Posts for South Devon

Focus on rural crime – Dartmoor livestock & wildlife

From Devon & Cornwall Police: This week local police officers from South Devon and West Devon teamed up with the rural crime team and Dartmoor National Park Rangers to conduct […]

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Multi-agency response praised after bus crash

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust’s (SWASFT) Chief Executive has thanked the multi-agency response involved in the major incident at the weekend in South Devon.  Many medical volunteers and […]

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Update on Devon bus crash

Police and fire services continued to work at the scene where a double-decker bus overturned on the A385 on Totnes Road, this morning. A spokesperson on behalf of the blue […]

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Double decker overturns in S Devon – major incident declared

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Emergency services are currently at the scene following a serious collision on the A385 on Totnes Road. The collision took place between Totnes and Paignton, […]

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Heart attack survivor thanks ambulance staff

. A father-of-four has been reunited with the South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) crew who saved his life when he had a heart attack at his local […]

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Arrests made in connection with Tavistock drug death

Two teenage boys were arrested yesterday, Wednesday 14 August, in connection with the death of 15-year-old Hannah Bragg from Tavistock who died last summer. Hannah died on 23rd June 2018 […]

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Endangered species macaque skulls found by police in Devon

From Devon & Cornwall Police: On Tuesday 13 August officers from Devon and Cornwall Police, supported by partner agencies, searched a property in South Devon. Local officers searched a number […]

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S Devon murder leads to 21 year sentence

From Devon & Cornwall Police: A 40-year-old woman has today, Wednesday 14 August, been sentenced for the murder an elderly man in Paignton. Faye Burford, of Midvale Road in Paignton, […]

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Two Coastguard officers in S Devon have their membership withdrawn

From the Maritime and Coastguard Agency: Two Coastguard Rescue Officers based at Hope Cove Coastguard Rescue Team have had their membership withdrawn. The appeal process is now complete and the […]

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