The eight callous criminals who have been locked up at Leeds Crown Court
In addition, a drug dealer who claimed the £2,000 worth of cocaine found on him by police was for personal use, a man who stabbed another during an argument in an Asda car park, and Albanians who were put to work on cannabis farms to pay off trafficking gangs were also handed stints behind bars.
A father’s last moments protecting his son before he was murdered in the street by a gang armed with machetes and zombie knives has been caught on CCTV. Kelvin Ward, 50, was stabbed after leaving a KFC with his son, who the gang had been trying to kill, on 18 April. The armed gang launched themselves at Mr Ward as they chased him across the street, before he was fatally stabbed.
CCTV footage shows a patient assaulting a paramedic - leaving him such pain he thought he had broken his arm. In the footage - released by the London Ambulance Service (LAS) - a man can be seen pushing the worker out of the door of an ambulance. The 30-year-old victim lands on top of his arm and is seen writhing in pain.
A woman who was shocked in the back with a Taser while lying on the ground in Pueblo, Colorado, last year is suing the police officer who stunned her and the city's police chief, accusing the police department of failing to report excessive force by the officer to state regulators. The federal lawsuit filed Sunday by Cristy Gonzales, who was suspected of stealing a vehicle, says the police department found Cpl. Bennie Villanueva used excessive force against Gonzales and another person several weeks later.
The United Nations has condemned the executions of a teenage boy and a 22-year-old man in Iran - and called for an immediate "halt" on the death penalty in the country. The UN Human Rights Office said it "deplores" the executions, which were reportedly carried out by Iranian authorities last Friday. The Iran Human Rights group said documents showed 17-year-old Hamidreza Azari died in Sabzevar Prison after he was alleged to have committed murder in April, when he was 16.
The widow of a French serial killer known as the "Ogre of the Ardennes", who is on trial over her role in three murders dating back decades, said on Wednesday that she admitted to "all the facts." "I acknowledge all the facts," Olivier said on the second day of her trial.
CNN’s Clarissa Ward speaks with Thomas Hand, a father who believed his 9-year-old daughter Emily was killed by Hamas during the attacks of October 7th. Hand’s daughter was found to be alive and was released as part of the exchange of hostages and prisoners during the truce between Israel and Hamas.