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The Daily Mail

January 2021– ongoing

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Mother-of-three, 28, avoids jail for ambushing woman inside train station toilet – LINK HERE

Ex-Man United star Ronnie Wallwork, 43, is accused of fracturing man's eye socket during pub brawl LINK HERE

Thug, 37, who beat his old primary school headmaster to a pulp is back behind bars LINK HERE

Schoolboy, 15, who suffered asthma attack died after his family's 999 call was graded less serious LINK HERE

 

Scheming care home worker, 54, faked terminal breast cancer to fool work colleagues out of £1,300 LINK HERE

Charity boss, 57, is jailed for three months after she and her daughter, 35, started drunken mid-air 'riot' LINK HERE

Father-of-two, 27, who raped two ex-girlfriends after they refused to get back together is jailed LINK HERE

 

I'm going to buy petrol and set her on fire': Father-of-four, 36, who vowed to BURN ex-lover spared jail LINK HERE

 

Two businessmen are jailed for manslaughter after poisoning man living above their shop to death LINK HERE

 

Pole dancing champion, 27, killed herself after lockdown stopped her competing, inquest hears LINK HERE

  

Woman, 31, who racked up credit card debt which she feared was wrecking her marriage killed herself LINK HERE

  

Angry bodybuilder, 26, attacked next door neighbours at knifepoint LINK HERE

Beauty therapist, 34, was kicked off holiday jet after getting drunk and refusing to put on facemask LINK HERE

  

Woman, 30, left child home alone in flat for up to NINE hours while on drinking binge with friend – LINK HERE 

Grandmother must have her German shepherd-akita cross Mylo put down after it mauled her son's fiancée – LINK HERE

Abusive boyfriend, 30, who feared his girlfriend's first aid work would 'infect' him with Covid broke her arm – LINK HERE

Football coach, 25, hanged himself after his cocaine habit triggered severe bouts of depression – LINK HERE  

Former model, 35, set up cocaine and ecstasy-dealing racket from her kitchen counter to pay off drug debts LINK HERE

Ex-Manchester United football star Ronnie Wallwork broke man's eye socket in drunken pub brawl – LINK HERE

Chinese Students Association president, 26, who rarely had alcohol died in 100mph police chase LINK HERE 

Jealous boyfriend, 26, broke into ex-girlfriend's home while she was asleep and held her hostage at knifepoint – LINK HERE

 

Drunk mother-of-one, 22, stole her boyfriend's Range Rover after downing WKD at illegal lockdown party LINK HERE

 

Ex-Selfridges worker, 28, haunted by abusive ex-boyfriend, died after cocktail of wine and anti-depressants LINK HERE

 

Healthy five-month-old baby girl dies suddenly in arms of her babysitting aunt – LINK HERE 

Female bouncer, 21, hanged herself two years after being lured by ex-lover to flat – LINK HERE

'Loutish' couple whose drunken antics caused mid-air mayhem on 7.55am flight to Tunisia are spared jail LINK HERE

'Traveller' friend of Tyson Fury kidnapped young mother and held her prisoner in his caravan LINK HERE 

Bride-to-be tells how she cradled fiance, 26, in her arms after he was killed by his friend in 60mph road smash LINK HERE

Volvo-driving businessman, 46, is fined £900 for ambushing cyclist by hiding behind hedge LINK HERE

University student, 21, whose 17-year-old sister hanged herself took his own life ten months later LINK HERE

Boy, seven, battling leukaemia died two weeks before he was due to get potentially life-saving stem cells LINK HERE

Banker found drunk at the wheel escapes road ban after arguing she had been using the car to fight a 'text war' LINK HERE

Neighbour from hell threatened to poison elderly woman's dog, spray man with hosepipe and intimidated family LINK HERE 

Dog owner who was mauled by 'frenzied' bull terrier-pitbull while pulling it off his cockapoo wins compensation LINK HERE

Gangster's moll, 27, who was caught with her lover's pistol in her garden after shooting walks free LINK HERE

The Sun

January 2021– ongoing

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Schoolboy, 15, suffering deadly asthma attack died after 999 call ‘downgraded’ in computer mix-up LINK HERE 

