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MANNEQUIN CHALLENGE: Police and firefighters film video to highlight drink-drive message

Police and firefighters in Derbyshire have joined forces for a Mannequin Challenge video aimed at highlighting the dangers of drink and drug driving.

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Halcyon Theuri.

HALCYON THEURI DEATH: Injuries to young Derbyshire chef 'unique', inquest hears

A young chef found dead in a Derbyshire road was most likely lying down when he was hit by a car, an inquest has heard.
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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Recently-wed man banned from seeing his wife after bust-up

A recently-wed man who had a bust-up with his wife over a Facebook message has been fined for smashing a TV.

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Mel Plackett with a picture of her deceased daughter Emma.

Government set to impose tougher sentences for killer motorists after Drive for Justice

The Government is proposing to increase the length of sentences for death by dangerous driving cases following campaigns for tougher action including our news group’s Drive for Justice initiative.

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Man traced in connection with Clay Cross sexual assault allegation

Police investigating an allegation that a man touched a woman's leg inappropriately have traced a man they wanted to speak to.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man assaulted partner as he grabbed her phone during a dispute

A man assaulted his partner after he tried to grab her phone as she was calling the police during a dispute.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Troubled son stole PS4 from dad to buy drugs

A troubled son stole his dad’s Playstation 4 console, controller and games to pay for food and drugs.

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Phillip Willis. Picture: Derbyshire police.

Arsonist who absconded from Derbyshire open prison is arrested

An offender who absconded from Sudbury open prison in Derbyshire has been arrested.
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Hubby who attacked wife over old flame is given a community order

Hubby who attacked wife over old flame is given a community order

An estranged husband who attacked his wife after she had been on the phone to a man who had come close to once causing their marriage to break-down has been given a community order.

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Heanor town centre.

Man admits attacking people in Heanor town centre

A man has pleaded guilty to 14 charges after a number of incidents in Heanor.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Drink-driver caught at pub moving car to help delivery lorries

A pensioner was caught drink-driving after he moved his vehicle in a hotel pub car park because he was concerned it might cause an obstruction for delivery lorries.

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Derby magistrates' court.

The latest court results for the Ilkeston area

The latest results from Derby magistrates’ court for the Ilkeston area - as published in the December 8 edition of the Ilkeston Advertiser - are listed below.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results

The latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the December 8 edition of the Derbyshire Times are listed below.

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Halcyon Theuri.

HALCYON THEURI DEATH: Young Derbyshire chef 'would not have suffered', inquest hears

A young man found dead in a Derbyshire road had injuries consistent with being hit by a moving vehicle, an inquest heard.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Drink-driver must pay £492 and is banned from the road

A drink-driver has been ordered to pay £492 and been banned from driving for 12 months.

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Offenders smashed through the roof to gain access to the store. Picture submitted.

Despicable yobs cause £1,000 worth of damage to Derbyshire charity shop - then leave £5 as donation

Would-be thieves left staff at a Derbyshire charity shop with a £1,000 repair bill – before stealing nothing and leaving £5.

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70 suspected cannabis plants and £50k cash found in Ilkeston

Police have arrested three men after more than 70 suspected cannabis plants and around £50,000 in cash were found in Ilkeston.

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Quad bike stolen from Pinxton garage

Police are appealing for information after a quad bike was stolen from a garage in Pinxton.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man caught with cannabis revealed he uses drug for pain relief

A man caught with cannabis revealed he used the drug for pain relief.

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Drug-user told how she stole goods because she left purse at home

A thief told how she stole from a store because she has a drug habit and had forgotten her purse.

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