Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe is expected to call for greater public support for gun-carrying policemen and women on the streets of the UK.Read the full story ›
Thousands of police officers will be asked if they want to be routinely armed in a major survey launched on Monday.Read the full story ›
Richard Merry, 65, was left on the ground for around 10 hours after the attack in west London, police said.Read the full story ›
The Met Police is putting children at risk because of "serious errors" in its response to child sexual abuse, according to inspectors.Read the full story ›
Over 22,000 Metropolitan Police officers will start wearing the bodycams from Monday.Read the full story ›
Officers from the Kingston branch of the Metropolitan Police were responding to a call from colleagues.Read the full story ›
Police are tracing a woman after jewellery worth hundreds of thousands of pounds belonging to an elderly widow was stolen.Read the full story ›
The Metropolitan Police have said they will look into allegations against Keith Vaz, and "assess and identify what criminal offences - if any - may have been committed".
The Labour MP also had a conversation about cocaine with one male escort where he said he did not want to use the drug, but suggested he would pay for it for the other man at a later date, according to the Sunday Mirror.
In the wake of the revelations, Tory MP Andrew Bridgen indicated that he would be asking Scotland Yard to investigate for misconduct in a public office and conspiracy to supply controlled substances.
Scotland Yard released a statement on Friday saying: "The letter has been forwarded to the Met's Special Inquiry Team, part of Specialist Crime and Operations, to assess and identify what criminal offences - if any - may have been committed.
"At this stage a police investigation has not been launched."
Joshua Clements stabbed two 19-year-olds while 4,000 people were gathered at the royal park.Read the full story ›
Two women have been arrested for trying to travel to Syria to join a proscribed organisation.
The pair, aged 16 and 20, were arrested in central London on Sunday evening on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts.
Officers from the Met Police Counter Terrorism Command arrested a 20-year-old woman and a 16-year-old girl on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts, namely travelling to Syria to join a proscribed organisation.
They were arrested in central London at approximately 9pm on Sunday, August 21. Both were taken into custody at a central London police station.