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Fancy a career change? Fast track your way to detective in two years

Thames Valley Police is launching a new career pathway for people to go from police officer to detective constable - in just two years.

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The horse, Burt, has been rehomed

Bucks woman sentenced after breaching animal ban for the THIRD time

A woman has been fined and given a suspended prison sentence after she breached an animal disqualification order for a third time.

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Carlton Close Play Park Aylesbury. Photo: Google Maps

Man arrested on suspicion of raping 16-year-old girl at Aylesbury play park

Thames Valley Police has arrested a man on suspicion of rape in the Meandowcroft area of Aylesbury.

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‘Paedophile hunters should work alongside police’

‘Paedophile hunters should work alongside police’

So-called ‘paedophile hunters’ should be recruited to work alongside police forces to help tackle child sexual exploitation says a leading police and crime commissioner.

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More than 11,000 new cases of FGM reported, NHS reveals

More than 11,000 new cases of FGM reported, NHS reveals

Latest figures from the NHS has revealed that there has been 11, 471 newly recorded cases of FGM in England in the last two years.

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Drop in crime rate ‘due to less exposure to lead’

Drop in crime rate ‘due to less exposure to lead’

Removing lead from petrol and paints has sparked a dramatic drop in crime levels, suggests new research.

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Hunt for three men who burgled house in Buckingham on two consecutive days

Police are hunting a group of men who broke into the same house in Buckingham on two successive days.

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Pocketwatch among items stolen as home burgled in Bucks village

A vintage German pocketwatch, cash and jewellery have been stolen from a home in Botolph Claydon.

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Neighbours step in after scammers targeted vulnerable pensioner up to three times a week - and you could help your neighbours too

Neighbours of an elderly Buckinghamshire resident have been described as ‘Scams Heroes’ for alerting Trading Standards officers to doorstep rogue sellers pestering her as often as three times a week.

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‘Unsafe’ taxis removed from our roads during police operation across Aylesbury, Buckingham and MK

A police operation targeting taxis stopped 18 vehicles across Buckinghamshire last month.

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BT customers warned over fake bill

BT customers warned over fake bill

Consumers are being warned of a fake invoice from BT which aims to install banking malware on their computer.

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Police gather by woodland next to the lake on Watermead

UPDATED: Ambulance on scene as police swarm on woodland at Watermead in Aylesbury after reports of missing dog walker

An ambulance has arrived at the scene after police swarmed on woodland near the lake on Watermead in Aylesbury after local reports that a dog walker has gone missing.

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Justin Georcelin has absconded from Springhill open prison

Inmate who was branded ‘a danger to the public’ by judge who sentenced him 11 years ago absconds from Springhill prison

Police are hunting for an inmate who absconded from Springhill open prison in Grendon Underwood late on Sunday night.

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Appeal launched as elderly woman from Northamptonshire declared missing

A 74-year-old woman from Old Stratford is missing with the police becoming increasingly concerned for her welfare.

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Scam ticket website sells non-existent tickets

Scam ticket website sells non-existent tickets

Gig-goers have been left empty handed after a website sold non-existent tickets to Robbie Williams concerts and UK festivals.

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Kodi add-ons shut down in a crackdown on illegal streaming

Kodi add-ons shut down in a crackdown on illegal streaming

TV media player Kodi has closed two of its most popular streaming channels following a lawsuit from US satellite broadcaster Dish Network.

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Voters go to the polls a month today

NATIONAL BREAKING: Armed police hold man at gunpoint outside Parliament

Parliament has been put on lockdown this morning after armed police detained a man at gunpoint.

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A staggering 8 out of 10 motorists have suffered from road rage in the last year

A staggering 8 out of 10 motorists have suffered from road rage in the last year

A shocking eight out of 10 British motorists say they have fallen victim to road rage in the past year.

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Snap poll finds 75% want British police routinely armed

Snap poll finds 75% want British police routinely armed

A snap poll has suggested that that three quarters of Johnston Press readers would back the routine arming of police officers in the UK.

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County Hall flags at half mast in respect for London Bridge and Borough Market victims

Flags at County Hall in Aylesbury were flying at half mast today (Monday June 5) as a mark of respect to those caught up in Saturday evening’s terror attack at London Bridge and Borough Market.

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