The “effective closure” of the Historical Enquiries Team (HET) which investigates past killings of the Troubles will take place by the end of this year, the PSNI said today.

The “effective closure” of the Historical Enquiries Team (HET) which investigates past killings of the Troubles will take place by the end of this yea(...)

PSNI Chief Constable Matt Baggott: apologised for the failures and said he accepted the HMIC report in full. Photograph: Eric Luke

The Police Service of Northern Ireland is to conduct a long-term review of the Historical Enquiries Team (Het) after a detailed report found it was l(...)

Charlie Agnew, nephew of John Pat Cunningham, 27, with a MOD apology and picture of Mr Cunningham at a press conference in Belfast today. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

The British government has apologised after the shooting of a disabled farm worker who ran away from soldiers almost 40 years ago in Northern Irela(...)