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Jail for brothers who burgled more than 60 houses in seven month spree across 15 counties

Two "callous" brothers who burgled more than 60 houses across 15 counties in just seven months have been jailed.
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The top 40 weird 'crimes' you did not know you were committing

The top 40 weird ‘crimes’ you did not know you were committing

The average Brit commits 32 different ‘crimes’ every year - including using a vacuum on a Sunday afternoon and pocketing incorrect change.

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Wanted Harry Hughes

Have you seen this man who has links to Hemel Hempstead?

Police are appealing for help finding this man, who is wanted on recall to prison.

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Missing Jack Ambler Tommy Melton and Porsche Day

Missing teenagers may be in Hemel Hempstead

Policing are appealing after three teenagers went missing from Watford.

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How police spot a drink driver - even before they’ve stopped your car

Police officers have issued a warning to drink and drug drivers who think they can get away with it: Don’t bother.

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William Thompson

Fatal crash driver was high on laughing gas

A teenage driver who was high on laughing gas when he crashed his van into a car and killed two people has been sentenced to nine years and 10 months in prison.

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13 ways you could be breaking the law without knowing

Nuisance neighbours are usually associated with loud parties and overflowing rubbish bins. But even if you think you’re a law-abiding citizen, you could be breaking the law when it comes to the people next door.

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Joshua Owen could be jailed if he tries to get money from people

‘Aggressive’ Apsley beggar could face jail

An ‘aggressive’ beggar has been issued with a criminal behaviour order (CBO) after complaints from members of the public in Dacorum.

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Patel, circled, was filmed sitting in the passenger seat

Man disqualified for turning on autopilot and moving to passenger seat while driving in Hemel Hempstead

A man who switched on his car’s autopilot before moving to the passenger seat while travelling on the M1 in Hemel Hempstead has been banned from driving for 18 months.

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Police are hoping to find Stephanie safe and well

Appeal to find missing teenager with links to Hemel Hempstead

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a teenager who has gone missing.

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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The latest court news from Dacorum

Court Reports: Latest results from magistrates’ courts in Dacorum

The following are a summary of cases that have been dealt with by magistrates at courts within the West & Central Herts bench.
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Booking fraud costs holidaymakers £6.7 million

Booking fraud costs holidaymakers £6.7 million

Travel fraud is costing UK holidaymakers millions of pounds per year – and also having a severe effect on their health or financial wellbeing.

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Immigration and crime, is there a link?

I am an immigrant. Many people worry about those like me, and those from other countries who might follow in my footsteps.

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Mobiles stolen from Riverside

Mobiles stolen from Riverside

Police have released CCTV images of four men they would like to speak to following a theft from the EE store in the Riverside shopping centre.

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Police warning after man receives call from wife’s phone number about horrible car accident

Police are issuing a warning about a sophisticated new phone scam in which the victim is targeted with a phone call from a loved one’s phone number.

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Kathleen Maple, 70, has been found

Berkhamsted High Street bank hit in late night robbery

Masked robbers smashed the doors of a High Street bank on Wednesday night while staff were still inside.

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Hertfordshire man arrested over schools hoaxes ‘threatening attacks’

An 18-year-old Hertfordshire man has been arrested after schools across our area and beyond were put on alert after staff reported that they had been sent “threatening” emails.

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Rob Weall has been found

UPDATE: Missing Robert from Berkhamsted found safe and well

A man from Berkhamsted who had been reported missing, having not been seen since Sunday, has been found.

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