"I was ordered to shoot." The first trial of a Russian military man accused of killing a civilian began in Kyiv

2 hours ago The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightEPA photo caption, Vadim Shishimarin during the trial On Friday, the first court session was... Read more

A runaway recidivist was detained in the United States. The guard who helped him shot himself.

May 10, 2022 Updated 4 hours ago The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightLauderdale County Sheriff’s Office photo caption, Inmate Casey White and Correctional... Read more

He collected information about the Armed Forces of Ukraine and passed it on to the enemy: a law enforcement officer who worked for the invaders was detained in the Kharkiv region

In Ukraine, law enforcement officers exposed an employee of the National Police in the Kharkiv region. The man handed over to the Russian occupiers data on the equipment of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, checkpoints and the location of law... Read more

In the Lviv region, the court seized the movable and immovable property of Medvedchuk and Kazak: what is on the list

In Lvov, the court granted the petition of investigators to seize movable and immovable property belonging to the enterprises of relatives of people’s deputies from the Opposition Platform for Life party. The amount of capital exceeds UAH 80 million. This... Read more

A runaway recidivist was arrested in Indiana. The guard who helped him shot himself.

4 hours ago The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightLauderdale County Sheriff’s Office photo caption, Inmate Casey White (L) and corrections officer Vicky White... Read more

US ex-cop accused of shooting 12-year-old boy in the back

May 3, 2022, 05:51 GMT The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightGoFundMe photo caption, Authorities believe Thomas “TJ” Siderio was unarmed and did not... Read more

They worked for food: a gang that organized human trafficking was detained in the Dnipropetrovsk region

In the Dnepropetrovsk region, law enforcement officers detained four local residents who kidnapped people and transported them to farms for labor slavery. Law enforcement officers released 60 people. This was reported in the press service of the National Police of... Read more

US ex-cop charged with shooting 12-year-old boy in the back

2 hours ago The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightGoFundMe photo caption, Authorities believe Thomas “TJ” Siderio was unarmed and did not pose a... Read more

In Alabama, a recidivist escaped from prison with a guard. Authorities Offer $10,000 Reward

4 hours ago The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightLauderdale County Sheriff’s Office photo caption, Escaped prisoner Casey White and the guard who disappeared... Read more

They attacked with weapons and robbed: gang members were sent to court in Dnipro

In the Dnepropetrovsk region, members of a gang were sent to court, which attacked citizens with weapons and stole their personal belongings. This was reported in the press service of the regional prosecutor’s office. As it became known, the curator... Read more

Crash-tested bulletproof vests: two local residents were detained in the Dnieper, who fired from a machine gun in the park

In Dnipro, law enforcement officers detained a man and a woman who opened fire from weapons in a local park. This was reported in the press service of the National Police of the region. As it became known, the incident... Read more

Tennis player Boris Becker was sentenced to 2.5 years. He withheld from creditors 2.5 million pounds

April 29, 2022 Updated 4 hours ago The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightKarwai Tang photo caption, Six-time Grand Slam champion Boris Becker filed... Read more

The UN is ready to name almost 6,000 victims of war crimes in Ukraine by name

Hour ago The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightEPA Several countries and international organizations, including the UN, have promised to do everything possible to... Read more

A man shot dead two children and a nanny in a kindergarten near Ulyanovsk

April 26, 2022 The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightUlnovosti.ru/TASS photo caption, The room where the attacker opened fire during “quiet time” In the... Read more

People who oppose Prevent are fuelling terrorism, says David Cameron

People who oppose the Government’s anti-extremist Prevent strategy are fuelling terrorism, David Cameron has claimed. In an outspoken attack on opponents of Prevent, the former Prime Minister said that organisations that tried to “delegitimise” counter-terrorism work were “enabling terrorism”. His... Read more

Bermondsey stabbings: Grandmother Dolet Hill named among four people killed

Chief Superintendent Colin Wingrove, the head of policing in Southwark, said: “In the early hours of this morning, following a call from neighbours, officers forced entry to a house in Delaford Road, SE16. “Inside the house they made a dreadful... Read more

Shock return for golden box from Rothschild Collection stolen in heist

Pippa Shirley, director of collections, historic properties and landscapes at Waddesdon, said: “I am absolutely delighted that this box has returned, and very grateful to the Art Loss Register for its part in its successful recovery. “The 2003 theft was... Read more

NHS housekeeper, Dolet Hill, among four people stabbed to death at house in south London

Chief Superintendent Colin Wingrove, the head of policing in Southwark, said: “In the early hours of this morning, following a call from neighbours, officers forced entry to a house in Delaford Road, SE16. “Inside the house they made a dreadful... Read more

Neglect at Priory hospital contributed to death of patient hit by train, jury finds

The NHS has been accused of using services that put “profit over patient safety” after an inquest found that Priory neglect contributed to a 23-year-old’s death. Matthew Caseby was hit by a train after absconding from the Priory Hospital Woodbourne... Read more

Have sympathy for Anne Darwin – she was a victim of Canoe Man, too

A neat quirk of The Thief, His Wife and the Canoe (ITV) is that Anne Darwin (played here by Monica Dolan) was incarcerated at HM Prison Low Newton in County Durham at the same time as serial killer Rose West... Read more

Have sympathy for Anne Darwin – she was a victim of Canoe Man too

A neat quirk of The Thief, His Wife and the Canoe (ITV) is that Anne Darwin (played here by Monica Dolan) was incarcerated at HM Prison Low Newton in County Durham at the same time as serial killer Rose West... Read more

Do polygraph tests actually work?

Although not a professional police officer himself, Keeler carried out his own investigations – he invited one murder suspect to a faked Ku Klux Klan meeting and used the polygraph on him, telling him it was part of an initiation... Read more

Murderer chooses death by firing squad – but complains it wasn’t really a choice at all

A murderer on death row in South Carolina who elected to face a firing squad has claimed he was given no choice as he launched an appeal against his death penalty. Richard Bernard Moore, 57, was sentenced to death after... Read more

The Thief, His Wife and the Canoe, review: a very British crime story, superbly told

When the story of the “Canoe Man” emerged in 2007, I’d venture that the nation’s screenwriters were all sharpening their pens. You’ll probably remember it, or some of it: in March 2002 John Darwin, a 52-year-old former teacher and prison... Read more

Councils could be stripped of anti-terror responsibilities in Prevent shake-up

Lord Carlile of Berriew, a former independent reviewer of terrorism legislation who helped lay the groundwork for the review, said: “They should remove Prevent functions from local authorities and make it a more independent service. “Prevent co-ordinators should no longer... Read more