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Chesterfield RAF man caught with 5,000 sick child abuse images faces jail

A Royal Air Force serviceman from Chesterfield has been told he faces jail after admitting possessing more than 5,000 sick child abuse images.

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Ashbourne main road closed due to police incident

Ashbourne main road closed due to police incident

A section of a main road in Ashbourne has been closed due to an ongoing police incident.

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CCTV footage was released of the robbery.

Derbyshire man charged with robbery after 12-year-old girl attacked in the street

A 22-year-old man has been charged with robbery following an incident, caught on CCTV cameras, in which a 12-year-old girl was targeted.

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Police advice after nine purse thefts in four weeks

Police alert after spate of purse thefts in Matlock and Bakewell

Police are advising shoppers in Bakewell, Matlock and Ashbourne after nine reports of purse thefts are recorded over the last four weeks.

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Snapchat

Warning over dangerous new Snapchat craze

Police are warning parents about a new Snapchat craze which they fear could be putting young people’s lives at risk.

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Yesterday (Sunday, February 18) at about 4.40pm, the young victim was walking having just been to the local shops on an errand for her mum, when she was attacked by a man who struggled violently with her and stole her phone.

VIDEO: Man arrested after 'horrific' robbery of a 12-year-old girl in Derbyshire

A man has been arrested after police released CCTV footage of a ‘horrific’ robbery involving a 12-year-old girl.
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The horse's ribs and spine were visible, it was infected with lice, and was not used to being handled. Photo: RSPCA

Farmer banned from keeping animals after starving dog and horse are found on his land

A farmer has been given a court order to get rid of all his livestock after animals were found suffering on his land.

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Barry Bennell.

Former football coach Barry Bennell jailed for 30 years for sexual offences against young players

A former football coach with links to Derbyshire has today been jailed for 30 years after being convicted of sexual offences against young players.

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Yesterday (Sunday, February 18) at about 4.40pm, the young victim was walking having just been to the local shops on an errand for her mum, when she was attacked by a man who struggled violently with her and stole her phone.

VIDEO: 'Horrific' robbery of a 12-year-old girl in Derbyshire

Police have released CCTV footage of a ‘horrific’ robbery involving a 12-year-old girl.
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Benjamin Edwards. Picture issued by Derbyshire Constabulary.

Benjamin Edwards' sister defends brother in Facebook post after appeal dismissed

The sister of Benjamin Edwards has defended him after he lost his bid for freedom.
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Lead flashing was stolen from the roof of Pilsley CE Primary School, The Green.

Lead stolen from buildings in Pilsley and Stoney Middleton

Lead has been stolen from a school in Pilsley and a church in Stoney Middleton.

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Benjamin Edwards. Picture issued by Derbyshire Constabulary.

Benjamin Edwards – who killed Chesterfield’s Chris Henchliffe – loses appeal for freedom

A Chesterfield man who was jailed for the manslaughter of former soldier Chris Henchliffe has lost his Court of Appeal bid for freedom.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Disqualified driver was caught test-driving a newly-bought car

A banned driver was caught behind the wheel of a car by police when he was test-driving a newly bought vehicle near his home.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man must pay over £600 after he smashed his ex’s kitchen window

A man has been ordered to pay over £600 after he smashed his ex-partner’s kitchen window.

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Thug attacked 86-year-old “Bird Man” for feeding birds near his home

Thug attacked 86-year-old “Bird Man” for feeding birds near his home

A thug attacked an 86-year-old man known as the Bird Man after he accused him of attracting vermin by feeding the ducks.

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Barry Bennell.

'Predatory paedophile' Barry Bennell found guilty of further sexual offences against young boys

A former football coach with links to Derbyshire has this week been convicted of sexual offences against young players.
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Courts.

Court gives thief a chance as he struggles to beat drugs

A thief who has been trying to turn his life around has been given a chance by magistrates.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Lorry driver spared ban after 45mph crash forced motorist into wall

An HGV lorry driver narrowly escaped losing his licence and his job after he was involved in a collision that left another motorist in need of hospital treatment.

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Pictured is the badly-damaged car which drink-driver Michal Mogilka, 31, of Flamsteed Crescent, Stonegravels, Chesterfield, crashed at the Donut roundabout, in Chesterfield.

Crash drink-driver who overturned a car is banned from the road

A drink-driver who crashed and overturned his mum’s car near Chesterfield town centre has been banned from the road for 36 months.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Repeat drink-driver was found to be more than twice the legal limit

A repeat drink-driver was caught after a tip-off later revealed she was more than twice the legal drink-drive limit.

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