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SIGNATURE ALERT: Mind how you sign...

People in the East Midlands are being urged to protect their signatures after fraudsters revealed how they use them to commit identity crime.

James Straw and Tyrone Sly. Picture from Lincolnshire police.

JAILED: Nottinghamshire men involved in £1million illegal drugs operation

Two Nottinghamshire men who were involved in a large-scale operation to sell £1million of illegal drugs have been jailed.

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MP Harry Harpham lost his battle with cancer

Tributes to MP and former Notts miner following his death from cancer

Tributes have been paid to a MP and former Nottinghamshire miner following his death from cancer.

NEWS from Nottingham Magistrates' Court.

Civil servant jailed for sexually assaulting schoolgirl, 14, on Notts bus

A civil servant has been jailed after sexually assaulting a 14-year-old schoolgirl on a bus in Nottinghamshire.

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Latest court news.

Pervert used Facebook to groom two Notts schoolgirls

A pervert who used Facebook to groom two girls aged 12 and 13 in attempts to lure them to a meeting in Nottinghamshire has been jailed.

Police are appealing for information over a theft from BrightHouse, Four Seasons Shopping Centre, Mansfield.

Police appeal over theft from Mansfield shopping centre store BrightHouse

Police have released a picture a man they want to speak to in connection with a theft in Mansfield.

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Scammers target Facebook users with ‘dislike’ button scam

Scammers are capitalising on the recent announcement that Facebook is to redesign its ‘Like’ button system. 1 comment

The scene of the fire which killed two teenagers and a baby on June 21, 2015. The trail of three accused murderers continues.

TRIPLE MURDER TRIAL: Suspect dad 'didn't know sons started fire' that killed three

One of the men accused of murdering three people in a flat fire has admitted parking his car close to the scene of last June’s fatal blaze in Derbyshire.

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Further arrests made for Nottinghamshire robbery

Seven more people have been arrested in connection with a robbery at a jewellers in Newark.

Ivor John Bethel, 62, of Barnhill Road, Wembley, in London, admitted multiple charges of rape and indecency with a child during a hearing at Nottingham Crown Court on Thursday 3 December.

First conviction from Operation Daybreak results in 19-year sentence

The first person to be convicted following an investigation under Operation Daybreak has today been given a sentence totalling 19 years in prison and on licence.

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