Watch CCTV footage of a major police crackdown on suspected criminal activity in the heart of the West End.
A body found in a well in Warlingham earlier this month, has been identified as Polish national Damien Chlivka.
Terror suspect Mohammed Ahmed Mohammed remains on the run after evading surveillance at a London mosque.
Police investigating an attack on a young woman on a bus, have charged a man. Kieron Brown from Harrow faces a charge of actual bodily harm. A second man has handed himself in to police and remains in custody. Detectives say they're not looking for anyone else in connection with the attack.
- The helicopter crew directed police officers on the ground to an address in the St Paul's Cray area
- A laser pen was recovered from the address
- He was given a police caution for endangering the safety of an aircraft after admitting shining the laser at the helicopter
A man has been arrested after a laser was shone directly at the Metropolitan Police helicopter. The crew tracked down the 46-year-old man using onboard video equipment in Orpington early this morning.
A murder investigation has been launched after a stabbing in Hackney. Police were called shortly after 11:30 this morning. The man, believed to be in his 20s, was taken to an east London hospital where he was later pronounced dead. Officers are awaiting formal identification.
The Metropolitan Police say the family of Polish national Damien Chlivka are distraught after being told of his death.
– Detective Chief Inspector Cliff Lyons, Metropolitan Police
Damian had lived at various addresses across London including two known to be in the Croydon area. At one point he had lived at 11A Audley Drive.
Our focus now is to build up a fuller picture of Damian's life in the UK.
We have given the difficult and heartbreaking news to his family who are distraught that this has happened to their loved one.
I am appealing to anyone who knew or previously worked with him to contact the police and help us to piece together a picture of Damian's life and how it came to end in these distressing circumstances.
Two men arrested over the murder of a man whose body was found in a well have been released on bail.
It's believed Damian Chlwka, a Polish national, was assaulted and dumped down the well in Warlington in Surrey in 2008.
His body was discovered by workmen on November 15th.
Police have identified a murder victim who was assaulted, tied up and dumped down a well about two years ago.
Scotland Yard named the man as 30-year-old Damian Chlywka, a Polish national who came to the UK in 2008.
Workmen discovered his body in a well outside an address in Audley Drive, Warlingham, Surrey, on November 15.
A 41-year-old man and a 33-year-old man, who were arrested for murder yesterday are in custody at south London police stations.
A £10,000 reward for information to help track down a convicted murderer on the run has been offered by the police.
Lerone Boye, 27, escaped from the mental health unit the John Howard Centre in Kenworthy Road in Homerton, east London on October 16 and has not been seen since.
He stabbed 17-year-old Kelvin Chibueze to death at a birthday party in Ilford in August 2011 and was sentenced to 28 years in prison.
Boye, who has a distinctive horseshoe shape scar on his right cheek and a gold tooth in his upper row of teeth, is a slim, black man, who is 5ft 10ins tall and police said there is "some intelligence to suggest" he may be in the east London area.
People are advised not to approach Boye but to call 999.