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Met Police officers arrested over alleged corrupt links to businessmen

The sergeant and constable were based in the Westminster Licensing Unit

Alexis Jay's report last year exposed some of the horrific abuse suffered by as many as 1,400 children in Rotherham

Rotherham child sex abuse: 'Hundreds' of potential suspects, including two current or former councillors, investigated

The National Crime Agency said Operation Stovewood had gathered huge amount of 'very disturbing' information

Anne Lakey, 55, arriving at Teesside Crown Court

Headteacher Anne Lakey jailed for eight years for sex with underage male pupils

She took the virginity of two of her students in the 1980s

Nicholas Salvador became 'obsessed' with beheading videos weeks before killing grandmother Palmira Silva

Friends of Mr Salvador say that the 25-year-old was watching videos of beheadings 'for weeks' before killing the 82-year-old grandmother

Bystanders photographed the blaze yesterday

Hampshire church fire: Teenage boy released on bail following blaze that destroyed building

Church was designed by Victorian architect William Burges

Two British teenagers have allegedly stole artefacts from Auschwitz

Police release two British teenagers arrested for 'taking artefacts' from Auschwitz

The boys were found with objects taken from prisoners at the death camp

General Karenzi Karake is the head of Rwanda’s intelligence service

Karenzi Karake: Rwandan spy chief arrested in London is implicated in killings of two Britons

Exclusive: General is accused of orchestrating revenge massacres in Rwanda

Police have released this image of a man who is sought in connection with their inquiries

Gumtree 'bogus landlord' wanted after scam nets £30,000 in property deposits from prospective tenants

Police believe man posed as a landlord and took cash for properties that he did not own

The case against Lord Janner should be heard by a jury to allow him the right to a defence and his alleged victims the chance to be heard also

Lord Janner 'abused children in Parliament' claims Labour MP Simon Danczuk

Child abuse campaigner says Leicestershire police had told him how the peer 'violated, raped and tortured - some in the very building in which we now sit'

The 36-year-old victim, who has not been formally identified, died at the scene after being assaulted on a town centre street

Four held in custody after man is 'beaten to death in front of Stratford theatre'

Police are currently holding two men and two women in custody on suspicion of murder after a 36-year-old man was beaten to death in the historic town

HMP Pentonville

Conditions at Pentonville Prison so bad that staff can't be bothered to mop up blood stains, report finds

The notorious prison has housed a number of high profile inmates, including Oscar Wilde, George Michael and Boy George

Migrants board a lorry leaving Calais

'Up to 100' Britons jailed in Calais for people smuggling

Mafia gangs befriend and gain the trust of UK citizens in financial difficulty, before suggesting people smuggling as a way out of debt, say experts

The railway tracks leading to the main gates at Auschwitz - Birkenau

Two British teenagers arrested by Polish police after reportedly taking personal items from Auschwitz concentration camp

The two boys, who have reportedly been interrogated by Polish officers, have maintained their innocence

London Underground worker jailed for falsely claiming she was raped

Judge tells Ms Yinusa  at the sentencing she had 'let down genuine rape victims'

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UK heatwave: Temperature reaches 39.8 degrees on Central Line - the sweatiest place in London

39.8 degrees recorded on Tube

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‘This is one of the best McLaren teams ever – we are going to do it’

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Seifeddine Rezgui: What motivated a shy student to kill 38 holidaymakers in Tunisia?

Making of a killer

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UK Heatwave: Temperatures on the tube are going to exceed the legal limit for transporting cattle

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The Real Stories of Migrant Britain

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Cheaper energy on the way, but it's not all sunshine and rainbows

Solar power will help bring down electricity prices over the next five years, according to a new report. But it’s cheap imports of ‘dirty power’ that will lower them the most