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Woman tried to smuggle cigarettes into the country

A Peterborough woman who tried to smuggle thousands of pounds worth of illicit cigarettes into the country has been sentenced after being stopped at customs.

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Ansar Ali

Terrorists don’t represent me

I was delighted to see my motion on Islam and Terrorism passed at the full council meeting on 12 th April 2017, writes Peterborough City Councillor Ansar Ali.

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Police investigate an incident in Long Causeway, in Peterborough.

Cyclist left in critical condition after incident in Peterborough city centre

A cyclist was left with serious injuries after an incident last night in Peterborough city centre

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Police in Long Causeway, Peterborough

Police cordon off area of footpath in Peterborough city centre

Police have cordoned off a section of Peterborough city centre.

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Andrew Brown, former school governor arrives at court.. Andrew Brown arrives at crown court for sentencing.Peterborough Crown Court, Peterborough. Thu Apr 27 2017 09:29:21 GMT+0100 (BST). ;Picture by Terry Harris / PaperPix 0827159294

UPDATE: “Warped” former governor of The King’s School in Peterborough jailed for “repugnant behaviour”

A former school governor from Peterborough has been jailed for two years today (Thursday) after being convicted of possessing indecent images of children.

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The defendant's girlfriend was afraid of being attacked by killer clowns, the court heard. Photo for illustration purposes only.

Man imported weapons to protect girlfriend from ‘killer clowns’ following internet craze

A man who imported prohibited weapons, did so because his girlfriend was afraid of being attacked by clowns after seeing images of such incidents on Facebook, a court has been told.

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Thorpe Wood Police Station in Peterborough

Man charged over knife and racial abuse offences in Peterborough city centre pub

A man has been charged with a number of knife and racial abuse charges after an incident in a Peterborough city centre pub yesterday.

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Former chair of governors at The King’s School faces jail at Peterborough court today

A former school governor from Peterborough is facing a jail today (Thursday) after being convicted of possessing indecent images of children.

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UPDATE: Police officer cleared of GBH charge after trial at Peterborough Crown Court

UPDATE: Police officer cleared of GBH charge after trial at Peterborough Crown Court

A police officer has been acquitted on one count of grievous bodily harm after appearing at Peterborough Crown Court.

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Trust in court after patient died having been impaled on hospital equipment, jury hears

A hospital patient died when he fell while in a lifting hoist and was impaled on part of the equipment, a jury heard.

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The scene in Chatteris this morning: PHOTO: @Fencops

UPDATE: Attempted cashpoint theft leaves Post Office building devastated

Police are appealing for witnesses after thieves attempted to steal a cashpoint from Chatteris Post Office this morning.

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The scene in Lincoln Road

UPDATE: Man taken to hospital with head injuries following Lincoln Road incident

A man was taken to Peterborough City Hospital this afternoon after suffering head injuries in Lincoln Road.

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BREAKING: Police ask motorists to avoid Lincoln Road in Peterborough due to incident

BREAKING: Police ask motorists to avoid Lincoln Road in Peterborough due to incident

Police are asking motorists and residents to avoid Lincoln Road while they deal with an incident this afternoon, Wednesday April 26.

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Police checkpoint catches 10 drivers on mobile phones, numerous motorists for no MOT and recovers trailer after 47 are stolen

A day of action saw police report 10 driver for using mobile phones, a driver fined £500 for using red diesel and a trailer recovered following a spate of thefts.

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Arson attack at former Peterborough pub

Arson attack at former Peterborough pub

Arsonists set fire to the roof of a former pub in Peterborough yesterday.

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Cambridgeshire Bobby Scheme launches crowdfunding bid

Cambridgeshire Bobby Scheme launches crowdfunding bid

A crowdfunding page has been launched to raise money to allow Cambridgeshire’s Bobby Scheme to assist more vulnerable residents.

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Police officer in Peterborough court on GBH charge

Police officer in Peterborough court on GBH charge

A Cambridgeshire Police officer is appearing at Peterborough Crown Court today charged with GBH.

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Thieves pull front off post office in attempt to steal cashpoint

Thieves have pulled the front off Chatteris’ Post Office in an unsuccessful attempt to steal a cash machine.

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Whittlesey Water Tower

Teenagers arrested for outraging public decency in Whittlesey

Two Whittlesey teenagers have been arrested after police received a number of reports of indecent exposure and sexual activity.

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Carer jailed for using elderly Peterborough woman’s money for holiday to Dubai

A carer took advantage of a vulnerable Peterborough woman aged in her 80s by using her money to buy flights and a holiday to Dubai.

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