The family of a young man, who committed suicide after being investigated over allegations of rape, are crowdfunding to raise funds for legal aid.
Borstals should be brought back into operation to discipline society's "feral young", according to security expert Dai Davies.
John Worboys has been charged with drugging four alleged victims with the intent of committing sex crimes.
Police are offering a £20k reward for information about a man who is wanted in connection with the abduction and rape of two women last week.
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the bodies of two women were reportedly discovered in a freezer by police.
A man accused of filming a burning model of Grenfell Tower has pleaded not guilty to two charges.
Shop workers are facing almost 300 assaults every day, ranging from attacks by drunks to being injured trying to tackle shoplifters, a new study suggests.
The Labour leader said the move would allow more rapists to "get away with it".
Detectives are seeking information about a rape suspect with a distinctive tattoo after releasing CCTV footage of him attempting to book a hotel room last week in the Watford area.
Rape complainants are being told they must hand over their mobile phones to police or risk prosecutions against their attackers not going ahead.
A 17-year-old boy accused of murdering grammar school pupil Yousef Makki in a knife attack is to appear in court today.
Moped riders staged a smash-and-grab raid at high-end jewellers Tiffany & Co making off with a "significant amount of items".
A Warwickshire butcher selling thousands of pounds worth of mislabelled meat has been jailed.
Police investigating the murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Londonderry have called for the public's assistance in identifying a short, stocky suspect they believe is responsible for her death.
The mother of a man who left abusive graffiti on a mosques in Preston has insisted he is "not a racist".
A woman accused of being a neo-Nazi terrorist claimed she only entered a Miss Hitler beauty pageant because she was pestered into it, a court has heard.
Peter Bleksley, a former Metropolitan Police Detective, has said that “serious crimes” are not being investigated, suggesting that instead people needed to “protect” themselves.
A man has been arrested in connection with the death of T2 Trainspotting actor Bradley Welsh.
Conservative MP Christopher Davies has been fined £1,500 and ordered to carry out 50 hours of community service after submitting two false expenses invoices for landscape photographs to decorate his new office.
Police are investigating the death of actor Bradley Welsh after he was shot dead in Edinburgh on Wednesday night.
Three gang members have been convicted of human trafficking offences after they used young children from London to transport and sell drugs in Hampshire as part of 'county lines' gangs.
Two rogue traders have been jailed after scamming elderly victims into paying for unnecessary repairs.
A 36-year-old man who had more than one million indecent images of children has been spared jail for the third time.
Employers could be kept in the dark about the criminal records of some job applicants under a review of rules by the home secretary.
A university drop-out has been found guilty of a knife attack on four police officers after they responded to a fake 999 call.
A 46-year-old man has been charged after a video showing an effigy of the Grenfell Tower being burned was posted online.
A bogus parking company made a fortune by promising to look after holidaymakers' cars before ditching the vehicles.
A conman who faced legal action after using Manchester United striker Eric Cantona's image on a range of wines without his permission has been caught after 21 years on the run.
A Turkish criminal was initially allowed to stay in the UK because a judge said his association with a gang showed that he had integrated into British life.
A hacker who blackmailed porn website users in what investigators say is the UK's most serious cyber crime case has been jailed for over six years.
An army cadet who praised Adolf Hitler constructed a potential bomb after researching instructions online, a court has heard.
Four police officers were savagely attacked in the line of duty by a knifeman who lured them with a bogus 999 call, a court has heard.
A east London man who calmly told a 999 operator he had killed his wife has been found guilty of murder.
The teenager who admitted raping and murdering six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has launched an appeal against his jail sentence.
A so-called slip-and-trip fraudster has been given a suspended prison sentence after an insurance firm brought what is thought to be the first private prosecution of its kind in the UK.
A woman who said during a series of Facebook posts that her ex-husband tried to strangle her has won a libel battle against him at the UK’s highest court.
The psychologist who assessed the teenage killer of Alesha MacPhail has blamed “political correctness” for preventing early-years psychopathy screening.
A man in his 30s has been arrested by police investigating a stabbing in Enfield, north London on Tuesday, the Metropolitan Police has said.
Teachers, nurses and police officers could be held accountable for failing to "spot warning signs" of violent crime among young people, under government plans announced today.
A “despicable” man who carried out a string of violent robberies at knife-point has been jailed for 35 years.
A young man who killed a stranger after hearing voices in his head has been jailed for life.
Cocaine users have "blood on their hands" and should be fined up to 100 per cent of their income if caught in possession, MPs have heard.
Lawyers for Empire actor Jussie Smollett claim charges alleging he lied to police about being attacked have been dropped.
Conservative MP Christopher Chope has said teenagers at risk of knife crime should learn self defence rather than carry a knife.
Two men have been arrested after five mosques had their windows smashed in Birmingham.
A self-employed gardener who "would not say boo to a goose" cannot explain why he painted "no blacks" at the home of a man and his 10-year-old son, a court has heard.
A tattooist, who was known as Dr Evil, has been jailed for carrying out ear and nipple removals and splitting a customer's tongue.
The 16-year-old boy who abducted, raped and murdered six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has been locked up for at least 27 years.
A 19-year-old woman in Washington has pleaded guilty to pushing her friend off a bridge into a river, causing severe injuries.
The “Yellow vest” protester James Goddard has pleaded not guilty to harassing MP Anna Soubry.