Category Archives: Crime

Nottinghamshire police criminalise legal highs

The Nottinghamshire police force is first in the country to use new anti-social behaviour legislation to stop sales of”legal highs”.

Posted in Crime, Drugs, Government, Health, Legislation, Police Force, Students, Uncategorized

Absent fathers linked to juvenile crime

Research shows young people are more likely to become criminals if their father is absent from their life – with boys being affected more than girls.

Posted in Crime, family, Fathers | Tagged ,

Police and Crime Commission to help fund Street Pastors

Nottingham’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Paddy Tipping told CBJ that following the recent funding cuts, they have decided to grant funds to keep the project.

Posted in Crime, Health, Issues | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Assault in Upper Parliament Street: man arrested on suspicion of GBH

A man has been arrested after an assault of a 21 year-old male who is now in serious condition in the Queen’s Medical Centre.

Posted in Crime | Tagged , , , , ,

People feel safer than ever in Nottingham

Figures from the Crime Survey of England and Wales say people in Nottingham feel safer than ever with crime dropping for the first time in over 30 years.

Posted in Crime | Tagged , , , ,

Nottinghamshire residents beware of latest email scam

Nottinghamshire County Council is warning residents about an email scam charging £15 for health insurance that is free to European residents.

Posted in Crime | Tagged ,

Drugs scanners to be introduced to Nottinghamshire prisons

A new generation of drugs scanners are being bought for use in prisons across England and Wales, including HMP Nottingham.

Posted in Crime