2018

90 women

At least  90 UK women killed by men or where a man is the principal suspect by 27 August this year. 90 women in 239 days is one woman dead every 2.6 days.

  1. 3 January 2018: Elizabeta Lacatusu, 44, died of knife injuries to the throat. A man said to be her former partner,  Genu Armeanu, 45, has been charged with her murder.
  2. 5 January 2018: Terrie-Anne Jones, 52, was found dead in her home. John Lewis, 56, has been charged with her murder.
  3. 8 January 2018: Claire Tavener, 27, was stabbed to death by her husband Andrew Tavener, 45.
  4. 9 January 2018: Julie Clark, 59, was found dead at home, she had died of stab wounds. Jason Nellist, 40, has been charged with her murder.
  5. 10 Jan 2018: Geraldine Mellor, 32, was found dead. Darrell Rose, 36, has been charged with her murder.
  6. 12 January 2018: Amelia Blake, 22, was killed whist travelling in Australia, reportedly by her boyfriend Brazil Gurung, 33, who also killed himself.
  7. 13 January 2018: Cassie Hayes, 28, was killed by Andrew Burke, 30, the ex-partner of her girlfriend. He slit her throat.
  8. 24 January 2017: Claire Harris, 44, was found at home with serious injuries and pronounced dead. Her partner Ricardo Wilson, 50, has been charged with her murder.
  9. 26 January 2018: Cheryl Gabriel-Hooper, 51, was shot dead. A 45-year-old man was also injured was arrested on suspicion of murder. Cheryl had recently separated from her 45-year-old husband John Hooper.
  10. 29 January 2018: Janet Scott was stabbed by her ex-boyfriend Simon Mellors, she survived the attack but he ran her over and killed her as she tried to flee. Mellors had killed a former partner, Pearl Black in 1999 and killed Janet whist on licence.
  11. 29 January 2018: Paula Harris, 44, was strangled. Michael Foster, 39, has been charged with her murder.
  12. 6 February 2017: Ruksana Begum, 47, was found dead at home, police said she had been repeatedly stabbed. Mohammed Tafham, 30, has been charged with her murder.
  13. 13 February 2018: Saeeda Hussain, 54, suffered serious head injuries and was found dead at home. Muhammed Javed, 58, has been charged with murder.
  14. 13 February 2108: Danielle Richardson, 24, was found stabbed to death. Michael Marler, 37, has been charged with her murder.
  15. 16 Feb 2018: Sarbjit Kaur, 38, was found dead at home after what was set up to look like a botched robbery. She had been asphyxiated. Three months later, her husband Gurpreet Singh, 42, was been charged with her murder
  16. 17 February 2018: Jill Sadler, 58, was found stabbed to death. Her husband David Sadler, 61, has been charged with her murder.
  17. 18 February 2018: Heather Jordan, 34, was found dead. Martin Corns, 52, has been charged with her murder.
  18. 21 February 2018: Lynn McNally, 46, died of multiple stab wounds. Paul Beddoes, 44, has been charged with her murder.
  19. 22 February 2018: Charlotte Teeling, 33, was last seen alive and was reported missing 4 days later. She was found dead on 2 March. Richard Bailey, 40, has been charged with her murder.
  20. 27 February 2018: Crystal Gossett, who has in her 40s and her daughter Diane, 19, (below) son Edward, 16 and Diane’s young daughter, were killed in house fire. Daniel Allen, 27, has been charged with four counts of murder and one count of arson with intent to cause danger to life.
  21. 27 February 2018: Diane Gossett, 19, her daughter, mother (above) and brother, were killed in a house fire. Daniel Allen, 27, has been charged with four counts of murder and one count of arson with intent to cause danger to life.
  22. 27 February 2018: Laura Huteson, 21, was stabbed to death. Jason Gaskell, 23, has been charged with her murder.
  23. 28 February 2018: Anne James, 74, died of multiple stab injuries. Her grandson, Jason Gaskell, 23, has been charged with her murder.
