Sharon Beshenivsky killing

Sharon Beshenivsky killing

Man who fled Britain after PC's death is jailed for life

A GANGSTER who fled to his native Somalia after taking part in a robbery in which Police Constable Sharon Beshenivsky was shot dead was jailed for life yesterday.

Third man on trial for murder of PC Beshenivsky

A GANG of armed raiders callously shot at two female police officers at close range, killing one of them, a jury heard yesterday.

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Man convicted of death-case raid

RAZA ul Haq Aslam, 26, was convicted at Newcastle Crown Court yesterday of taking part in the robbery in Bradford in 2005 in which PC Sharon Beshenivsky was shot dead, having been cleared of murder.

Fourth man jailed for Beshenivsky death

A 26-YEAR-OLD man has been jailed for 20 years for the manslaughter of PC Sharon Beshenivsky.

UK cities in grip of violent gang culture which influenced Beshenivsky killers

THE killers of PC Sharon Beshenivsky were immersed in a violent gang culture that is gripping Britain's cities, experts warned yesterday.

Men who face life for murder of 'ordinary cop doing her job'

THE two men facing life in jail for the murder of PC Sharon Beshenivsky were "absolutely ruthless", with no respect for human life, detectives said yesterday.

Three convicted of killing constable during bungled raid on travel shop

THREE men were yesterday convicted of killing Constable Sharon Beshenivsky, who was shot dead at point-blank range following a bungled armed robbery at a travel agent's.

Judge orders jury to clear man of PC murder attempt

A 25-YEAR-OLD man has been cleared of the attempted murder of a policewoman following a bungled armed robbery in which her colleague was killed.

PC died as bullet hit unprotected edge of body armour

THE bullet that killed a police officer responding to an armed raid passed through the edge of her body armour where there was no protective material, a court heard yesterday.

PC describes terrifying moment her colleague was shot in robbery

A POLICE officer broke down in tears yesterday as she described to a jury the "terrifying" moment her colleague was gunned down in front of her during a bungled armed raid at a travel agents.

Gang 'partied night before PC was shot'

A GANG partied on champagne and vodka hours before shooting dead PC Sharon Beshenivsky during a bungled raid on a travel agent's, a court heard yesterday.

Accused pleads guilty to murdering WPC in travel agency raid

ONE of five men accused of killing Sharon Beshenivsky, the policewoman shot dead in Bradford last year, has admitted her murder.

Two more charged in PC murder case

POLICE investigating the murder of a PC Sharon Beshenivsky last night charged two men with assisting an offender.

Five men charged with murder of police officer

FIVE men appeared in court yesterday to deny the murder of PC Sharon Beshenivsky.

Pressure piles up on Clarke as WPC murder suspect flees

FURTHER pressure has mounted on Charles Clarke after it emerged the Somalia ex-con suspected of shooting dead a British policewoman has fled to his homeland - where the Home Office refused to send him.

Clarke should go, says shot PC's husband

THE husband of a policewoman who was on the beat with murdered PC Sharon Beshenivsky when the pair were shot has added to the pressure for Charles Clarke to resign as Home Secretary.

Shot PC's husband demands Clarke quits over gun suspect

THE husband of the police officer gunned down alongside Pc Sharon Beshenivsky called on the Home Secretary today to resign.

Officials did not deport ex-convict wanted for WPC murder

THE row over the deportation of foreign criminals deepened last night after it emerged that officials chose not to expel from Britain an ex-convict now wanted for murdering a police officer.

Five in court charged with killing woman PC

FIVE men appeared in court yesterday accused of murdering PC Sharon Beshenivsky, who was shot in Bradford on 18 November as she responded to an alarm call at a travel agents.

Beshenivsky robbery connection

Three men were yesterday charged with conspiracy to commit robbery in connection with a raid in which PC Sharon Beshenivsky was shot dead.

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