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Derbyshire Times
Man held on suspicion of assault after Chesterfield care home closure is released without chargehuman rights’. The home is now closed and the company which operated it, Aspir
Man held on suspicion of assault after Chesterfield care home closure is released without charge
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
human rights’. The home is now closed and the company which operated it, Aspire Specialist Care Ltd, is in liquidation. A Derbyshire police spokesman said: “The Crown Prosecution Service said the man should be released without charge.” Keep... Read more
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Daily Mail
Police admit they were wrong to keep Polish rapist's identity secretto keep Polish rapist's identity a secret in case he was attacked in town riven
Police admit they were wrong to keep Polish rapist's identity secret
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
to keep Polish rapist's identity a secret in case he was attacked in town riven by tensions over Eastern European migrants Derbyshire Police applied for rapist's sex offenders hearing to be secret But media argued it breached principle of open... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Police powers to unmask hunt saboteurs used just once in past three years43 police forces were able to confirm they had used these powers in the last th
Police powers to unmask hunt saboteurs used just once in past three years
Horse and Hound / Posted 2 days ago
43 police forces were able to confirm they had used these powers in the last three years. Out of these, only one force —Derbyshire Police — used the powers to police a hunt meeting where protesters wearing face coverings and balaclavas were... Read more
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express
Police tried to keep migrant rapist's identity PRIVATE 'in case he was ATTACKED by locals'Jaworski, 20, moved to Shirebrook, in Derbyshire, despite being convicted of ra
Police tried to keep migrant rapist's identity PRIVATE 'in case he was ATTACKED by locals'
express / Posted 2 days ago
Jaworski, 20, moved to Shirebrook, in Derbyshire, despite being convicted of rape in his home country Poland in 2014. Derbyshire Police only discovered his criminal record when he was arrested for breaching a ban on drinking in the town... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Mum describes horror moment she found toddler hanging from Ottoman bed by his neckoff his feet and it is only the fact that his mother found him in time that we
Mum describes horror moment she found toddler hanging from Ottoman bed by his neck
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
off his feet and it is only the fact that his mother found him in time that we are not dealing with a terrible tragedy." Derbyshire police attended the scene with East Midlands ambulance service. Buddy stayed in hospital overnight with his... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Baby rushed to QMC after found hanging from lift-up bedby two hydraulic arms. The bed is closed by pulling the mattress base down whi
Baby rushed to QMC after found hanging from lift-up bed
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
by two hydraulic arms. The bed is closed by pulling the mattress base down which requires adult height and body weight. Derbyshire police attended the scene with the ambulance service and have now passed the case to the county council's trading... Read more
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Sussex Express
Mask removal powers not used against Sussex hunt protestorsof the powers under Section 60AA of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act b
Mask removal powers not used against Sussex hunt protestors
Sussex Express / Posted 3 days ago
of the powers under Section 60AA of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act being used against hunt saboteurs - by Derbyshire Police near Buxton in January 2014. The power has been used by 10 other police forces since 2013 with Sussex... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Mask removal powers not used against Sussex hunt protestorsof the powers under Section 60AA of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act b
Mask removal powers not used against Sussex hunt protestors
Chichester Observer / Posted 3 days ago
of the powers under Section 60AA of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act being used against hunt saboteurs - by Derbyshire Police near Buxton in January 2014. The power has been used by 10 other police forces since 2013 with Sussex... Read more
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Nottingham Post
All you need to know about the crime commissioner candidates - including their favourite superheroI came to join the police force I applied to Nottinghamshire police at the age
All you need to know about the crime commissioner candidates - including their favourite superhero
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
I came to join the police force I applied to Nottinghamshire police at the age of 16 but I wasn't tall enough so I went to Derbyshire Police and got in there. What are your hobbies? I'm a keen runner. I do marathons, half marathons and 10ks. I'm... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Woman charged after elderly residents tricked in Derbyshiresearches for money.” Officers will be visiting homes in the area to offer advi
