BBC News Devon

RSS feed
2 September 2014 Last updated at 06:22

Stabbing stalker in sentence appealHelen Pearson after the attack

A stalker who subjected a Devon woman to a campaign of intimidation before stabbing her in Exeter, is trying to have his life sentence for attempted murder overturned.

Kate BushellGirl's killer 'may never be caught'

A killer who stabbed a teenager to death in 1997 may escape justice after evidence was contaminated during forensic work, the BBC can reveal.

Leo GregoryBoy, 12, killed by lorry is named

A 12-year-old boy who died after he was hit by a skip lorry on a zebra crossing in Devon is named by police.

  • Spotlight Watch

    The latest TV news, sport, weather and features from the South West of England



19 °C 14 °C
21 °C 14 °C
21 °C 14 °C

Things To Do


See Devon Activities >


BBC iPlayer
  • Jemma Woodman Inside Out

    A closer look at stories from the South West.

  • SpotlightSpotlight Watch

    The latest news, sport, weather and features from the South West of England

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.