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PSNI issue warning after report of device 'left' in Derry street

The PSNI has issued a warning to people living in Derry after they received a report that a device had been left on a street in the city.

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Galliagh

Stones thrown at police during cross-border joyriding operation

Police in Derry said they came under attack as they attended the scene of a cross-border joyriding incident last night.

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PSNI issue cold caller alert appeal to local families

Police have urged the friends and family of older or vulnerable people in their areas to talk to them about the issue of ‘cold callers.’

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Sinn Fein councillor Sandra Duffy.

Alert following attempted burglaries in Galliagh

Sinn Féín Councillor Sandra Duffy has condemned a number of attempted burglaries in the Galliagh area over recent days.

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Dr Catriona MacArthur, Consumer Council Director of Consumer Insight, Empowerment and Protection

Action urged over ‘unfair’ parking fines

Local people issued with “unfair” private car park fines have been urged to report the matter to the Consumer Council which has managed to get charges withdrawn in a succession of cases.

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Independent Councillor Warren Robinson pictured beside the van in Galliagh on Monday night.

Cross-border joyriders tried to set workman’s van alight

Residents of a Derry estate have been praised after they intervened last night to prevent a man’s work van being torched after it was stolen in Donegal and driven to the area.

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Sex offences against children are on the rise in the North of Ireland says the NSPCC.

Five child sex offences recorded on average every day across North

The number of child sex offences recorded by the PSNI last year (2016/17) in the North of Ireland rose to 1,875, the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) has revealed.

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Sinn Fein Councillor Patricia Logue

Sports-based campaign on domestic violence

Sinn Féin Councillor Patricia Logue has welcomed a new sport-based campaign aimed at encouraging victims of domestic violence to report abuse.

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Smoke billowing from the vehicle as emergency services attend the scene.

Another vehicle torched in Derry overnight

Derry Sinn Féin Councillor Sandra Duffy has slammed those responsible for setting fire to a car in the Shantallow area last night.

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Breached bail by contacting brother

Breached bail by contacting brother

A man who breached his bail by being in the company of his brother has been warned not to have any further contact with him.

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Bishop Street court.

Caused damage to window at homeless shelter

A man who broke a window at a homeless shelter has received a conditional discharge.

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The alleged assault occurred in the Chapel Road area.

Man (37) seriously assaulted in Derry

Police in Derry are appealing for information after a 37 year-old was seriously assaulted in Derry.

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Possessed potato peeler in grounds of hospital

Possessed potato peeler in grounds of hospital

A 24-year-old man has admitted possessing an offensive weapon in the grounds of Gransha Hospital.

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Bishop Street court.

Possessed £800 of cannabis

A 21-year-old man has admitted possessing cannabis with a street value of £800.

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Drink driver disqualified

Drink driver disqualified

A drink-driver who was more than twice the legal limit has been banned from getting behind the wheel.

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The incident occurred on February 2.

Woman hospitalised after Derry hit-and-run

A female pedestrian was hospitalised after she was injured in a hit-and-run in Derry.
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Dolans

NI business appeals for assistance in identifying men who stole charity boxes

A NI business has appealed for assistance in identifying the men who stole charity boxes from their business.
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Assault accused granted bail

Assault accused granted bail

A 29-year-old accused of assaulting another woman has been released on bail.

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Teenager stole woman’s purse

Teenager stole woman’s purse

An 18-year-old man has admitted stealing a woman’s purse.

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