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Drug user stole £340 of  Lancôme  face creams from Boots

Drug user stole £340 of Lancôme face creams from Boots

A 23-year-old drug user has admitted stealing face cream worth more than £300 from Boots Chemist in Peterborough. 
Man charged with burglary of power tools and jewellery

Man charged with burglary of power tools and jewellery

A 25-year-old man has been charged with the burglary of power tools and jewellery from a Peterborough property.
Thieves damage property and steal goods worth £5000

Thieves damage property and steal goods worth £5000

Items worth £5,000 were stolen from a property in Peterborough after thieves smashed through a door
New Neighbourhood Watch in Peterborough to tackle anti-social behaviour

New Neighbourhood Watch in Peterborough to tackle anti-social behaviour

About 50 residents organised and set up a new neighbourhood watch in Lakeside Edge, Hampton, Peterborough, to tackle anti-social activity 
Mapped: Every crime in Peterborough in July

Mapped: Every crime in Peterborough in July

More than 2,400 crimes were reported in Peterborough in July, an increase of nearly 12% on last month's statistics.
How to spot the warning signs of modern slavery

How to spot the warning signs of modern slavery

Cambridgeshire Constabulary has advised on how to spot the signs of modern slavery following a survey which found over half of respondents wouldn't notice them.
Five men threatened victim with metal pole in attempted burglary in Helpston

Five men threatened victim with metal pole in attempted burglary in Helpston

Five men threatened a victim with a metal pole during an attempted burglary in Peterborough in the early hours of Monday morning.
Burglary prevention advice issued for bank holiday weekend

Burglary prevention advice issued for bank holiday weekend

Cambridgeshire Constabulary has issued a warning for those heading away on stay-cations this weekend, providing tips on how to prevent burglary.
Dispersal order for Peterborough in response to ‘gang-related tensions’

Dispersal order for Peterborough in response to ‘gang-related tensions’

A dispersal order has been put in place in Peterborough for yet another weekend in a bid to reduce crime and disorder. 
Armed police visit Lincoln Road after reports of 'axe man'

Armed police visit Lincoln Road after reports of 'axe man'

Armed police were sent out to Lincoln Road in the early hours of this morning following sightings of a man 'with an axe'