A man has been charged with the murder of a camper found dead in a Merseyside park.
A fundraising campaign for a homeless man which raised more than $400,000 (£312,000) “was predicated on a lie”, according to criminal prosecutors in the US.
A man will appear in court charged with the murder of schoolgirl Lucy McHugh.
A 24-year-old man has been charged with the murder of schoolgirl Lucy McHugh.
A man wearing an “I heart Jesus” cap is wanted by police for a surprising crime – vandalising a church.
A 16-year-old girl has been arrested on suspicion of murder over the stabbing of a man in south-east London.
A 16-year-old boy who was stabbed to death in south London has been named by police investigating his murder.
New technology is helping farmers tackle the costly problem of sheep rustling.
The son of a 98-year-old widower violently attacked and robbed in his own home has said he is “lost for words at man’s inhumanity to man”.
A teenage boy has been charged with the murder of 17-year-old Malcolm Mide-Madariola in south London.
A 25-year-old man has been charged after coins were thrown at a Dunfermline footballer.
A man threatened a staff member with a meat cleaver before making off with a Scottish Poppy Appeal tin in a robbery at a bookmakers in West Lothian.
An Aberdeen university has joined forces with a crime writer for an event looking at women's health.
A teenager has been arrested over the attempted murder of a man in a multi-storey car park.
Two people are in a serious condition in hospital after a large-scale fight in a street in Livingston.
A man who died following a fall from a third-floor flat during an aggravated burglary has been remembered as a “great guy” by neighbours.
Twenty-three people have been arrested in the north-east in a crackdown on drug dealing – and police want residents’ help in tackling it.
Coronation Street can save your car from thieves, an Aberdeen police chief has said.
Police are investigating after a man died following a fall from a third-floor flat during an aggravated burglary.
Six newborn puppies stolen in an armed robbery have died, police said.
Policing is at risk of becoming “irrelevant” as neighbourhood presences are stripped back and vast numbers of crimes go unsolved, a major new report warns.
A play highlighting the dangers of knife crime will tour 95 schools and a young offenders institute, reaching 25,000 young people over the next six months.
Scotland’s prosecution service will have its highest level of staff ever if a £3.6 million funding boost brings in expected numbers of recruits, MSPs have heard.
Police-recorded crime has increased by almost a 10th, fuelled by rises in homicides, knife-related offences, robberies and theft.
Eight people have been arrested in London in connection with a suspected international human trafficking group, the Metropolitan Police said.
An appeal for information has been launched after the attempted murder of a man in Livingston.
A man has died and another is seriously injured after a stabbing in north-east London on Friday night.
Police have carried out searches following a new lead in the investigation into the murder of schoolgirl Lucy McHugh.
Former City trader Kweku Adoboli, who gambled away £1.4 billion in the UK’s biggest banking fraud, has been bailed from detention pending a decision over his deportation.
The Scottish Government will create a taskforce to ensure the justice system does not worsen “trauma and distress” of crime victims.