Doug Richard arrives at The Old Bailey on Monday to face child sex charges. Photograph:  Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images

A former BBC Dragons’ Den star paid a 13-year-old schoolgirl to be his sex slave after meeting her on a “sugar daddy” website, a court has been told.(...)

Pearse McAuley leaves Cavan Courthouse following his sentencing for the Christmas 2014 attack on his wife Pauline Tully. Photograph: Lorraine Teevan.

While now beginning a long prison term for an act of extreme domestic violence that left his estranged wife lucky to survive, Pearse McAuley (50) bec(...)

Peter Sutcliffe: was given 20 life terms for the murder of 13 women and the attempted murder of seven others in Yorkshire and Greater Manchester after being convicted at the Old Bailey in 1981. Photograph: PA

The Yorkshire Ripper should be returned to prison after psychiatrists said he is no longer mentally ill, according to the son of the first woman kille(...)

 Mark Colborne, a red-head, wanted to shoot  Prince Charles so Harry (above) could be king. Photograph: Chris Jackson/Getty Images

A red-haired man who fantasised about shooting Prince Charles so Harry could be king has been found guilty of plotting a terror attack “for the Aryan (...)

Simon Murphy and Lisanne Beck,  who  were filmed on a mobile phone. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

A couple have been fined for their “particularly revolting behaviour” in carrying out a sex act during a crowded BBC Radio 2 concert in Hyde Park. Jud(...)

The toy car containing five vials, believed to contain ricin, were hidden in the battery compartment. Photograph: Greater Manchester Police/PA Wire

A computer programmer is facing a lengthy jail sentence for trying to buy deadly ricin poison from the dark web after being inspired by hit US televis(...)

A 15-year-old British boy has admitted encouraging a terror attack targeting police officers at an Anzac Day parade.

A 15-year-old British boy has admitted encouraging an Islamic State-inspired terror attack targeting police officers at an Anzac Day parade in Austral(...)

Paul O’Shea. Photograph: London Metropolitan Police

An Irish heroin addict has been given a minimum 32-year jail term for the hammer and knife killing of two men in a London flat. Paul O’Shea (37), from(...)

The trial will start on March 7th next in the Old Bailey in London.

The trial of a doctor and two nurses on charges on manslaughter over the death of an African woman living in Ireland after she had an abortion at Lond(...)

A doctor and two nurses will face trial accused of the manslaughter of a woman from Ireland who travelled to London for an abortion.

A doctor and two nurses will face trial accused of the manslaughter of a woman from Ireland who travelled to London for an abortion. Dr Adedayo Adedej(...)