Metropolitan Police Service

Territorial police force responsible for law enforcement in Greater London

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The Metropolitan Police Service (MPS), formerly and still commonly known as the Metropolitan Police and informally as the Met, Scotland Yard or "the Yard", is the territorial police force responsible for law enforcement in the Metropolitan Police District, which currently consists of the 32 London boroughs. The MPD does not include the "square mile" of the City of London, which is policed by the much smaller City of London Police.

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Theresa May has refused to criticise the Metropolitan Police for its controversial warning to journalists not to publish Kim Darroch's leaked criticisms of..
20 hours ago • WorldNews

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Met Police says it respects freedom of press, but publishing diplomatic emails may be a criminal offence.
Credit: BBC News - Published 3 days ago

'We have been told the publication of these specific documents could constitute a criminal offence and one that carries no public interest defence,' says..
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

'This is intolerable. It strikes at the heart of of the principle of a free press,' says former minister
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

Londonโ€™s Metropolitan Police have launched a criminal investigation into the alleged leak of diplomatic cables from the Britainโ€™s former ambassador to the..
3 days ago • WorldNews
The Metropolitan Police has launched a criminal investigation into the leak of a diplomatic cable from the UK's former ambassador to the United States, Sir Kim..
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Lee Martin-Cramp, 26, spiked victim's drink after using his position as Metropolitan Police constable to trick her into trusting him
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Detectives investigating the double homicide of a pregnant woman and her baby arrested a 25-year old male on suspicion of murder, Britain's Metropolitan police..
Credit: Reuters - Published 4 days ago

Watchdog says it is questioning Met Police after footage widely shared
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

Safety charity Brake welcomes the use of technology to help "deter dangerous behaviour" on the roads.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

The Met Police are asked to look into the leak of emails calling the Trump administration "inept".
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a womanโ€™s body was found in a garage in south London. Police were called to a row of lock-ups in..
1 week ago • WorldNews

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