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chroniclelive
Motorcyclist killed after collision with car in rural County DurhamHospital in Middlesbrough. But he was pronounced dead shortly after his arriva
Motorcyclist killed after collision with car in rural County Durham
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
Hospital in Middlesbrough. But he was pronounced dead shortly after his arrival. The car driver was shaken, but unhurt. Durham Police is now investigating the crash and appealing for anyone who saw what happened to get in touch by calling... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Q&A with UNC graduate Paul Clark, author of 'Nibbles the Squirrel'Explores Chapel Hill, on Franklin Street. Photo by Sarah Dwyer / The Daily Tar
Q&A with UNC graduate Paul Clark, author of 'Nibbles the Squirrel'
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted yesterday
Explores Chapel Hill, on Franklin Street. Photo by Sarah Dwyer / The Daily Tar Heel Paul Clark is a corporal with the Durham Police Department, UNC graduate, father and a children’s book writer. Assistant City Editor Erin Kolstad talked with... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Kinston introduces new police chiefin Kinston, starting Sept. 19. Jaynes is a 2007 University of Mount Olive grad
Kinston introduces new police chief
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
in Kinston, starting Sept. 19. Jaynes is a 2007 University of Mount Olive graduate who has also worked previously with the Durham Police Department. He is married with two sons. Thompson is currently serving as Interim Chief. He replaced Bill... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
City of Kinston set to introduce new police chiefof Police in Chapel Hill. Jaynes is a 2007 University of Mount Olive graduate
City of Kinston set to introduce new police chief
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
of Police in Chapel Hill. Jaynes is a 2007 University of Mount Olive graduate who has also worked previously with the Durham Police Department. He is married with two sons. Greg Thompson is currently serving as Interim Chief. He replaced Bill... Read more
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Northern Echo
Children, two and ten, airlifted after bus and car crash in Seahamvictims suffered head and back injuries. They were said to be in a stable condi
Children, two and ten, airlifted after bus and car crash in Seaham
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
victims suffered head and back injuries. They were said to be in a stable condition on arrival at hospital. A Durham Police spokesman said their injuries were not life-threatening, while some people on the bus suffered "bumps and... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Meet the new chiefsaid. “I read every policy I could, read best practices and I had a list of thi
Meet the new chief
Kinston Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
said. “I read every policy I could, read best practices and I had a list of things that I was ready to implement in the Durham Police Department. If you put a report on my desk, I was looking for perfection. And it took the courage of one... Read more
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Northern Echo
Cashier threatened with knife during Coundon post office armed robberyA large quantity of money was handed over and the man fled in the direction of
Cashier threatened with knife during Coundon post office armed robbery
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
A large quantity of money was handed over and the man fled in the direction of Hambleton Road. A spokesperson for Durham Police said the cashier, although unhurt, was left very shaken. DC Gareth Hodgson, of Bishop Auckland CID, said: “Clearly this... Read more
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Northern Echo
Biker hurt in van crash in Darlingtonbefore 4pm on Monday and police, fire and ambulance crews were in attendance.
Biker hurt in van crash in Darlington
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
before 4pm on Monday and police, fire and ambulance crews were in attendance. Loading article content A spokeswoman for Durham Police said the biker, a 29-year-old man, suffered leg and arm injuries and was taken to James Cook University... Read more
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The Chronicle
Duke’s handling of sexual assault reports under scrutinyin the state, and he is now suing the University for his diploma and damages.
