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Co-op praises police for work in jailing ATM explosion gang who targeted Northamptonshire villages' cash points

Central England Co-op has praised the police for a successful operation that has seen three men sentenced for more than 30 years following a string of ATM attacks in Northamptonshire and surrounding counties.

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Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold

Crime commissioner spent £22 on dinner at rough sleep out

The county’s crime boss claimed £22 in expenses for dinner at a fundraising event to help people understand the realities of rough sleeping.

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Rectory Lane, Barby

Burglar attempts to enter Barby home by drilling kitchen door lock

A Barby home was almost burgled when the thief attempted to enter the house by drilling the lock on the kitched door.

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Money and log book stolen from car in Daventry

Loose change and a log book were stolen from a car in Daventry.
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Your chance to have your say on hate crime cases at public meeting with Northamptonshire Police

Members of the public are invited to attend the Northamptonshire Police Hate Crime Review Panel next week and give their opinion on hate crime cases were handled.
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The county's force is spending �1m on the new mobile phones which will allow officers to use digital technology while out on patrol

Northants Police officers to use stop and scan technology

Police officers on the beat in Northamptonshire will soon be able to stop and scan the fingerprints of suspected criminals.

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A pony was found near a car showroom in Bedford Road at the weekend.

Bid to track down owner of stray pony found near Northampton main road

Officers are trying to find the owners of a horse found wandering near a car showroom in Northampton at the weekend.
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Police have released these CCTV images of a man they want to speak to

Do you know this man? Appeal after passengers are flashed on a bus in Northamptonshire

Police officers have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak after someone flashed passengers on a bus.

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Left to right: Charlie Smith, Alfred Adams and John Doran. Below: the scene after a Weedon supermarket ATM was targeted by the thieves

Jail for ATM explosion gang who targeted two Daventry supermarkets

Three men have been sentenced to more than 30 years in prison for their part in a string of attacks on ATMs across Daventry District, Northamptonshire and neighbouring counties.
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Booking fraud costs holidaymakers £6.7 million

Booking fraud costs holidaymakers £6.7 million

Travel fraud is costing UK holidaymakers millions of pounds per year – and also having a severe effect on their health or financial wellbeing.

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Immigration and crime, is there a link?

I am an immigrant. Many people worry about those like me, and those from other countries who might follow in my footsteps.

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The two women targeted elderly people in Bowen Square and parts of Daventry town centre

Two women who 'preyed on elderly' are sentenced for Daventry distraction thefts

Two women have been sentenced for distraction theft offences after preying on people over the Christmas period in Daventry town centre.

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Stephen Mold, left, faced a backlash this week for suggesting some in his police force had not been working as hard as they should.

Police bodies call on Northants commissioner to show evidence of force's 'cultural problem'

Bodies representing police staff in Northamptonshire have called on the county's commisioner to justify his claim that some officers were not pulling their weight.
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The police federation is demanding an explanation from Mr Mold after he accused a minority of police officers of not pulling their weight.

Commissioner's 'swinging the lead' comment prompts Northamptonshire Police backlash

The county’s police and crime commissioner has been forced to make an apology to the force’s staff after suggesting some had not been pulling their weight.

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Chief Constable of Northamptonshire Police, Simon Edens

BREAKING NEWS: Chief Constable of Northamptonshire Police announces retirement from force

The Chief Constable of Northamptonshire Police will retire from the service in six months' time, it has been announced this morning.

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Police warning after man receives call from wife’s phone number about horrible car accident

Police are issuing a warning about a sophisticated new phone scam in which the victim is targeted with a phone call from a loved one’s phone number.

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Police found a small-scale cannabis oil factory in Darmanin's garage.

Northampton cannabis oil factory owner given three weeks to pay back £55,000 in drug profits

A Northampton drug dealer who set up a small-scale cannabis oil factory in his garage has been ordered to pay £55,000.

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Stephen Mold

Northants police commissioner criticises officer morale levels

The county’s police and crime commissioner has said there is long-standing morale issue in his police force with staff having “been allowed to swing the lead”.

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Operation Crooked was launched to help find and arrest people wanted for serious crime like burglary and handling stolen goods.

Operation Crooked nets more than 30 arrests in Northamptonshire crime hotspots

A police campaign tackling serious acquisitive crime across Northamptonshire has led to more than 30 arrests in one month.
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Neil Moloney and John Tyson have been jailed for a total of over 11 years.

Jail for drug farmers over part played in cannabis factories across Northamptonshire

Three men have been sentenced for running cannabis factories across Northamptonshire.
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