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Sutton Bridge residents fending off fraudsters

Sutton Bridge residents are fending off their fair share of scams with fraudsters appearing at the door, on the phone and on the internet.

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Drugs raid at New Bell Lane in Wisbech

Four arrested after Wisbech drugs raids

Four people have been arrested following a series of co-ordinated drugs raids in Wisbech today.

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Man arrested in Wisbech assault probe

Police have appealed for witnesses after a man was airlifted to hospital following a disturbance in Wisbech at the weekend.

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Police at the scene in Creek Rd March where 3 people have been arrested

UPDATE: Man found dead at March house identified

A man who was found dead at a house in March last week has been formally identified by police.

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Sutton St Edmund man jailed for not repaying profits of Wisbech market crimes

A man who sold counterfeit goods at a Wisbech market more than 10 years ago has been jailed for another eight months after failing to repay his ill-gotten gains.

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Cambridgeshire's Deputy Chief Constable Alan Baldwin.

Cambridgeshire’s Deputy Chief Constable vows police force will get better after inspection finds it ‘requires improvement’

Cambridgeshire Police needs to improve in a number of crucial areas according to government inspectors following an assessment carried out at the end of last year.

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Rimell Taylor from Guyhirn, who led police on a 12 minute pursuit going speeds of up to 139mph, has been jailed for 21 months.

Jail for car chase driver from Guyhirn who led police on 12 minute pursuit driving at up to 139mph along A47

A man who led police on a 12 minute pursuit going speeds of up to 139mph has been jailed for 21 months.

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Grantham Police appeal for witnesses to fairground assault

A “young man” was reportedly assaulted in Grantham Market Place amid crowds of people attending the fair.

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Children’s money tins and jewellery stolen in Upwell burglary

Two children’s money tins and jewellery were stolen during a burglary at a property in Upwell yesterday.

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Eugene Ayres from Wisbech  who groomed a young girl via phone messenger apps has been sentenced to 40 months in prison.

Wisbech paedophile who used phone apps to groom young girl is now behind bars

A Wisbech man who groomed a young girl via phone messenger apps has been sentenced to 40 months in prison.

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Dariusz Giemza who repeatedly raped a woman at knifepoint has been jailed for 10 years.

Jail for man who repeatedly raped a woman at knifepoint and threatened to cut her child’s head off

A man who repeatedly raped a woman at knifepoint and threatened to cut her child’s head off has been jailed for 10 year

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Wisbech woman receives a suspended sentence for stealing cash from a vulnerable family.

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A woman who admitted stealing thousands of pounds from a vulnerable family has been handed a suspended prison sentence.

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Simon Byton, 32, from Chatteris stole a red Vauxhall Zafira from a service station in Chatteris on Christmas Day and drove it to Cambridge, where he carried out a series of robberies.

Behind bars: Chatteris man who went on robbery rampage has been jailed for 11 years

A Chatteris man who stole a car and went on a robbery rampage robbing three women, one at knife point, last Christmas has been jailed for 11 years.

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Norfolk police commissioner orders full review of fire service governance switch

Norfolk police commissioner orders full review of fire service governance switch

A full study of potential reforms to how Norfolk’s police and fire services are governed is set to be commissioned, despite the opposition of council chiefs.

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Reports of child abuse in Cambridgeshire is up by nearly a quarter says child charity NSPCC.

Eight babies among child sex abuse victims in Cambridgeshire as figures show sharp rise in offences last year

The number of child sex offences recorded by Cambridgeshire Police rose by almost a quarter last year - with eight cases involving babies under one.

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Church warden Bryan Bargh with the discarded mattress.

Great Ponton village church shows steely resolve against lead thieves

A 13th century church is to replace the remaining lead on part of the roof in a bid to beat thieves and prevent further leaks.

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A male in his 30s was arrested on  February 13  in the Wisbech area after his vehicle was stopped using false plates.

Police discover £49,000 of illegal tobacco after stopping driver in Wisbech area for using car with false plates

A male in his 30s was arrested yesterday (Tuesday) in the Wisbech area after his vehicle was stopped using false plates.

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Devidas Subacius has been jailed for punching a toddler in the face.

March man jailed for 17 years for punching toddler in the face - the child had eight healed fractures

A man who punched a toddler in the face in order to blackmail the child’s grandparents has been jailed - the judge extended his sentence because of the seriousness of the crimes.

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James Cromwell and his son Leon.

Huge rise in knife crime prompts amnesty across Cambridgeshire - there were 87 recorded crimes in just four months

A huge rise in knife crime across Cambridgeshire has led the county’s police to hold an amnesty as part of a national initiative to tackle the issue.

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a robbery at Elm Stores.

Terrifying ordeal for staff as masked robbers target Elm Village Store

Robbers threatened staff at a village store before making off with a quantity of cash on yesteday afternoon (8).

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