Categories
Travel

Simon Calder shares travel warning for biggest killer of British tourists abroad

Simon has visited over 100 countries and describes himself as “risk averse”. He shared his safety checklist with Express.co.uk. Simon said: “My first concern is about road accidents, which very sadly, are responsible for a greater loss of life among British travellers abroad than any other cause.” According to Government research, British tourists are three times […]

Categories
Technology

Apple Watch helps Upper Darby police catch alleged killer

UPPER DARBY — A forgotten Apple wristwatch helped police charge a Philadelphia man in connection with the April 2021 murder of a township man that occurred during a robbery on the 7200 block of Ruskin Lane. Police charged Antonio Kelly, 19, of the 2600 block of N. 24th St. in Philadelphia, with murder, criminal homicide, […]

Categories
Canada

Killer who stabbed family was charged with stalking, sexual assault days before attack | CBC News

The man who stabbed a mother and her two daughters Monday night is the son of the family’s next-door neighbour, had a “romantic” interest in one of the victims, and was just days ago charged with stalking and sexual assault against another woman, CBC News has learned. Joshua Graves, 21, was shot and killed by […]

Categories
UK

Murderers of Logan Mwangi, 5, jailed as judge lifts order naming teenage killer

Five-year-old Logan Mwangi, whose body was discovered in the River Ogmore on July 31 2021 (Image: South Wales Police/PA Wire) An urgent independent safeguarding review was underway into the horrifying murder of Logan Mwangi by his evil mother, stepfather and a teenage boy. The latest probe into alleged failure by the authorities to prevent a […]

Categories
Science

Great white sharks found fleeing as killer orcas go on horror rampage – eight dead

Since 2017, a pair of male orcas have terrorised the Gansbaai coast in South Africa, which used to be a popular site for great white sharks to live and hunt. These creatures have killed a number of sharks and consumed their oil-rich livers and occasionally hearts, as experts study the carcasses of the fearsome predators […]

Categories
UK

Missing Helen McCourt’s killer dies without revealing where he buried her body

Ian Simms never revealed what he did with the 22-year-old’s body after he snatched her from the street in 1988. The former pub landlord’s cruel silence prompted the girl’s mother Marie to campaign for Helen’s Law so murderers can be kept in jail unless they disclose the locations of their victim’s remains. Mrs McCourt won […]

Categories
Health

Exhumed: Killer Revealed: Who killed Virginia “Ginger” Freeman and what happened to him?

Exhumed: Killer Revealed Season 2 finale explored the case of Virginia “Ginger” Freeman, a 40-year-old Texan wife, mother, and real estate agent who was murdered in 1981. Released on June 26, 2022, the episode detailed how the tragic case of Virginia Freeman took over 35 years to solve. Oxygen’s true crime series, which examines murder […]

Categories
UK

Killer drivers to be sentenced to LIFE under new law coming into force this week

The Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Act gives Judges the option of imposing life sentences to dangerous drivers who have killed others while behind the wheel. They will be able to do the same with careless drivers who have done the same while under the influence of drink or drugs. Current rules only allow a […]

Categories
UK

Killer drivers to now face life in prison as law toughened up

The reforms will also create a new offence of causing serious injury by careless driving. This is so drivers who inflict long-term or permanent injuries will face tougher sentences. Careless drivers who kill while under the influence of drink or drugs will also face life sentences. Justice Secretary Dominic Raab said: “Too many lives have been lost to reckless behaviour […]

Categories
UK

Rikki Neave ‘finally gets justice’ as killer is jailed for life

Rebecca Harvey faced James Watson at the Old Bailey as he was sentenced for strangling six-year-old Rikki Neave and leaving him naked in 1994. Watson, who was 13 at the time, lured the boy into woods near his home and throttled him with his own anorak. The perverted killer stripped off Rikki’s clothes and arranged […]