Paul Peachey is Crime Correspondent at the Independent
06 November 2014 07:15 PM
The man who seized the title of world’s biggest online drugs baron has been arrested in the US in the second police undercover sting in 13 months targeting the notorious Silk Road underworld marketplace.
06 November 2014 06:21 PM
Men accused of string of organised robberies
03 November 2014 07:02 PM
Law student Erol Incedal claims he was plotting a robbery and not terror attack
31 October 2014 06:09 PM
Police will be given extra powers to fine people for the most minor offences, under Government plans to scrap the system of police cautions in England and Wales.
31 October 2014 04:21 PM
Kingpin lived lavish life until he was caught in Morocco last year
30 October 2014 07:57 PM
The head of the Government’s child abuse inquiry was under new pressure to quit tonight, after being accused of playing down her links with Lord Brittan in a letter disclosing their contacts – which was re-drafted seven times with the help of the Home Office.
28 October 2014 07:02 PM
Abubaker Deghayes, the father, said, ‘All I know is that Jaffar was killed fighting Assad’
27 October 2014 06:22 PM
Magazine found just weeks before he was due to be released
27 October 2014 06:19 PM
Animal rights campaigners accused of intimidation for seeking to target researchers
26 October 2014 09:32 PM
Sotheby’s accused of misattributing Caravaggio work to one of his followers
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Millions of Britons struggling to feed themselves and facing malnourishment
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Nigel Farage: Ukip leader named 'Briton of the year' by The Times
Immigrants make UK racist, says Ukip councillor Trevor Shonk
- 1 President of Argentina adopts Jewish godson to 'stop him turning into a werewolf'
- 2 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 3 Stoke-on-Trent becomes first British city to be classified as 'disaster resilient' by the United Nations
- 4 Sir Winston Churchill’s family begged him not to convert to Islam, letter reveals
- 5 AirAsia flight QZ8501 missing: Search for plane carrying 162 passengers from Indonesia to Singapore suspended overnight