Portuguese detectives have ‘new suspect’ in Madeleine McCann disappearance

Portuguese detectives have ‘new suspect’ in Madeleine McCann disappearance

A Lisbon-based newspaper has reported Scotland Yard passed information to Portuguese police about the apparent kidnap suspect.

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Madeleine McCann: Scotland Yard apply for more funding as local police reportedly have 'new suspect'

Madeleine McCann: Scotland Yard apply for more funding as local police reportedly have 'new suspect'

Twelve years ago today, Madeleine McCann disappeared in Praia da Luz, Portugal.

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Authors in Madeleine McCann documentary living in Waterford believe 'her abduction was planned'

Authors in Madeleine McCann documentary living in Waterford believe 'her abduction was planned'

The two authors featured in Netflix's eight part documentary 'The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann' have said they believe 'her abduction was planned'.

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Madeleine McCann parents speak out against rumoured Netflix documentary

Madeleine McCann parents speak out against rumoured Netflix documentary

The parents of Madeleine McCann have said they chose not to participate in a Netflix documentary about the disappearance of their daughter.

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Madeleine McCann detectives granted further £150,000

Madeleine McCann detectives granted further £150,000

Madeleine was three when she was last seen while on holiday with her parents in Praia da Luz, Portugal, in May 2007.

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Madeleine McCann’s father gives heartbreaking account of night she went missing

Madeleine McCann’s father gives heartbreaking account of night she went missing

Gerry McCann told of his horror and disbelief as he realised his daughter had disappeared.

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Madeleine McCann’s father to discuss his mental health issues in rare interview

Madeleine McCann’s father to discuss his mental health issues in rare interview

Gerry McCann’s daughter went missing at the age of three while on holiday in Portugal more than 11 years ago.

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Funding for Madeleine McCann probe due to run out

Funding for Madeleine McCann probe due to run out

The Scotland Yard investigation into Madeleine’s disappearance in Portugal is funded until the end of September.

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Madeleine McCann’s parents thank public on 11th anniversary of disappearance

Madeleine McCann’s parents thank public on 11th anniversary of disappearance

Madeleine vanished aged three while the family were on holiday in Portugal.

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UK police searching for Madeleine McCann apply for more Govt funding

UK police searching for Madeleine McCann apply for more Govt funding

Detectives in England investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have applied for more funding for the search.

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Private detective accused over Madeleine McCann search cash found dead

Private detective accused over Madeleine McCann search cash found dead

A private detective accused of exploiting the hunt for Madeleine McCann to fund his lavish lifestyle has been found dead.

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Kate McCann: I still buy Christmas presents for missing Madeleine

Kate McCann: I still buy Christmas presents for missing Madeleine

Kate McCann has revealed she still buys Christmas presents for her missing daughter Madeleine - more than a decade after the youngster vanished in Portugal.

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British police ask for more funding to continue search for Madeline McCann

British police ask for more funding to continue search for Madeline McCann

The parents of missing Madeleine McCann have been offered fresh hope after police asked for more funds to keep the investigation alive.

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Madeleine McCann investigators to request more money for 'final line of inquiry'

Madeleine McCann investigators to request more money for 'final line of inquiry'

Police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are to ask for more funds to extend their search, it has been reported.

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Police following 'significant line of inquiry' 10 years after Madeleine McCann disappearance

Police following 'significant line of inquiry' 10 years after Madeleine McCann disappearance

British detectives working on the Madeleine McCann case are still pursuing "critical" leads as the 10th anniversary of her disappearance approaches, a Scotland Yard chief has revealed.

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2007 - 2017: Key events in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann

2007 - 2017: Key events in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann

It is almost ten years since three-year-old Madeleine McCann vanished from the Portuguese coastal village of Praia da Luz.

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Tenth anniversary of Madeleine McCann disappearance ’a horrible marker of stolen time’

Tenth anniversary of Madeleine McCann disappearance ’a horrible marker of stolen time’

Madeleine McCann’s mother has described the tenth anniversary of her daughter’s disappearance as a "horrible marker of time, stolen time".

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Madeleine McCann detectives may seek more funds to complete 'outstanding work'

Madeleine McCann detectives may seek more funds to complete 'outstanding work'

Detectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have "outstanding work" left to do on the inquiry and may apply for more British Home Office funding.

