Britain’s largest police force has been rebuked by a watchdog over its use of a controversial database set up to tackle gang crime.
A six-foot tall fibreglass gorilla has been stolen from a hotel roof in central London.
The first senior police officer to arrive at the Grenfell Tower fire took just “half a second” to declare it a major incident after seeing flames coming from a flat window like a “jet engine”, the public inquiry has heard.
A predator who tricked four straight men into having blindfolded sex with him by masquerading as a woman online has been jailed for 15 years.
A £10,000 reward has been offered to help catch those responsible for an attack on a 98-year-old Second World War veteran who was “left for dead” in his own home.
Sajid Javid has called on Britain’s largest police force to step up its response to knife crime following a fresh spate of stabbings.
The family of a 98-year-old Second World War veteran have released a picture of him fighting for his life in his hospital bed after being violently attacked and robbed in his own home.
The mother of a teenager arrested over a viral video mocking the Grenfell Tower tragedy has described the footage as “disgusting”.
The grim tally of violent deaths in London so far this year has reached 119 after the death of a 16-year-old boy in front of his devastated parents.
Six men have been released after being questioned by police investigating an “offensive” video showing a model of Grenfell Tower being burned on a bonfire.