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A police officer and a community support officer have been rushed to hospital after being stabbed in Ealing, west London.
A Metropolitan Police spokesman said the community support officer is believed to have suffered non-life threatening injuries however the Pc was seriously wounded.
Sky's Mark White, reporting from Ealing, said it is believed the police officer was slashed across the throat.
At least ten police cars have blocked off Uxbridge Road and major road diversions are in place.
Two police officers have been stabbed in Ealing, west London, while carrying out checks on bus tickets.
A Pc has been slashed in the neck and his injuries are said to be life-threatening. A PCSO was knifed in the arms and left seriously injured.
Police said the officers were stabbed in the Ealing Broadway area at about 1505 GMT.
London Ambulance Service has been taking casualties to hospital. A 30-year-old man has been arrested.
A BBC journalist who witnessed the incident said a large group of PCSOs and police were checking whether people had tickets at a bus stop.
Source: Two police officers stabbed in Ealing, west London
Originally posted by Doujutsu
I was reading peoples comments on the bottom of the Sky news page.
Why is it everyone seems to blame immigrants for every crime that takes place in UK?
So many racists living in UK it's unbelievable.
Originally posted by dylandalek
It isn't racism to point out that knifings are a predominantly immigration based problem, just an uncomfortable truth the public have been brainwashed into ignoring.
Originally posted by butcherguy
A bulletproof vest that is capable of stopping a .44 magnum bullet fired from a handgun can be pierced by a knife or an icepick. Some officers may have a feeling that they are more protected than they actually are.