Man arrested after crashing car ‘filed with drugs and cash’ in police pursuit is released under investigation

A man arrested when he crashed his car - which was ‘full of drugs and cash’ following a police pursuit in Peterborough has been released under investigation.

Court News

Peterborough man was arrested after being too drunk to find way home, court told

A Peterborough man out celebrating his friend’s birthday in Skegness couldn’t find his way back to the hotel they were staying in and was arrested after police were called because he was hammering on a house door in the early hours of the morning.

The crashed car

Driver arrested after crashing car ‘full of drugs and cash’ in Peterborough street

A man who crashed his car in Peterborough city centre street has been arrested after drugs and cash were found in the vehicle.

WANTED: Have you seen Hamilton Araujo De-Jesus?

Manhunt launched for Peterborough man wanted for kidnap - public told do not approach

A police manhunt is underway for a Peterborough man wanted for kidnap.

REVEALED: Top 10 burglary hotspots in the Peterborough area

The postcode districts in the Peterborough area most prone to burglary insurance claims have been revealed, according to new research.

Jason Ablewhite

Peterborough’s crime chief to answer public queries

A public surgery is taking place that gives residents the chance to question Cambridgeshire and Peterborough’s Police and Crime Commissioner.

Two knives recovered from the man's person

'Very violent' drink driver in custody in Peterborough after being found carrying two knives

Police recovered two knives from a 'very violent' man arrested near Sawtry for drink driving this morning.

HMP Peterborough

Safety concerns over women’s wings at HMP Peterborough

Safety concerns have been raised about the women’s section at HMP Peterborough - due to instability on male wings.

Exteriors of HMP Peterborough EMN-150912-163043009

‘Action is needed’ at HMP Peterborough after safety concerns raised

The state of the women’s section at HMP Peterborough has been described as ‘shameful’ after a report highlighted safety concerns.

JAILED: Jacob Heranwa

Jail for man who 'has not shown a shred of remorse' after raping young girl three times

A man who raped a young girl three times and has "not shown a shred of remorse" has been jailed for 17 years.
Natasha Gordon

Brother’s tribute to man who killed himself after Peterborough pole dancer encouraged him to take part in suicide pact before leaving him

The family of a postman who killed himself after being encouraged to take part in a suicide pact by a Peterborough woman have paid tribute to ‘a bright, funny, articulate man.’

Photo of the loose horses supplied by Cambridgeshire police

Police barrier tape stops loose horses from entering the A47 at Guyhirn

Police used barrier tape to keep 13 loose horses from entering the A47 after they were spotted heading towards the road.

Peterborough Magistrates' Court

Litter louts taken to court

Eleven litter louts who ignored on-the-spot fines for dropping rubbish on Fenland’s streets have been taken to court.

Chief Constable Alec Wood with Police and Crime Commissioner Jason Ablewhite

Finding the funds to keep you safe

O ne of my duties as Police and Crime Commissioner is to ensure that Cambridgeshire Constabulary has the resources it needs to keep people safe. As we enter 2018 this means looking at the budget we need for the next financial year – 2018/19, writes Cambridgeshire police and crime commissioner Jason Ablewhite.

Opinion 1
Launch of fly-tipping campaign at Amey depot at Nursery Lane, Fengate. Attending,  Clair George, Rob Hill, Wayne Swales, Coun. Richard Brown and Irene Walsh, James Collingridge and Coun Gavin Elsey EMN-170919-131703009

Safety campaigns are paying off

Whether it’s Dry January, Veganuary, taking more exercise or spending more time with friends and family, it’s great to be working working towards a goal. For me, that goal will be to continue to develop our Prevention and Enforcement Service to improve the quality of life of people living and working in Peterborough.

Opinion 2
Some of the cannabis found at the property

Police responding to burglary report uncover giant cannabis farm

Police responding to reports of a burglary yesterday uncovered a giant cannabis farm at a property in Wisbech.


SHAMED: The 9 vehicles seized by police in Peterborough for offences this week

Here are the 9 vehicles seized by police in Peterborough the past seven days as the crackdown on uninsured drivers continues.

Court news

Former Peterborough pole dancer jailed for encouraging postman to kill himself

A former Peterborough pole-dancer has been jailed for four years after entering a suicide pact with a postman then leaving him to die alone.

Cambridgeshire Constabulary

Peterborough police officer given final written warning after misconduct hearing

A police officer based in Peterborough has been given a final written warning following a misconduct hearing.

Police news

Woman escapes Peterborough gym car park after man tries to open car doors

A woman managed to escape a gym car park after a man tried to open two of her car doors.

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