Witnesses sought after woman dies when quad bike overturns

A 63-year-old woman has died after her quad bike overturned at Sampford Courtenay, Okehampton on Monday [14 August]. Police are investigating the collision which happened on the B3215 at Appledore […]

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Holidaymaker dies after sea rescue at Newquay

Very sad news. A 27-year-old man has died after being rescued from the sea at Newquay last night [15 August]. He was among a group of three males who got into […]

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North Devon Link Road closed after traffic collision

Crews from South Molton and Barnstaple were mobilised to reports of a road traffic collision this morning, with persons trapped between the A399 / B3226 (Aller Cross, West Buckland) and […]

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Missing Barnstaple man found

Alec has now been found safe and well.   Police are increasingly concerned for the welfare of a 32 year old Alec Millgate who has been missing from Barnstaple since the […]

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What do the police do when there’s a collision?

From Devon & Cornwall Police:   Today sees the launch of a series of short videos that give a brief overview and insight into the work of the Devon & […]

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Assault in Donkey Lane

Received this via the police messaging service:   Police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a woman was assaulted in the area of Donkey […]

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Possible substance death of a Devon teenager

A warning to young people everywhere to be very careful what they are ingesting. Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a teenager in the early hours of […]

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Reward for recovery of Bideford firearms

North Devon Police are asking for any information that may lead to the safe recovery of two firearms that are outstanding from a worrying recent dwelling burglary in the Bideford […]

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Young man missing, Tintagel

Devon and Cornwall Police would like to hear from anyone who has seen this young man, Finnian Layland-Stratfield, who was last seen between 5 pm and 5:30 pm on Sunday 9 July […]

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Multiple collision closes A38

If you’re out and about today, then please note that emergency services are currently at the scene of a serious multiple vehicle collision on the A38 near Landrake. Police, fire […]

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Police respond to HMIC report on harassment and stalking

Chief Constable Shaun Sawyer said: “As with all other Forces in England and Wales we welcome this report which focuses on a hugely important area of policing.  Along with all […]

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Theft of aircraft engines in Devon

  From Devon & Cornwall Police community messaging service:   Residents in the vicinity of aircraft/airfields: Officers are investigating reports of thefts of aircraft engines which took place in South […]

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Police promote safe driving at Dartmoor

From Devon & Cornwall Police:   On Saturday 24 June, a large scale Special Constabulary led policing operation took place on Dartmoor National Park to help combat the causes of […]

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Keep your house secure in warm weather

Police are urging members of the public to be security conscious during the warmer weather. Inspector Jane Alford-Mole said: “At this time there has not been a considerable rise in […]

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Devon & Cornwall Police response to Finsbury Park incident

From Devon & Cornwall Police:   Following the attack on Sunday 18 June outside the Muslim Welfare house on Seven Sisters Road, near Finsbury Park Mosque, Devon and Cornwall Police […]

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