NO murder weapon was discovered during the large-scale probe into the death of teenager Liam Aitchison, a court heard.
A man appeared at the Old Bailey yesterday charged with the murder of four British solders in the 1982 Hyde Park IRA bomb blast.
The man accused of abducting and murdering April Jones has told a jury he had no answer as to what he did with her body.
THE girlfriend of a Scotland international footballer is facing jail after falsely claiming more than £13,000 in benefits while she was living with the defender.
A FORMER marina manager failed to tell police what he knew about a fatal fire in which three members of the same family died because he was terrified of the consequences, a court heard.
Liverpool Football Club manager Brendan Rodgers spoke of his relief after his son Anton was cleared in a sex case involving a teenage girl.
HUNDREDS of criminal cases could be stopped in their tracks over fears unauthorised police staff took DNA and fingerprint samples.
A man who was sentenced to 20 months in prison after he was found with a haul of extreme pornography has had his jail term overturned after it was found the charge brought against him was not competent.
A pair of thieves who stole a sculpture from a tourist attraction to sell it for scrap were unaware it was a famous bronze statue worth almost £100,000.
The man accused of abducting and murdering schoolgirl April Jones in a sexually motivated attack has told a jury he put her body "somewhere where it has not been found".
A TEENAGE boy whose body was discovered in a derelict building in the Western Isles was stabbed 20 times.
THE number of girls aged 13-17 seeking counselling after sex attacks has soared, according to a charity.
THE mother of a nurse convicted of murdering four patients is hopeful his case will soon be referred back to the Court of Appeal.
TWO nuns have been cleared of physically abusing six girls at an approved school more than 40 years ago.
A MAN who killed a Scots policewoman has admitted murdering four people and three attempted murders.
The mother of murdered toddler James Bulger has urged a parole board not to release killer Jon Venables.
TWO men have admitted carrying out a £730,000 heist at a leading Scottish jewellers.
thieves climbed up scaffolding and removed a window from a charity's office before stealing a computer loaded with sensitive photos.
Experts found "very strong evidence" of burned human skull remains at the home of the man accused of murdering April Jones, a jury heard yesterday.
A fresh round of controversial court closures is being lined up beyond those already planned across Scotland.
A MAN accused of killing teenager Liam Aitchison told police he did not know what they were talking about when he was quizzed about the murder, a jury has heard.
A fresh round of court closures is being lined up beyond those already planned, according to the chief executive of the Scottish Court Service (SCS).
The former slaughterman accused of murdering schoolgirl April Jones told police that he "could have burnt the body", a court has heard.
SCOTS members of a cross-border drugs ring that flooded Glasgow and surrounding towns with up to £200 million of hard drugs have been jailed for a total of 60 years and eight months.
Radical cleric Abu Qatada must remain behind bars until he leaves Britain after "jihadist files" were found on devices in his home.
POLICE in Belfast are investigating an attempt to murder three officers with a deadly bomb ambush.
POLICE are searching for the mother of a 20-month-old girl who was found dead at her home.
A solicitor who was caught trying to smuggle mobile phones and drugs into Edinburgh's Saughton jail was jailed for four years today.
THE mother of murdered schoolgirl Tia Sharp wants to visit Stuart Hazell in jail so she can ask why he killed her daughter, she has said.