Murder

Friday, August 2, 2019

Friday, August 2, 2019

Mother who murdered her own children jailed for life

Mother who murdered her own children jailed for life

Louise Porton has been jailed for life for murdering her three-year-old and 17-month-old daughters.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Thursday, June 6, 2019

German nurse jailed for life for murdering 85 patients

German nurse jailed for life for murdering 85 patients

A former nurse who put patients into cardiac arrest because he liked to try and resuscitate them has been convicted of 85 counts of murder in north-western Germany.

Friday, February 22, 2019

Friday, February 22, 2019

Killer of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail named as teenager Aaron Campbell

Killer of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail named as teenager Aaron Campbell

Killer of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail named as teenager Aaron Campbell

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.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Met Police Chief: Stephen Lawrence inquiry ‘defined my generation of policing’

Met Police Chief: Stephen Lawrence inquiry ‘defined my generation of policing’

Met Police Chief: Stephen Lawrence inquiry ‘defined my generation of policing’

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick has said the public inquiry into the death of Stephen Lawrence “defined” her generation of policing, after the report branded the police force to be institutionally racist.

Friday, December 28, 2018

Friday, December 28, 2018

Three men found guilty of murder over Leicester shop explosion

Three men found guilty of murder over Leicester shop explosion

Three men who killed five people in a "bomb-like" shop blast have been convicted of murder and plotting to claim a £300,000 insurance pay-out.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Child killer David McGreavy who impaled children on railings to be released from prison

David McGreavy: Killer who impaled children on railings to be released from prison

David McGreavy: Killer who impaled children on railings to be released from jail

A man who killed three children before hanging their bodies on a fence outside their home has been cleared for release by the Parole Board.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Khalid Safi was stabbed to death in North Acton

'Snapchat queen' who posted a video of boyfriend dying found guilty of ordering killing

'Snapchat queen' who posted video of dying boyfriend guilty of ordering killing

Fatima Khan, 20, plotted with a love rival to kill Afghan asylum seeker Khalid Safi

John Westland is accused of killing Liam Deane (pictured) in Leeds prison

Prisoner: I killed cell mate 'because he's a sex offender'

Prisoner: I killed cell mate 'because he's a sex offender'

John Westland, 29, supposedly made the comments a day after the body of Liam Deane was found by officers at HMP Leeds

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Couple jailed for life for killing French au pair

Couple jailed for life for killing French au pair

Sabrina Kouider, 35, and her partner Ouissem Medouni, 40, killed 21-year-old nanny Sophie Lionnet.

Friday, June 15, 2018

Friday, June 15, 2018

Two teenage moped riders jailed for murder of youth worker

Two teenage moped riders jailed for murder of youth worker

They killed 28-year-old Abdul Samad for his iPhone and little more than "aggression and blood lust" as they swept across west London on a scooter.

Friday, June 1, 2018

Friday, June 1, 2018

Man arrested on suspicion of murdering a 28-year-old woman in north London

Man arrested on suspicion of murdering a 28-year-old woman in north London

Police were called at 2.30am on Friday by paramedics to reports of an unresponsive woman inside a residential address in Brent.

Friday, May 18, 2018

Friday, May 18, 2018

24-year-old man stabbed to death in Barking

24-year-old man stabbed to death in Barking

Detectives have launched a murder probe the 24-year-old man was found injured east London.

