First sexual slavery conviction in Cornwall

It’s easy to think that here in Cornwall we live in a bubble away from the nastiness of knife crime in our cities, and so on. However, nothing could be […]

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Stabbing in Camelford

From Devon & Cornwall Police: On Saturday 25th May 2019 at around 9.40 pm, the Police were called to a report of a stabbing in Market Place, Camelford, Cornwall. Unarmed […]

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Nineteen arrested and cash seized in County Lines drugs crackdown

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Devon and Cornwall Police have arrested 19 people, seized thousands of pounds of suspected drugs and £81,000 cash as part of a national crackdown to […]

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Bude Police report a distraction burglary, Poughill

Bude Police have reported on their Facebook page the following details of a despicable distraction burglary in Poughill It seems that on Monday 29th April, between 16:45hrs and 16:55hrs, two […]

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County lines gang bringing drugs to SW brought to justice

From Devon & Cornwall Police: A County Lines gang from London that flooded Exeter with Class A drugs and coerced children into gang activity have been brought to justice. Shuiab […]

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Eight people charged with drug and modern slavery offences in Cornwall and London

From Devon & Cornwall Police website: Following a series of warrants carried out in Cornwall and London, eight people have now been charged with a series of drug-related and modern […]

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Update – Police seek Newquay man

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Update: Ryan Walsh, aged 27, of Ennors Road, Newquay, has been charged with two counts of obstructing or resisting an officer in the execution of […]

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NSPCC slams police officer who had sex with 14 year old

In another reminder of the perils of social media, a  police officer has been found guilty of having sex with a 14-year-old girl from Cornwall he befriended on social media. He […]

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A timely warning from Devon & Cornwall Police

It’s Valentine’s Day. A great day for people scamming those in search of romance, so here’s s timely warning:  

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Armed robbery in Barnstaple

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police are appealing for witnesses and information following reports of an armed robbery in Barnstaple. The incident was reported to have happened at Lyncroft Stores, […]

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Sex offenders are exploiting children via the web says NSPCC

Unfortunately, child sex offenders are increasingly exploiting the web with the latest stats showing 9,543 crimes recorded in the last year, pushing the NSPCC to demand the Government introduces a robust […]

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Drug arrests Newquay – heroin

From Devon & Cornwall Police website: At approximately 12 pm yesterday [24 Jan] officers from Newquay attended an address on Higher Tower Road, Newquay. During the course of these enquires, […]

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Signs that young people are being exploited by drugs gangs

From Devon & Cornwall Police website: Today Devon & Cornwall Police have launched the next phase of their campaign to raise awareness of dangerous drug networks – known as “county […]

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Caught & Convicted

Lawrence Hiscox, aged 32, of Downs View, Bude was sentenced to 15 months by Truro Crown Court on Friday 11 January for burglary, attempted burglary and fraud. Meanwhile, two brothers, […]

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Thefts from vans in Launceston

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police have been notified of 13 separate offences of thefts or attempted thefts from vehicles in the Launceston area between Tuesday 15 January and Wednesday […]

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