Crime

Crime

Robbers who stole £32,000 from Crich Post Office jailed

Two men who stole more than £32,000 from Crich Post Office have been jailed.

Crime
Don't speed anywhere.

Speeding crackdown on 24 Derbyshire roads

Mobile speed cameras are operating on the following Derbyshire roads until Wednesday, December 20.

News
.

Police warning over discarded safe which contains bullets

Police are warning people in the Heanor area not to approach a discarded safe which contains bullets.

Crime

Latest jailed criminals make for a shocking rogues' gallery

A rogues’ gallery of jailed offenders who have recently been brought to justice after committing crime in Derbyshire is highlighted below.

Crime
Sgt. Andy Wordsworth (Derbyshire Rural Crime Team), Farmer Michael Burnett and PCC Hardyal Dhindsa at Wye Farm in Rowsley

Free security check-ups for Dales farms

Dales farms are being offered a free security check-up as police crack down on rural crime.

News
The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for snow and ice over the next few days.

SNOW AND ICE WARNING: Derbyshire police urge drivers to take care

Derbyshire police are urging drivers to take care over the next few days with snow and ice set to hit the county.
Crime
Have you seen Renata?

Pensioner reported missing from her home found safe and well

A 70-year-old woman who was reported missing from her home has been found safe and well.

Crime
Pictured is Derbyshire County Council, at County Hall, Matlock.

County council apologises after child care worker sexually abused youngsters

Derbyshire County Council has apologised after former care worker Duncan Ritchie was jailed for sexually abusing five teenagers during the 1980s.

News
Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results

The latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the December 12 edition of the Derbyshire Times are listed below.

News
Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Boozed-up son smashed up his dad’s high-powered car

A boozed-up man who smashed up his father’s car has been given a 12 month community order with 80 hours of unpaid work.

News
David Walsh, centre, collects his award for Childrens Coach of the Year for his work in Derbyshire communities.

Community sports coach from Heanor wins national award for youth work

A sports coach from Heanor has been honoured with a national award for his work with children and young people across Derbyshire.

News
Pictured is Thomas David Causer, 34, of Park Road, Ripley, who has been jailed for 34 weeks after committing 21 offences including thefts, fraud and handling stolen goods.

One-man crimewave is jailed after committing 21 offences

A serial thief and fraudster who committed 21 offences during a crime spree has been put behind bars.

News
Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man smashed window at ex’s home after a row

A man who accused his partner of cheating smashed a window at her home and was seen waving a stick around.

News
Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Jilted thug grabbed his ex-partner by the neck

A jilted thug attacked his ex-girlfriend after she had told him the relationship was over and she had started seeing someone else.

News
Don't make your home a target for burglars this Christmas.

Top tips to avoid a Christmas burglary

Christmas may traditionally be the time for goodwill - but 'Grinch-like' criminals don't subscribe to that view.
Crime
Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Booze-and-drug-fuelled man attacked his ex during a wrecking spree

A booze-and-drug-fuelled man attacked his ex-partner and went on a wrecking spree at her home.

News
Pictured is a drink-driving bearthalyser.

Boozy motorist claimed she is usually teetotal

A Belper drink-driver with health issues claimed she is normally teetotal but had become badly affected by alcohol due to medication she had been taking.

News
Derby magistrates' court.

Drink-driver got behind the wheel to go short distance for cigarettes

A boozed-up man made a foolish decision to drive a short distance from his home to buy cigarettes after he had run out of them.

News
Police.

Officers patrol as Derbyshire rape investigation continues

Derbyshire police officers were on patrol in last night as the investigation into last weekend’s rape continues.
News
A woman has been arrested on suspicion of neglecting a child after a toddler spent the evening being looked after in a police station.

NATIONAL NEWS: Woman arrested on suspicion of neglect after unaccompanied toddler wanders into shop

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of neglecting a child after a toddler spent the evening being looked after in a police station.

News
Load more