Paul Peachey is Crime Correspondent at the Independent
13 July 2014 10:03 PM
Convicted sex attackers still using ‘reverend’ title, claims victims’ group, as Archbishop of Canterbury says he deals with sex abuse issues ‘on a daily basis’
11 July 2014 06:40 PM
The inquest heard earlier this week from another police officer who described chaos and a lack of control as the disaster unfolded
Lee Lawrence on the 1985 Brixton riots: I was shouting at the police officers - 'What have you done to my Mum?'
10 July 2014 07:40 PM
Mr Lawrence, who was 11 when his mother was shot, tells Paul Peachey of his long fight for justice
10 July 2014 07:37 PM
Cherry Groce was left paralysed from the waist down for 26 years
09 July 2014 07:17 PM
The girls, said to be deeply religious, have ignored the largely Somalian family’s pleas for them to return home
08 July 2014 07:52 PM
The pair had claimed that they went to Syria for humanitarian reasons
Rolf Harris guilty: The PR battle waged behind the scenes by Bell Pottinger to protect TV star's reputation
30 June 2014 04:18 PM
Harris accused of 'manipulating publicity' with daily 'staged, slow walk'
30 June 2014 04:13 PM
Damning piece of evidence produced during trial
20 June 2014 06:37 PM
The chief constable of one of Britain’s biggest police forces has been suspended after his former force launched a criminal inquiry into the award of contracts for police vehicles.
18 June 2014 07:55 PM
A woman who trafficked vulnerable Lithuanian workers to Bristol locked them in a squalid house and forced them to hand out charity collection bags for little or no pay has been jailed for three years.
Sustained immigration has not harmed Britons' employment, say government advisers
War is war: Why I stand with Israel
Even when it brutalises one of its own teenage citizens, America is helpless against Israel
Socialist Worker called to apologise over ‘vile’ article saying Eton schoolboy Horatio Chapple's death is ‘reason to save the polar bears’
Emergency data law: David Cameron plots to bring back snoopers’ charter
NUT strike: David Cameron announces crackdown on strike action ahead of mass industrial action
- 1 Stephen Fry ‘criticises Operation Yewtree in dinner party rant’ calling for tougher laws to deter false sex abuse allegations
- 2 Why I'm on the brink of burning my Israeli passport
- 3 Israel-Gaza conflict: ‘Sderot cinema’ image shows Israelis with popcorn and chairs 'cheering as missiles strike Palestinian targets'
- 4 War is war: Why I stand with Israel
- 5 Blackest is the new black: Scientists have developed a material so dark that you can't see it...