Woman charged after elderly residents tricked in Derbyshire
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
searches for money.” Officers will be visiting homes in the area to offer advice to residents about how to stay safe. More advice and information is available about how to protect yourself from doorstep crime on the Derbyshire polic... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Special constables thanked for help at St George’s Day parade in Chesterfieldshow. To give up their spare time to help ensure parades within Chesterfield ta
Special constables thanked for help at St George’s Day parade in Chesterfield
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
show. To give up their spare time to help ensure parades within Chesterfield take place is nothing short of admirable.” Derbyshire police are currently recruiting special constables across the county. For more information, visit the police... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Cash stolen from 68-old at cashpoint in Glossoppeople to be vigilant when using cashpoints and to keep their personal safety i
Cash stolen from 68-old at cashpoint in Glossop
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
people to be vigilant when using cashpoints and to keep their personal safety in mind when withdrawing money. Anyone with information on the offence should call Derbyshire police on 101. You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 1... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Derbyshire 12-old is youngest alleged ‘revenge porn’ victim in the countyofficial statistics have revealed. The figures also show that in the nine mont
Derbyshire 12-old is youngest alleged ‘revenge porn’ victim in the county
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
official statistics have revealed. The figures also show that in the nine months since the law came into effect, Derbyshire police have investigated 26 alleged instances of the crime. Of the alleged victims, the figures show that ten... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Warning to Derbyshire shop owners after money scamcolleague to watch, to take their time or to not be afraid of politely saying n
Warning to Derbyshire shop owners after money scam
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
colleague to watch, to take their time or to not be afraid of politely saying no. Anyone with information about the incident should contact Derbyshire police on 101, quoting incident 314 of 23.04.16, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 1... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Drug-crazed mugger stabbed gran in head as she walked home from shopsto him but he has a sentence to serve and I believe in full punishment." Actin
Drug-crazed mugger stabbed gran in head as she walked home from shops
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
to him but he has a sentence to serve and I believe in full punishment." Acting Detective Sergeant Adam Gascoigne, from Derbyshire Police, added: "It was clearly a ferocious and violent attack and I would like to thank Angela and her family for... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Stabbed Derbyshire grandmother may visit her attacker in prison after forgiving himto come to him, but he has a sentence to serve and I believe in full punishment
Stabbed Derbyshire grandmother may visit her attacker in prison after forgiving him
Derbyshire Times / Posted 9 days ago
to come to him, but he has a sentence to serve and I believe in full punishment.” Meanwhile, acting detective sergeant at Derbyshire Police, Adam Gascoigne, who was in court for the sentencing of Greenall said: “It was clearly a frenzied and... Read more
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chad
Stabbed Derbyshire grandmother may visit her attacker in prison after forgiving himto come to him, but he has a sentence to serve and I believe in full punishment
Stabbed Derbyshire grandmother may visit her attacker in prison after forgiving him
chad / Posted 9 days ago
to come to him, but he has a sentence to serve and I believe in full punishment.” Meanwhile, acting detective sergeant at Derbyshire Police, Adam Gascoigne, who was in court for the sentencing of Greenall said: “It was clearly a frenzied and... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Lane blocked on the M1 due to three-car crashcollision took place northbound between junctions 28 and 29 of the motorway, ju
Lane blocked on the M1 due to three-car crash
Nottingham Post / Posted 9 days ago
collision took place northbound between junctions 28 and 29 of the motorway, just prior to the Tibshelf service station. Derbyshire Police were called to the incident at 12.39pm on Friday, and a spokeswoman said injuries are not believed to be... Read more
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chad
Crime chief candidates make their case for electionMP, will be hoping for a second term in the job, but he faces competition from
Crime chief candidates make their case for election
chad / Posted 9 days ago
