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All you need to know: Tougher penalties for drivers caught on the phone

Tougher penalties come into force on Wednesday (March 1) when new laws are introduced surrounding using a mobile phone while driving.

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‘Can you hear me?’: Warning over new phone scam

‘Can you hear me?’: Warning over new phone scam

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

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Rachel Wood  assistant store manager at Boyes, Kirkby.

Police pledge to deal with louts at store

A Kirkby store manager has criticised police after staff were scared and intimidated by yobs who pelted their cars with eggs.

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DO NOT APPROACH THIS MAN: Police appeal for man wanted over burglaries in three counties

Police are trying to trace a man wanted for conspiracy to commit burglaries across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Lincolnshire
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A warning goes out against fraudsters who strike up relationships online and on the phone before asking for huge sums of money.

Dating fraudsters romance victims for cash

Calls to exercise caution on Valentine's Day go out as it emerges fraudsters strike up relationships to siphon funds from their bank accounts.

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Police Commissioner meets with Hucknall residents

Police Commissioner meets with Hucknall residents

Nottinghamshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has told Hucknall residents there is more risk of being scammed online than on the doorstep.

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Library, Kirkby In Ashfield

Kids made to sign antisocial behaviour contracts after yobbish behaviour closes library

At least three youngsters have been asked to sign anti-social behaviour contracts after Kirkby Library had to be shut early due to intimidation of staff and members of the public.

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News from the courts

Reports from the courts

Reports from the Courts.

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Meet Craig Guildford, Nottinghamshire’s new police chief

Meet Craig Guildford, Nottinghamshire’s new police chief

Although new to Nottinghamshire, Craig Guildford is singing it’s praises.

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Steven Buxton, 34, has not been seen since leaving his Ilkeston home on Saturday January 28. If you have any information concerning his whereabouts, call police on 101.

Police urge missing Derbyshire man to get in touch

Police are appealing for a missing Ilkeston man to get in touch to let them know he is safe and well.

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Latest crime report for Mansfield and district

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WANTED MAN: Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Police warn public not to approach sexual assault suspect

WANTED MAN: Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Police warn public not to approach sexual assault suspect

Police are appealing for information to help trace Thomas McEvoy, 27, of no fixed address, who is wanted in connection with a number of offences including sexual assault and failing to appear at court.

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Assistant Chief Constable Craig Guildford

First day at work for Nottinghamshire’s new police chief

Nottinghamshire’s new Chief Constable is to start work today.

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John Stollery, from North Notts, is the latest victim to be named in the terror attacks in Tunisia

Family of murdered Notts social worker speak out ahead of terror deaths inquest

The family of a Nottinghamshire man killed in a terror attack in Tunisia have spoken out before an inquest hears evidence into his death.

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Mobile speed cameras are out and about.

Speeding crackdown – where will the cameras be

Mobile speed cameras are out and about in Notts

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Man 90 accused of historic sex crimes describes claims as impossible

Man 90 accused of historic sex crimes describes claims as impossible

A 90-year-old retired teacher accused of the historic sex abuse of a pupil at an Ashfield approves school vehemently denied the offences, a court heard.

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Dennis Young is on trial at Nottingham Crown Court.

Updated: Man, 90, denies abusing 10-year-old boy at Ashfield school in historic sex abuse case

A man who claims he was subjected to a series of sexual assaults as a ten year old boy has spoken of his feelings of shame and how the alleged ordeal blighted his life for more than 50 years.

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Erwin Markowski, left, and Krystian Markowski have been jailed for six years each. Picture: Nottinghamshire Police.

Brothers jailed for trafficking workers from Poland to work at Sports Direct

Two brothers who trafficked people from Poland and sent them to work at Sports Direct at Shirebrook are now behind bars.

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Mansfield and district crime report

Here is the Nottinmghamshire Police crime report for Mansfield and district for the week to Thursday January 19.

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