UK Murder

Thailand Tourist Murder Investigation Is An Absolute Mess

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Louise Ridley | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK

Two suspects charged with murdering British tourists Hannah Witheridge and David Miller in Thailand have reportedly retracted their confession, saying...

Thai Police Made The Backpacker 'Killers' Act Out Their Own 'Murder'

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK

Police in Thailand have staged a chaotic 'reconstruction' of the murders of British backpackers Hannah Witheridge And David Miller, as doubts are rais...

Was Question Time 'Extremely Insensitive' To Alice Gross Family?

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK

The sister of Alice Gross has branded BBC One's Question Time "extremely insensitive" for using her sister's death to discuss immigration less than 48...

Man Charged With Having Sex With Corpse Of Missing Girl

PA | Posted 25.09.2014 | UK

A man has appeared in court charged with having sex with the corpse of a missing teenage girl. Paige Chivers, 15, from Bispham, Blackpool, was last...

'MH370 Pilot Committed Suicide & Killed Everyone Else On Board'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK

An aviation expert who has been researching the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 says it is likely the pilot committed suicide. Ewa...

When a Father Kills - It Is More Than Just a Tragedy.

Bob Morgan | Posted 14.09.2014 | UK
Bob Morgan

It is clear that there are other men out there (and some women) thinking about doing this and we should at least call them what they are - cowardly, violent men (usually) who can't face up to the stresses of life without resorting to terrible crimes.

Oscar Pistorius GUILTY Of Manslaughter Of Reeva Steenkamp

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK

Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of the manslaughter of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by a judge in South Africa. The Paralym...

Watch Live: Oscar Pistorius Judge Delivering Verdict

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK

BREAKING NEWS: Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide (manslaughter) of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius has b...

6 Key People Who Have Shaped The Oscar Pistorius Verdict

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 11.09.2014 | UK

Oscar Pistorius will find out from 11 September whether he is guilty or not guilty of the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at his home in Sout...

Weirdo, Mosher, Freak: The Legacy of Sophie Lancaster

Emma Watts | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emma Watts

Sobriety happened immediately. As a couple of friends took him to the hospital, I remember sitting on the stairs trying to process what had just happened and being completely unable to comprehend how anyone could do something like that.

Mother Jailed For 11 Years Beating 3-Year-Old Mikaeel To Death

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK

A mother who killed her three-year-old son, dumped his body in a suitcase and claimed that he was missing has been jailed for 11 years. Mikaeel Kul...

Was Amanda Knox Innocent, or Did She Just Have Good PR?

Selene Nelson | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

Considerable time, effort and money has gone into portraying Knox as a wholesome girl-next-door and Sollecito, a shy, well-behaved doctor's son. Stories that threaten to shatter these carefully constructed PR images are just brushed under the carpet.

The Police Are Right to Say Watching James Foley Video an Offence, as Should Be Watching All Films Showing Torture and Death

Iain Overton | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK
Iain Overton

Not only should James Foley's recorded death be expunged, as much as possible, from social media but other deaths should be too. Masked killers from the Islamic State have uploaded hundreds of videos of their horrific murders. These videos of less well-known victims should also be censored and deleted.

Newborn Baby 'Suffocated' In Bed, Woman Arrested

PA | Posted 16.08.2014 | UK

A woman has been arrested after the death of a baby only a few weeks old, suspected of suffocating the child by lying on the infant whilst in bed. ...

Murder Probe As American Tourist's Body Is Found In Suitcase In Bali

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK

A murder inquiry is underway after the body of an American tourist was found in a blood-stained suitcase in the Indonesian holiday resort of Bali. ...

'Drunk And Aggressive' Oscar Pistorius In Nightclub Brawl

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK

As he waits to find out whether he will be found guilty of murder, Oscar Pistorius has been accused of being drunk and aggressive in a fight at a nigh...

Google-Exec's Prostitute Linked To Second Death?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Tech

Police are said to be 're-examining' the death of a bar owner who was dating the prostitute accused of killing Google exec Forrest Timothy Hayes. A...

Life For Man Who Murdered Baby Daughter By Shaking Her

PA | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK

A father who murdered his baby daughter by "vigorously shaking" her after smoking cannabis has been jailed for life to serve a minimum of 17 years. Th...

High-Class Prostitute Arrested After Google Exec 'Murdered With Heroin'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.07.2014 | UK Tech

A high-class prostitute has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Google Executive Forrest Timothy Hayes by injecting heroin into his body and then ...

Murder Investigation Launched After Body Of Newcastle Student Found

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A murder investigation has been launched after a 23-year-old university student was found dead. Warwickshire Police said they have arrested three m...

Oscar Pistorius Has Been Declared A Suicide Risk

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK

Oscar Pistorius is now a suicide risk and will be at increasing risk of taking his own life if he does not receive mental health care, his murder tria...

Newlyweds' 'Throats Slit' After Family Lured Them Home With Promise Of Blessing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.06.2014 | UK

A young Pakistani couple had their throats slit with scythes after their parents discovered they had married for love. The 17-year-old girl and 31-...

Susan And Christopher Edwards Jailed For 25 Years For Murdering Wife's Parents

PA | | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK

A couple convicted of murdering the wife's parents before burying the bodies in their garden and stealing £245,000 of their money have been jailed fo...

Iran Is About To Hang A Child Bride For Killing Her Husband

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 20.06.2014 | UK

An Iranian child bride, forced to marry at the age of 14, is to be hanged in Iran after killing her husband. Razieh Ebrahimi, 21, who shot dead her...

Male Youth Questioned Over Stanley Harrison Murder

PA | Posted 15.06.2014 | UK

Police have launched a murder inquiry after the death of a 17-year-old boy. Stanley Harrison, from Daventry, Northamptonshire, was pronounced dead ...