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One shoplifter a day caught in Aldershot, figures reveal

More than 650 shoplifting crimes recorded in last two years in Aldershot, but shopping centre manager argues that is better than other towns

A man was knocked unconscious in Upper Union Street

Appeal after pensioner kicks would-be burglars out of her home

The 78-year-old woman ejected the men before anything was stolen, but police still want to trace the suspects

Rushmoor bucks trends with rise in racial incidents and crimes

Last year, 70 racial incidents took place in the Rushmoor area- up from 56 in 2010

The family of Maurice Abrahams have paid tribute to him

Shoreham Airshow crash: Former Hampshire police officer named as tragic limo driver

The family of Maurice Abrahams said he "enjoyed his work chauffeuring his beloved Daimler car and he enjoyed gardening"

E-fit image of man police would like to speak to

Efit of man issued after woman assaulted in Farnborough

The suspect is described as possibly being eastern European or Portuguese, in his mid-30s, with a light tan complexion and short brown hair, rounded face and frowning eyes

Hampshire Constabulary

Police outline efforts to clampdown on child sexual exploitation

More than 20 suspects have been arrested this year alone in connection with child sexual exploitation investigations


Coach crashes into M3 ditch with around 30 people on board

The 48-year-old driver of the vehicle was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving, following the incident on the carriageway heading from Hampshire into Surrey

The collision happened on the A31 near its junction with Station Road in Bentley

A31 crash cyclist dies in hospital and van driver arrested

The main road near Farnham was shut both ways overnight following the fatal collision

Aldershot Town fans in court over Portsmouth FA Cup match violence

Three men from Aldershot and one from Godalming were among seven people involved in a fight at a pub

Police and Crime Commissioner slams claims spending could have been slashed by £2.5m

PCC Simon Hayes said the findings are 'bizarre' after a report suggested his office spent £1.8m more during 2013/14 compared to the old police authority

Officer numbers cut again as Hampshire Constabulary hit by further 'crippling' cuts

The force lost nearly 200 officers during the past 12 months, but claim smarter working and intelligence has bridged the gap

The Highwayman pub in Yateley

Highwayman pub in Yateley has licence revoked after 'catalogue of incidents'

Hampshire Police served the Highwayman pub a closure notice on Saturday following numerous noise complaints            

Blackbushe plane issued 'warning signals' moments before crash

The plane that crashed at Blackbushe Airport on Friday (July 31) broadcast six warning signals before slamming into the nearby British Car Auctions site

More than 5,000 drivers were fined for using their mobile phones at the wheel

Thousands of drivers fined for using mobile phones at wheel in Hampshire

A staggering 5,939 fixed penalty notices were issued by Hampshire Constabulary during 2014

Yateley man cleared of raping 12-year-old girl

The 24-year-old defendant was found not guilty of six sexual offences against a female child under 13 and said she had lied

Blackbushe Airport plane crash kills pilot and three passengers

The Saudi-registered private jet had taken off from Milan before coming down near the end of the runway at Blackbushe and slamming into vehicles at the adjacent British Car Auctions site

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Tenant evicted after making neighbours' lives a misery

An Aldershot tenant has been evicted and their flat closed after neighbours' lives were blighted by noise and problem visitors

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Farnborough school was 'moments away' from going up in flames

Watch commander for Rushmoor said a fire had clearly 'been set' among the bin area of St Peter's Church of England Junior School

Blonde man in red T-shirt exposed himself to teenage girl

Police are on the lookout for a man who exposed himself to a girl in Woodlands Walk in Aldershot earlier this month

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Police hunt called off as man is arrested

The search for a man police wanted to speak to in connection to two assaults ends as officers make an arrest



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