Paul Peachey is Crime Correspondent at the Independent
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
Six months on bail – for being sent spoof video of a ‘tiger’ having sex, that was really a man in a tiger suit
26 October 2014 08:39 PM
Andrew Holland, 51, suffered a heart attack, received hate mail and was targeted by vigilantes
24 October 2014 06:39 PM
An expert has made a 3D mock-up based on CCTV pictures
23 October 2014 06:55 PM
In a highly critical report by the Home Affairs Select Committee, South Yorkshire Police is rebuked for telling reporter about the timing of the raid
Child abuse investigation: PM confident inquiry chair Fiona Woolf will act 'with integrity' despite connection to former minister under scrutiny
22 October 2014 08:53 AM
Lawyer Fiona Woolf has to investigate why Lord Brittan failed to act on a dossier of allegations about prominent people. But given she dined with him five times, lives on the same street, and sponsored his wife’s fun run, will she have the teeth to get to the truth?
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
- 1 School kitchen manager 'fired from Colorado school for giving hungry students free lunches'
- 2 California man brutally beat 82-year-old Sikh grandfather he mistook for 'one of those people'
- 3 Amber Peat: Body found in search for missing 13-year-old who left house after argument with her parents
- 5 Charles Kennedy 'had better judgement drunk than many sober politicians' says Ian Hislop