Oct 13 2013
Four men have been arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism, Scotland Yard said.
The men were arrested tonight under the Terrorism Act 2000 in a pre-planned intelligence-led operation in London involving armed officers.
They have all been taken to a south London police station, while six addresses across the capital are being searched, a force spokesman said.
The arrests took place at 7.10pm this evening, police said.
Two men were arrested in Mansell Street, east London.
One man was arrested at a premises in Westbourne Grove, west London.
The fourth man was arrested in Peckham Street, south-east London.
Police said public safety remains their overriding concern.