  24. Julie Reilly was sat seen alive on 6thFebruary 2018. Her disappearance became a murder investigation as parts of her body were found in April. Andrew Wallace, 41, has been charged with her murder.
  25. 5 March 2018: Laura Figueira de Farida, 47, was found stabbed to death at home shortly after the bodies of her husband Adelino Figueira de Farida, 57, and two sons aged 7 and 10, were found at the bottom of cliffs. Police say they believe she was and the children were murdered and are not looking for anyone else.
  26. 5 March 2018: Angela Rider, 51, was found dead. Adrian Rodi, 51, has been charged with her murder.
  27. 6 March 2018: Fiona Scourfield, 54, was found dead. A 16-year-old male has been charged with her murder,
  28. 17 March 2018: Jennifer Rogers, 56, was found dead. She is thought to have been killed between 14 and 17 March. Her estranged husband Peter Rogers, 61, has been charged with her murder.
  29. 16 March 2018: Michelle Savage, 32, and her mum Heather Whitbread, 53, were shot dead. Michelle’s ex-husband Paul Savage, has been charged with their murders and theft of a rifle.
  30. 16 March 2018: Heather Whitbread, 53, and her daughter Michelle Savage, 32, were shot dead. Michelle’s ex-husband Paul Savage, has been charged with their murders and theft of a rifle.
  31. 21 March 2018: Diane Jones, 62, died of head injuries sustained in a hammer attack a week earlier. A 59-year-old man was also assaulted. A 42-year-old man who was arrested at the time remains in police custody.
  32. 30 March 2018: Jenny Cronin, 72, was doused in fuel and set alight by her ex-son-in-law Kieran Lynch, who also killed himself in the attack.
  33. 30 March 2018: Leyla Mtumwa, 36, was found with knife wounds to her neck and chest. Her husband Kema Salum, 38, has been charged with her murder.
  34. 31 March 2018: Ourania Lambrou, 80, died after being pushed to the ground where she hit her head. Harry Goodwin-Sim, 29, has been charged with manslaughter.
  35. 2 April 2018: Tanesha Melbourne, 17, died in her mother’s arms after having been shot in a drive-by shooting.
  36. 6 April 2018: Tracy Stonehouse, 51, was subjected to multiple stab wounds and other injuries to her head and neck. Her husband Arthur Stonehouse, 73, has been charged with her murder.
  37. 7 April 2018: Lesley Potter, 66, was found dead. Her husband Derek Potter, 63, has been charged with her murder.
  38. 10 April 2018: Alexis Flynn, 42, dies after having been stabbed to death, allegedly by David Payne, 51. He has also been charged with punching her on the face and body, putting his hands round her neck and compressing in February this year.
  39. 12 April 2018: Viktorija Sokolova, 14, was raped and killed through blunt force trauma to her head. She was found dead a day after being reported missing. A 16-year-old male has been charged with rape and murder.
  40. 12 April 2018: Margaret Howlett, 63, was stabbed to death. Approximately a month later, after undergoing hospital treatment, David Pawluk, was charged with her murder.
  41. 13 April 2018: Maryna Kavaliauskas, 35, was strangled to death with a ligature.
  42. 14 April 2018: Angela Craddock, 40, was beaten to death and died of blunt force trauma. William Smart, 54, has been charged with her murder.
  43. 15 April 2018: Samantha Clarke, 38, was stabbed to death. Jordan Clarke, 21, believed to be her nephew, has been charged with her murder.
  44. 18 April 2018: Jennifer Morgan, 33, was stabbed to death. Her partner, Hugh Baird, 39, has been charged with her murder.
  45. 20 April 2018: Julie Hunt, 47, was found seriously hurt after being attacked and died of her injuries. Florin Ion, 31, has been charged with her murder.
  46. 22 April 2018: Hollie Kerrell, 28, was reported missing and later found dead. Her husband Christopher Kerrell, 35, has been charged with her murder.
