- Car stolen with child inside after parent left it unattended on driveway to defrost
The unattended car was defrosting on a driveway with the engine running when the opportunist drove off with a child sitting in the backseat in Birmingham
- Mum killed boyfriend’s daughter, 8, by kicking her so hard her intestines split
WARNING - UPSETTING CONTENT: Cynthia Baker, 41, subjected Rica Roundtree to "wanton cruelty" and abuse at her home in Illinois as well as twisted 'discipline' methods that were often filmed
- Schoolgirl, 14, shot dead by boy, 13, who thought she was pregnant with his baby
Prosecutors in the US say a false pregnancy rumour led a teenage boy to kill 14-year-old Sylvia McGee, from Canton, Ohio in a tragedy labelled 'the worst of the worst cases'
- Pregnant woman, 29, mauled to death by pack of dogs during deer hunt in France
Elisa Pilaski, 29, phoned her husband after feeling 'threatened' when she encountered a deer hunt including 93 dogs in Retz Forest in France
- Netflix to release chilling documentary about 'America's most prolific serial killer'
Netflix documentary series The Confession Killer focuses on a serial killer named Henry Lee Lucas who chillingly boasted of murdering 600 people
- Terrifying moment naked man 'chases woman down deserted road and tries to rape her'
The victim screamed for help when the naked motorist stopped his car and started chasing after her on a secluded road near a beach resort in Buzios, Brazil
- 'Cowardly' thug walks into nursing home and batters gran, 84, for no reason
Patricia, 84, was left with horrific face, chest and arm injuries after the attack in Huon Park retirement complex, Sydney, Australia as police branded the assault 'cowardly'
- More than 10,000 domestic abusers on run from police too cash-strapped to catch them
EXCLUSIVE: The Victims’ Rights Campaign have said thousands of warrants for suspects accused of violent assault, stalking, sexual offences and harassment have been issued but not met
- Lorry with 25 migrants in refrigerated container found on way to England
A child is suspected of being among the group of migrants found by crew members in a 'cool room' on the cargo ship travelling from Vlaardingen, the Netherlands
- Lawyer dies after being shot when gun being used as evidence is dropped in court
Senior advocate Addelaid Ferreira-Watt was hit from point blank range when a shotgun being entered as evidence at Ixopi Regional Court in KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa was dropped
- Fitness model, 23, found murdered with gunshot and stab wounds to the head
Fitness model and trainer Alondra Getsemani Villasenor was found by her mum with numerous stab and one bullet wound at her home in the city of Tijuana, North West Mexico
- One line Ronnie and Reggie Kray wouldn't cross in their criminal career
Notorious gangsters The Kray twins ran a huge criminal organisation from the East End of London but despite being murderers they did follow a very strict code
- Man who 'forced girl, 17, to watch him rape her little brother' is 'pure evil'
WARNING: DISTRESSING CONTENT - Joseph McCann is alleged to have tied the children's mother up as he sexually abused them forcing her to listen helplessly, the Old Bailey heard
- Man ambushed by two robbers for '£40k watch' moment he opens door to home
The victim was attacked shortly after he was dropped off by a cab driver, who is believed to be involved in the frightening ordeal
- Mum finds abusive ex has been secretly living in her attic for six days
Aaron Chidgey was banned by two court orders from going near Amy but he broke them and climbed in through her balcony window to hide in the attic in Exeter
- 'Possessed' mum 'throws baby from third-floor window after voice said he was the devil'
The woman, 31, who reportedly threw the baby and a toddler out of Paris home window had 'never been seen by neighbour'
- My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding star's sister hid phone in baby's nappy on prison visit
Barbara McFadyen, 23, whose sister Jodie got married in the first ever episode of the Channel 4 series, attempted to smuggle the phone in for her ex-boyfriend
- Boris Johnson spars in boxing ring as Jeremy Corbyn gets 'quick trim' before ITV debate
As the Prime Minister got into the boxing ring this afternoon on a visit to Manchester, Corbyn took a more relaxed approach and headed for a haircut at the barbers
- Rapist told teen victim his vile act was 'sex education' after calling her a sl*g
After violent Joseph McDonagh raped the woman and called the act "sex education", she was made uncomfortable by a Greater Manchester Police officer in "little short of a further abuse"
- Carer who was in country illegally left woman, 89, to die naked on cold tile floor
Sibusisiwe Msipha, 38, was jailed at the Old Bailey after a judge heard she left "vulnerable and generous" Hind Al-Charabi to die at her home in Ealing, west London
- Shocking moment bus driver is attacked in broad daylight as police hunt suspect
This is the moment a London bus driver was violently attacked in broad daylight in front of shocked passengers.
