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3.19.16

How a Reformed Criminal Is Helping Offenders Navigate the Law

Jason Coghlan was jailed for armed robbery before finding an even more lucrative pastime: studying law to cater to gangsters in Spain.

12.16.15

Inside the Life of London's Most Notorious Party Promoter

In the 1980s, "Fast Eddie" Davenport made a name for himself as the host of hedonistic parties for teenage aristocrats. By 2011, he was better known as one of Britain's richest fraudsters.

9.3.15

Bare-Knuckle Boxing in the UK

Once regarded as something that happens exclusively in Guy Ritchie films and on Gypsy sites, bare-knuckle boxing is fast becoming a thriving scene in the UK—the ultimate British blood sport.

9.2.15

How to Get Away with Stealing

Meet the fraudsters who're making a killing from the fastest growing crime on Earth.

8.20.15

The Disturbing Truth Behind the 'Spitman' Urban Legend

Spitman was a West London council estate myth until the mobile phone footage turned up.

4.27.15

What Happens to a Family When Their Child Is Struggling with Severe Mental Illness?

The story of Sally Burke and her 13-year-old daughter Maisie, who has been placed in a psychiatric ward 118 miles away from home.

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12.26.14

Inside the UK's Army Cadet Force

Advocates say this militarized program helps build character.

12.25.14

Cadets - Part Two

Can giving a twelve-year-old a gun be a good thing? We meet the UK's Army Cadet Force to find out.

12.24.14

Cadets - Part One

We meet the UK's Army Cadet Force to find out if giving a 12-year-old a gun can ever be a good thing.

11.18.14

Young Reoffenders - Part 2

Meeting Britain's "lost boys"—young men who've spent so much of their lives in Young Offenders' Institutes, they'd rather be inside than in the real world.

11.17.14

Young Reoffenders - Part 1

Meeting Britain's "lost boys"—young men who've spent so much of their lives in Young Offenders' Institutes that they'd rather be inside than in the real world.

8.27.14

London BikeLife

In the last year UK BikeLife culture—where young scooter riders upload videos of themselves wheelie-ing down highways and through industrial estates—has exploded, with the scene’s leaders picking up thousands of YouTube and Instagram followers in the...

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