  47. 26 April 2018: Elizabeth Lacey, 63, was stabbed to death.  Her son, Christopher Lacey, 21, has been detained under the Mental Health Act in relation to her death.
  48. 27 April 2018: Fiona Fisher, 51, was found dead at home by police responding to a request for a welfare check on her. Her son Thomas Fisher, 22, has been charged in relation to her death.
  49. 13 May 2018: Onees Khatoon, 71, was found dead. Her son, Majid Butt, 51, has been charged with her murder.
  50. 14 May 2018: Jessica Patel, 34, was found dead after suffering serious injuries. Her husband Mitesh Patel, 36, has been charged with her murder.
  51. 15 May 2018: Rosina Coleman, 85, was killed through blunt force trauma to her head and neck. 65-year-old Paul Prause has been charged with her murder.
  52. 18 May 2018: Bernadette Green, 88, was found dead. Her death was not initially thought to be suspicious, but after post mortem tests, her son John Green, 65, was charged with her murder.
  53. 20 May 2018: Sophie Cavanagh, 31, was found dead. An autopsy found that she had died of compression to the neck. Her estranged husband, Martin Cavanagh, 35, has been charged with her murder.
  54. 20 May 2018: Angela Conoby, 54, was found dead at home, her partner of more than 30 year, Peter Stagis, 60, has been charged with her murder. A Home Office pathologist gave a provisional cause of death as sharp force trauma to the chest and neck.
  55. 25 May 2018: Christina Abbotts, 29, was found bludgeoned to death in her bed after failing to turn up at celebrations planned for her birthday. Zahid Naseem, 47, has been charged with her murder.
  56. 28 May 2018: Laura Mortimer, 31, and her 11-year-old daughter Ella Dalby, were found dead. Christopher Boon, ex-partner of Laura Mortimer, has been charged with their murders.
  57. 29 May 2018: Denise Rosser, 38, was found dead at home where she had been beaten to death. She had recently told friends that she was frightened to go home. Simon Winston, 49, has been charged with her murder.
  58. 31 May 2018: Jill Hibberd, 71, was stabbed to death. Lee Fueleop, 40, has been charged with murder , theft and burglary.
  59. 1 June 2018: Andra Hilitanu, 28, was fatally stabbed in the neck. Ioan Campeanu, 43, has been charged with her murder.
  60. 1 June 2018: Molly Frank, 61, died of a brain haemorrhage 24 hours after an attack which resulted in head injuries by  Ahmed Seddiki, 95, for whom she was a carer.
  61. 6 June 2018: Sofija Kaczan, 100, died in hospital after having her neck and cheek broken in a robbery. Arthur Waszkiewicz, 39, has been charged with robbery and manslaughter.
  62. 8 June 2018: Tina Cantello, 49, was reported missing after she failed to turn up for work. Ahe was found dead the next day with multiple stab wounds. Geoffrey Hutton, 38, has been charged with her murder.
  63. 9 June 2018: Marie Gibson, 35, was stabbed to death. Shane Murphy, 27, has been charged with her murder.
  64. 12 June 2018: Gitana Matukeviciene, 50, died in hospital 3 days after being assaulted in Dagenham, London on 9 June. Dimitrij Platov, 52, had been charged with attempted murder.
  65. 12 June 2018: Tracy Patsalides , 40, was found dead with head and neck injuries in a seafront shelter in Eastbourne. Wayne Marshall, 38, has been charged with her murder.
  66. 23 June 2018: Gita Suri, 56, was stabbed to death by her partner Gary Davis, 50.
  67. 30 June 2018: Klarissa-Charlene Faith, 26, was found dead by police who had been called to her home. Her partner, Stuart Hall, 47, has been charged with her murder.
  68. 1 July 2018: Shuren Ma, 72, was found with a critical head injury and died at the scene by police who had been called to a disturbance. A man in his 70s was found with stab wounds . The police are not looking for anyone else.
  69. 6 July 2018: Samantha Toms, 47, was found dead at home. Her partner Ralph Fairman, 50, has been charged with her murder.
