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Most prolific US serial killer has murdered at least 50

Samuel Little confessed to 93 homicides.

Only civil suit is over in Beng Hock case, not criminal...

It says only the AG can proceed to take action against those criminally responsible for the political aide's death.

Colombia kills ‘horrendous criminal’ wanted for journalists’ murders

Colombian President Ivan Duque says Guacho fell in an operation and has been killed.

Suit by Altantuya’s family: Court to rule on Monday on use...

Counsel Sangeet Kaur Deo says civil court is entitled to rely and accept evidence given during criminal trial.

Nations flouting right to encrypted messaging, says UN expert

In many states including Russia, China, Iran, Turkey, Pakistan and Britain, citizens cannot count on keeping their online conversations private.

Drug addiction should be public health issue, not crime, says expert

The practice of locking up addicts in prisons and rehab centres needs a rethink, says a criminologist.

Musa’s swearing-in postponed to later date

Deputy Sabah Speaker Ahmad Abdul Rahman says former chief minister informed speaker's office he could not make it to the state legislative assembly building on time today.

Police to give time to Musa to recover before recording statement

Former Sabah chief minister is wanted by police to help in investigations into criminal intimidation threats made against the Sabah head of state.

You don’t have to defend me any more, Najib tells Umno...

The former prime minister says he campaigned in Sungai Kandis because BN's candidate Lokman Noor Adam had asked him to do so.

Court of Appeal judge to hear Najib’s case?

There have been precedents where Federal Court judges have sat in the High Court to hear high-profile cases, says a source.

Preventive laws rob police of natural investigative abilities

Preventive laws have outlived their purpose and the police must come to terms with the new reality of human rights.

Former Hong Kong leader hospitalised after misconduct jailing

The 73-year-old, who held the leadership post of chief executive for seven years from 2005, is the most senior city official ever to be convicted in a criminal trial and the highest-ranking one to be put behind bars.

Indonesia police shoot dead 11 petty criminals in Asian Games crackdown

Indonesian police have shot and killed 11 suspected small-time criminals and wounded dozens more in a crackdown before it hosts the Asian Games next month.

Criminal case sheds light on Apple self-driving car technology

The criminal complaint filed against ex-Apple Inc employee Zhang Xiaolang provides a handful of new details about Apple's work on such technology.

China’s biggest bank corruption criminal repatriated from US

A Chinese man who embezzled US$485 million from the biggest bank corruption case in China's history was repatriated on Wednesday by US authorities.

Report: Former Goldman banker linked to 1MDB may plead guilty

The Wall Street Journal reports that the bank’s former Southeast Asia chairman is in talks with US prosecutors over possible criminal charges in relation to deals with 1MDB.

Cops: No criminal element in Kelantan child marriage

Investigations were launched after one of the man's wives lodged a police report.

Lawyer: Remove ‘quick disposal of cases’ KPI for judges

MP and lawyer RSN Rayer says rather than helping clear the backlog of cases, it is only adding to the problem.

Najib may face money laundering, misappropriation charges

Sources say public prosecutor likely to charge former PM Najib Razak with money laundering and misappropriation of property over the 1MDB scandal.

Australian banking in shock as ANZ faces criminal charges

The allegations drove ANZ shares sharply lower in another heavy blow to a sector that has been badly shaken in recent months by revelations of widespread misconduct exposed by an ongoing independent inquiry.

Mozambique says no criminal charges yet over debt

President Filipe Nyusi has been accused of being reluctant to expose those in the ruling Frelimo party responsible for Mozambique's US$2 billion debt.

US, France, Britain launch strikes on Syria

A joint US-British-French operation had been launched on Syria.

Trump under investigation but not criminal target

Mueller is investigating possible collusion between Russia and Trump's campaign, a probe the president has denounced as a "witch hunt."

Rafizi to stand trial on charge of defaming Tabung Haji on...

Court refuses to strike out MP's criminal defamation charge, a few hours after he received a 30-month jail sentence for leaking NFC-related bank accounts.