Courts

Friday, September 20, 2019

Friday, September 20, 2019

Paedophile who injected boy with steroids jailed for ten years

Paedophile who injected boy with steroids jailed for ten years

John Andrew Carter injected a teenage boy with testosterone and sexually abused him for a period of two years.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Thursday, September 19, 2019

PC Andrew Harper: Murder charge dropped against 20-year-old

PC Andrew Harper: Murder charge dropped against 20-year-old

A 20-year-old man accused of murdering PC Andrew Harper had the charge against him dropped during a hearing at the Old Bailey today.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Teenagers on trial for murder after youth centre stabbing

Teenagers on trial for murder after youth centre stabbing

Two teenagers are on trial for murder after 23-year-old Glendon Spence was stabbed to death at a south London youth centre.

Monday, August 12, 2019

Monday, August 12, 2019

Man charged after police officer run over with hijacked patrol car

Man charged after police officer run over with hijacked patrol car

Mubashar Hussein will appear in court accused of attempted murder after a policeman's car was hijacked and used to run him over.

Friday, August 9, 2019

Friday, August 9, 2019

Extinction Rebellion protester: Government should be on trial

Extinction Rebellion protester: Government should be on trial

A former banker turned Extinction Rebellion protester has faced court for his role in the April mass demonstrations.

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Psychiatric reports ordered for teenage Tate suspect

Psychiatric reports ordered for teenage Tate suspect

The teenager accused of throwing a six-year-old boy from the Tate modern viewing platform appeared at the Old Bailey today.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Motorist jailed for road rage attack on 80-year-old

Motorist jailed for road rage attack on 80-year-old

John Edward Dugdale is jailed for 16 months for inflicting "horrific injuries" to 80-year-old Paul Eva.

Friday, August 2, 2019

Friday, August 2, 2019

Policeman cleared of racial assault after dog bites traveller

Policeman cleared of racial assault after dog bites traveller

A police officer has been cleared of racially aggravated wounding after footage of his service dog biting a traveller was posted online.

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Thursday, August 1, 2019

British rapper guilty of ‘county lines’ heroin dealing

British rapper guilty of ‘county lines’ heroin dealing

A British grime artist and five others have been found guilty of drug dealing through county lines drugs routes.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Drug dealer jailed after being caught by his own car’s dashcam

Drug dealer jailed after being caught by his own car’s dashcam

Scott Curtis, 45, has been jailed for two years and six months after he was caught dealing drugs by his own dashboard camera.

Modern slavery boss who fled UK trial found in Poland

Modern slavery boss who fled UK trial found in Poland

Ignacy Brzezinski is awaiting extradition to the UK to begin his 11 year sentence for running the country's largest modern slavery organisation.

Monday, July 29, 2019

Monday, July 29, 2019

Man appears in court for filming model Grenfell Tower on bonfire

Man appears in court for filming model Grenfell Tower on bonfire

Paul Bussetti, 46, denies the charges against him but admits filming the video in a "stupid moment."

Friday, July 26, 2019

Friday, July 26, 2019

‘Peter Pan Nanny’ jailed for sexually abusing children

‘Peter Pan Nanny’ jailed for sexually abusing children

A male 'nanny' who advertised himself as 'Peter Pan' has been jailed for 14 years for a string of sexual assaults on children as young as six.

‘Manipulative and devious’ Carl Beech jailed for 18 years

‘Manipulative and devious’ Carl Beech jailed for 18 years

Carl Beech will spend 18 years behind bars after being convicted of 12 counts of perverting the course of justice.

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Boy sentenced for lying to police after Yousef Makki death

Boy sentenced for lying to police after Yousef Makki death

A 17-year-old boy has admitted perverting the course of justice after the death of teenager Yousef Makki.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Kevin Cairns

Conman jailed for swindling dying father

Conman jailed for swindling dying father

A conman who swindled a terminally-ill father out of £12,500 has been jailed for four years.

Friday, March 1, 2019

Friday, March 1, 2019

Louella Fletcher-Michie

Rapper jailed for death of Holby City star's daughter

Rapper jailed for death of Holby City star's daughter

A rapper has been jailed for eight-and-a-half years for the manslaughter of Holby City actor John Michie’s daughter.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Sally Challen

Woman who killed husband granted a retrial in landmark appeal

Woman who killed husband granted a retrial in landmark appeal

A woman who killed her husband with a hammer has had her murder conviction overturned in a landmark appeal.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Coke-on-Trent

‘Coke-on-Trent’ drug gang jailed for 100 years

‘Coke-on-Trent’ drug gang jailed for 100 years

Drug smugglers who ran a £30million drugs ring from Stoke-on-Trent were jailed for a total of 100 years today.

Sammy Challen protesters

Protesters gather to support appeal for woman who murdered abusive husband

Protesters gather to support appeal for woman who murdered abusive husband

Demonstrators gathered at the Royal Courts of Justice in support of a landmark murder conviction appeal they hope will be a historic victory for victims of domestic abuse.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Former judge handed five year prison sentence for asking defendants for sexual favours

Former judge handed five-year prison sentence for asking defendants for sexual favours

Former judge handed prison sentence for asking defendants for sexual favours

Joseph Boeckmann was charged with witness tampering, wire fraud and corruption

Julia Hartley-Brewer says it's 'bizarre' to suggest abuse in the home is more serious than in public

Julia Hartley-Brewer says it's 'bizarre' to suggest abuse in the home is more serious than in public

'It's bizarre to suggest abuse in the home is more serious than in public'

New sentencing guidelines mean domestic abusers are more likely to be handed a prison sentence

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Interrogation chairs put up for sale online in China

Interrogation chairs put up for sale online in China

Interrogation chairs put up for sale online in China

The chairs cost between £55 and £340