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# cps - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

No causal link between officers' actions and Caroline Flack’s death, police watchdog finds
# Love Island
# Love Island

No causal link between officers' actions and Caroline Flack’s death, police watchdog finds

Updated Mar 4th 2020, 1:31 PM 38,837 Views 47 Comments

Officers last had contact with the 40-year-old when she was arrested for an alleged assault on her boyfriend in December 2019.

# cps - Friday 1 November, 2019

Harry Dunn’s family told prosecution prospects are ‘less than 1%’
# Diplomatic Immunity
# Diplomatic Immunity

Harry Dunn’s family told prosecution prospects are ‘less than 1%’

Nov 1st 2019, 8:52 PM 20,504 Views 11 Comments

Anne Sacoolas claimed diplomatic immunity after the fatal incident and returned to the US.

# cps - Friday 12 April, 2019

Dark web drug dealer jailed for 5 years after rebooting notorious Silk Road website
# Silk Road
# Silk Road

Dark web drug dealer jailed for 5 years after rebooting notorious Silk Road website

Apr 12th 2019, 7:38 PM 41,031 Views 14 Comments

FBI agents shut down the first incarnation of the Silk Road site in October 2013.

# cps - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Man who supplied girlfriend with drugs at English music festival found guilty of her manslaughter
# Bestival
# Bestival

Man who supplied girlfriend with drugs at English music festival found guilty of her manslaughter

Feb 28th 2019, 11:03 PM 34,207 Views 0 Comments

The court heard how Ceo Broughton failed to take urgent action at the time.

# cps - Thursday 21 February, 2019

British MP Christopher Davies charged over alleged false expenses claims
# Christopher Davies
# Christopher Davies

British MP Christopher Davies charged over alleged false expenses claims

Feb 21st 2019, 12:46 PM 13,003 Views 0 Comments

Davies is now due to appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on 22 March.

# cps - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Woman in the UK jailed for stalking ex-boyfriend, leading him to move country
# Brighton
# Brighton

Woman in the UK jailed for stalking ex-boyfriend, leading him to move country

Nov 22nd 2018, 4:04 PM 25,047 Views 24 Comments

Lina Tantash (44) was sentenced at Lewes Crown Court following her conviction.

# cps - Friday 26 October, 2018

Two takeaway workers convicted after teenage girl (15) dies following severe allergic reaction
# England
# England

Two takeaway workers convicted after teenage girl (15) dies following severe allergic reaction

Oct 26th 2018, 3:19 PM 43,379 Views 0 Comments

She left a note on the order alerting the takeaway to her nut allergy, but workers failed to take appropriate action.

# cps - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Man and woman jailed in UK after toddler severely mauled by dog
# Kent
# Kent

Man and woman jailed in UK after toddler severely mauled by dog

Oct 11th 2018, 10:00 AM 32,650 Views 64 Comments

The 18-month-old girl was left with serious injuries to her scalp.

# cps - Thursday 13 September, 2018

UK carjacking gang who sprayed corrosive ammonia in victims' eyes found guilty
# Chingford
# Chingford

UK carjacking gang who sprayed corrosive ammonia in victims' eyes found guilty

Sep 13th 2018, 7:56 PM 20,459 Views 19 Comments

Police said the actions of the trio showed a “complete lack of humanity”.

# cps - Friday 10 August, 2018

Man pleads guilty to plotting London terror attack with aim of killing 100
# Oxford Street
# Oxford Street

Man pleads guilty to plotting London terror attack with aim of killing 100

Aug 10th 2018, 5:00 PM 10,151 Views 0 Comments

Lewis Ludlow had sworn allegiance to the so-called Islamic State.

# cps - Thursday 28 June, 2018

British man who killed neighbour who had a disability jailed for life
# Worcester
# Worcester

British man who killed neighbour who had a disability jailed for life

Jun 28th 2018, 2:43 PM 12,890 Views 13 Comments

Julie Fox’s body was found in a cupboard at her home in Worcester.

# cps - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

London man who made bombs for the Taliban convicted of terror offences
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

London man who made bombs for the Taliban convicted of terror offences

Jun 26th 2018, 5:35 PM 7,082 Views 0 Comments

Ali was arrested by armed police near the Houses of Parliament in London on 27 April 2017.

# cps - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

Couple convicted of manslaughter of girl who died when bouncy castle blew away
# Essex
# Essex

Couple convicted of manslaughter of girl who died when bouncy castle blew away

May 9th 2018, 3:08 PM 34,480 Views 0 Comments

Summer Grant suffered fatal injuries at a funfair in Essex on 26 March 2016

# cps - Friday 6 April, 2018

Woman who pretended to be widow of Grenfell Tower victim jailed for four years
# Fraud
# Fraud

Woman who pretended to be widow of Grenfell Tower victim jailed for four years

Apr 6th 2018, 4:41 PM 29,811 Views 40 Comments

The total value of her fraud was more than €21,000.

