The message from the Met Police came loud and clear - and very early in the morning. Hundreds of officers making over 100 arrests in dawn raids aimed at keeping trouble away from this weekend's Notting Hill Carnival.
Officers targeted suspected gangs, seizing cash and weapons. But today's high visibility raids were just one part of the operation -- police are keeping a close eye at what's going on online too, as Piers Hopkirk reports.
More top news
Police were called to Kilburn High Road at 5.20pm after reports of a shooting.
In just 24 hours the offer was retweeted more than a thousand times on Twitter.
What a year it's been full of ups and down, turmoil and change and it seems events here in London have got the entire nation talking.