It is the most miserable day of the week, a return to reality from the elation of the weekend. To compound Monday’s reputation problem, new figures indicate it is also the day when people are most likely to have their mobile phone stolen – with skint thieves who have spent their funds over the weekend to blame.
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Friday 17 May 2013
Police have targeted dozens of crack cocaine and heroin dealers who operate in one of the busiest parts of London in an overnight operation.
Wednesday 15 May 2013
One of the suspects in a brutal gang rape of a student in India is in a criticial condition after being attacked and poisoned in prison, his lawyer says.
Andrew Moran arrest: One of the Britain's most wanted criminals - arrested in Spain's Costa Blanca - begins extradition in Madrid court
Monday 13 May 2013
Moran, from Salford, was convicted in 2009 of an armed robbery involving a gun, machete and baseball bat
Monday 13 May 2013
Nearly 30,000 cautions were handed to criminals by the UK's biggest police force in the year to March for offences including robbery, drug trafficking and rape, new figures revealed today.
Friday 10 May 2013
Eleven held in custody after swoops in three countries, with cash and jewels recovered
Damning report: Mistakes by police dealing with people suffering from mental illness could have contributed to dozens of deaths
Friday 10 May 2013
Multiple mistakes by police in dealing with people suffering from mental illness could have contributed to dozens of deaths, an independent commission concluded today.
Thursday 09 May 2013
An escaped convict underwent a sex change and started living as a woman in an attempt to avoid recapture by the authorities.
Wednesday 08 May 2013
Massive operation with suspects held in France, Switzerland and Belgium
Chris Grayling calls for better rehabilitation after 200,000 crimes a year by ex-prisoners expose 'depressing merry-go-round' of re-offending criminals
Saturday 04 May 2013
Nearly 66,000 burglaries last year were committed by people who had spent at least a year in prison
Friday 03 May 2013
The long-awaited appearance in court of a far-right group accused of murdering immigrants has revived awkward questions for the country
Thursday 02 May 2013
Oscar winner Jim Broadbent will play the detective charged with tracking down the Great Train Robbers in the second of two programmes dramatising the historic heist.
Another blow for Theresa May: human rights law means 17-year-olds in custody must be treated as children
Thursday 25 April 2013
A teenager has won a High Court victory over the Home Secretary Theresa May's policy of treating 17-year-olds taken into custody as adults - depriving them of protections offered to those aged 16 and under.
Tuesday 23 April 2013
Sergei Pomazun arrested by two transport police as he tried to flee the city on a freight train
Six die after man opens fire in the street in Russian town of Belgorod - 'because someone had scratched his car'
Monday 22 April 2013
Six people were killed in the Russian town of Belgorod yesterday after a gunman opened fire in a central street, reportedly in anger that someone had scratched his car.
- 1 Man and woman arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to murder victim of Woolwich machete attack, named as Drummer Lee Rigby
- 2 'Sickening, deluded and unforgivable': Horrific attack brings terror to London’s streets
- 3 Grace Dent: I’m not sure how these people can avoid being called ‘bigots’. And the more ‘civilised’, the worse they are
- 4 Woolwich murder: They killed, then they performed - these men should be starved of our attention
- 5 Woolwich attack: The EDL will seek to exploit this evil crime for their own evil ends
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