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Peterborough trio sentenced for Bretton knife attack

Peterborough trio sentenced for Bretton knife attack

Three men have been jailed for a combined total of 23-and-a-half years after being found guilty of an attack on a man which left him with a six-inch wound to his arm.
Mapped: Every crime in Peterborough in May

Mapped: Every crime in Peterborough in May

More than 1,900 crimes were reported in Peterborough in May – see them all on one map.
Man jailed for threatening ex-partner with a taser

Man jailed for threatening ex-partner with a taser

A Huntingdon man was sentenced to 32 months in prison after he threatened his ex-partner with a taser
Police campaigns to reduce rapes post lockdown

Police campaigns to reduce rapes post lockdown

Cambridgeshire Police said 'People's safety is paramount' as it urges online daters to be alert and report suspicious activity when stepping out this weekend, as it campaigns to reduce rapes following lockdown.
Man charged with thefts and threatening behaviour

Man charged with thefts and threatening behaviour

A man from Peterborough has been charged with theft and threatening behaviour in relation to incidents at Tesco in Welland Road and McColl’s in Gunthorpe Road.
Motorcyclist taken to hospital after A47 collision

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after A47 collision

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital following a serious collision on the A47 near Thorney.
Peterborough woman who harassed boyfriend sentenced

Peterborough woman who harassed boyfriend sentenced

A woman who harassed her boyfriend and turned up at his workplace with a knife has been given an 18-month community order and a 35-day rehabilitation activity requirement.
Police appeal following burglary in Mayor’s Walk

Police appeal following burglary in Mayor’s Walk

Tools worth thousands of pounds were stolen in a burglary in Mayor’s Walk.
Cambridgeshire Constabulary consults on new police hub in Milton

Cambridgeshire Constabulary consults on new police hub in Milton

Cambridgeshire Constabulary is to hold a consultation on proposals for a new police station on the outskirts of Milton.
'It is an accident waiting to happen' - fears over street racing

'It is an accident waiting to happen' - fears over street racing

Neighbours in one area of Peterborough are being kept awake at night by noisy street racers who are putting the lives of other road users at risk.