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    • Man jailed to 14 years for manslaughter
      A man has today [Wednesday 26 July 2017] been sentenced to 14 years imprisonment with a five year extension following the death of a man in Plymouth. Paul Quantick [pictured], 35, of Union Street, Plymouth, pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of 44-year-old Gary Miller, from Devonport, whose body was discovered on Saturday 17 December 2016. […]
    • Serious collision in Penzance
        Police were called just before 5.50pm on Tuesday 11 July 2017 to reports of a serious collision on Lansdowne Place between a pedestrian and a vehicle. The pedestrian, a woman in her 60s, received possible life-changing injuries as a result of the collision with the black Ford Focus and was taken to Treliske hospital. […]
    • Missing man from Paignton : FOUND
      Ian Penny who was missing from Paignton has been located. We would like to thank the public for their assistance.  
    • Tread carefully: Police educate and enforce around tyre safety
      Local police officers will be out and about near Exeter this week to check that vehicles have safe and legal tyres fitted. The maximum penalty for driving with defective tyres is 3 penalty points and a £2,500 fine…and that’s per tyre. More importantly, defective tyres pose a danger to the driver and to other road […]
    • Distraction burglaries in East Devon
      Detectives are urging the public to be vigilant following a spate of distraction burglaries in Sidmouth and Beer yesterday afternoon [Monday 24 July]. The first incident happened at Sweet Temptations on Market Place, Sidmouth, between 11.50pm and 12pm. A man entered the shop asking if a parcel had been left for him. The assistant has […]
    • Robbery, Tiverton
        Police are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Tiverton on Saturday 22 July 2017. The incident took place just after 1.30pm at ‘Cash 4 Clothes’ on Leat Street in Tiverton. A male offender entered the premises holding a small blade and demanded money and then pushed the victim, a woman in her 40s, […]
    • Man dies following collision with a bus in Truro
      Police were informed at around 9:45am on Monday the 24th July that there had been a collision involving a pedestrian and a bus on Station Road, Truro (24th July). Emergency services attended the scene and localised road closures were put in place. An 82-year-old local man suffered serious, life threatening injuries and was taken to […]
    • Update following death at Ermington Terrace, Plymouth
      Police were called around 5.15am on Sunday to reports of a concern for welfare of a man at a property on Ermington Terrace, Mutley, Plymouth. A 24-year-old man was pronounced deceased at the scene. Police have now received the results of the forensic post mortem and are satisfied that there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding […]
    • Sexual Assault, Exeter
      Police are appealing for witnesses following an alleged sexual assault in Exeter City Centre this weekend. Police were contacted following reports that a woman in her 20’s was sexually assaulted near Buffet City, between 2.00am and 2.10am on Sunday 23rd July. A 31-year-old man was arrested in connection to this incident and has since been […]
    • Behind the scenes of policing in Devon, Cornwall and Dorset
        Today sees the launch of a series of short videos that give a brief overview and insight into the work of the Devon & Cornwall Police and Dorset Police Alliance Operations Department (sometimes known as “Ops”) a lot of which remains unseen by the public but is nonetheless vital. We have chosen the work […]

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    • Council Leader calls for strong and united Cornwall
      The Leader of Cornwall Council has called on all councillors to work together to put the future of Cornwall first and ensure a better future for local residents. In his first “State of Cornwall” address Adam Paynter said that Cornwall needed to be strong and united if it was to conquer the challenges it faced […]
    • Coverack's beaches and bathing waters are safe to enjoy again
      Coverack is now very much open for business, with hotels and holiday accommodation and shops, cafes and restaurants welcoming both local residents and visitors. At the same time work on the recovery is continuing, with support for disposing of waste items generated by the floods, repairs to minor roads and sections of the coastal footpath […]
    • Prestigious Green Flag Award for four Cornwall parks
      Four of Cornwall’s most popular parks have been awarded the prestigious Green Flag Award for 2017. The four parks which received the award this year are Victoria Park in Redruth, Morrab Gardens in Penzance and Queen Mary Gardens and Gyllyngdune Gardens in Falmouth. This national award, now in its third decade, was awarded to the […]
    • Preferred route for A30 Chiverton to Carland Cross dualling discussed at St Agnes and Perranporth Community Network Panel meeting
      Residents of the St Agnes and Perranporth Community Network area are invited to hear from Highways England about the A30 Chiverton Cross to Carland Cross improvement scheme at an extra-ordinary Community Network panel meeting on Tuesday 25 July. At the meeting, Highways England will be providing an update on plans to transform this section of […]
    • Residents warned against scam Council Tax calls
      Cornwall Council issued a fresh warning today after a Truro man became the latest to receive a phone call out of the blue from someone claiming to be from the “Council Tax” department. The Truro man, who received the telephone call late last Friday morning, told Cornwall Council: “The caller said he was from the Council Tax office and […]
