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Alarm raised over Portsmouth ‘doctor’ with no ID

A MAN claiming to be a doctor giving out flu jabs fled after being challenged by a suspicious resident.

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John Waterman, left, and John Rooney, admitted tending as genuine counterfeit notes at Gunwharf Quays

Man avoids jail after being caught spending fake £50 notes at Gunwharf Quays

A MAN who was caught buying designer clothes with fake cash has been given a community order.

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Karel Doubleday leaving Portsmouth Magistrates' Court

‘We’ll catch you’ - warning goes out to blue badge abusers in Portsmouth after more court cases

FRAUDSTERS flouting parking rules and misusing disabled badges have been told - if you break the law, we’ll punish you.

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Police praise Portsmouth pupils’ anti-hate crime campaign

EFFORTS to battle hate crime have earned children at a Portsmouth school top praise from the county’s police force.

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Guidance is given out by the police ahead of Halloween

TRICK or treaters are being warned by police not to scare elderly residents this Halloween.

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‘Urgent action’ needed after child grooming figures rocket by 64%

THERE has been a 68 per cent rise in the number of child grooming offences recorded in Hampshire.

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Thug leaves woman, 24, in hospital after attack

A WOMAN needed to have stitches in her head after a teenager battered her with a piece of wood.

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Woman taken to hospital after thug attacks her with a lump of wood in Portsmouth

A WOMAN needed to have stitches in her head after a short teenager battered her with a piece of wood.

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REGIONAL: Woman arrested after three-year-old girl is found dead

A 35-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a three-year-old girl.

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‘Urgent action’ needed after sharp increase in Hampshire child grooming offences

There has been a 68 per cent rise in the number of child grooming offences recorded in Hampshire.

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Violent crime reports in Hampshire double in four years

THE number of violent crimes reported in Hampshire has more than doubled in the past four years, new figures show.

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Cllr Rob New

Top councillor says former MP’s appointment in senior police role was a ‘terrible case of cronyism’

A TOP councillor says the decision to give a former city MP a senior policing position was a ‘terrible case of cronyism’.

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NATIONAL: Shocking video shows two men collapsed in middle of city centre street after getting high on zombie drug Spice

This is the shocking moment two men who appeared to be high on zombie drug Spice collapsed in the middle of a busy city centre street.

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WATCH: Southsea Common and major roads closed after ‘firework explodes in bin’

Southsea Common and major roads have been closed off by police this afternoon after reports of a firework exploding in a bin.

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LETTER OF THE DAY

I hear reported on the BBC News that the Metropolitan Police have issued guidelines to their officers not to respond to low level crime such as burglaries and the like unless the criminal can be identified.

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CCTV issued after man is assaulted at Portsmouth pub

Police have issued CCTV of a man they are looking for in connection with an assault at a pub in Portsmouth.

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Police operation identifies cars on Hampshire roads without insurance

AN OPERATION targeting uninsured drivers has been such a success it is being rolled out by other forces across the country.

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Trooper Chris May, from Bognor Regis, was in Las Vegas following training with the American army

Chichester-born soldier ran to save victims of Vegas shooting

A BRAVE soldier has told of the moment he risked his life to help victims of the Las Vegas shooting atrocity.

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Police hunt man after unprovoked attack near Gunwharf Quays

Police are hunting for a man they would like to speak to about an unprovoked attack on a man near Gunwharf Quays.

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Scott Jeffree. Picture: Hampshire Constabulary

Manhunt for Paulsgrove’s Scott Jeffree after woman is left with serious facial injuries

Police are appealing for the public’s help in finding this man after a woman was allegedly assaulted.

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