Category Archives: Staffordshire

Drugs, Weapons and Cash Seized in Police Raids in Tamworth

Staffordshire Police have seized drugs, weapons, stolen items and cash in a series of raids at addresses in Tamworth. Between 21 September and 1 October, five addresses in the Glascote and Belgrave areas were targeted under Misuse of Drugs Act … Continue reading

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Car Key Alert from Staffordshire Police

Staffordshire Police are reminding residents to be on their guard and to review home and vehicle security following an increase in the number of burglaries where offenders have targeted the property with a view to stealing the keys and vehicle … Continue reading

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Increase in Hate Crime Charges Brought by Staffordshire Police

The number of charges brought by Staffordshire Police for hate crime offences has risen by 16% in the last year, in line with nationally reported increases. Chief Superintendent Jeff Moore, of Staffordshire Police, said the increase in charging for hate … Continue reading

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Still Time to Sign up to Staffordshire Fire’s Cadets+ Scheme in Tamworth

There is still time to sign-up to this summer’s Cadets+ Scheme with Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service. The course, based at Tamworth Community Fire Station, starts on Saturday August 26 but the Service will be accepting applications until the end … Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Protection Orders Protect Victims and Help Reduce Police Demand

Staffordshire Police has said the introduction of orders to protect people from domestic violence has resulted in a significant drop in the number of incidents reported after an order is issued. According to research conducted in partnership with Staffordshire University … Continue reading

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Tamworth’s Rail Passengers to Get New Longer Trains with More Seats

Tamworth’s rail passengers who travel on the West Coast line between London Euston and Crewe will get new longer trains with more seats and more space as nearly £1 billion is invested in services on the West Midlands network. There … Continue reading

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Be Aware – Bogus Officials/Distraction Burglaries

Staffordshire Police are urging residents, particularly the elderly and vulnerable, to be on their guard as they continue to receive reports of bogus officials and distraction burglaries across the County. They are reminding residents to never allow any unsolicited visitors … Continue reading

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