From the Crime Archives
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25th Nov The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) are investigating after a man died in custody in Derbyshire in the early hours of yesterday morning (Thursday). The man, who was white and in his 50s, was taken into custody at Buxton Police Station on Wednesday after he was arrested at 1:30pm in the Peak District. At 2am on […]
24th Nov After sometimes seeing a seasonal rise in burglaries, Derbyshire police are urging people to think about their home security as opportunist thieves takes advantage of the dark nights to target homes. By taking some simple steps, residents can reduce this opportunity; Install motion-activated lights outside your home Make your home look occupied when you are […]
22nd Nov A man has pleaded not guilty over the murder of the dismembered body that was found in a lay-by near Tintwistle at the beginning of October. Ming Jiang, 42, from east Manchester spoke at Minshull Street Crown Court yesterday (Monday) to state his plea during a brief hearing. A member of the public discovered the […]
22nd Nov Police are appealing for information after a generator was stolen in Hadfield last week. The generator is described as being silver, old, 3ft by 3ft in size, and very heavy whereby it would require at least two people to carry it. It was taken from the rear yard of a shop on Kiln Lane in the town last […]
18th Nov Police are appealing for information after a Land Rover was stolen from Little Hayfield. Sometime between 10.30pm on Sunday, November 13, and 7.20am the following morning, thieves made off with a grey coloured Land Rover from along Glossop Road, Little Hayfield. The Land Rover was printed with ‘John Mellor Groundwork’ and had a registration plate of […]
17th Nov Motorists across the High Peak are being urged to lock it or lose it, after thieves target vans in the area. Since Monday, November 7, police have received reports of 15 vans being broken into across the High Peak, particularly in the areas of Buxton, Chapel-en-le-Frith, Whaley Bridge and Buxworth. Thieves have been targeting white […]
14th Nov Two houses were broken into on consecutive nights in Simmondley last week and police believe the two burglaries are linked. A house on Valley Road was burgled last Friday night (November 11), before a property on Green Lane was broken into the following night. Both were accessed via a conservatory door but it’s not believed […]
14th Nov Police are appealing for more information after six children’s jackets were stolen from Glossop’s Next store last week. A male and female were seen entering the store, situated in the Wren Nest Retail Park on Glossop Brook Road, at around 7pm last Friday evening (November 11). The male is described as being 6ft – with brown hair […]