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Surrey Advertiser
Should Surrey Police use public's dash cam footage?Operation Snap, allows members of the public to report driving offences by subm
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 4 hours ago
Operation Snap, allows members of the public to report driving offences by submitting dash cam footage of their journeys. North Wales Police initially launched Operation Snap due to the current boom in dash cam and pedal bike cameras as members of... Read more
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Bolton News
Police appeal for dashcam footage is 'great idea' says advanced motoring chiefand that other police forces across the UK were looking at the project. The ne
Bolton News / Posted 8 hours ago
and that other police forces across the UK were looking at the project. The news follows the Operation Snap pilot run by North Wales Police, which has dealt with 129 cases as a result of footage submitted since October. Mr Sammons said:... Read more
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Bolton News
Police appeal for dashcam footage is a great idea, says head of advanced motoring groupand that other police forces across the UK were looking at the project. The ne
Bolton News / Posted 9 hours ago
and that other police forces across the UK were looking at the project. The news follows the Operation Snap pilot run by North Wales Police, which has dealt with 129 cases as a result of footage submitted since October. Mr Sammons said:... Read more
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AutoExpress
Operation Snap: Dash cam footage scheme extended to cover all of Walesthat allows motorists to upload dash cam footage as evidence of driving offence
AutoExpress / Posted 11 hours ago
that allows motorists to upload dash cam footage as evidence of driving offences, following a successful pilot programme by North Wales Police. Previously drivers would contact one of the four police forces in Wales individually about using dash... Read more
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AutoExpress
Operation Snap extended to cover all of Walesthat allos motorists to upload dash cam footage as evidence of driving offences
AutoExpress / Posted 12 hours ago
that allos motorists to upload dash cam footage as evidence of driving offences, following a successful pilot programme by North Wales Police. Previously drivers would contact one of the four police forces in Wales individually about using dash... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Members of the public detain man who 'attempted to abduct three-old girl'the 50-year-old man shortly before 2pm this afternoon and said he was already d
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
the 50-year-old man shortly before 2pm this afternoon and said he was already detained when they arrived at the scene. North Wales police chiefs said the man was detained in Flint near the Jade Jones Pavilion, the Daily Post reports. Police... Read more
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walesonline
Man arrested after reports of girl's attempted abductionA man has been arrested as police investigate reports of an attempted child abu
walesonline / Posted yesterday
A man has been arrested as police investigate reports of an attempted child abudiction. North Wales Police said this is alleged to have happened near the Jade Jones Pavilion shortly before 2pm. The force said a man was detained by members of the... Read more
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SKY News
Man arrested after attempted child abductioninvestigation is in its infancy, and all lines of enquiry are being progressed.
SKY News / Posted yesterday
investigation is in its infancy, and all lines of enquiry are being progressed. "However; I would like to appeal to any witnesses, or anybody with any information to contact North Wales Police Control room, quoting incident num... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Crowds flock to annual RNLI lifeboat and emergency services day in LlandudnoThe annual RNLI lifeboat and emergency services day saw crowds flock to Llandud
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 3 days ago
The annual RNLI lifeboat and emergency services day saw crowds flock to Llandudno promenade. The day saw the likes of North Wales Police, North Wales Ambulance, North Wales Fire and Rescue, St John Ambulance, Ogwen Valley Mountain Rescue and many... Read more
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walesonline
Woman taken to hospital after being trapped under a carbecame trapped under a car at a supermarket car park. She was hit by a car in
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
became trapped under a car at a supermarket car park. She was hit by a car in the Tesco car park in Llandudno Junction. North Wales Police were called to the incident at 12.15pm on Friday. A large section of the car park was cordoned off but... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Police investigate damage at Bangor CathedralNorth Wales Police are investigating after vandals broke into Bangor Cathedral
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
North Wales Police are investigating after vandals broke into Bangor Cathedral and caused a significant amount of damage. Sometime overnight between Thursday, August 17 and Friday, August 18, offenders forced their way into the Cathedral. They... Read more
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walesonline
Beach car park has become popular dogging spot, say residentsengaged in the activity. “This behaviour is generating a lot of complaints fro
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
engaged in the activity. “This behaviour is generating a lot of complaints from residents and visitors to myself and North Wales Police. But I am working with officers to help crackdown on the issue. “PCSOs and officers when not on an... Read more
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metro
Teenagers film themselves 'forcing horse to take cocaine'drugs were a big problem in Hawarden and her daughter had been offered illegal
metro / Posted 3 days ago
drugs were a big problem in Hawarden and her daughter had been offered illegal substances in the past. A spokesperson for North Wales Police said the alleged incident had not been reported to them. An RSPCA Cymru spokesperson added: ‘This footage... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Horse forced to snort cocaine by sick yobs who laugh hysterically as it panicsjust so angry about the whole thing and I just want somebody to be accountable
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
just so angry about the whole thing and I just want somebody to be accountable for their actions." A spokesperson for North Wales Police said that the incident had not been reported to them. RSPCA and North Wales Horse Watch were contacted... Read more
