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Crime Correspondent — Sky News
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Sky News Crime Correspondent on the hunt for news stories and a little levity on a grim beat

Music Teacher Jailed for Sex Attacks On Girls

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Convicted Killer In Last-Ditch DNA Appeal

news.sky.com — A convicted killer has launched a last-ditch attempt to compel a police force to hand over forensic samples he believes can be retested to prove his innocence. Kevin Nunn says new techniques could be used on scientific evidence that was inconclusive or too small to be tested for DNA when he was arrested 10 years ago.

Police Officers Abusing Their Power - Report

news.sky.com — Police officers are abusing their power to get sexual favours and drugs, a report reveals, and it's feared that new force budget cuts could breed staff anger and more corruption. The abuse of power was first highlighted two years ago, but is happening just as much now, according to Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary .

Shoplifting Surge 'Not Taken Seriously'

news.sky.com — Police forces are being accused of not doing enough to tackle a boom in shoplifting. A survey shows a 36% rise in the money lost in shop thefts, the highest figure for a decade. But most shoplifting goes unreported because shopkeepers do not believe the police will respond, according to the British Retail Consortium (BRC).

Police Criticised Over Shoplifting Response

news.sky.com — Police forces are being accused of not doing enough to tackle a boom in shoplifting. A survey shows a 36% rise in the money lost in shop thefts, the highest figure for a decade. But most shoplifting goes unreported because shopkeepers do not believe the police will respond, according to the British Retail Consortium (BRC).

Migraine Patient Claims Doctor Fondled Her

news.sky.com — A woman told a jury how consultant paediatrician Michael Salmon fondled her breasts "to check for breast cancer" when she visited him as a 15-year-old with migraines. She said he sent a nurse out of the consulting room, then told her to remove her top and bra before examining her.

Jim Davidson: Arrest Frightened Life Out Of Me

news.sky.com — Comedian Jim Davidson says he endured a "frightening" year on bail before police finally cleared him over historical sex attack allegations. In an exclusive interview with Sky News, the 61-year-old said he was getting his life back together with a sell-out stand-up tour and the launch of a new charity to help troubled ex-servicemen.

Domestic Abuse Victims Warned Over Presents

news.sky.com — Victims of domestic abuse are being warned to beware of Christmas gifts containing hidden spyware. Abusers will hide cameras or listening devices inside presents such as mobile phones, laptops and toys to snoop on their targets, say campaigners.

Body Found In Search For Stag-Do Briton

news.sky.com — The family and friends of missing stag weekend reveller Karl Law were today waiting to hear if it was his body pulled from Prague's Vltava River. Police recovered the body of a man from the freezing water near a city centre bridge, close to where builder Mr Law was last seen three weeks ago.

Stag Do Disappearance: Hunt For British Man

news.sky.com — The family and friends of a British man who went missing on a stag weekend in Prague have promised to keep searching the streets of the Czech capital until they get news "good or bad". Builder Karl Law, 35, vanished after getting separated from his friends on a pub crawl three weeks ago.
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Feb 27, 2015

#cliffrichard Cliff Richard's lawyers write to MP Keith Vaz asking why he published police letter revealing more allegations.

Feb 25, 2015

#cliffrichard Sir Cliff facing more than one historical sex abuse allegation, say S Yorks police.

Feb 19, 2015

#racism Chelsea fans victim says he doesn't speak English but understood he was being abused for his colour. Says he lives with racism.

Feb 19, 2015

#racism Chelsea fans racist abuse victim is office manager Souleymane S., 33, and tells Paris paper he will make formal complaint to police.

Feb 18, 2015

#racism Scot Yard examining alleged Chelsea fans' racist abuse on Paris metro to help ID suspects and consider travel ban orders

Feb 16, 2015

#attack Police hunting mugger who attacked man, 92, and stole £5 in Westminster. met.police.uk/pressbureau/Bu…

Feb 15, 2015

#missing Renewed appeal for missing trainee solider Steven Mubanga | The Voice Online voice-online.co.uk/article/renewe…

Feb 13, 2015

#missing Police concerned about missing Oliwia Gogolinska, 12, missing since Wednesday from Pucklechurch, Glos. pic.twitter.com/UbB4flhAzj

Feb 10, 2015

RT @Sunxrae: Top cop's words:'Some journalists did step over the mark. But nobody's died – let's get a sense of proportionality dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2…

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