It appears a bomb disposal robot is at the scene
Officers from the Metropolitan Police are currently dealing with an emergency situation in Whitehall.
Emergency services have rushed to the scene after a report regarding a suspicious package.
Photos from the scene show what appears to be a bomb disposal robot.
There are also reports that a loud bang has been heard in the area.
A Met Police spokesperson confirmed they were alerted to the suspicious package at 3.01pm on Friday (October 18).
They added: "Specialist officers are in attendance and the vicinity is cordoned off while officers access the package.