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# london - Monday 15 March, 2021

Hundreds of women leave tributes to Sarah Everard at Clapham Common
# London
# London

Hundreds of women leave tributes to Sarah Everard at Clapham Common

Mar 15th 2021, 9:17 PM 13,634 Views 0 Comments

Demonstrators also gathered in central London to protest against the police’s handling of a vigil for Everard.

UK policing minister defends under-pressure Met Police chief following vigil
# London
# London

UK policing minister defends under-pressure Met Police chief following vigil

Updated Mar 15th 2021, 11:24 AM 16,296 Views 0 Comments

Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to chair a meeting of the government’s Crime and Justice Taskforce today.

# london - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Met Police says 'enforcement was necessary' at Sarah Everard vigil amid mounting pressure
# London
# London

Met Police says 'enforcement was necessary' at Sarah Everard vigil amid mounting pressure

Mar 14th 2021, 7:45 AM 30,254 Views 0 Comments

There has been condemnation of the policing of the vigil with the Home Secretary seeking a report on events.

# london - Saturday 13 March, 2021

'Unspeakable scenes': Police criticised for tactics at London vigil for Sarah Everard
# London
# London

'Unspeakable scenes': Police criticised for tactics at London vigil for Sarah Everard

Mar 13th 2021, 9:34 PM 61,312 Views 0 Comments

Hundreds of people had gathered to call for more to be done to tackle violence against women.

# london - Friday 12 March, 2021

Police officer charged with the murder of Sarah Everard
# London
# London

Police officer charged with the murder of Sarah Everard

Updated Mar 12th 2021, 9:41 PM 80,660 Views 0 Comments

The Metropolitan Police officer accused of her murder remains in custody.

Met Police facing probe into handling of allegation against suspect in Sarah Everard case
# Indecent Exposure
# Indecent Exposure

Met Police facing probe into handling of allegation against suspect in Sarah Everard case

Mar 12th 2021, 7:15 AM 33,233 Views 0 Comments

The arrested officer was treated for a head injury sustained while in custody yesterday.

# london - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Sarah Everard suspect taken to hospital after sustaining a head wound in custody
# London
# London

Sarah Everard suspect taken to hospital after sustaining a head wound in custody

Mar 11th 2021, 7:03 PM 68,545 Views 0 Comments

The Met Police officer is being held on suspicion of the 33-year-old’s kidnap and murder

Met Police officer remains in custody over Sarah Everard disappearance as human remains found
# London
# London

Met Police officer remains in custody over Sarah Everard disappearance as human remains found

Mar 11th 2021, 7:04 AM 80,546 Views 38 Comments

The remains were found in an area of woodland in Ashford in Kent.

# london - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

Human remains found in hunt for missing Sarah Everard
# Sarah Everard
# Sarah Everard

Human remains found in hunt for missing Sarah Everard

Updated Mar 10th 2021, 9:11 PM 106,045 Views 29 Comments

The marketing executive went missing after leaving a friend’s home in Clapham late on 3 March.

# london - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

County home survivor told to contact police in England, not gardaí, over destruction of testimony
# Commission
# Commission

County home survivor told to contact police in England, not gardaí, over destruction of testimony

Feb 16th 2021, 12:00 PM 45,830 Views 30 Comments

A number of witnesses have contacted the gardaí and Data Protection Commissioner to date.

# london - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

UK police issue appeal to find family members of Dublin man murdered in 1983
# CHRISTOPHER AINSCOUGH
# CHRISTOPHER AINSCOUGH

UK police issue appeal to find family members of Dublin man murdered in 1983

Feb 3rd 2021, 3:48 PM 24,860 Views 0 Comments

Detectives investigating the murder of Christopher Ainscough have made an arrest and are appealing for assistance to trace family members.

# london - Sunday 24 January, 2021

More than £15,000 in fines handed out following illegal rave in east London
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

More than £15,000 in fines handed out following illegal rave in east London

Jan 24th 2021, 4:25 PM 28,468 Views 13 Comments

Metropolitan Police attended a venue under a railway arch in Hackney in the early hours of the morning.

# london - Friday 22 January, 2021

Family pay tribute to 'beautiful' Irishman poisoned with date-rape drug as killer sentenced in London
# Adrian Murphy
# Adrian Murphy

Family pay tribute to 'beautiful' Irishman poisoned with date-rape drug as killer sentenced in London

Jan 22nd 2021, 5:26 PM 89,455 Views 16 Comments

Joel Osei and Diana Cristea were convicted of murder following a trial at Croydon Crown Court.

