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Man (23) charged with toddler’s murder

A 23-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a three-year-old boy.

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The burned out car at Dove Gardens in the Bogside.

Arsonists are ‘using up valuable resources’

Arsonists who torched several vehicles in Derry over the weekend are using up valuable fire and rescue resources and putting lives at risk, a local councillor has warned.

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Hunt for gang responsible for spate of burglaries across Northern Ireland

Hunt for gang responsible for spate of burglaries across Northern Ireland

Police are hunting a criminal gang thought to be behind a series of burglaries at shops and filling stations right across Northern Ireland.

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Derry man admits theft in restaurant

A 46-years-old man has admitted stealing electrical items worth over £700.

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Drugs accused granted anonymity

A woman accused of supplying drugs has been granted anonymity by a judge.

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Court

Charged with indecent images

A 27-years-old man has appeared in court accused of making indecent images.

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Derry's Courthouse on Bishop Street. 3003JM66

Victim sustained bleeding on the brain

A 20-years-old man has admitted an assault in which the victim sustained bleeding on the brain.

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Court

Fined for going equipped for theft

A 34-years-old man who admitted ‘going equipped for theft’ with a screwdriver, has been fined at the local magistrate’s court.

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Derry's Courthouse on Bishop Street. 3003JM66

Men charged with Waterside burglary

Two men have appeared in court charged with a creeper style burglary in the Waterside.

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Derry's Courthouse on Bishop Street. 3003JM66

Hijacker jailed for five years for ‘mindless thuggery’

A hijacker who committed a ‘completely unprovoked mindless attack on a woman’ whilst armed with a knife has been jailed for five yeraas.

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Joyriders steal workman’s van and drive into shop in Derry

Joyriders who stole a workman’s van have been witnessed speeding through a Derry estate before trying to ram it into the local shop.
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The courthouse at Bishop Street, Derry.

Derry courthouse evacuated

Derry’s courthouse was evacuated and part of Bishop Street closed off for a short time after a fire alarm went off this afternoon.

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The two men were arrested in the Shantallow area of the city.

PSNI make dissident republican arrests in Derry

Detectives from the PSNI’s Serious Crime Branch have arrested two men in the Shantallow area of Derry.

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Some of the vandalism at the former Thornhill College.

‘Break logjam over old Thornhill site’ - Duffy

Sinn Féin Councillor for the Greater Culmore area Sandra Duffy is calling on planners to take a proactive approach regarding the redevelopment of the large redundant Thornhill School site.

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Sinn Fein Councillor Mickey Cooper

Call for extra police after more fires at Creggan Burn

Sinn Féin Councillor Mickey Cooper has called for additional police resources to be directed to Creggan Country Burn.

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SDLP Councillor Shauna Cusack.

Young fire-starters ‘bent on destruction’

SDLP Councillor Shauna Cusack has called on those responsible for lighting fires throughout the Foyleside area over the weekend past to think about their actions and the consequences.

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The tunnel at Carnhill/ Slievemore

Girl (12) reportedly assaulted by gang near Slievemore tunnel

Police are appealing for witnesses following the report of an assault in the Carnhill area of Derry on Thursday, May 25.

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The Rafters bar complex on Northland Road.

Teenagers arrested following damage to bar complex

Police investigating a report of criminal damage at a bar complex in Derry have arrested two teenagers at the scene.

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Chief inspector Alan Hutton.

‘Masked mob’ showed total disrespect following sudden death - PSNI

A Derry PSNI chief has condemned a “masked mob” who threw petrol and paint bombs at police as they attended the scene of a sudden death in Derry yesterday.

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Reports of fraudsters targeting local people via phone and internet are increasing.

Fresh scam alert as crooks target north west

Local people have been issued with fresh safety advice as scammers continue to dream up new ways to target people in the north west.

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