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A Flybe pilot was taken off a London-bound plane on suspicion of being over the drink-drive limit and arrested.

Yesterday, 17:30
[Photographs from Metropolitan Police]

Members of a west London drugs gang have been given a collective sentence of four and a half years after its idiotic members took photos of themselves posing with wads of money and bags of cannabis on their mobile phones.

Yesterday, 17:28
The man was dragged from his car in Alderman Avenue, Barking, by five men who attaked him (Pictiure: Google Streetview)

A man was dragged from his car and beaten by a gang of five men then chased through Dagenham on Saturday night say police, who are appealing for information.

Yesterday, 16:32
The revolver buried by the gang  (Pic: Met Police)

A criminal gang who hid their drugs and guns in a Kingsbury park yards away from playing children have been jailed.

Yesterday, 15:49
Osman, of Lebus Street, N17, has been given a two-and-a-half year sentence [Photograph from Metropolitan Police]

A man has been jailed for eight and a half years after subjecting a woman to a “tortuous ordeal” in her own home.

Yesterday, 11:11

A man from Hackney was arrested early this morning on suspicion of terror offences.

Yesterday, 10:20
The man on the right is seen drawing a gun from his jeans before the pair leave the alley (Picture: Metropolitan Police)

Shocking CCTV shows the moment two young men cover the faces and put on gloves in an alleyway just seconds before they threatened a driver at gun-point in a Mayfair car park.

Yesterday, 07:44
Police seized fake booze in two off-licences

Suspected fake alcohol which could put drinkers in a coma or even lead to death has been seized from two off-licences in north west London.

Tue, 11:24
A man was attacked by a man on a mobility scooter in Wandsworth (Picture: Metropolitan Police)

A man was left with a broken jaw after an unprovoked assault outside a shopping centre in Wandsworth by two attackers, one of whom was riding a mobility scooter.

Tue, 09:58
Officers are looking for this man in connection with an attack on a group of friends in Fenchurch Street (Picture: City of London Police)

A group of friends enjoying a night out in the City were attacked by a man in a three-piece suit, who mistakenly thought they told him to ‘cheer up’.

Tue, 08:35
The men are accused of carrying out 'hostile reconnaissance’ on Shepherd's Bush police station (Google Street View)

The trial of five London men charged with Islamist terrorism offences is set to take place on June 3 2015 at Woolwich Crown Court and may last up to 10 weeks.

Mon, 17:48
[Photographs by British Transport Police]

British Transport Police want to speak to two people who may have witnessed a violent racist attack.

Mon, 16:57
Shereka Marsh on sports day at the Urswick School.

A teenage boy who shot his girlfriend dead on his birthday as she delivered presents to him has been sentenced to nine years’ detention for her manslaughter.

Mon, 11:01
Officers want to speak to this man after a woman from Romford was sexually assaulted on a Central LineTube train (Picture: British Transport Police)

A 20-year-old woman from Romford was subjected to a prolonged sexual assault on a crowded Tube carriage after she took a Central Line train from Liverpool Street to Holborn.

Mon, 06:48
The pedestrian was knocked down at the level crossing in Wickham Road, Croydon, last night (Picture: Google Streetview)

A pedestrian was killed in a hit and run collision in Croydon last night after being struck by a BMW at a level crossing.

Sunday, October 26, 2014
The man was injured at the Graham Park Estate in north London (Picture: Google Streetview)

Six teenage boys have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder as a man fights for his life in hospital after being discovered with a serious head injury by a block of flats in north London.

Sunday, October 26, 2014
The teenager was found stabbed in St Helier Avenue in south London (Picture: Google Streetview)

A 15-year-old boy will appear in court charged with grievous bodily harm with intent after a teenager was stabbed on a bus in south London on Friday.

Friday, October 24, 2014
The man stole the bus from south-east London (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

A double decker bus was stolen and taken for a rather long drive in south-east London, through picturesque villages, before being dumped in a bus stop - with £500 worth of damage.

Friday, October 24, 2014

London24 previously published a police appeal for information after reports that a girl was sexually assaulted in a Bethnal Green flat on Tuesday May 13.

Friday, October 24, 2014
The camera is over there, mate: Anton Newell's mugshot from British Transport Police

A man from Wood Green’s Marlborough Road has been sentenced to eight years in prison for stealing from South Acton Overground station twice in a week.

British Transport Police
Thursday, October 23, 2014

A man has been arrested after a petrol station on Greenwich’s Trafalgar Road was set ablaze.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
The usually quiet residential street in Primrose Hill descended into chaos on Sunday night

A family pub in Primrose Hill that counts Andrew Marr among its regulars was left in ruins on Sunday night after a party of 40 people descended into a mass brawl that took about 20 police officers to bring under control.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Forensic experts examine the car for evidence

A man found dead in a car in the car park of Tesco in Gallows Corner, Romford, has been named as Behar Brace.

Metropolitan Police
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Police have released CCTV images with the aim of identifying the two men. Photo: Met Police

Detectives are hunting two men who threatened a man with an electric cattleprod at his home in Westminster.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Do you recognise this man? Police want to talk to him.

A man who pleasured himself in front of two young women while sitting with his underpants and trousers around his ankles on a train is sought by police.

British Transport Police
Thursday, October 23, 2014
The attacks allegedly took place on this busy shopping street [Photograph from Google StreetView]

Two men were stabbed on Uxbridge Road at around 5.50am this morning.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
A picture of Harry Maurice Roberts issued by Scotland Yard in 1966.  (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Notorious police killer Harry Roberts is to be released from prison after serving more than 45 years of a life sentence.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The woman's arrest is linked to the ongoing war in Syria (Photo by David Silverman/Getty Images)

Two people have been arrested in separate terror raids linked to Syria today.

London police
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Monir Saleh pushed his 93-year-old victim so hard that she fell over, screaming [Photograph from Metropolitan Police]

A man who pushed a pensioner with a walking frame over in a botched robbery has been sentenced to three years and four months in jail.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
@OccupyLondon took this photograph of London Assembly member Baroness Jenny Jones being arrested in Parliament Square.

Fifteen protesters have been arrested in Parliament Square as part of the Occupy Parliament demonstrations – including the Green Party peer Baroness Jones, who was promptly un-arrested once officers realised who she was!

London police
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Police want to talk to this man in connection with the incident (Pic: BTP)

A cannabis-smoking thug held a knife against a train passenger’s face after he was asked to extinguish his spliff.

British Transport Police
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Police carried out a controlled explosion on the taxi (Pic: @PeterHoskinsSky / @SkyNews)

A bomb scare caused police to carry out a controlled explosion near the Gherkin today after spotting a suspect parked taxi cab.

London Police
Monday, October 20, 2014
Henry Ikose outside his home where he caught the burglar

The victim of an armed burglar put his life on the line by pinning him down until police arrived.

Snaresbrook Crown Court
Monday, October 20, 2014
Gold burglaries and robberies are expected to rise during Diwali

Police have issued a stark warning about thieves targeting people wearing gold during Diwali celebrations.

Friday, October 17, 2014
Duncan Stewart

A robber has escaped from a mental health unit in Brixton.


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Friday, October 24, 2014
The 91-year-old gave the cyclist a wallop

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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