Scotland Yard

Scotland Yard Accused Of Not Acting On Death Threats Against Baroness Doreen Lawrence

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK

Scotland Yard has been accused of failing to act upon death threats made against the mother of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence, it has been claimed...

Jury Selection To Begin In Max Clifford Trial

PA | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK

Jury selection is due to start today in the trial of PR guru Max Clifford who is accused of a string of indecent assaults. The 70-year-old, from He...

Widow Of Dead Madeleine McCann Suspect Insists He Was Innocent

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK

The widow of a suspect in the Madeleine McCann case has revealed how she was grilled by police – a full four years after his death. Luisa Rodrig...

Piers Morgan Questioned 'Under Caution' By Hacking Squad Police

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK

Piers Morgan has been questioned under caution about phone-hacking, it has been revealed. Morgan has always consistently denied knowledge of phone ...

Maddie Cops Urge Search Of Resort Employees

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK

British police searching for missing Madeleine McCann want their Portuguese counterparts to search the homes and examine the bank accounts of three fo...

Maddie Detectives Fly To Portugal On New Leads

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK

British detectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have flown to Portugal to discuss potential leads with local officers, it is be...

Son Of British Diplomat Reportedly Arrested Over 'Terror Threat'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK

A teenage son of a British diplomat has been arrested during a probe into a chemical weapons terror threat, according to reports. The Sun reported ...

Police Drop Action On Nigella Drug Revelations

PA | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK

Police will take no further action against TV cook Nigella Lawson after she told a court that she had taken drugs, Scotland Yard has said. The Metr...

Madeleine McCann News: 'Three Burglars Face Questioning'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK

The Portuguese Attorney General has received a formal International Letter of Request from British detectives investigating the disappearance of Madel...

Police Pay Out £20k To Students Wrongly Arrested At Tuition Fees Protest

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Two students who were arrested, strip-searched and charged for violence at a tuition fees protest have been compensated £20,000 by police after offic...

'Arrests Imminent' In Madeleine McCann Probe

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

British police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann hope to interview three burglars who were operating in Praia da Luz when she went m...

Firearms Police To Trial Cameras In Wake Of Mark Duggan Shooting

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Firearms officers are to trial the use of body-worn video cameras to record evidence in the wake of the Mark Duggan shooting, as the Metropolitan Poli...

Damien Hirst Artworks Stolen From Notting Hill Gallery

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Two signed Damien Hirst paintings worth £33,000 have been stolen from a gallery in London, Scotland Yard said. The pieces, worth a combined £33,0...

MI6 Spy 'Died Alone In Holdall'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

MI6 spy Gareth Williams probably died alone in a holdall bag, police have concluded, but said there are "evidential contradictions and gaps in our und...

Gambaccini Denies Sex Allegations

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK

Veteran broadcaster Paul Gambaccini has confirmed that he was arrested as part of the Metropolitan Police's Operation Yewtree investigation, and has d...

Paul Gambaccini Arrested

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK

Officers from Scotland Yard’s Operation Yewtree have arrested Paul Gambaccini, the BBC broadcaster, on suspicion of historical sexual offences. T...

Two Men Charged With Terror Offences

PA | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK

Two men arrested in a dramatic counter-terrorism operation last weekend have been charged with terror offences. Scotland Yard said a 25-year-old Br...

Police To Release E-Fit Of Maddie 'Suspect'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK

British police are reportedly set to release an e-fit of a possible Madeleine McCann suspect. According to Sky News, British detectives investigat...

Teenager Charged Over Death Of A Baby Girl In Bow, East London

Huffington Post/UK | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK

An 18-year-old woman has been charged with causing the death of a four-month-old baby girl, Scotland Yard said. She is due to appear in court charg...

Police Use Mobile Phone Records In Madeleine Search

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK

The parents of Madeleine McCann are to make a television appeal in light of "substantive" material uncovered by a fresh British police investigation. ...

First Journalist Charged With Computer Hacking

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 30.09.2013 | UK

A journalist is to become the first person to be charged as part of a national inquiry into allegations of computer hacking and other privacy breaches...

Home Office Defends Detaining David Miranda

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Politics

The Home Office has defended the decision to detain the partner of the Guardian journalist behind a series of stories that exposed the activities of B...

'As Close As We Are Going To Get To Justice'

PA | Posted 05.10.2013 | UK

The widow of Ian Tomlinson, who died after being pushed to the ground by a police officer during protests in 2009, said today that an apology and sett...

Woman's Body Found In Suitcase

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK

A woman's body has been found in a suitcase hidden among trees near a sports ground, Scotland Yard said on Monday. Murder squad detectives are inve...

Police Investigate Wimbledon Queue Rape Claim

PA | Posted 11.07.2013 | UK

Police are investigating claims a woman was raped in the overnight queue for the Wimbledon final on Sunday. Dozens of tents were set up in Wimbledo...