# london - Monday 18 January, 2021

Several people fined following London protest over Brexit fishing deal
# London
# London

Several people fined following London protest over Brexit fishing deal

Jan 18th 2021, 5:09 PM 16,391 Views 27 Comments

Metropolitan Police confirmed that 14 people had been issued with fines after a protest this morning.

# london - Saturday 9 January, 2021

Twelve arrested at anti-lockdown protest in London
# Police
# Police

Twelve arrested at anti-lockdown protest in London

Jan 9th 2021, 5:45 PM 33,296 Views 82 Comments

The protest took place after London mayor Sadiq Khan declared a “major incident” as the spread of coronavirus threatens to “overwhelm” hospitals.

# london - Friday 8 January, 2021

London mayor declares ‘major incident’ with Covid-19 spread ‘out of control’
# England
# England

London mayor declares ‘major incident’ with Covid-19 spread ‘out of control’

Jan 8th 2021, 2:35 PM 31,466 Views 37 Comments

Sadiq Khan said that in some parts of London, one person in 20 now has Covid-19.

# london - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

Over 1,200 arrests of Irish people by Met Police this year
# London
# London

Over 1,200 arrests of Irish people by Met Police this year

Dec 30th 2020, 6:30 AM 21,787 Views 18 Comments

A total of 157 Irish people were arrested for common assault.

# london - Saturday 19 December, 2020

Body of woman found ‘in suitcase’ at London hostel
# The Crescent
# The Crescent

Body of woman found ‘in suitcase’ at London hostel

Dec 19th 2020, 2:45 PM 43,826 Views 7 Comments

Police have started an investigation after the find at the Pay and Sleep hostel in Southall, west London.

# london - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

Covid-19 restrictions: Parts of England enter toughest measures and Germany begins new lockdown
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 restrictions: Parts of England enter toughest measures and Germany begins new lockdown

Dec 16th 2020, 8:36 AM 17,466 Views 12 Comments

Germany registered a record number of deaths associated with Covid-19 today.

# london - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

UK medical journals tell British government relaxing restrictions for Christmas could 'cost many lives'
# The Tiers
# The Tiers

UK medical journals tell British government relaxing restrictions for Christmas could 'cost many lives'

Dec 15th 2020, 12:56 PM 44,618 Views 8 Comments

London mayor Sadiq Khan has also expressed concerns over the five-day “Christmas window”.

# london - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Boy thrown from Tate Modern balcony making progress and walking with help of cane
# London
# London

Boy thrown from Tate Modern balcony making progress and walking with help of cane

Dec 1st 2020, 9:53 AM 21,604 Views 17 Comments

Jonty Bravery is serving a 15-year prison sentence for attempted murder over the incident.

UK judge set to award damages against Irish suspect over bombing that killed four British soldiers
# Hyde Park Bombing
# Hyde Park Bombing

UK judge set to award damages against Irish suspect over bombing that killed four British soldiers

Dec 1st 2020, 7:08 AM 20,877 Views 14 Comments

The High Court found that John Downey was an active participant in the 1982 bombing.

# london - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Car crashing into London police station 'not terror-related', authorities say
# London Crash
# London Crash

Car crashing into London police station 'not terror-related', authorities say

Updated Nov 12th 2020, 7:04 AM 38,613 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 40s has been arrested on suspicion of arson.

# london - Monday 2 November, 2020

Johnny Depp loses libel case against Sun publisher
# London
# London

Johnny Depp loses libel case against Sun publisher

Updated Nov 2nd 2020, 10:11 AM 55,175 Views 0 Comments

The actor sued News Group Newspapers over a 2018 article which labelled him a “wife beater”.

# london - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Another bout of post-Brexit trade talks is to take place in London this week
# Round 2
# Round 2

Another bout of post-Brexit trade talks is to take place in London this week

Oct 21st 2020, 5:27 PM 12,585 Views 3 Comments

Despite British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s deadline of the EU summit, another round of talks are taking place this week.

Two people dead after suspected gas explosion and building collapse in London
# Southall
# Southall

Two people dead after suspected gas explosion and building collapse in London

Oct 21st 2020, 4:48 PM 17,865 Views 2 Comments

London Fire Brigade was called to the incident on King Street, Southall at 6.38am.

# london - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

London police launch investigation after man, woman and child found dead in house
# Brentford
# Brentford

London police launch investigation after man, woman and child found dead in house

Oct 6th 2020, 12:57 PM 29,118 Views 8 Comments

It is thought all three people were known to each other.

