Care home death accused walks free – The Independent

Posted November 15th, 2011 in arson, care workers, homicide, news, retrials by sally

“A young care home worker walked free today after a jury failed to reach a verdict on whether she killed an elderly resident by setting fire to her room.”

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The Independent, 14th November 2011

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Rugby mobility scooter fire youth given hospital order – BBC News

Posted October 14th, 2011 in arson, hospital orders, news, sentencing, young offenders by tracey

“A 17-year-old boy who started a fire in a sheltered housing complex in Rugby has been sentenced to a hospital order.”

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BBC News, 14th October 2011

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Families made homeless by riots will be compensated – The Guardian

Posted August 12th, 2011 in arson, compensation, homelessness, news, violent disorder by sally

“At least 100 families are thought to have been made homeless by arson and looting since Saturday with the government pledging sufficient funds to give financial assistance to others whose homes have been damaged.”

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The Guardian, 11th August 2011

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Brothers jailed for Camberwell toddler arson death – BBC News

Posted July 28th, 2011 in arson, homicide, news, perverting the course of justice, sentencing by tracey

“Two half-brothers convicted of killing a 19-month-old girl in an ‘evil’ revenge arson attack have been jailed.”

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BBC News, 28th July 2011

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Cow manure fetish man is jailed by Cornwall court – BBC News

Posted March 24th, 2011 in arson, harassment, news, recidivists, restraining orders, sentencing by sally

“A man with a fetish for cow manure has been jailed for two years.”

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BBC News, 23rd March 2011

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Disabled woman jailed for Milton Keynes fire killings – BBC News

Posted March 14th, 2011 in arson, homicide, news, sentencing by sally

“A disabled woman has been jailed for 12 years for the manslaughter of a mother and daughter in a fire.”

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BBC News, 14th March 2011

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Malton jockey fire deaths conviction appeal upheld – BBC News

Posted March 4th, 2011 in appeals, arson, homicide, news by sally

“A man jailed for a minimum of seven-and-a-half years for killing two young jockeys in an arson attack has had his conviction upheld.”

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BBC News, 4th March 2011

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Mother cleared of killing children in house fire – The Guardian

Posted February 23rd, 2011 in arson, grievous bodily harm, murder, news by sally

“A mother cleared of killing her children in a house fire wept as she walked free from court and said she just wanted to start piecing her life back together.”

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The Guardian, 22nd February 2011

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Bradford family fire deaths: brothers jailed – BBC News

Posted February 11th, 2011 in arson, murder, news, sentencing by sally

“A man who killed two children and their mother in an ‘evil and cowardly’ arson attack in West Yorkshire has been jailed for at least 29 years.”

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BBC News, 11th February 2011

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Man jailed for killing jockeys in Malton flat fire – BBC News

Posted December 10th, 2010 in arson, homicide, news, sentencing by sally

“A man has been jailed for a minimum of seven-and-a-half years for killing two promising young jockeys in an arson attack in North Yorkshire.”

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BBC News, 9th December 2010

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Man jailed for 20 years for blaze murders – The Independent

Posted September 17th, 2010 in arson, murder, news, sentencing by sally

“A violent thug who murdered a woman and her teenage daughter after starting a devastating fire at their seaside home was jailed for life today.”

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The Independent, 17th September 2010

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Four men guilty of murdering couple in bungled ‘honour killing’ – The Guardian

Posted August 3rd, 2010 in arson, closed circuit television, murder, news, sentencing by sally

“Four men who murdered a couple in a bungled attempt at an ‘honour’ killing were jailed for life today. Their intended victim was a Muslim man who was having an affair with a married woman, but they firebombed a different house.”

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The Guardian, 3rd August 2010

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Campaigner guilty of Oxford University arson plot – BBC News

Posted July 13th, 2010 in arson, news, sentencing, universities by sally

“An animal rights campaigner has been given a 10-year prison term after being found guilty of plotting arson attacks against Oxford University buildings.”

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BBC News, 13th July 2010

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Schoolboy jailed for life over fatal house fire – The Independent

Posted July 9th, 2010 in arson, news, sentencing, young offenders by sally

“A schoolboy who took revenge for being dumped by killing his ex-girlfriend and her older sister in a house fire was jailed for life today. Akmol Miah, 15, must serve at least 23 years behind bars for murdering 15-year-old Maleha Masud and Nabiha Masud, 21, at their home in Tooting, south London.”

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The Independent, 9th July 2010

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Bolton firebomb threat man bailed and on the run again – BBC News

Posted June 28th, 2010 in arson, bail, fugitive offenders, intimidation, news, witnesses by sally

“Prosecutors are under fire for not challenging the bail of a man who admitted witness intimidation only for him to go on the run for a second time.”

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BBC News, 28th June 2010

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Teenage bullies jailed for firework attack death – The Independent

Posted June 1st, 2010 in arson, homicide, news, young offenders by sally

“Three teenagers who killed a woman by pushing a firework through her letterbox following a string of bullying attacks on her son were jailed today.”

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The Independent, 28th May 2010

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Boy guilty of murdering sisters in Tooting fire – BBC News

Posted May 27th, 2010 in arson, attempts, murder, news, young offenders by sally

“A boy who took revenge after being jilted by starting a house fire which killed his ex-girlfriend and her sister has been convicted of their murders.”

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BBC News, 26th May 2010

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Man guilty of killing jockeys in arson attack – The Indepedent

Posted May 20th, 2010 in arson, homicide, news by sally

“A labourer was found guilty today of killing two young jockeys by setting light to a block of flats in a drunken revenge attack.”

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The Independent, 20th May 2010

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Arsonist’s £445,000 payback to Worcestershire victims – BBC News

Posted March 31st, 2010 in arson, blackmail, compensation, fraud, news, sentencing by sally

“A criminal who terrorised the elderly residents of a mobile home park must pay his victims £445,000.”

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BBC News, 30th March 2010

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Ruthless ‘inseparable trio’ jailed for life – The Independent

Posted February 12th, 2010 in arson, conspiracy, criminal damage, handling stolen goods, news, sentencing by sally

“An ‘inseparable trio of hardcore criminal gang members’ who stole more than £1 million from a Securitas van and conspired to murder a 40-year-old man were jailed for life today.”

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The Independent, 12th February 2010

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