Tag: Police and crime commissioner
10 months ago
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Charity needs you help to break the cycle of sexual harm

Sexual offences are on the rise in Devon and Cornwall, and so are the number of registered sex offenders

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10 months ago
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Crime-busting grants of up to £10,000 available for community groups in Devon and Cornwall

Whether you are working with minoritised communities, rural or coastal areas, or people facing cost of living challen...

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10 months ago
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A38 swerve and blind bend overtake caught on camera in latest police crackdown

The scheme has recorded its highest level of submissions ever. Devon & Cornwall Police received 747 videos from the p...

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11 months ago
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Dartmoor is still being trashed by disrespectful visitors

Rangers are still seeing incidents of littering, cars blocking gates and barbecues scorching the ground

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11 months ago
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Staff sought as police force prepares to reopen Ilfracombe Police Enquiry Office

Ilfracombe's Police Enquiry Office is on the lookout for dedicated individuals to make a difference in their neighbor...

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11 months ago
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Crime victims in Devon urged to make their voice matter in survey

This survey, funded by the Police and Crime Commissioner, wants to hear from anyone who has been a victim of crime in...

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12 months ago
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All the drugs punters tried to sneak into popular Devon nightclub

"Not worth the risk”

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12 months ago
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Will Kerr: Ombudsman investigates sex offence allegations against suspended Devon & Cornwall Poli...

Former Northern Ireland Police Assistant Chief Constable Will Kerr has been suspended as Chief Constable of Devon and...

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12 months ago
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Devon and Cornwall Police Chief Constable Will Kerr suspended over misconduct allegations

The Commissioner has referred the matter to the Independent Office for Police Conduct

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about 1 year ago
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Reopening police stations will improve community relations, says MP

There are plans for a further four public enquiry offices to open over the next two years

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about 1 year ago
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Western Morning News Daily Briefing: Royal visit, cargo ship drama and school stabbing

Your early evening briefing of the headlines that really matter from across Devon and Cornwall, courtesy of the Weste...

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about 1 year ago
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Police enquiry officers wanted for reopened front desks across the region

A total of 18 Police Enquiry Officers are being recruited and trained to help members of the public, some of whom wil...

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about 1 year ago
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Inquest into Nicola Bulley's death starts today

Nicola vanished after she dropped her daughters to school and took her dog for a walk on January 27. Her body was fou...

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about 1 year ago
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Street crime blighting Exeter city centre traced to 30 people

A top cop says more work needs to be done to address antisocial behaviour in South Street, Cathedral Green, Sidwell S...

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about 1 year ago
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Former ITV presenter assaulted in Exeter by shoplifter

Mark Tyler, a former news and sport presenter for ITV Westcountry, is calling for increased visible policing presence...

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about 1 year ago
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Teen fighting for life after serious incident at Blundell's School

Two teenage boys, who both sustained serious injuries, remain in hospital. One of the boys is in a critical condition...

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about 1 year ago
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Blundell's School: Police remain on scene and house cordoned off after serious attack

A 16-year-old boy from Tiverton has been arrested on suspicion of three counts of causing grievous bodily harm with i...

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about 1 year ago
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Police under the spotlight as survey gives voice to survivors of sexual violence

The results will be used to inform Operation Soteria Bluestone, which is looking into how a number of forces deal wit...

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about 1 year ago
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Grants available for pop-up projects in Barnstaple town centre

North Devon Council's Community Sparks fund provides grants of up to £500 for people, groups and businesses to organi...

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over 1 year ago
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Arrests in Barnstaple as police tackle local yobs

Proactive policing is addressing those crime types which are causing most concern in the area

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over 1 year ago
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Torquay police arrest 17 people

One of the aims is to ensure some serial offenders are dealt with

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over 1 year ago
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Barnstaple teens given self-defence lessons to protect them from threat of harm

The female students have looked at how to manage confrontation and rehearse scenarios

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over 1 year ago
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Tiverton Police Station front desk is reopened to make reporting crime easier

The police say it will enhance their presence within the community

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over 1 year ago
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CCTV help points, new cameras, and safe spaces plan to protect women and girls

Measures include safe spaces for women, youth work, education on bystander awareness and spiking, and street pastor a...

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over 1 year ago
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More Devon police stations will reopen to the public

A further six police office front desks will reopen this year and in 2024

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over 1 year ago
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Devon MP says government should be 'ashamed' of falling numbers of PCSOs

However, Alison Hernandez responded saying "“This Government has given the biggest investment into policing in over a...

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over 1 year ago
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Public's help needed to counter rise in rural crime across South West

Lately there has been a surge in the number of thefts involving catalytic converters

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over 1 year ago
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'My husband destroyed our flat and tried to strangle me'

Annie’s journey to freedom and safety came after her abuser walked out of a perpetrator course he attended in a bid t...

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over 1 year ago
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Anti-social rogue fishermen gangs turn UNESCO beauty spot into no-go area

'This has made them no-go areas for residents and visitors alike and it cannot be allowed to continue'

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over 1 year ago
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Chinese takeaway knifeman among latest Devon criminals in court

Here is the latest round-up of those who have been in court in Devon this week.

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over 1 year ago
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Police patrol streets during late night shopping

"We know that nothing does this quite like a uniformed presence"

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over 1 year ago
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Plea for domestic abuse victims to get help this winter

Help is available to anyone who needs it

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over 1 year ago
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More police desks are opening for longer hours across Devon

At front desks the public can report crime, receive prevention advice and meet officers

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over 1 year ago
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Establishing trust with drug users key to helping people leaving prison

Building trust and trauma-informed approach key to tackling drug use in criminal justice system

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over 1 year ago
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Tap for North Devon campaign makes it easy to donate to homeless charities

There is a new pay point in Barnstaple town centre

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almost 2 years ago
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Police out in force to stamp down on speeders

“This is about preventing death and serious injury on our roads"

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almost 2 years ago
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Police Station front desk reopens to public

The front desk was one of 12 in Devon and Cornwall which were shut in 2014 austerity cuts

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almost 2 years ago
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Devon and Cornwall Police chief says sorry for hate crime mistake

The error was made in a social media post for Hate Crime Awareness Week

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almost 2 years ago
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Cyber safety unit drops Facebook advertising after Molly Russell inquest

The boss of the police-led centre covering the South West wants reassurance about protection for vulnerable users

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