Daily Echo: Crime news from across Hampshire)

Dog-nappers strike in middle of night raid

Daily Echo:

6:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

POLICE are hunting a gang of dog-nappers who stole two lurchers from their owners’ garden in the middle of the night.

Saints back new youth outreach campaign

Daily Echo: Graziano Pelle

2:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

SAINTS stars have got behind a campaign that will see youngsters from across Hampshire help police wage a war on crime.

Woman pleads with drivers to ditch mobile phones after life-wrecking accident

Daily Echo:

5:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

A HAMPSHIRE woman has pleaded with thoughtless drivers to think twice after her life was “ruined” by a driver using a mobile phone.

Mourners gather for Pennie's funeral

Daily Echo:

2:26pm Friday 24th October 2014

MOURNERS have today gathered in Southampton for the funeral of Pennie Davis.

UPDATE: Man arrested after sledgehammer raid on city bank

Daily Echo: Hampshire police need more cash.

11:03am Friday 24th October 2014

POLICE are hunting would-be thieves who tried to break into a city bank with a sledgehammer.

VIDEO: Shop owner fights armed robbers

Daily Echo:

9:36am Friday 24th October 2014

THE traumatised owner of a Hampshire jewellery business has told how he tried to fight off a hammer-wielding gang targeting one of his stores.

Police launch hunt for man in connection with burglary spree

Daily Echo:

2:43pm Friday 24th October 2014

POLICE are hunting for a man they want to question over a number of burglaries in Hampshire and beyond.

Police chiefs want youngsters to help fight crime

Daily Echo:

9:24am Friday 24th October 2014

POLICE chiefs are calling on youngsters across Hampshire to help them wage a war on crime.

UPDATED: Pair in court over Pennie murder charge

Daily Echo:

9:02am Friday 24th October 2014

TWO more people have been charged in connection with the murder of Pennie Davis.

Hampshire police 'can't' release details of snooping powers

Daily Echo:

8:33am Friday 24th October 2014

HAMPSHIRE police is one of four forces in the country not to release details of its use of controversial snooping powers.

10 years in jail for driver who killed woman in road crash

Daily Echo: Gwen Valentine

12:49pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A MAN has been jailed for killing a Hampshire woman in a road crash.

Pair being quizzed in Pennie murder investigation

Daily Echo:

9:06am Thursday 23rd October 2014

POLICE are today continuing to question two more people that have been arrested in connection with the death of mum-of-five Pennie Davis.

Robbers leave man with head injuries

Daily Echo:

10:58am Thursday 23rd October 2014

POLICE are hunting two men who attacked a man for his mobile phone, leaving him with head injuries.

Man arrested for the murder of grandmother

Daily Echo:

5:56pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A MAN has been arrested for the murder of Hampshire grandmother, Georgina Edmonds.

Two more arrests in Pennie murder investigation

Daily Echo:

5:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

TWO MORE people have been arrested as part of the investigation into the murder of Hampshire woman Pennie Davis.

UPDATED: Emergency search after wheelchair found on riverbank

Daily Echo: Polcie officers searching in the River Test

9:20am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

SPECIALIST police are this afternoon searching a Hampshire river following the discovery of a wheelchair at the water's edge.

Boss finds stowaways while unloading lorry

Daily Echo:

10:36am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

STOWAWAYS were found hiding in the back of a lorry at a Hampshire depot.

Organised gang crackdown finds £1m worth of luxury cars

Daily Echo:

4:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A HAUL of stolen luxury vehicles worth more than £1m have been seized as part of a major crackdown on organised gangs.

Drugs gang jailed for total of 30 years

Daily Echo:

4:45pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

SENTENCES totalling more than 20 years have today been given to a gang who set up a drug running base camp in Southampton.

Police probe launched after body found

Daily Echo:

7:57am Monday 20th October 2014

A police investigation has been launched after a body has been found in Southampton today.

Driver rammed police bike because she feared robbery

Daily Echo:

12:54pm Monday 20th October 2014

A woman rammed her car over a police bike because she thought she was about to be robbed.

Police come up with imaginative new use for tax disc holder

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PC David Wise from Malvern Police Station with his Emergency Contact Disc designed to fit into the soon to be redundant car tax holder (11483610)

11:52am Monday 20th October 2014

POLICE have dreamt up a new use for the licence disc holders that every car carries on its windscreen - one which could save lives.

Police step up hunt for arsonists who torched cars

Daily Echo:

7:15am Monday 20th October 2014

Police today stepped up their hunt for arsonists who torched cars in a Southampton carpark.

Teenager quizzed after woman stabbed in Southampton

Daily Echo:

6:57am Monday 20th October 2014

Police have question a teenager after a woman was stabbed during an incident in Southampton.

Jury continue debating in twin murder trial

Daily Echo:

2:18pm Monday 20th October 2014

THE jury in the murder trial of a man accused of stabbing his identical town has spent the morning deliberating for a third day.

Four jailed over dating website fraud

Daily Echo: Generic image of a man typing on a computer keyboard. (8341410)

5:19pm Friday 17th October 2014

Four men have been jailed for almost 14 years for their part in a ''cruel'' dating website scam which targeted single women looking for love online.