Cancer con: scheming bride fakes having terminal cancer to dupe colleagues into paying for her wedding​ LINK HERE

POLE STAR TORMENT British pole-dancing champion, 27, hanged herself after struggling during lockdown LINK HERE

  

Restaurant boss who earned £1m a year by smuggling migrants to work on cannabis farms jailed LINK HERE

Mum-of-two beauty therapist, 34, kicked off flight to Ibiza after downing wine and refusing to wear face mask LINK HERE

Ex-Man Utd star Ronnie Wallwork accused of fracturing man’s eye socket in pub brawl LINK HERE

 

CHILD ABANDONED: Woman, 30, left girl, 4, home alone while she went on nine-hour drinking binge LINK HERE

Footballer, 25, hanged himself after his ‘recreational’ cocaine use triggered breakdown, inquest told – LINK HERE

Ex-model, 35, who set up cocaine trafficking racket to fund a drugs binge is spared jail LINK HERE 

'MENTAL TORTURE': Former Selfridges worker, 28, took fatal overdose after she was left haunted by ex LINK HERE

BABYSITTING TRAGEDY: Five-month-old baby girl died after sleeping on sofa with her aunt LINK HERE

 

'SO MUCH TO LIVE FOR': Bouncer, 21, found dead in hotel room after ex-girlfriend orchestrated brutal attack LINK HERE

OFF HIS HEDGE: Businessman, 46, hid in hedge to pull cyclist off his bike after road rage bust-up LINK HERE 

DRINK DRIVE RAP: Ex-Man United ace Chris Eagles arrested for ‘being drunk and asleep in his car' LINK HERE

PURE EVIL: Vile sex attacker, 23, took teen hostage before raping and beating her in 14-hour attack LINK HERE

MEAN STREETS Nightmare neighbour terrorised cul-de-sac threatening to kill a dog, branding resident a paedo LINK HERE

The Mirror

February 2021 – ongoing

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Woman who started easyJet mid-air ‘riot’ with daughter while drunk on pink gin jailed LINK HERE

British pole dancing champion, 27, hanged herself after struggling during lockdown LINK HERE

  

Baby's mystery death at family sleepover while parents were at Ed Sheeran concert LINK HERE

The Guardian

April 2021 – ongoing

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White supremacist who targeted Jess Phillips sentenced to two years in prison LINK HERE

The Scottish Sun

April 2021 – ongoing

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Ex-model, 35, who set up cocaine trafficking racket to fund a drugs binge is spared jail LINK HERE

Metro

February 2021 – ongoing 

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Bride faked terminal cancer to trick colleagues into paying for wedding LINK HERE

Man who told cabin crew to ‘f*** off’ in drunken tirade banned from easyJet LINK HERE 

Innocent woman targeted by paedophile hunters after her dating account was hacked LINK HERE

Housewife killed herself while struggling to cope with credit card debt LINK HERE

Drunk mum kicked off plane for refusing to wear mask on Ibiza flight LINK HERE

  

Man threw smoke bomb into takeaway after Just Eat drivers blocked way into home LINK HERE

 

Woman left girl, 4, at home alone to go on nine-hour drinking binge with friend LINK HERE

Cyclist ambushed and pulled off his bike in road rage row with Volvo driver LINK HERE

Boy, 7, died of leukaemia weeks before he could get stem cell donation from twin LINK HERE

Banker found drunk at wheel during ‘text war’ with friend escapes driving ban LINK HERE

Man held teenager hostage and raped her during 14-hour ordeal LINK HERE

New York Post

February 2021 – ongoing

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Bride allegedly faked terminal cancer to get colleagues to pay for wedding​ LINK HERE    

UK pole-dancing champion Jessica Norris reportedly hanged herself during lockdown LINK HERE

Drunk beautician reportedly kicked off Ryanair flight for refusing to wear mask LINK HERE

The Star

May 2021 – ongoing

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Neighbour from hell 'ruined people's lives' and terrorised dogs in campaign of abuse LINK HERE

The Express

February 2021 – ongoing

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Asthma teen died after NHS computer said no emergency – LINK HERE

Lancs Live

February 2021 – ongoing

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Blackpool man banned from easyJet for a decade after chaotic flight diverted LINK HERE