- Intruder Apprehended in Royal Mews Near Buckingham Palace
- Trespassing Incident and Police Response
- Assurance of No Royal Family Members Present and Role of the Royal Mews
An individual has been apprehended in the Royal Mews adjacent to Buckingham Palace.
Saturday at 1:25 a.m., police were notified of a person scaling a wall and entering a restricted area.
Officers detained a 25-year-old following a search outside the Royal Mews stables, which are adjacent to the palace garden.
“The man was apprehended for trespassing on a protected site under the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act.
Buckingham Palace affirmed there were no members of the Royal Family present at the time.
It is home to the 260-year-old Gold State Coach, which has been used at events such as Queen Elizabeth II’s coronation in 1953, the Platinum Jubilee in 2022, and Prince Charles’ coronation in 2013.