Life Sentence

Celebrity S**ts in Bucket / Prisons in Crisis

Georgia Brown | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK
Georgia Brown

My dad is in maximum-security prison after an unreliable career in armed robbery. He already served ten-years and was finally promoted to an open prison - you know the ones - the kind we reserve for our white-collar criminals like celebrity politicians Jeffrey Archer and Jonathan Aitken. Annoyingly my dad didn't write a best seller in the last few months of his stretch...

Is a Police Officer's Life Worth Less Now Than in 1966? So It Would Seem

Jacqui Hames | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Politics
Jacqui Hames

Every day our mainly unarmed officers put themselves at risk on our behalf, just as they did in 1966 - the risks are probably even higher - the very least we can do in return is show that life will always mean life for appalling crimes like this.

PICTURES: The 'Whole Life' Killers Who Will Never Be Free

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.05.2013 | UK

Mark Bridger joins a small group of prisoners whose crimes are deemed so appalling they will spend the rest of their lives behind bars. Even notori...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Dave's Red Line

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Politics

The ten things you need to know on Wednesday 15 May... 1) DAVE'S RED LINE Today, the Commons speaker John Bercow will make a decision on whether...

Men Jailed For Life Over McDonald's Murder Of Father Of Four

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK

Two men have been given life sentences for shooting a father of four dead after a "trivial argument" in a queue at McDonald's. One of the murderers...

Life In Jail For Father Who Killed Baby When 'Frustrated His Changing Nappy'

PA | Posted 12.12.2011 | UK

A father who murdered his seven-week-old son when he was left alone with him for 20 minutes has been jailed for life. Ian Hutchinson, 25, must serv...

A Timeline Of The Joanna Yeates Trial

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK

Joanna Yeates' Friday evening started out like many people’s will this evening. She went for a few drinks with her colleagues on her way back from w...