Metropolitan Police

Dapo Adegboyega has been accused of coercing a congregation member into obtaining a £100,000 loan for him at his previous church before joining SPAC Nation.
Demonstrations can go ahead once “stay at home” rules expire near the end of the month, Boris Johnson’s official spokesperson says.
Dubbed ‘Project Vigilant’ the programme can involve officers attending areas around clubs and bars undercover.
The officer, a probationary constable, was guarding a cordon as disappearance was investigated.
Home secretary says people holding “ACAB” signs will be “subject to consideration” in response to the controversial handling of the event.
Covid rules mean police can violently shut down protests like they did on Saturday. Now those powers could become permanent.
Commissioner Dame Cressida Dick said she is "entirely focused on growing the Met to be even stronger".
Keir Starmer backs Metropolitan Police commissioner Cressida Dick remaining in post.
The Mayor of London added he was “not satisfied” with the explanation he had been given by the force’s leadership.
“The police put their foot down before they put their boot in, and at every stage they made the wrong call,” Labour says.
About Metropolitan Police
The Metropolitan Police Service was founded by Sir Robert Peel in 1829. Today its head is commissioner Cressida Dick. The Met police has recently been subject to controversy over allegations some journalists gave money to police for information during the phone hacking scandal. A force is also known as "the Met", "Met Pol", "MP" and "the MPS" and has more than 31,000 officers together with about 13,000 police staff and 3,700 Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs). The MPS is also being supported by 2,500 volunteer police cadets and more than 5,000 volunteer police officers from the Metropolitan Special Constabulary (MSC) and its Employer Supported Policing (ESP) programme. The Metropolitan Police Services covers an area of 620 square miles and a population of 7.2 million.