Appeal to identify man found collapsed near University College Hospital

Man in hospital bed.

Police are trying to identify a man who collapsed outside University College Hospital on Euston Road and is currently in a coma. Detectives from Camden are appealing for help from the public to identify a man who collapsed outside the hospital at around 1630hrs on Tuesday, 26 December. He had suffered a heart attack and …

Cross-party group of MPs and Peers to investigate whether the justice system is properly serving cyclists

Cyclists travelling along London street.

A cross-party group of MPs and Peers is to conduct a comprehensive inquiry to investigate if the justice done on behalf of injured and killed cyclists is fit for purpose. The All Party Parliamentary Cycling Group (APPCG) will carry out a select-committee-style inquiry to explore road traffic incidents involving a "close pass" or a collision and is calling for evidence …

Driver in police custody after crashing car in Warren Street

Scene of car crash.

A man is in police custody tonight (Thursday) after he crashed a car he was driving into a building in Fitzrovia. A white Range Rover left the road and crashed into the Old Dairy Cafe on the corner of Warren Street and Conway Street after the driver turned off the Euston Road late on Thursday night. …

Tottenham Court Road Police Station Tales from the early 1930s

By Simon Glyndwr John My father Dai John, from Swansea, joined the Metropolitan police in 1929 and served until 1968. He served as a Police Constable (PC) at Tottenham Court Road Police Station (The “Nick”) from 1929-1938. From 1937 -1968 my parents, my sisters and I lived in the police flats, now Bloomsbury Terrace, in …