Black sprinter Ricardo Dos Santos vows to take legal action against the Met

A black sprinter today said he no longer felt safe driving in London and vowed to take legal action against the Met Police after he was pulled over by ‘seven’ armed officers – two years after a ‘racially profiled’ stop and search.    Ricardo Dos Santos, 27, was stopped by police on the A40 in west … Read more

Met police constable and female sergeant are charged with assaulting suspect

Met police constable and female sergeant are charged with assaulting suspect who they had stopped and searched  Met Police received a complaint alleging that excessive force and passed it on Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) investigated and sent it to CPS Sgt Emily Joshi and PC Ozan Yelken are now charged with assault by … Read more

Priti Patel REFUSES to appear before Home Affairs Committee on Rwanda and policing

Priti Patel was today blasted for refusing to appear before MPs to be grilled over the Rwanda migration plan, passport delays and Met Police failings – with the Home Secretary blaming ‘changes in the government’. The Commons Home Affairs Committee was due to question Ms Patel this morning but she cancelled her attendance late yesterday … Read more

Met Police officer ‘hit female colleague in the jaw as they restrained suspect in custody suite’

Met Police officer ‘hit female colleague in the jaw as they restrained suspect in custody suite’ Sergeant David Gibson, 28, allegedly hit Jemma Blake’s lower jaw with his hand It was claimed the Met Police officer did this while they detained a suspect Gibson denies the offence and is currently working from home while case heard   … Read more

Schoolgirl went missing on Easter Sunday: Police search for 12-year-old from Islington

Schoolgirl went missing on Easter Sunday: Police search for 12-year-old youngster from Islington who has not been seen since 4.30pm yesterday Charleigh Fearnehough was last seen at around 4.30pm on Easter Sunday The 12-year-old, from Islington, is believed to be wearing white and blue trainers  The Met Police asks that anyone with information about her … Read more

Met police officer is charged with GBH after Tasering black man, 25, and leaving him paralysed

Met police officer is charged with GBH after Tasering man, 25, and leaving him paralysed as he claims he was targeted for being black Jordan Walker-Brown was paralysed when he fell from a wall after being Tasered The unnamed Met Police officer who shot the Taser will appear in court in April The 25-year-old has been … Read more

Forecasters warn temperatures in Britain will plummet close to zero from next week

Britain is to be battered by rain and snow from next week while temperatures could plummet to 0C this weekend, the Met Office has warned. Despite March 1 marking the start of the meteorological spring, bookies predict it could be the coldest third month of the year in UK history.  Although next week will initially … Read more

Boris Johnson ‘will hire private legal expert in case police quiz him over Partygate’

Now Boris lawyers up: PM ‘will hire private legal expert in case police quiz him over Partygate’ as Met asks more than 50 others about lockdown bashes Prime Minister has already lined up a legal expert on coronavirus regulations Mr Johnson is expected to be among those who will be sent legal questionnaires He has … Read more

Met Police chief Cressida Dick considers her position ‘every few weeks’ as she faces calls to quit

‘I’ve reviewed if I’m the right person to carry on’: Under-fire Met Police chief Cressida Dick considers her position ‘every few weeks’ as she faces calls to quit over series of scandals Dame Cressida Dick admitted to students at Westminster School last month that she considers resigning ‘every few weeks’ and regularly reviews her role  … Read more