An extra 600 armed officers are to be trained to help counter the threat of a Paris-style terror attack in London, the Metropolitan Police says.
A Met Police officer is dismissed for having sex with a vulnerable rape victim whose case he was investigating.
Five men are bailed following arrests over a BBC Panorama investigation into abuse at a young offenders centre in Kent.
A 56-year-old man is charged with the rape and murder of a 17-year-old girl in north London in 1982.
Frontline, a scheme to recruit high-calibre graduates into children’s social work, is to be rolled out across England.