Daily Echo: Crime news from across Hampshire)

Infrared cameras to catch speeding motorists in the dark

Daily Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Hampshire police have revealed their latest weapon in the battle against drivers who flout the limit – infrared cameras that can photograph vehicles in the dark.

Gang of burglars strikes 14 times in four hours

Daily Echo: A burglar breaking into a home -  posed by a model

11:39am Tuesday 30th September 2014

AN “ORGANISED gang” of burglars is being hunted by police after they struck 14 times – in just four hours.

Kittens dumped in car park

Daily Echo:

10:47am Tuesday 30th September 2014

THESE tiny kittens are looking for a new home after being dumped in a town centre car park.

Controversial daredevil climbs another city landmark

Daily Echo: James Kingston

4:10pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

The controversial climber who has illegally been scaling structures across Southampton and beyond has been at it again.

Jail was only option for burglar

Daily Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

WITHIN weeks of avoiding an immediate prison term, a Southampton man broke into a house where he stole about £4,000 worth of property, the city crown court heard.

Robber steals from 86-year-old woman as she walks home

Daily Echo:

2:17pm Monday 29th September 2014

A THIEF has robbed an 86-year-old woman with a walking stick of her handbag.

Van thief missed £3,500 cash in glove box

Daily Echo: Drugs charges after police search van

12:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

A COMPANY boss has told how he took part in a dramatic car chase through the streets of a Hampshire town to get back the truck stolen from under his nose.

Fans condemn graffiti on rival team's memorial

Daily Echo:

12:18pm Monday 29th September 2014

RIVAL fans have condemned vandals who sprayed graffiti over a football war memorial.

REVEALED: Fresh plans drawn up to transform empty shopping centre

Daily Echo:

4:00am Friday 26th September 2014

FRESH plans have been drawn up to flatten an empty shopping centre in the heart of Southampton and replace it with hundreds of new businesses and homes.

Drink-drive teenager left trail of destruction

Daily Echo:

11:39am Friday 26th September 2014

A TEENAGE driver who ploughed into a wall, stopping just inches from people’s front doors, was two times over the drink drive limit – and he didn’t even have a licence.

Firefighters tackle 30 fires near village

Daily Echo: Hampshire firefighters to stage further strikes

7:36am Friday 26th September 2014

FIREFIGHTERS tackled 30 separate fires in a Hampshire field last night.

Workman gives chase as thieves make off with his van

Daily Echo: Voting underway in poll for Hampshire's first police commissioner

1:42pm Friday 26th September 2014

A WORKMAN threw himself in front of his van as he desperately pursued thieves fleeing in it.

Former city student arrested in terror raids

Daily Echo: Why everyone needs an Anjem Choudary

1:12pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A RADICAL preacher who is a former Southampton student is understood to be one of the nine men arrested today as part of an investigation into Islamist terrorism.

Police hunt sex attacker with snake tattoo after woman assaulted

Daily Echo:

4:37pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

POLICE are hunting a sex attacker with a snake tattoo on his hand after a woman is assaulted.

Hunt for thugs after vicious attack

Daily Echo:

1:32pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

POLICE are hunting thugs who viciously assaulted a man on a Southampton estate.

Thugs assault man on his way home from pub in Totton

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:12am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A NIGHT out at the pub ended with one man suffering a broken nose after he was set upon by two thugs in an unprovoked attack.

Bomb squads swoop on home over war memorabilia

Daily Echo:

10:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

BOMB units swooped on the Hampshire home of a military enthusiast as part of a major police operation.

Six arrests after drugs bust at city home

Daily Echo: 500 more police  jobs facing axe

6:02pm Monday 22nd September 2014

SIX men are being questioned by detectives after a drugs bust on a city home this morning.

Burglars steal car in house break in

Daily Echo:

2:57pm Monday 22nd September 2014

BURGLARS stole a car after breaking into a Southampton home in the early hours.

Thugs leave man with broken nose

Daily Echo:

11:22am Monday 22nd September 2014

A MAN was left with a broken nose after being viciously attacked by two thugs after a night out.

Man seen "behaving suspiciously" towards children in city street

Daily Echo: Hampshire police need more cash.

1:09pm Sunday 21st September 2014

POLICE have stepped up patrols in a city street after a man was seen behaving suspiciously towards children.

Man rushed to hospital after attack

Daily Echo:

3:57pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A MAN was rushed to hospital last night after he was attacked in the early hours of this morning.

Death of boy in car blaze 'needs more investigation'

Daily Echo:

5:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

THE EXACT cause of death of a little boy who died two weeks after he was pulled from a burning car will need more investigation, an inquest has heard.

MURDER PROBE: Care workers blew whistle after suspected assault

Daily Echo:

4:29pm Friday 19th September 2014

SUSPICIOUS care workers at a home where a 96-year-old woman is believed to have been murdered blew the whistle over her death as they thought she may have been assaulted.

Man charged with underage sex offences

Daily Echo: Southampton Magistrates Court

1:44pm Friday 19th September 2014

A MAN has appeared in court accused of having sex with a girl under 16 and taking indecent pictures of a child.

