The uncle of a murdered three-year-old girl has said that justice has been done after her killer was sentenced to life in jail today.
Police have named a man who was found dead at his house in Full Sutton in East Yorkshire as 50 year old antiques dealer, Peter Battle.
The murder of a grandmother from East Yorkshire is going to be re-investigated.
A 51-year-old man has appeared at Doncaster magistrates court accused of killing his wife.
The body of 49-year-old Sheila Wild was found by police officers at her home in Thorne Road in the Blaxton area of Doncaster last month. Tests revealed she has been strangled.
Raymond Wild is charged with murder. He will appear at Sheffield crown court for a bail hearing later this month.
A 51-year-old man has been charged in connection with the murder of Sheila Wild.
The body of the 49-year-old was discovered at her home in Thorne Road, in the Blaxton area of Doncaster, at around 6pm on Wednesday 26 February.
A post-mortem examination found that she was strangled.
Raymond Wild, from Thorne Road, in Blaxton, is due to appear at Doncaster Magistrates’ Court on Monday 3 March.
Police have named the woman found at the property on Thorne Road on Wednesday as 49-year-old Sheila Wild.
Mrs Wild was found at the property in the Blaxton area of Doncaster at around 6pm.
A 51-year-old man was also found unconscious at the house and was taken to hospital where his condition is described as stable
He has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
A 35-year-old woman has been charged with the murder of a 41-year-old man at Rosemary Gardens in the Allerton area of Bradford.
Alexia Heckles of Rosemary Gardens is due to appear at Bradford Magistrates Court this morning charged with murder.
– Detective Chief Inspector Jon Morgan of Protective Services (Crime)
"We were called at 12.30am on Saturday, 18 January, to a property on Rosemary Gardens, Allerton, Bradford, following a report of a disturbance at the address. A 41-year-old man was found with serious injuries and died at the scene. A 35-year-old woman was arrested from the scene and remains in custody on suspicion of murder."
A man has been charged with the murder of an 87-year-old woman in York following a burglary at her home on New Year’s Day. He has also been charged with attempted robbery and battery.
Officers are appealing to any witnesses in the area of Victoria Court in the Leeman Road area of York.
A bicycle which is believed to have been used during the incident has still not be traced by the police, and the public are urged to look out for one matching its description.
Anyone with information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101 – select option 2 – and ask for York CID.
Humberside police are continuing inquiries after the death of a man found with serious injuries in Hull on New Year’s Day.
Four men and a woman arrested yesterday remain in custody as the investigation continues.
Police and ambulance services were called shortly after 6am to the junction of Trafalgar Street and Beverley Road, where a man in his 30s was found. He was taken to Hull Royal Infirmary with serious injuries. He died a short time later.
“Our investigation is very much underway and inquiries are concentrated upon obtaining accounts both from witnesses and those in custody.
“We will also be closely studying CCTV footage covering the scene of the incident and surrounding area.
“The results of a post mortem have proved inconclusive and it is likely that further specialist examinations may now be required. However, the injuries suffered by the victim are consistent with a sustained violent assault.
– Det Chief Insp Matt Baldwin, Humberside Police
“We still need the help of the public in establishing as clear a picture as possible of preceding events which we believe led to the death of this man."
The widow of murdered Church organist Alan Greaves will hold a memorial service for him tonight - and will pray for the two men who killed him.
Maureen told Calendar: "Even today I've been feeling quite low, remembering what happened. First thing tomorrow morning I'm going to go to the chapel in the hospital where Alan died. Because being a Christian, I spent a lot of time praying there for the situation."
During the half hour service, she'll ask the congregation to pray for the two men who killed her husband - Jonathan Bowling and Ashley Foster. Earlier this year Bowling was jailed for life for murder and Foster for nine years for manslaughter.
A memorial service will take place in Sheffield tonight to mark the first anniversary of the death of church organist Alan Greaves - at the scene where he was murdered.
Mr Greaves was attacked as he walked to St Saviour's Church at High Green, near Sheffield, to play the organ at midnight mass. Tonight his widow Maureen and other members of the congregation will take to the streets in his memory, but also to celebrate Christmas.
At 11 o' clock, rather than holding a Christmas Service at St Saviour's Church, the area next to the pathway where he was murdered will be bathed in candlelight as Maureen and other members of the congregation celebrate mass.
Christmas Eve marks the first anniversary of the murder of a Sheffield organist's murder.
Alan Greaves was attacked as he walked to St Saviour's Church at High Green, near Sheffield, to play the organ at midnight mass.
His widow Maureen and other members of the congregation will take to the streets in his memory - and to celebrate Christmas. David Hirst reports.
Nottinghamshire Police have released a CCTV image of a man who died four days after being assaulted in Mansfield - in the hope of finding witnesses.
Officers believe the image shows 48-year-old Emiel Blankert shortly after he was attacked last Monday. He had just left the Ladybrook Pub.
He later went to King's Mill Hospital, where he died on Friday.
Two women, aged 48 and 27, and a 21-year-old man have been arrested and bailed in connection with the attack.