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Football – related violence, Exeter

We hear much less about football-related violence than we used to, thankfully. However, a group of men will appear before the courts in Devon connected to football-related violence. At approximately 9pm […]

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Justice for Kate – can you help?

From Devon & Cornwall Police: The public may hold the vital clue to find the killer of 14-year-old Exwick schoolgirl Kate Bushell 20 years ago and bring them to justice, […]

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Businesses can help in the fight against child exploitation

From Devon & Cornwall Police:   Devon and Cornwall Police and the Children’s Society are urging local businesses to play their part and take responsibility for helping to identify potential […]

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Two from Devon jailed for child sex abuse

In a sickening case which shows the global nature of sexual abuse, that both men and women can indeed be perpetrators, and the complex nature of what the Devon & […]

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Police seek Launceston man

Police in East Cornwall are seeking the public’s help to trace a 26-year-old Launceston man who is wanted for recall to prison. Jamie Lee Hanscombe (pictured) was originally charged with […]

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If it’s too cheap…

If you are offered equipment rental (also known as plant hire) or tools at low prices from the back of a van, please be wary. Take the registration number of […]

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Stolen pregnant heifers

Police have received a report of two stolen Charolais heifers from South Molton. Heifer 1: DOB 03032015, tag UK364932301397 Heifer 2: DOB 11092014, tag UK364932201368 Both of the heifers are […]

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Don’t be duped into ‘modelling’ says Action Fraud

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) and Action Fraud have recently noticed that Fraudsters have been setting up fake adverts on social media (including Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp) and job […]

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Fraudsters targeting jobseekers…

From the police messaging service (thanks, Lucille, for sending this in): The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) have identified a trend whereby fraudsters are posing as online job agents and are recruiting […]

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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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