Police scour CCTV footage in secondary school break-in

Daily Echo:

1:39pm Friday 19th September 2014

DETECTIVES are sifting through CCTV images after a break-in at a secondary school.

Women to go on trial for wasting police time

Daily Echo: Southampton Magistrates Court

10:41am Friday 19th September 2014

A WOMAN will go on trial after being accused of assaulting a police officer and wasting police time with phone calls.

Man in court accused of having sex with girl aged under 16

Daily Echo: Southampton Magistrates Court

3:29am Friday 19th September 2014

A MAN has appeared in court accused of having sex with a girl under 16 and taking indecent pictures of a child.

Police release two people arrested in Pennie murder probe

Daily Echo:

4:43pm Thursday 18th September 2014

TWO PEOPLE arrested in connection with the killing of mum of five Pennie Davis have been released with no further action to be taken against them.

"Last minute changes" proposed for wall that collapsed and killed worker

Daily Echo:

5:19pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A MANSLAUGHTER trial heard of proposed last-minute changes to the way concrete walls were to be built at the Ageas Bowl cricket ground.

Mobility scooter theft victim given his freeedom back

Daily Echo:

9:39am Thursday 18th September 2014

A HAMPSHIRE business has come to the rescue of an elderly widower who was robbed of his independence.

Body found at Southampton flat

Daily Echo:

7:50pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

POLICE are camped outside a house in a city street tonight.

Murder accused appears in court

Daily Echo:

10:54am Monday 15th September 2014

A MAN accused of murdering mum-of-five Pennie Davis has appeared in court for the first time.

Thieves stole £18,000 worth of fuel

Daily Echo:

4:00am Monday 15th September 2014

TWO serial thieves who embarked on a “professional piece of criminality” to steal thousands of pounds worth of fuel from businesses across the country have been jailed.

Bike worth £2,500 stolen by thieves

Daily Echo:

11:43am Monday 15th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for information after a bicycle worth £2500 was stolen from a Hampshire home.

Man to appear in court charged with murdering Pennie

Daily Echo:

8:04am Monday 15th September 2014

A MAN will this morning appear in court charged with the murder of Hampshire mum Pennie Davis.

Thrown into cell - for giving to charity

Daily Echo:

5:13pm Saturday 13th September 2014

A HAMPSHIRE dad was thrown into a police cell – because he donated clothes to a charity shop.

Two couples hurt in early morning attacks

Daily Echo:

4:43pm Sunday 14th September 2014

A MAN was struck with a glass bottle and his girlfriend was punched in the head in one of two violent attacks in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Man charged with murder of Pennie Davis

Daily Echo:

4:56pm Saturday 13th September 2014

A MAN has today been charged with the murder of Hampshire mum Pennie Davis.

VIDEO: Pair in hospital after assaults in town

Daily Echo:

10:40am Saturday 13th September 2014

POLICE have cordoned off part of a Hampshire town following two separate - yet believed to be linked - serious assaults.

Boy offers savings as reward for finding stolen chicken

Daily Echo:

6:30am Saturday 13th September 2014

A YOUNG BOY is offering his savings as a reward for anyone who can help find his pet hen, which was stolen from his garden.

CCTV releaased in hunt for bike thief

Daily Echo:

11:27am Saturday 13th September 2014

THIS is the man police want to speak to after a bike belonging to a schoolboy was stolen from inside a Hampshire shop.

Murder police get more time to question man in custody

Daily Echo:

8:28pm Friday 12th September 2014

DETECTIVES have tonight been granted more time to quiz a man in connection with the murder of Hampshire mum Pennie Davis.

Man denies murdering pensioner in street

Daily Echo: Police involved in a murder inquiry in Morris Road, Southampton

1:41pm Friday 12th September 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON man has denied the murder of a pensioner on a city street in the summer.

Police hunting burglars after raid on city home

Daily Echo: Hampshire police need more cash.

5:18pm Friday 12th September 2014

POLICE are hunting two burglars who raided a Southampton home after threatening a woman living there.

Man arrested after morning drugs raid

Daily Echo:

12:22pm Friday 12th September 2014

A MAN has been arrested this morning following a drugs bust in a Hampshire neighbourhood.

Sexual assault could be linked to historic cases

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

3:37pm Friday 12th September 2014

DETECTIVES investigating the sexual assault of a schoolgirl on the Isle of Wight are looking to see if it is linked to any historic cases in Hampshire.

Police investigate car break-in

Daily Echo: Hampshire Police are investigating

1:46pm Friday 12th September 2014

POLICE are investigating a car break-in in Hampshire.

Woman arrested in Pennie murder investigation

Daily Echo:

1:11pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A woman has been arrested this morning by detectives investigating the murder of Pennie Davis in the New Forest as a police appeal continues.

Thieves steal mobility scooter belonging to 95-year-old

Daily Echo:

11:05am Thursday 11th September 2014

IT IS a “despicable crime” that has robbed an elderly widower of his independence.



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