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Street brawler must pay £365 for being drunk-and-disorderly

A man who was spotted by police brawling with his brother in the street has been fined for being drunk-and-disorderly in public.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Burglar who breached suspended sentence is locked up

A convicted burglar who breached his suspended sentence order by failing to attend appointments with his supervising probation officer has been locked-up for six months.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man who tormented ex with distressing messages told her to “watch her back”

A former partner who plagued his ex with abusive and frightening messages has been given a community order and unpaid work.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Booze-fuelled thug attacked partner before trying to strangle himself with washing line

A booze-fuelled thug pushed his partner, back-handed her and pulled her hair during a row after he visited her home in the early hours of the morning.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Struggling drug addict stole a trolley full of goods from Tesco

A shoplifter who has suffered with a drug addiction walked out of a supermarket with £115 of goods to sell them on to buy drugs.

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Pictured is Derby Crown Court.

Former care worker denies 28 sex charges from his time at two children’s homes

A former care worker has been accused of committing 28 sexual charges involving seven teenagers while he was based at two children’s care homes.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man confessed to Pets at Home about shooting his dog with a crossbow

A mentally-ill man called a Pets at Home store to tell them he had shot his Akita dog in the head with a crossbow bolt.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Two-booze plagued men have been given help after a town centre assault

Two boozed-up men have been given a chance to help turn their lives around after they threatened and punched a reveller in the face during a night-out.

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Pictured is one of the whooper swans being rescued near Stoney Middleton after a distressed flock became stranded.

Rescued swan is spotted safe and well after flock was found stranded

One of the stranded whooper swans which were rescued from a tailings dam near Stoney Middleton has been spotted safe and well with a flock on the Lancashire Coast.

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Weather warning as Hurricane Ophelia is expected to reach Derbyshire and the surrounding region.

WEATHER: Hurricane Ophelia heads to Derbyshire with warnings of wind damage

The Met Office has issued Derbyshire and the wider region with a Yellow Warning with powerful winds expected as Hurricane Ophelia heads to the UK and Irleand.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Booze-fuelled man attacked his partner after a “morning session” drinking

A booze-fuelled man punched and kicked his partner after they had a row over money following a morning trip to the pub.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Serial driving offender disguised number plate to steal fuel

A serial driving offender disguised his car registration plate to steal fuel from a service station.

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Fire crews were called to an incident

Firefighters battled a blaze involving two vehicles and a house

Matlock firefighters were called out to a car fire which spread to another vehicle and a house.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Police ANPR camera snares drink-driver with no insurance

Police who carried out an Automatic Number Plate Recognition check on a passing vehicle caught a drink-driver with no insurance.

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Police thanked the public for sharing their appeal.

UPDATE: Two men released under investigation for Long Eaton attempted murder

Derbyshire police investigating a suspected attempted murder in the early hours of Saturday morning (October 14) are appealing for information.

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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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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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Pictured is Cavendish Street, in Chesterfield town centre.

Two violent women floored a man in the street after a night-out

Two violent women have been spared from prison after they assaulted and twice floored a man during a nasty street attack following a night-out.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Offender must pay £100 after failing to attend probation meetings

An offender has been ordered to pay £100 after he failed to attend probation appointments after his release from custody.

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Main Road, Hathersage.

Apologetic motorist caused a collision which left a cyclist injured

A remorseful motorist has been fined after he caused a collision which left a cyclist injured and fearful he had broken his neck.

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