Daily Echo: Crime news from across Hampshire)

Pregnant driver feared for life as man threw rock onto motorway

Daily Echo: Poilce shut M27 after bridge plunge

4:00am Friday 25th April 2014

A PREGNANT driver has told how she prayed when she saw a man standing on a bridge over a Hampshire motorway holding a large block above his head.

Violent prisoner on the run 'could be heading for Hampshire'

Daily Echo: Dean Evans

12:36pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A VIOLENT criminal on the run from prison is thought to be heading for Southampton.

Make up thief spared immediate jail term

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5:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON man has been spared an immediate jail term after stealing hundreds of pounds of cosmetics and other goods from two Hampshire stores.

Barton Peveril students watching out for each other's safety

Daily Echo: SAFETY: Students Jessica Campbell, Daniel Sharpe, Lauren Baverstock, Eleanor Simms, Jess Hemmings, Emily Dixon and James Davis with Laura Fisher and PCSO Bob Finch

4:05pm Thursday 24th April 2014

STUDENTS are doing their bit to keep their campus safer after a new scheme was launched.

£18k fraud leads to suspended jail sentence for school bursar

Daily Echo: Linda Whittaker: The former special school bursar denies fraud.

4:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

THE BURSAR of a special needs school has been given an 18-month suspended jail sentence for swindling £18,000 in faked overtime claims.

Suspended sentence for drug dealer

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6:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

POLICE discovered a bag of drugs under a door at a flat in Southampton’s inner city when they went to see a man in relation to another matter.

Oil pipeline theft suspects bailed

Daily Echo: Esso admit health and safety breach at Fawley after worker crushed to death

8:43am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

TWO men arrested in connection with the theft of tens of thousands of litres of fuel from one of the country’s main underground oil pipes have been bailed.

Gang of cigarette thieves strikes again

Daily Echo: Police at Hollyoak Stores in Holly Oak Road after the theft

5:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A GANG of cigarette thieves have struck again - the second time in just 48 hours in Southampton.

Voice your worries at police meet

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:40am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

POLICE in the New Forest are hosting their next neighbourhood surgery tomorrow.

UPDATED: Men arrested in connection with pipeline fuel theft

Daily Echo: Hunt for Hampshire fuel thieves

12:56pm Monday 21st April 2014

TWO men have been arrested in connection with the theft of tens of thousands of litres of fuel from one of the country’s main underground oil pipes.

Young girl left with 'worst injuries' after sustained beating

Daily Echo: Roger Gosden was sentenced to three years in jail.

4:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

A YOUNG girl was subjected to a “severe and deliberate beating” over a number of days, resulting in the worst injuries a doctor had seen in his professional career, a court heard.

Drink-driving ban

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:11am Thursday 17th April 2014

A HAMPSHIRE man was banned from driving for more than two years at Fareham magistrates’ court for drink-driving.

Stay of execution for troubled nightclub

Daily Echo: REPRIEVE: Police applied for a review of Club Regal's licence.

10:28am Wednesday 16th April 2014

IT is a venue that has been dogged by violence and drug-taking, where public safety has been put at risk and licensing laws flouted.

Ex-bank boss and Hampshire minister charged with drugs possession

Daily Echo: Paul Flowers arriving to answer bail today.

11:47am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Disgraced former Co-op Bank boss Paul Flowers has been charged with possession of drugs including cocaine, prosecutors said today.

Gang jailed for burglaries across Hampshire

Daily Echo: Luke Oliver

6:10pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

FOUR men have been jailed for a total of 15 and a half years after admitting conspiring to burgle several Hampshire shops.

Police launch inquiries after sabotage at cycling event

Daily Echo: Police launch inquiries after sabotage at cycling event

4:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

POLICE are carrying out door-to-door inquiries in the hunt for saboteurs who targeted a mass cycling event in Hampshire.

Saboteurs target mass cycling event

Daily Echo: Wiggle cyclists in the New Forest at the weekend.

7:30am Monday 14th April 2014

HUNDREDS of lives were put at risk after yet another attempt to sabotage a mass cycling event in Hampshire.

Gang jailed for luring teenager to attack

Daily Echo: Park on Southampton Common

5:30am Monday 14th April 2014

A GANG of violent thugs are today behind bars after “luring” a teenager to a Southampton park and unleashing a frightening attack on him.

Time to end 'Big Brother' powers of police and council?

Daily Echo: Watching you: George Orwell's 1984

3:17pm Sunday 13th April 2014

IT is more than 65 years since George Orwell created the concept of the all-seeing Big Brother for his novel Nineteen Eighty-Four.

Woman and puppy savaged by dog

Daily Echo: Michelle Parker and her puppy Toby

9:27am Friday 11th April 2014

A MUM has told of the terrifying moment an out-of-control dog attacked her in a public park, biting her face three times.

Tobacco seized in £500k tax evasion investigation

Daily Echo: An HMRC investigator

2:10pm Friday 11th April 2014

NEARLY three tonnes of tobacco was seized by officers investigating a £500,000 tax evasion.

Police raid at city shop

Daily Echo: The Shayona newsagent and Post Office

1:57pm Friday 11th April 2014

POLICE swooped on a Southampton newsagent his morning to execute a warrant to search the premises.

Nissan GT-R stolen in latest break-in car theft

Daily Echo: A Nissan GT-R

10:57am Friday 11th April 2014

DARING early morning raiders have struck again in a Hampshire town – stealing a top-of-therange sports car from the driveway.

