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Derbyshire police investigates reports of historic child abuse in football

Derbyshire Constabulary has revealed it is investigating historical allegations of child sex abuse against a former football coach.
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Thief took GP’s car after stealing purse and keys during appointment

A troubled thief who took his GP’s car after stealing her purse and keys during a medical appointment has narrowly been spared from more time behind bars.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Bereaved mum launched a prolonged attack on taxi-driver

A bereaved mum launched a prolonged attack on a taxi-driver after he had tried to find her a cash machine so she could pay her fare.

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Pictured is Scott Adams, 48, of Chestnut Court, Pinxton, who has been jailed for 32 weeks after breaching a restraining order.

Estranged hubby jailed after breaching ban and accusing wife of cheating

An estranged husband has been jailed for 32 weeks after he breached his restraining order by contacting his wife and accusing her of having another man in her home.

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Pictured is deceased biker Mark Young.

Motorist denies causing death of biker Mark Young by driving without due care and attention

A motorist has denied causing the death of motorcyclist Mark Young by driving without due care and attention.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

A man and a woman have been accused of overseeing prostitution at a property

A man and a woman have been accused of overseeing prostitution at a Derbyshire property after a police raid.

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Jilted boyfriend pulled ex’s top off during assault

A jilted boyfriend pulled his girlfriend’s top off during an assault after they split up during a night out.

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Mel Plackett with a picture of her deceased daughter Emma.

Heartbroken mum backs our campaign for tougher sentencing on killer drivers

The devastated mother of a teenager who was killed in a horrific road crash is backing our news group’s Drive for Justice campaign for tougher sentences in death by dangerous driving cases.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results

The latest Chesterfield magistrates’ court results as published in the December 1 edition of the Derbyshire Times are listed below.

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Mark Williams (leaping) heads the ball for Chesterfield FC.

Former Chesterfield player goes public with sex abuse allegations

A former Chesterfield FC player has become the latest former professional to say he was sexually abused as a young footballer.

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Tim Frohwein. Picture kindly submitted by family.

TIM FROHWEIN INQUEST: Son blasts police search for Derbyshire Chief Inspector

The son of a Chief Inspector who was found dead in the Peak District has criticised the police search for his father.
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Tim Frohwein. Picture kindly submitted by family.

TIM FROHWEIN INQUEST: Derbyshire police Chief Inspector was 'very unhappy' at work

A top-ranking Derbyshire police officer who was found dead in the Peak District was 'very unhappy' at work, an inquest heard.
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Shoplifter pays heavy price of £219 for stealing £4 of lager

A thief has been ordered to pay £219 after stealing four cans of lager worth £4 from a Co-op store.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Heartbroken son got “spannered” before smashing bakery door

A bereaved man who was still grieving for his deceased mum told a court how he had got “spannered” before he ended up smashing a door at a bakery.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Serial thief is spared jail after trying to free herself from drugs

A serial thief has been spared jail after a court heard how she is making progress to free herself from a drug habit.

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Tim Frohwein. Picture kindly submitted by family.

TIM FROHWEIN INQUEST: Top-ranking Derbyshire police officer died of hypothermia

An inquest into the death of a top-ranking Derbyshire police officer in the Peak District three years ago has got underway today.
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Breathalyser.

Drink-driver dad banned after trying to get daughters home

A drink-driver who has been banned from the road for 12 months has told how he opted to drive so he could get his two daughters home safely.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Tearful serial-thief is spared from going back to prison despite re-offending

A tearful serial-thief has narrowly been spared from going to jail again and has been warned that any re-offending will mean time behind bars.

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A still from Candence.

VIDEO: Hard-hitting film highlights dangers of texting while driving

A Derbyshire film-maker has released a hard-hitting video aimed at highlighting the dangers of texting while driving.
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The M1 in Derbyshire.

M1 near Chesterfield fully reopens after crash

An accident closed part of the M1 near Chesterfield this morning.
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