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CCTV released after commercial burglary in March

CCTV has been released of three men police want to speak to in connection with a burglary.

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Jamie Merilion

Driver was eight times over drug-drive limit when he led police on chase through Peterborough

A Peterborough man who led police on a late night chase through Peterborough while eight times over the legal drug limit has been jailed.
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Daniel Lions

Peterborough fraudster conned women he met on dating sites out of thousands of pounds

A Peterborough man who conned women he met on online dating sites out of thousands of pounds has been locked up.

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Cambridgeshire fairground workers jailed for causing death of girl, 7, by gross negligence in tragic bouncy castle accident

Two married fairground workers responsible for the death of a seven-year-old girl after she was blown away in a bouncy castle they did not properly secure have been jailed for three years.

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Cambridgeshire man who left partner with horrific injuries jailed

A man who left his partner with horrific injuries has been locked up for three years.

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JAILED: Saeb Aboray

Man jailed after being caught with over £1,000 worth of crack cocaine and heroin in Huntingdon

A man who was running a ‘county lines’ drug dealing operation from a flat in Huntingdon has been jailed for more than four years.

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Phu Nguyen (left) and Ken Nguyen (right)

'Gardeners' jailed after cannabis farm worth nearly £1 million discovered in Farcet

Two Vietnamese men found tending cannabis plants worth nearly £1 million have been locked up at Peterborough Crown Court.
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Concern growing for missing boy at risk of exploitation and last seen in Peterborough area

Concern growing for missing boy at risk of exploitation and last seen in Peterborough area

Concern is growing for a 14-year-old boy missing from Murrow who was last seen in the Peterborough area.
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William Thurston and Shelby Thurston

Cambridgeshire fairground workers to be sentenced for causing death of girl, 7, by gross negligence

Two married fairground workers from Cambridgeshire who failed to adequately anchor a bouncy castle that blew away with a little girl inside it will be sentenced for her gross negligence manslaughter.

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Ex-Peterborough United coach Bob Higgins arrives at court

Boy, 15, bought car and drove hundreds of miles to escape from former Peterborough United coach Bob Higgins, jury told in paedophile trail

One of the alleged victims of "paedophile" coach Bob Higgins has told a court that he bought a car while aged only 15 and drove hundreds of miles to get away from him.
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Counter Terrorism Police made the arrest

Lincolnshire man charged by Terrorism Police after promoting 'Punish a Muslim' day

A Lincolnshire man has been charged with 14 offences including soliciting to murder after promoting 'punish a Muslim' day.
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Cyclists were stopped on Bridge Street

Cyclists given big fine after being caught riding in prohibited zone in Peterborough

Cyclists have been ordered to pay hundreds of pounds after being caught riding in Bridge Street in Peterborough

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Jason Ablewhite

Extra funding to stop drink-driving in Peterborough during the World Cup

Cambridgeshire Police and Crime Commissioner Jason Ablewhite is providing extra funding to help keep people safe during the World Cup period, which starts today.

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Crown Court news

Former Spalding Grammar School teacher sentenced for having computer full of indecent images of children

A former Spalding teacher has been given a suspended jail sentence after he admitted having indecent images of children on his home computer.

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Men arrested for ‘possessing drugs and bladed weapon’ after stop and search in Peterborough

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon and possessing Class B drugs with intent to supply.

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People have been fined for dropping cigarettes in the city

Dozens fined for dropping cigarettes in Peterborough

Dozens of people have been fined for littering in Peterborough city centre as part if a crack down on anti-social behaviour.

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Peterborough Magistrates' Court

Peterborough spitters fined at court

A dozen people who spat at the floor in Peterborough city centre have been fined at court.
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Police news

Elderly woman left shaken after man snatches her handbag in broad daylight in Peterborough street

An elderly woman was left shaken after a man snatched her handbag from behind in broad daylight in Peterborough.

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Police carry out a training exercise at Peterborough United

Peterborough United fans who caused trouble at matches surrender passports ahead of World Cup

Violent Posh fans have had to surrender their passports ahead of the World Cup to prevent them from causing trouble.

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Police warning after Spalding schoolgirl is approached by man who tried to get her into car

Police and schools in Spalding have issued a warning after a schoolgirl was asked to get into a car by a man today.

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