACHI: The London Metropolitan Police on Monday informed Muttahida Qaumi Movement chief Altaf Hussain that his bail conditions, in an ongoing money laundering probe, had been removed as there was insufficient evidence to bring a criminal charge... Read more
7d
Pakistan News Tribune
Altaf Hussain to appear before courtKARACHI: Two days before his crucial appearance before British investigators in
Altaf Hussain to appear before court
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
KARACHI: Two days before his crucial appearance before British investigators in a money-laundering case, Muttahida Qaumi Movement chief Altaf Hussain formed a supreme council “to lead the party in extraordinary circumstances that also include his... Read more
9d
AllAfrica.com
I Have No Loot Anywhere in the World - Ibori Replies Attorney - GeneralFormer Delta State State Governor, Chief James Ibori, has described as disappoi
I Have No Loot Anywhere in the World - Ibori Replies Attorney - General
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Former Delta State State Governor, Chief James Ibori, has described as disappointing the statement credited to the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, that the Federal Government was priming itself to... Read more
9d
Silicon Valley
Islamic State fight: Key battle is to retake virtual groundA year before Islamic State established its extremist caliphate in Syria and Ir
Islamic State fight: Key battle is to retake virtual ground
Silicon Valley / Posted 9 days ago
A year before Islamic State established its extremist caliphate in Syria and Iraq, Abdulmunam Almushawah noticed a disturbing development from more than 1,000 miles away in Saudi Arabia. The head of a program financed by the Saudi government that... Read more
10d
Belfast Telegraph
£10k reward over fatal stabbing of 16-old boy at party£10k reward over fatal stabbing of 16-year-old boy at party Munashe Charles Ku
£10k reward over fatal stabbing of 16-old boy at party
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
£10k reward over fatal stabbing of 16-year-old boy at party Munashe Charles Kutyauripo, known as Charlie, was stabbed to death in Woodford, east London (Metropolitan Police/PA) Detectives are offering a £10,000 reward for information which leads to... Read more
25 related stories
12d
AllAfrica.com
Alleged N1.126bn Fraud - EFCC Chairman, Magu to Testify Against DariyeAbuja — The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, told an
Alleged N1.126bn Fraud - EFCC Chairman, Magu to Testify Against Dariye
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Abuja — The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, told an Abuja High Court sitting at Gudu that the former governor of Plateau State, Joshua Chibi Dariye, was wanted in the United Kingdom for trial over his alleged involvement in... Read more
13d
News.com.au
CCTV shows teacher’s tragic final momentsUK: London Police Release CCTV Footage of Murdered University Lecturer January
CCTV shows teacher’s tragic final moments
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
UK: London Police Release CCTV Footage of Murdered University Lecturer January 190:39 London Metropolitan Police on Tuesday, January 26, released CCTV footage showing the last known movements of Daniel Young, the 30-year-old university lecturer who... Read more
31 related stories
15d
AllAfrica.com
London Met Police Suffer Serious Setback On Ibori's CaseThe London Metropolitan Police met with a dramatic set back on Thursday in the
London Met Police Suffer Serious Setback On Ibori's Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The London Metropolitan Police met with a dramatic set back on Thursday in the case between it and Chief James Onanefe Ibori's associate, Mr. Bhadresh Gohil. At the Southwark Court, London, on Thursday January 21 2016, the Director of Public... Read more
17d
International Business Times
Canary Wharf fatal car crash: Man and woman dead after BMW flips at Marsh Wall in east London A man and woman have died after the car they were in flipped along Marsh Wall i
Canary Wharf fatal car crash: Man and woman dead after BMW flips at Marsh Wall in east London
International Business Times / Posted 17 days ago
A man and woman have died after the car they were in flipped along Marsh Wall in Canary Wharf, east London. Metropolitan Police officers have cordoned off the road after the incident, which happened at 5.25am on 22 January, at the Manchester Road... Read more
25d
KTXS Abilene
Hatton Garden heist: Three guiltyThe biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called
Hatton Garden heist: Three guilty
KTXS Abilene / Posted 25 days ago
The biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called the Hatton Garden raid, where more than $20 million worth of jewelry and valuables were stolen from a vault in London's jewelry quarter in April last year. On Thursday,... Read more
133 related stories
25d
KECI Missoula
Hatton Garden heist: Three guiltyThe biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called
Hatton Garden heist: Three guilty
KECI Missoula / Posted 25 days ago
The biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called the Hatton Garden raid, where more than $20 million worth of jewelry and valuables were stolen from a vault in London's jewelry quarter in April last year. On Thursday,... Read more
133 related stories
25d
