POUNDLAND has banned the sale of kitchen knives across the UK in response to the crime wave hitting the country. The retailer stopped selling the weapons in London last week and is set to extend the ban to all 850 of its UK and Ireland stores by the end o
A BRITISH man has been arrested in Thailand for allegedly kicking his wife to death after she refused to have sex with him. Kevin Smitham, 51, had been staying with wife Kanda Smitham, 29, and their parents in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand, during the songkr
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Angry leftist protests outside his businesses will not deter billionaire Flavio Rocha from running in Brazil's presidential election this year, advocating a crackdown on crime, a much smaller state and conservative family values.
Florida investigators on Thursday released DNA evidence that they say helped lead to the arrest of a woman suspected of dressing up as a clown and fatally shooting her future husband’s then-wife 27 years ago.
An alleged drug queen and her gang — who have ties to El Chapo’s Sinaloa cartel — are believed to be responsible in part for the surge in violence that has ravaged Cancun over the past year, according to a report.
The Latest on a 6-year-old girl's death and the charges against her parents (all times local): 3:10 p.m. Police say the mother of a 6-year-old Massachusetts girl found dead told her 9-year-old son not to call 911 and used super glue to close a wound on hi
English and Welsh police forces report huge rise in use of evidence from vigilantes in decision to charge suspectsEvidence from vigilantes known as “paedophile hunters” was used to charge suspects in England and Wales on at least 150 occasions last ye
BOSTON (Reuters) - The leader of a Massachusetts-based affiliate of the notoriously violent MS-13 gang was sentenced on Monday to 19 years in prison after being convicted in the first trial to spill out of a 2016 crackdown that led to charges against 61 p
THOUSANDS of knife crimes may go unreported as police are too busy to log them, a report claims. Forces are trialling technology that automatically records them — freeing up time for “catching offenders”. It comes after figures show there were 37,44
A former teacher in Tennessee pleaded guilty to federal charges on Thursday after he left the state last year with a teen student, sparking a manhunt across the U.S. that lasted more than a month, The Associated Press reported.