Detectives have launched a murder investigation following the death of a two-year-old boy. Officers were called to a home in Modbury, Devon, yesterday morning after the little boy's body was discovered by a member of the public.
Police confirmed they have arrested a woman and she is being questioned by officers on suspicion of murder. As well as carrying out door-to-door enquiries, police have also begun initial forensic work - although it is believed a post-mortem examination has yet to be carried out.
Detectives investigating the murder of Sheffield church organist Alan Greaves on Christmas Eve have released CCTV footage of two men they want to question about the killing. The new images were released at a press conference at South Yorkshire Police's training centre in Wath-upon-Dearne.
Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik has released a 27-page letter bemoaning his conditions in prison.
The 33-year-old, who murdered 77 people in 2011, is currently serving a 21-year sentence.
In the letter he bemoaned the "800" strip searches he has had and the fact that he does not enjoy 'enough' social interaction.
According to the New York Times, Breivik is also not satisfied with his three-suite cell - which is fitted with a television and exercise equipment.
Four men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was run over following an argument at a pub.
A 24-year-old was hit by a Volkswagen Golf R32 as he was walking near to the Esso Garage in Ascot, Berkshire, in the early hours of this morning.
He was rushed to hospital and is in a critical condition.
Four men are in police custody.
The High Street in Ascot was closed following the incident at 3.20am as the police carried out their investigation.
The road is expected to be closed for several hours.
For more information read ITV News Meridian.
A 47-year-old man died in what police described as a vicious attack.
The victim, who was in a critical condition in hospital, died from his injuries.
Police arrested a 30-year-old man in connection with the serious assault, following the attack in the Dromore Street area of Ballynahinch.
Detectives in Downpatrick are quizzing him about the attack which was reported at around 12.45am.
A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a woman, Dorset Police said.
The teenager was held after officers attended an address in Benville Road, Weymouth, Dorset, after reports that a woman had been injured.
When police arrived at the property at 1.06pm they discovered the woman's body.
Police said the woman's relatives have not yet been informed.
Northamptonshire Police say police in Morocco have arrested a man wanted on suspicion of murdering a family of four. A spokesman said:
Police in Morocco have arrested a man believed to be a Chinese businessman wanted on suspicion of murdering a family of four.
Anxiang Du, 53, is thought to have fled the UK shortly after the deaths of university lecturer Jifeng "Jeff" Ding, his wife Ge "Helen" Chui and their two daughters Alice, 12, and Xing, 18.
The family were found stabbed to death at their home in Wootton, Northamptonshire, on April 29 last year - the same day as the royal wedding.
Northamptonshire Police said a man believed to be Du was arrested yesterday afternoon in Tangier.
Northamptonshire Police say a man has been arrested in Morocco who is believed to be Anxiang Du, who is wanted in connection with the murders of four members of the Ding family who were found stabbed to death at their home in Wootton, Northamptonshire last year.
A man has been charged with the murder of a woman, police said tonight. Barach Bandavad, 38, is accused of killing 58-year-old Judith Ege on June 30 and will appear before Bristol Magistrates' Court tomorrow.
He faces a separate robbery charge, which he is alleged to have committed on the same day, Avon and Somerset Police said. Detectives had made a public appeal for Bandavad following an incident at an address in Highbury Road, Horfield, Bristol, at around midday on Saturday.
Bandavad, from Bristol, was later found in the Southmead area of the city and arrested. A post-mortem examination confirmed Judith Ege had been stabbed.