A former friend of pervert football coach Barry Bennell has revealed how the predator won his family’s love – then betrayed them by abusing his 11-year-old son.
The distraught dad was horrified to learn the truth about the depraved predator, who was convicted this week of 50 sex assaults
A killer drug dealer lived a lavish lifestyle “traveling an enormous amount” to exotic destinations all over the world before he was jailed for torturing and killing a dad.
Joseph McKeever was killed by 'liar' Karl Kelly who this week was jailed for 22 years for the dad's manslaughter.
A man who was pushed off a 40ft city-centre hotel balcony by his boyfriend has spoken about how his “life has changed forever” after the fall.
Paul McGee miraculously survived the drop when a false ceiling at the Shankly Hotel in Liverpool partially broke his fall.
Yesterday his former
A young mother smiled as she told a social worker she killed her baby, a trial heard today.
Hannah Turtle, who denies murdering son James in June last year, allegedly told Fleur O'Hagan that she put her hand over the infant's mouth before he stopped breathing.
The 22-year-old mother was
The coach at the centre of the soccer paedophile scandal is suspected of abusing hundreds of children over three decades of terror.
During the 70s, 80s and up to his arrest in 1994, self-confessed monster Barry Bennell destroyed a succession of young lives.
Dreams of football stardom were dashed as
A dad who tried to murder his three young kids and stepdaughter by hitting them with a hammer then crashing a car into a pub wall has been jailed for life.
Owen Scott, 29, will serve at least 14 years behind bars after driving the vehicle, with the four
A teacher who hid cameras in the female toilets of three schools where he worked has been jailed for more than four years.
Rahul Odedra, 46, Quedgeley, Gloucester, would position the cameras in toilet roll holders and focus them on the genital areas of female school staff using the
A bigamist who tried to cover his double life by claiming he had terminal cancer was jailed for three months on Valentine's Day .
Michael Eels, from Eastbourne, told his first wife Andrea and their three children he had to move 345 miles north to Newcastle where
A dad was brutally tortured and then murdered by a group of thugs after he failed to deliver £130,000 of cannabis.
Firefighters discovered Joseph McKeever's body in the boot of a stolen blue Ford Focus ST after it was set alight in Everton.
The 54-year-old had two broken
Even by the standards of loan sharks, Dharam Gopee stands out as particularly loathsome.
Vulnerable consumers borrowed money at extortionate rates, secured against their homes, and then he sued for possession when they fell behind with payments.
The charlatan kept it up for years, apparently unstoppable, one judge describing him
A man and woman who beat a "vulnerable" mum-of-four to death after tying her up with a TV aerial cable and tape have been jailed for at least 14 years.
Victim Dionne Clark, 27, suffered 69 separate injuries to her face, head and brain, and tried to fight back
A serial paedophile banned from going within 50m of any park or play area in Cardiff has had the order changed so he can find a new place to live.
John Christian Davies, 42, is now allowed to go within 10m of several specific parks after going to court
A budding Oxford University student has shared a graphic hospital picture showing the horrifying injuries he suffered in a hit-and-run as he slammed the driver's 'lenient sentence.'
The shocking hospital intensive care photo hows Luke Mason with tubes, wires and plaster covering his injured and weakened body after he
A pair of teenagers have been jailed for a total of 27 years after a young father plunged to his death from an upstairs window while trying to escape a violent robbery.
Dad-of-one Sam O'Brien fell from a block of flats trying to seek help for the injuries he
Former football coach Barry Bennell has been found guilty of indecent assault.
Bennell had denied 48 offences, including indecent assault, attempted buggery and buggery, relating to 11 complainants aged between eight and 15.
The incidents were alleged to have happened between 1979 and 1990.
A jury of six women and five
A heartbroken dad has slammed the man who stabbed his daughter to death for "smirking" at him in court, saying: "He is going to get what's coming to him."
Darran Weeks, 42, said he wished he "could have five minutes" with Shea Heeley after the 19-year-old admitted murdering his
A dad has appeared in court accused of murdering his eight-year-old daughter.
William Billingham, from Brownhills, West Midlands, is charged with Mylee Billingham's murder and making threats to kill the youngster's mum.
Appearing in the dock today, wearing a dark blue V-neck jumper and grey trousers, he spoke only to
A murderer who tried to parade his victim’s head on the end of a broom has been jailed for life.
Martin McDermott stabbed Leslie Salmon, 44, and stamped on his head 18 times last August.
The 60-year-old had served 16 years of a life sentence before being released
The parents of a baby who suffocated lying between them on a single mattress have been jailed for child cruelty.
The couple, who cannot be named for legal reasons, had been drinking in the hours leading up to the tragic incident prompting a judge to blast them for their
A rapist held two women hostage at knifepoint before he forced one of his victims to stab the other.
Sadistic Anthony Hutchings, 27, was armed with a machete, hammer and saw when he kept the women prisoners in a summerhouse for up to two hours.
Hutchings was in the outbuilding
A man has been found guilty of causing severe brain damage to a baby after throwing it against a ceiling.
The jury at Hull Crown Court, took just 20 minutes to convict Connor Qualter of causing grievous bodily harm to the child.
At court today, the 21-year-old looked visibly shocked
A young man who raped and sexually assaulted a woman he met on Tinder has been jailed for five years.
Kristian Stevenson, 20, was found guilty of two charges by unanimous verdicts at Teesside Crown Court last month.
Stevenson claimed he had consensual sex with the woman on their second
A man was warned he faced life in prison today after admitting to the murder of a 16-year-old girl.
When Shea Heeley, 19, changed his plea to guilty, angry scenes erupted in the public gallery at Sheffield Crown Court.
A relative of the victim shouted: "Wait until the day you
A furious driver accidentally ploughed down three members of his own family after a shocking attack on a neighbour which was recorded on CCTV.
Yasin Ahmed, 23, deliberately drove a Ford Fiesta into his neighbour, who had complained about noise from a party.
The victim was left with three broken
A paedophile claimed he tried to meet a '14-year-old boy' for sex when he was grieving for his Chelsea football star stepdad.
Lee Stride, whose stepfather was Blues defender David Stride, has been spared jail after he arranged to meet who he thought was a teenage boy he had
The heartbroken girlfriend of a man who died after a nightclub 'altercation' says she 'should be writing his Valentine's Day card' - not burying him.
Today Jemma Owens paid tribute to her “beautiful, kind and special” boyfriend Anthony Condron.
The 29-year-old was pronounced dead in the early hours of Saturday
Two wedding dress sellers who told customer their dresses were "bespoke" and "handmade" have admitted they were actually made in China.
Melanie Bishop and Patricia Bishop mislead more than a dozen clients who had bought their dresses from nna Sara Bridal in Commercial Street, Newport.
Cardiff Crown Court heard 60-year-old
A mum-of-four who won nearly £700,000 on the National Lottery has been jailed for stealing a tree.
Lotto winner Nina Hughes,from Dover, was put behind bars for five days for stealing the plant from outside a pub.
She was found guilty by magistrates and then later sentenced at Canterbury Crown
A paedophile has been jailed for stealing a child’s identity so he could pose as a sex-starved school girl online.
Andrew Bulmer, 35, who is engaged to be married, trawled Facebook for a teenager whose image he could use to attract other perverts.
During his bizarre masquerade he shared an
A former chef at a top hotel favoured by Premier League footballers has been jailed after mowing down a student and leaving him for dead.
Dylan Worley, 22, who had been drinking during a night out, stole a friend's Mercedes to drive home - then ploughed into Jack