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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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The cardboard boxes that Hawkins was found to have dumped by the roadside

Fly-tipper landed with bill of more than £2,000 after dumping 20 boxes near Aylesbury

A Calvert Green man has been hit with a bill of more than £2,000 after dumping 20 boxes at Kingswood near Aylesbury.

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These are the laws for flying England flags during the World Cup

The World Cup is just days away and that means only one thing - flags will be flying everywhere.

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Jail for brothers who burgled more than 60 houses in seven month spree across 15 counties

Two "callous" brothers who burgled more than 60 houses across 15 counties in just seven months have been jailed.
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The top 40 weird 'crimes' you did not know you were committing

The top 40 weird ‘crimes’ you did not know you were committing

The average Brit commits 32 different ‘crimes’ every year - including using a vacuum on a Sunday afternoon and pocketing incorrect change.

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How police spot a drink driver - even before they’ve stopped your car

Police officers have issued a warning to drink and drug drivers who think they can get away with it: Don’t bother.

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Phone fraudsters scam elderly woman from Thame out of £4,600

An elderly woman in Thame has been defrauded of more than £4,000 in a telephone scam.

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Burglaries were reported in Kenilworth last weekend

Burglary at Aston Rowant Cricket Club

Thieves have made off with cash and drinks during a village raid.

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Volunteers undertaking work on a stretch of the Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway

Trespassers delay re-opening of Chinnor and Princes Risborough Railway

The re-opening of the Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway has been delayed because of the ‘inconsiderate actions of a few’ trespassers.

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13 ways you could be breaking the law without knowing

Nuisance neighbours are usually associated with loud parties and overflowing rubbish bins. But even if you think you’re a law-abiding citizen, you could be breaking the law when it comes to the people next door.

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Former Thames Valley Police officer found guilty of misconduct after going on holiday to Spain when he was supposed to be working

A former Thames Valley Police constable who skipped work to go on holiday to Spain has been found guilty of gross misconduct.

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Man from Thame jailed for drug dealing

A man from Thame has been sentenced for drugs offences following a Thames Valley Police investigation.

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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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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