One man was caught after climbing a fence to get onto the palace grounds. He faces charges of criminal damage, trespass and burglary. A second man was arrested outside Buckingham Palace on suspicion of conspiracy to commit burglary.
No members of the royal family were at Buckingham Palace at the time of the incident that took place Monday night. The Palace has not commented on the incident, saying it is a police matter. While this isn't the first time there have been intruders at Buckingham Palace, it is the most serious an the last 30 years or so.
So far no details have been released regarding what the men intended to do if they got into Buckingham Palace. The two men have been released on bail.