Monday, April 23, 2018

Monday, April 23, 2018

The murder of the teenager was a watershed moment in modern race relations in the UK

25 years on: Stephen Lawrence's life and legacy celebrated

25 years on: Stephen Lawrence's life and legacy celebrated

National figures, including Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle, will join Stephen's family for the event being held today in the central London

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Stephen Lawrence, who was 18 when he was murdered in April 1993

'No new lines of inquiry' in Stephen Lawrence murder probe

'No new lines of inquiry' in Stephen Lawrence murder probe

As 25th anniversary of teenager’s death approaches, murder investigation 'unlikely to progress'

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tanesha Melbourne-Blake's family visit scene of shooting in Tottenham

Tanesha Melbourne-Blake's family visit scene of shooting in Tottenham

Tanesha Melbourne-Blake's family visit scene of shooting in Tottenham

Tanesha Melbourne-Blake was the 48th murder victim in London this year

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

Man jailed for 26 years for murder of ex-girlfriend's partner in travel agents

Man jailed for 26 years for murder of ex-girlfriend's partner in travel agents

Man jailed for 26 years for murder of ex-girlfriend's partner in travel agents

Andrew Burke slit the throat of Cassie Hayes in front of horrified staff and shoppers

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

The boy's death took the capital's murder toll for the year so far to 48 in little over three months

London shooting: Second teenager dies

London shooting: Second teenager dies

The youth, who was shot in the face in Walthamstow, died in hospital with his family by his bedside on Tuesday evening

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

A 17-year-old girl was shot dead "for no reason at all" in a fatal drive-by attack during a night of violence in London

Tottenham girl's shooting was due to 'postcode war'

Tottenham girl's shooting was due to 'postcode war'

The teenager, named locally as Tanesha, was with friends in Chalgrove Road, Tottenham, north London, when she was murdered

'There's a perception murders are one black criminal killing another black criminal', says former police officer

Former police officer: 'There's a perception murders are one black criminal killing another'

'There's a perception murders are one black criminal killing another'

Former police officer Norman Brennan spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the recent spate of violent crimes

Monday, April 2, 2018

Monday, April 2, 2018

British teenager suspected of Essex murder arrested in Amsterdam

British teenager suspected of Essex murder arrested in Amsterdam

British teenager suspected of Essex murder arrested in Amsterdam

Police previously offered a reward of up to £10,000 for information on Bradley Blundell

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Police inspector to be sentenced for murder of detective constable wife

Police inspector to be sentenced for murder of wife

Police inspector to be sentenced for murder of wife

The woman's body was discovered in a lake

Friday, March 16, 2018

Friday, March 16, 2018

The bodies were found at Twickenham and Birling Gap

Family death mystery: Mother stabbed while rest of family fell from height, police say

Family death mystery: Mother stabbed while husband, sons fell from height

Officers gave an update after police found the bodies in near-simultaneous discoveries in Twickenham and East Sussex on March 5.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

The incident took place in Chadwell Heath

Murder probe launched after teenager chased down and stabbed to death by East London gang

Murder probe launched after teen chased and stabbed to death in East London

Police were called at approximately 10.30pm on Wednesday March 14 to reports of an assault on Padnell Road

Indonesian province may introduce beheading as punishment for murder

Indonesian province may introduce beheading as punishment for murder

Indonesian province may introduce beheading as punishment for murder

The province Aceh is the only one in the country to be run under sharia law

Monday, March 12, 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018

Boy aged just 14 charged with murder of man near London nursery

Boy aged just 14 charged with murder of man near London nursery

Boy aged just 14 charged with murder of man near London nursery

Kelva Smith was discovered with several stab wounds on a street in South Norwood last week

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Doherty and Sheppard were travelling home on the bus together

Man who killed 'friend' as he slept on bus admits murder

Man who killed 'friend' as he slept on bus admits murder

Doherty launched completely unprovoked attack after a day of riding buses with his victim

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

North Korea was behind killing of Kim Jong-nam, says US

North Korea was behind killing of Kim Jong-nam, says US

North Korea was behind killing of Kim Jong-nam, says US

The US has imposed more sanctions on North Korea

Friday, March 2, 2018

Friday, March 2, 2018

Parveez Akthar pulled out a knife and stabbed his wife without warning

Life jail for man who stabbed wife to death in front of children

Life jail for man who stabbed wife to death in front of children

Parvez Akthar killed his wife after gambling and alcohol binge

Lucian Stinci: London man gets life for killing female flatmate with hammer in jealous rage fuelled by viagra and S&M videos

