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Be warned: new phone scam on its way here

Phone scammers are set to try and dupe unwary residents in the East Midlands with a new telephone fraud.

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Vandals pour paint stripper on cars in Amber Valley

Police are trying to find the person responsible for causing significant damage to more than ten cars in parts of Amber Valley by pouring paint stripper on them.

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Police want to speak to anyone who saw any suspicious activity in the area.

Police appeal after arson attack at Hasland property

Police are appealing for information after an arson attack at a property in Hasland.

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Lesharna Stafford was last seen in Clay Cross on Friday night.

Missing 16-year-old girl found safe and well

Police say a 16-year-old girl who had gone missing from Clay Cross has been found safe and well.
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Chesterfield town centre.

Teen arrested and young people BANNED from Chesterfield town centre over yobbish behaviour

A teenager boy has been arrested for a public order offence and six young people banned from Chesterfield town centre for two days following reports of anti-social behaviour.

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The jailed gang members: Simon Evans (centre), of Handsworth, Bradley Ellis (top left), of Swallownest, Darren Keeton (middle left), of Manor, Aaron Wood, Peter Houghton (bottom left) Arbourthorne, (top right), of Arbourthorne, Gavin Critchley (middle right), of Waterthorpe, and Andrew Roberts (bottom right) of Middlewood

FIRST PICTURES: These are the members of a Sheffield chop shop gang jailed for stealing cars and stripping them down for parts

These are the faces of a Sheffield chop shop gang who stole Land Rover and vehicle parts across South Yorkshire and north Derbyshire.

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Sex attacker assaulted Derbyshire woman in her own bed

Sex attacker assaulted Derbyshire woman in her own bed

A 22-year-old sex attacker who assaulted his victim in her own bed in Derbyshire has been jailed for four years.

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Pictures released of two motorbikes stolen from Codnor Park

Police have released photos of two motorbikes which were stolen from Codnor Park to try and find them and appeal for information.

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The driver reported the collision to police in the early hours of this morning.

Man left with significant facial injuries after crash

A man has been left with significant facial injuries following a collision in Rowsley in the early hours of this morning.

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Stock picture.

Part of A61 in Chesterfield shut after woman threatened to jump from bridge

Part of the A61 in Chesterfield was closed into the early hours of the morning as a woman threatened to jump from a bridge.
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Police believe the cat was poisoned by anti-freeze.

POISON PROBE: Police investigate after cat is found dead in Ripley

A cat has apparently been poisoned to death in a Derbyshire town - sparking a police investigation.

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Call police on 101 if you have any information.

Police appeal after sheep are stolen from two Derbyshire farms

Police are appealing for information after sheep and lambs were stolen from two farms in the Derbyshire Dales.
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The Association, Corporation Street, Chesterfield.

Clubber’s jail sentence halved after Chesterfield sex attack

A Chesterfield clubber was jailed after he groped and rubbed himself against a woman at a town centre nightclub.

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Police caught a lorry driver using his mobile phone will operating a 44-ton LGV.

'UNACCEPTABLE': Lorry driver clocked by police using his phone on A617

A lorry driver may have his licence suspended after police caught him driving while using a mobile phone on the main road between Chesterfield and Mansfield.

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Police are searching for a man after a number of attempted vehicle break-ins in Clay Cross.

CCTV: Man sought after Clay Cross break-ins

Do you know this man shown in these CCTV stills? Police are asking for help in identifying him.

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Pictured is Derby Crown Court.

Chop shop gang to be sentenced after Land Rover and vehicle thefts

A gang of 11 men who were involved in the theft of Land Rovers, Ford Transit vans and vehicle parts worth tens of thousands of pounds have been brought to justice.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results

The latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results are listed below as published in the February 16 edition of the Derbyshire Times.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Motorist who overtook police in fog was found to be over the drink-drive limit

A motorist who overtook a police vehicle in fog was stopped and found to be over the drink-drive limit.

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Pictured is Darryl Tomlinson, 28, of Weakland Crescent, Sheffield, who has been jailed for 12 weeks after he was at large for ten months after committing a theft.

Wanted thief is jailed after he was at large for ten months

A wanted thief who had struck in Chesterfield and was at large for ten months has finally been brought to justice.

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