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Police still hunting gang who threatened child

Police are still appealing for witnesses after a toddler was threatened with a knife.

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Inside the kitchen shared by 15 residents

Record fine for letting agent who let 15 people live in cramped, dangerous, cockroach infested Peterborough home

A letting agent has been handed a record fine after 15 people were found living in a cockroach infested house in Peterborough.

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Police at incident in Peterborough after man spotted with knife

Police are at the scene of an incident in Star Road in Peterborough this afternoon.

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The scene on the A1M

Peterborough lorry driver arrested on drug driving charge after crash on A1M

An HGV driver from Yaxley has been arrested on suspicion of drug driving after a serious crash on the A1M near Peterborough today.

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Michael Roseberry. Photo: supplied.

Man who targeted under age girls online and asked for naked pictures, is jailed

A South Lincolnshire man who encouraged a string of under age girls from across the UK to send him naked photographs online was today (Friday) jailed for five and half years.

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Antonio DAlelio

Former Peterborough coffee shop owner jailed for raping woman

A former coffee shop owner who raped a woman in his own flat has been locked up for five years,

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Tahir Khalil arrives at court., Tahir was captured on a dashcam doing a U-Turn on a dual carriage way.
Crown Court, Peterborough
Thursday 20 July 2017. 
Picture by Terry Harris.

VIDEO: Peterborough motorist who pulled U-turn on parkway says fasting and lack of sleep ‘affected his driving’

A man who pulled a U-turn on a 70mph stretch of a Peterborough parkway said a lack of sleep and fasting for Ramadan may have had an impact on his driving.

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The lethal looking knife. Picture: Peterborough PES team

Giant machete found in Peterborough park bushes

A huge machete has been recovered from bushes in a Peterborough park.

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Warning over telephone scam in Peterborough

Residents in Peterborough are being warned about a telephone scam which has seen victims hand bank details over to fraudsters.

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CCTV released after credit cards stolen and used

Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary in Godmanchester.

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Police at Rivergate

Men charged over Peterborough city centre violence

Two men have been charged following reports of violence in Peterborough city centre.

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The emergency services at the scene

No charges after Peterborough bus fight

A man arrested following a fight on a bus in Peterborough city centre has been released without charge.

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Three released by Peterborough police as drugs investigation continues

Three men from Peterborough have been released under investigation by police on suspicion of possession of drugs with intent to supply after police stopped a car for not having insurance.

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'Iam hare aware' - the mud scuplture that appeared at the Sleaford Standard offices overnight. EMN-170921-130104001

Are you hare aware? - Banksy-style ‘hare bomber’ creating mud sculptures in artistic campaign to combat illegal hare coursing in Lincolnshire

A Sleaford ceramic artist has turned into a Banksy-style ‘hare bomber’ creating mud sculptures of the creatures to raise awareness against illegal hare coursing gangs targeting Lincolnshire on a daily basis.

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Spalding man fined after false report of robbery to police

A 64 year-old Spalding man has been issued with a fixed penalty notice of £90 for wasting police time after making a false report of attempted robbery.

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The quarry in Mepal where the human head was found - Image Licensed to i-Images Picture Agency. Picture by Terry Harris / i-Image

Severed head found in Cambridgeshire quarry was from man killed by train, police believe

A mysterious decapitated head which was discovered by police last year may date back to a tragic death half a century ago.

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Bus dispute leads to street fight in Peterborough with two men arrested

Two men have been arrested after a dispute on a Peterborough bus turned into a street fight.

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Police at Rivergate

Men arrested following violence in Peterborough city centre

Three men have been arrested after reports a group of men were fighting in Peterborough city centre.

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Police raid a home at  Oakroyd Cresent, Wisbech where they found a cannabis factory. EMN-170915-140506009

More arrests after £250,000 cannabis factory found in Wisbech

Two men have been arrested after the discovery of a cannabis factory in Wisbech which had a potential yield of £250,000.

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CCTV released after credit card fraud in Cambridgeshire

Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with credit card fraud in Cambridgeshire.

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