VIDEO: Brave victim of ‘devious’ Spotted Portsmouth stalker praised by charity

DOMESTIC abuse workers have praised the bravery of stalking victim whose evidence jailed a ‘devious’ man who ‘trashed’ the woman’s life over seven months.

Jailed: Paul Nelson

‘Thick black cloud’ hangs over stalking victim

THE victim stalked by Paul Nelson said she suffers a ‘thick black cloud’ over her when the convicted obsessive waged ‘psychological warfare’.

Michael Woods

‘Extremely rude’ pensioner keeps his licence after knocking traffic officer unconscious on A3M

A PENSIONER convicted of careless driving after crashing into a Highways England officer and knocking him unconscious has been allowed to keep his licence.

JAILED Paul Nelson

‘Devious’ stalker behind Spotted Portsmouth jailed for launching ‘psychological warfare’ against victim

The ‘devious’ stalker behind Spotted Portsmouth who plagued a woman’s life for seven months has been jailed for almost two years.

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Graffiti about ‘shooting’ is sprayed on Portsmouth magistrates’ court building

Bizarre graffiti has been scrawled on a court building in Portsmouth.

Jailed: Paul Nelson

Secret life of ‘sinister’ stalker behind Spotted Portsmouth Facebook page is revealed

STALKER Paul Nelson will be sentenced in Portsmouth today – and the extent of his harassment of a woman was revealed in court after he admitted the charge on the first day of his trial.


Your chance to quiz Hampshire police’s chief constable

MEMBERS of the public are being invited to quiz the county’s top police officers.


Meet the Portsmouth primary school pupils tackling hate crime head on

YOUNGSTERS have been taking part in a project giving them a ‘safe space’ in a bid to stamp out hate crime.

PC James Street

Hampshire police officer sacked for stealing £2,000 from evidence lock-up

A POLICE officer has been sacked for stealing £2,106 from an evidence lock-up.

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Ali Rahman is upset after his taxi

Portsmouth taxi driver’s fury at vandalism

A TAXI driver has told of his frustration after his car was damaged.

Paul Nelson outside Portsmouth Crown Court at an earlier hearing

‘Sinister’ man behind Spotted Portsmouth admits stalking woman for six months

THE ‘sinister’ man behind the Spotted Portsmouth Facebook page stalked a woman for six months forcing her to consider fleeing the city, a court heard.

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WATCH: Drone footage captures snowy Portsmouth

A drone camera has captured brilliant images of a snow-covered Portsmouth.

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Man to face drug-driving charge after fatal A32 crash

A MAN is due in court charged with death by careless driving after a two-car crash.

Portsmouth South MP Stephen Morgan

Portsmouth MP demands Hampshire crime commissioner spend cash in ‘rainy day’ fund

AN MP has demanded crime commissioner Michael Lane immediately spend cash stored away for a ‘rainy day’ on frontline policing.

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The Tazik yacht

Yacht used to smuggle six men into the UK sold at auction for £15,000

A YACHT used to smuggled six men into the country at Hayling Island has been sold for £15,000.

Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner Michael Lane

Police officers polled in confidence vote over Hampshire’s crime commissioner Michael Lane

UNDER-FIRE crime commissioner Michael Lane is facing a crisis vote as all police officers across the county have been asked if they have confidence in him, The News can reveal.

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Portsmouth Magistrates' Court

Here are the latest cases from the courts

Here are the latest cases from Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court.

Apollo Badran, seven, who died on holiday in Lanzarote

‘Apollo’s name will live on’ – dad of drowned Portsmouth boy plans water safety charity

THE family of a boy who drowned on holiday hope his name will live on as they plan to launch a water safety charity.

Martin Olaiye has been jailed eight years after an assault

Pal who punched friend in the face caught after seven years on the run

A MAN who went on the run for more than seven years after being convicted of breaking his friend’s jaw with a single blow has been jailed.

Apollo Badran

Family pays touching tribute to seven-year-old Portsmouth boy who died in Lanzarote pool

FAMILY of Apollo Badran have paid tribute to the ‘wonderfully creative’ youngster.

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