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Woman, 52, arrested for growing cannabis

Woman, 52, arrested for growing cannabis

A 52-year-old woman remains in Police custody at Thorpe Wood Police station following the discovery of a cannabis farm in Over.
Dangerous driver disqualified for two years after injuring motorcyclist

Dangerous driver disqualified for two years after injuring motorcyclist

A driver who seriously injured a motorcyclist in February last year has been sentenced.
Prolific thief jailed and given Criminal Behaviour Order

Prolific thief jailed and given Criminal Behaviour Order

A man who committed thefts all across Cambridgeshire, including Westgate, Peterborough, has been jailed and handed a two-year Criminal Behaviour Order.
Car thief ordered to repay £11,000

Car thief ordered to repay £11,000

A prolific keyless car thief who committed 10 thefts in Peterborough has been ordered to pay back more than £11,000 of his ill-gotten gains. 
Online form could give protection from domestic abuse

Online form could give protection from domestic abuse

A new online form launched by Cambridgeshire Constabulary makes it easier to seek protection from domestic abuse.
Robber raided store while on bail for separate knife offence

Robber raided store while on bail for separate knife offence

An armed man who tried to rob a Peterborough convenience store at knife-point while on bail for a separate knife offence has been jailed for four years.
Pair jailed following theft at Queensgate Boots store

Pair jailed following theft at Queensgate Boots store

Two people have been jailed following a burglary at Boots chemist at Queensgate in Peterborough where toiletries were stolen.
9 arrests during county lines crackdown

9 arrests during county lines crackdown

Officers across Cambridgeshire have made nine arrests, seized drugs, cash and mobile phones as part of a week of action on drug-related crime as part of a county lines crackdown.
DCI lifts lid on gang exploitation among city's young adults

DCI lifts lid on gang exploitation among city's young adults

‘County Lines is our priority and we are committed to safeguarding young people being exploited by these gangs’, says Detective Chief Inspector Chris O‘Brien, the force’s tactical lead for county lines. 
School, vets and barbers among six properties raided in burglary spree

School, vets and barbers among six properties raided in burglary spree

 Six locations have been burgled in a September crime spree in Peterborough, including vets, a barbers and a school.