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One lane closed on M27 after crash

One lane has been closed on the M27 this morning after a crash.

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Data from NSPCC shows increase in child sex offences recorded in Hampshire

THE number of child sex offences recorded by Hampshire police rose to 2,634 last year, figures have shown.

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Cyber crime is on the rise

Portsmouth City Council heavily targeted by cyber hackers

CYBER hackers have targeted Portsmouth City Council hundreds of thousands of times since 2013, according to statistics.

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Vandal smashes car window on Hayling Island

THUGS threw a paving slab through the back window of a car, causing hundreds of pounds of damage.

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Ben Bartrip outside The Victualler

Bar owner in court after neighbours complain about ‘thudding bass’ live music

THE landlord of a trendy bar has denied loud music at his venue caused a nuisance.

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Arrest made over break-ins

POLICE have arrested a man following a number of break-ins across Portsmouth.

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Owner Paul Ojla at the Elegance club in Granada Road, Southsea

‘There’s absolutely no evidence’ – Lap dancing firm hits out over ‘prostitution’ claims at Portsmouth clubs

THE owner of the two city lapdancing clubs has blasted claims his operation houses prostitutes and drugs, branding them ‘categorically untrue’.

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Police in Middle Street, Portsmouth, over the weekend.

Man arrested for attempted murder after Portsmouth incident released

A MAN arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following an incident in Portsmouth has been released with no further action.

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Matthew Cobden arrives at Winchester Crown Court. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

REGIONAL: Trial told man caused death of boy, 13, by careless driving of high-performance Ferrari

A 39-year-old man lost control of a high-performance Ferrari F50, causing it to crash and launch into the air, killing a 13-year-old boy, a court has heard.

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Police at the scene of the attempted murder in Middle Street, Portsmouth

Students left concerned after 20-year-old man suffers ‘serious injuries’

STUDENTS have told of their concern after a 20-year-old man was left with serious injuries near to the University of Portsmouth.

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Man who damaged phone cables at 13 homes told to pay just £105

A MAN who damaged phone cables at 13 homes has been told to pay just £105.

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Drink-driver jailed for killing man riding pony and trap

A DRINK-driver has been sentenced after a man was killed in a collision.

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UPDATE: Roads closed after man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Portsmouth last night

UPDATE: Roads closed after man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Portsmouth last night

ROADS near the University of Portsmouth have been cordoned off after an incident last night which has led to the arrest of 21-year-old man from London on suspicion of attempted murder.

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Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after incident in Portsmouth last night

Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after incident in Portsmouth last night

A 21-year-old man from London has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a 20-year-old man from Birmingham was found with serious injuries shortly before midnight yesterday.

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Swansea City Centre. Credit: Wiki Commons (Labelled for reuse)

NATIONAL: Earthquake causes tremors south west of England and Wales

INVESTIGATIONS are taking place after a ‘magnitude 4.4’ earthquake affected the south west of England and Wales.

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Drink-driver jailed for killing man and injuring pony

Drink-driver jailed for killing man and injuring pony

A DRINK-driver has been sentenced after a man was killed in a collision.

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Purse thief fined £100

A TEENAGER who stole a purse was fined £100.

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Victoria Arthur

CPS welcome murder sentence for Portsmouth woman

The Crown Prosecution service has welcomed the sentence for Victoria Arthur who was sent to prison for 23 years for the murder of Nadine Burden.

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Magistrates ban stalker from contacting victims

A STALKER who distressed a man and woman for more than a month avoided prison.

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Man jailed for damage

A MAN was jailed for eight weeks for sending an offensive message, using threatening, abusive or disorderly behaviour and criminal damage.

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