Duke’s handling of sexual assault reports under scrutiny
The Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
in the state, and he is now suing the University for his diploma and damages. From January to July 2015, the Durham Police Department also investigated a female freshman's claim that she was drugged and raped the evening of Jan. 8... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham man, 16-old charged in beating, robberyDURHAM A 31-year-old man and a 16-year-old youth were charged with armed robber
Durham man, 16-old charged in beating, robbery
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
DURHAM A 31-year-old man and a 16-year-old youth were charged with armed robbery in Durham early Monday after police found them with bank cards belonging to a man who had been beaten and left unconscious on North Miami Boulevard. Police accused... Read more
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Northern Echo
'We were helpless' - Terrified Darlington residents describe narrow escape from flat fireWe felt helpless.” The cause of the fire is yet to be established, however a j
'We were helpless' - Terrified Darlington residents describe narrow escape from flat fire
Northern Echo / Posted 3 days ago
We felt helpless.” The cause of the fire is yet to be established, however a joint investigation has been launched between Durham Police and CDDFRS. Two Durham Police Community Support Officers were stationed outside the building last night and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Police say 3 boys sprawled outside Durham home were shotPolice are trying to find out why a teenager and two younger boys were shot in
Police say 3 boys sprawled outside Durham home were shot
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
Police are trying to find out why a teenager and two younger boys were shot in Durham. Durham police said Sunday one of two 11-year-old boys is in serious condition, but is stable following surgery. Police found him, another 11-year-old boy and a... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Teen, 2 children shot in DurhamPolice are trying to find out why a teenager and two younger boys were shot in
Teen, 2 children shot in Durham
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 3 days ago
Police are trying to find out why a teenager and two younger boys were shot in Durham. Durham police said Sunday one of two 11-year-old boys is in serious condition, but is stable following surgery. Police found him, another 11-year-old boy and a... Read more
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Daily Star
Toddler crushed under wall at flooring storePygall The air ambulance said the boy was stable when he arrived at hospital –
Toddler crushed under wall at flooring store
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
Pygall The air ambulance said the boy was stable when he arrived at hospital – but described his injuries as "severe". Durham Police have launched an investigation into the incident. Insp Pat Pygall said: “It was reported that a young child... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Boy suffers multiple injuries after being crushed by wall at flooring storespokesman added that the boy had suffered multiple injuries including to his pe
Boy suffers multiple injuries after being crushed by wall at flooring store
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
spokesman added that the boy had suffered multiple injuries including to his pelvis, chest and abdomen. But a spokesman for Durham Police said he had a “minor head injury”. A Durham Police spokesman said the child had been taken by air ambulance... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Three-old boy 'crushed under wall at Darlington store'cordoned off a street close to the store in Darlington around 3.30pm on Sunday
Three-old boy 'crushed under wall at Darlington store'
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
cordoned off a street close to the store in Darlington around 3.30pm on Sunday to allow the helicopter to land. Durham Police said his injuries were not life-threatening and inquiries are under way. A Great North Air Ambulance Service... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Police say 3 boys sprawled outside Durham home were shotDURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Police are trying to find out why a teenager and two younge
Police say 3 boys sprawled outside Durham home were shot
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Police are trying to find out why a teenager and two younger boys were shot in Durham. Durham police said Sunday one of two 11-year-old boys is in serious condition, but is stable following surgery. Police found him, another... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Police say 3 boys sprawled outside Durham home were shotDURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Police are trying to find out why a teenager and two younge
Police say 3 boys sprawled outside Durham home were shot
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Police are trying to find out why a teenager and two younger boys were shot in Durham. Durham police said Sunday one of two 11-year-old boys is in serious condition, but is stable following surgery. Police found him, another... Read more
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chroniclelive
Refugees deemed 'rats' in vile racist commentsin the North East in the week following the EU referendum rose. There were 53
Refugees deemed 'rats' in vile racist comments
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
