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Serious collision A39 Truro

From Devon & Cornwall Police: At approximately 5.13 pm on Thursday 31st December 2020 a two-vehicle collision occurred involving two cars, a 2019 Nissan SKYLINE and a 2017 Peugeot 208 on the A39 in Calenick, Truro, Cornwall. As a result of the collision, two of the occupants in the Peugeot […]

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Woman seriously injured in Truro

Police are appealing for information about a collision between a pedestrian and a red Peugeot on a Greenwith Hill, Perranwell Station near Truro on Saturday 5 December. The collision occurred on the narrow rural road at around 9 am. Police, fire and ambulance crews attended the scene and a woman […]

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Reconnecting the railways: communities awarded funding to restore Beeching rail links

Towns and villages across England, which were left isolated when their railways were closed, are one step closer to having their connections restored and transformed, as 15 projects are awarded up to £50,000 each to progress plans to reinstate historic stations and restore passenger services, as announced in the Spending Review. […]

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Body found at St Kew

Update: Police searching for missing Truro man Martin Allen, 53, located the body of a man in the St Kew area of Cornwall last night, 3 November. Formal identification has yet to take place but Mr Allen’s next of kin has been informed and support put in place for them. […]

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Cyclist seriously injured – Truro

From Devon & Cornwall Police: At approximately 7.55pm on Sunday 25 October 2020 Police were notified of a road traffic collision between a car and pedal cycle on the A390, Highertown, Truro. The scene was attended by Police officers from Truro and the Alliance Roads Policing Team, alongside Ambulance crews. The pedal […]

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Have you seen Thomas, missing from Truro?

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of 25-year-old Thomas Bowden, who has been reported missing from the Truro area of Cornwall. Tom was last seen at around 8.40pm on Thursday 20 February near the Royal Cornwall Hospital. He is described as a white male, around 6ft tall and […]

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Holocaust Memorial Day event in Truro

Devon & Cornwall Police and partner agencies are marking this year’s National Holocaust Memorial Day (Monday 27 January 2020) with a free public event – “Standing Together” to commemorate those who lost their lives, celebrate survivors and educate people about genocide. The event, being hosted at Truro Cathedral, will begin […]

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Men sentenced at Truro Crown Court for serious assault

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Three men have been sentenced at Truro Crown Court this week in connection to a serious assault in Truro in July 2017. How long the wheels of justice take to turn. Jack Seymour, Kinsley Sharp and Steven Leverton, were sentenced by Judge Linford at Truro […]

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Truro teen killed in road traffic collision

From Devon & Cornwall Police: at approximately 1.45 pm on Saturday 28th December 2019, the Devon and Cornwall Police received a call from ambulance control stating that there had been a Road Traffic Collision on Tubbon Hill, Stithians and that a cyclist had collided with a van. South Western Ambulance […]

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Motorcyclist killed in crash

At around 7.15pm on Saturday 24th August 2019,  Devon and Cornwall Police received a call stating that there had been a Road Traffic Collision on the B3284 Allet, Truro. Numerous South Western Ambulance Service Trust resources attended the scene. A 52-year-old male local to the Truro area had received injuries […]

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Appeal for witnesses after man assaulted with bottle in Truro

Police are appealing for witnesses to a potential road rage incident in Truro. The incident was reported to have taken place at 7.30pm on Monday 12 August on the A390 at Threemilestone. The victim, a man in his 60s, was assaulted to the back of the head with a bottle, […]

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Man charged with historic sexual offence in Cornwall

Following a cold-case review, Police in Cornwall have charged a man in connection to a non-recent sexual assault on a 13-year-old girl in Cornwall. William Pope aged 58 and currently of HMP Channings Wood has been charged with indecent assault on a girl under the age of 16, in connection […]

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Pedestrian fatality near Royal Cornwall Hospital

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Emergency services were called at 9.55am following reports of a collision between a vehicle and a female pedestrian on Tresawls Road, near the Royal Cornwall Hospital. A woman in her 80s sustained serious injuries and was sadly confirmed deceased at the scene. Enquiries remain ongoing […]

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Sudden death, Truro

At 10:00 hours on Friday 15th March, a female was found deceased in Truro. The death is being treated as unexplained at this time and enquiries are continuing. The family of the deceased have been informed but the name of the deceased will not be released until a formal identification […]

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Truro Cathedral to hold exhibition reflecting on genocide

From Devon & Cornwall Police website: Truro Cathedral will host the two-day exhibition which will focus on the theme of ‘Torn from Home’. It will reflect on what happens when individuals, families and communities are driven from their homes due to persecution. It will include marking the 25th anniversary of the […]

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