Tag: Crime

Tackling poverty is the 'best way' to cut crime in cities, says police chief

Tackling poverty is the ‘best way’ to cut crime in cities, says police chief

Reducing poverty and providing people with more opportunities is the “best way” to prevent crime, a police chief has said….

Real story behind Channel 4 mafia drama 'The Hunter' based on ruthless Alfonso Sabella - World News

Real story behind Channel 4 mafia drama ‘The Hunter’ based on ruthless Alfonso Sabella – World News

For Mafia-hunter Alfonso Sabella, racing desperately to save a kidnapped 12-year-old, the acid-burned remains of the boy’s bed in front…

Puppy stolen from flat by machete and axe thugs found dumped by side of road

Puppy stolen from flat by machete and axe thugs found dumped by side of road

A pup stolen by masked machete-wielding thugs after they smashed into his owners home has been found dumped on the…

Being officially declared a scam is apparently not a breach of Facebook's Community Standards

Being officially declared a scam is apparently not a breach of Facebook’s Community Standards

I’ve laid into Google Ads many times for putting investment frauds at the top of search results. Take bestisaforyou.com, which…

‘Kidnap’ victim dies after being bundled into back of car as murder probe launched

‘Kidnap’ victim dies after being bundled into back of car as murder probe launched

A murder investigation has been launched after a dying “kidnap” victim was found bundled in the back of a Vauxhall…

Amazon delivery driver's van stolen in brazen theft captured on doorbell camera

Amazon delivery driver’s van stolen in brazen theft captured on doorbell camera

Alarming footage shows the moment an Amazon delivery driver’s van was stolen by a brazen thief as he made a…

Son charged with murder after mum, 85, dies in bathtub 'from neck injuries'

Son charged with murder after mum, 85, dies in bathtub ‘from neck injuries’

A man has been charged with murder after his 85-year-old mother died in a bathtub in her east London home….

Madeleine McCann German probe "still at full speed" 10 months after paedo suspect named

Madeleine McCann German probe “still at full speed” 10 months after paedo suspect named

Prosecutors have insisted they “remain optimistic” they will crack the Madeleine McCann mystery – as the 14th anniversary of her…

Stepson accused of killing hotelier Richard Sutton 'visited dad's grave before attack'

Stepson accused of killing hotelier Richard Sutton ‘visited dad’s grave before attack’

Sir Richard Sutton’s stepson and suspected killer tended to his dad’s grave just hours before the multi-millionaire was stabbed, according…

Russian dissident strangled with dog lead before suicide was staged, inquest hears

Russian dissident strangled with dog lead before suicide was staged, inquest hears

An exiled Russian businessman and Putin critic was strangled with a dog lead by someone who then staged a suicide,…

One of Britain's richest men stabbed to death in mansion as murder probe launched

One of Britain’s richest men stabbed to death in mansion as murder probe launched

A murder probe is underway after one of Britain’s richest men has been found stabbed to death in his country…

Grieving mum of Richard Okorogheye wants answers as 'her heart feels ripped apart'

Grieving mum of Richard Okorogheye wants answers as ‘her heart feels ripped apart’

The grieving mother of a teenager found dead in a forest lake said her heart “feels as if it has…

Boy, 12, stabbed in leg after being chased on bouncy castle at sister's birthday party

Boy, 12, stabbed in leg after being chased on bouncy castle at sister’s birthday party

A 12-year-old boy has been stabbed on a bouncy castle at his sister’s eighth birthday party. The unnamed child was…

Tagged schoolboys who hacked rival to death in gangland hit jailed for life

Tagged schoolboys who hacked rival to death in gangland hit jailed for life

Two tagged schoolboys who hacked a rival to death with machetes in a gangland hit have been sentenced to life…

Petrol bombs thrown and cars set alight in third night of violence in Northern Ireland

Petrol bombs thrown and cars set alight in third night of violence in Northern Ireland

Shocking scenes of violence have broken out on the streets of Northern Ireland for a third night. A car was…

London 'could legalise cannabis' as Sadiq Khan plans to examine benefits

London ‘could legalise cannabis’ as Sadiq Khan plans to examine benefits

Cannabis laws could be relaxed in London as officials look for “fresh ideas” on drugs in the capital, it is…

'Jekyll and Hyde' killer who strangled wife in £3 chips row sent ex chilling confession

‘Jekyll and Hyde’ killer who strangled wife in £3 chips row sent ex chilling confession

Twisted Thomas McCann sent his former mistress a letter from jail after strangling his wife in a row over frozen…

Girlfriend of jetski lockdown Romeo who rode across sea charged with attack on woman

Girlfriend of jetski lockdown Romeo who rode across sea charged with attack on woman

The girlfriend of a romantic jetskier who rode across the sea to be with her has been charged with attacking…

Hundreds attend 'Kill the Bill' protests across England as police issue warning

Hundreds attend ‘Kill the Bill’ protests across England as police issue warning

Hundreds of people have gathered for ‘Kill the Bill’ protests across England today. Demonstrations have taken place in cities including…

Man, 24, guilty of murdering woman before dismembering body in room above kebab shop

Man, 24, guilty of murdering woman before dismembering body in room above kebab shop

A man has been found guilty of murdering an intoxicated woman after coming across her by chance as she walked…

Revealed: Indian call centre was running a rampant computer scam on the orders of a company in Surrey

Revealed: Indian call centre was running a rampant computer scam on the orders of a company in Surrey

The Microsoft tech support scam is a fraud that can target anyone with a computer. Pop-up messages urge you to…

Adulrasheed Bawa, the Chairman-designate- EFCC

BREAKING: Abdulrasheed Bawa’S Appointment as EFCC Chairman Has Been Confirmed by Senate

Adulrasheed Bawa, the Chairman-designate- EFCC Adulrasheed Bawa The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has a new chairman.40-year-old…