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Madeleine McCann's parents lose Lisbon libel case on appeal

Madeleine McCann's parents lose Lisbon libel case on appeal

An appeals court in Portugal has overturned the libel conviction of a former Portuguese detective who published a book alleging the parents of Madeleine McCann were involved in their daughter's disappearance, their lawyer said.

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Missing Madeleine McCann 'not a million miles' from Algarve, says mother

Missing Madeleine McCann 'not a million miles' from Algarve, says mother

Kate McCann has said she believes her daughter's kidnapper did not take her "a million miles" from the Algarve.

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Scotland Yard scale back search for Madeleine McCann

Scotland Yard scale back search for Madeleine McCann

The size of the detective team investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann has been scaled back, Scotland Yard has announced.

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'No evidence' that remains of girl found in Australia are those of Madeleine McCann

'No evidence' that remains of girl found in Australia are those of Madeleine McCann

There is "absolutely no evidence" that the remains of a young girl found by a suitcase in Australia are those of Madeleine McCann, an Australian Police official has said.

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British police investigating Madeleine case to question 11 in Portugal

British police investigating Madeleine case to question 11 in Portugal

Detectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are expected to begin questioning 11 people today.

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Police investigating Madeleine McCann disappearance to question seven

Police investigating Madeleine McCann disappearance to question seven

A British man and woman are among seven people due to be questioned over the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, it has been reported.

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Police investigating Madeleine disappearance arrest convicted paedophile

Police investigating Madeleine disappearance arrest convicted paedophile

A convicted paedophile is to be questioned by police in England investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.

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McCanns 80-page online abuse dossier probed

McCanns 80-page online abuse dossier probed

A dossier of online abuse directed at the parents of Madeleine McCann is being examined by police.

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Competing British police forces 'harmed Madeleine hunt'

Competing British police forces 'harmed Madeleine hunt'

Competition between British police forces hindered the investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann and have had a long-term negative effect on the case, according to the author of an unpublished Home Office report.

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McCanns go to Portugal for hearing

McCanns go to Portugal for hearing

Kate and Gerry McCann are back in Portugal today for the latest hearing in their ongoing libel trial against a former police chief.

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Madeleine police 'back in Portugal'

Madeleine police 'back in Portugal'

British police have returned to Portugal to help interview suspects in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, according to reports.

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New area for Madeleine search cordoned off

New area for Madeleine search cordoned off

Police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have cordoned off a new area of land near where the youngster went missing seven years ago.

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Madeleine police end scrubland search

Madeleine police end scrubland search

Police in Portugal investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have finished their first search of an area of scrubland in Praia da Luz.

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Madeleine police search new patch of scrubland

Madeleine police search new patch of scrubland

British police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann were focusing their attention today on a new patch of scrubland close to where she went missing in Portugal seven years ago.

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Police use radar in Madeleine search

Police use radar in Madeleine search

Police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have begun using ground-penetrating radar equipment to probe for disturbed earth on scrubland near where she was last seen.

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Madeleine police restart search

Madeleine police restart search

British police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have arrived at the scrubland at the centre of their inquiries for a third day.

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Police bring in sniffer dogs in search for Madeleine

Police bring in sniffer dogs in search for Madeleine

Sniffer dogs are being used to search an area of scrubland close to where Madeleine McCann went missing in Portugal seven years ago.

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British police continue Madeleine search

British police continue Madeleine search

British police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann in Portugal are continuing their investigations close to where the youngster vanished seven years ago.

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Madeleine police 'set to start dig'

Madeleine police 'set to start dig'

Police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann in Portugal have cordoned off an area of scrubland amid mounting speculation that they are about to start a digging operation.

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Madeleine detectives set for 'substantial phase of activity' in Portugal

Madeleine detectives set for 'substantial phase of activity' in Portugal

Detectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are set to stage “a substantial phase of operational activity” in Portugal in the next few weeks.

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Scotland Yard detectives arrive in Portugal in search for Madeleine McCann

Scotland Yard detectives arrive in Portugal in search for Madeleine McCann

Detectives from Scotland Yard are understood to have arrived in Portugal to help with the excavation of a number of sites as part of the investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.

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UK police excavating sites in Portugal in McCann probe

UK police excavating sites in Portugal in McCann probe

Search teams are expected to start excavating a number of sites in Portugal as part of the investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.

