Arlene Foster blames `malign and criminal elements´ for disorder

Arlene Foster has blamed ‘malign and criminal elements’ for whipping up young people involved in recent violence and disorder in Northern Ireland.  The First Minister has called for youths to desist from violence in response to post-Brexit trading arrangements, adding that issues should be resolved at a political level. Photographs from Tuesday captured bins being … Read more

Peaky Blinders’ Cillian Murphy transforms into ruthless criminal Tommy Shelby

Cillian Murphy transformed into the ruthless criminal Tommy Shelby as he filmed tense new scenes for Peaky Blinders’ sixth and final series on Tuesday. The leading actor, 44, sported his character’s signature flat cap as he shot scenes in a quarry in Lancashire.  Cillian appeared to be making his way towards a small camp site set … Read more

One in five criminal cases heading for crown courts waiting more than a year as backlog soars

One in five criminal cases heading for crown courts are waiting for more than a year as backlog soars during Covid pandemic, new figures show Around 18 per cent of criminal cases had been outstanding for a year or more  This figure is three times as high as it was for the same period at … Read more

John Jarratt provides testimony in defamation case in support of his criminal lawyer

John Jarratt provides testimony in defamation case in support of the lawyer who successfully defended him against historic rape allegations By Aap Published: 04:35 GMT, 18 March 2021 | Updated: 04:35 GMT, 18 March 2021 When Wolf Creek star John Jarratt was charged with rape, he retained Sydney criminal lawyer Chris Murphy whom he later … Read more

Wayne Couzens ‘will receive his full Met Police salary during criminal proceedings’

Sarah Everard murder suspect Wayne Couzens ‘will receive his full Met Police salary of at least £33,000 during criminal proceedings’ Wayne Couzens, 48, is reportedly paid at least £33,000 per year for his role   The Met has served Couzens with gross misconduct notice and suspending him Standard protocol is for officers to be paid right … Read more

City watchdog launches criminal probe into Natwest over money laundering failures

City watchdog launches criminal probe into Natwest over money laundering failures after £365m was paid in to bank by Bradford based gold dealer The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is investigating the NatWest Group Alleges that ‘increasingly large cash deposits’ were made into customer account Around £365 million was paid in – of which some £264 … Read more

Now Greensill Bank faces a criminal lawsuit in Germany

Now Greensill Bank faces a criminal lawsuit in Germany: Regulator accuses directors of manipulating finances By Francesca Washtell and Lucy White For The Daily Mail Published: 22:14 GMT, 3 March 2021 | Updated: 22:14 GMT, 3 March 2021 The crisis engulfing Greensill Capital and steel magnate Sanjeev Gupta intensified last night. Greensill Bank, the lender’s … Read more

Peaky Blinders star Cillian Murphy transforms into feared criminal Tommy Shelby for series 6

Peaky Blinders star Cillian Murphy transforms into feared criminal Tommy Shelby to film smoke-filled scenes in Manchester for the sixth and final series By Connie Rusk For Mailonline Published: 12:32 GMT, 3 March 2021 | Updated: 12:34 GMT, 3 March 2021 Advertisement Peaky Blinders’ leading man Cillian Murphy was spotted on set in Manchester’s Castlefield … Read more

Troubled 90s reggae star Finley Quaye, 46, admits criminal damage

Troubled 90s reggae star Finley Quaye, 46, admits criminal damage after he threw metal road sign through glass bus door during row over fare Pop star Finley Quaye admitted throwing sign through a bus door during a row  The Brit Award-winner, 46, appeared today at Westminster Magistrates’ Court He pleaded guilty to causing £249.14p worth of criminal … Read more