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IN COURT: Who’s been sentenced from Aylesbury Vale and beyond

The following people from Aylesbury Vale and beyond have recently been sentenced at magistrates courts in the county.

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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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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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Kenilworth's Safer Neighbourhood Team has said it is still committed to patrols in the town to deter burglary and vehicle crime

Do you know masked thieves who burgled Haddenham village shop?

A group of masked thieves ransacked a shop in Haddenham this week - and police want to know who did it.

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Thames Valley Police's new prison chaplain

Praise be! Thames Valley Police names new chaplain

Solving crimes can often leave police officers in need of spiritual guidance no doubt - and our force has always had a chaplain on hand to offer support to staff members of all faiths.

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Thames Valley Police officer sacked after biting woman’s nose

A Thames Valley Police officer, who admitted inflicting grievous bodily harm after biting a woman on the nose, was dismissed from the force yesterday (Wednesday).

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Man arrested over schools hoaxes ‘threatening attacks’

An 18-year-old man has been arrested after schools across our area and beyond were put on alert after staff reported that they had been sent “threatening” emails.

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Nearly 500 sex offenders "Missing in Britain", says report

Nearly 500 sex offenders "Missing in Britain", including 13 in Thames Valley

Police have lost track of 485 registered sex offenders across Britain including rapists and paedophiles, according to a report by Sky News.
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School bomb threat hoaxes reported to be a result of Minecraft game feud

National news sources are claiming a feud between rival Minecraft gamers is the reason why 24,000 threatening emails were sent to schools and colleges in the UK.

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Many men are sexually harassed in the workplace ' so why aren't they speaking out?

Many men are sexually harassed in the workplace – so why aren’t they speaking out?

The #MeToo movement has been a powerful force in helping to raise awareness of sexual harassment, especially in the workplace.

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PICTURED: Zombie blades, axes and bayonets among a host of knives surrendered in Thames Valley Police operation

Thames Valley Police has revealed pictures of some of the knives surrended as part of its Operation Sceptre.

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Cheltenham General Hospital

Nationwide hunt for woman missing from hospital with ‘contagious condition’

Police warned the public not approach a woman who went missing from hospital with a “contagious condition”.

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Santander issue scam warning to customers

Santander issue scam warning to customers

Banking group Santander have issued a warning to their customers after being notified of a scam that is in operation.

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Man charged after attempted murder in Aylesbury’s Belgrave Road

Man charged after attempted murder in Aylesbury’s Belgrave Road

A man has been charged with attempted murder after a woman received serious injuries in the early hours of Sunday morning.

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Police issue warning over phone call you may get at any moment

Police are warning people about a phone scam which has left residents out of pocket.

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NSPCC warning after extent of child sex crimes in the Thames Valley revealed

NSPCC warning after extent of child sex crimes in the Thames Valley revealed

Six sexual offences against children and young people were recorded every day across the Thames Valley.

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Twitter bid to save Thames Valley Police mounted police horses

Twitter bid to save Thames Valley Police mounted police horses

Hundreds of people have joined a Twitter campaign urging Thames Valley Police to hold their horses about scrapping their mounted section.

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Anthony Joshua

Warning after boxing fans are caught off guard buying Anthony Joshua v Joseph Parker tickets online

It’s the most high-profile fight of heavyweight hero Anthony Joshua’s glittering career so far – and tickets are like gold dust.

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