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Safety warning issued after a number of deliberate fires have been started in Derby

Posted on 14th July 2018

Our officers are working with Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service to warn people not to start deliberate fires in this period of hot weather.

On Wednesday, July 11 at around 7.30pm a fire was started on waste ground off of Great Northern Road and Stafford Street in Derby, at the back of the old railway building.

This follows a number of reports to fires in the area over the past week.

If you have any information which may assist with our enquiries, please get in touch using one of the following non-emergency contact methods.

Please quote the reference number 18000328625 and the name of the officer in the case PCSO Daniel Crosby, in any correspondence.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.


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