  70. 7 July 2018: Lorna Myers, 54, was stabbed to death and her 14-year-old son was also badly injured. A 32-year-old man has been charged with her murder.
  71. 8 July 2018: Stela Marisabel Domador-Kuzma, was found stabbed to death in a flat in Bournemouth. Ryan Thornton, 20  has been charged with her murder.
  72. 8 July 2018: Patricia Franks, 86, was found dead. Her husband Lawrence Franks, 84, has been charged with her murder.
  73. 10 July 2018: Gina Ingles, 34, and her 4 year old son, Milo, 4, died of smoke inhalation after a fire in their home. Her partner remains in hospital. A 23-year-old man was being held on suspicion of 2 counts of murder and one of attempted murder.
  74. 12 July 2018: Riasat Bi, 86, died of multiple stab wounds. Madni Ahmed, 20, has been charged with her murder.
  75. 12 July 2018: Katerina Makunova, 17, was stabbed to death. Oluwaseyi Dada, 21, has been charged with her murder.
  76. 19 July 2018: Lesley Davies, 81, died in hospital after being attacked in the street. A 69-year-old man has been detained under the mental Health Act and her death is being treated as murder.
  77. 24 July 2018: Sheila Thomas, 69, was found dead with stab wounds at her home in South London. David Thomas, 73, has been charged with her murder.
  78. 26 July 2018: Lucy McHugh, 13, was found stabbed to death. Stephen-Alan Nicholson, 24, was arrested on suspicion of murder and sexual activity with a child; he was bailed and later remanded in custody charged with withholding information relating to the case.
  79. 27 July 2018: Sam Eastwood, 28, was last seen alive, leaving work. She was found dead 8 days after being reported missing. Michael Stirling, 32, the brother-in-law of her ex-fiancé, has been charged with her murder.
  80. 2 August 2018: Karen Peter, who was in her 50s, was found dead after a house fire in Dagenham, E. London. Thomas Peter, 50, has been charged with murder and arson with intent to endanger life.
  81. 3 August 2018: Kelly Franklin, 29, was killed in what police have described as a ‘targeted attack’. Torbjorn (Ian) Kettlewell, 30, has been charged with her murder and possession of a bladed article.
  82. 6 August 2018: Katherine Kemp, 31, was found dead alongside her husband Thomas Kemp in Ipswich. Her death is being treated as murder, his as suicide.
  83. 6 August 2018: Tracey Evans, 52, was found dead in a flat in Leicestershire. Jeremy Clarke, 54, has been charged with her murder.
  84. 7 August 2018: Marie Walker, 61, was found dead by the police in Edinburgh after neighbours raised concerns. Robert Douglas, 62, has been charged with her murder.
  85. 15 August 2018: Simonne Kerr, 31, died after being stabbed in her home in South London. Her partner, Desmond Sylva, 40, has been charged with her murder.
  86. 15 August 2018: Barbara Davison, 66, was found dead in Redcar. Paul Plunkett, 61, has been charged with her murder.
  87. 21 August 2018: Kaltoun Saleh, 43, died in hospital after sustaining serious burns in a fire at her home in north London on 5 July. 4 children escaped unhurt. Abdi Quule, 42, had previously been charged with attempted murder.
  88. 22 August 2018: Carole Harrison, 73, had been attacked before her house was set on fire.
  89. 26/27 August 2018: Raneem Oudeh, 22, was stabbed to death with her mother, Khaola Saleem, 49. Police are looking for her former partner, Janbaz Tarin, 21.
  90. 26/27 August 2018: Khaola Saleem, 49, was stabbed to death with her daughter, Raneem Oudeh, 22. Police are looking for Raneem’s former partner Janbaz Tarin, 21.

Please let me know if you have any information about the deaths of and charging in relation to  Agnieszka Swierczynska-Jaros, Cecilia Seddon, Nicola Roberts , Claire Lucas,  Dawn Sturgess, Carole Harrison; or any women missing from this list.

 

 

Last updated 27 August 2018.

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