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Arrest after man is raped in Exeter

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police have arrested a man in connection to a rape that took place last weekend in Exeter. An investigation was launched after it was reported that a man in his 30s was raped in Rougemont Gardens area of Exeter, at around 3am on Saturday 23 […]

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Be aware of suspicious circumstances

From Devon & Corwnall Police alerts: On Monday 11 October, a man with an Irish accent called uninvited at a home in the Northam area, near Bideford. The man spoke with the householder saying that he had recently purchased a campervan from a neighbour and had noticed the occupier had one […]

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Guide dog kicked in Plymouth

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police are appealing for help to find the culprit who kicked a guide dog as it helped its wheelchair-using owner in Plymouth city centre. Labrador Angus has been left bruised and subdued after he was targeted in the street near Drakes Circus shopping centre at […]

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Murder inquiry launched, Bideford

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police were called shortly before 12pm on Friday 1 October to Brookfield Street, East The Water, following reports of concern for the welfare of a woman at an address. Officers attended the scene where a 43-year-old woman was confirmed deceased at the scene. Her next […]

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Burglary, Northam

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police investigating a burglary in the Northam area, near Bideford, on Saturday 14 August, between around 4.50pm and 11.20pm are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. As part of the investigation, they have recovered a range of items which is suspected to be stolen […]

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Burglary, Bideford

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police are appealing for information after power tools worth several thousand pounds were taken from a property in Westleigh, near Bideford. The tools, which have been valued at more than £3,000, were taken from a locked property between 7.30pm on Tuesday 3 August and 8am […]

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Victims of Plymouth shootings named

  Devon & Cornwall Police have confirmed the identities of those people who sadly died following the shooting incident in Keyham, Plymouth on Thursday, August 12, 2021. All lived locally in the Keyham area. The offender has been named as Jake Davison, aged 22. The victims have been identified as […]

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Plymouth shooter identified

A press conference by Devon & Cornwall Police after the terrible events in Plymouth yesterday named the perpetrator as 22 year old Jake Davison. Mr Davison allegedly used a “pump action shotgun” to target his victims on Biddick Drive in Keyham, an area near the Plymouth docks. In total, there […]

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Carer who murdered pensioner jailed for life

From Devon & Cornwall Police: A carer has been jailed for life for the murder of a housebound Bideford pensioner who had accused him of stealing thousands of pounds from her. Michael Robinson was sentenced by Exeter Crown Court on 30th July, to serve a minimum of 30 years for […]

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Assaults, Barnstaple

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police investigating reports of two assaults in Barnstaple on Thursday 15 July, at around 3.40pm, are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. A man and woman were both knocked unconscious and sustained injuries, including the woman sustaining a facial injury, at a property in […]

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