A man has been arrested after threatening a Greenwich Council staff member then biting and scratching three police officers.
The incident occured on Calderwood Street in Woolwich.
The man first threatened a Greenwich Council environmental officer with a pole before attacking responding police.
He has been charged with three counts of assaulting a police officer and one count of public order offences.
It was revealed last week that Woolwich will see a dedicated police team for the town centre.