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Police warning after spate of distraction burglaries in North Notts

Elderly and vulnerable residents are being warned to be vigilant after burglars disguise themselves as council staff.

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Ian Birrell: "England and Wales lock up far too many people - more than any other nation in western Europe."

OPINION: ‘Nottingham prison deaths are tragedies. We should care about prisoners’

Marc Maltby was only 23-years-old. He was the fifth person to die in a month at Nottingham prison.

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Police carried out the warrant earlier today.

Two arrested and suspected class A drugs found in Worksop

Two men have been arrested after police carried out a drugs warrant in Worksop today (Thursday).

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The Supreme Court ruled in Ms Armes favour yesterday.

Woman abused by foster parents wins 'landmark' Supreme Court case against Notts County Council

A woman physically and sexually abused by her foster parents as a child in Nottinghamshire has won a 'landmark' Supreme Court case.

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Two companies were fined 3.8 million at Nottingham Crown Court yesterday.

Worksop firm fined £2 million after death of Bolsover man

The devastated mum of a Bolsover man crushed to death at work in a Worksop factory has said it was "an accident waiting to happen".

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Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

In a split second, someone’s life can be changed forever.

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Pictured is Derby Crown Court.

Creep is spared from jail after recording colleagues in a work toilet

A voyeur who fitted a recording device in the toilets at his former work place for his sexual gratification has narrowly been spared from jail.

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John Smith

Two Notts sex offenders have sentences more than doubled

Two Nottinghamshire men have had their sentences for sexual offences more than doubled at the Court of Appeal today (Friday).

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Police.

Driver speeds on A60 and fails drug test for cocaine

A driver has been pulled over by police after hitting speeds of 100mph on the A60.

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Cellmark Forensic Services

Pioneering police lab will ‘speed up’ forensic process

A new lab which will be used by the five East Midlands police forces will see forensic material travelling shorter distances to be examined.

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Pictured is Carl Reid, 31, of no fixed abode, who has been jailed for ten weeks after he committed four thefts in Clowne and failed to surrender to custody.

Serial thief trapped in a “vicious circle” of offending is jailed

A serial thief trapped in a “vicious circle” of drug-use and re-offending has been jailed after he struck four times at four stores in the same village.

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Suspicious item found in Dinnington

Suspicious item found in Dinnington

Police have found a small suitcase - believing to contain accelerants next to a main road in Dinnington.

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The most common first names of people who committed crimes in Nottinghamshire in 2016 have been revealed.

REVEALED: The most common names of people who committed crimes in Notts

The most common first names of the people who committed crimes in Nottinghamshire in 2016 have been revealed.
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Mobile speed cameras are out and about on Notts roads.

Speeding crackdown on Notts roads

Mobile speed cameras will be out and about across Nottinghamshire, in the following locations in the week commending Monday, October 16:

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Drug-blighted shoplifter is banned from three stores

A drug-troubled thief struck at a series of stores stealing alcohol, food and clothing to sell on to feed her heroin addiction.

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Adriano Shapo.

Illegal immigrant tended to £45,000 cannabis grow at Derbyshire house

An illegal immigrant was paid £300 to tend to a cannabis grow at a Derbyshire house that could have yielded as much as £45,000.
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An example of one of the fake messages.

Fake text messages targeting parents in Notts

Fraudsters are sending out distressing messages to parents in Notts in the hope that they will reply and send mobile phone top-up voucher codes.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man appears in court after damaging wife’s sentimental family photos

A boozed-fuelled husband tore up his wife’s photos of her children from a previous relationship after she refused to go to a wedding celebration with him.

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Mobile speed cameras are out and about in Notts this week.

Speeding crackdown on Notts roads

Mobile speed cameras will be out and about across Nottinghamshire, in the following locations in the week commencing Monday, October 2:

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man punched and bit his partner

A man pushed, punched and bit his partner before throwing a rock at him after they had a row.

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