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 70 year-old man has been arrested and bailed in connection with the death of a Gosberton woman.
Police and ambulance were called to an address in Hedgefield Hurn, Gosberton, at on Thursday 10 October, where 69 year-old Margaret Morton, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Following a post mortem examination a murder enquiry was launched.
A 70 year-old man, who has not been named, was arrested and then subsequently bailed until 9 December whilst the investigation continues.
Anthony McCall, 55, from Kimberworth, South Yorkshire, appeared at Rotherham Magistrates’ Court today charged with the murder of Michael Riches.
Mr Riches died in Rotherham District General Hospital after officers found him with life-threatening injuries at his Herringthorpe home on Sunday, 6 October.
McCall was remanded in custody to appear at Sheffield Crown Court on Thursday, 10 October.
The jury in the trial of a man accused of killing his mother in Lincoln has been set out to consider its verdict.
The group of eight men and four women retired at Derby Crown Court just before 11am.
It comes after a seven-day hearing in which the court was told Kazik Pasierbek is alleged to have killed his 72-year-old mother Margaret Krawcewicz by hitting her on the head six or seven times.
The attack is said to have happened at the flat they shared in St Botolph’s Crescent, Lincoln, on October 12 last year.
A man is due to appear at Rotherham Magistrates’ Court today in connection with the death of a Herringthorpe man on Sunday, 6 October.
Anthony McCall, aged 55, from Kimberworth, is charged with the murder of 59-year-old Michael Riches, who lived at Swinburne Place, Herringthorpe.
Officers were called to Mr Riches’ home at around 7.30pm and found him with life-threatening injuries.
He was taken to Rotherham District General Hospital, but sadly died during the night. Detectives are awaiting the results of a post mortem which was carried out yesterday.
Two people have been charged in connection with the murder of a man whose body was found outside a social club.
Derbyshire Police said Vincent Aitken, 43, has been charged with the murder of Barry Smith, who was found dead near Kilburn Welfare Social Club at about 8.30am on Sunday.
Meanwhile, officers investigating Mr Smith's death have also charged 40-year-old Pamela Aitken with assisting an offender.
A police spokesman said the pair will appear before magistrates in Chesterfield today.
Two other people remain in police custody in connection with Mr Smith's death.
Police have launched a murder investigation after a 79-year-old woman died in hospital on September 24. Lincolnshire Police officers were called by hospital staff on Sunday afternoon.
The pensioner had been taken to hospital from her home in Merleswen in Dunholme at around 11am that morning. Last night a 51-year-old man was arrested in the West Yorkshire area.
– Detective chief inspector martin holvey
I can confirm that a murder investigation has been launched and I would urge anyone with any information that they think might help us to get in touch as soon as possible. We are not seeking any other suspects in relation to this investigation and there is no threat to the community. I would urge any local residents with any concerns to discuss them with our local officers in the village."
A woman has today been found guilty of murdering her partner who she stabbed through the heart.
Rebecca Dormer, 23, of Spring Hill, Whitby, was convicted of deliberately killing 32-year-old Gareth Matthews after an almost two-week trial at Leeds Crown Court.
She was sentenced to life imprisonment and will serve a minimum of 15 and half years before being considered for parole.
Mr Matthews died in the house he shared with Dormer shortly after the incident was reported to the Yorkshire Ambulance Service and North Yorkshire Police on 22 February 2013.
The jury heard how Dormer picked up a 12-inch knife and stabbed Mr Matthews in the chest during a domestic argument in which both parties had consumed alcohol.
The knife went through Mr Matthews’ heart and into his liver, causing severe and, ultimately, fatal loss of blood.
Dormer was arrested by the police at the scene along with a 24-year-old man who was present in the house when the incident occurred. Following questioning he was released without charge.
Extensive police enquiries led to Dormer being charged with murdering Mr Matthews on Monday 25 February.
But first tonight to the 'A' star pupil who tried to murder a 12-year-old girl in a chilling attack after she rejected his advances.
16-year-old Cameron Cleland has been jailed for life after stabbing the schoolgirl through the throat with a pen knife and trying to strangle her.
She'd been lured to an isolated spot at Ben Rhydding near Ilkley and only escaped by chance because Cleland was disturbed by a woman out walking her dog.
Four people have appeared in court charged in connection with the murder of a Scarborough man.
41-year-old Johnathan Binns died shortly after police were called out a house on Eastborough last Wednesday.
Two men, aged 34 and 29, have been charged with murder and conspiracy to commit robbery.
Two other men, both aged 30, have also been charged with conspiracy to commit robbery.
They've all been remanded into custody.
A murder investigation has begun after a man died at a seaside resort in North Yorkshire.
The man, who has not been identified, died shortly after police were called to reports of an assault at a flat in Scarborough at about midnight.
North Yorkshire Police said four men had been arrested in connection with the inquiry.
Eastborough is currently closed and is expected to remain closed while investigations are underway.