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.
Police have release new CCTV footage after a 98-year-old died following a violent robbery in his home.
Images of 38 wanted individuals will be displayed on two vans driving around London to encourage the public to come forward with information.
Police have named the suspect in a shooting attack on a tram in the central Dutch city of Utrecht which has left three people dead and nine injured.
A former science teacher has been jailed for at least 18 years after drowning her three-year-old daughter in a bath when her marriage broke down.
The national chairman of the Police Federation has said it is “clear” that the home secretary had fought for the £100million extra funding announced on Wednesday, because Theresa May has shown “nothing but contempt for policing”.
Actress Tina Malone has narrowly avoided jail after she admitted sharing a social media post identifying one of James Bulger’s killers.
Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the worldwide web, has called on the public and politicians to "come together" to end its misuse in a letter to mark the technology's 30th anniversary.
The owner of a clothes shop in south east London is offering refuge to teenagers who fear they may be a victim of knife crime.
Paul Mitchell has been jailed for 14 weeks after assaulting Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish during Sunday's derby.
A 15-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of Jodie Chesney in east London, the Metropolitan Police said.
A 15-year-old boy has been charged with murder, following the fatal stabbing of a 17-year-old in west London.
A coin enthusiast is facing life imprisonment for the “senseless and brutal” murder of a fellow collector over his limited edition Beatrix Potter 50p coins.
A 57-year-old man has been jailed for life after putting poison in his colleagues' sandwiches.
Families have expressed their "disappointment" and "devastation" after a pilot was cleared over the deaths of 11 men in the Shoreham air crash.
A murder investigation has been launched after a woman’s body was found in a shallow grave in Kew.
The former Labour Home Secretary has accused the prime minister of being in “complete denial” about the causes of knife crime, after she suggested that there “was no direct correlation between certain crimes and police numbers".
An IS fanatic who planned to kill tourists on Oxford Street has been jailed for life after a judge ruled his extremism "ran very deep".
A father and five other men have been found guilty of orchestrating an acid attack on a three-year-old during in a bitter custody battle with the child's mother.
Former Chief Constable of Cambridge Police, Tom Lloyd has described the proposal to bring in the army to deal with knife crime as “nonsense”.
The founder of Shatter Boys, a support group for male survivors of child sexual abuse in Rochdale, has told talkRADIO that UKIP has offered to fund them if they raise alarm about grooming gangs.
The father of Jimmy Mizen, who was stabbed to death aged 16 in 2008, has said that “everyone is running around like headless chickens” because no one knows how to tackle knife crime.
A rapper has been jailed for eight-and-a-half years for the manslaughter of Holby City actor John Michie’s daughter.
A drugs policy expert has said that legalising medical cannabis allows “sick people to get the best medicine for their ailments”, but that the government was not moving fast enough.
Drug smugglers who ran a £30million drugs ring from Stoke-on-Trent were jailed for a total of 100 years today.
A slew of stabbings across two major cities has been described as a "national emergency" by West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner David Jamieson.
A conman has been jailed for his part in a scam worth hundreds of thousands of pounds which made computer users think their machines had been infected with a virus.
The 16-year-old boy who raped and murdered Alesha MacPhail can be identified as Aaron Campbell after a judge allowed his name to be reported.
Emojis pose no more difficulty to the courts than interpreting another language, a criminal defence lawyer has argued.
Police have named a man who died in the lobby of a luxury hotel after being stabbed in the street in central London.
Four men have been jailed for almost 50 years after a pedestrian was run over and killed by a stolen HGV they were holding to ransom.
A 54-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of racially aggravated criminal damage after “no blacks” was written on a door.
Eleven people are being held on suspicion of murder after a fatal stabbing in central London.