SIDS, Tasers and Alabaman rights
Ambulances parked outside an NHS hospital in London.
Podcasts

SIDS, Tasers and Alabaman rights

Are we closer to understanding sudden infant death syndrome? Has a Trump-appointed judge given hope to trans Americans? And do too many British police…
20 May 2022
What is the ‘great replacement’ theory?
The Buffalo Bills visit the scene of the Buffalo shootings
Getting to grips with . . .

What is the ‘great replacement’ theory?

Manifesto linked to Buffalo shooting suspect Payton Gendron described black Americans and immigrants as ‘replacers’
19 May 2022
Everything we know about the Buffalo shooting
Police and FBI agents investigating the racially motivated attack
In Depth

Everything we know about the Buffalo shooting

Police investigated suspected shooter after school threat last year
16 May 2022
Boris Becker: the fall of tennis’s golden boy
Boris Becker and his girlfriend Lilian de Carvalho Monteiro
Profile

Boris Becker: the fall of tennis’s golden boy

Tennis champion found guilty of four charges under the Insolvency Act relating to his bankruptcy in 2017
5 May 2022
What happened to Katie Kenyon?
Katie Kenyon
In Brief

What happened to Katie Kenyon?

Man charged as police search for missing 33-year-old last seen getting into van
28 Apr 2022
DJ Tim Westwood denies multiple sexual misconduct allegations
Tim Westwood performs at Wireless Festival Day
In Brief

DJ Tim Westwood denies multiple sexual misconduct allegations

At least seven women accuse the radio and TV presenter of predatory behaviour dating back three decades
27 Apr 2022
Brooklyn subway shooting: exploring New York’s ‘steep decline in law and order’
Artwork by a subway station
In Brief

Brooklyn subway shooting: exploring New York’s ‘steep decline in law and order’

Last week, a gunman set off smoke bombs and opened fire on a rush-hour train in the city
22 Apr 2022

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Daniel Kinahan: who is the Irish ‘mob boss’?
The US is offering a $5m bounty for information on the Kinahan Organised Crime Group
Profile

Daniel Kinahan: who is the Irish ‘mob boss’?

The Kinahan crime gang is subject to US sanctions and frozen assets in the UAE
22 Apr 2022
Who is Madeleine McCann suspect Christian Brückner?
A mugshot of Christian Brückner
Profile

Who is Madeleine McCann suspect Christian Brückner?

Currently serving a jail sentence for rape, the German has been linked to a string of child abductions
22 Apr 2022
What happened to Sabina Nessa?
A candlelit vigil held for murdered primary school teacher Sabina Nessa
In Depth

What happened to Sabina Nessa?

‘Predatory’ killer of primary school teacher is jailed for life
8 Apr 2022
How Jimmy Savile evaded justice for six decades
Jimmy Savile
In Depth

How Jimmy Savile evaded justice for six decades

New Netflix documentary raises fresh questions about how sex offender hid in plain sight
8 Apr 2022
Will Putin face justice for Russian atrocities in Ukraine?
Bodies being loaded in to a van in Bucha, Ukraine
Today’s big question

Will Putin face justice for Russian atrocities in Ukraine?

Western allies united in effort to document war crimes amid outrage over Bucha massacre
4 Apr 2022
What is cyberstalking?
A woman using a laptop
Fact file

What is cyberstalking?

Fake social media accounts increasingly used by harassers to target victims
4 Apr 2022
Afghanistan, Florida and Northern Ireland
Taliban fighters
Podcasts

Afghanistan, Florida and Northern Ireland

Can the World Bank set the Taliban straight? Why is Florida saying ‘don’t say gay’? And what can we learn from the last trials of the Troubles?
1 Apr 2022
Prince Andrew and the £1m ‘gift’ from Turkish ‘fraudster’ explained
Prince Andrew
Stranger than fiction

Prince Andrew and the £1m ‘gift’ from Turkish ‘fraudster’ explained

Court told that Duke of York received cash from elderly woman ‘hoodwinked by crooked middleman’
1 Apr 2022
Dominic Raab’s ‘power of veto’ explained
Dominic Raab leaving Downing Street
In Depth

Dominic Raab’s ‘power of veto’ explained

Ministers want to be in charge of changing release dates of the most high-risk offenders
30 Mar 2022
What happened to Charlotte Angie?
 Carol Maltesi, known as Charlotte Angie
In Focus

What happened to Charlotte Angie?