# cps - Friday 23 March, 2018

Police officer who strangled wife texted her to make it look like he didn't know she was dead
# Manchester
# Manchester

Police officer who strangled wife texted her to make it look like he didn't know she was dead

Mar 23rd 2018, 6:52 PM 28,236 Views 0 Comments

Darren McKie killed his wife after she found out he had applied for loans in her name.

# cps - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Pilot of jet that crashed onto dual carriageway, killing 11 men, to be charged with manslaughter
# Shoreham Air Show
# Shoreham Air Show

Pilot of jet that crashed onto dual carriageway, killing 11 men, to be charged with manslaughter

Mar 21st 2018, 8:26 PM 30,844 Views 0 Comments

The tragedy happened at the Shoreham Air Show in 2015.

# cps - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Woman who pretended to be widow of Grenfell Tower victim convicted of fraud
# London
# London

Woman who pretended to be widow of Grenfell Tower victim convicted of fraud

Mar 15th 2018, 5:54 PM 19,333 Views 0 Comments

She lated claimed her made-up husband had actually survived and taken refuge in a cave

# cps - Thursday 25 January, 2018

London man found guilty of encouraging jihadi terrorism through YouTube videos
# Terror
# Terror

London man found guilty of encouraging jihadi terrorism through YouTube videos

Jan 25th 2018, 10:50 AM 10,048 Views 42 Comments

Gary Staples, aged 50, created seven videos consisting of photo slideshows depicting terror incidents.

# cps - Monday 8 January, 2018

Couple were 'preparing to carry out chemical and bomb attacks in UK'
# Dating Site
# Dating Site

Couple were 'preparing to carry out chemical and bomb attacks in UK'

Jan 8th 2018, 10:59 PM 40,182 Views 0 Comments

The couple, who met on a dating site, support the so-called Islamic State, a London court was told.

# cps - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Claim that Liverpool fans at Hillsborough burned police horse with cigarettes 'was false'
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

Claim that Liverpool fans at Hillsborough burned police horse with cigarettes 'was false'

Dec 16th 2017, 12:14 PM 18,367 Views 0 Comments

However, the officer who was on the horse will not face a criminal prosecution due to a lack of evidence.

# cps - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Surgeon pleads guilty to assault after burning his initials into the livers of two patients undergoing transplants
# United Kingdom
# United Kingdom

Surgeon pleads guilty to assault after burning his initials into the livers of two patients undergoing transplants

Dec 13th 2017, 7:54 PM 30,520 Views 0 Comments

The surgeon used a medical instrument called an argon beam coagulator to burn his initials into their livers.

15-year-old boy admits causing deaths of five people in Leeds car crash
# England
# England

15-year-old boy admits causing deaths of five people in Leeds car crash

Dec 13th 2017, 1:49 PM 21,627 Views 30 Comments

The youth was driving a stolen Renault Clio with the five victims as passengers when he crashed.

# cps - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Pilot jailed for dropping £2.5m-worth of cocaine into a field in Kent
# Drop Off Point
# Drop Off Point

Pilot jailed for dropping £2.5m-worth of cocaine into a field in Kent

Nov 28th 2017, 9:32 PM 20,312 Views 9 Comments

The Belgian pilot admitted to the offence at the Old Bailey today, and was sentenced to 14 years.

# cps - Friday 3 November, 2017

Four men jailed over sexual exploitation of young girls in Newcastle
# Newcastle
# Newcastle

Four men jailed over sexual exploitation of young girls in Newcastle

Nov 3rd 2017, 8:01 PM 22,378 Views 88 Comments

They were found guilty of 22 separate offences.

# cps - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Man jailed for life after murdering partner's two-year-old son in Liverpool
# Liverpool
# Liverpool

Man jailed for life after murdering partner's two-year-old son in Liverpool

Nov 2nd 2017, 8:33 PM 22,937 Views 29 Comments

Two-year-old Teddy Tilston was in the sole care of Craig Smith when he died.

# cps - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

UK company fined £255,000 after factory worker fell into construction machine and died
# Birmingham
# Birmingham

UK company fined £255,000 after factory worker fell into construction machine and died

Oct 31st 2017, 2:17 PM 15,039 Views 12 Comments

Safi Qais Khan died at Master Construction Products Ltd after he became entangled in a machine called a trommel.

