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Traces of nerve agent Novichok found in second Salisbury police officer's blood
The attempted assassination the Skripals was done using Novichok in March 2018.
London police officer in serious condition as man (56) charged with attempted murder after attack
Muhammed Rodwan is set to appear in court tomorrow morning.
Teenager charged after six-year-old boy 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern
The teenager was arrested on Sunday.
Boy (6) 'thrown' from London's Tate Modern in 'critical but stable condition'
A teenager was arrested yesterday after allegedly throwing the boy from a tenth-floor viewing platform.
Man who accused UK establishment figures of sexual abuse found guilty of perverting course of justice
Carl Beech’s allegations began appearing in the press in 2014.
London's Met Police apologise after Twitter and email accounts are hacked
A number of unauthorised posts were also made on the force’s website last night.
Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident
“She has touched so many lives it’s hard to imagine things without her. She was a very special person.”
Man charged in London over killing of pregnant woman and her baby son
Aaron McKenzie will appear in court tomorrow in connection with the deaths of Kelly Mary Fauvrelle and her son Riley.
Met Police responds to criticism in wake of warning media not to publish leaked memos
“Do you have any comprehension of a free society? This isn’t Russia,” the Sunday Times editor said in response.
UK police launch criminal investigation into leaked embassy memos
US ambassador Sir Kim Darroch resigned this week following the leak.
Woman (30s) and three children under 12-years-old stabbed at house in London
An 11-year-old girl is in critical condition in hospital.
Baby boy who was in critical condition after his pregnant mother was stabbed to death in London has died
The baby, named Riley, was in critical condition after paramedics delivered him last Saturday.
Man arrested after pregnant woman dies in London stabbing; baby in critical condition
The 26-year-old woman was eight months pregnant.
Boris Johnson under pressure to 'explain' late-night incident after neighbour goes public
MP Liam Fox said today it would be “easier” for the Tory leadership contender to clarify what happened.
Boris Johnson refuses to comment after police called to his home following reports of altercation
Neighbours reportedly heard screaming, shouting and banging in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Man and teenage girl arrested over suspicious death of Irishman in London
The body of Adrian Murphy (43) was found at a block of flats on Lombard Road, Battersea, London on 4 June.
Parcel bomb probe: Gardaí are asking postal workers who may have seen the packages to get in contact
Gardaí want to eliminate anyone who may have innocently come into contact with the parcels.
Man arrested after late night police standoff faces questioning over further horrific attacks across England
Joseph McCann, who was being sought by police, is to be questioned over attacks on nine more victims.
Man with 'Irish accent' wanted in connection with abduction and rape of two women in London
The incidents happened in north London on Thursday 25 April.
Two people charged with murder of one-month-old baby girl
Eva Sanders died in London on 2 September 2017 after being admitted to hospital the previous day.
23 more people arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London
Over 1,000 people have now been arrested during the climate change protests.
Over 1,000 people - including Olympic gold medallist - arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London
The charges are for various offences including breaching public order laws, obstructing a highway and obstructing police.
'A logistical problem': Over 800 people arrested in Extinction Rebellion protests in London
The climate change protests have now entered a seventh day.
'Extinction Rebellion': London climate change protests enter fourth day
428 people have now been arrested in the UK capital.
Parcel bombing scheme was 'cack-handed, reckless and extremely dangerous'
There are similarities between this month’s devices and ones used by the Provisional IRA.
Police investigating claim group calling itself the 'IRA' behind parcel bombs
Police said that a claim for responsibility had been received yesterday by a media outlet in Northern Ireland.
Teenager charged with murder over fatal stabbing of 17-year-old girl in London
Jodie Chesney was killed after being stabbed in a park in East London on 1 March.
London police exploring the possibility that explosive devices sent to transport hubs came from Ireland
Gardaí confirmed yesterday evening that they were helping the Met Police with their investigations.
Explosive devices sent to London's Heathrow Airport and Waterloo Station were posted from Dublin
Three devices were posted to locations in London this morning.
London mother found guilty of cruelty after son dies from being crushed by car seat
CCTV footage prior to Alfie Lamb getting in the car showed him to be fit and healthy.
Police appeal for information after two 13-year-old teens sexually assaulted on London bus
No arrests have been made to date.
Fulham striker Kamara arrested after fight at club's training ground
The 23-year-old was arrested by Met Police on suspicion of actual bodily harm and criminal damage.
Men jailed for importing almost £50 million worth of drugs into the UK
The pair were involved in the importation of cannabis and a drug used to treat insomnia.
London gang sentenced to total of 54 years in jail following spate of luxury watch robberies
Police condemned the “shocking level of violence” used by the perpetrators.
Anyone found guilty of operating drone at airfield 'could face life sentence', Met Police says
Departures from Heathrow Airport were suspended temporarily yesterday following a suspected drone sighting.
Murder, assault and drug offences: Over 1,200 Irish people arrested by Met Police this year
A total of 145 Irish people were arrested by Met Police for common assault.
Taser used and man wrestled to the ground at Westminster gates
The man was detained and arrested by police on suspicion of trespassing.
Police appeal for calm as restrictions imposed on pro- and anti-Brexit rallies in London this weekend
The Met Police said the priority is to avoid violence, disorder and disruption.
Man bailed after being arrested following discovery of two explosive devices in London flat
Detectives do not believe that the arrested man has linked to any terrorist organisations.
Police release CCTV of Russian men involved in fatal nerve agent attack
Sergei Skripal and his daughter were found poisoned in the English city of Salisbury in early March.