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93 arrests made on first day of Notting Hill carnival

More than 6,000 police officers were on duty yesterday Credit: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

The Metropolitan Police say that 93 people were arrested at the Notting Hill carnival on Sunday.

There were 2 arrests for sexual assault, 1 for GBH and 9 for assaults on the police.

More than 6,000 officers were on duty yesterday, with more expected to police the event today.

Last year 98 people were arrested on the first day of the carnival.

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