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Police issue warning to public over fake banknotes this Christmas

Police are warning people to be on their guard during the festive shopping season, as fraudsters take advantage of those full of the festive spirit.

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Following an investigation by Thames Valley Police, a member of prison staff has pleaded guilty to misconduct in a public office in Aylesbury

19-year-old Aisha Francis pleads guilty for misconduct in public office

Following an investigation by Thames Valley Police, a member of prison staff has pleaded guilty to misconduct in a public office in Aylesbury

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IN COURT: Who’s been sentenced from Aylesbury Vale and beyond

IN COURT: Who’s been sentenced from Aylesbury Vale and beyond

The following people from Aylesbury Vale and beyond have been sentenced at magistrates courts in the county.

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The Cambridgeshire Police helicopter

How quickly do Thames Valley Police helicopters respond to incidents?

Questions have been raised after a watchdog highlighted concerns over the speed of response by police helicopters.

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Graham Thorne

‘Where is the money?’: Only nominal damages awarded at Aylesbury fraudster’s confiscation hearing

On Friday November 17, Graham Thorne appeared at a confiscation hearing where only nominal damages were awarded after it was revealed that he had no funds left to his name.

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VIDEO: Landmark footage of hi-tech thieves serves as warning to owners of keyless entry cars

This is the shocking moment thieves steal a vehicle without the key by using a relay box.

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VIDEO: Heavy police presence at UK’s Christmas markets with barriers and armed cops on the streets

This footage shows the “rings of steel” protecting Britain’s Christmas markets this year as security is bolstered amid fears of Berlin-style copycat terror attacks.

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How to stay safe from crime whilst Christmas shopping

How to stay safe from crime whilst Christmas shopping

Christmas markets spring up across the country and the high street seeing a surge in visitors, shoppers are being warned not to leave themselves vulnerable to theft this Christmas.

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Seven laws you might be breaking in your own garden without realising it

Thousands of British gardeners are at risk of becoming unwitting criminals due to a lack of knowledge of basic gardening laws, experts have claimed.

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Black Friday, Cyber Monday: Tips to protect yourself from fraud when shopping online

Black Friday, Cyber Monday: Tips to protect yourself from fraud when shopping online

In the rush to snaffle up those Black Friday and Cyber Monday bargains, shoppers often fail to take the necessary precautions to protect themselves when buying online.

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Aylesbury man charged after trying to enter Wycombe Wanderers FC match with firework

A man from Aylesbury has been charged with offences under the Sporting Events Act after trying to enter Wycombe Wanderers ground with a firework.

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These three men have escaped from the prison in Grendon Underwood

Three prisoners escape from HMP Springhill in under a week

Three prisoners: including a convicted killer, a drug-dealer and a burglar have absconded from HMP Springhill in the space of a week.
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Thames Valley Police is issuing CCTV images after a series of thefts from vehicles at a number of car parks across Berkshire and Buckinghamshire on one day.

VIDEO: Do you recognise these Bucks car thieves?

Thames Valley Police is issuing CCTV images after a series of thefts from vehicles at a number of car parks across Berkshire and Buckinghamshire on one day.
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This is what you can do if you think your neighbours are smoking cannabis

This is what you can do if you think your neighbours are smoking cannabis

While some people may not be too bothered about their neighbours smoking cannabis in their own homes, others may find it particularly annoying.

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WATCH: Banned Royal Mail TV ad ‘too scary’ to be aired

A Royal Mail ad intended to raise awareness of the threat of identity theft has been banned for being too scary.

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Police are appealing for witnesses

Investigation into incident involving youths in Wendover

Police are investigating after an incident in Wendover earlier this month when two teenage boys had their mobile phones stolen before they later handed back to them.

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Peter Clarke, Chief Inspector of Prisons published a report on HMP Aylesbury Today

Big problems for HMP Aylesbury as report published

The Independent Monitoring Board has highlighted what they see as the four main problems with Aylesbury Prison in their latest annual report.

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Gordon Stabler

Rapist from Waddesdon jailed for historic offence in which he got teenager drunk before raping her

A man has been jailed for raping a teenager in the Aylesbury area in the 1990s after getting her drunk.

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Police issue warning over bogus callers

Police warning over cold calls from bogus bailiffs

Action Fraud, the UK’s fraud and cyber-crime reporting centre, has reported an increase in cold calls to the public from bogus bailiffs requesting payments for a “phantom” debt.

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