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Nearly 1,000 drivers tested in Northamptonshire’s summer anti-drink driving campaign

Nearly 1,000 motorists were tested as part of Northamptonshire Police’s summer campaign to track down those who break drink or drug driving laws.

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Police release sickening CCTV footage to keep people off railway lines

British Transport Police have released sickening CCTV footage to serve as a warning to young people over trespassing on railway lines.

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UK drivers commit 25,500 fuel thefts a year

UK drivers commit 25,500 fuel thefts a year

Filling stations across the UK have been hit by more than 25,000 incidents of fuel thefts in the last year, new figures have revealed.

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India Chipchase: Accused says he lived in ‘almost squalid’ house and collected pictures of ex-girlfriends

India Chipchase: Accused says he lived in ‘almost squalid’ house and collected pictures of ex-girlfriends

The man accused of raping and murdering India Chipchase has said he lived in a “almost squalid” house and drank up to three bottles of red wine a day.

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Large quantity of tools stolen from a van parked at Sixfields in Northampton

Large quantity of tools stolen from a van parked at Sixfields in Northampton

A van parked in the cinema car park at Sixfields was targeted by thieves.

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Kayak used by children on River Nene stolen from riverbank

Kayak used by children on River Nene stolen from riverbank

A kayak was stolen from along the River Nene in Northampton.

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Under pressure steel giant Tata has been fined �2 million after two employees at its Corby works lost body parts in avoidable work accidents

Corby steelworks fined £2m after employees lost limbs in poorly guarded machinery

Under pressure steel giant Tata has been fined £2 million after two employees at its Corby works lost body parts in “avoidable” work accidents.

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Flowers at the scene where Mary Davies died after being involved in a collision with a car.

Motorist denies causing death of Northampton jogger by careless driving

A 23-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to causing the death of a jogger by careless driving on a country road near Northampton.

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Charlotte Hart, 19, left, was killed in a shooting at a gym complex in Spalding last week. An inquest into her death is to open tomorrow.

Inquest into the death of Northampton student killed in Spalding triple shooting to open tomorrow

An inquest into the death of a University of Northampton student killed by her father in a leisure centre shooting will open tomorrow.

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A number of items are now banned in Kettering's town centre.

Kettering’s new PSPO laws: What you need to know

Kettering Council’s new Public Spaces Protection Order officially came into force yesterday.

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Crash in Higham Road

Man arrested for drink-driving after car ends up on its side in Rushden

A man was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after the car he was driving ended up on its side on one of the main roads into Rushden.

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Ex-landlord says man accused of India Chipchase murder ‘did not want to touch things that were dirty’

Ex-landlord says man accused of India Chipchase murder ‘did not want to touch things that were dirty’

The former landlord of the Northampton man accused of murdering India Chipchase has told a jury his tenant was a “loner” who could be “very hard to get away from” once he started talking.

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Officers have released a CCTV image of two men who may be able to assist in an investigation into an alleged burglary which took place at a medical centre in Northampton.

Images released of two men police would like to speak to after burglary at Northampton medical centre

A CCTV image has been released of two men police believe may be able to assist in an investigation into an alleged burglary which took place at a medical centre in Northampton.

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Similar take action days have been held in Corby in the past, including this one on the Kingswood estate

Corby residents to be asked what matters to them with crime and policing

People in Corby will be asked for their views on the issues they think their local police officers should be tackling.

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Winnington Close, Rectory Farm

Pedestrian, 56, hit by a car following argument in Northampton street

A woman was taken to Northampton General Hospital after being hit by a car early yesterday morning.

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Police want to trace a teenager who exposed himself to a girl in Rectory Farm.

Teen flasher exposed himself to 11-year-old in Northampton

A teenager is being sought by police after he indecently exposed himself to an 11-year-old girl in Northampton.

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James Watson on the beach

Man suspected of murdering schoolboy posts photos from abroad where he is having fun in the sun

A man suspected of murdering a schoolboy is believed to have fled from Northampton to Portugal where he has posted photos of himself having fun in the sun.

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Accused in India Chipchase trial told neighbour he was ‘trained to kill with his bare hands’

Accused in India Chipchase trial told neighbour he was ‘trained to kill with his bare hands’

The alleged murderer of India Chipchase told his neighbour he had been in the Army and was “trained to kill people with his bare hands”, a jury has been told.

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‘Man accused of India Chipchase murder put his hands round my throat and tried to kiss me’, woman tells jury

‘Man accused of India Chipchase murder put his hands round my throat and tried to kiss me’, woman tells jury

A woman who knew India Chipchase’s alleged murderer has told a jury he pinned her against a wall with his hands around her throat and then tried to kiss her.

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Warning over phone upgrade scam

Alert: Mobile phone upgrade fraud

Mobile phone users are being warned over a new scam designed to obtain personal and financial details from unsuspecting members of the public.

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