MP, will be hoping for a second term in the job, but he faces competition from the Conservative’s Tony Harper, a former Derbyshire police officer, and UKiP’s Fran Loi - a former Parliamentary Candidate for Nottingham East. Quite late in the... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Chesterfield bank is targeted by criminalshappened sometime overnight between Monday, March 7 and Tuesday, March 8, but p
Chesterfield bank is targeted by criminals
Derbyshire Times / Posted 9 days ago
happened sometime overnight between Monday, March 7 and Tuesday, March 8, but police only told the media about the incident this week. Witnesses or anyone with information should call Derbyshire police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 08... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Football development centre linked to Chesterfield FC is £77k in debtthat club supporters inundated his family’s businesses with abusive phone calls
Football development centre linked to Chesterfield FC is £77k in debt
Derbyshire Times / Posted 10 days ago
that club supporters inundated his family’s businesses with abusive phone calls, and that he had informed the police. Derbyshire Police said they were unaware of any complaint from Mr Bingham, but said the complaint could have been made to... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Woman assaulted in Clay Cross parkwho live near the park and have private CCTV. If you live near the park and ha
Woman assaulted in Clay Cross park
Derbyshire Times / Posted 10 days ago
who live near the park and have private CCTV. If you live near the park and have private CCTV then officers would also like to speak to you. Witnesses or anyone with information should call Derbyshire police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Taxpayers’ cash used to clean graffiti from Chesterfield war memorialonly is it very disrespectful, it is also a waste of council taxpayers’ money t
Taxpayers’ cash used to clean graffiti from Chesterfield war memorial
Derbyshire Times / Posted 10 days ago
only is it very disrespectful, it is also a waste of council taxpayers’ money to clean.” A spokesman for Derbyshire police added: “We would encourage anyone who has information about who might be responsible to contact police on... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Car stolen from Chesterfield abandoned on the M1been bailed pending further enquiries. Anyone with information about this inci
Car stolen from Chesterfield abandoned on the M1
Derbyshire Times / Posted 10 days ago
been bailed pending further enquiries. Anyone with information about this incident should contact PC Ria Featherstone at Derbyshire police, quoting crime number 14599/16, by calling 101. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Crime Newscase you missed them, here are the big stories which have been making the headl
Crime News
Derbyshire Times / Posted 10 days ago
case you missed them, here are the big stories which have been making the headlines in Chesterfield over the weekend... Derbyshire Police are appealing to the public to help them find a man from Derby. A woman who was sexually assaulted as a... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Police conduct searches in BrimingtonLane on Tuesday afternoon. Officers called the bomb disposal team to examine i
Police conduct searches in Brimington
Derbyshire Times / Posted 11 days ago
Lane on Tuesday afternoon. Officers called the bomb disposal team to examine it but it was found not to be dangerous. A Derbyshire police spokesman said: "Officers were checking the lane on Wednesday for any evidence or anything linked to the... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Chesterfield war memorial vandalised AGAINrequire cleaning by specialist contractors and will cost several hundred pounds
Chesterfield war memorial vandalised AGAIN
Derbyshire Times / Posted 11 days ago
require cleaning by specialist contractors and will cost several hundred pounds to repair the damage." A spokesman for Derbyshire police added: "We would encourage anyone who has information about who might be responsible to contact police on... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Teenage girl rescued after blaze breaks out at old Ripley farm buildingan 18-year-old girl and a 20-year-old man have been arrested on suspicion of ar
Teenage girl rescued after blaze breaks out at old Ripley farm building
Derbyshire Times / Posted 11 days ago
an 18-year-old girl and a 20-year-old man have been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life and remain in police custody. Witnesses or anyone with information should call Derbyshire police, quoting incident number 567 of April... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Holmewood man found safe and welloffer of work in Kidderminster. He hadn't been in contact with his family since
Holmewood man found safe and well
Derbyshire Times / Posted 11 days ago
offer of work in Kidderminster. He hadn't been in contact with his family since Sunday, April 10. On Wednesday morning, a Derbyshire police spokesman said: "He has been found safe and well. "Thanks to everyone who shared our appeal." Have you... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Scumbags deface Chesterfield war memorialrequire cleaning by specialist contractors and will cost several hundred pounds
Scumbags deface Chesterfield war memorial
Derbyshire Times / Posted 13 days ago
