England

Moors Murderer: Inquest reopens into Ian Brady’s death

Brady, who tortured and killed five children with Myra Hindley, died at Ashworth Hospital in May. BBC News – England

England

James Herbert death: ‘No police restraint’ for mentally ill people

The watchdog recommendation follows the death of a man detained under the Mental Health Act. BBC News – England

England

Police ‘may work with paedophile hunters’

Almost half of trials for the crime of meeting a child after grooming uses vigilante evidence. BBC News – England

England

Nuneaton schoolboy who backed out of mass shooting detained

The boy, who was armed with a shotgun, had been “seconds away” from opening fire, a court hears. BBC News – England

England

Madeleine McCann: Police request funding for inquiry

More than £11m has already been spent but money is only in place until the end of September. BBC News – England

England

Hillsborough disaster accused appear in crown court

No pleas were entered but the judge has ruled any future trials should be held in Preston. BBC News – England

England

Operation Sanctuary: Newcastle sex groomers handed jail terms

The men were part of a gang who plied girls with alcohol and drugs then forced them to have sex. BBC News – England

England

Derby serial sex attacker Ilija High had ‘corrupted fantasies’

Ilija High raped an 18-year-old woman three times and sexually assaulted and tried to rape two other victims. BBC News – England

England

Cyclist Charlie Alliston guilty over pedestrian’s death

Charlie Alliston was cleared of manslaughter but found guilty of “wanton and furious driving”. BBC News – England

England

Cromer disorder: Pubs shut as seaside town ‘in lockdown’

Extra police patrol Cromer, where some pubs and shops remained closed after weekend trouble. BBC News – England