Inquest records that elderly couple were ‘unlawfully killed’

An elderly couple were brutally and unlawfully killed at their home an inquest concluded.

Aram Tadevossian, 56, of Goldsmith Avenue, Southsea, Portsmouth was jailed for four and a half years at Canterbury Crown Court after admitting assisting unlawful immigration into the UK

Portsmouth man jailed for smuggling Iraqi children to UK

A PORTSMOUTH man who tried to smuggle 11 Iraqis into the UK claiming he was acting on humanitarian grounds has been jailed.

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In the Courts – latest update

In the Courts – latest update

n Andrew South, 26, of Blossom Drive, Waterlooville, admitted drink-driving on May 27 in London Road, Widley.

Metropolitan Police  photos of Kenneth Regan and William Horncy who have been named by Hampshire Police as prime suspects in the unsolved murder case of Michael Schallamach dating back more than 20 years.

Police name convicted killers as suspects in unsolved Hampshire murder case

Two notorious killers have been named by Hampshire Police as prime suspects in an unsolved murder case dating back more than 20 years.

Emptifish - from left, Craig Boyd, George Hart and Ian Parmiter Picture: Paul Windsor

Legendary Pompey band Emptifish to play fundraising gig for Andrew Bache

CULT Pompey rock band Emptifish are to headline a gig to fundraise for injured football fan Andrew Bache.


Scrutineers pledge their support to crime head

POLITICIANS have pledged to support the police and crime commissioner.

A ceremony marking the 185th anniversary of the Special Constabulary in Hampshire at Winchester Cathedral 
Picture: Jan Brayley/Hampshire police

Ceremony marks 185 years of Hampshire’s Special Constabulary

JUST a few years ago volunteer police were told to walk a step behind regular officers.

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Somervell Drive in Fareham

Man exposes himself to 14-year-old girl in Fareham

A MAN indecently exposed himself to a 14-year-old girl in Fareham.


Man held over shop robbery bid

More than 1,000 vehicles left unattended near Gatwick Airport.

Mud-covered cars left unattended in Gatwick Aiport ‘parking scam’

More than 1,000 cars were found unattended during a Sussex Police investigation into ‘rogue’ parking companies near Gatwick Airport.

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Police find body in car near Sussex beach

Police discovered a body in a parked car following concerned calls for the welfare of a man.

Graffiti showing 'UKIP' and 'DIRTY POLISH' spray-painted on the wall near the war memorial at Guildhall Square in Portsmouth evOjQFoHyCvZCib_68OE

Hampshire police say reported hate crime has not spiked since Brexit

HATE crimes have not increased in the wake of the EU referendum, Hampshire police has said.

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Hampshire Police launch racism investigation after Radio 4 Brexit interview

Hampshire Police have launched an investigation after a man used a racist term during an interview with a BBC radio presenter.

MP calls for suspension of former Hampshire chief constable

MP calls for suspension of former Hampshire chief constable

A chief constable should be suspended while an investigation into his management of a child sex abuse inquiry is ongoing, an MP has said.

Gina's in Clayhall Road Gosport

‘Go on, get out!’: Shopkeeper Gina, 71, foils armed robber

PENSIONER Gina Stent fought off an armed robber after he demanded she hand over cash.

Brendon Willis and Neal Stacey together in the early hours of January 1 outside Kwiki Mart in Albert Road, Southsea

Axe murder: Portsmouth man cleared of cleaning and hiding weapon

JURORS have dramatically cleared a man accused of washing and hiding an axe used in a gruesome murder.

Jan Trust director Sajda Mughal speaks to local women on a Web Guardians course in Portsmouth.
 Picture: Portsmouth City Council

How mums are tackling online extremism in Portsmouth

MUMS have been enlisted in the fight against online extremism.

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Portsmouth Magistrates' Court

In the Courts – latest update

n Stuart Emmerson, 35, of Cranbury Road, Southampton, admitted driving while using a mobile phone on June 9 in Victoria Road.

Police are investigating the attempted robbery

Pensioner foils knife-wielding robber in Gosport

A KNIFE-WIELDING masked robber was stopped from raiding a shop by a 71-year-old woman.

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Shoppers evacuated from Ikea store

SHOPPERS were alarmed this morning after an Ikea megastore was evacuated.

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