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Peterborough man jailed after pleading guilty to defrauding city residents

A Peterborough man has been jailed after a series of frauds at homes in the city where he posed as a workman.

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JAILED: Daniel Kilroy

Peterborough drug dealer jailed after trying to conceal £22,000 worth of heroin in plants

A drug dealer who used public places to hide his supply of heroin has been jailed for five years.

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Damage to the bridge in Northborough

New method used to tackle further vandalism in Peterborough parks as council ‘grudge’ investigation continues

Vandals have again targeted parks and green spaces in Peterborough causing hundreds of pounds worth of damage this week.

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Thieves escape with heavy plant equipment after breaking in construction company compound

Thieves escape with heavy plant equipment after breaking in construction company compound

Police are appealing for witnesses following a break-in and the theft of heavy plant equipment that took place at a construction company’s compound.

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‘Frightening experience’ for young woman assaulted in early hours by passing motorist

‘Frightening experience’ for young woman assaulted in early hours by passing motorist

Cambridgeshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a young woman was assaulted in the early hours of Saturday (February 25).

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The brawl on the Peterborough bound train

VIDEO: Police called to break up brawl started by bagels on Peterborough bound train

Police were called to break up a fight on a train to Peterborough as rowdy passengers repeatedly placed bagels on other travellers’ heads.

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Peterborough man jailed for over 13 years for “very nasty” knife attack in city

A man has been sentenced to 13 years and eight months in prison after assaulting his victim with a knife in Peterborough.

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Police reveal 11 Peterborough streets targeted by car thieves in last seven days

Police reveal 11 Peterborough streets targeted by car thieves in last seven days

Peterborough police are warning residents to be vigilant after a spate of 17 thefts from vehicles in the Orton area in the last week

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Young man stabbed in assault in Eastfield street

Young man stabbed in assault in Eastfield street

A man suffered stab wounds during an incident in Eastfield in Peterborough on Saturday night.

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Partner of Burghley House butler crushed in lift describes ‘irreparable’ pain

The partner of Burghley House butler Arthur Mellar has described the pain he has suffered since he was crushed to death by a luggage lift in July 2014.

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Warning to Peterborough residents about cold callers after spate of burglaries in Bretton and Netherton

Warning to Peterborough residents about cold callers after spate of burglaries in Bretton and Netherton

Police are warning residents in Peterborough to be aware of cold callers following a spate of burglaries in Bretton and Netherton.

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VIDEO UPDATE: Armed police with dogs at knife incident in Peterborough city centre

Armed police backed up by dog units are dealing with an incident in Peterborough City Centre this afternoon, Monday February 27.

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Wisbech man appears in court charged with murder of ‘loving and helpful son, uncle and father’

Wisbech man appears in court charged with murder of ‘loving and helpful son, uncle and father’

A Wisbech man has appeared in court this morning, Monday, charged with murder.

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Peterborough shop staff threatened at knife-point during armed robbery

Peterborough shop staff threatened at knife-point during armed robbery

A man threatened Peterborough shop staff with a knife before escaping with £100 in cash last night.

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Quad bike stolen in Peterborough burglary

Do you recognise this child’s quad bike?

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JAILED: Mark Procter

Cambridgeshire property director jailed for fraud

The director of a Cambridgeshire property management company has been jailed after admitting stealing £140,000 of clients’ money.

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Warning issued over fake £5 notes - how to ensure yours is real

Warning issued over fake £5 notes - how to ensure yours is real

The Bank of England has issued a warning over potentially fake £5 notes being put into circulation.

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On a mobile phone while driving distracted

Nearly 1,000 caught using mobile phones while driving in Cambridgeshire

Nearly 1,000 people were caught using a mobile phone while driving in Cambridgeshire in the first 11 months of 2016.

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Balaclava clad men escape with £400 cash during Fenland robbery

Three balaclava-clad robbers threatened three men with a crowbar and escaped with £400 in cash during an incident in March.

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Victim Arthur Mellar pictured in front of Burghley House

UPDATE: Burghley House trust fined £266,000 after butler crushed to death in lift

The trust which runs Burghley House in Stamford has been fined £266,000 after a butler was crushed to death in a luggage lift.

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