in the North East in the week following the EU referendum rose. There were 53 hate crimes reported to Northumbria and Durham police forces in the week of June 24 to June 30, up from 49 in the seven days before. During the week following the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Coundon charity targeted by thieves three times in eight monthswith an additional income. Anyone with information about the theft or thinks t
Coundon charity targeted by thieves three times in eight months
Northern Echo / Posted 5 days ago
with an additional income. Anyone with information about the theft or thinks they may have seen the love seat is asked to contact PC Alex Riley or PCSO Christopher Elms at Durham Police on 101 number or crime stoppers anonymously on 0800-5... Read more
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The News & Observer
One of two suspects captured in July street killing in DurhamPowell was found dead from multiple gunshots and lying in the 1100 block of Lin
One of two suspects captured in July street killing in Durham
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
Powell was found dead from multiple gunshots and lying in the 1100 block of Linwood Avenue. Boyce was still at large, Durham police said. The U.S. Marshals Service said they found James at the house at 851 Sarah Williams Ave. in Graham, in... Read more
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Northern Echo
Distraught Darlington farmer appeals to find gang of youths after suspected arson attackDurham Fire and Rescue Service bosses have described the act as a serious incid
Distraught Darlington farmer appeals to find gang of youths after suspected arson attack
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
Durham Fire and Rescue Service bosses have described the act as a serious incident, which is being treated as suspicious by Durham Police. The farmer, who wanted to remain anonymous, said: “I was on another field about a mile or so away and one of... Read more
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The Chronicle
Sexual assault related incidents at Duke in recent yearsmade it clear she did not wish to continue. The female student reported the al
Sexual assault related incidents at Duke in recent years
The Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
made it clear she did not wish to continue. The female student reported the alleged rape to both the University and the Durham Police Department the following day, according to the complaint. However, the DPD investigation into the matter was... Read more
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Officer.com
North Carolina Police Help Keep Mom, Kids Off Streetof despair nor what to tell the security guard who had just handled her roughly
North Carolina Police Help Keep Mom, Kids Off Street
Officer.com / Posted 6 days ago
of despair nor what to tell the security guard who had just handled her roughly and was demanding she leave. Since Aug. 8, Durham Police Department staff members and officers have paid for Swaray-Akajo and her three young children to stay at local... Read more
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Northern Echo
Howden-le-Wear crime prevention volunteers wow policeAnd it is for this work that Mrs Wood and Mrs Corner have received Wow Awards f
Howden-le-Wear crime prevention volunteers wow police
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
And it is for this work that Mrs Wood and Mrs Corner have received Wow Awards from Durham Police. Along with their friend, Sandra Burdess, the duo give up their time to visit elderly and vulnerable residents and provide free crime safety advice and... Read more
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Northern Echo
Durham's newest cannabis club lands itself in hot water after copying police logosto show its not antisocial behaviour. People can smoke cannabis without it bein
Durham's newest cannabis club lands itself in hot water after copying police logos
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
to show its not antisocial behaviour. People can smoke cannabis without it being dangerous or a detriment to society.” Durham Police and Crime Commissioner Ron Hogg said: “I think any group that wants to promote a political cause is perfectly... Read more
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Northern Echo
Tip-off leads to sentence for man with fake goodscounterfeit goods, Trading Standards obtained a warrant to search his home. Th
Tip-off leads to sentence for man with fake goods
Northern Echo / Posted 7 days ago
counterfeit goods, Trading Standards obtained a warrant to search his home. The team, accompanied by officers from Durham Police, seized a quantity of suspected counterfeit goods, including Nike trainers, Ugg slippers, Adidas tracksuits, a... Read more
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Northern Echo
Callous thief stole cash from sick pensioner's bedsidewith some other possessions, in the locker beside her bed in ward one. After d
Callous thief stole cash from sick pensioner's bedside
Northern Echo / Posted 7 days ago
with some other possessions, in the locker beside her bed in ward one. After discovering the theft, her family contacted Durham Police and officers came out to interview the couple. The police investigation continues with the full support of the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Woman robbed as she lay ill in hospitalwith some other possessions, in the locker beside her bed in ward one. After d
Woman robbed as she lay ill in hospital
Northern Echo / Posted 7 days ago
with some other possessions, in the locker beside her bed in ward one. After discovering the theft, her family contacted Durham Police and officers came out to interview the couple. The police investigation continues with the full support of the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Teen suspect facing charges following theftscalled. Port Hope Police set up a perimeter around the area to contain any sus