    • Work to start on air quality action plan for Grampound
      Work is to begin on an action plan to improve air quality in Grampound following the declaration of the village as an Air Quality Management Area. Earlier this year, Cornwall Council held a public consultation to ask people for their views on air quality in Grampound.  People who responded to the consultation agreed that action […]
    • Local community and partners work flat out to ensure Coverack is open for business
      Just six days after devastating flash floods swept through Coverack, the main road will be re- opened to traffic today after the local community and partners worked flat out to ensure that the village is open for business in time for the peak summer season. Four inches of rain (100mm) fell in under three hours […]
    • Cornwall Council continues to work with partners to repair road and support residents and businesses in Coverack
      Work is continuing today to repair the main road into Coverack and support the local residents and businesses which were affected by the devastating flash floods which swept through the village on Tuesday evening. Yesterday the Council confirmed that it expected the road to re open early next week, significantly earlier than originally predicted, and […]
    • Cornwall Council announces road into Coverack expected to open next week
      With recovery efforts still in full swing, the main road into Coverack is expected to open next week after devastating floods hit the small community, significantly ahead of the original projected timescales. The news was shared with residents at a meeting hosted by Cornwall Council and held at the Paris Hotel in Coverack this morning. […]
    • Policing on the agenda for the St Blazey, Fowey and Lostwithiel Community Network Panel Meeting
      Local residents are being invited to hear about policing at the St Blazey, Fowey and Lostwithiel Community Network Panel meeting on Monday 19 June. At the meeting Alison Hernandez, the elected Police and Crime Commissioner for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, will be updating the panel and answering questions on the Police and Crime Plan and […]
    • Lets have a second referendum on Brexit
      Now we have been educated with the problems of Brexit. We now realise its a big mistake to get out of Europe.Even The EU realises that. Why do not we go for a second referendum and test the water again.Parliament keeps telling us they are working for the will of the people.I hate to tell […]
    • Disaster is on its way for the UK economy
      Over the last 40 years we became involved with many activities linked to the EU. These will now have to be moved to a EU Country. This will mean loss of jobs for the UK and a disaster for the economy Trade needs to be linked to the EU. There is not enough for us […]
    • Second Referendum is our only hope
      The Election failed to show us any way forward.We are now in a worse situation. We have to reconsider our situation and ask the public to reconsider their situation NOW before we negotiate with the EU We need to have another referendum. We need to state on the voting document If we vote out it […]
    • Government needs an Action List
      Now The Government is on the back seat mainly because of their own demise. The only answer now is a soft or weaker Brexit. But is it worth going through the pain considering a soft or weaker weaker Brexit. Why not save the turmoil and have another referendum. Maybe the younger voters will now realise […]
    • Brexit and an Election WHAT NEXT ?
      Having an election before Brexit. This appears to gives the Government a chance to impose more ways of getting our money. ie rewrite the Manifesto. WHOSE THE PENSIONER VOTING CONSERVATIVE The country has also had to accept for years that dementia is not an illness and we have to pay for it. Really? Now The […]
    • THE POWER OF THE EU
      Leaving The EU is much more complicated than we all thought. Do we continue in it and change the rules. Employment- We still need to allow employers employ Euro Nationals. We have do not have enough trained educated candidates in the UK. Extreme control over stopping immigration will be harmful and disaster for us. Trade- […]
    • Election is a bit of a gamble
      Half the country never wanted to get out of Europe. They still do not. They will not vote Labour because it would be a wasted vote. They could vote Lib Dem hoping that a power shift away from The Conservatives will dilute a Hard Brexit.
    • Brexit again it will not go away
      We had the vote because the politicians could not decide whether we stayed in The EU. Just over half of the country agreed to leave. We are really still in a position where half the country wants to stay in. How can we find a solution to sort this. The only answer is we have […]
    • Brexit is still not looking well
      The government seem to be doing what governments are good at. Do every thing the population do not want. Most people probably voted out because the EU would not listen and would not put some control over immigration. I say control I do not mean preventing or creating state registers. I agree Human rights also […]
    • SECURITY ISSUES
      Most of the cameras installed in UK government sites appear to be made in China. Its time the orders were given to a company that is UK based. Hinkley Point Power Station the other issue- Will it ever get built maybe The Government takes that view. We will see how we get on with the […]
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