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Police arrested a 32-year-old man in Newham in connection with terrorist offences on Saturday morning.
Officers said they made the arrest on suspicion of the man being a member of Islamic State, as well as the collecting of information useful for preparing acts of terror.
Newham council said up to 2,000 vehicles were expected at a modified car meeting in Beckton on Saturday, disturbing residents by racing through the streets of east London.
However, in a joint operation with the police, barriers deterred drivers, while officers issued tickets and seized cars of those that did attend.
Police in Newham are on the hunt for 31-year-old for breach of a non-molestation order and threats to kill.
Marcus Everald Moore, who also has links to Deptford, Lewisham, Haringey and Walthamstow, has been recalled to prison.
Newham Police has warned young people of the dangers of drugs this week.
Newham officers have dealt with numerous drugs possession offences in the last few months, but they have also been faced with situations where young people had to be rushed to hospital after taking drugs.
Police have made another appeal for information on a man who drowned in the River Lea nearly five years ago.
A computer generated image has also been re-released of the man who was found in the water near Straford High Street on December 12, 2009.