Burglars tie up and threaten woman with knife in her own home

Daily Echo:

5:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

A WOMAN has spoken of the terrifying mo-ment she was threatened with a knife and tied up by burglars in her own home.

Vicious daylight attack in city centre

Daily Echo:

10:35am Thursday 16th October 2014

DETECTIVES are hunting thugs who launched a vicious attack on a man outside a Southampton convenience store.

'Not enough accidents' to clamp down on speeding drivers

Daily Echo: Over two thirds of drivers clocked speeding at hotspot

6:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

DOZENS of residents are demanding action to put the brakes on speeding drivers – but authorities say there have not been enough accidents.

Daredevil arrested over 70m chimney climb in Germany

Daily Echo:

9:46am Thursday 16th October 2014

A HAMPSHIRE daredevil has been arrested again – this time for scaling a 70m high chimney in Germany.

Jury fail to reach unanimous verdict in twin murder trial

Daily Echo:

2:36pm Thursday 16th October 2014

THE jury in the Robert Cerqua murder trial have failed to reach a unanimous verdict.

Arsonist targets hotel

Daily Echo: Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service attending a blaze in Southampton

11:08am Thursday 16th October 2014

POLICE are hunting arsonists who torched a derelict hotel.

Jury to resume deliberations in twin murder trial

Daily Echo:

10:56am Thursday 16th October 2014

THE jury in the murder trial of a man accused of fatally stabbing his identical twin will resume their deliberations today.

Twin murder trial jury to see knife again

Daily Echo:

5:30am Thursday 16th October 2014

THE jury in the trial of a brother accused of murdering his identical twin will continue to consider their verdict today.

Uzi sub machine gun and AK47 found in weapons bunker in garden

Daily Echo: Bail for man arrested following major house search operation

5:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

An Uzi sub machine gun and an AK47 assault rifle were among weapons uncovered in a bunker of a Hampshire home, it has been revealed.

Murder trial jury sent home

Daily Echo:

4:35pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

THE jury in the trial of a man accused of murdering his twin brother have been sent home.

Suspects bailed after anti-terror raids

Daily Echo:

11:56am Wednesday 15th October 2014

TWO people arrested in a major anti-terror operation across Hampshire have been bailed.

UPDATE: Jury out in murder trial

Daily Echo:

10:38am Wednesday 15th October 2014

THE jury in the murder trial of a man accused of fatally stabbing his identical twin has been sent out to consider their verdicts.

Brother accused of twin murder 'would become violent after drinking alcohol'

Daily Echo:

1:53pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

THE former girlfriend of a man fatally stabbed by his twin brother has told jurors how he would become violent after drinking alcohol, a court heard.

Twin murder accused - 'I loved my brother'

Daily Echo:

2:07pm Monday 13th October 2014

A MAN accused of murdering his identical twin has tearfully told a court how he loved his brother.

Emergency services 'fantasist' put lives at risk

Daily Echo:

9:13am Monday 13th October 2014

A FANTASIST put people’s lives at risk by speeding round Hampshire in a makeshift ambulance, a court heard.

Man in court over historic sex offences

Daily Echo:

4:23pm Monday 13th October 2014

A man has appeared in court over alleged historical sex offences against children.

Police's 'white elephant' hit by new problems

Daily Echo: Alpha Park in Chandlers Ford

5:33pm Sunday 12th October 2014

HAMPSHIRE police's sale of its 'white elephant' headquarters in Chandler's Ford has been hit by a new embarassment.

Tears of boss over Ageas Bowl death

Daily Echo: Ian Gould

5:46pm Saturday 11th October 2014

A COMPANY boss accused of the manslaughter of a worker at the home of Hampshire cricket broke down in the witness stand as he recounted the moment of the fatal wall collapse.

Police pay crisis 'increases corruption risk'

Daily Echo: Police on beat in Southampton

4:00am Saturday 11th October 2014

POLICE officers could be open to corruption amid a deepening pay crisis, it has been warned.

Family pet shot in the head at close range

Daily Echo:

8:49am Friday 10th October 2014

PET owners in a Hampshire community have been urged to be on guard after a beloved pet cat was brutally shot.

Bail extended for man at centre of abduction probe

Daily Echo:

2:25pm Friday 10th October 2014

A MAN suspected of abducting a 15-year-old Hampshire girl has had his police bail extended.

'Was it me?' asked man in court accused of murdering his twin

Daily Echo:

2:43pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

A MAN accused of murdering his twin brother was placed on round the clock surveillance the day after the fatal incident took place, a court heard.

Jail for man who had sex with 14-year-old schoolgirl

Daily Echo:

3:31pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

A BURSLEDON man has received a near ten year prison sentence after manipulating a vulnerable teenage girl into having an affair with him.

Pensioner living in fear as teenage attacker moves back

Daily Echo: Southampton pensioner recalls horrific attack by boy aged just 13

4:00am Tuesday 7th October 2014

A PENSIONER has been left terrified because the schoolboy thug who savagely attacked her has returned to her community – and is living just minutes from her home.



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