Assassin"s bid to escape jail by helicopter foiled by wardens

Plot by assassin and drugs baron to escape prison by HELICOPTER foiled by wardens Hired killer Wayne Collins and gang leader Mark Osborne hatched escape plan from Gartree Prison, LeicsIt is believed pair were funding daring break-out through drug running | UPDATED: 12:07 GMT, 16 December 2012 A sensational plot by an assassin and a drugs baron to escape jail by helicopter has been foiled by guards. Gang leader Mark Osborne and hitman Wayne Collins hatched a plan to break-out from Gartree prison in Leicester, which was the scene of Britain's only other helicopter prison escape in 1987. But guards at the Category B prison were tipped-off about the plan and swooped on their cells, making the duo wear a striped outfit given to 'potential escapees'

Prison governor removed from post following "inappropriate emails" to a female colleague

Prison governor removed from post following 'inappropriate emails' to a female colleague | UPDATED: 10:49 GMT, 8 December 2012 John O'Sullivan has only been governor of Manchester Prison, also known as Strangeways, since September The governor of Manchester Prison, formerly Strangeways, has been consigned to desk duties following allegations he sent rude emails to a female colleague. John O'Sullivan has only been in the job at the high security prison since September.

Nazi concentration camp guard who says he was forced to fight for Hitler takes U.S. deportation battle to highest court

Nazi concentration camp guard fighting deportation from the U.S. claims he was forced to join the SSAnton Geiser, 88, claims he was forced to join the SS as a 17-year-old He has lived in Sharon, Pennsylvania for over 50 years He didn't tell his family about his Nazi service until 2004 Justice department lawyers said he engaged in 'crimes against humanity' | UPDATED: 12:08 GMT, 7 December 2012 Former Nazi guard Anton Geiser, 88, has appealed against a deportation ruling arguing he was forced to serve in the SS A former Nazi concentration camp guard, who has lived in the U.S