A debt-ridden mum who pinched thousands of pounds from an Armed Forces support charity has been spared immediate prison.Read the full story ›
A criminal who slashed a man's face with a Stanley knife has been jailed for seven years.Read the full story ›
Peter Morrison was texting behind the wheel when he killed a highways worker and paralysed his colleague as he sped down the M6.Read the full story ›
Jurors in the trial of a football agent who denies his allegedly dangerous driving caused a fatal M6 crash are considering their verdicts.Read the full story ›
A football agent told jurors he is "truly, truly sorry" for causing an M6 crash which killed one highways worker and left another paralysed.Read the full story ›
An 80-year-old man's appeared in court charged with attempted murder after being arrested at his home in Kirkby Lonsdale on Thursday.
Officers were called to an address in New Road following an alleged assault at the house.
A woman in her 70s suffered serious injuries during the incident and was taken to hospital by air ambulance.
She remains in hospital where her condition is described as critical.
Peter Horbury was arrested at the scene and appeared at Barrow Magistrates Court this morning charged with her attempted murder.
He's due to appear at Carlisle Crown Court on 13 November 2017.
Laura Price was dragged into an alleyway, close to Penrith Leisure Centre, where she had her head jumped on and kicked "like a football".Read the full story ›
A judge who jailed a Carlisle man for "despicable" online sex crimes has pleaded with authorities to take urgent action.Read the full story ›
Mark Roland Postlethwaite applied to the council for £5,000 grant funding in the wake of the devastating December 2015 deluge.Read the full story ›
Kevin Alexander Docherty, 35, and 20-year-old Kyle Jonathan Russell Hill went on trial at Carlisle Crown Court earlier this week.Read the full story ›