The Mayor of London has attacked Government cuts to policing after the Press Association revealed Scotland Yard’s murder investigation unit has lost a quarter of its officers and staff over the past decade.
As the countdown continues to the scheduled date of Brexit on March 29, here’s what been happening over the past week.
A woman driver is in a critical condition after allegedly being assaulted following a car crash.
Britain’s largest police force now owns fewer than 200 buildings having sold more than £1 billion in property to fight funding cuts, figures show.
As the countdown continues to Brexit on March 29, here’s what been happening over the past week.
The Metropolitan Police is to test live facial recognition in Westminster on December 17 and 18 as part of an “ongoing trial” of the technology.
Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick has insisted the tide is turning against the rise in violent crime.
Police officers will use their vehicles to knock moped thieves off their bikes – even during high-speed pursuits, Scotland Yard has said.
Women should not be put off joining the Metropolitan Police despite a recent violent attack in which a female officer was kicked, the deputy assistant commissioner has said.
Police have renewed their appeal for information about a violent robbery which landed a 98-year-old Second World War veteran “desperately ill” in hospital.
A 50-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a woman aged 35, police have announced.
Scotland Yard are investigating Hollywood star Kevin Spacey over a second alleged sexual assault dating to 2005.
The controversial 696 live music order form – which has been accused of unfairly targeting specific genres on a racial basis – is to be scrapped, police said.
Harvey Weinstein is being investigated by police in Los Angeles after an allegation of rape, as detectives look into claims against the disgraced movie mogul across the USA and in the UK.
A third woman has contacted British police with sexual assault claims against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after pulling up outside a police station with a body in the car.
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The Metropolitan Police are appealing to find a suspect who was caught on CCTV allegedly stealing a cash till.