A mother whose toddler was allegedly crushed by a car seat has been convicted of child cruelty and assaulting a witness, while the boy’s stepfather was found guilty of intimidating a witness in the case.
A 16-year-old boy has been found guilty of the abduction, rape and murder of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail. Her naked body was found on the Isle of Bute after she was reported missing on the morning of
The mother of a teenager on trial for the murder of Alesha MacPhail has said her son was “adamant” he had nothing to do with the six-year-old’s death when she questioned him about why he repeatedly left
A woman who mutilated her three-year-old daughter has become the first person in the UK to be found guilty of female genital mutilation (FGM). The 37-year-old mother from east London wept in the dock she
The body of a newborn baby has been found on a beach in Ireland. The discovery was made shortly before 10am in Balbriggan, north of Dublin. The scene has been sealed off and a technical examination has
Dr. David Ayoub used to be active in the anti-vaccination movement. Now he’s challenging mainstream science again—as an expert witness for accused child abusers. This article is a collaboration between
A woman and her ex-partner who strapped a toddler face down in a "monstrous cage bed" have each been sentenced to 10 years. Ellie-May Minshull-Coyle was 19 months old when she died after being restrained
A pathologist has rejected suggestions that one of two girls found dead in woods near Brighton 32 years ago had been sexually assaulted months earlier. Russell Bishop's lawyer had told his trial that father