# london - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Hatton Garden burglary gang member ordered to pay back nearly £6 million
# London
# London

Hatton Garden burglary gang member ordered to pay back nearly £6 million

Oct 1st 2020, 10:15 PM 34,703 Views 12 Comments

Michael Seed (60) was responsible for accessing the Hatton Garden premises and disabling its security systems, police said.

Black people at almost twice the risk of Covid death, London study finds
# Sadiq Khan
# Sadiq Khan

Black people at almost twice the risk of Covid death, London study finds

Oct 1st 2020, 8:44 AM 24,653 Views 42 Comments

The disparity is partly due to long-standing socio-economic inequalities and a high number of people working in health and social care.

# london - Saturday 26 September, 2020

16 arrested after clashing with police at anti-lockdown protest in central London
# Trafalgar Square
# Trafalgar Square

16 arrested after clashing with police at anti-lockdown protest in central London

Updated Sep 26th 2020, 6:15 PM 64,436 Views 130 Comments

Bottles were thrown and police used batons against protesters, leaving some with visible injuries.

Police officer shot dead in London moved into custody work because he thought it was 'safest option'
# Croydon
# Croydon

Police officer shot dead in London moved into custody work because he thought it was 'safest option'

Sep 26th 2020, 2:58 PM 29,243 Views 11 Comments

Metropolitan Police Sergeant Matiu Ratana was described by a friend as ‘just a really genuinely nice guy’.

# london - Friday 25 September, 2020

Police officer shot dead in London is named, as tributes pour in
# Croydon
# Croydon

Police officer shot dead in London is named, as tributes pour in

Updated Sep 25th 2020, 9:23 PM 82,877 Views 35 Comments

Sergeant Matiu Ratana, known as Matt to family and friends, joined the force in 1991.

# london - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Matt Hancock says new lockdown restrictions in London within days cannot be ruled out
# Covid19
# Covid19

Matt Hancock says new lockdown restrictions in London within days cannot be ruled out

Sep 20th 2020, 12:43 PM 33,432 Views 12 Comments

The number of cases per 100,000 people over seven days is reported to have increased in London from 18.8 to around 25 earlier in the week.

# london - Saturday 19 September, 2020

London police warn anti-vax and anti-lockdown protesters to disperse or face arrest
# Trafalgar Square
# Trafalgar Square

London police warn anti-vax and anti-lockdown protesters to disperse or face arrest

Sep 19th 2020, 4:17 PM 33,894 Views 93 Comments

Scotland Yard said the large crowds of people are ‘putting themselves and others at risk’.

# london - Thursday 10 September, 2020

10 days of Extinction Rebellion demonstrations end with naked protesters and graffiti of Churchill statue
# London
# London

10 days of Extinction Rebellion demonstrations end with naked protesters and graffiti of Churchill statue

Sep 10th 2020, 10:37 PM 23,556 Views 23 Comments

At least 648 people have been arrested during the environmental action.

Emergency Brexit talks due in London today after UK reveals bill to override Withdrawal Agreement
# Internal Markets Bill
# Internal Markets Bill

Emergency Brexit talks due in London today after UK reveals bill to override Withdrawal Agreement

Sep 10th 2020, 7:14 AM 24,706 Views 22 Comments

Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove will meet senior EU official Maroš Šefčovič to discuss the situation.

# london - Monday 7 September, 2020

Man (38) arrested on suspicion of murder after another man fatally stabbed at illegal rave in London
# London
# London

Man (38) arrested on suspicion of murder after another man fatally stabbed at illegal rave in London

Sep 7th 2020, 3:47 PM 23,475 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened at Culverley Road in Catford, south-east London, in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# london - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Man found guilty of murdering women and putting bodies inside freezer
# London
# London

Man found guilty of murdering women and putting bodies inside freezer

Sep 3rd 2020, 5:01 PM 49,525 Views 0 Comments

Zahid Younis was found guilty at Southwark Crown Court.

Climate activists glue themselves to the ground in London and block road around Parliament
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Climate activists glue themselves to the ground in London and block road around Parliament

Sep 3rd 2020, 12:24 PM 23,050 Views 42 Comments

Extinction Rebellion and Animal Rebellion marked the third of 10 days of disruption in the city.

# london - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Several arrests at Extinction Rebellion protests in London
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Several arrests at Extinction Rebellion protests in London

Sep 1st 2020, 5:10 PM 17,918 Views 13 Comments

Thousands of campaigners descended on Parliament Square this afternoon.

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