We are delighted to announce that tickets are now available for our Crime & Punishment Webinar, which will take place on the 8th February. Three top speakers including one of the country’s top forensic officers, who was head of Scotland Yard’s forensic investigations and operations, an undercover detective, who risked his life infiltrating major organised crime gangs and a convicted armed robber, who was jailed in the famous No 2 court of the Old Bailey. All will give their unique insights into our criminal justice system and how the law is enforced. For more information please visit our Crime & Punishment page or Click here to purchase your tickets for this fascinating insight into our criminal justice system.
CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON THURSDAY
Court 1 at 10.30am trial of James Watson, who is charged with murdering six year old Rikki Neave. Rikki’s naked body was in woodland a few minutes from his home in Welland, Peterborough, on November 29 1994. Watson would have been 13 at the time of the killing. He was arrested following a cold case review
Court 5 at 10am trial in the case of Bobby Ternent and another accused of murder. John Avers, 47, suffered “catastrophic” injuries when he was held down and run over four times, in Dagenham, East London supermarket carpark.
Court 6 at 9.45am Case management in the case of PC Adam Zaman. The Met police officer allegedly raped a woman after leading her from a pub in Romford, east London, to a central London hotel where she claims the attack took place.
Court 6 at 10am trial in the case of Luke Matthews and others accused of murder. Kyle Kelson, 25, was blasted in the head with a shotgun in the early hours of June 19 in North Cheam, Surrey.
Court 7 at 9.30am Application in the case of father Dean Smith, who fatally injured his four week old daughter, Maisie, 20 years ago. The little girl was thrown across her bedroom when she was a baby on August 26, 2000, leaving her with a fractured skull and brain injuries. She survived until she was 14. Smith admitted manslaughter and was cleared of murder.
Court 7 at 10am trial in the case of Kemar Brown and Phylesia Shirley. Themother, and her former boyfriend are accused of killing her two-year-old son The toddler suffered 39 fractures.
Court 7 at 10.30am Mention in the case of Oluwakemi Badare accused of murdering her four year old son in Plumstead, London SE.
Court 9 at 9.30am Mention in the case Abubaker Deghayes accused of encouraging terrorism during a speech at a Brighton mosque
Court 14 at 10am trial in the case of William Chinyanga, 50 of north London, charged with four counts of encouraging terrorism, contrary to section 1 of the Terrorism Act. The UK based MDC-Alliance activist was arrested by British police last year for encouraging people to burn down service stations and businesses in Harare, Zimbabwe, through posts on Facebook. He worked as a supply teacher in London.