Sadie Hartley killing: Women jailed for murdering love rival.

An obsessive “she devil” who murdered a love rival in a brutal attack she plotted with a friend has been jailed for a minimum of 30 years.

Sarah Williams, 35, stunned Sadie Hartley with a cattle prod and stabbed her 41 times in an “orgy of violence”.

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James Warnock jailed for life for Yiannoulla Yianni's murder.

A man who raped and murdered a teenage girl in 1982 has been sentenced to life in prison with a minimum of 25 years. 

James Warnock, 56, strangled 17-year-old Yiannoulla Yianni in an attack described as “cruel, brutal and without mercy” at her north London home.

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'Thank you judge, I appreciate it'

A robber thanked a judge who gave him further time behind bars for raids on a petrol station and a pub.

Alexander Begley said: “Thank you judge, I appreciate it” as he was sentenced after forensic experts saw through the disguise he wore on two robberies.

The towering 6ft 5” 25-year-old was identified by his stoop, Teesside Crown Court heard.

Experts from a private forensic firm studied CCTV images of two ghostly masked figures in white boilersuits with hammers who smashed 21 windows in a pub and days later robbed an all-night garage.

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Second man charged over distraction burglary in Chesterfield.

Officers investigating a distraction burglary in Chesterfield in February this year have charged a 24-year-old man.

Thomas Sykes from Easton Lane in Chippenham was charged with burglary on Friday and appeared before magistrates at Chesterfield Justice Centre the next day.

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Thirteen men sentenced for Spinney Hill disorder.

Thirteen people who were responsible for an incident of violent disorder in the Spinney Hill area of Leicester have been jailed for a combined total of more than 13 years.

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Calderdale gang jailed for grooming and abusing girls.

Fifteen men who “systematically” groomed and sexually abused teenage girls in Halifax have been jailed.

They were convicted of child sex offences including rape, grooming and trafficking during three separate trials at Leeds Crown Court.

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'Dangerous teenage rapist is jailed for six years.

A “dangerous” teenager has been jailed for six years after he was found guilty of rape and sexual assault offences.

Owen Randall, (17), of Henray Avenue, Eyres Monsell, Leicester, was found guilty of the crimes at the conclusion of a trial at Birmingham Crown Court.

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Shane Tunney murder trial: Two guilty of 'savage' killing.

Two men have been found guilty of the “savage” street murder of a man who was “kicked like a football”.

Shane Tunney, 24, died after he was attacked by a gang on Norton High Street in Stockton, as he went to buy pizza last June.

Kearan Terry Davis and Kieran Harry Davis, both 18, had denied killing him.

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Angela Wrightson murder: Girls given life terms.

Two 15-year-old girls have been given life sentences with minimum terms of 15 years for the torture and murder of a vulnerable woman. Angela Wrightson, 39, was found semi-naked in her living room in Hartlepool with more than 100 injuries – including 80 to her face – in December 2014.

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Daniel Kirkwood Murder: Knifeman Guilty of stabbing.

Tobijah Thompson, 25, who was living in Bearwood at the time, murdered teenager Daniel Kirkwood by stabbing him in the neck.

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17 Years for Shrewsbury man.

A violent man with a record of attacking women has been jailed for 17 years for murdering his partner at the offices where she worked in Shrewsbury.

Nigel Woolley left Julie Mercer lying in agony on the floor of Dial-a-Ride on the Sundorne Trade Park. She suffered severe injuries – including a split pancreas and rib fractures – and was found dead at the scene, Worcester Crown Court was told.

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Hussain brothers jailed in Rotherham abuse case.

Three brothers who groomed, raped and sexually assaulted 15 teenage girls in Rotherham have been jailed. Arshid Hussain, 40, was jailed for 35 years while siblings Basharat, 39, and Bannaras, 36, were jailed for 25 and 19 years respectively. 

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Jordan Watson death trio sentenced.

A knife-obsessed man who murdered a 14-year-old boy whose girlfriend he was infatuated with has been jailed for life, along with his accomplice.

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