83 suspects have been identified along with possible links to 98 football clubs as British police probe historical cases of alleged child abuse.
A father has been jailed for life for intentionally leaving his toddler son to die inside a sweltering sports-utility vehicle (SUV).
Europe’s top crime agency won plaudits and publicity for its novel way of trying to catch criminals.
Every day from the 1st to the 24th of December, Europe's top crime agency is publishing the photo of a Christmas criminal on the organisation's Facebook and Twitter feeds.
Europol says a giant network of hijacked computers suspected of attacking online banking customers has been dismantled.
A fugitive mafia boss with an apparent liking for high-brow literature was captured in southern Italy on Thursday after six years on the run.
The English Football Association has launched an independent internal inquiry into allegations of sexual abuse by coaching staff against youth players, amid fears of a wide scale cover…
Mexican authorities have found the remains of dozens of people in a series of clandestine graves in the restive southwestern state of Guerrero, the impoverished southwestern state where 43 trainee tea
Spanish prosecutors are seeking a prison term of more than 10 years for former Chelsea striker Samuel Eto’o for alleged tax crimes committed when he played for…
The national police say the raids, which were ordered by the counter-terrorism force TEK, also netted automatic weapons, handguns and explosives.
In the week since Donald Trump was elected President, there has been growing concern among many Americans of a rise in hate crimes.
A British banker who killed and tortured two Indonesian women in Hong Kong has been given life imprisonment.
US authorities say a registered sex offender has confessed to seven killings, after a woman was found chained alive in a storage container.
84-year-old Chilean Raul Munoz shocked onlookers and his wife on Saturday, October 29, when he leapt into action to stop an armed robber.
Can giving in to kidnappers simply fuel their crimes, or is this a case where pragmatism and humanity need to rule over principals?
2016 has been a record-breaking year for cocaine seizures, the US Coast Guard has said.
A couple have gone on trial accused of luring women to their house in western Germany and torturing them so badly, that at least two of them died.
A Mexican court orders notorious drugs lord El Chapo can be extradited to the USA
Authorities in Hungary have announced the arrest of a man suspected of being behind a home-made shrapnel bomb attack in central Budapest last month in which two police officers were…
Argentina has long been plagued by corruption, which many at the rally said has hampered their search for justice.
Horror writer steps in to calm concerns after a spate of creepy clown sightings across the US and Europe.
The local prosecutor's office says the attack took place in the early morning on the edge of the city of Culiacan in the home state of the Sinaloa cartel.
The inmates fled from the Jardinopolis prison, around 160 kilometres northwest of Sao Paulo, Brazil's second city. Officials say they had set fire to several cells in one wing of the prison during a r
Police in the US state of Texas said a gunman who shot and injured at least nine people on Monday was wearing military-style clothing at the time of the attack.
Jordanian Christian writer Nahed Hattar was shot dead on Sunday outside the courthouse where he was standing trial on charges of contempt of religion.
It is alleged millions of euros worth of the counterfeit drugs were sold via the Internet from an address in Poland. Officials say popular brand names and own branding labels were used.