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£2.5million trove of books stolen from London warehouse found in Romania

A treasure trove of rare and historically important books worth £2.5million that was stolen from a warehouse in London three years ago has been found in Romania. Detectives uncovered the stash – which includes tomes by Galileo, Sir Isaac Newton and Spanish painter Francisco Goya – underneath the concrete floor of a rural house in … Read more £2.5million trove of books stolen from London warehouse found in Romania

Forensic psychologist who worked with Dennis Nilsen says he killed due to necrophilia

A forensic psychologist who worked with serial killer Dennis Nilsen has claimed that he was a necrophiliac because of ‘abnormal sexual development’ in childhood.  Nilson, known as the Muswell Hill Murderer, died at the age of 74 at HMP Full Sutton in 2018, 34 years into his life sentence for carrying out a murderous spree in … Read more Forensic psychologist who worked with Dennis Nilsen says he killed due to necrophilia

Your Honor trailer finds Bryan Cranston as a judge trying to cover up his son’s deadly accident

An honorable judge finds himself on the wrong side of the law after his son gets into a deadly accident in the first trailer for Your Honor. Bryan Cranston stars as highly-respected New Orleans judge Michael Desiato, whose life is turned upside down when his teenage son Adam (Hunter Doohan) is involved in a deadly hit-and-run … Read more Your Honor trailer finds Bryan Cranston as a judge trying to cover up his son’s deadly accident

Man, 20, stabbed to death in broad daylight in south London

Man, 20, is brutally stabbed to death in broad daylight on a south London street Police were called to Stockwell Road at 2.51pm after reports of a stabbing Paramedics tried to save the man’s life after the attack but he died at the scene  Police have now issued a Section 60, increasing stop and search … Read more Man, 20, stabbed to death in broad daylight in south London

New trial begins for Indiana man accused of killing and eating ex-girlfriend

A new trial is now underway for an Indiana man accused of raping and butchering his ex-girlfriend before eating parts of her body – as jurors have already been warned they will be shown crime scene photos worse than any horror film.  Joseph Oberhansley’s murder trial started in Clark County in southern Indiana on Friday.  The … Read more New trial begins for Indiana man accused of killing and eating ex-girlfriend

Family of missing Bernadette Walker hope she will ‘come back alive’

The ‘baffled’ family of a missing girl are still hoping that will ‘come back alive’ – despite her parent being charged with murder.  Bernadette Walker, 17, was reported missing from her Cambridgeshire home seven weeks ago. But police have now launched a ‘no body’ murder investigation and even charged her parents Sarah, 37, and Scott Walker, … Read more Family of missing Bernadette Walker hope she will ‘come back alive’

British gang-rape victims say drinks were spiked at Italian villa

Two British rape victims had their drinks spiked before being assaulted at an Italian villa where one of the targets bit an attacker’s genitals, it has been claimed. The teenage victims, who cannot be named, say they were subjected to an attack after going out to dance on the last night of their holiday Italian holiday, … Read more British gang-rape victims say drinks were spiked at Italian villa

Autistic comedian brings the house down with hilarious routine about non-autistic brother 

‘He’s s*** at maths!’: Autistic comedian brings the house down with hilarious routine about living with his non-autistic brother Joe Wells performed the sketch at the Top Secret Comedy Club in London  He said brother is ‘very severely not autistic’ and has ‘all the symptoms’  The comedian joked his brother loved ‘making eye contact’ and … Read more Autistic comedian brings the house down with hilarious routine about non-autistic brother 

Police get new stop and search powers to target repeat offenders

Police officers will receive new powers allowing them to stop and search criminals previously convicted of carrying a weapon, under Government plans to tackle knife crime.  The Home Office is proposing to use Serious Violence Reduction Orders (SVROs) to imprison repeat offenders who are caught carrying a knife or offensive weapon – including those who have … Read more Police get new stop and search powers to target repeat offenders

Police charge missing 17-year-old girl’s mother, 37, and father, 50, with her murder

The parents of a teenage girl reported missing from her home nearly two months ago have been charged with her murder.  Sarah Walker, 37, and Scott Walker, 50, of Millfield, Peterborough, were charged with the murder of 17-year-old Bernadette Walker in the early hours of this morning  On Friday Cambridgeshire Police launched a ‘no body’ … Read more Police charge missing 17-year-old girl’s mother, 37, and father, 50, with her murder

Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly’s new film Midnight In The Switchgrass is forced to shut down AGAIN

Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly’s upcoming film Midnight In The Switchgrass has been forced to halt production again following a coronavirus outbreak. Filming on the crime thriller had only just resumed in July after shutting down in March amid the pandemic.   Yet TMZ reports that production has been paused yet again as two crew members have … Read more Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly’s new film Midnight In The Switchgrass is forced to shut down AGAIN

Idris Elba seems to let slip he’s welcomed a son with wife Sabrina while promoting new movie

‘I’m a father of two boys’: Idris Elba seems to let slip he’s welcomed a son with wife Sabrina Dhowre while promoting new film Concrete Cowboy By Rachel Mcgrath For Dailymail.com Published: 02:29 BST, 14 September 2020 | Updated: 02:29 BST, 14 September 2020 He married for the third time in April 2019. And now … Read more Idris Elba seems to let slip he’s welcomed a son with wife Sabrina while promoting new movie

DOMINIC LAWSON: The real travesty of UK justice? The endless delays

When the heat is on a government — as it definitely has been on this one over the past week — a distraction is customarily offered. This will typically involve claims to be ‘getting tougher on crime‘, as concern on this matter is always among voters’ highest priorities. It certainly was among the so-called Labour … Read more DOMINIC LAWSON: The real travesty of UK justice? The endless delays