London man gets life for killing female flatmate in viagra-fuelled hammer rage

Stinci was eventually stopped when another flatmate hit him with a wine bottle and ran for help

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Anne James was found dead last night

Walsall pensioner Anne James found dead in suspected knife attack

Walsall pensioner found dead in suspected knife attack

Anne James was found dead at around 6pm last night

Alexander Palmer (left) and his victim

Former soldier Alexander Palmer jailed for killing pensioner Peter Wrighton in dog-walking rage

Former soldier jailed for killing pensioner in dog-walking rage

Alexander Palmer stabbed Peter Wrighton 45 times simply because he didn't like dog walkers

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Information on neglect was not shared between professionals  before mother killed baby

Portsmouth baby murder: Key information was not shared by professionals beforehand, review finds

Key information was not shared before Portsmouth baby murder, review finds

A case review has discovered information about 'early signs of neglect' was not adequate passed on to the relevant authorities

Monday, February 26, 2018

Monday, February 26, 2018

Pensioner arrested on suspicion of murdering 82-year-old husband

Pensioner arrested on suspicion of murdering 82-year-old husband

Pensioner arrested on suspicion of murdering 82-year-old husband

It is thought the man was suffering with terminal cancer at the time of his death

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Texas Board of Pardons votes to commute murderer's death sentence following calls from victim

Texas Board of Pardons votes to commute murderer's death sentence following calls from victim

Texas Board of Pardons votes to commute murderer's death sentence

Thomas "Bart" Whitaker's father, who was also a victim of his attack, said the death penalty should never have been considered

Monday, February 19, 2018

Monday, February 19, 2018

British teenage murder suspect Bradley Blundell 'on the run in Ibiza'

British teenage murder suspect Bradley Blundell 'on the run in Ibiza'

British teenage murder suspect 'on the run in Ibiza'

A reward of up to £10,000 has been offered for information leading to Bradley Blundell's arrest

Father asks for son's death penalty to be dropped, despite murdering his family

Father asks for son's death penalty to be dropped, despite murdering his family

Father asks for son's death penalty to be dropped, despite murdering his family

Thomas 'Bart' Whitaker murdered his mother and brother in 2003 and is due to be killed later this week

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Mujahid Arshid was besotted with his victim, his trial heard

Mujahid Arshid: Man found guilty of raping and murdering his niece before stuffing body in freezer

Man found guilty of raping and murdering niece before stuffing body in freezer

Infatuated Muhahid Arshid subjected Celine Dookhran and another woman to a horrific rape and kidnapping ordeal after researching how to dissolve bodies in acid

Monday, February 12, 2018

Monday, February 12, 2018

Foy was wearing only a pair of pink shorts and had taken cocaine and alcohol

Nicholas Foy: Man who stabbed French tourist in cocaine-fuelled attack guilty of murder

Man who stabbed French tourist in cocaine-fuelled attack guilty of murder

Nicholas Foy was wearing only a pair of pink shorts when he attacked Volpe and subsequently had to be tasere4d

Internet search history 'deeply implicates man accused of murder'

Internet search history 'deeply implicates man accused of murder'

Internet search history 'deeply implicates man accused of murder'

Sainey Marong allegedly searched for necrophilia and kidnapping

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

New mother may have killed husband and baby before committing suicide

New mother may have killed husband and baby before committing suicide

New mother may have killed husband and baby before committing suicide

Experts believe postpartum psychosis may have played a part in the incident

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Joshua Stimpson killed Molly McLaren two months after she broke up with him

Joshua Stimpson jailed for life for murdering ex-girlfriend Molly McLaren

Joshua Stimpson jailed for life for murdering ex-girlfriend Molly McLaren

Stimpson stabbed McLaren to death in jealous rage after they worked out together at local gym

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Man who bragged about killing boy online sentenced to life imprisonment