- Ilford stabbing: Death of 19-year-old takes London teen killings toll to 10-year high
A 19-year-old man was stabbed to death in east London last night in a killing which took the number of teenage homicides in the capital to a 10-year high.
- Whitechapel shooting: Man, 40, fighting for life after being shot in the head in east London
A 40-year-old man is in a critical condition after being shot in the head in east London.
- Britain remains in top 30 countries affected by terrorism, international index shows
Britain has remained in the top 30 countries worldwide affected by terrorism, according to an international index.
- Ilford stabbing: Young man, 19, knifed to death in east London
A young man has been stabbed to death in east London.
- Roderick Deakin-White: Graphic designer bludgeoned girlfriend to death because she wanted to leave him over his cross dressing
A graphic designer who battered his fiancee to death when she wanted to leave him because of his cross-dressing has been found guilty of murder.
- Jeffrey Epstein guards charged with falsifying records after 'failing to check on him'
Two prison guards who were on duty the night Jeffrey Epstein killed himself have been charged with falsifying prison records.
- Primark security guard jailed for 14 years for forcing child shoplifters into back-room sex abuse
A Primark security guard who forced teenage girls into performing sex acts so they would escape a shoplifting charge has been jailed for 14 years.
- Novlett Robyn Williams: Senior Met Police officer commended for Grenfell work guilty of possessing 'indecent video of child'
A senior Metropolitan Police officer who was lauded for her work in the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire has been found guilty of possessing an indecent video of a child.
- Joseph McCann: Teenager 'jumped naked out of window after alleged rapist abused her at knifepoint'
A teenager jumped out a window after being sexually abused at knifepoint by rape-accused Joseph McCann, a court has heard.
- Builder 'posed as war veteran's grandson to sell £870,000 home'
A builder posed as a war veteran's grandson in a plot to swindle him out of his £870,000 home, a court was told.
- Professor who wrote book about corruption is charged over alleged money laundering
A professor who co-wrote a book about organised crime has been arrested under money laundering charges.
- French bulldog puppies snatched from Essex home by hammer-wielding masked intruder
A masked intruder threatened a dog owner with a hammer before stealing four French bulldog puppies from their home, police say.
- Husband Geoffrey Bran cleared of burning wife to death with cooking oil in their chip shop
A husband has been cleared of burning his wife of 38 years to death by pouring scalding hot cooking oil over her at their chip shop.
- Stop and search powers will bring knife thugs before court in days, vows Boris Johnson
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- Thieves steal £1m of jewellery from north London mansion while mother and children at home
Thieves made off with more than £1 million worth of jewellery, cash and designer clothes in a raid at a mansion in one of London's most affluent areas while a mother and her children were inside.
- Woman 'smashed vodka bottle over Joseph McCann's head to escape abduction', court hears
Joseph McCann was caught on camera at a hotel shortly before he was smashed over the head with a vodka bottle by one of his alleged victims, a court heard.
- Oklahoma Walmart shooting: At least three dead as gunman opens fire
- Jodie Chesney: Dramatic moment police swoop on east London house and arrest teen's killers
Video footage shows the dramatic moment Jodie Chesney's killers were arrested in a Dagenham garden after one of them fell through a roof.
- Jodie Chesney's close family pay heartbreaking tribute to murdered teen as killers are jailed: 'Losing her is like losing half myself'
- Woman barred from every shop in England except a Tesco Metro in Swindon
Anna Burns has a history of stealing from shops, so now she's been barred.
- Prosecutor shot dead in court when gun dropped on floor and went off
The shotgun had been entered as evidence in a house robbery case when it 'accidentally discharged in court'.
- Man filmed repeatedly punching his dog while walking in park is jailed
Robert Black has been banned from owning animals for 10 years and the two dogs have since been rehomed.
- Dad performs citizen’s arrest on on-the-run paedophile he saw on a bus
Graham Lamb spotted the pervert on a bus in Hull so he detained him and flagged down a passing police car.
- Teenager stabbed to death in fight outside block of flats in east London
Polie gave first aid to the teenager but he was declared dead at the scene by paramedics.
- Primark security guard Zia Uddin jailed for making shoplifters perform sex acts
He forced girls caught shoplifting to perform sex acts and said he would let them go if they complied.
- Judge slams police for ‘letting male officer quiz teenage rape victim’
The judge said it was ‘little short of further abuse’.
- Girl describes ‘being forced to watch as her brother was raped by Joseph McCann’
He allegedly threatened to force a boy, 11, to lose his virginity to his sister, 17.
- Owner stabbed dog, chained her to a breeze block then threw her into canal
‘It is upsetting to think about what she must have endured during her final moments.’
