UK Murder

April Jones To Have Funeral 12 Months After Murder

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.09.2013 | UK

The devastated parents of murdered April Jones are finally able to plan a funeral for their daughter - almost 12 months after the schoolgirl was murde...

'They Were Both Horrendously Calm'

The Huffington Post/UK | Posted 11.09.2013 | UK

Two prison inmates accused of murdering a convicted killer seemed "horrendously calm" while locked in a cell with his body, a trained siege negotiator...

Atheist Murdered In Existence Of God Debate

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.09.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: Religious People Are Less Intelligent Than Atheists, Concludes New Study A 33-year-old man has been found guilty of first degree murder a...

Rachel Manning Murderer Convicted

PA | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK

A man has been convicted of strangling a teenager whose boyfriend was wrongly jailed for the murder. Shahidul Ahmed killed shop assistant Rachel Ma...

Man Killed In Fairground Mass Brawl

PA | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK

A man in his twenties has been murdered and two others stabbed in a mass brawl at a fairground. The fight broke out at a fair in Southall Park, wes...

Man Due In Court On Murder Charges

Posted 23.08.2013 | UK

A man is due in court later today accused of murdering two former partners in Northern Ireland. Leslie Ross, 66, a stonemason from Dromore, Co Down...

Teenager Believed To Be First Person Charged With Murder Over Tweets

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK

An 18-year-old is believed to be the first person to be charged with murder because of his tweets. Cody Hall's vehicular manslaughter charge was u...

Boy, 16, Held On Suspicion Of Murder

PA | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK

Four people, including a 16-year-old boy, have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man. The 57-year-old local man was fou...

Man In Custody Over Model Death

PA | Posted 03.08.2013 | UK

A man charged with the murder of a model who was stabbed to death was remanded in custody today. David Gikawa, 38, appeared at Thames Magistrates C...

British Tourist 'Hacked To Death' In Bangladesh

PA | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK

A British woman has been killed in Bangladesh in what her family has described as a violent robbery. The Foreign Office confirmed the death of Reha...

Mother And Stepfather Convicted Of Murdering Four-Year-old Boy

PA | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK

A callous mother and stepfather who battered to death a four-year-old boy after subjecting him to six months of systematic starvation and "incomprehen...

Family To Care For Children Of Alps Murder Victims

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2013 | UK

Two sisters orphaned when their parents and grandmother were shot dead while on holiday in the French Alps nine months ago can be brought up by relati...

Wanted Man Hands Himself In

PA | Posted 27.07.2013 | UK

A wanted man suspected of murdering his ex-girlfriend has handed himself in to armed officers after nearly a month on the run. Police hunting Micha...

Brits Turning Holiday Resort 'Into A Battlefield'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.07.2013 | UK

A Greek holiday destination where a teenager was stabbed to death in a mass brawl has been turned into a "battlefield", according to its mayor. Tyr...

Barman Guilty Of Horrific Murder Of Teen

PA | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A hotel barman has been found guilty of the "sexually motivated" murder of a 16-year-old girl who was stabbed to death and then set on fire in an alle...

Defendant Denies Brutally Murdering 16-Year-Old Girl

PA | Posted 26.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education

UPDATE: David Minto has been found guilty of the murder of Blackpool student Sasha Marsden A hotel barman has told a jury he dumped the dead body o...

Man Charged With Murder Of Pc Blakelock In Broadwater Farm Riots

PA | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK

A 44-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Pc Keith Blakelock who died during the Broadwater Farm riots in 1985, prosecutors have said. ...

Stabbed to Death by Stigma

Kate L. Gould | Posted 16.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kate L. Gould

Despite being the poster nation for sexual equality, Sweden's laws on sex work and attitudes towards it are woefully patriarchal. The purchase of sex is illegal and the prevailing view is that sex work is a form of self-harm and women who choose to work in the sex industry are victims without agency or reason.

Suspect Arrested After Murder Of 'Good Samaritan' Who Aided Paedophile

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK

A man has been arrested over the murder of a pensioner who was stabbed after going to the aid of his neighbour - a convicted paedophile - during a rob...

Pensioner Murdered 'Defending Paedophile Neighbour'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK

A pensioner was murdered while apparently trying to defend his paedophile neighbour from an attack. Graham Buck, 66, was found dead in the village ...

'Hiring A Hitman Is Cheaper Than A Divorce'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK

A disgruntled wife attempted to pay a hitman to kill her husband as it would be "easier than divorcing him" - without realising she was talking to an ...

Stephen Lawrence Race-Relations Expect 'Victim Of Smear Campaign By Police'

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK

A race relations worker whose evidence was key in the inquiry into the police handling of Stephen Lawrence's murder is the victim of a suspected smear...

'Have A Drink In The Heroes Bar, We'll Raise A Glass To The Sky'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.07.2013 | UK

Drummer Lee Rigby's family should have been planning his birthday celebrations this week, but instead, they are planning his funeral, weeks after he w...

Pensioner Murder 'Linked' To Boy Stabbing, Police Say

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2013 | UK

Detectives are investigating links between the murder of a retired teacher, the stabbing of a nine-year-old boy and an incident in which a girl of eig...

Arrest After Pensioner Murder And Skate Park Stabbing Of 9-Year-Old Boy

PA | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK

A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of an 84-year-old woman and the attempted murder of a nine-year-old boy who was stabbed...