House break-in car thieves strike again

Daily Echo: House break-in car thieves strike again

11:12am Thursday 10th April 2014

THIEVES have struck once again, targeting homes while residents are asleep and taking their cars.

Burglar tried to sell stolen items

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:24am Thursday 10th April 2014

A BURGLAR was caught after trying to sell stolen items at a Hampshire pawn shop, a court heard.

VIDEO: Cigarette raiders caught on CCTV

Daily Echo: VIDEO: Cigarette raiders caight on CCTV

5:40pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

THIS is the moment that a masked gang smashed their way into a Hampshire post office.

Did top cop order whitewash into probe at sex-scandal school?

Daily Echo: Chief constable Andy Marsh

9:51am Wednesday 9th April 2014

THE Daily Echo can today reveal the full explosive details of an investigation into Hampshire’s top police officer.

Road rage driver is locked up

Daily Echo: Ricky Severn

11:34am Wednesday 9th April 2014

A DRIVER was jailed after fracturing a man’s arm during a road rage incident.

Helicopter used in drugs raid

Daily Echo: Helicopter used in drugs raid

11:29am Wednesday 9th April 2014

POLICE officers are executing a drugs raid in the heart of a Hampshire community.

Bogus caller alert after 72 year old targeted

Daily Echo: Bogus caller alert after 72 year old targeted

7:58am Wednesday 9th April 2014

POLICE have issued an e-fit of a man they want to question after a bogus caller incident.

New CCTV clue in £7K card theft

Daily Echo: The second man sought in connection with the theft

12:24pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

POLICE have released a new CCTV image of a second man wanted in connection with a theft from a Winchester hotel.

Killer has appeal against murder conviction rejected

Daily Echo: LIFE: Omar Benguit

2:43pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

A HAMPSHIRE KILLER has today has had his appeal against his murder conviction rejected by judges today.

Taxi driver spared jail after pub brawl

Daily Echo: Southampton cabbie spared jail

10:40am Tuesday 8th April 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON taxi driver who sparked a violent brawl in a city pub has been spared jail.

Fake police officers in distraction burglary

Daily Echo: A Hampshire Constabulary helmet

12:18pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

THREE men posing as police officers are being hunted after s distraction burglary.

Judge gives rehabilitation order to drug user

Daily Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

A JUDGE gave a Southampton man the opportunity to tackle his drugs problem with a rehabilitation order.

Dad jailed for stabbing man he lived with after death of their children's mother

Daily Echo: Mark Motteram

2:36pm Monday 7th April 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON dad has been jailed after stabbing a man he once lived with after the mother of their children died.

‘No action’ for five arrested in cocaine-drink death case

Daily Echo: Joromie Lewis

10:20am Monday 7th April 2014

NO further action will be taken against five people arrested in connection with the death of a man who drank a cocaine-laced pear drink.

Suspected arson attack at school

Daily Echo: Brookfield Community School

7:38am Monday 7th April 2014

POLICE are investigating after a suspected arson attack at a Hampshire school.

Threat of police station closure prompts protest

Daily Echo: UNDER THREAT: Eastleigh Police Station.

10:22am Monday 7th April 2014

THE future of a busy town centre police station today hangs in the balance.

Arrests after mugging

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:08am Monday 7th April 2014

TWO men have been arrested following a mugging.

Free session to deal with antisocial behaviour

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

4:00pm Sunday 6th April 2014

COUNCIL tenants in Southampton can learn how to deal with antisocial behaviour at a special free session.

Teenager remanded in custody after admitting sexual offences

Daily Echo: Southampton Crown Court

9:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON teenager was further remanded in custody after admitting two offences involving a girl.

Man charged with burglary remanded in custody

Daily Echo: Hampshire Police are investigating

12:00pm Saturday 5th April 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON man, charged with more than a dozen burglaries in the city, was remanded in custody.

PCSOs to meet parents at school

Daily Echo: Weston Shore Infant School

7:30pm Saturday 5th April 2014

PARENTS can raise concerns with police at a special surgery outside a Southampton school.

Family attacked with a hammer in another home invasion

Daily Echo: Owner of Headley company fined £183,000 after "wholly avoidable" death of employee

12:45pm Friday 4th April 2014

A PAIR of burglars broke into a home and assaulted the residents with a hammer.

Car ploughs into Chinese takeaway

Daily Echo: A car smashed into Chinese takeaway Lotus House in Fair Oak

12:47pm Friday 4th April 2014

AN investigation is underway today after a car ploughed in to a Chinese takeaway in a Hampshire village.

Cinema reopened after evacuation

Daily Echo: Noah

3:16pm Friday 4th April 2014

A HAMPSHIRE cinema has now been reopened after it was evacuated this afternoon following reports of a suspicious letter being received.

Mother can 'never forgive' son's killer

Daily Echo: (L-r) Kevin Wyeth's father Kevin, mother Linda Timberlake and brother Dean

6:00am Friday 4th April 2014

SHE WILL never be able to forgive him for robbing her of her son and her grandchildren of their dad.

Police to hold drop-in meeting

Daily Echo: Owner of Headley company fined £183,000 after "wholly avoidable" death of employee

4:39pm Friday 4th April 2014

POLICE will be holding a drop-in meeting with residents in the North Baddesley area of Hampshire on April 10.

Family grief over 'brutal' killing of their son

Daily Echo: Kevin Wyeth.

4:33pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

A HAMPSHIRE family have spoken of their struggle to come to terms with the brutal death of their son.



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