- Chip shop owner cleared of murdering wife with hot oil
Geoffrey Bran told a jury she had accidentally tipped the oil over herself.
- Girl, 13, jumped to her death ‘after being gang raped by six boys’
The girl sent a message to her friends moments she fell from a block of flats.
- Tycoon gets driving ban despite ‘hardship’ of losing 7 chauffeurs after last one
‘In terms of hardship the last time I must have gone through five, six or seven chauffeurs - they didn’t want to do the time and meetings would run over.'
- Woman ‘couldn’t stop herself’ as she stabbed boyfriend to death during row
Clare McMahon knifed John Robinson up to 30 times during a fight on their balcony.
- Racists sent banana to black man on Wetherspoon’s app
Mark D'arcy-Smith contacted police after pub staff failed to see what was wrong with sending a black man a banana.
- If you see this on-the-run paedophile call 999 immediately
People are being urged to dial 999 if they see him and not to approcah him.
- Carer who allowed woman, 89, to die on the floor was in the UK illegally
Sibusisiwe Msipha may have been reluctant to raise the alarm when the pensioner fell because she was not supposed to be in the country, the Old Bailey heard.
- Burglars stole £1,000,000 of jewellery after raiding mansion while family was home
They scaled the walls of the mansion and then later escaped out the first floor window.
- Paedophile surgeon, 68, ‘abused 250 victims over three decades’
Joël Le Scouarnec, 68, is accused of keeping secret diaries of his sexual assaults on victims.
- Soldier caught twice by paedophile hunters while trying to meet girls for sex
The 36-year-old had been set free just two weeks earlier.
- Drugs gang caught after residents paint ‘drug dealers only’ on parking bays
Dealers were openly selling Class A drugs in front of kids at a crime hotspot
- Grace Millane: British backpacker gave list of fetishes to man on BDSM website, murder trial told
Defendant denies murder and claims university graduate died accidentally during consensual sex
- Black man says 'racist' Wetherspoon's customer used pub's app to send banana to his table
'We looked at each other then looked at the banana. It was clearly sent by someone who was trying to be racist'
- Conservatives accused of 'peddling fake law' with pledge to jail child killers for life
Legal experts accuse Tories of creating 'nonsense' policies after years of cuts to criminal justice system
- Senior female Met Police officer convicted of possessing child sex abuse video
Supt Robyn Williams was sent video by her sister, who claimed she was trying to alert people to abuse
- Alexander Lewis-Ranwell: Man denies murdering three pensioners
Anthony Payne, 80, and twins Dick and Roger Carter, both 84, were found dead at their homes
- Chip shop owner cleared of murdering wife with deep fat fryer
Mavis Bran, 69, died six days after suffering 'horrific' burns to 46 per cent of her body
- Man mutilates horse by stabbing it 20 times but is only charged with 'criminal damage'
Judge says charges do not 'reflect the wickedness' of teenager's actions
- Jodie Chesney: Drug dealer who killed teenage girl in London park jailed for life
Judge tells court there is still 'no true explanation' from killers
- Man charged with murder over woman's body found in wheelie bin
Victim was found by dog walker, police say
- Girl, 13, critically injured defending 11-month-old from machete gang
Teenager understood to have thrown herself in front of attackers to protect baby nephew
- British man charged with 'Syria-related' terror offence after arrest at Heathrow Airport
Mamun Rashid, 26, is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates Court on Monday
- Woman hugs 88-year-old while stealing his wallet at supermarket
Victim thought she was a charity worker, police say
- 'YOU ARE NEXT': Man jailed for death threat letter to MP
'Sickening' note refers to murder of Jo Cox
- Man who killed ex-wife by shooting her with crossbow 'only meant to get her attention', court hears
Prosecution denies suspect's claim that shot was accidental
- Man who set his dog on cat is jailed
Amos Price is also banned for life from keeping animals
- Teenager jailed for wearing a hoodie in town centre
Talliq Mwalim is third member of drug-running C17 gang to be jailed
- Boss jailed after racially abusing and defrauding security guard staff
John Gaines threatened to sack workers who objected to not being paid
- 'I need to make sure he doesn't kill me': Young woman's 14-hour rape ordeal recounted to court at Joseph McCann trial
Alleged victim was second of 11 who 34-year-old is said to have attacked earlier this year
- Tommy Robinson appears in High Court over 'very serious allegations' about Syrian child bullied in viral video
English Defence League founder says he will defend truth of his statements
- Rape victims who had cases dropped could demand review over 'secret prosecution targets'
Targets revealed amid legal action against Crown Prosecution Service over plummeting rape charges