Marcel Hesse: Man who bragged about killing boy online sentenced to life imprisonment

Man who bragged about killing boy online sentenced to life imprisonment

Marcel Hesse also killed a man who had confronted him about killing the boy

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

The victim was found unconscious following a disturbance

Man beaten to death at Birmingham bedsit

Man beaten to death at Birmingham bedsit

Officers found a man unconscious at the bedsit, but could not save him

Man 'admits murdering wife Alexia Daval' after previously appearing distraught at press conferences

Man 'admits murdering wife Alexia Daval' after previously appearing distraught at press conferences

Man 'admits murdering wife' after appearing distraught at press conferences

Jonathann Daval had claimed his wife never returned from a jog

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Brandon's body was found in a garden yesterday

Two men arrested after teenager's body found in garden in Liverpool

Two men arrested after teenager's body found in garden in Liverpool

Brandon Regan's body was found in Speke yesterday

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Student 'stabbed to death by ex-boyfriend she met on Tinder'

Student stabbed to death by ex-boyfriend 'she met on Tinder'

Student stabbed to death by ex-boyfriend 'she met on Tinder'

Molly McLaren was in a relationship with Joshua Stimpson for seven months before splitting up

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Mylee was found with knife wounds on Saturday

54-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murdering Birmingham schoolgirl Mylee Billingham

Man arrested on suspicion of murdering Birmingham schoolgirl Mylee Billingham

Mylee was stabbed to death on Saturday in Walsall

Friday, January 19, 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018

Family 'shocked and saddened' by death of British Amelia Blake in Australia

Family 'shocked and saddened' by death of Briton Amelia Blake in Australia

Family 'shocked and saddened' by death of Briton Amelia Blake in Australia

The woman was found with the body of a man in his 30s in a suspected murder-suicide

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Akhtar Javeed was shot as he tried to flee robbers

Man who 'shot dead businessman' at Birmingham factory tracked down in Pakistan

Man who 'shot dead businessman' at Birmingham factory tracked down in Pakistan

Tahir Zarif fled the UK days after Akhtar Javeed was killed in a botched robbery

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Two men handed life prison sentence for 'barbaric' murder of Syrian woman and baby

Two men handed life prison sentence for 'barbaric' murder of Syrian refugee and her baby

Two men jailed for life for killing Syrian refugee and her baby

The woman's husband has claimed the prison sentence is not severe enough

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

The woman made the confession on Sunday

Woman admits murdering man several years ago and burying body in garden

Woman admits murdering man several years ago and burying body in garden

63-year-old woman disclosed she had killed a man several years ago in Reddish

A teenager has been arrested by police

Police hunt teenagers who battered shop worker to death in row over cigarette papers

Police hunt teenagers who battered shop worker to death in row over cigarettes

Three teenage boys came into the shop and tried to buy cigarette papers, before becoming angry when they were refused

Friday, January 5, 2018

Friday, January 5, 2018

Johnson pleaded guilty to murder on January 2

Serial killer Theodore Johnson jailed for life for murdering woman in hammer attack

Serial killer Theodore Johnson jailed for life for murdering woman in hammer att

Johnson had previous convictions for manslaughter relating to the deaths of his wife and former girlfriend

An inquiry by Wolverhampton Safeguarding Children Board found the death of Jeremiah Regis-Ngaujah could not have been predicted

Jeremiah Regis-Ngaujah: Social workers were unaware that murdered toddler's mother had been 'exorcised'

Social workers were unaware that murdered toddler's mother had been 'exorcised'

Social workers were unaware of an internet video showing the 'exorcism' of Sindyann Regis

Iuliana Tudos was seen in the park just after 8.20pm

Finsbury Park murder: Suspect Kasim Lewis to stand trial in June over Iuliana Tudos killing

Finsbury Park murder suspect to stand trial in June

Lewis is charged with murdering Tudos and leaving her body in Finsbury Park on Christmas Eve

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