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Be warned: new phone scam on its way here

Phone scammers are set to try and dupe unwary residents in the East Midlands with a new telephone fraud.

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Some of the damage to Long Eaton's West Park. Picture: Erewash Borough Council.

'MINDLESS IDIOTS': Long Eaton park damaged to tune of over £3k

Vandals have caused more than £3,000 worth of damage at Long Eaton's West Park.

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Detectives are appealing for witnesses.

Man left with fractured skull after Ilkeston assault

A man sustained a fractured skull after being punched in the head and knocked unconscious during an assault in Ilkeston.

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Sex attacker assaulted Derbyshire woman in her own bed

Sex attacker assaulted Derbyshire woman in her own bed

A 22-year-old sex attacker who assaulted his victim in her own bed in Derbyshire has been jailed for four years.

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Pictures: Derbyshire police.

LONG EATON THEFT: Do you recognise this man?

Police have released these CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to about the theft of a purse from Long Eaton.

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Staff were left terrified after the raid, police said.

VIDEO: Staff left horrified after knife-point robbery at Stapleford store

Police have released CCTV footage of two men they would like to speak to following a knife-point robbery at a shop in Stapleford.
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Stock picture.

Burglars steal car keys from Sandiacre home - then take Citroen days later

Criminals stole jewellery and car keys from a house then returned to the property a few days later and made off with the Citroen.
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Pictured is Derby Crown Court.

Chop shop gang to be sentenced after Land Rover and vehicle thefts

A gang of 11 men who were involved in the theft of Land Rovers, Ford Transit vans and vehicle parts worth tens of thousands of pounds have been brought to justice.

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Police believe a Green Volkswagen Scirocco may be important to solving a burglary.

Hunt for 'distinctive car' in Ilkeston burglary

Police are hoping a 'distinctive car' spotted near the scene of a Ilkeston burglary may lead them to suspect.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Motorist who overtook police in fog was found to be over the drink-drive limit

A motorist who overtook a police vehicle in fog was stopped and found to be over the drink-drive limit.

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Pictured is Darryl Tomlinson, 28, of Weakland Crescent, Sheffield, who has been jailed for 12 weeks after he was at large for ten months after committing a theft.

Wanted thief is jailed after he was at large for ten months

A wanted thief who had struck in Chesterfield and was at large for ten months has finally been brought to justice.

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Reveller forced to pay £185 for drunk and disorderly behaviour

A boozed-up woman has been forced to pay £185 for being found drunk and disorderly by police.

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Drink-drive breathalyser.

Drink-driver banned after moving van less than half-a-mile

A motorist who travelled less than half-a-mile to park his van up after he had been boozing has been banned from the road for drink-driving.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Reveller gets unpaid work after headbutting man in a pub

A reveller headbutted a man in a pub after he had struck him with a seat cushion during a play fight with a friend.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Horrified woman found drunken intruder naked in her home

A horrified woman who woke to find a naked drunken man in her home has suffered flashbacks after the ordeal.

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Pictured is Derby Crown Court.

Man who sexually abused teenager is brought to justice

A sex abuse victim has told of her overwhelming relief after her attacker has been brought to justice 35 years after he had terrorised her.

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The incident occurred on December 21, 2016.

Body discovered by dog walker in Derbyshire town

Police are appealing for a witness who discovered the body of a man in Long Eaton to come forward.

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Shane Deakin.

DO NOT APPROACH THIS MAN: Police appeal for man wanted over burglaries in three counties

Police are trying to trace a man wanted for conspiracy to commit burglaries across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Lincolnshire
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Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101.

Appeal after jewellery stolen from West Hallam property

Police are appealing for information after burglars stole jewellery from a property in West Hallam.

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Drink-driver forced to pay £50 a day to get to work after losing licence

A drink-driver has revealed how a ban from the road has left her having to pay £50 a day to commute to and from work.

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