First black Heathcliff sectioned after racially abusing girlfriend

One-Minute Read Tue 28 Feb, AT 11:19

Wuthering Heights took James Howson from prison life to the big screen, but the sparkle faded fast

Stephen Lawrence murder

Sobs as Stephen Lawrence's friend tells of fatal attack

One-Minute Read Thu 17 Nov, AT 16:38

Tears at the Old Bailey as Duwayne Brooks gives evidence despite death of his father

Lee Grace Dougherty

Lee Grace Dougherty gang charged in Colorado

News Fri 12 Aug, AT 14:12

Nude pictures emerge as siblings are charged with attempted murder after dramatic capture

Mark Stroman

Texas executes 9/11 ‘revenge’ killer Stroman

News Thu 21 Jul, AT 11:54

Murderer dies despite plea for clemency by man he shot and blinded


When violence smashes into an orderly life

Tue 31 May, AT 11:42 Michael Bywater

A superb account of Britain’s first railway murder

Polite robber holds up Seattle petrol station

Video Thu 10 Feb, AT 11:49

Petrol station owner says he feels sorry for man who robbed him of $300 (with video)