Image copyright Met Police Image caption Port was given a whole life prison term for four murders A fresh inquest into the deaths of serial killer Stephen Port’s victims will focus on possible failings in the police investigation. But the conduct of a coroner who failed to identify two deaths before Port was caught will…

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Joseph McCann, 33, is said to have links to Watford, Aylesbury and Ipswich A suspected triple rapist being hunted by police may have been mistakenly released from prison, it has emerged. Joseph McCann, 33, is alleged to have abducted and raped three women in north London and Watford last…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRomford baton arrest: Video appears to show officer striking teenager A police officer is being investigated after footage shared online appeared to show an unarmed teenager being hit with a baton. In the clip, which shows an arrest in Romford, east London, the boy is struck on…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Former politician Sergiy Tigipko is one of the most influential men in Ukraine One of Ukraine’s richest men is being investigated by Scotland Yard over the abduction of his two British grandchildren from the UK to Ukraine. Banker and industrialist Sergiy Tigipko helped his daughter Ganna defy High Court…