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From the Crime Archives
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9th Dec Police are appealing for witnesses after tyres on a car in Hadfield Road in Hadfield were deliberately punctured. They say screws were put into the front and rear passenger tyres of a blue Vauxhall Corsa between 8am on Monday (December 5) and 8am the following day. PCSO Brian Buller said: “This may have seemed like […]
7th Dec Cars parked in Glossop have had their windscreen wipers snapped off and wing mirrors damaged. The latest incident took place on Victoria Street between 7.30pm last Sunday (December 4) and 6.30am on Monday (December 5). The car – a blue Toyota Corolla – had the wipers torn off the rear windscreen and the wing mirrors bent and forced […]
29th Nov Police are appealing for witnesses after a car was stolen from a house in Shirebrook in Glossop in the early hours of Tuesday morning. Police were called just after 1am after two suspicious men wearing hoodies were seen getting out of a car on Heron Close and walking up Scotty Brook Crescent. When officers arrived […]
28th Nov Police in Hadfield are appealing for information after two cars were damaged in the town last weekend. Sometime between 5.30pm last Saturday (November 26) and 12.30pm the following day, vandals damaged the wing mirrors of a red Kia Picanto and a silver Kia Sportage which were parked along Green Lane. PCSO Brian Buller, from the […]
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 […]