Category Archives: Staffordshire

Sexual Grooming Arrest after Altercation in Tamworth

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted sexual grooming of a child following reports of an altercation, Staffordshire Police said. The 49-year-old man was arrested in Hockley, Tamworth on Friday night. An incident occurred between the man and … Continue reading

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Help Shape the Future of Policing in Tamworth

People aged 18 and over in Tamworth are being urged to step forward to join their local Safer Neighbourhood Panel (SNP) to help hold the Local Police Commander to account and look at wider criminal justice and community safety issues … Continue reading

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Carrying a Knife in Staffordshire Could Lead to a Spell Behind Bars

As part of Staffordshire Police’s efforts to reduce knife-related crime, they are launching a new Knife Amnesty for 2017 and are hoping it will take more bladed items off the streets. If you carry a knife or have a dangerous … Continue reading

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Have Your Say on Staffordshire’s Roads

Staffordshire County Council are asking residents to have their say on Staffordshire’s road network and play their part in future improvements through a survey issued this week. A sample of 3,300 Staffordshire residents is being issued with the National Highways … Continue reading

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Security Level Raised to Critical: Keeping Staffordshire’s Communities Safe and Reassured

Following the announcement last night (Tuesday May 23rd) by the Prime Minster Theresa May to raise the national security level to Critical, Staffordshire Police want to reassure their communities that they are working hard to keep us safe. Moving to … Continue reading

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Drayton Manor Theme Park Ride Closed in Major Incident

A ride at Drayton Manor theme park has been closed following a major incident. The park said Splash Canyon was shut on Tuesday due to reports of someone falling into the water. Staffordshire Police said a girl, believed to be … Continue reading

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Optimistic About Future of Sir Robert Peel Hospital

Last Monday (16 Jan), I attended Staffordshire County Council’s Joint Health Scrutiny Accountability Session with Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, and I have to say that I was very surprised not to see any opposition Councillors from Tamworth especially as … Continue reading

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