From the Crime Archives
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3rd Jan Police are appealing for information after a number of power tools were stolen from an engineering firm in Glossop last month. Five drills and an angle grinder were taken during a break-in at the business at Turnlee Works on Charlestown Road, sometime between 2:15pm on Friday, December 8, and 10am on Saturday, December 9. Anyone […]
14th Dec A man and a woman have been charged with drug supply offences after heroin and crack cocaine were discovered at a house in Chapel-en-le-Frith. A Derbyshire Police spokesman said officers carried out a search warrant on Tuesday, November 28, on Marsh Way. He added: “They discovered drugs, believed to be heroin and crack cocaine, drug […]
11th Dec Police have released pictures of two men they would like to speak to about the theft of a purse in Glossop town centre. At around 8:15pm on Tuesday, November 28, a 58-year-old woman was in the Norfolk Arms Hotel on Norfolk Square when a man came around handing out leaflets. When he left, the woman […]
8th Dec A man from Stalybridge has been sentenced to 50 weeks behind bars after he stole a Poppy Appeal collection tin from Gamesley, goods from a store in Simmondley and also from one in Glossop. 30-year-old Dean Vincent Walker, of Cambridge Street, also answered charges of thefts from stores in Dukinfield, Stalybridge and a bar in […]
7th Dec Police in New Mills have been working with other forces to identify any youngsters who may be causing a nuisance in the area.  Officers from the New Mills and Hayfield Safer Neighbourhood Policing Team have been acting on reports of groups of youngsters visiting the town from other areas and working with neighbouring forces in […]
4th Dec A man distracted a woman in a pub in Glossop in order to steal her purse. A 58-year-old woman was in the Norfolk Arms Hotel in Norfolk Square when a man came around handing out leaflets. When he left, the woman realised that the purse she had put on the table in front of her […]
23rd Nov Police in Hadfield are reminding residents to be alert and security conscious, following a number of recent reports of someone trying door handles in the early hours. The incidents were reported to have happened between 2am and 3am on Thursday, November 16, in the Mersey Bank Road and Round Hill Close areas. PCSO Brian Buller, […]
23rd Nov Police are to target residents’ concerns about road safety on a stretch of road through Birch Vale. People living in the area around the A6015, Hayfield Road, have said they are worried about motorists speeding, using their mobile phones and driving with consideration for residents and other road users. As well as setting up spot […]
23rd Nov Police are appealing for information after a van was targeted by thieves and a number of power tools were stolen in Glossop. A circular saw, jigsaw, angle grinder, drill, and driver were among the items taken from the Ford Transit, which had been parked on King Street sometime between Tuesday, November 7, and Thursday, November […]
17th Nov A man was left with facial injuries after an alleged assault in a nightclub in Glossop town centre. The 40-year-old was knocked to the floor unconscious, sometime between 12am and 12:45am on Sunday, October 15, on the dancefloor in Club Revolution. He was then helped out of the club on Railway Street by friends. Police […]