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Crime figures up, but Devon/Cornwall still relatively safe

Today, Thursday 19th October, the Office of National Statistics (ONS) have released their crime figures for the period of 12 months to June 2017 which show a rise in recorded crime […]

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High-value designer goods burglary, Newquay

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Officers are currently investigating a high-value Burglary which happened in Pentire in Newquay between Friday 13 October and Monday 16 October 2017. Offender/s have entered […]

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Tarka Trail runner sought for evidence

Police are keen to trace a runner who may have critical information about a serious assault on the Tarka Trail in Torrington, which people use for running, walking, and cycling. […]

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Criminal damage in Hartland

Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a vehicle was criminally damaged in the Hartland area. Unknown offenders smashed the nearside back window of a blue Nissan Note along […]

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SW not a drugs soft touch area

From Devon & Cornwall Police:   If people thought the South West was a soft target for the supply of drugs, think again. This week, Monday 9 October to Friday […]

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Mini Cooper stolen Newquay

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police are appealing for the public to look out for a distinctive Mini Cooper stolen from Newquay earlier this week. The red Mini Cooper SD was […]

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Former policeman sentenced for indecent image offences

From Devon & Cornwall Police website: A former Exeter police constable has today [27 September] been sentenced for indecent images offences. Jonathan Fulcher, 34, appeared at Exeter Crown Court and […]

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Police – use of force

From Devon & Cornwall Police website: Devon and Cornwall Police have today, Friday 22 September, released figures on the use of force by officers, in support of the Home Office […]

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Complaints against the police

It seems that Devon & Cornwall Police receive a fair number of complaints. The Force said they welcome yesterday’s IPCC release focusing on the national complaints statistics for England and […]

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Launceston man jailed for murder

From Devon & Cornwall Police website: A 28-year-old man has been jailed for 17 years after beating his acquaintance to death in a ‘furious assault’ at a Launceston flat earlier this […]

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Police issue warnings to students at SW universities

Devon & Cornwall Police have been tweeting warnings to students at Exeter, Plymouth, Marjon and Falmouth about drunken behaviour during freshers’ week which could lead to a criminal record, and […]

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Man left in Barnstaple with serious head injuries

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was found with serious head injuries in Barnstaple town centre on Saturday night [2 September]. The 39-year-old Barnstaple man was found lying […]

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Incident in Bideford – police seek information

At 2.55pm today, the police and an ambulance were called to Knapp House Activity Centre in Bideford, Devon following a report of a missing child. Following an extensive search the […]

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Counter terrorism measures over the Bank Holiday

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Counter Terrorism Policing has asked the public to play their part in keeping themselves and others safe while enjoying this weekend’s Bank Holiday events. Police […]

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Stand up to domestic abuse

The Safer Cornwall Partnership has launched a campaign in partnership with the South West based charity First Light and Pirate FM urging people to stand up to domestic abuse. A […]

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