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Corby police officer sacked for drink-driving

A Corby police officer has been sacked for drink-driving.

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David Turner and Joel Henry

Daventry man faces sentencing in January after aggressively selling to elderly woman with dementia

A Daventry man is among six people from a Peterborough firm to be sentenced next January after the business carried out aggressive selling to vulnerable elderly customers.
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The surrender runs for two weeks until November 26

Gun surrender campaign launched in Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire Police is asking people to hand in unwanted and illegal firearms as part of a national two-week surrender.

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Daniel Allen carried out a series of attacks on his ex-girlfriend. The Daventry man was handed a 32-month prison sentence yesterday.

'Dangerous' and violent man beat woman with pole from a baby cot during campaign of abuse

A man who knocked out his Northampton girlfriend's tooth, beat her with the pole from her baby's cot and split her lip during a violent campaign of domestic abuse was given an extended period of jail.
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Jolanta Fogele

MISSING: Police appeal for help to locate missing woman from Northampton

Police are appealing for the public’s help to locate a woman who is currently missing from her home in Hawksmoor Way, Northampton.
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The victim was sat in her car outside the Tesco in New Street, Daventry.

Can thrown at woman's face through car window outside Daventry supermarket

A woman was verbally abused and had a can thrown at her face through the window of her car in Daventry.

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IN COURT: Full list of people sentenced at Northampton Magistrates’ Court

The following people were sentenced at Northampton Magistrates’ Court:

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Police issue warning over bogus callers

Police warning over cold calls from bogus bailiffs

Action Fraud, the UK’s fraud and cyber-crime reporting centre, has reported an increase in cold calls to the public from bogus bailiffs requesting payments for a “phantom” debt.

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Police warning after morphine tablets stolen in Northampton

A quantity of morphine tablets were stolen from a person this evening in Ecton Brook, Northampton.

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Northamptonshire Police has received a 'good' overall rating in its latest watchdog assessment.

Still improvements to be made at Northamptonshire Police despite watchdog's 'good' rating, commissioner says

Northamptonshire's police and crime commissioner has welcomed a government watchdog's "good" efficiency rating of the county force - but says it cannot allow the blue-light service to get complacent.

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Luke Turnock was barred from visiting St James Road, Weedon Road and the River Nene after pleading not guilty to a rape charge.

Man barred from visiting half of Northampton town after not-guilty plea to rape charge

A 25-year-old Northamptonshire man appeared in court charged with rape and was banned from visiting half of Northampton under bail.
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Daventry man among six suspected paedophiles arrested in Northamptonshire

A major paedophile sting across the county this week has seen a 48-year-old from Daventry man arrested on suspicion of exploiting children online and his electronic devices seized.

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The scam in action

Police issue warning over supermarket money-off voucher scam

Police have issued a warning about a new scam currently doing the rounds on WhatsApp involving ‘money off vouchers’.

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The scene at the Weedon Tesco Express

Thieves explode Weedon supermarket ATM but leave empty handed

Thieves failed in their attempts to steal cash from a supermarket cash machine.
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Police would like to speak to the man pictured in connection with the machete attack.

Doorman at Northampton night club stabbed in the shoulder by machete-wielding man

A member of staff at a Northampton town centre nightclub was stabbed with a machete.

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The collision happened at around 7.15a,

Man died in fatal collision on A45 in Northamptonshire

A man died and another was left with serious injuries following a collision in Northamptonshire yesterday.
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The scam letter that should be ignored!

Northants Police warn drivers over speeding fine scam

Motorists in Northamptonshire are being warned to ignore a scam email claiming they have been caught speeding.

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Anne-Marie Wood

MISSING: Appeal for help to locate missing teenager from Northampton

Police are appealing for the public’s help to locate a 14-year-old girl who is currently missing from her home in Duston, Northampton.

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Know the signs of modern slavery in nail bars in a bid to stop human trafficking within the beauty industry.

WARNING: Know of the signs of modern slavery in nail bars

Leading anti-slavery charity, Unseen, and The British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology are asking people to know the signs of modern slavery in nail bars in a bid to stop human trafficking within the beauty industry.

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A lost cat call could cost lives

Lost cats and missing keys top list of ridiculous 999 calls

A worrying list of bizarre 999 calls from timewasters includes reports of a ‘confused’ horse and a complaint about too much sweetcorn on a pizza.

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