Priest called in to ‘restore peace’ to community haunted by Yorkshire Ripper

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! A priest is being called in to exorcise a community haunted by Peter Sutcliffe. Residents want the cleric to “bring eternal cleansing and restore peace” to the Yorkshire Ripper’s former killing grounds. Sutcliffe murdered 13

Police dogs issued with bulletproof armour to save them from armed criminals

Police dogs are being issued with bulletproof body armour under laws designed to protect them from violent criminals armed with a variety of weapons. Staffordshire Police is one of the first forces in the UK to introduce body armour in a bid to protect its canines against knives, bullets, spikes

Sick Brit trophy hunters ‘grab beers and shoot monkeys for fun’, says new book

British trophy hunters shoot big game animals to “relax”, according to a new book exposing their practices. They admitted getting their kicks killing meerkats, monkeys and zebras in Africa. Campaigner Eduardo Gonçalves posed as a would-be hunter seeking advice from Britons who had slaughtered creatures abroad. Gonçalves, founder of the