Warning after high value commercial vehicle thefts leads to police operation in Wisbech and Whittlesey

Police are asking the public to be on the look-out for suspicious activity around commercial vehicles after eight high value motors were stolen from a business.

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Police accident

Four car collision and broken down lorry causes chaos on A47 in Peterborough and Wisbech

A four car collision is causing long delays on the A47 in Peterborough this evening, Thursday December 1.

Police news

Witnesses sought to altercation between gang young people and man

Police are appealing to witnesses to an altercation between a large group of young people and a man.

Biker handed 60-day driving ban after 142mph dash on A47

Biker handed 60-day driving ban after 142mph dash on A47

A biker caught speeding at 142mph on the A47 “to see what he could do” has been handed a 60-day driving ban.

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JAILED: John Burnley

Man who raped child three times jailed for 14 years

A man who raped an underage girl three times has been jailed for 14 years.

Alcohol related disorder has fallen

Fenland pubs see significant drop in alcohol related crime and disorder

Alcohol-related crime and disorder linked to the night-time economy in Fenland has dropped thanks to joint working by police and local venues.

Fire and Rescue news.

Ten people evacuated from warehouse after suspected arson attack on business

Ten people had to be evacuated from a Fenland food warehouse near Wisbech when a fire broke out there at the weekend.

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Wisbech woman arrested after raid uncovers cannabis farm

A woman from Wisbech has been arrested on suspicion of producing a Class B controlled drug after police raided and dismantled a cannabis farm in the area.

Trevor Whitby meets his life-savers Kyle Everett, Daniel Hansen, Matt Webb, David Lang and Martyn Harrell

Wisbech grandfather thanks ambulance crews for not giving up on him after cardiac arrest

A Cambridgeshire grandfather has thanked ambulance staff for “not giving up on him” when he went into cardiac arrest.

The scene of the arson

Van destroyed in Wisbech arson attack

Arsonist torched a van in Wolf Lane Wisbech on Sunday night.

The burnt out car in Wisbech

Firefighters winch burning car out of orchard after arson attack

Arsonists torched a car in Wisbech yesterday morning, Sunday October 30.

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Pensioner injured after collision between mobility scooter and car

A man in his 70s escaped serious injury earlier today following a collision between his mobility scooter and a vehicle in Wisbech.

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The Samurai Sword recovered by police

Man wielding samurai sword arrested in town centre

A man has been arrested after being found in possession of a samurai sword in Wisbech town centre today.

Road accident news.

Cyclist seriously injured in Fenland collision

A man suffered serious injuries in a collision with a van at the weekend.

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Crown Court News

Man due to be sentenced for downloading thousands of indecent images of children

A man is due to be sentenced for downloading thousands of indecent images of children.

Recovered weapons. Photo: Cambridgeshire police

Revolver recovered by police after Wisbech incident

A revolver was recovered by police after an incident in Wisbech.

Laraine Rayner

Wisbech carer ‘stabbed girlfriend to death, then wrote letter apologising for mess’

A carer stabbed his disabled partner to death in a “state of fury” before writing a letter to her apologising for the “mess in your flat”, a court was told.

William Morris Gray

Wanted man believed to be in north Cambridgeshire as manhunt continues

Police hunting for a man wanted on suspicion of outstanding criminal damage and assault offences believe he is in north Cambridgeshire.

Police destroying the cannabis factory in Newton

Cannabis factory raided by police in Fenland

Police have destroyed a suspected cannabis factory in the Fens.

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Death of woman in Wisbech town centre ‘not suspicious’

Police were called to Wisbech town centre today, Monday October 10, to reports of a sudden death.

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