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Hatton Garden heist: Three guiltyThe biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called
Hatton Garden heist: Three guilty
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 25 days ago
The biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called the Hatton Garden raid, where more than $20 million worth of jewelry and valuables were stolen from a vault in London's jewelry quarter in April last year. On Thursday,... Read more
133 related stories
25d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hatton Garden heist: Three guiltyThe biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called
Hatton Garden heist: Three guilty
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 25 days ago
The biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called the Hatton Garden raid, where more than $20 million worth of jewelry and valuables were stolen from a vault in London's jewelry quarter in April last year. On Thursday,... Read more
133 related stories
25d
KQ2 St. Joseph
Hatton Garden heist: Three guiltyThe biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called
Hatton Garden heist: Three guilty
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 25 days ago
The biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called the Hatton Garden raid, where more than $20 million worth of jewelry and valuables were stolen from a vault in London's jewelry quarter in April last year. On Thursday,... Read more
133 related stories
25d
KXLY-TV Spokane
Hatton Garden heist: Three guiltyThe biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called
Hatton Garden heist: Three guilty
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 25 days ago
The biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called the Hatton Garden raid, where more than $20 million worth of jewelry and valuables were stolen from a vault in London's jewelry quarter in April last year. On Thursday,... Read more
133 related stories
25d
KTVZ Bend
Hatton Garden heist: Three guilty | News - Home Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images The biggest burglary in Englis
Hatton Garden heist: Three guilty
KTVZ Bend / Posted 25 days ago
| News - Home Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images The biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called the Hatton Garden raid, where more than $20 million... Read more
133 related stories
25d
KTUU Anchorage
Hatton Garden heist: Three guiltyThe biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called
Hatton Garden heist: Three guilty
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 25 days ago
The biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called the Hatton Garden raid, where more than $20 million worth of jewelry and valuables were stolen from a vault in London's jewelry quarter in April last year. On Thursday,... Read more
133 related stories
25d
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Hatton Garden heist: Three guiltyThe biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called
Hatton Garden heist: Three guilty
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 25 days ago
The biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called the Hatton Garden raid, where more than $20 million worth of jewelry and valuables were stolen from a vault in London's jewelry quarter in April last year. On Thursday,... Read more
133 related stories
25d
KRDO Colorado Springs
Hatton Garden heist: Three guiltyThe biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called
Hatton Garden heist: Three guilty
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 25 days ago
The biggest burglary in English legal history -- that's what prosecutors called the Hatton Garden raid, where more than $20 million worth of jewelry and valuables were stolen from a vault in London's jewelry quarter in April last year. On Thursday,... Read more
133 related stories
26d
International Business Times
London Police Chief Bernard Hogan-Howe defends new £65,000 luxury Range Rover with in-built TV London Metropolitan Police Chief Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe has strongly defended h
London Police Chief Bernard Hogan-Howe defends new £65,000 luxury Range Rover with in-built TV
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
London Metropolitan Police Chief Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe has strongly defended his new £65,000 chauffeur-driven Range Rover which comes with a £1,000 in-built entertainment system comprising TV screens and DVD players. He says the three-litre Range... Read more
16 related stories
27d
Irish Examiner
23K starting rates for Garda recruits ‘will impact on morale’ | Irish Examiner Lower pay rates for new Garda recruits starting at just ov
23K starting rates for Garda recruits ‘will impact on morale’
Irish Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
| Irish Examiner Lower pay rates for new Garda recruits starting at just over €23,000 a year will “seriously impact on... Read more
28d
Irish Examiner
Lower pay rates for Garda recruits ‘will impact on morale’ | Irish Examiner Lower pay rates for new Garda recruits starting at just ov
Lower pay rates for Garda recruits ‘will impact on morale’
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
| Irish Examiner Lower pay rates for new Garda recruits starting at just over €23,000 a year will “seriously impact on morale”,... Read more

People in this news