UK Murder

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 ...

Another Horrific Rape And Murder Of An Indian Teenager

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.06.2014 | UK

An Indian teenager has reportedly been hanged from a tree after being raped and murdered, in a case that echoes the horrific rape and murder of two co...

Why You Can't Hold Grudges Against an Entire Gender...

Stephanie Allen | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Stephanie Allen

No one - man or woman - should be hated purely because of their gender and their sex. We are in an equal, apparently intelligent, community where everyone is different.

Dead Nurse's Husband Charged With Murder

PA | Posted 01.06.2014 | UK

The husband of nurse Rui Li, who was discovered dead in the boot of a car in Bournemouth, has been charged with her murder. Pierre Legris, 60, will...

Three Shot Dead At Jewish Museum

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK

A deadly shooting at Brussels' Jewish Museum has left three people dead and another seriously wounded, the fire department said. French-language ne...

Man And Woman Found Stabbed To Death In House, With Children Asleep

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 10.05.2014 | UK

A woman and her ex-partner have been found stabbed to death, while their three children slept upstairs, police have said. A 19-year-old man has bee...

Daughter Of Stabbed Teacher Revealed To Be Royal Ballet Star

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK

READ MORE: 'Quiet, Very Bright' Boy Who Stabbed Teacher To Death ‘Had Grudge Against Her' Tributes have continued to pour in for the beloved tea...

Prime Minister Condemns 'Appalling' Death Of Stabbed Teacher

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK

READ MORE: 'Quiet, Very Bright' Boy Who Stabbed Teacher To Death ‘Had Grudge Against Her' The prime minister has expressed his horror at the dea...

Teacher 'Stabbed To Death', 15-Year-Old Pupil Arrested

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK

A 15-year-old male pupil has been arrested after a female teacher was stabbed to death this morning at Corpus Christi Catholic College, Leeds, West Yo...

Oscar Trial: A Comedy of Errors

Cassandra Ward | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK
Cassandra Ward

Cringing in the courtroom was near-audible as an 'expert witness' for the defence was torn apart by the prosecution at the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius today.