Police chase personal watercraft on London's River Thames

- It was high drama on London’s famed river.

Four jet skiers were caught on camera speeding along the River Thames on Friday.

Marine police were not far behind, making for a dangerous, high-speed chase.

A video taken by Curtis Durham, who was on a nearby boat, shows the speeding personal watercrafts speed by with a large police boat flying across the water behind them.

Police reportedly called off the chase due to safety reasons, but marine units eventually caught up to the jet skiers and were able to make them change their course.

Officials say vessels on the Thames are strictly monitored to prevent accidents and protect wildlife.


Up Next:

Up Next

  • Police chase personal watercraft on London's River Thames
  • Amber Alert issued for 2-year-old last seen in North Texas
  • Trump grants poultry pardons to turkeys Peas and Carrots
  • A demand for a ring, an eruption of gunfire and 4 dead
  • Judge bars US from enforcing Trump asylum ban
  • Restaurant patron arrested for allegedly threatening to 'blow up' eatery's bathroom
  • Search for suspect in deadly Catholic Supply Store shooting
  • Gunman opens fire at Mercy Hospital, kills at least 3
  • Chris Watts sentenced to life in prison for murder of pregnant wife, daughters
  • Vietnam War veteran takes last motorcycle ride