Crime News in Brief: Thursday, December 5
The 21-year-old victim was near to the Copthorne Hotel at around 3.30am on Saturday, November 23, when he was attacked, leaving him with a facial injury that needed hospital treatment.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Life behind bars for murder of Tina Casey
That was the reaction by the family of island woman Tina Casey, after her mother-in-law Heath Emmonds was convicted of her murder after a trial.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Lanterns lead the way for winter festival at Woodhorn Museum
A man from Gateshead, who is in his 30s, was pronounced dead in hospital, after being struck by a double-decker, an N21 night service running from Newcastle to Durham, as he cycled down a road near his home, at just after 4am on Saturday Entertainment Editor Gordon Barr meets up with Diversity's Jordan ahead of the dance troupe's show at the Metro ... (more)
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Grandma guilty of murdering son's ex because she was worried about losing contact with grandson
She had already twice tried to poison her by crushing sleeping tablets into a chilli and a sweet and sour dish she had prepared A grandmother who stabbed her son's ex-partner to death as she lay on the sofa because she feared she was going to lose contact with her young grandson could be jailed for a minimum of 25 years, a court heard today.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Gran's tears as she tells how she stabbed woman to death
A GRANDMOTHER wept as she told a court how she stabbed her son's former partner to death after she threatened to move to the Isle of Man with her young grandson.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
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Parade set to shine at attraction
From October to December, hundreds of people across south east Northumberland have taken part in a key community engagement project.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Tina Casey murder trial gets under way
An island woman was stabbed to death by her mother-in-law after telling her she was moving back to the Isle of Man and that she would never see her grandson again, a court has heard.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Tina Casey murder: Court hears how grandmother murdered...
The 2nd Battalion, the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers is under threat of closure after a rebellion by back-bench Tory MPs failed to halt Government cuts to the army Newcastle Christmas things to do are all listed here - find something below to get you in the festive mood, from Christmas lights to pantos A GRAN murdered her daughter-in-law after she ... (more)
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Wallington remain in the hunt
WALLINGTON'S excellent form kept them within touching distance of top spot in the Premier Division of the Northern Alliance.