Boozed-up reveller attacked doorman after being turned away from pub

A booze-fuelled man who drank to excess after hearing his mother had been diagnosed with a serious illness has apologised for going on to attack a doorman outside a Chesterfield pub.

Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Drug-user must pay £235 after he is caught with crack cocaine

A drug-user has been ordered to pay £235 after he was found with crack cocaine after police carried out a raid at a property.

Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Drink-driver caught after police claim he went through red traffic light

Police caught a drink-driver after they claimed he had gone through a red traffic light and he he had been suspected of speeding.

Derbyshire Chief Constable Mick Creedon.

Derbyshire Chief Constable in reassurance message after London terror attacks

Derbyshire's Chief Constable has reassured the county's residents that there is no threat to their safety following yesterday's terror attacks in London.

L-R - Merrick Rhoomes, Dawn Eaton and Kirsty Baxter.

Derbyshire drugs gang jailed for more than 17 years

A Derbyshire-based drugs gang has been jailed for more than 17 years in total for conspiring to supply crack cocaine and heroin.
A number of incidents have been reported across the area.

Important police warning to residents

Police are urging people to be vigilant after cash was stolen from a number of women in towns across the Amber Valley.
Nottingham Crown Court

Police crack fearsome gang’s protection and blackmail racket

A terrifying gang targeted four businesses during a protection and blackmail racket that extorted thousands of pounds from victims.

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Man incited under-age youngster to have sex

A youngster from Derbyshire said she has gone from being “a fun and bubbly girl to someone who gets angry a lot” after “being taken advantage” of by a 19-year-old man.


Man with Ilkeston links charged after Crimewatch appeal

A man with links to Ilkeston has been charged with two crimes and remanded into custody.

Derby Crown Court

Police charge crown court 'muck spreader' with criminal damage

A man has been charged with criminal damage after allegedly spreading muck across the steps outside Derby Crown Court.

Police on Cotmanhay Road, Ilkeston

PICTURES: Police search area of Ilkeston after sexual assault

Police searched an area of Ilkeston today after a man reported a sexual assault.

Anyone with any information is asked to call police on 101.

Jewellery stolen in Long Eaton burglary

Police are appealing for information after jewellery was stolen during a burglary in Long Eaton.

He will appear in court next month for sentencing.

Convict who escaped from Derbyshire prison captured in Holland

A convict who absconded from an open prison in Derbyshire has been brought back to the UK from Holland.

A 46-year-old man told police he was sexually assaulted in the Granby Park area of the town.

Police investigating sexual assault in Ilkeston

Police are investigating allegations of a sexual assault in Ilkeston.
Police thanked everyone who helped share the appeal.

Man with Ilkeston links traced after Crimewatch appeal

A man with links to Ilkeston who police wanted to speak to about a rape has been traced after a Crimewatch appeal.

Police would like to speak to this man about a shed break in in Ilkeston.

CCTV appeal over Ilkeston shed break in

Police have released an image of a man officers would like to talk to following a shed break in at a house in Ilkeston.

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Warning as ID fraud reaches record level

Warning as ID fraud reaches record level

People are being warned to protect their personal data, as 172,919 identity frauds were recorded in 2016.

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The room the toddlers were kept 'locked in'. Image issued by the Crown Prosecution Service.

Shocking photo shows room smeared in faeces where toddlers were 'locked in' at Derbyshire home

This shocking photo shows a bedroom smeared in faeces in which two Derbyshire toddlers were 'locked in'.
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Derbyshire is the only force to be suspended from the scheme

Derbyshire police criticised over use of stop and search powers

The Home Secretary has criticised Derbyshire police for the way officers stop and search suspects and made it the only force in country suspended from the Government’s flagship scheme.

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