Police in Brent made 18 arrests during a series of raids across the borough last week in a bid to combat domestic violence.

Detective Inspector Ian Lott, Brent police community safety unit, said: "We will do everything we can to bring offenders to justice and the victims of hate crime should be encouraged to report it to Police.

"Don't suffer in silence."

Call Brent police community safety unit on 020 8733 3742 to report hate crimes.