Two convicted murderers, including one who killed a girl in Blackpool, who are fighting for the right to vote while in prison.
A man has been charged by detectives investigating a murder linked to a gun and grenade attack which led to the deaths of two PCs.
Diana Lee, 54, was discovered in the garage of her house near Holmes Chapel, last month by fire crews who had been called to tackle a blaze.
Police investigating the disappearance of a Cheetham Hill mother-of-three have made a further arrest.
A 38-year-old man from Salford was last night, Friday 5 July 2013, arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and is now being interviewed by officers.
Ranya Alayed, 25, from Cheetham Hill, was reported missing from home on Tuesday 2 July 2013.
It is extremely out-of-character for Ranya to disappear in this way and police have launched a missing from home investigation.
Ranya previously lived in the North East of England and moved to Manchester in January 2013.
Officers have also now been given more time to interview three people previously arrested in connection with the investigation.
A warrant of further detention was granted relating to a 33-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder and a 55-year-old woman and 64-year-old man arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.
Anyone with information about Ranya's whereabouts is asked to call police on 0161 856 3101.
The search for a missing mum-of-three from Manchester has triggered an arrest on suspicion of murder.
Ranya Alayed, 25, disappeared from home in the Cheetham Hill area of the city on Tuesday. Her family are said to be "frantic with worry."
Officers have arrested a man on suspicion of murder. Another two people have been arrested on suspicion of helping an offender.
Superintendent Vanessa Jardine says: "We cannot rule out the possibility that Ranya has come to some harm and we won't know for sure until we find her."
Police have charged two men with the murder of David James Morgan in Cumbria.
The two men have been named as 31 year old Stephen Allan Falle, and 28 year old Craig Mansell.
A woman who had been arrested in connection with David’s murder has been released on police bail.
Both men are due to appear at Furness and District Magistrates Court, this morning.
28 year old Mr Morgan died following an assault in Barrow on June 18.
Police have charged a man with the murder of a woman in Manchester.
The body of Zaneta Kindzierska, 32, was found at a house on Surbiton Road, Newton Heath last Tuesday. She had been stabbed in the chest.
Krzysztof Kindzierski, 40 and from Newton Heath, faces charges of murder and false imprisonment.
A murder investigation is underway after police were called to Dunluce Street in Liverpool early this morning. They found a man in his 30's with stab wounds. Detectives are currently questioning a 38 year old man on suspicion of murder.
Police are investigating after a man was found stabbed to death at a house in Liverpool.
Officers were called to the Tuebrook area of the city this lunchtime and discovered the body at a property on Brainerd Street. The scene has been sealed off whilst police investigate.
A man and woman have been arrested on suspicion of murder.
Police are investigating after the body of a young woman was found in a Blackpool alleyway last night.
Officers were called to Kirby Road in the town at around 9pm last night and made the discovery.
A 22 year old man and 20 year old woman are being held on suspicion of murder.