# cps - Friday 27 October, 2017

English couple who livestreamed abuse of a child jailed for a combined 17 years
# Abuse
# Abuse

English couple who livestreamed abuse of a child jailed for a combined 17 years

Oct 27th 2017, 10:23 AM 30,319 Views 43 Comments

The FBI alerted Devon and Cornwall Police who started an investigation into the couple.

# cps - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Member of gang that trafficked 19 women into UK for prostitution jailed for four years
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Member of gang that trafficked 19 women into UK for prostitution jailed for four years

Oct 26th 2017, 8:01 PM 11,743 Views 30 Comments

The gang made in excess of £150,000 from the operation.

Woman who bought knife and life-like dummy for husband found guilty of terrorism in England
# Birmingham
# Birmingham

Woman who bought knife and life-like dummy for husband found guilty of terrorism in England

Oct 26th 2017, 3:18 PM 17,815 Views 30 Comments

The dummy was found in their home with slash marks all over it.

# cps - Friday 6 October, 2017

Members of gang which ran prostitution ring in UK hotels convicted
# Southeast Asia
# Southeast Asia

Members of gang which ran prostitution ring in UK hotels convicted

Oct 6th 2017, 1:19 PM 14,188 Views 0 Comments

In total, the operation generated hundreds of thousands of pounds.

British man found guilty after showing child graphic IS beheading video
# Radicalisation
# Radicalisation

British man found guilty after showing child graphic IS beheading video

Oct 6th 2017, 6:20 AM 13,670 Views 0 Comments

The pharmacist from Leicester, who will be sentenced today, also taught two children how to fight and to throw a knife.

# cps - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Man gets four and a half years in prison for sending extremist material on WhatsApp
# London
# London

Man gets four and a half years in prison for sending extremist material on WhatsApp

Sep 21st 2017, 5:57 PM 14,255 Views 21 Comments

Taha Hussain also shared messages via the Telegram app.

# cps - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Leicester fan who shouted homophobic abuse at football match fined
# Premier League
# Premier League

Leicester fan who shouted homophobic abuse at football match fined

Sep 14th 2017, 1:14 PM 11,779 Views 65 Comments

Jason Holmes also attended an educational session to “understand why his actions were so unacceptable”.

# cps - Monday 4 September, 2017

Man who used fake Facebook profiles to sexually abuse children jailed for 16 years
# England
# England

Man who used fake Facebook profiles to sexually abuse children jailed for 16 years

Sep 4th 2017, 8:47 PM 12,662 Views 18 Comments

Paul George Leighton, from England, blackmailed children into sending him recordings of them committing sexual offences.

# cps - Thursday 24 August, 2017

London woman sentenced to 10 years for making series of false rape accusations
# Jemma Beale
# Jemma Beale

London woman sentenced to 10 years for making series of false rape accusations

Aug 24th 2017, 4:35 PM 48,185 Views 55 Comments

Jemma Beale’s accusations led to one man being jailed for seven years.

# cps - Friday 18 August, 2017

Man sentenced to life in prison for killing partner with ornamental sword
# Wolverhampton
# Wolverhampton

Man sentenced to life in prison for killing partner with ornamental sword

Aug 18th 2017, 1:30 PM 14,887 Views 3 Comments

Ronald Joseph Cooke claimed his partner had stabbed herself while he was driving.

Teenage boy found guilty of killing love rival at bus stop in Leeds
# Manslaughter
# Manslaughter

Teenage boy found guilty of killing love rival at bus stop in Leeds

Aug 18th 2017, 8:35 AM 17,432 Views 0 Comments

Irfan Wahid, 16, was stabbed to death with a kitchen knife.

# cps - Thursday 13 July, 2017

British Viscount who offered reward for death of Remain campaigner jailed for 12 weeks
# Gina Miller
# Gina Miller

British Viscount who offered reward for death of Remain campaigner jailed for 12 weeks

Jul 13th 2017, 6:35 PM 14,575 Views 35 Comments

He was sentenced at Westminster Magistrates’ Court after his conviction on two charges of sending menacing messages.

# cps - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Woman convicted of making false rape claims against innocent men in London
# Determined Liar
# Determined Liar

Woman convicted of making false rape claims against innocent men in London

Jul 6th 2017, 5:49 PM 29,363 Views 0 Comments

Jemma Beale claimed she had been sexually assaulted by six men and raped by nine.

# cps - Friday 23 June, 2017

Man who raped ex-wife in dungeon jailed for 13 years
# London
# London

Man who raped ex-wife in dungeon jailed for 13 years

Jun 23rd 2017, 4:27 PM 34,129 Views 18 Comments

Police officers believe the woman came under significant pressure from family members to withdraw the allegations.

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