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'Trapped' casualty rescued following road collision

'Trapped' casualty rescued following road collision

Fire crews rescued a ‘trapped casualty’ following a crash near Peterborough on Tuesday.
New sentencing guidelines on attacks against police introduced

New sentencing guidelines on attacks against police introduced

Courts have been urged to make full use of new guidelines to ensure sentences reflect the physical and mental harm caused by assaults on police officers.
Arrests made and drugs seized in Gunthorpe, Fletton and Hampton

Arrests made and drugs seized in Gunthorpe, Fletton and Hampton

Police have seized drugs and made 13 arrests as part of an operation to tackle dealing and associated violence across Peterborough and Fenland.
BMW driver failed breath test after telling officers she hadn't had alcohol

BMW driver failed breath test after telling officers she hadn't had alcohol

A Peterborough motorist who had a collision with another car was found to be almost twice the drink-drive limit.
Criminal damage and arson reports increased by 92% in April - here's why

Criminal damage and arson reports increased by 92% in April - here's why

More than 2,200 crimes were reported in Peterborough in April– see them all on one map.
Two men sentenced following wake brawl

Two men sentenced following wake brawl

Two men have been sentenced for their part in a brawl in the aftermath of a wake at the Post Office Sports and Social Club in 2018.
Driver swerved from side to side before stopping for police

Driver swerved from side to side before stopping for police

A Wisbech driver has been disqualified again for his second drink-driving offence in four years.
Drink driver who was 'looking for escaped dog' banned from roads

Drink driver who was 'looking for escaped dog' banned from roads

A motorist caught over the alcohol limit the morning after a party has been banned from the roads.
Jail for brothers who led county lines cocaine gang

Jail for brothers who led county lines cocaine gang

Two brothers who ran a county line in Peterborough selling cocaine across the region have each been jailed for three-and-a-half years.
Driver given 10 points for separate speeding and drug-driving charges

Driver given 10 points for separate speeding and drug-driving charges

A Peterborough driver has admitted speeding on the same stretch of road three times in less than a fortnight.