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Police arrest 26 people as London ‘Kill the Bill’ protest sees clashes with officers
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Police arrest 26 people as London ‘Kill the Bill’ protest sees clashes with officers

Protesters and the police clashed in London over a controversial policing bill which led to 26 arrests and 10 injured police officers. Protesters in the ‘thousands’ descended on Central London to protest the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill earlier today (Saturday, April 3) which started in Hyde Park and ended in protesters being ‘kettled’ near...

Anger at Met Police’s two page snub on vigil for Sarah Everard
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Anger at Met Police’s two page snub on vigil for Sarah Everard

Cressida Dick was clinging on as head of the Metropolitan Police today despite anger behind the scenes over an official Scotland Yard report into the Clapham Commonvigil that the Standard has learned was “defiant” in tone and ran to just two pages. The Met Commissioner’s position looked safe for the time being when a senior Downing Street source told the...

Orpington & Kent: Two charged with county lines drug dealing
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Orpington & Kent: Two charged with county lines drug dealing

Kent Police say their officers executed two search warrants on Tuesday, January 12. A man was arrested at the Sevenoaks address in Kent and a mobile phone was seized. At the premises in Orpington, Bromley, a second man was detained. Officers found and seized crack cocaine and heroin deals, along with a mobile phone and a...

Counter terrorism police will board London buses in new effort to prevent attack
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Counter terrorism police will board London buses in new effort to prevent attack

Counter terrorism police backed by armed officers will board London buses and check other vehicles in a new effort to prevent an attack in the capital. Officers will also patrol at bus stops, bus stations and transport interchanges to make it harder for would-be terrorists to move around the city. Sniffer dogs and automatic number plate recognition technology will be...

Four arrests after hundreds of ‘covid rule breakers’ swoop on Harrods as crowds pack central London
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Four arrests after hundreds of ‘covid rule breakers’ swoop on Harrods as crowds pack central London

Police made four arrests for Covid-19 rule breaches after hundreds of young people mobbed Harrods , as visitors packed central London on the first weekend after lockdown. The group  swooped on the luxury store in Knightsbridge on Saturday afternoon, attempting to enter and crowding together in the streets outside. Most were not wearing face masks...