Speeding teenager detained for boy's death in York.

A speeding teenager who hit a 10-year-old boy and left him dying in the road as he fled the scene has been detained.

John Smith, 18, wept as he was sentenced at York Crown Court for causing the death of Sean Hamilton by careless driving last October.

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Kent driver jailed after girl's death in Powys.

A motorist has been jailed for two years for causing the death by careless driving of a teenager at a beauty spot.

Brian Johnson, 45, from Belvedere, Kent, admitted the charge following a crash involving a 4×4 vehicle near Llyn Brianne, Powys, on 5 September 2008.

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Four convicted of murder over fatal arson in Blackburn.

Four men have been convicted of murder after a couple who they targeted by mistake in a so-called honour killing died in an arson attack in Blackburn.

Abdullah and Aysha Mohammed were killed when petrol was poured through their letter box and set alight.

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Killer gets 30 years for leaving man in blazing house.

A killer who tied up a man and left him to die in a burning house has been jailed for a minimum of 30 years.

Mark Clarkson, 48, was found dead in his home in Copperbeech Close, Quinton, Birmingham. being awoken by intruders.

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'Dangerous' double killer given whole-life jail term.

A double-murderer has been jailed for the rest of his life by a judge who told him he was “a very dangerous man”.

Royston Jackson, 43, of Pettus Road, Norwich, was convicted of murdering sex offender Gordon Boon, 73. Birmingham. being awoken by intruders.

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Mother's sentence call for Chanelle Sasha Jones killer.

Mother’s sentence call for Chanelle Sasha Jones killer.

The mother of a teenager who was murdered by her father said no innocent person should be put through such “extreme fear”.

Gary Fisher, 48, from Solihull, West Midlands, has been found guilty of murdering Chanelle Sasha Jones, 17.

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'Reformed' Essex crime writer jailed for robberies.

A writer who claimed to be a reformed criminal has been jailed for a minimum of 12 years after being convicted of robbing security guards.

Terry Smith, 51, of Canvey Island, Essex, was found guilty of conspiring to rob and conspiring to possess firearms with intent to rob.

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