A police marksman who feared a suicide vest blast repeatedly shot a prone London Bridge terrorist after he “made a significant movement” to get up, an inquest has heard.
A rookie firearms officer fell over and shot one of the London Bridge terrorists through his legs fearing he was about to be killed, an inquest has heard.
An armed officer who shot dead the ringleader of the London Bridge attack has told an inquest he feared the suspect would “stab me, kill me and get hold of my weapons”.
The London Bridge terrorists were in “attacking mode” when they stabbed an unsuspecting passer-by and ran towards police marksmen, an inquest has heard.
Jurors have examined the spot where the three London Bridge terrorists were shot dead by police two years ago.
MI5 received an anonymous tip-off that London Bridge attacker Khuram Butt was an extremist before an investigation was launched into him in 2015, an inquest has heard.
An MI5 review found the investigation into London Bridge terrorist Khuram Butt was “well and effectively run”, an inquest has heard.
The widow of the London Bridge terror attack ringleader broke down in court as she said she had laid flowers at the scene but is “not able to look” at photos of the eight people who were killed.
A terrorist washed his knife and wiped it on his beard in a “chilling gesture” after killing eight people at London Bridge and Borough Market, an inquest has heard.