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Police priorities in Rushcliffe include ASB and drug dealing in Compton Acres and Edwalton

Nottinghamshire Police neighbourhood teams in Rushcliffe publish priorities for the area. Northern Cluster villages - overnight shed and garage burglaries of power tools – Owned by Rushcliffe South Neighbourhoods, Rushcliffe Reacher and Response teams Cotgrave ASB...

Jail for Notts man who bit the end of victim’s nose off after homophobic attack

A 27-year-old man bit off the end of another man's nose after he tried to put a stop to his violent and homophobic behaviour.Shane Groves, of Sutton-in-Ashfield, was sentenced to two years, one month in...

Man jailed after police discover 60 wraps of crack cocaine in his pants

A man who hid crack cocaine in his pants has been jailed.Raverne Soloman, 23, was travelling in a car which was stopped by police in Alfreton Road in Nottingham city centre on Wednesday 8 July...

Patient chases nurse through Nottingham’s QMC corridor wielding a knife

A nurse has been chased by a man wielding a knife after caring for him for three days.Jaraslaw Jarosz was a patient at Nottingham’s Queen’s Medical Centre when he took a knife out of his...

Rushcliffe domestic abuse victim speaks out – “I want you to know you will be believed.”

A young woman woke up while being strangled by her violent and controlling ex-partner - who then tried to claim she was imagining it.The harrowing incident was one of a string of attacks at the...

Man pleads guilty to killing his cell mate at HMP Nottingham

A man has pleaded guilty to killing a man he shared a prison cell with.Ferencz-Rudolf Pusok, 30, of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to the murder of Brett Lowe at Nottingham Crown Court today (Monday...

Nottingham man caught after ‘unwittingly sharing 3,000 child sexual abuse images on-line’

A man who downloaded more than 3,000 child sexual abuse images and videos was caught by police after unwittingly sharing them on-line.Neil Storer, 51, was caught when hundreds of incriminating files were shared from his...

Nottinghamshire sex offender jailed after grooming teenagers

A convicted sex offender who befriended and groomed two teenage girls before supplying them with drugs is now back behind bars.Justin Lawal, 38, was reported to Nottinghamshire Police by social services in 16 January 2020...

Criminal to repay £80,000 after drug conviction

A criminal has been ordered to repay £80,000 after he was convicted for producing cannabis.Michael Reed, 60, said he made the money from sales on an online auction site and selling second hand cars, but...

Police seize significant quantity of cocaine across Notts as Operation Reacher continues to yield results

Police recovered nearly two kilograms of cocaine during an early morning raid, as a new proactive policing operation enjoyed renewed success.The raid, which took place in Plantation Side, Radford, shortly after 6am today (Thursday) was...

Family talk of ‘unbearably hard’ loss of loved one after Cotgrave collision

Family members of a woman killed by a careless driver have spoken of their ‘unbearably hard’ loss.It comes as 37-year-old Wojciech Sokolowski was today sentenced in connection with the death of Diane Bull – also...

80-year-old woman lost sight in one eye after Christmas attack

An 80-year-old lost her sight in one eye and was hospitalised over the festive period after being brutally attacked by a woman last Christmas.Susan Lamb, 55 of Mansfield Woodhouse, pleaded guilty to false imprisonment, unlawful...

Three former HMP Nottingham prison officers found guilty of misconduct in a public office

Three former HMP Nottingham prison officers have been found guilty of misconduct in a public office – with one also convicted of common assault on a prisoner.Dean Kirk, 31, Daniel Botterell, 30, and Joseph Wilson,...

Man jailed after £300,000 of cannabis found in Nottinghamshire house

An estimated £300,000 cannabis grow was discovered by police in a house in Worksop.Officers were acting on intelligence that someone was living in a caravan outside the Waverley Place property and assisting with the cannabis...

