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British Transport Police

A disabled woman was abused by a man who grabbed her wheelchair and tilted it after she accidentally rode over a woman’s foot at Victoria Station.

Yesterday, 17:10
The woman pleaded guilty to manslaughter of her four-month-old baby (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

A 19-year-old woman from Mile End has escaped jail after starving her four-month-old baby girl to death.

London
Sunday, July 20, 2014
The moped rider was stabbed in Lavender Road, Wandsworth (Picture: Google StreetView)

A moped rider was stabbed four times by a gang who robbed his vehicle during an attack on an estate in south London.

London Ambulance Service
Sunday, July 20, 2014
The cyclist was killed in the collision in Kingston Road, Merton, on Saturday morning (Picture: Google StreetView)

The driver of a car involved in a fatal collision with a cyclist in south London has been arrested suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

London Ambulance Service
Friday, July 18, 2014
The rape happened at the junction of Bugsby Way and Anchor and Hope Lane in Charlton (Pic Google Street View)

A 21-year-old woman was raped after being attacked by three men on her way from a night out in Charlton, near Greenwich in south-east London.

London
Friday, July 18, 2014
Barry John  Britton raped a three-year-old boy

A 66-year-old man who raped a three-year-old boy has been sentenced to life at Southwark Crown Court.

Thursday, July 17, 2014
CCTV images of four suspects police want to trace after attack on bus driver at Stratford on April 27

Police are appealing today for help to trace a woman and three men following an attack on a bus driver in east London.

London
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Dale Bolinger 57, arriving at Canterbury Crown Court (Gareth Fuller/PA Wire)

A nurse with a cannibalism fetish bought an axe he planned to use on a girl he believed to be just 14 years old before eating her, a court has heard.

Germany
Monday, July 14, 2014
The stabbing happened in Coniston Road, Downham. (Google Street View)

A murder investigation has been launched after fight in Downham left one man dead.

Monday, July 14, 2014
The accusations of assault, and of wishing cancer upon his estranged wife, came out at a family court case in Barnet [Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

A woman told a court how she left after her husband said he prayed that she would get cancer.

London
Monday, July 14, 2014
The Metropolitan Police are searching a back garden for human remains after an allegation that a body was buried there thirty years ago (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

This morning police have begun searching a back garden in Islington for human remains.

Monday, July 14, 2014
Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has announced that The Met has announced will now recruit its new police constables only from London to make sure they “reflect the city they serve”.

Sunday, July 13, 2014
The two cars collided at this junction of Green Lanes and Hermitage Road, before one car mounted the pavement and hit a mother and her baby daughter. [Photo from Google StreetView]

Five men have been arrested after a woman and her baby were hit by a car in Finsbury Park.

London hospital
Friday, July 11, 2014
A whopping £25million worth of cocaine was hidden in plastic bananas, among real fruit (Photo by Sandra Mu/Getty Images)

A massive haul of cocaine, thought to be worth £25million, was found by Met police officers hidden in plastic bananas shipped over from Columbia.

London police
Friday, July 11, 2014
The orginal tweets in which @MPSinthesky made their reply to @anyabokepublic [Image from Twitter]

A Twitter user has accused the Met Police of encouraging their 91,000 Twitter followers to bully her.

Metropolitan Police
Friday, July 11, 2014
Hitman Jamie Marsh-Smith, convicted of murdering Zafer Eren. Picture: Metropolitan Police

A hitman named after Freddy Kreuger, the deranged character in the Nightmare on Elm Street horror films, has today been convicted of shooting dead a Turkish gang boss then trying to bump off the getaway driver from the hit.

Friday, July 11, 2014
The luxury hotel is a London landmark  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

It seemed like a unique crime: moped-riding thugs descended on the Dorchester, one of London’s most luxurious hotels, and smashed their way through glass cases with sledgehammers, stealing thousands of pounds’ worth of jewellery.

Metropolitan Police
Thursday, July 10, 2014
The Mayor of London said that three 23-year-old water cannon had arrived in the UK from germany and were being refurbished at a secret location (Picture via Getty Images)

Boris Johnson has confirmed that the crowd control water cannon he has bought for the Met have been shipped to the UK and are being prepared for use.

Boris Johnson
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Kella lured his victim to the flat of a known drug user in the Little Venice area before tying him up and attacking him with a dumbbell and a knife  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

A man has been jailed after he kidnapped, tortured and threatened to kill a man he believed owed him money.

Thursday, July 10, 2014
The suspect is white, in his 40s or 50s, with short spiky hair and chubby cheeks. He was wearing a grey suit and spoke with an English accent [e-fit from British Transport Police]

Police have released an e-fit to help catch a predator who seriously sexually assaulted a man on a Tube train.