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Daily Mail
Appalling moment teenage yobs force a horse to snort COCAINEjust so angry about the whole thing and I just want somebody to be accountable
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
just so angry about the whole thing and I just want somebody to be accountable for their actions.' A spokesperson for North Wales Police said that the incident had not been reported to them. RSPCA and North Wales Horse Watch were contacted... Read more
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walesonline
Family return from holiday to find their home burgledcars in offsite sites, that it doesn’t necessarily mean they are safe.”Zara Fir
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
cars in offsite sites, that it doesn’t necessarily mean they are safe.”Zara Firth on holiday in Menorca (Image: UGC) A North Wales Police spokesman said: “A burglary was reported to us on August 11 in Penrhyn Bay. “Two teenage male youths... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Family's car stolen from meet and greet car park while on holidaya warning for other holidaymakers who park their cars in offsite sites, that it
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
a warning for other holidaymakers who park their cars in offsite sites, that it doesn’t necessarily mean they are safe.” North Wales Police and Greater Manchester Police have told the Daily Post they are investigating. A North Wales Police... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Police investigate break-in at Beaumaris Leisure CentreNorth Wales Police are investigating after thieves broke into an outbuilding at
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
North Wales Police are investigating after thieves broke into an outbuilding at Beaumaris Leisure Centre recently. Sometime between 4.30pm on Saturday August 5 and and 12.50pm on Wednesday August 9, thieves broke into a cargo container at the side... Read more
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walesonline
Woman dies and man remains seriously injured after stabbingthe incident a man was arrested by police. He will appear at Llandudno Magistr
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
the incident a man was arrested by police. He will appear at Llandudno Magistrates Court later today. A statement from North Wales Police said: “We can confirm that the woman injured in the stabbing incident in Denbigh in the early hours of... Read more
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walesonline
A man and woman have been seriously injured in a stabbing in Denbighof today. "A man in his 30s and a woman were both taken to Ysbyty Glan Clwyd w
walesonline / Posted 9 days ago
of today. "A man in his 30s and a woman were both taken to Ysbyty Glan Clwyd with serious injuries." The police cordon had been removed by lunchtime. North Wales Police are yet to comment on the incident but CID are understood to be investigat... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Action plan to reverse shock rise in short jail sentences given to women in North Wales“worrying trend”, which saw an 88 per cent increase from 40 in 2010 to 75 in 20
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 9 days ago
“worrying trend”, which saw an 88 per cent increase from 40 in 2010 to 75 in 2015, was highlighted at a summit hosted by North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Arfon Jones. Mr Jones, the Prison Reform Trust and other agencies, have proposed a... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Action plan to reverse shock rise in short jail sentences given to women in North Wales“worrying trend”, which saw an 88 per cent increase from 40 in 2010 to 75 in 20
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
“worrying trend”, which saw an 88 per cent increase from 40 in 2010 to 75 in 2015, was highlighted at a summit hosted by North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Arfon Jones. Mr Jones, the Prison Reform Trust and other agencies, have proposed a... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
Action plan to reverse shock rise in short jail sentences given to women in North Wales“worrying trend”, which saw an 88 per cent increase from 40 in 2010 to 75 in 20
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
“worrying trend”, which saw an 88 per cent increase from 40 in 2010 to 75 in 2015, was highlighted at a summit hosted by North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Arfon Jones. Mr Jones, the Prison Reform Trust and other agencies, have proposed a... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
Action plan to reverse shock rise in short jail sentences given to women in North Wales“worrying trend”, which saw an 88 per cent increase from 40 in 2010 to 75 in 20
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 9 days ago
“worrying trend”, which saw an 88 per cent increase from 40 in 2010 to 75 in 2015, was highlighted at a summit hosted by North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Arfon Jones. Mr Jones, the Prison Reform Trust and other agencies, have proposed a... Read more
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chroniclelive
See pervert who drove 200 miles to meet girl, 13, get caughtfour years and ordered to sign the sex offenders’ register for life. Commentin
chroniclelive / Posted 9 days ago
four years and ordered to sign the sex offenders’ register for life. Commenting on the sentence DC Lee Harshey-Jones, of North Wales Police, said: “We welcome this sentence. Ellis is a prolific offender. “People committing this type of offence... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
The moment paedophile planning to meet girl, 13, for sex is snared by online vigilanteshe needed help.Paul Ellis, 58, of Rhyl Road in Denbigh, jailed at Mold Crown Co
Liverpool Echo / Posted 10 days ago
he needed help.Paul Ellis, 58, of Rhyl Road in Denbigh, jailed at Mold Crown Court for four years and two months (Image: north wales police)Read More He admitted five charges of attempting to arrange a child sex offence over the internet in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dad loses patience with drunk yob who appears to say "I fiddle with your kids"the bloke didn't want to listen." The post was shared on social media and quic
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
the bloke didn't want to listen." The post was shared on social media and quickly went viral within a matter of hours. A North Wales Police Spokesperson said: "This incident was not reported to police. "However, if we can identify those involved... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Knife attacker shouted "I cut him good" after nearly killing man over drugs debtfrom Prescot, Liverpool, was jailed for 34 weeks for his part in a vicious atta
