UK Murder

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.

Reeva's Love for Oscar Is Read Out at His Murder Trial

Cassandra Ward | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK
Cassandra Ward

"Roses are red, violets are blue, I think today is a good day to tell you that I love you." Oscar Pistorius' voice trembled as he read out Reeva Steenkamp's Valentine's message to him at his murder trial today, following a gruelling five days of cross-examination by state prosecutor, Gerrie Nel.

Mother Held After Bodies Of Seven Babies Are Found In Garage Of Utah House

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK

A woman is being held after the bodies of seven babies were found in cardboard boxes in the garage of her former home. Megan Huntsman is accused o...

Gay Banker Jasvir Ginday Jailed For Killing Wife And Incinerating Her Body

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK

A gay bank worker who murdered his arranged bride in a pre-planned attempt to hide his sexuality has been ordered to serve at least 21 years behind ba...

Pistorius Told By Lawyer: 'Your Version Is A Lie'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK

Oscar Pistorius and his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp had an argument, leading the athlete's model girlfriend to run away and scream so loudly in terror ...

Verdict In On Keith Blakelock Murder Trial

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK

Nicky Jacobs, 45, has been found not guilty at the Old Bailey of murdering Pc Keith Blakelock during the 1985 Broadwater Farm riots in Tottenham. ...

Pistorius Sobs Heavily: "Before I Knew It, I'd Fired Four Shots"

Cassandra Ward | Posted 08.06.2014 | UK
Cassandra Ward

Oscar Pistorius gave a heart-wrenching testimony at his murder trial in Pretoria today. The sports star was in clear emotional distress as he howled uncontrollably in the dock recalling Reeva's lifeless body just moments after he shot her.

Pistorius: 'I'm Scared to Sleep'

Cassandra Ward | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK
Cassandra Ward

Oscar Pistorius took the stand at his trial today, accused of the murder of Reeva Steenkamp. Opening with a tearful apology to the Steenkamp family, the athlete spoke of the night he shot his girlfriend, saying: "I was simply trying to protect Reeva."

9 Things We've Learnt From Pistorius' Testimony

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK

The picture painted by the defence on the morning Oscar Pistorius first took the stand was of a brave and religious athlete, who had overcome many obs...

Pistorius Weeps And Cries 'God Help Me' As He Takes The Stand

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK

Oscar Pistorius has told his murder trial in South Africa that there is not a day when he does not think of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and her fam...

British Millionaire Shot Dead In Spain

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK

A British millionaire has been shot dead at his villa in the Costa del Sol, with police actively seeking the gold dealer's ex-girlfriend, it has been ...

Woman's Body Found In Bournemouth Hotel

PA | Posted 30.03.2014 | UK

A murder investigation has been launched after a woman was found dead at hotel in a seaside town. A man has been arrested in connection with the in...

Man Killed British Primary School Teacher Given Death Sentence

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK

A man convicted of the murder of a British primary school teacher has been sentenced to death in Qatar, after a court found he assaulted Lauren Patte...

Former IRA Leader Ivor Bell Charged In Connection With Abduction And Murder

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK

A veteran republican charged in connection with the IRA murder more than 40 years ago of Belfast mother of 10 Jean McConville is due in court today. ...

Reeva 'Seated In Defence Position' as Oscar Fired Shots

Cassandra Ward | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK
Cassandra Ward

A ballistics expert has testified in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius that Reeva Steenkamp was bent down in a brace position as the Olympian shot her. Speaking of the gunshot wound in Reeva's right arm, Cpt Mangena said: "In this instance the deceased was most probably seated in the defence position"...

Ex-Police Commander Fuels Pistorius' Defence Argument

Cassandra Ward | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK
Cassandra Ward

Missing evidence, gloveless forensic experts and coached statements of police officials, could be the key to a 'not guilty' verdict for Oscar Pistorius. The murder trial of the Olympic sprinter has so far heard overwhelming evidence of inconsistencies in his version of events on the night he shot and killed Reeva Steenkamp.