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‘Can you hear me?’ - Peterborough residents warned to hang up on new phone scam

Peterborough residents are being warned of a new telephone scam which is currently sweeping the United States and is set to hit the UK.

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Company manager must pay back over £200,000 or face prison after VAT fraud

A Cambridgeshire recycling company manager, who was jailed for VAT fraud, must pay back £217,224 or face two more years in prison.

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‘We’ve never had anything like this’ - Crown Lakes owner reacts to damage by vandal

The spate of vandalism in Peterborough’s open spaces moved its way to Crown Lakes Country Park near Farcet on Monday evening (February 20).

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CCTV released after spate of supermarket thefts

CCTV has been released of a number of people police would like to speak to following a spate of thefts from supermarkets.

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Peterborough robber who left woman, 70, injured and shaken

Police are hunting for a man wanted in connection with the robbery of a 70-year-old woman in Peterborough.

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No further action after investigation into sexual touching on train to Peterborough

An investigation into an incident of sexual touching will result in no further action.

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Shah Jehan Indian restaurant, Park Road

Restaurant boss fined for breaching order banning him from letting dangerous property

A Peterborough landlord has received a £1,680 fine after breaching a prohibition order preventing him letting accommodation that had been found dangerous by the city council.

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Woman shaken after attempted bag snatch in Whittlesey

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man attempted to snatch a woman’s handbag.

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Police re-appeal for witnesses over theft of electrical cable at Peterborough special school

Police are re-appealing for witnesses over the theft of a high value electrical cable which forced a Peterborough special school to shut for a day.

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Police believe grudge against council is to blame for Peterborough park vandalism

A dozen Peterborough parks and open spaces have come under attack with the culprit suspected to hold a grudge against the city council.

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Thieves disturbed by resident during burglary at Peterborough home

Thieves disturbed by resident during burglary at Peterborough home

Police are hunting for two men who were disturbed during a burglary at a home in Peterborough last night.

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The scene in Northminster, Peterborough, on Friday

Two appear in court after man left with serious injuries after violent attack in Peterborough city centre

Two men have appeared in court after a man suffered serious injuries in an attack in Peterborough city centre street in the early hours of Friday morning.

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Double penalty points for drivers caught using mobile phone

Double penalty points for drivers caught using mobile phone

New laws coming into force on 1 March will mean that drivers caught using their mobile phone while at the wheel will face double penalty points and a double fine.

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Windows smashed and man assaulted in Peterborough street violence

Windows smashed and man assaulted in Peterborough street violence

Windows of a house were smashed and a man assaulted as police were called to reports of street violence in Peterborough last night.

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Do you recognise this 4x4 or the two men in it?

CCTV released of 4x4 and two men after attempted robbery

CCTV has been released of a 4x4 and two men police would like to speak to in connection with an attempted robbery.

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Armed police at scene of man’s sudden death in Fenland village

Armed police and paramedics attended the scene of a sudden death in a Fenland village this afternoon.

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CCTV released after theft of meat in Deeping supermarket

Police are asking for help to identify the man in this image?

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CCTV released after ‘Good Samaritan’ was scammed out of cash after stopping to help motorist

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a fuel scam.

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The scene of the arson at Millennium Green. Photo: David Harman.

Arsonists destroy car and ruin part of Peterborough park

Arsonists have destroyed a car in one of Peterborough’s parks.

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The SOCO van in Hammonds Drive

Police warn about car thefts in Peterborough with extra patrols in place

Police are warning about the current level of car thefts in a Peterborough ward.

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