Crime

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Minister may intervene in Parole Board’s decision to free child killer Colin Pitchfork
Justice secretary has 21 days to request formal reconsideration of decision in case of double murderer

Jessica Murray

20, Jun, 2021 @1:41 PM

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Clues and claws: meet the ace pet detectives
Animal thefts surged alarmingly during the pandemic. But for heartbroken owners around the world, a new breed of dedicated sleuth is ready to
help track down your missing pet

Michael Segalov

20, Jun, 2021 @11:00 AM

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One third of convicted sex offenders across England and Wales avoid prison
Adults convicted of sexually assaulting children under 13 are among those who have not been jailed

Chaminda Jayanetti & Michael Savage

19, Jun, 2021 @7:30 PM

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Daniel Morgan’s son says Cressida Dick should consider her position
Son of murdered private detective slams ‘cancerous’ culture of the Metropolitan police after findings of institutional corruption

Miranda Bryant

19, Jun, 2021 @11:21 AM

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The Guardian view on the rape review: sorry is not enough | Editorial
Editorial: The collapse in rape prosecutions has created a climate of impunity. Women are right to be furious

Editorial

18, Jun, 2021 @5:11 PM

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Rape survivors call for cases to be reopened following landmark review
Kat Araniello, whose case was dropped by CPS, says if ministers are ashamed of failures they must act

Caelainn Barr and Alexandra Topping

18, Jun, 2021 @4:10 PM

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‘Just don’t show her body!’ Netflix makes a true crime show with a difference
A Murder in West Cork delves into the killing of Sophie Toscan du Plantier – but this doc makes her more than a victim. Its creators discuss how they fused intrigue with empathy

Zoe Williams

18, Jun, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Ministers apologise to rape victims and promise overhaul of system
Charities welcome apology but say plans to reform rape prosecutions in England and Wales lack urgency

Alexandra Topping and Caelainn Barr

17, Jun, 2021 @9:23 PM

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Man convicted of murders of two women in Yorkshire, 21 years apart
Gary Allen, who professed hatred for women, killed Samantha Class in 1997 and Alena Grlakova in 2018

Kevin Rawlinson and agency

17, Jun, 2021 @2:13 PM

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Daniel Morgan inquiry highlights murky links between police and media
Analysis: Southern Investigations revealed as a hub of corruption enabling officers to sell information to the media

Dan Sabbagh

15, Jun, 2021 @6:37 PM

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Daniel Morgan murder: a timeline of key events
No one has been brought to justice since the private investigator was killed in south-east London in 1987

Jamie Grierson Home affairs correspondent

15, Jun, 2021 @3:43 PM

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The sexual assault of sleeping women: the hidden, horrifying rape crisis in Britain’s bedrooms
A recent survey suggested a shockingly high proportion of women have been sexually assaulted by a partner as they slept. Now more and more are speaking out

Anna Moore

15, Jun, 2021 @9:00 AM

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