The local sheriff’s department has had the last laugh after a drawing widely panned as the worst police sketch ever has helped catch their suspect
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Wednesday 08 August 2012
One of two men accused of being hired by British newlywed Shrien Dewani to kill his bride on their honeymoon in Cape Town has been jailed for 25 years after admitting murder.
Tuesday 31 July 2012
The ex-wife of train robber Ronnie Biggs said she had no regrets about her life on the run and would "probably do it all over again".
Monday 30 July 2012
Efforts to bring to trial the alleged killers of honeymooner Anni Dewani have hit a new setback after a Cape Town judge agreed that a neuro-psychologist needed to examine one of the men before proceedings could begin.
Sunday 29 July 2012
Real cops, real crooks, and no clichés
Wednesday 04 July 2012
Tuesday 03 July 2012
We need a trial. That’s what happens after a bank robbery
Saturday 30 June 2012
Police have charged the steeplechase world champion and Olympic gold medallist Ezekiel Kemboi with assault after a woman he drove home was stabbed in the chest.
Sunday 24 June 2012
A ground-breaking British study finds that 4 per cent are responsible for nearly half of youth crime. The research could have profound implications for police and policy-makers
Friday 08 June 2012
A reputed Chicago mobster who gained notoriety 32 years ago for stealing the 45-carat Marlborough Diamond from a London jewellery store was jailed for plotting more robberies, telling the judge he was bored.
Wednesday 06 June 2012
The sister of Shafilea Ahmed told a court today that she broke her seven-year silence about the murder because she could not "go back to her grave" until she got justice for the teenager.
Sunday 03 June 2012
Under the funk and the fuzz, there's a devil trying to get out
Friday 01 June 2012
An armed man in Brazil has stolen an 18-carat gold-plated vibrator selling for $4,000 (£2,600) at a luxury sex shop.
Friday 01 June 2012
Shafilea Ahmed's sister has denied telling her police handlers she "made up" the story of how her parents murdered the teenager, a court heard today.
Friday 11 May 2012
A pre-trial hearing of two men accused of murdering honeymooner Anni Dewani was postponed again today.
Saturday 05 May 2012
Leather jackets, facial hair and intense expressions abound in France's answer to The Shield.
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
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