Recent News & Appeals

Friday 23rd February 2018

Phone con warning after pensioner is scammed out of significant amount of cash

Phone con warning after pensioner is scammed out of significant amount of cash
Description
Officers from Derbyshire Constabulary are warning people about a phone scam that has already claimed victims in Derbyshire.
Date:
23/02/2018

Houses and property in Dronfield targeted by vandals

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Officers in Dronfield are appealing for information following a number of incidents of criminal damage and graffiti last weekend.
Date:
23/02/2018

Gold jewellery stolen in Littleover burglary

Gold jewellery stolen in Littleover burglary
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We're appealing for witnesses who may have been offered some distinctive gold jewellery for sale in the Derby area, following a burglary in Littleover.
Date:
23/02/2018

Officers investigating an arson are appealing for information

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Our officers and Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service attended a call to a fire on Woodgate Drive in Chellaston last week that is now being treated as deliberate.
Date:
23/02/2018

Two jailed for terrorism offences

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Two people have today received lengthy prison sentences after being found guilty of preparing for a terrorist act. 37-year-old Munir Hassan Mohammed from Derby has received a life sentence, to serve a minimum of 14 years, and 33-year-old Rowaida El Hassan from London has received a sentence of 12 years.
Date:
23/02/2018

Cash stolen from pensioner in distraction burglary

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An 88-year-old man was defrauded of a quantity of cash after a burglar posing as a workman visited his home in Alvaston on Tuesday, February 13.
Date:
23/02/2018

Residents urged to secure homes following double burglary

Residents urged to secure homes following double burglary
Description
We are appealing to the community for information – and urging everyone to ensure properties are secure – following two burglaries in quick succession in Padfield, Glossop.
Date:
23/02/2018
Thursday 22nd February 2018

Pleasing results as city officials follow up city centre knife test purchases

Pleasing results as city officials follow up city centre knife test purchases
Description
Officials have expressed their pleasure as a joint Derbyshire police and Derby City Council test purchasing operation produced positive results.
Date:
22/02/2018

Derby police and city council move to re-assure Littleover residents after recent area crime spree.

Derby police and city council move to re-assure Littleover residents after recent area crime spree.
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Our officers in the Littleover area of Derby have joined forces with the city council to re-assure residents that they are doing everything possible to prevent and detect crime in the area.
Date:
22/02/2018

Derby man remanded in to prison custody following robbery of 12-year-old girl

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A Derby man appeared in court today (Thursday, February 22) after he was charged in connection with the robbery of a 12-year-old girl.
Date:
22/02/2018
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