Beeston estate agent stole £30,000 to keep business afloat

A Beeston estate agent stole almost £30,000 from dozens of clients to prevent his business from going bankrupt.Tim Catherall, of Carolgate in Retford, sold houses and also ran a managing letting company which landlords used...

Nottingham sex offender jailed for downloading indecent images of children

A paedophile who downloaded indecent images of children despite being banned from using the internet has been jailed.The 58-year-old was found to have access to YouTube on his laptop after officers conducted a warrant at...

Man jailed after ‘vicious assault’ in a Nottingham flat

A man fractured a woman’s eye socket and nose during a vicious assault inside a Nottingham flat.Anton Scott, 20, threw a television remote control at the victim, which hit her under her eye, before punching...

Would-be Nottingham robber who locked himself in shop gets jailed

A man decided to rob a convenience store with a snooker cue because he was running out of cocaine.Jack Burrell had already spent £150 that day on the drug and couldn't afford to buy more...

£2million worth of cocaine seized as it travelled along the A1 in Notts

Cocaine with a street value of at least £2m has been recovered from a vehicle travelling through Nottinghamshire in what is believed to be one of Durham Police’s largest ever seizures of Class A drugs.Officers...

Two arrested at Nottingham Station as police target county lines drug gangs

Rail passengers were met with an increased police presence – as officers conducted a target operation against drugs gangs who exploit vulnerable young people.Uniformed and plain-clothed officers were joined by police dogs at Nottingham Train...

Two men caught on CCTV burgling house after East Leake party

Two men were caught on CCTV burgling a house after a party.Lucas Crampton, 25, and Liam Ambler, 22, snuck into a house after leaving a party there hours earlier.The pair stole a games console and...

Jail for man who smashed cars, assaulted woman and forced his way into East Leake family’s home

A man who smashed up two cars and forced his way into a family home and assaulted a woman with a wooden pole has been jailed.Wayne Stock, 34, repeatedly hit the woman after forcing his...

Jail for man who spat at Community Protection Officer and claimed to have coronavirus

A man who claimed to have coronavirus as he repeatedly coughed at a Community Protection Officer has been jailed for 30 weeks.CPO Andrew Weaver was conducting routine patrols near Newark Castle Station when he intervened...

Two jailed after knifepoint robbery at Forest Recreation Ground

Two men arrested within minutes of robbing a man on the Forest Recreation Ground have been put behind bars.The victim, a man aged in his 30s, was sitting on a bench when he was approached...

Jail for ‘masked man’ who held machete against Nottinghamshire shopkeeper’s throat

A masked man who threatened two shopkeepers with a machete, holding it against one of their throats, has been jailed.Officers located the offender metres away from a crime scene and immediately admitted his crimes.Connor Lee,...

Three Nottingham men jailed after knife fight in Bulwell

Three men who carried knives during a fight in Bulwell which culminated in a man being run over have today been jailed.Shaad Ayub, 29, Shaban Hussain, 20, and Sufiyan Hussain, 22, were among individuals involved...

Man jailed after 400 cocaine and heroin wraps found in car

A 22-year-old driver has been jailed for 16 months after being found in possession of a large quantity of class A drugs following a stop search.Gideon Adu, of Plumstead Common Road, Greenwich in London...

Mansfield man sentenced for attempted telephone sex acts with a ‘14-year-old girl’

A man who attempted to entice a woman he believed to be a 14-year-old girl to perform a sex act over the phone has been sentenced.Anthony Chell, 50, made contact with her via a social...

Burglar jailed after ‘ferocious attack’ on police officers

A burglar who tried to conceal himself inside a sofa bed before assaulting three police officers has been jailed.Matthew Meakin, 29, committed two burglaries in Newark in March of this year – the first at...

Nottingham man splashed urine and spat at police officers while saying he was Covid positive

A man has been sentenced to a year in prison after he splashed urine and water in a Nottinghamshire Detention Officer's face, spat at three other officers and physically assaulted two of them.Officers on patrol...