Not the kind of Kinder surprise you want!

From Devon & Cornwall Police Class-A drugs hidden in a Kinder Surprise and a large quantity of cash has been seized following a policing operation in North Devon. On Wednesday […]

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Be curious about modern slavery…

Taken/adapted from Devon Council’s website: Sometimes, what happens to people, what is perpetrated by others, hardly bears thinking about. Modern day slavery is one of those issues. We may think […]

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Killed over £700 drug debt

From Devon & Cornwall Police:   Two Exeter men have today, Thursday 10 August, been convicted of the murder of James Woodhouse, having killed him over a £700 drug debt, […]

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Firearms recovered from Bideford burglary

Fortunately, Devon & Cornwall Police have safely recovered two firearms which had been taken in a burglary in Bideford on Sunday 9 July. Officers are investigating the burglary, that took place […]

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Murder investigation after stabbing at Plymouth station

A murder investigation has been launched after a man assaulted at Plymouth Station this morning [8 August] has sadly died. Officers from British Transport Police (BTP) were called to the station […]

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Man stabbed at Plymouth station

From British Transport Police:   A man in his thirties has been taken to hospital after being stabbed on the concourse at Plymouth station this morning. Officers were called at […]

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92 year old man abused in Bude – update

Update: Despite Cornwall Live claiming the gentleman concerned was punched in the face, he was not, though the treatment he did receive was harsh and unpleasant enough. Abuse of anyone, […]

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Yup, its another online scam to be aware of

From Devon & Cornwall Police messaging service:   Police are warning the public to be aware of online scams and false online links. This follows an incident recently whereby a […]

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Distraction theft warning

Thanks to Lucille Opie for sending this: Police received a report of distraction theft committed at the home of an elderly occupant in the St Blazey area on Saturday 23rd July. […]

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Crime figures up!

Sharing from Devon & Cornwall Police site:   Crime figures published today, Thursday 20 July, show a rise in recorded crime for Devon and Cornwall Police, reflecting an overall national […]

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Assault in Donkey Lane

Received this via the police messaging service:   Police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a woman was assaulted in the area of Donkey […]

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Reward for recovery of firearms #Bideford

There’s up to £2000 reward for information received via Crimestoppers leading to the recovery of firearms stolen in a burglary in Bideford. North Devon Police are asking for any information […]

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Knife amnesty from Devon & Cornwall Police

Devon and Cornwall Police is supporting Operation Sceptre, a Home Office instigated week of action aimed at detecting knife related crime, increasing intelligence, community engagement and public reassurance, the main […]

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Fisherman assaulted in Bideford

Police have launched an investigation after a man was assaulted in Bideford.| Between 9-9:45pm on Sunday 11th June, a 51-year-old man was fishing on The Old Bridge, Bideford, when we was […]

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More online fraud – be aware

From Action Fraud: Fraudsters have been advertising vehicles and machinery for sale on various selling platforms online. The victims, after communicating via email with the fraudster, will receive a bogus […]

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