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True crime podcasts explained.

A criminal psychologist explains the big problems with our true crime obsession

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  • Rape convictions at all time low in England and Wales.
    Life

    Rape convictions are at an all time low, and it is a “national emergency”

  • The Secrets She Keeps on BBC One
    People

    The dark true story that inspired hit show The Secrets She Keeps

  • True crime podcasts: Girl Taken.
    Life

    Girl Taken is the latest true crime podcast to grip the nation

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Johnny Depp arrives at the Royal Courts of Justice, Strand on July 20, 2020 in London, England. The Hollywood Actor is suing News Group Newspapers (NGN) and the Sun's executive editor, Dan Wootton, over an article published in 2018 that referred to him as a "wife beater" during his marriage to actor Amber Heard. (Photo by Peter Summers/Getty Images)
People

Why those Johnny Depp and Amber Heard headlines are so dangerous

Jess Phillips has underlined the big problem with the tabloids’ coverage of the Johnny Depp libel trial.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Why it matters that police can no longer ask rape victims to hand over their phones

The practice is believed to have retraumatised some survivors and discouraged others from reporting their assault at all.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Luther fans, Idris Elba just said we’re “this close” to finally getting a film

Here’s everything we know…

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Hollie Richardson
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Unsolved Mysteries on Netflix
Life

Already finished Unsolved Mysteries? Here’s what to watch next

Try streaming these important true crime films and docuseries.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Nicole Smallman and Bibaa Henry’s deaths prove the UK needs Black Lives Matter

Two Metropolitan Police officers allegedly took selfies with the bodies of murdered Black women. It was an unabashed act of misogynoir, writes Danielle Dash.

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Books

My Sister, The Serial Killer wins Crime & Thriller Book of the Year at the British Book Awards 2020

Debut novelist Oyinkan Braithwaite has won the Crime and Thriller Book of the Year at the British Book Awards 2020.

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People

Tiffany Haddish says she “lost a little bit of my soul” after being raped by police cadet

“I had to learn revenge is not really where it’s at.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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The Capture final episode
Life

The Capture is returning for a second season

But will Holliday Grainger return?

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Hollie Richardson
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Demonstrators protest outside of the state capital building as unrest continues in the city and around the country following the May 25, death of George Floyd on May 31, 2020 in St. Paul, Minnesota. The state called up 7,500 national guard troops to supplement state and local police, the largest domestic deployment of national guard in the state's history. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Life

How we can all be better allies in the fight against racism

We, as white people, need to be better allies. That much is clear. So how can we do that?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Big fan of The Stranger? Netflix has a new Harlan Coben series for you

Here is everything we know about The Woods.

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Hollie Richardson
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People

Rihanna makes vital point about domestic violence survivors in lockdown

And, in doing so, gives us 2.1 million more reasons to respect her.

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Kayleigh Dray
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NHS workers are being warned to hide their passes because of thieves

NHS England is warning staff to be vigilant.

Liar season 2 who killed Andrew Earlham
Life

Liar fans, is this proof that [SPOILER] killed Andrew Earlham?

We’re halfway through ITV’s Liar and we’re still no closer to solving Andrew Earlham’s murder… or are we?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Harvey Weinstein has been sentenced to 23 years in prison.
Long Reads

To all the women who didn’t dare believe Weinstein would go to jail

We thought justice was impossible. We were wrong.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Liar fans, there’s more to DS Maxwell’s son than meets the eye
Life

Liar fans, there’s more to DS Maxwell’s son than meets the eye

Why did Carl burn his boat? Did Greg have something to do with Andrew Earlham’s murder? And why does EVERYONE have their top-secret conversations at the pub?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Liar season 2: who killed Andrew Earlham?
Life

Liar fans think DS Rory Marshall, not Laura, killed Andrew Earlham

Who killed Andrew Earlham? Does DI Karen Renton really think Laura Nielson is a killer? And what is the bloody deal with that shady Oliver Graham character?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Caitlin Dulany (C) speaks at Silence Breakers Hold Press Conference In Los Angeles Following Guilty Verdict In Harvey Weinstein Trial at Los Angeles City Hall on February 25, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images)
People

All hail the Silence Breakers: Weinstein truly “messed with the wrong women”

The women who brought down Weinstein have a message for us, and we need to sit up and pay attention.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Harvey Weinstein found guilty of rape
Life

How to cope when someone you love has committed a heinous crime

Weinstein was a predator hiding in plain sight – but his ex-wife shouldn’t have to talk about his crimes.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Vicky McClure’s Trigger Point is a must-watch for Line of Duty fans

She’s teaming up with Jed Mercurio for a new ITV project, and it sounds bloody brilliant.

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People

Hannah Clarke’s death exposes how far people will go to deny male violence

Hannah and her children are the victims in this terrible story. Let’s not forget that, or them.

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Kayleigh Dray
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