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    • Bodmin welcomes new police inspector
      The Bodmin sector policing area has a new inspector leading it. Inspector James Honeywill takes over from Inspector Rob Mooney as the inspector responsible for Bodmin, Wadebridge and Padstow. Insp Honeywill, who originates from St Dennis and attended St Stephen School and then St Austell College, joined Devon and Cornwall Police 19 years ago having […]
    • Cashpoint theft, Exeter
      Officers are appealing for witnesses following a theft outside the Co-operative bank on Exeter High Street. The incident took place on Friday 19 January between 11:20pm and 11:45pm. The victim, an 18-year-old woman, was approached by two men after withdrawing a quantity of money from the cash point in Exeter High Street. The cash was […]
    • Caravan stolen, Torquay
      Officers in Torquay are seeking witnesses following the theft of a caravan which took place between 6pm on Monday 15 January and 9am on Tuesday 16 January 2018. The incident occurred on Barton Road, Torquay. Officers are appealing for information after an Elddiss Crusader caravan, parked securely at this location, was stolen. The offenders remain […]
    • Cornwall police awarded for bravery and good work
      Police officers from across Cornwall have received awards to recognise some of the excellent work they have done on cases ranging from murders to attempted suicides. At a ceremony held at County Hall, Truro the following awards were presented: CAMBORNE AND REDRUTH Suicidal teenager persuaded off a cliff edge An officer who persuaded a suicidal […]
    • Public to remain on alert for flooding danger, north Devon
      Police are urging the public to remain on alert for more widespread flooding and disruption in north Devon with high tide and more rain expected today [21 January]. Heavy rainfall has caused localised flooding and disruption to roads particularly in the Ilfracombe, South Molton and Barnstaple areas throughout the day. No casualties have been reported. […]
    • Serious collision, B3266 Bodmin
      A woman in her 30s has died following serious collision between two vehicles on the B3266 at Bodmin today [Friday 19 January 2018]. Police were called at around 12.10pm to reports that a blue car and a silver car were involved in a head-on collision. As a result of the collision, one woman has died. Her […]
    • Assault in Plymouth
      Officers are appealing for witnesses following an assault at Sherwell Arcade on North Hill in Mutley on Wednesday 6 December 2017. The incident happened at around 4.15am. An unknown offender approached the victim, a man in his 20s, and an altercation occurred. The offender then hit the victim causing him to fall to the floor, […]
    • Assault at Plymouth nightclub
      Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in an unprovoked attack in Plymouth. The incident happened at Pryzm Nightclub, Barbican Approach, at around 1am on Thursday 21 December 2017. The victim was in the third floor smoking area when he was punched once to the head. The man, in his 20s and […]
    • Power tools stolen, Ilfracombe
      Officers in North Devon are seeking witnesses following a spate of power tool thefts which occurred overnight on Monday 15 January into the morning of Tuesday 16 January 2018. The first incident involved a Transit van which was parked in outside a private garage on Doone Way. Offender/s broke into the van and took thousands […]
    • Man charged, Barnstaple
      Phillip Matthews, aged 33 of Hughes Street, Barnstaple has been charged with five offences in connection with a series of break-ins at commercial properties over past two weeks. Officers have been working with victims and scenes of crime officers to investigate the incidents. They took place between Friday 5 January and Monday 15 January in […]

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    • New approach will tackle rogue landlords and drive up standards of private rentals in Cornwall
      A strategy to drive better quality homes for residents in the private rented sector in Cornwall, by proposing the effective use of new enforcement powers, is currently being set out in a consultation by Cornwall Council. With the delivery of more affordable housing and improved quality of privately rented homes being two of the Council’s […]
    • Caradon Community Network Panel to discuss highways maintenance and electoral review
      People in the Caradon Community Network area can hear about highways maintenance and the latest on Cornwall Council’s electoral review at the Caradon Community Network Panel meeting on Thursday 1 February.  The meeting takes place at 6.30pm in the Council Chamber at the Callington Town Council Offices. Paul Allen, CORMAC’S Highways and Environment Manager, will […]
    • St Blazey, Fowey and Lostwithiel Community Network Panel meeting to discuss highways maintenance and anti-social behaviour
      People in and around St Blazey, Fowey and Lostwithiel area are being invited to attend the January meeting of the St Blazey, Fowey and Lostwithiel Community Network Panel. Items on the agenda include highway standards and anti-social behaviour. The Network Panel meeting will take place on Monday 29 January 2018 between 7pm and 9pm at […]
    • Lostwithiel man pleads guilty to fly-tipping
      Gary Coles (32) of Pendour Park, Lostwithiel pleaded guilty at Bodmin Magistrates Court on 11 January 2018 to fly-tipping in a country lane just outside Luxulyan in June 2017 and duty of care offences with respect to failure to hold a waste carriers licence and failure to produce relevant waste transfer documentation. Mr Coles was […]
    • Food operator prosecuted for illegal crab processing business
      Gary Beynon, the Food Business Operator of Cornish Finest Crab has received a two year conditional discharge at a hearing on 11 January 2018 at Bodmin Magistrates Court. Mr Beynon was also ordered to pay costs of £4291. In May 2017, Cornwall Council Food Officers discovered that several businesses were being supplied with cooked crab meat […]
    • Who Dares Serves in St. Ives
      Participants completing the latest ‘Who Dares Serves’ course will attend a passing out parade on Friday 2 February at St Ives Community Fire Station. Who Dares Serves is a week-long, multi-agency course giving people insight into working with Cornwall Fire & Rescue Service, and a host of public services from across the South West. Focussing […]
    • Residents and businesses in Cornwall urged to go plastic free
      Cornwall Council’s Cabinet member for Environment and Public Protection is calling for business and residents to join forces with the Council and other organisations to move towards ridding Cornwall of single use plastic.  The call to action follows the request for retailers to introduce "plastic-free" aisles and the extension of the 5p charge on plastic […]
    • Accountable Care System Inquiry – day three round up
      Councillors have heard from senior health officers about the preferred options for the integrated strategic commissioning of health and social care in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly during the latest session of the Accountable Care System Inquiry. During the inquiry, the panel - made up of six Cornwall councillors led by Chairman Dr Andy […]
    • BBC apologises to Cornwall Council and CORMAC for breach of editorial standards
      Cornwall Council and CORMAC, the company owned by Cornwall Council which maintains Cornwall’s roads, welcome the apology broadcast on BBC Radio Cornwall today (16 January 2018). In the apology the BBC acknowledges that the BBC’s failure to give CORMAC and the Council an opportunity to respond during a phone in programme in May 2016 breached […]
    • Community safety on the agenda for Launceston Community Network Panel
      People in and around Launceston are being invited to find out more about cyber security and a potential speedwatch campaign at a community safety themed Launceston Community Network Panel meeting at 7.00pm on Monday 22 January in Launceston Town Hall. Elaine Hartley, Devon and Cornwall Police’s Community Speedwatch Co-ordinator, and Andy Stevenson, Cornwall Council’s Head […]
    • Nalders Solicitors
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