Leicester ‘guru’ sexually abused teenagers

A self-proclaimed Hindu preacher from Leicester who sexually assaulted two young members of his congregation has pleaded guilty to the offences. Rajani...

Leicestershire Council accuses grandma of child porn over nappy rash photos

A council accused a woman of creating child pornography when she tried to show them photos of her granddaughter's nappy rash...

Man in critical condition after M1 crash in Leicestershire

A 25-year-old man is in a serious condition following a crash on the M1, which closed the motorway for several hours...

Man conceals crowbar up his sleeve before brutal attack in Leicester

A man who launched "a ferocious and unprovoked" attack on another man with a crowbar in Leicester has been jailed. Dawid Rzeszowski,...

Cat given oxygen after house fire in Leicester

Fire crews gave a cat oxygen after it was rescued from a house blaze in Leicester. Three crews tackled the fire last...

Police issue statement after social media post about missing child goes viral

Police have released a statement after a social media post about a young child going missing went viral. The message was posted...

Rail company trials Facebook Messenger updates in Leicestershire

A new communications technology which aims to notify rail passengers of any disruptions is being piloted in the county by East...

Leicestershire man who claimed he was fast asleep during sex attack is jailed

A man who claimed he was fast asleep when he had sex with a woman after a night out has been...

Live: M1 closed this morning after collision in Leicestershire

Travel warnings are in place this morning after the M1 southbound in Leicestershire has been closed after a collision. The motorway is...

Men face murder charge over Hinckley Road shop blast

Three men have been charged with murder following an explosion on Hinckley Road in Leicester earlier this year. A Polish supermarket and...

Man dies in street in Leicester

A man has died in a street in the Beaumont Leys area of Leicester. Police were called to the scene by paramedics...

Woman charged with murdering newborn baby in Leicestershire

A woman has been charged with murder following the death of a baby in Leicestershire. The 28-year-old woman was charged today after...