Former Radio One disc jockey Dave Lee Travis has told his trial he is “astonished” at sex offence allegations against him and told jurors he is a “normal, decent human being”.
Southwark Crown Court
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Tuesday 08 January 2013
A senior Scotland Yard counter-terrorism officer rang the News of the World (NOTW) to offer "highly sensitive" inside information about a police inquiry into phone hacking at the newspaper in exchange for a bribe, a court heard yesterday.
Thursday 13 December 2012
Reg Traviss acquitted by jury after less than three hours deliberation
Monday 10 December 2012
Officer accused of harassing and attacking female colleague between August and December 2011
Monday 26 November 2012
Were it not for Bastian Schweinsteiger's penalty miss, or Bayern Munich's failure to stop Didier Drogba with two minutes left of the Champions League final, or any number of critical moments in Chelsea's improbable, exhilarating run to the European Cup last season, then Harry Redknapp would probably not be where he is today.
Tuesday 20 November 2012
In January 2008, times were good for Kweku Adoboli. The financial crisis had yet to bite and after a rapid rise through the back office of Swiss banking giant UBS, he had made it on to its London trading floor along with high-octane lifestyle of graft, six-figure salaries and penthouse parties.
Friday 16 November 2012
Two women have been cleared of insider trading despite making hundreds of thousands of pounds from information leaked to them by their two-timing banker boyfriend.
Tuesday 13 November 2012
A former Labour MP fiddled her expenses claims to receive more than £53,000, a jury has ruled.
Sunday 11 November 2012
One of the great symbols of the bankers' avarice before and even during the crisis has been Jerome Kerviel, the Société Gé*érale banker now serving porridge in a French jail.
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Thursday 08 November 2012
The former Labour MP Margaret Moran claimed nearly her full year’s allowance in a single false claim and even submitted expenses for an address that in fact belonged to an elderly couple, a jury has heard.
Monday 29 October 2012
Former officer undermined prosecutions by faking interviews and lying to victims
Saturday 20 October 2012
A man convicted of cashing more than £30,000 using cheques stolen from the illusionist Derren Brown was jailed for 16 months yesterday.
Tuesday 07 August 2012
A former Lloyds bank boss in charge of online security is facing jail for a £2.4 million fraud scam.
Monday 06 August 2012
A man appeared in court today accused of pretending to be the brother of murdered businesswoman Carole Waugh in an attempt to sell her flat while she was missing.
Thursday 12 July 2012
The new head of the embattled Serious Fraud Office has put a tough senior former judge on the payroll to aid his attempts at cracking down on City crime.
Thursday 12 July 2012
QC with a terrifying reputation as a judge hired by new head of the SFO
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