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Praise for high security jail

A high security prison in March has been told it is ‘generally safe’ by inspectors.

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Images from the Dark Web where drugs, weapons and couterfeit money is openly available to buy.

Dark Web is ‘closer to the surface than people think’ say experts

The murky world of the Dark Web is closer to the surface than people think and criminals are buying, selling and carrying out all sorts of illegal activities on what is viewed like an ‘Amazon for criminals.’

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The weird ‘crimes’ you did not know you were committing

The weird ‘crimes’ you did not know you were committing

The average Brit commits 32 different ‘crimes’ every year - including not paying for supermarket carrier bags, parking on the pavement and pocketing incorrect change.

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Have you seen missing Stacy?

Concern growing for missing Bourne woman who disappeared on Sunday night

Concern is growing for a woman who has been missing from her home in Bourne since Sunday.

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The knife recovered by police in Peterborough

Man arrested after routine stop turns into police chase through Peterborough streets

A man was arrested for a class A drug offence and possession of this six inch bladed knife after a police chase through the streets of Peterborough last night.

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Drug running by organised crime groups focus of new Cambridgeshire Police campaign

Drug running by organised crime groups focus of new Cambridgeshire Police campaign

Cambridgeshire Police has launched a week-long campaign to raise awareness of county lines criminality, when organised crime groups from big cities, mainly London, extend their drug dealing into new areas.

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Computer systems of dozens of public bodies from hospitals to councils breached by cyber criminals

Computer systems of dozens of public bodies from hospitals to councils breached by cyber criminals

The computer systems of dozens of public bodies from hospitals and councils to museums and watchdogs have been breached more than 400 times in the last three years by cyber criminals seeking to extort money, cause disruption or extract data, Johnston Press Investigations can reveal.

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An ATM

Dozens lose money due to card skimming fraud at Peterborough ATMs

An ATM fraud has hit dozens of accounts in Peterborough with card skimming devices used to fund purchases abroad.

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Appeal after robbers steal quad bike in Peterborough

Police are appealing for information after a quad bike was stolen in Peterborough

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The aftermath of the fire in Whittlesey

Four arson attacks on cars in Peterborough area within 48 hours

Fire crews have attended four arson attacks on cars in the Peterborough area over the weekend.

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Witness appeal after man seriously injured in Peterborough assault

A man received serious injuries after an assault in Lincoln Road close to the junction with St Martin’s Street.

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Eye Green Brick Pit nature reserve. Photo: Ben Davis/Peterborough Telgraph

Man’s body found in lake at Eye Green Nature Reserve

A man’s body has been found in a lake at Eye Green Nature Reserve.

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VICTIM: Alfia Barnett

Man in court after Peterborough pensioner robbed on her doorstep for just 50p

A man has appeared in court charged with robbery following an incident where an elderly lady was robbed of just 50p in Peterborough.

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Police warning after spate of handbag thefts from Peterborough supermarkets

Police are urging members of the public to be vigilant following a series of handbag thefts from supermarkets in Peterborough.

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UPDATE: Man sectioned under Mental Health Act after threatening on Facebook to kill 18 random people in Peterborough

A man has been sectioned under the Mental Health Act after making threats on social media to kill 18 random people in Peterborough.

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One of the Facebook posts featured this photo of weapons

Man arrested after threatening on Facebook to kill 18 random people in Peterborough

A man has been arrested after making threats on social media to kill 18 random people in Peterborough.
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Anger at fly-tipping response

A city resident has described her disappointment that police were not interested in investigating two men who dumped brown bins and a shopping trolley out of a white van before driving off.

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The University of Northampton is a prime target for cyber hackers, a study by Johnston Press investigations has found.

Cybercrime - the UK’s rising and most prevalent crime

Cyber crime is rapidly rising and experts warn it is reaching epidemic levels as criminals use the Internet as a tool for a multitude of fraudulent activities.

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Online crime takes bobbies off the beat

An increase in cyber crime is putting more pressure on police officers to spend time behind desks rather than on the beat, Cambridgeshire’s top police officer has revealed

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Witnesses sought after brawl in Peterborough primary school car park

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a fight outside a primary school in Bretton on Tuesday, July 18.

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