Teen suspect facing charges following thefts
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 days ago
called. Port Hope Police set up a perimeter around the area to contain any suspects still in the area and called for the Durham Police canine unit to attend the scene. While police were waiting for Durham Police, a Port Hope Police officer... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham man charged with abducting 3 girlsabducting three girls from Durham on Monday. The girls, ages 11, 13 and 15 yea
Durham man charged with abducting 3 girls
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
abducting three girls from Durham on Monday. The girls, ages 11, 13 and 15 years old, were found unharmed, according to Durham police. Juan Carlos Gutierrez, 51, of Rose Garden Lane was arrested after the girls were located in Selma. Gutierrez... Read more
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Northern Echo
Restaurant gets licence as Durham City rejuvenation project near to completioncompany that has been operating for some time. They have a good quality offerin
Restaurant gets licence as Durham City rejuvenation project near to completion
Northern Echo / Posted 9 days ago
company that has been operating for some time. They have a good quality offering and are an excellent local operator.” Durham Police had initially objected to the licence but PCSO Martin Haigh told the council’s licensing committee that... Read more
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Northern Echo
Number of alleged sex offences in schools rises in North Yorkshire, Cleveland and NorthumbriaDurham Police declined to provide any information saying it would take too much
Number of alleged sex offences in schools rises in North Yorkshire, Cleveland and Northumbria
Northern Echo / Posted 9 days ago
Durham Police declined to provide any information saying it would take too much time and money to find out. Nationally the Plan International UK charity, which is part of a global children's rights organisation, said reports of sexual offences in... Read more
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The News & Observer
Mike Peterson’s attorney questions Durham County clerks on preserving case evidencetrial. Shoes, a T-shirt, fleece and other articles of clothing were stored in
Mike Peterson’s attorney questions Durham County clerks on preserving case evidence
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
trial. Shoes, a T-shirt, fleece and other articles of clothing were stored in unsealed boxes in three different places – a Durham Police Department property and evidence room on Holloway Street, the office of the Durham County Clerk of Superior... Read more
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chroniclelive
Child abuse inquiry shake up won't affect Medomsley probe, police vowDurham Police has moved to reassure victims that inquiries into historic abuse
Child abuse inquiry shake up won't affect Medomsley probe, police vow
chroniclelive / Posted 10 days ago
Durham Police has moved to reassure victims that inquiries into historic abuse at Medomsley Detention Centre will not be impacted by the Goddard inquiry upheaval. The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) fell into disarray after Dame... Read more
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The News & Observer
Mike Peterson to return to Durham County courtKathleen Peterson fell backward at least twice on the staircase and coughed up
Mike Peterson to return to Durham County court
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Kathleen Peterson fell backward at least twice on the staircase and coughed up blood. The attorneys also argued that Durham police contaminated the crime scene. Prosecutors argued that Peterson’s wife, a Nortel employee, had suffered a... Read more
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Northern Echo
Stanhope Castle School abuse claimants’ lawyer blasts inquiry judge for quittingVaz has called for the judge to explain her resignation and is expected to chal
Stanhope Castle School abuse claimants’ lawyer blasts inquiry judge for quitting
Northern Echo / Posted 11 days ago
Vaz has called for the judge to explain her resignation and is expected to challenge her treatment of the men. Durham police investigated complaints of historic abuse at Stanhope Castle School but no criminal action was taken as alleged... Read more
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Northern Echo
Spennymoor fatal fire probe ongoingA joint investigation was immediately launched by Durham police and County Durh
Spennymoor fatal fire probe ongoing
Northern Echo / Posted 12 days ago
A joint investigation was immediately launched by Durham police and County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service to ascertain the cause of the fire, which occurred around 2.45pm on Thursday, August 11. An examination of the mid-terrace... Read more
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chroniclelive
Revealed: The police officers jumping before they are pushedpunished. Lenny suffered a heart attack in September 2010 after being pepper-s
Revealed: The police officers jumping before they are pushed
chroniclelive / Posted 12 days ago
punished. Lenny suffered a heart attack in September 2010 after being pepper-sprayed twice and bundled into the back of a Durham Police van. Coroner Andrew Tweddle criticised the three officers who transported the 44-year-old eight miles from his... Read more
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Northern Echo
Fatal fire probe ongoingA joint investigation was immediately launched by Durham police and County Durh
Fatal fire probe ongoing
Northern Echo / Posted 13 days ago
