Ex-Met Police officer pleads guilty to being serial rapist

A serving police officer has pleaded guilty to 49 offences, including 24 counts of rape and 9 counts of sexual assault at Southwark Crown Court on Monday. Appearing at the Old Bailey in December, he initially pleaded guilty to 43 charges relating to 11 women between 2004 and 2020. But the 48-year-old denied 7 further charges until today. Carrick, a former armed officer who worked on the parliamentary estate, committed the offences between 2003 and 2020. .