Image copyright Hodge Jones ^ Allen/PA Wire Image caption Godfrey Tshuma, a father of four, was arrested in February as he was about to take his wife to work A man with the same name as a wanted paedophile was wrongly arrested “in one of the worst cases” of mistaken identity, his lawyers say. Zimbabwe-born…

Image copyright PA Image caption Oritse Williams is accused of raping a woman after a concert in Wolverhampton Former JLS star Oritse Williams told police he was bewildered by a “crazy” rape allegation made by a woman he met at a gig, a court has heard. Transcripts of police interviews were read to jurors at…

Image copyright PA Image caption Oritse Williams has denied raping the woman after a concert in December 2016 A woman has told a court she lay “like a dead body” during an alleged rape by a former pop star because she wanted it to stop. Ex-JLS singer Oritse Williams “jumped on” the woman after a…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Assange was arrested in London last month after Ecuador abruptly withdrew its protection Swedish prosecutors are set to announce whether they are reopening an inquiry into a rape allegation against Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange. The investigation may be revived at the request of the alleged victim’s lawyer. Assange, who…

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Joseph McCann has refused to attend court A man accused of 12 offences including five rapes is being visited by a judge in prison after refusing to appear in court. Joseph McCann, 34, of Aylesbury, is charged with the kidnap and rape of multiple people aged between 11 and…

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Joseph McCann is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court A man has been charged with kidnapping and raping a woman. Joseph McCann is accused of the attack on a 21-year-old woman who was abducted at knifepoint in Watford in the early hours of 21 April. The 34-year-old, of…

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Joseph McCann is wanted over attacks in London and Watford A fugitive being hunted over the abduction and “horrific” rapes of three women in and around London is believed to be connected to the abduction of two other women in Cheshire. The two women were forced into a black…

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Joseph McCann is wanted over attacks in London and Watford A man suspected of abducting and raping three women is being hidden by a friend or family member, police believe. Joseph McCann, 34, is alleged to have attacked three women in north London and Watford last week. Det Ch…