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British police poised to move Madeleine McCann investigation to Portugal

British police poised to move Madeleine McCann investigation to Portugal

British detectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are poised to stage operations on Portuguese soil.

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Madeleine cops seek 'lone intruder'

Madeleine cops seek 'lone intruder'

Detectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are looking for a lone intruder who sexually abused five girls during break-ins at holiday homes.

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Madeleine search police 'want to investigate former resort employees'

Madeleine search police 'want to investigate former resort employees'

British police searching for missing Madeleine McCann want their Portuguese counterparts to search the homes and examine the bank accounts of three former employees of the resort where she vanished, it has been reported.

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Madeleine detectives 'in Portugal to discuss new leads'

Madeleine detectives 'in Portugal to discuss new leads'

British detectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have flown to Portugal to discuss potential leads with local officers, it is reported.

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Arrest rumours in Madeleine inquiry

Arrest rumours in Madeleine inquiry

Prosecutors in the UK have written to the Portuguese authorities seeking help with the British inquiry into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.

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Police get thousands of calls over McCann disappearance

Police get thousands of calls over McCann disappearance

A senior detective investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann has thanked the public for thousands of messages received in the wake of recent television appeals.

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Dutch police receive 150 calls about Madeleine McCann

Dutch police receive 150 calls about Madeleine McCann

Detectives investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have received another 150 calls after a fresh appeal for information was aired on Dutch television.

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Police 'pleased' with response to new Madeleine McCann appeal

Police 'pleased' with response to new Madeleine McCann appeal

Nearly 500 people have contacted police with information following a fresh television appeal into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, Scotland Yard has said.

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Madeleine case police to release new photos

Madeleine case police to release new photos

Pictures of men seen in and around the Portuguese town of Praia da Luz at the time of Madeleine McCann's disappearance are to be released by British detectives.

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Police to release 'Madeleine suspect picture'

Police to release 'Madeleine suspect picture'

A new picture of a possible suspect connected to the disappearance of Madeleine McCann is to be released by police, it has been claimed.

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McCanns bidding to give evidence against Portuguese police chief

McCanns bidding to give evidence against Portuguese police chief

Kate McCann has asked to give evidence at the Portuguese libel trial over a book by a former local police chief.

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'We still need assistance in finding Madeleine'

'We still need assistance in finding Madeleine'

It is too early to speculate on where the latest 'Crimewatch' appeal into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann will lead, Scotland Yard said today, saying there is “much ground to cover”.

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McCanns hope for breakthrough with TV appeal

McCanns hope for breakthrough with TV appeal

It is hoped a breakthrough in the case to find missing British child Madeleine McCann may be brought about by a fresh TV appeal from her parents.

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McCanns to make 'substantive' TV appeal

McCanns to make 'substantive' TV appeal

Kate and Gerry McCann are to make a significant television appeal in light of “fresh, substantive” material unearthed as part of a British police investigation into their daughter’s disappearance.

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Police chief's book 'multiplied McCanns' pain', court hears

Police chief's book 'multiplied McCanns' pain', court hears

The McCanns’ pain over the disappearance of their daughter was “multiplied 100 times” by a book by a former Portuguese police chief, a court has heard.

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Cameron welcomes new Madeleine probe

Cameron welcomes new Madeleine probe

British Prime Minister David Cameron has welcomed the decision by British detectives to launch their own investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.

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Scotland Yard to probe 'new lines of inquiry' in Madeleine disappearance case

Scotland Yard to probe 'new lines of inquiry' in Madeleine disappearance case

British detectives have launched their own investigation into Madeleine McCann’s disappearance and say they have “genuinely new” lines of inquiry and believe there is a chance she is alive.

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McCann's 'very pleased' as review uncovers 'investigative and forensic opportunities'

McCann's 'very pleased' as review uncovers 'investigative and forensic opportunities'

Madeleine McCann’s parents are said to be “very, very pleased” with Scotland Yard’s review of their daughter’s disappearance, as it emerged detectives have identified “more than a handful of people of interest” in the case.

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Scotland Yard review throws up new leads in Madeleine McCann case

Scotland Yard review throws up new leads in Madeleine McCann case

Police in England say they have new leads in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, who vanished in Portugal in 2007.

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Detectives examine Madeleine body claim

Detectives examine Madeleine body claim

Detectives are examining a claim Madeleine McCann's body may be buried near the holiday apartment from where she vanished.

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