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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Holsworthy/Bideford care home convictions

Finally, a conviction has been secured following a long and complex investigation into shocking care home abuse in North Devon that began in 2011, and concluded today Wednesday 7 June […]

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Devon and Cornwall Police have third lowest crime rate

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Crime figures, which were published today, Thursday 27 April 2017, show a rise in recorded crime for Devon and Cornwall Police with the Force still […]

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Valuable Boat Trailer Missing #Bodmin

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police are appealing for information following the theft of a valuable boat trailer from a Bodmin garage. Offenders are believed to have used a van […]

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Crime Figures Up in Cornwall and Devon

From Devon & Cornwall Police website: 81,949 total recorded crimes for 2016 Police have seen a rise in recorded crime in 2016 compared to 2015 figures. There were 81,949 total […]

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Rural Policing Slashed as Criminal Gangs Target Cornwall/Devon

Bude’s MP, and Lib Dem Government Minister for Rural Affairs, Dan Rogerson, said that a combination of scrapping Police and Crime Commissioners and balancing the books would be the best […]

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Recorded Crime in Cornwall and Devon Falls

Recorded crime across Devon and Cornwall continues to fall, new figures announced today, Thursday, January 23, 2014, reveal. Overall crime between 01/01/13 and 31/12/13 fell by 2.6% – a reduction […]

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Cornwall Crime Figures Continue to Fall

Crime across Devon and Cornwall continues to fall according to new figures released today . Total recorded crime is down 4% for the 12 months up to Sunday 13 October 2013. […]

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First Class Crime Victim Care for Region

Devon and Cornwall Police has appointed Ken Lamont as Detective Superintendent, to head crime investigation (CID) across the whole of Devon. A former member of HM Royal Marines, he joined […]

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73 Year Old Man Assaulted in Bideford

Police in Bideford are appealing for information after a 73-year-old man was assaulted in the town. The incident took place outside the Burton Art Gallery on Kingsley Road at around […]

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12 Days of Christmas Campaign

Devon and Cornwall Police are today launching a safety advice campaign for the festive season called ’The 12 Days of Christmas Advice’. The Force has a crime prevention message to […]

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Ex Offender Supports Anti -Theft Campaign

A former prolific offender who stole from homes and vehicles across South Devon has joined forces with Devon and Cornwall Police to help prevent people from being a victim this […]

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Tony Hogg – New PCC Commissioner

Well, Devon and Cornwall has a new PCC Commissioner, elected on a turnout of 15.1% on average. Hardly a ringing mandate or endorsement for anyone. Eliminated on first preference votes […]

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Bonfire Safety Alert

Devon and Cornwall Police want everyone to have a fun Bonfire Night but warn they will take action against anyone who breaks the law. In the run up to and […]

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