require cleaning by specialist contractors and will cost several hundred pounds to repair the damage." A spokesman for Derbyshire police added: "We would encourage anyone who has information about who might be responsible to contact police on... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Appeal over missing Derbyshire manDerbyshire Police are appealing to the public to help them find a man from Derb
Appeal over missing Derbyshire man
Derbyshire Times / Posted 15 days ago
Derbyshire Police are appealing to the public to help them find a man from Derby. Michael Baker (26) was last seen at his home address on College Street yesterday at 8pm. He is described as white, 5ft 6ins tall, ginger hair and of a slim build. He... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Man injured after being knocked down in Ilkeston9.30pm. Derbyshire Constabulary said that the man suffered non-life threatenin
Man injured after being knocked down in Ilkeston
Nottingham Post / Posted 15 days ago
9.30pm. Derbyshire Constabulary said that the man suffered non-life threatening injuries but was taken to hospital. A Derbyshire police spokeswoman said: "It appears that a gentleman was hit by a vehicle and was flipped up in the air. He has... Read more
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chad
Shadow Home Secretary visits popular community farmand prisoners and are take delight in explaining the positive impact of our agr
Shadow Home Secretary visits popular community farm
chad / Posted 15 days ago
and prisoners and are take delight in explaining the positive impact of our agricultural training projects. The Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s office has been a strong advocate for the results we achieve with people from... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
More than 80 vehicles stopped during rogue trader crackdownsuspect may not be correctly paying tax. For more information and advice on ro
More than 80 vehicles stopped during rogue trader crackdown
Derbyshire Times / Posted 16 days ago
suspect may not be correctly paying tax. For more information and advice on rogue traders and doorstep crime visit the Derbyshire police website: www.derbyshire.police.uk/Safety-advice. Anyone concerned about suspicious callers in their area... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Shadow Home Secretary visits popular community farmand prisoners and are take delight in explaining the positive impact of our agr
Shadow Home Secretary visits popular community farm
Derbyshire Times / Posted 16 days ago
and prisoners and are take delight in explaining the positive impact of our agricultural training projects. The Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s office has been a strong advocate for the results we achieve with people from... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
CCTV: Police hunt attacker who broke teen’s jawreleased CCTV images of a man they are trying to trace in connection with the i
CCTV: Police hunt attacker who broke teen’s jaw
Derbyshire Times / Posted 17 days ago
released CCTV images of a man they are trying to trace in connection with the incident, on Main Street, on February 22. Derbyshire Police want to speak with this man in connection with an assault in Long Eaton. The teenage victim, from Trowell,... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Police name Tibshelf man who died after car hit bridgewhile collision investigators examined the scene and made the area safe. The r
Police name Tibshelf man who died after car hit bridge
Derbyshire Times / Posted 17 days ago
while collision investigators examined the scene and made the area safe. The road was reopened later in the morning. Anyone with information or witnesses to the crash should call Derbyshire police on 101, quoting incident number 95 of A... Read more
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chad
Police name Tibshelf man who died after car hit bridgewhile collision investigators examined the scene and made the area safe. The r
Police name Tibshelf man who died after car hit bridge
chad / Posted 17 days ago
while collision investigators examined the scene and made the area safe. The road was reopened later in the morning. Anyone with information or witnesses to the crash should call Derbyshire police on 101, quoting incident number 95 of A... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Man who died in bridge crash is namedcollision investigators examined the scene and made the area safe. The road wa
Man who died in bridge crash is named
Derbyshire Times / Posted 17 days ago
collision investigators examined the scene and made the area safe. The road was reopened later in the morning at 10am. Anyone with information or witnesses to the crash should call Derbyshire police on 101, quoting incident number 95 of Apr... Read more
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Daily Mirror
See all-girl gang don disguises in Primark in bid to steal £2,000 from shopperon the run. Isovic was finally caught after she was handed a community order f
See all-girl gang don disguises in Primark in bid to steal £2,000 from shopper
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
