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Police seek help finding Barnstaple stalker

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police in Barnstaple are asking for the public’s help to track down a stalker who has been following a woman for four years. Officers have […]

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More fraudsters pretending to be from magazines

Victims receive a telephone call from someone purporting to be a bailiff enforcing a court judgement, attempting to recover funds for a non-existent debt. The fraudsters state the debt originates […]

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Scam calls from ‘Telephone Preference Service’

From Action Fraud: Fraudsters are cold-calling victims, falsely stating that they are calling from one of the well-known UK telecommunication service providers. They call victims claiming to provide a ‘Telephone […]

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Police raising awareness of child sexual exploitation

From Devon & Cornwall Police Devon and Cornwall Police and partner agencies are today launching a campaign to raise awareness of the signs of child sexual exploitation. The initiative coincides […]

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Possible disruption in Plymouth on Sunday

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police are warning the public to expect potential traffic disruption in and around Plymouth on Sunday [18 March] due to a planned ride out by owners […]

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Cornwall builder took advantage of vulnerable resident

This comes from Cornwall Council. Alas, many people do take advantage of vulnerable folk, especially, when it come to cash, the elderly. So, Michael Leslie McQuade, 49, of Robartes Place, […]

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Three arrested for child abuse in Philippines – children rescued

This is horrific from Devon and Cornwall Police. Three people have been arrested and a number of children have been safeguarded as part of a Devon and Cornwall Police-led operation […]

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Wanted – Suffolk man in Devon & Cornwall

Police are appealing for help to trace a 36-year-old man from Ipswich who is wanted by Suffolk Police and believed to be in the Newquay area. Marc Nicholls is wanted […]

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Police investigate female approached on lonely Bude path

Police at Bude want to hear from anyone who can help regarding an investigation into a male who approached a female on the path behind Primrose Road (leading from Bude Football […]

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Body found at Fistral Beach

The Police were informed by the Coastguard at 3.10pm yesterday (Wednesday 21 February) that they had received reports of a body seen on the rocks at Fistral Beach, Newquay. RNLI […]

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Assault at Westward Ho!

From the Police messaging service: Police are appealing for information after a man and woman were attacked outside a pub on Westward Ho in Bideford on Monday 1 January 2018. PC […]

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Knife amnesty #BinTheKnife #StopKnifeCrime

From 12 – 18 February, members of the public in Devon and Cornwall can dispose of unwanted knives and bladed items at designated police stations without fear of prosecution. This […]

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Beware cheap flights fraud

From Devon & Cornwall Fraud Alert: Fraudsters are attempting to entice victims who are looking for cheap flights abroad. Victims have reported booking tickets via websites or a “popular” ticket […]

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Modern slavery investigation in Cornwall

You don’t associate flowers with slavery, but shockingly that may well turn out to be the case here in Cornwall. The Police in Cornwall, with support from the Gang Masters […]

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Spate of criminal damage in Appledore

Police are appealing for witnesses following a spate of criminal damage which happened over the weekend [Friday 12 January – Saturday 13 January] in Bideford. All three incidents happened on […]

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