Four convicted murderers have been awarded more than £100,000 of taxpayers’ cash to pay their legal fees, the Evening Express can reveal today.
A detective today welcomed the guilty verdict against a man who brutally murdered a friend.
A murder-accused told a court yesterday he was “devastated” that his friend had died after he punched him.
A man suffered a “devastating” brain injury after sustaining a blow similar to a boxer’s knockout punch, a jury has heard.
The former girlfriend of a man accused of murder told a court that he attacked her during a weekend away and she did not go for help because she was “scared”.
A man accused of attempted murder and murder told his partner the alleged victim was his step-dad, a court heard.
A 56-year-old dad has died following an alleged incident in a North-east town.
A man has appeared in court charged with attempted murder following an alleged incident in the North-east.