on the run. Isovic was finally caught after she was handed a community order for an almost "identical" theft in London. Derbyshire Police were alerted to her outstanding warrant and she was arrested for the 2013 crime. On Tuesday April 12,... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Burglar leaves behind trail of sweets – to distract victim's dogof sweets up the stairs to distract the victim's dog. Witnesses or anyone with
Burglar leaves behind trail of sweets – to distract victim's dog
Nottingham Post / Posted 18 days ago
of sweets up the stairs to distract the victim's dog. Witnesses or anyone with information should call PC Phil Harris of Derbyshire Police on 101, quoting crime reference number 14895/16. Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Tributes to dancing legend Dave, who died in Matlock clubalways remember Dave dancing at Nine Ladies a few years ago, we stayed for a we
Tributes to dancing legend Dave, who died in Matlock club
Derbyshire Times / Posted 18 days ago
always remember Dave dancing at Nine Ladies a few years ago, we stayed for a week and it was lovely. RIP Soul Brother." A Derbyshire police spokeswoman confirmed officers were called to the scene at around 10.45pm on Saturday night after reports... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Charlie's Angels' girl gang member who used disguise to confuse victims cagedin the store Isovic was finally caught after she was handed a community order
'Charlie's Angels' girl gang member who used disguise to confuse victims caged
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
in the store Isovic was finally caught after she was handed a community order for an almost "identical" theft in London. Derbyshire Police were alerted to her outstanding warrant and she was arrested for the 2013 crime. The women changed from... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Tributes to out to dancing legend Dave, who died in Matlock clubalways remember Dave dancing at Nine Ladies a few years ago, we stayed for a we
Tributes to out to dancing legend Dave, who died in Matlock club
Derbyshire Times / Posted 18 days ago
always remember Dave dancing at Nine Ladies a few years ago, we stayed for a week and it was lovely. RIP Soul Brother." A Derbyshire police spokeswoman confirmed officers were called to the scene at around 10.45pm on Saturday night after reports... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Violent crime and sex offences on the rise across Derbyshiredrug trafficking, slavery, child abuse and child grooming and sexual exploitati
Violent crime and sex offences on the rise across Derbyshire
Derbyshire Times / Posted 18 days ago
drug trafficking, slavery, child abuse and child grooming and sexual exploitation. “In response to these complex crimes, Derbyshire Police are putting more resources into investigating and trying to prevent these offences. “This means officers... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Man charged after Chesterfield distraction burglaryOak Close in Calne, Wiltshire, was arrested early yesterday morning (Tuesday Ap
Man charged after Chesterfield distraction burglary
Derbyshire Times / Posted 18 days ago
Oak Close in Calne, Wiltshire, was arrested early yesterday morning (Tuesday April 12) and questioned during the day, said Derbyshire police. He is due to appear before magistrates at Chesterfield Justice Centre today (Wednesday April 13). The... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Man charged with burglary of Chesterfield pensionerOak Close in Calne, Wiltshire was arrested early yesterday morning (Tuesday Apr
Man charged with burglary of Chesterfield pensioner
Derbyshire Times / Posted 18 days ago
Oak Close in Calne, Wiltshire was arrested early yesterday morning (Tuesday April 12) and questioned during the day, said Derbyshire police. He is due to appear before magistrates at Chesterfield Justice Centre today (Wednesday April 13). The... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Man who died in Matlock club is namedleft by friends and family on social media. Police have not yet formally ident
Man who died in Matlock club is named
Derbyshire Times / Posted 19 days ago
left by friends and family on social media. Police have not yet formally identified him. Contrary to initial reports, Derbyshire police have now confirmed that no other people were injured in the incident. IF you would like to pay a tribute... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Missing 14-old from Derbyshire causes concernsas white, with short ginger hair, 5ft 7ins tall. He was last seen wearing a bl
Missing 14-old from Derbyshire causes concerns
Derbyshire Times / Posted 19 days ago
as white, with short ginger hair, 5ft 7ins tall. He was last seen wearing a black coat, black hoody, grey Adidas bottoms and black Adidas trainers. Anyone who knows of Zak’s whereabouts or who sees him is asks to contact Derbyshire police o... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Man dies in crash with bridge in DerbyshireA man has died after his car collided with a bridge in Derbyshire. Police were
Man dies in crash with bridge in Derbyshire
Derbyshire Times / Posted 19 days ago
A man has died after his car collided with a bridge in Derbyshire. Police were called to Huthwaite Lane, in Blackwell, after reports that a Ford Fiesta had collided with a bridge at around 6.50am yesterday (April 12). Huthwaite Lane, Blackwell,... Read more
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