UK Murder

Bizarre Details Emerge About Brit Found Dead Outside Malaga Airport

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 25.10.2016 | UK

The British man found dead outside Malaga airport last week had a slice of ham placed on each buttock and his genitals placed in a can of tuna. Steve...

Brit Found Dead, Semi-Naked And Bound Outside Spanish Airport

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 22.10.2016 | UK

The semi-naked and bound body of a British man was found outside Malaga airport on Friday morning. Spanish police have launched an investigation and s...

'Buried Alive' Murder Case Of Two Boys Re-Opened After 36 Years

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 16.10.2016 | UK

The unsolved murder case of two 11-year-old boys found beaten and dying on a rubbish dump is to be reopened 36 years later. New evidence and potential...

Pensioner, 78, Arrested Over Murder Of Schoolgirl Elsie Frost In 1965

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK

A 78-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a schoolgirl more than 50 years ago. Elsie Frost was just 14 when she was attacked a...

Eggheads Star CJ De Mooi Could Face ‘Police Quiz About 12 Bodies Pulled From Amsterdam Canals’

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK

A former star panelist of BBC quiz show Eggheads could face questions from police about 12 dead bodies found in the canals of Amsterdam. CJ De Mooi wa...

Extreme Cleaners: Daily Dealings With Death

Kirsty Bosley | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK
Kirsty Bosley

When I saw that How Clean Is Your Crime Scene was filed under 'popular' on Netflix, it got me thinking. The documentary follows cleaners in California...

Man Dies In Machete Attack As He Tried To Stop Thieves Stealing His Moped

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.09.2016 | UK

UPDATE: Celebrity Bodyguard Hacked To Death With Machetes After Confronting Moped Thieves A murder investigation has been launched after a man was fa...

New BBC Thriller Series 'One Of Us' - A Feast Of Crime and deviance

Dr Elizabeth Yardley | Posted 02.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Dr Elizabeth Yardley

After the first episode, we were left with the pieces of a challenging jigsaw scattered all over the floor - with not much idea how they fitted together and whether they were all part of the same puzzle. The writers provided us with a few theories that left seasoned crime drama viewers saying "That's far too obvious", so we are certainly in for an interesting ride as the series unfolds.

Tory MP Slams Racists 'From The Sewer' After Pole's Death

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 31.08.2016 | UK Politics

A Tory MP has slammed Brexit racists “who come from the sewers”, following the killing of a Polish man in Essex. Education Minister Rob Halfon las...

Police Seek Four Women After Banker 'Killed By Single Punch' In Blackheath

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK

Police are looking to speak to four white women, after a young London banker died following a single punch in an apparently unprovoked attack. Oliver ...

Death In Hyde Park Sparks Murder Investigation

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 13.08.2016 | UK

Police are treating the death of a man close to a tourist hotspot in central London as murder. Officers were called to Hyde Park at around 5.50am o...

Ellie Butler's Sibling Described Life In 'Bad House' With Father Who Murdered Her

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 30.07.2016 | UK

The younger sibling of murdered six-year-old Ellie Butler told of life in “my ... bad house”, a judge has said. The sibling told of having their...

Widow, 81, ‘Set On Fire’ In Grounds Of £2m Marlow Home

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.07.2016 | UK

A murder investigation is underway after the body of a pensioner was found in the grounds of her £2 million home. The 81-year-old, named by neighbour...

After the Funeral, When Everyone has Gone Home

Maggy Whitehouse | Posted 28.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Maggy Whitehouse

If you want to help Brendan Cox, or any bereaved friend, remember that the pain goes on for them. And on, and on, and on. You can help. Just be there. Take them out, let them cry, realise that they are a newborn trying to find out who they are going to become now that the world has ended. They will remember your kindness (or your stupidity) forever.

'Evil' Dad Guilty Of Murdering 6-Year-Old Daughter And Plotting To Cover It Up

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK

“Evil” father Ben Butler has been jailed for at least 23 years for killing his six-year-old daughter in a fit of rage - 11 months after winning he...

Jo Cox's Murder Is a Call to Action for Us All

Louise Wilson | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Politics
Louise Wilson

The attack is also a symptom of the aggressive politics we have basically come to accept in the 21st Century. Many elected representatives receive abuse, often daily. Campaigners, advocates, even Twitter users are frequently subject to both verbal and physical abuse. This has become normalised - and it shouldn't have. We are all to blame for that. We must address this.

Two Guilty Over Murder Of Woman Shot In Face With Sawn-Off Shotgun

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 28.05.2016 | UK

Two "ruthless, calculated and violent" men have been found guilty of murdering a 26-year-old woman who was shot in the face at "point-blank range" wit...

Man Charged With Murder Of Nurse Stabbed To Death In Mental Health Hospital

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 15.05.2016 | UK

A 40-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a nurse who was stabbed to death in a mental health hospital. Jimmy Jedson, of Brighton Road, So...

Anti-Mothers, Uber-Mothers, Passive Mothers and the Making of Murderers

Dr Elizabeth Yardley | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK Entertainment
Dr Elizabeth Yardley

Through examining 10 cases in Murderers and their Mothers, I have begun to unpick the complex fabric of the killer by pulling at the "mother" thread. Why such an emphasis on mothers? What about the fathers? Isn't this sexist? These are questions that I have encountered a lot over the past few months.

Men's Bodies Found In Hull Back Garden Were 'Wrapped In A Duvet'

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 24.04.2016 | UK

Detectives investigating the deaths of two middle-aged men whose bodies were found in a back garden have launched a murder inquiry. Humberside Police ...

Schoolboy Who Idolised Yorkshire Ripper Found Guilty Of Frenzied Stranger Killings

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 22.04.2016 | UK

Warning: story contains graphic content A teenage boy who was obsessed with killers including the Yorkshire Ripper has been found guilty of mu...

Husband Who Decapitated Wife & Flushed Her Head Down The Toilet Jailed for Life

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK

A jealous husband has been jailed for life with a minimum of 21 years after being found guilty at the Old Bailey of beheading his wife and flushing he...

Steve Brookstein Tweets Teens Charged With Double Murder Must Be ‘Fans Of X Factor’

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK

Steve Brookstein has bizarrely remarked that two 14-year-olds charged with the murder of a mother and her teenage daughter must be “fans of X-Factor...

Mother Accused Of Murdering Her Newborn Baby

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 10.04.2016 | UK

A mother has been charged with murdering her newborn baby at a house in West Sussex. The 29-year-old woman was arrested after an ambulance was called ...

Man Charged With Murdering Policeman Gordon Semple After Decomposed Remains Found

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 10.04.2016 | UK

A 49-year-old man has been charged with murder after the decomposed remains of Pc Gordon Semple were found in a flat. The body of Pc Semple, 59, was f...