As of 16:30hrs, there have been 271 arrests as part ofthe Metropolitan Police Service's major crackdown on thieves.
109 stolen handsets have been recovered.
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A man has been charged with stealing his own barrister's mobile phone at a magistrates' court in Bexleyheath, Kent.
Health spokesman Andy Burnham promised to halt a controversial hospital re-organisation which saw two west London A&E departments closed.
46-year-old Edwin Mee abused his power to bully and groom young female cadets before pouncing on them.