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 FRIDAY
Court 1 at 10.30am Court 10 Not sitting 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 5 at 10.30am Sentence in the case of Nicola Leighton and her son, who were accused of murdering Levi Ernest-Morrison,17, who was hacked to death in a machete attack in Sydenham, London SE.
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 6 at 10.30am Sentence in the case of Martina Madarova, 41, who allegedly strangled her five year old daughter, Aliyah Thomas. at their home in Ealing, West London, on September 14.
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 9 at 10am trial in the case of Alfie Tullett and others accused of stabbing to death a 34 year old plumber in a Kent park.
Court 11 at 9.30am Pre-trial review in the case of Courtney Ellis and Aaron Youngsman,who are accused in connection with the murder of rapper Craig Small, 32, who was also known by rap name Smallz. He was gunned down in Wembley in 2019
Court 11 at 10am Case management in the case of Leeban Farah and others accused of conspiracy to murder. Shortly after 3am on July 16 last year Billy McCullagh was found with a gunshot injury in his chest in North West London.
Court 12 at 10am trial in the case of David Adeyanju and others accused of murder. Minicab driver Gabriel Bringye, 37, was found collapsed inside a vehicle in Tottenham, north London suffering from stab wounds.
Court 13 at 10am trial in the case of Danny Harle accused of attempted murder following a shooting in Herne Hill, London
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.
Court 16 at 9.30am Case management in the case Abel Berhany,who is charged with the murder of 56-year-old Abraham Haile on July 28. The victim was stamped on at City Slots, an amusement arcade in Camden, North London.
Court 16 at 10am trial in the case of Daniel Morris and Martin Eastwood accused of murder. Liam Dent, 25, was dragged for half a mile under a car in Chessington, Surrey.