Helen’s Law would see a change in parole terms that would mean murderers must reveal the whereabouts of a victim’s body before being considered for parole.
When it comes to dealing with cases involving a death – it can be extremely complex and the sensitive nature of the case can make it difficult to handle. Here we look at some of the intricacies and finer details to be considered with dealing with a case involving the death of a person.
In the case of Janet Commins, forensic evidence saw the original conviction of her “killer” overturned as new technology convicted someone else of her killing.
Samantha Ford received a 10 year sentence for the deaths of her twin boys. The sentence has been criticised for seeming lenient. Here we look beyond the headlines and why it is a 10 year sentence.