Jon Venables

Jury Out In The Bulger Killer 'Leak' Case

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.11.2014 | UK

A jury has retired to consider verdicts in the trial of a prison officer who is accused of selling stories about James Bulger killer Jon Venables to a...

Journalist 'Paid Prison Officer' For Story About Bulger Killer

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK

James Bulger's killer's secret new identity was used by a tabloid reporter as a "codeword" to verify an anonymous source who rang up with stories abou...

Maxine Carr Marries 'Besotted' Boyfriend

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK

Maxine Carr – who provided a false alibi for Soham murderer Ian Huntley - has married her “besotted” boyfriend. Carr, 37, who now lives unde...

James Bulger Killer 'Freed Again'

The Huffington Post/ PA | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK

Jon Venables - one of the notorious child killers of James Bulger - has been secretly freed from prison, it was reported today. But James's mum De...

As One of the Killers of James Bulger Is to Be Released, Could a Similar Tragedy Happen Again?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK
Dr Raj Persaud

It is widely reported that Jon Venables, one of the two perpetrators originally found guilty for the killing of James Bulger, could be about to be released from prison. Venables had previously been paroled, but was returned to jail for accessing child pornography.

Jon Venables To Be Released

PA | Posted 04.07.2013 | UK

Jon Venables, one of the child killers of toddler James Bulger, has been granted parole after he was sent back to jail for accessing child pornography...

Prison Officer Jailed For Selling Info On James Bulger Killer

PA | Posted 27.03.2013 | UK

A former police constable and a prison officer have been jailed for selling information to the Sun newspaper. Ex-Surrey Pc Alan Tierney and Richard...

Legal Action Against People Who Posted 'Pictures Of James Bulger Killer' Online

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK

The Attorney General has decided to bring contempt proceedings against individuals who posted photographs online purporting to show James Bulger kille...

Twitter Photo Of James Bulger Killer Sparks Investigation

PA | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK

The Attorney General has launched an investigation after photographs purporting to show killer Jon Venables were allegedly posted on the internet. ...

'It Just Ripped Us Apart'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK

The father of murdered toddler James Bulger has spoken out on the 20th anniversary of the crime. Ralph Bulger described how his life was "ripped ap...

'Jon Venables Is Still A Danger': James Bulger's Mother In Parole Board Plea

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK

The mother of murdered toddler James Bulger plans to address a parole hearing for killer Jon Venables in the hope of preventing his release. Denis...

Britain 'Still Can't Deal With Child Criminals'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2013 | UK

A former MP who represented the area where James Bulger was murdered has said nearly 20 years after the toddler's death that Britain remains ill-equip...

Neighbour Who Claimed He Lived Next To Bulger Killer Spared Jail

PA | Posted 11.01.2012 | UK

A man who falsely accused his neighbour of being one of James Bulger's killers has been spared an immediate prison sentence. Spencer Payne, 44, pos...

James Bulger Killer Jon Venables To Remain In Prison 'Indefinitely'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK

Jon Venables, the killer of James Bulger, will not be allowed to leave prison under a second identity, because officials believe he cannot be trusted ...