Man arrested after death in Doncaster Prison

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a 43-year-old man at HMP Doncaster.

The victim was allegedly assaulted at the prison at around 6pm Friday 27 February.


Legal Advice & fitness for police interview

Beeres v CPS [2014] creates guidance for the offer of legal advice prior to interview at police stations and whether suspects are 'fit to be interviewed'.

In the eyes of the law; what is an 'Agent Provocateur'

It has been said that a police officer or informer must not act as an 'Agent Provocateur'; an expression used to signify practices employed by those individuals unacquainted with notions of fair play and decency.


Mazher Mahmood left boxer 'crying every day'

Former boxing champion Herbie Hide has told how a drugs sting set up by The Sun's 'Fake Sheikh' Mazher Mahmood left him "crying every day" as he battled depression.

Mahmood filmed Hide setting up a cocaine deal, and the boxer was jailed after pleading guilty to supplying the Class A drug. He is now among three people prosecuted based on evidence gathered by Mahmood who have this week lodged appeals against their convictions.