5/5 How the age's great technological advances were used to capture criminals.
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4/5 A notorious poisoning case shakes public faith in expert witnesses. Robert Glenister reads
3/5 How the 1828 Red Barn Murder became a sensation of the age. Robert Glenister reads.
2/5 Why the Victorian public initially resisted an organised police force.
1/5 How the Victorians turned violent crime into entertainment.
As Michael Gove says the justice system is failing, an expert panel critiques UK courts.
The proposal to give judges the power to authorise the interception of communications.
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Clive Anderson and guests explore the Somersett Case from 1772.
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