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Man caught with cannabis revealed he uses drug for pain relief

A man caught with cannabis revealed he used the drug for pain relief.

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Drug-user told how she stole goods because she left purse at home

A thief told how she stole from a store because she has a drug habit and had forgotten her purse.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Drunk woman warned to keep out of trouble

A woman has been given a warning with a 12 month conditional discharge after she was arrested for being drunk and disorderly.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Hotel guest must pay £1,585 after causing extensive damage to room

A troubled man who had suffered from the breakdown of a relationship caused hundreds of pounds of damage at a hotel room.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Driver gets two-year ban after taking off in partner’s car after row

A motorist who committed driving offences after she drove off between Matlock and Buxton in her partner’s sports car after a row has been banned from the road for two years.

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Tim Frohwein. Picture kindly submitted by family.

TIM FROHWEIN INQUEST: 'We loved him deeply and we always shall'

The wife of Timothy Frohwein - a top-ranking Derbyshire police officer who was found dead in the Peak District - has paid tribute to her husband at the conclusion of his inquest.

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Tim Frohwein. Picture kindly submitted by family.

TIM FROHWEIN INQUEST: Police search for tragic Chief Inspector was 'methodical'

A Derbyshire police chief has defended her force's search for a top-ranking officer who was found dead in the Peak District.
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You may be asked to pay more for Derbyshire police

Derbyshire residents may be asked to pay more for policing.

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Derbyshire police investigates reports of historic child abuse in football

Derbyshire Constabulary has revealed it is investigating historical allegations of child sex abuse against a former football coach.
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Thief took GP’s car after stealing purse and keys during appointment

A troubled thief who took his GP’s car after stealing her purse and keys during a medical appointment has narrowly been spared from more time behind bars.

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Pictured is Scott Adams, 48, of Chestnut Court, Pinxton, who has been jailed for 32 weeks after breaching a restraining order.

Estranged hubby jailed after breaching ban and accusing wife of cheating

An estranged husband has been jailed for 32 weeks after he breached his restraining order by contacting his wife and accusing her of having another man in her home.

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Southern Derbyshire Magistrates Court in Derby.

Derbyshire fly-tipper’s “breathtaking” scale of offending leads to jail term

An Ilkeston man has been jailed after offering ‘tip runs’ through Facebook and then disposing of the waste by fly-tipping it across Derbyshire.

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Luke Monk.

ARMED ROBBERY: Police step up hunt for wanted man

Police are re-appealing for information on the whereabouts of a man wanted in connection with an armed robbery in Long Eaton.
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Pictured is deceased biker Mark Young.

Motorist denies causing death of biker Mark Young by driving without due care and attention

A motorist has denied causing the death of motorcyclist Mark Young by driving without due care and attention.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

A man and a woman have been accused of overseeing prostitution at a property

A man and a woman have been accused of overseeing prostitution at a Derbyshire property after a police raid.

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Police will be patrolling the county on the lookout for drivers who are under the influence.

Derbyshire police launch Christmas crackdown on drink and drug drivers

Derbyshire police's annual Christmas crackdown on drink and drug drivers begins today (December 1).

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Jilted boyfriend pulled ex’s top off during assault

A jilted boyfriend pulled his girlfriend’s top off during an assault after they split up during a night out.

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Mel Plackett with a picture of her deceased daughter Emma.

Heartbroken mum backs our campaign for tougher sentencing on killer drivers

The devastated mother of a teenager who was killed in a horrific road crash is backing our news group’s Drive for Justice campaign for tougher sentences in death by dangerous driving cases.

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Derby magistrates' court.

Latest magistrates’ court results from the Ilkeston area

The latest results from Derby magistrates’ court for the Ilkeston area - as published in the December 1 edition of the Ilkeston Advertiser - are listed below.

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‘Counterfeit’ tobacco seized in Derbyshire

Police and trading standards officers have seized a quantity of suspected counterfeit tobacco in Derbyshire.

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