Scotland Yard

Kevin Spacey accused of using the N-word on ‘House of Cards’ set

(Screenshot via YouTube.)Kevin Spacey is facing mounting sexual misconduct allegations but now the actor is being accused of using the N-word on set …

LGBTQ

Kevin Spacey Under Investigation for Third Alleged Sexual Assault in London

Kevin Spacey is under investigation for a third allegation of sexual assault in London.<p>While Scotland Yard does not identify any person “who may, or …

Kevin Spacey

Third sexual assault investigation opened against Kevin Spacey in U.K.

Scotland Yard has opened a third investigation into sexual assault allegations against Kevin Spacey, police said Wednesday.<p>The latest accusation was …

Kevin Spacey

Boy, 17, from east London charged with terrorism offences

A teenage boy from east London has been charged with terrorism offences, police said.<p>The 17-year-old was charged on Tuesday with one count of …

Extremism

Met officers suspended over vile text messages that discussed 'raping' crime suspects

Scotland Yard opened an internal probe into the behaviour of Edward Bengree, Heathrow Airport firearms officer, and Detective Constable John Taylor …

Crime

London rape trial collapses after phone images undermine case

Photos showed defendant in bed with his alleged victim<p>A rape trial has collapsed after the Crown Prosecution Service offered no evidence when it emerged that images from the defendant’s phone of him in bed with his alleged victim had not been disclosed.<p>The failure of the case at Snaresbrook crown …

Law (UK)

Missing Jerome (6) reunited with father after solo trek across River Thames

A six-year-old boy reported missing on one of the London's busiest shopping streets has been found.

News (Ireland)

Manhunt as moped thugs spray two men with corrosive liquid in south-west London

Police hunting moped attackers who sprayed a corrosive substance on two men have released an image of a suspect they are trying to trace.<p>The two …

Crime

Firearms discovery in London prompts dispatch of armed police

Met officers spotted weapons and £20,000 cash after detaining two men that had fled to Clapham property’s rooftop<p>Armed police were sent to a suspected brothel in south London on Saturday after firearms were discovered inside and two men fled to the rooftop.<p>Scotland Yard officers were executing a …

Policing

Pair left needing leg amputated after car ploughs into men tending to broken down vehicle in Ilford

Two men tending to a broken-down car were each forced to have a leg amputated after being struck by a passing vehicle.<p>The victims, both in their 40s, …

Crime

The Guardian view on Trump’s non-visit: social media beats diplomacy

The president’s decision not to come to open the new US embassy begs the question – in an age of terror, are diplomats still necessary?<p>The reason why President Trump called off his visit to London to open the new US embassy may never be clear. It might be wise not to overthink it; he probably …

Opinion (UK)

British woman arrested for ‘preparing terrorist acts’ at Heathrow Airport

<b>Officers from the Met’s Counter Terrorism Command have arrested a 27-year-old woman at Heathrow Airport.</b><p>The woman, a UK national, arrived on a flight …

Terrorism

Police violently arrest innocent black man while white suspect they were supposed to catch escapes

Police violently arrested an innocent black man while the white suspect they were supposed to catch escaped, a watchdog has found.<p>Andrew Okorodudu, …

Policing

Two held after model dies in stabbing attack

A 25-year-old man, believed to be a model, has died after being assaulted and stabbed in west London.<p>The victim, who has not been identified by …

News (Ireland)

Harvey Weinstein’s Relationship With UK Film Biz To Be Subject Of C4 Documentary

<b>EXCLUSIVE</b>: Harvey Weinstein is to be the subject of another hard-hitting documentary after UK broadcaster Channel 4 ordered a film for its current …

TV

Teenager charged over death of shopkeeper after 'cigarette row'

Police who launched a murder investigation have charged a teenager over the death of a shopkeeper who was allegedly killed following a row with a group of youths over cigarette papers.<p>Vijay Patel, 49, a married father of two, was working at a convenience store in Mill Hill, north London, when he …

Crime

Police hunt cash machine robbers who shot security guard during string of raids

Police are hunting two armed robbers who shot a security guard during a string of raids on staff refilling cash machines.<p>Scotland Yard said the pair …

Crime

CCTV hunt for driver who shouted ‘shocking’ abuse at paramedics on emergency call in south London

A driver deliberately slowed down to delay an ambulance on an emergency call before shouting “shocking” abuse at two paramedics, police said.<p>The …

Crime

Chislehurst attack: Murder probe launched as young man dies after fight on leafy south east London street

A murder probe has been launched after an 18-year-old man died following a fight on a leafy residential street in south east London.<p>Police and …

Crime

Mill Hill murder: Shopkeeper dies after being attacked by three youths he 'refused to sell cigarette papers'

A shopkeeper who was attacked by a group of youths after refusing to sell them cigarette papers has died in hospital.<p>Police said a murder …

Crime

Police officer left with fractured eye socket after being attacked while helping elderly man who collapsed in north London

A police officer has been left with a fractured eye socket after an "unprovoked" attack as he helped an elderly man and his grandson.<p>Three officers …

Policing

Surprise! The UK Replaced its Gun Violence Problem. With a Knife Violence Problem...

U.K. peeps said bye-bye to their hand-cannons a long time ago. Gun bans were going to make crime a thing of the past and Miss America’s dreams of …

Guns

Government Workers Are Watching Porn Online From Their Work Computers, British Investigation Finds

The British parliament has taken the Internet term “Not Safe for Work” to another level after an investigation uncovered thousands of attempts made …

Damian Green

Brit expert who stopped NHS virus coerced into confession while drunk

RACKETS COST A PACKET<p>Is YOUR council one shelling out thousands because of noisy sex?<p>SAFARI HEROES<p>Ex-SAS soldiers use their skills to protect …

Crime

London shop worker on life support after assault by three teenagers

Met police say suspects turned violent after being told they could not buy cigarettes or alcohol in shop in Mill Hill, north London<p>A shop worker is on a life support machine after he was attacked when he refused to serve underage youths.<p>Three teenage suspects are understood to have turned violent …

Extremism

Anne Noblett 'Deep Freeze' murder: New calls to police

<b>Police say they are looking into possible new leads in the unsolved killing of a teenage girl 60 years ago.</b><p>Anne Noblett, 17, was found dead in woodland near Whitwell, Hertfordshire, on 31 January 1958, 32 days after she went missing.<p>Detectives have reviewed the case a number of times but have been …

Knife crime needs public health strategy, says London police chief

Metropolitan police commissioner Cressida Dick backs calls for revamped approach to cutting death toll<p>The head of Scotland Yard has thrown her weight behind the idea that knife crime requires a public health approach, a move that will put pressure on the government to change its strategy.<p>Cressida …

Cressida Dick

Man in 50s dies after two-car crash in London

<b>A man in his 50s has died in an early-morning car crash in north London, police have said.</b><p>Emergency services were called to reports of an collision involving two Mercedes cars on Chamberlayne Road, Brent, at about 00.50 GMT.<p>One driver was pronounced dead at the scene, Scotland Yard said.<p>The other …

London

Man arrested after five cats mutilated in Northampton amid country-wide 'Croydon cat killer' probe

ES News Email<p>A man has been arrested following a spate of cat killings in Northampton as police probe whether the attacks are linked to the 'Croydon …

Crime

Spy Photographs of Militant Suffragettes, 1913

In 1912, Scotland Yard detectives bought their first camera, to covertly photograph suffragettes. The pictures were compiled into ID sheets for …

British Empire