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Tackling crime and disorder is the responsibility of Hampshire Constabulary. The county's police force has 20 neighbourhood teams across Hart and Rushmoor. Budget and strategy is set by the police and crime commissioner. Criminal cases are heard at magistrates' courts in Aldershot and Basingstoke, or at the crown court in Winchester.

Red Bull factory ram-raid: Four arrested after trophies found in Horsehoe Lake, Sandhurst

Twenty of more than 60 stolen trophies were found in the Sandhurst lake, near Yateley last December

Hampshire Constabulary apologises for accusing victim of making up rape

Victim was initially arrested and accused of making up the rape, until DNA evidence proved her right

Man charged after pedestrian hit by car during 'assault' outside pub

A man suffered injuries to his legs during the attack in the car park of The Gloster pub in Farnborough

Farnborough benefit cheat jailed for 'significant' fraud

Idalian Linton, 43, defrauded the state out of nearly £140,000 over 12 years in an attempt, she claimed, to support her family

Man 'tasered by police' after Aldershot stand-off

Police have charged a man with possession of an offensive weapon after an incident in Aldershot town centre

Farnborough convenience store robbery leaves worker 'shaken'

See video of the One Stop in Cove Road which was targeted by a robber on Wednesday morning

Kebab shop's licence to be reviewed after assault 'cover up'

Alleged assault incidents at Rushmoor Kebab 'not a big problem', claims owner


Crondall shop targeted by thieves who threatened passers-by

Two men forced their way in and took around £200 worth of cigarettes

Police line updated

Police hunt two men over Municipal Gardens stabbing in Aldershot

Descriptions of the two wanted men have been released by police after a dog walker was stabbed in the Municipal Gardens on Tuesday evening

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Operation Stronghold roadshow to offer vital crime prevention advice

Aldershot, Yateley, Odiham, Fleet and Farnborough will welcome the Operation Stronghold crime roadshow within the next three weeks

Kidnapped mother dumped naked in quarry recalls horror ordeal

Kidnap victim Sophie Lazell urged other women in abusive relationships with violent partners to "get out before things turn ugly"

Man with Farnborough connections sought for London burglary

Have you seen 30-year-old Neil Brooker in the Farnborough area?

Police release images of trio who escaped as they were being arrested

The three men, who have links with Hampshire, were stopped on the A30 but fled after attacking the police officer arresting them

Police investigate drill attack on Yateley supermarket

Officers in Yateley are appealing for witnesses after offenders seemingly tried to drill their way into the Co-op in Plough Road

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Jurors clear man accused of raping woman in car

Adel Ahmed Badawy, from Aldershot, was found not guilty of two counts of rape by penetration by jurors following a six-day trial

She made the first move, accused tells rape trial

Driver accused of raping young woman with 'borderline personality disorder' in his car takes to the stand to give his side of the story

Winchester Crown Court

Man accused of raping 'vulnerable young woman' in his car

Jury told the complainant was calling for an ambulance when the defendant offered her a lift to hospital

Three men fined hundreds of pounds for dropping fag butts

The "landmark cases" were the first of their kind brought by Rushmoor Borough Council in its crackdown on littering

Henry Stangroom updated

Killer of Odiham chef loses appeal against 23-year minimum jail term

Andrew Morris, who murdered Henry Stangroom last October, had argued he was anxious and depressed

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Hampshire Police under-fire for its 'under-recording' of crimes

Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) found only 67 of 127 incidents which it examined were recorded


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