Crime

Crime sells, just ask authors such as Lee Child, Ian Rankin, Val McDermid and James Patterson, the latter who was named highest-paid writer in the world last year when he took home more than $US80 million...

A mum-of-two bit and hurled racist abuse at a police officer while wearing just black suspenders and a dressing gown. Gemma Johnson , 34, grappled with the policewoman outside her Hull home and called...

A burglar has been found guilty of killing a hard-working shopkeeper for the sake of £100 in the till during a "one-man crimewave". Alex Gunn, 31, was caught on CCTV stabbing 54-year-old Ravi...

A spurned fiancé told an "underworld hitman" he wanted his ex killed and her body cut up using a "murder kit" – but later discovered he was talking to an undercover police officer....

A killer wept in the dock today after a jury found her guilty of murdering a dad-of-one in the street. Clara Butler and her dad Jamie became embroiled in an argument with Lance Martin near their homes. A...

Reporter Billy Jensen was on assignment for the New York Post in 2001 when he made a life-changing decision. Sent to interview the parents of a Long Island woman killed by a train after she and her friend...

A nine-year-old boy who was savagely beaten to death by his father made a desperate plea not to be returned to him before he was murdered, an inquest heard. Bradyn Dillon was murdered by his father Graham...

Federal authorities say a Tennessee man wanted on a murder charge in a shooting at a market four years ago has been found in Mexico. The U.S. Marshals Service says in a news release that Christian Hall...

THE number of crime suspects being prosecuted is at the lowest level since records began. Shock figures released by the Ministry of Justice came after cops recorded an eight per cent rise in crimes. On...

A terrified 16-year-old knocked on doors screaming "help me" before he was stabbed to death, witnesses said. But no one helped the teenager in the seconds before his murder at the hands of a...

Two bodies have been found in the search for a pair of teenage fugitives who are suspected of three killings. Kam McLeod, 19, and Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, both from Port Alberni, British Columbia, had been...

Many homes connected to famous crimes have been put upfor sale. Recently, aLos Angeles home that was the site of a murder committed by Charles Manson’s followers was listed for sale at $1.98...