A joint investigation was immediately launched by Durham police and County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service to ascertain the cause of the fire, which occurred around 2.45pm on Thursday, August 11. An examination of the mid-terrace... Read more
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The News & Observer
Two teens charged with murder in Durham cabbie’s killing at hotelDurham cabbie's killing leads to arrest of two teenagers, man | News & Observer
Two teens charged with murder in Durham cabbie’s killing at hotel
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
Durham cabbie's killing leads to arrest of two teenagers, man | News & Observer August 12, 2016 9:54 AM Two teenagers were charged with murder Thursday and a 21-year-old man was... Read more
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Northern Echo
Woodland burial plots sold off several times over while some reserved for loved ones already contained a graveDurham Police have confirmed that a 56-year-old man from Witton Gilbert, near D
Woodland burial plots sold off several times over while some reserved for loved ones already contained a grave
Northern Echo / Posted 13 days ago
Durham Police have confirmed that a 56-year-old man from Witton Gilbert, near Durham, was arrested on suspicion of fraud in January and is currently on bail pending further enquiries. Two directors of the trust, based at Durham Crematorium in South... Read more
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chroniclelive
Man to appear in court in connection with alleged Chester-Street attackChester-le-Street, is accused of attacking the man outside of the Job Centre on
Man to appear in court in connection with alleged Chester-Street attack
chroniclelive / Posted 13 days ago
Chester-le-Street, is accused of attacking the man outside of the Job Centre on Station Road, at about 1pm on Wednesday. Durham Police said the victim of the alleged assault is being treated for serious injuries at Royal Victoria Infirmary. The... Read more
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Northern Echo
Durham Woodland Burial Trust announces insolvencyDurham Police have confirmed that a 56-year-old man from Witton Gilbert, near D
Durham Woodland Burial Trust announces insolvency
Northern Echo / Posted 13 days ago
Durham Police have confirmed that a 56-year-old man from Witton Gilbert, near Durham, was arrested on suspicion of fraud in January and is currently on bail pending further enquiries. Two directors of the trust, based at Durham Crematorium in South... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham police investigate fatal shooting outside RTP hotel | News & Observer August 11, 2016 3:44 PM Police were investigating a fata
Durham police investigate fatal shooting outside RTP hotel
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
| News & Observer August 11, 2016 3:44 PM Police were investigating a fatal shooting Thursday at the La Quinta Inn on Westpark... Read more
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Northern Echo
Woman dies in Spennymoor house fireto say hello but in a quiet neighbourhood like this it will really be felt." A
Woman dies in Spennymoor house fire
Northern Echo / Posted 14 days ago
to say hello but in a quiet neighbourhood like this it will really be felt." A joint investigation has been launched by Durham police and County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service to ascertain the cause of the fire. Anyone with... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Police appeal to find missing Isle of Wight teenagerMissing Isle of Wight teenager Megan Durham. POLICE have made an appeal to fin
Police appeal to find missing Isle of Wight teenager
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 15 days ago
Missing Isle of Wight teenager Megan Durham. POLICE have made an appeal to find a missing Isle of Wight 17-year-old girl last seen at 8pm on Sunday in Sandown.Megan Durham is described as: 165cm tall Medium build Blonde hair She was wearing... Read more
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chroniclelive
Man suffers serious injuries in Chester-Street assaultA 35-year-old man has been arrested and is now in police custody helping with t
Man suffers serious injuries in Chester-Street assault
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
A 35-year-old man has been arrested and is now in police custody helping with their enquiries. Officers cordoned off a section of the road outside the Job Centre while they carried out their investigation. A force spokesperson said: “We are dealing... Read more
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Northern Echo
Man arrested after serious assault in Chester-le-Streetstation and enquiries are ongoing. A cordon was set up on Station Road, near t
Man arrested after serious assault in Chester-le-Street
Northern Echo / Posted 15 days ago
station and enquiries are ongoing. A cordon was set up on Station Road, near the library, following the attack at 1pm. A Durham Police spokesman said: "One man, thought to be in his late twenties has been taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in... Read more
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Northern Echo
Tears as pit village murder accused appears in court - trial expected in March next yearregularly walked his dog Max and went to the gym. At the height of the inquiry
Tears as pit village murder accused appears in court - trial expected in March next year
Northern Echo / Posted 15 days ago
regularly walked his dog Max and went to the gym. At the height of the inquiry into the incident about 30 detectives from Durham Police along with specialist staff were working round the clock on the case. Mr Johnson was arrested last Friday... Read more
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