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Appeal for missing man

1 hour 2 min ago
Police are appealing for help to find 83-year-old Peter Cornish
Categories: UK - Law Enforcement

Four men jailed for a total of 50 years for kidnap, false imprisonment and blackmail

4 hours 47 min ago
The men were jailed on Friday, 15 February at Southwark Crown Court
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Appeal: Missing couple from West Drayton

4 hours 55 min ago
Donna Smith, 27 and her partner, Matthew Hughes, 25 were reported missing by relatives on Friday, 15 February.
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Four arrests made following drug raid in Woolwich

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 15:42
The warrant was executed at a commercial property on Woolwich New Road
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Man sentenced for child sex offences in south London

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 13:03
​A man has been given a suspended sentence for child sex offences in south London.
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Moped bandits who armed themselves with axes, samurai swords and zombie knives convicted of robberies, burglaries and phone snatches

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 11:16
This result follows a complex investigation by officers from the Met's Operation Vocare as well as officers from the Flying Squad.
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Three jailed after man killed in Ilford

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 10:03
A group of three men who ambushed and brutally beat a man to death with garden shears and pick axe handles have been jailed
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Man jailed for sexual offences

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 09:38
A man has been jailed following his conviction for historic child abuse offences
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Four teenagers jailed for killing 16-year-old Lewis Blackman following Kensington birthday party

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 08:13
​Four teenager have been jailed for the murder of Lewis Blackman in February 2017 after a confrontation at a 16th birth party in Kensington spiralled into a fatal street brawl.
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UPDATE: Victim of fatal collision named

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 06:33
Officers investigating a fatal road traffic collision in Mitcham have named the man who died
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Two charged following south London drug raids

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 06:30
Two men have been charged with drug offences after early morning raids in Southwark and Lambeth.
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UPDATE: Facial recognition deployment in Romford

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 06:24
Three people were arrested during the Met’s deployment of live facial recognition technology in Romford town centre
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Appeal to identify men following disorder

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:31
Detectives have released images of 12 people they would like to speak to in connection with widespread disorder
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Man jailed for 16 years for Romford knife attack

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 03:29
A man has been jailed at Snaresbrook Crown Court for stabbing a vulnerable man in Romford
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Mother and son sentenced for smuggling drugs into HMP Pentonville prison

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 00:00
A mother and son have been sentenced for smuggling drugs into HMP Pentonville Prison.
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Motorcyclist seriously injured in Sutton collision

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 19:20
Officers are appealing for witnesses and dash cam footage following the RTC in St Dunston’s Hill, near to the Lumley Road junction in Cheam, SM1.
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Murder charge brought after fatal East Dulwich attack

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 16:57
A charge has been brought in connection with the murder 39-year-old Dennis Anderson from Lewisham.
Categories: UK - Law Enforcement

15 people arrested on suspicion of drug offences in early morning raids in east London

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 06:17
​A total of 15 people have been arrested following a series of early morning warrants in east London to tackle drug supply in the Weavers Ward area.
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Met’s Operation Venice team at the MCN Carole Nash Motorcycle Show

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 05:18
​Met officers will be offering two wheeled security advice to visitors at Excel this weekend.
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New appeal in connection with murder of Billy Cox

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 23:00
Twelve years after Billy was shot dead in his home, police have released an image in continued efforts to appeal for further witnesses
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