British Transport Police
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Zach Zeto targeted a blind passenmger for his iPhone and then made him draw out to cash to get it back (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

A thief stole a blind man’s iPhone and forced him to travel to a cash point to pay to get it back in what police called a ‘terrifying ordeal’.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
The Deen brother have been jailed for 50 years after raping and robbing two prostitutes (Picture: Metropolitan Police)

Two brothers who raped and robbed two prostitutes at gun-point in Lewisham have been jailed for a total of 50 years at the Old Bailey today.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Tents were erected to preserve evidence as Hammersmith and Fulham Police investigated [Picture courtesy of @misstew]

Police are investigating after a man suffered serious injuries in an incident on Harrow Road.

London hospital
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Do you know this man? (Picture: British Transport Police)

Police are keen to speak to this man in connection with a sexual assault during rush hour on a train between Stratford and Ilford stations.

British Transport Police
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
The dramatic crash happened at this junction in Peckham [Picture from Google StreetView]

Woman knocked down by ‘stolen car’ in police chase

London Ambulance Service
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
A picture, taken on a bystander's head-cam, of the man has been released by police (Picture: Metropolitan Police)

A man pretended to come to the rescue of a badly injured motorcyclist but instead robbed him as he lay bleeding in the road after a crash in west London.

London Ambulance Service
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Nawal Msaad arrives at the Old Bailey this morning (Picture: John Stillwell/PA Wire)

A young woman from London was caught with a stash of €20,000 in her knickers as she prepared to board a flight to Istanbul from Heathrow.

Turkey
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Police are hoping to speak to this man in connection with the two robberies

This CCTV image shows a man police want to talk to after two children were mugged in a subway in east London.

London
Monday, July 7, 2014
The brutal attack took place in Morley's  fried chicken shop in Brixton (Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Four youth workers smashed a man in the face with a brick then repeatedly kicked him and jumped on his head in a ‘ferocious’ attack in a Brixton chicken shop.

UN Court
Monday, July 7, 2014
Gary Clarence with his three-year-old twins Ben and Max before their deaths at the hands of their mother Tania

A mother has admitted killing her three young disabled children at their home in New Malden, but denied murdering them at an emotional court appearance this morning

Monday, July 7, 2014
Police believe the shooting took place inside a residential prtoperty in Kingsdown Avenue, Croydon (Picture: Google Streetview)

A man and a woman were shot at a house in Croydon in the early hours of Sunday morning, with officers from the Met’s gang unit appealing for information.

London Ambulance Service
Monday, July 7, 2014
The July 7 memorial in Hyde Park being cleaned after it was defaced just hours before survivors and bereaved families gather to commemorate the attacks (Picture: James Banks/London Live/PA Wire

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The 7/7 memorial in Hyde Park was daubed with graffiti in a sickening attack.

London
Monday, July 7, 2014
Adam Hird was a qualified private pilot and was engaged to be married

Police are trying to find a woman they believed filmed an incident which led to the death of 30-year-old Adam Hird outside No.65 bar in Vauxhall.

London Ambulance Service
Sunday, July 6, 2014
The attack took place in Parson Street in Hendon, north London (Picture: Google Streetview)

An IT engineer has been charged with the murder of a man stabbed to death in Hendon in broad daylight.

Sunday, July 6, 2014
Vanessa Feltz and Linda Nolan claim Rolf Harris assaulted them

Paedophile Rolf Harris also sexually assaulted singer Linda Nolan and TV presenter Vanessa Feltz, it has been claimed.

Scotland Yard

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16 minutes ago
The disabled woman was attacked after she accidentally rolled over a woman's foot with her whelchair at Victoria (Picture: Getty)

A disabled woman was abused by a man who grabbed her wheelchair and tilted it after she accidentally rode over a woman’s foot at Victoria Station.

35 minutes ago
The video shows the officers grappling with the 8ft boa constrictor in east London (Picture: YouTube)

An officer had to deal with a pair of pretty slippery customers after two boa constrictors got on the loose in a park in east London.

Yesterday, 17:10
The woman pleaded guilty to manslaughter of her four-month-old baby (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

A 19-year-old woman from Mile End has escaped jail after starving her four-month-old baby girl to death.

Yesterday, 16:40
Area to right of Aquatics centre where 'Olympicopolis' is planned

Thousands of commuters are to get cheaper travel into central London with Zone 2 on the transport map being extended eastward to Stratford.

Yesterday, 15:33
The woman was groped at Highbruy and Islington station Pic: Anna Bruce

A pervert groped a woman was she walked through a busy Tube station then attacked her friends after they stepped in to protect her.

Yesterday, 08:28
A man reportedly piured beer on a  tiger at ZSL London Zoo (Photo by Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images)

A man poured beer over a tiger and another stripped off and tried to get into the penguin pool at London Zoo it has been revealed, as its boozy late-night events come under fire.

Yesterday, 07:40
The attempt was held on Sherlcok star Benedict Cumberbatch's birthday (Picture: PA Images/John Stillwell)

To mark Benedict Cumberbatch’s 38th birthday more than 100 Sherlock fans dressed up as the great detective to break a Guinness World Record.

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