Neighbour accused of killing adult film star and then posing as her on WhatsApp
30 Mar 2022
Inside Julian Assange’s Belmarsh wedding
Stella Moris on her wedding day at Belmarsh prison
Behind the scenes

Inside Julian Assange’s Belmarsh wedding

Supporters celebrated with ‘champagne and canapes’ but the bride was left ‘fighting back tears’
24 Mar 2022
David Amess: ‘harrowing’ details play out in court
The scene of David Amess’s stabbing
Why we’re talking about . . .

David Amess: ‘harrowing’ details play out in court

Emergency phone call by witness played to jury
23 Mar 2022
The law on police strip searches
British police
In Depth

The law on police strip searches

Scotland Yard forced to apologise after leaving 15-year-old girl traumatised at school
17 Mar 2022
What happened to Martine Vik Magnussen?
Martine Vik Magnussen
In Depth

What happened to Martine Vik Magnussen?

Norwegian student was found dead after night out with ‘billionaire playboy’ in 2008
9 Mar 2022
What happened to Rikki Neave?
Rikki Neave
In Depth

What happened to Rikki Neave?

Accused tells Old Bailey jury about meeting the six-year-old boy on day of his murder in 1994
1 Mar 2022
Priti Patel’s plan to stem UK’s ‘dirty money’
Home Secretary Priti Patel leaves No. 10 Downing Street
Why we’re talking about . . .

Priti Patel’s plan to stem UK’s ‘dirty money’

‘Golden tickets’ visa scheme to be scrapped amid growing pressure to cut links to Russian cash
17 Feb 2022
What next in the Post Office scandal?
A post office
Today’s big question

What next in the Post Office scandal?

First set of victim hearings launches public inquiry into decade-long miscarriage of justice
15 Feb 2022
Cressida Dick: the scandal-hit chief stepping down from Met Police
Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick
Profile

Cressida Dick: the scandal-hit chief stepping down from Met Police

Commissioner resigns amid allegations she failed to stem culture of misogyny and racism
11 Feb 2022
Can the Metropolitan Police rebuild public trust?
Metropolitan Police
Why we’re talking about . . .

Can the Metropolitan Police rebuild public trust?

Hunt for a police chief beings as Cressida Dick steps down from top job
11 Feb 2022
Is Levi Bellfield telling the truth about the Russell murders?
A 1989 picture of Lin Russell and her daughter Josie, released by Kent Police
Why we’re talking about . . .

Is Levi Bellfield telling the truth about the Russell murders?

Killer confesses to double murder that put another man behind bars for two decades
7 Feb 2022
What Keir Starmer did as DPP
Keir Starmer
Why we’re talking about . . .

What Keir Starmer did as DPP

Boris Johnson renews Jimmy Savile ’conspiracy theory’ in ’baseless’ attack on Labour leader
4 Feb 2022
Inside the rise and fall of the Sackler family
Sackler family name is removed from building at Tufts University
Behind the scenes

Inside the rise and fall of the Sackler family

Bankrupt former makers of OxyContin ‘close’ to agreeing settlement over US opioid epidemic
3 Feb 2022
The witness list for Prince Andrew’s trial
Prince Andrew
The latest on . . .

The witness list for Prince Andrew’s trial

Judge requests testimonies from four people including the duke’s former aide and Virginia Roberts Giuffre’s husband
2 Feb 2022
Academic’s long road to justice for ‘dehumanising’ strip search
Dr Konstancja Duff
In Depth

Academic’s long road to justice for ‘dehumanising’ strip search

Met says sorry for ‘sexist, derogatory and unacceptable’ language used by officers
27 Jan 2022
The battle to keep rap lyrics out of courtrooms
Jay-Z
Why we’re talking about . . .

The battle to keep rap lyrics out of courtrooms

Jay-Z among rappers backing legislation to stop defendants’ verses from being used against them
25 Jan 2022
Two men take dead body into post office
Street in Carlow, southeast Ireland
Stranger than fiction

Two men take dead body into post office

Police in Ireland are investigating ‘outlandish’ events
24 Jan 2022
Ashling Murphy: the calls for change to protect women in Ireland
Vigils have taken place across the Republic of Ireland in memory of Ashling Murphy
In Depth

Ashling Murphy: the calls for change to protect women in Ireland

Minister to publish strategy to end violence against women as experts highlight need for cultural change
21 Jan 2022
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