Scotland Yard said a 46-year-old man was arrested last night in Brent, north-west London.

A man has been arrested in connection with the murder in London last week of an imam who was a critic of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, police said(...)

Stephen Lawrence (18), a would-be architect, was stabbed to death by a group of up to six white youths in an unprovoked racist attack. Photograph: Handout/PA Wire

Former Metropolitan Police Commissioner Lord Stevens is to be investigated in connection with the inquiry into Scotland Yard’s handling of the murder (...)

 A forensics expert enters the Hatton Garden Safe Deposit Ltd store in London, UK, on April 7th, 2015, after a suspected burglary over the quiet Easter holiday weekend. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

Burglars using heavy cutting equipment broke into several safety deposit boxes in a vault in London’s Hatton Garden jewellery quarter over the Easter (...)

Jeremy Clarkson  surrounded by media personnel as he leaves his home on a bicycle in London on March 26th. The BBC announced Wednesday that it was dropping. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP

Top Gear producer Andy Wilman has denied reports that he has quit the hit show in the wake of Jeremy Clarkson’s sacking.An email he sent to Top Gear s(...)

Jeremy Clarkson leaving his home in London before the announcement that he was being fired from his Top Gear job on the BBBC. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire

Police are investigating threats to kill BBC director-general Tony Hall, reportedly linked to his decision to axe Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson. (...)

Fire rages through a building in Tottenham, north London in August 2011 as riots broke out  after Mark Duggan was shot dead by police. Photograph: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire.

Armed officers involved in the fatal shooting of a suspected gang member whose death sparked riots in England have been cleared of any wrongdoing by t(...)

Former PR guru Max Clifford. Clifford has reportedly been arrested under Operation Yewtree following fresh  allegations. Photograph: Metropolitan police/PA Wire

Former PR guru Max Clifford has reportedly been arrested over fresh sex allegations.Scotland Yard said a 71-year-old man has been arrested under Opera(...)

An unidentified man stands  on the roof of the Palace of Westminster in central London. He has been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage and trespassing. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

British police have arrested a man after he was seen walking on the roof of Britain’s parliament buildings for several hours overnight. Emergency ser(...)

CCTV still shows (L-R) British teenagers Amira Abase, Kadiza Sultana and Shamima Begum walking with luggage at Gatwick Airport, south of London, on February 17th. Photograph: Metropolitan police/AFP/Getty Images

Security footage appears to show three British schoolgirls, believed to be on their way to join Islamic State militants, waiting for hours at a bus st(...)

Islamic State executioner “Jihadi John” has been identified as a London-based computer programming graduate in a number of reports.The IS militant has(...)