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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Two police officers helping to guard diplomats have been sacked for sharing pornographic images on their mobile phones.
A 32-year old man from Hampton has been jailed for five years historic sexual assaults in the late 1990s.
A teenager who was mistakenly released from prison after he was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder has been detained by police.