Police are appealing for witnesses after a 15-year-old girl was raped in Carshalton. Officers were called to Grove Park at around 8.30pm yesterday. The victim was taken to a Haven where she is being provided with the support of specially trained staff.
The suspect, who was not known to the victim, is described as a black man, aged in his late 20s or early 30s, of broad build and approximately 5ft 10inches tall. He was described as wearing a black hooded jacket and shorts.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call officers at the Sexual Offences, Exploitation and Child Abuse Command on 0208 721 4106 or via 101. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via crimestoppers-uk.org.
Local police have increased neighbourhood patrols in the vicinity and these will continue while the incident is investigated
A man who used emotional blackmail and the threat of shame to carry out a campaign of sexual and emotional abuse has been jailed for 17 years.
Mohammed Fakhrul Islam, 33, from east London, began his campaign of abuse after meeting his victim in Bangladesh in 2008, the Metropolitan Police said.
He was sentenced at Snaresbrook Crown Court on Thursday having been found guilty in December of three counts of rape, one count of battery and one count of voyeurism.
Det Con Caroline Horden from the Sexual Offences, Exploitation and Child Abuse Command said: "The victim has shown great strength of character, she found the courage to come forward and speak about her terrible ordeal and because of this a very dangerous individual has been brought to justice."
Two men were jailed for over seven years today after the rape of a woman in Southwark was filmed in 2011.
In the early hours of 5 May 2011 the 19-year-old victim was drinking at the address of Yahye Mohammed Mohamud and, while heavily intoxicated, was taken into the bedroom and raped or sexually assaulted by three men. Mohamud filmed the assaults.
The victim had been too drunk to remember anything about the incidents. However, the footage taken by Mohamud was seen by a number of women later that day and the victim contacted police when she was became aware of it.
Nur Isse was jailed for 7 years.
Mohamud was jailed for 15 months.
Police are hunting two teenagers after a 12-year-old girl was raped in East London. She was attacked in Hibbert Road in Walthamstow.
It happened just after midnight on Saturday when she met three men. The trio are aged between 17 and 19.
The first was mixed race, with a diamond stud in his left ear and a London accent. He told the girl his name was Mo and that he was 17.
He had short hair, was very skinny and wore a black puffa-style jacket with a hood, black chinos, black trainers and a grey/black T-shirt.
The second was described as black and very tall. His hair was partly shaven and he wore black trousers and a red and blue shirt.
The third, who did not rape the girl, was black and had a moustache. He wore a blue-coloured hooded top and a red and blue cap, and told her his name was Miles.
Queens Park Rangers striker Loic Remy has been bailed after he was arrested on suspicion of rape.
The 26-year-old French international was being held by Scotland Yard's sex crime squad together with two other men.
Three men have been bailed until September, the Metropolitan Police said today.
A 34-year-old woman alleges that three men raped her on May 6 in west London.
Remy joined QPR in January for £8 million but was unable to help the team avoid relegation from the Premier League.
Queens Park Rangers striker Loic Remy has been arrested this morning with his cousin and a friend on suspicion of rape.
ITV News understands that a woman in her 30s visited Remy, 26, at his flat last week believing him to be alone. When she arrived his cousin and friend were also apparently present.
The woman was offered a drink and allegedly lost consciousness afterwards.
When she recovered consciousness some hours later, it is claimed she was naked and the three men were still present. The woman made a complaint to police and the men were arrested this morning.
The Metropolitan Police said: "Officers from Sapphire are investigating an allegation of rape which happened on 6 May in the west London area.
"The allegation was passed on to the MPS by Kent Police on 8 May after the 34-year-old female victim reported it to them on the previous day, 7 May. The victim alleges she was raped by three men.
"On the morning of Wednesday, 15 May three men, [A] aged 26; [B] aged 23; [C] 22 yrs, were arrested at an address in Fulham on suspicion of rape - they remain in custody at a west London police station".
The Metropolitan Police have confirmed that QPR striker Loic Remy was arrested this morning after a woman made an allegation of rape.