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 days ago
from Prescot, Liverpool, was jailed for 34 weeks for his part in a vicious attack in Mold on January 5,2017 (Image: North Wales Police)Read More Mr Philpotts said that Mr Hall repelled an attack by the brother but Cullen without saying a... Read more
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Daily Star
Brits die in own homes as two horror fires break outto tackle the flames. “A joint investigation between police and fire has comme
Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
to tackle the flames. “A joint investigation between police and fire has commenced” Superintendent Nigel Harrison, of North Wales Police In another incident, an investigation has been launched after a North Wales woman lost her life in a... Read more
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walesonline
A woman has died in a house fire in North Walesthe fire, which was already well developed. “Two fire engines attended the inc
walesonline / Posted 16 days ago
the fire, which was already well developed. “Two fire engines attended the incident.” Superintendent Nigel Harrison of North Wales Police said: “A female has sadly died and two other people have been treated for smoke inhalation. “A joint... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Salvage Hunters star Drew Pritchard injured in pub assaultcontacted by the Daily Post, the 47-year-old, who lives in the town, did not wa
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
contacted by the Daily Post, the 47-year-old, who lives in the town, did not want to comment about the incident. But North Wales Police confirmed an investigation was underway into the attack - in which Mr Pritchard is not believed to have... Read more
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walesonline
Villagers complain about dogging spotPrince's Wood has been the subject of complaints relating to "dogging", which i
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
Prince's Wood has been the subject of complaints relating to "dogging", which is said to have been going on for years. North Wales Police have now vowed to tackle the "anti-social behaviour of certain individuals", stepping up patrols and... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Crackdown on notorious North West dogging spotsaying: “I do think it’s the right move given the complaints that have come to
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
saying: “I do think it’s the right move given the complaints that have come to me.” The notice put up by police said: “North Wales Police in partnership with the gay community seek to give the following advice. “Complaints have been received... Read more
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walesonline
Inquest opened into five family members killed in helicopter crashand Sharon Burke Following the tragedy the immediate family of Donald and Shar
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
and Sharon Burke Following the tragedy the immediate family of Donald and Sharon Burke issued a statement through North Wales Police. Kath Stewardson and the Stewardson family said: “We would like to take this opportunity to thank... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning with daughter, five Brian Owens has surrendered to police afte
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
after returning with daughter, five Brian Owens has surrendered to police after returning from abroad with his daughter (North Wales Police/PA) August 1 2017 A father... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Five-old Molly Owens returned safe to Irelandafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had "surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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walesonline
Man arrested on suspicion of murder after nursing home worker 'found stabbed'our deepest condolences to Betty’s children and loved ones at this extremely di
walesonline / Posted 20 days ago
our deepest condolences to Betty’s children and loved ones at this extremely difficult time.” (Image: Daily Post Wales) North Wales Police superintendent Nigel Harrison said: "We are not looking for anyone else in connection with this... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Father wanted by police returns with daughter from Ireland to UKafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had "surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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walesonline
Locked Up: The criminals sent to prison in Wales in Julyand crashed into several cars before ending up in a shopLeban Campbell, Yousif
walesonline / Posted 20 days ago
and crashed into several cars before ending up in a shopLeban Campbell, Yousif Mufalhi and Shakeem Macauley (Image: North Wales Police) The members of a drugs gang filmed themselves dealing heroin and crack cocaine on their mobile... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had “surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had “surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had “surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had “surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
Oxford Mail / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had “surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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Bury Times
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
Bury Times / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had “surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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Gazette
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had “surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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guardian-series
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
guardian-series / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had “surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had “surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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Harrow Times
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
Harrow Times / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had “surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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This is West Country
Wanted father surrenders to police after returning with daughter, fiveafter returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owe
This is West Country / Posted 20 days ago
after returning from abroad with the youngster. Brian Owens, 26, and Molly Owens returned to Holyhead from Ireland, North Wales Police said. Supt Nigel Harrison said Owens had “surrendered to authorities on his return and will appear in... Read more
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