Appeal for return of Christmas presents which fell from car boot in Rushden

Police are appealing for witnesses after a bag of Christmas presents went missing after falling from a car boot in Wellingborough Road, Rushden.

The man pictured may be connected to an incident of theft and criminal damage.

Windscreen smashed and camera stolen in incident at Northampton home

An image of a man who may have information about theft and criminal damage in a Northampton neighborhood has been released.

Turn in your bladed weapons or knives at the amnesty safely and without repercussions.

Knife amnesty on The Racecourse, Northampton, this Friday

Northamptonshire Police is holding a knife and weapons amnesty event at the Racecourse, Northampton.

PC Proctor was dismissed after a hearing at Wootton Hall police headquarters.

Misconduct hearing sacks Northamptonshire policeman who played hooky for three days and lied about it

A Northamptonshire police officer who lied about skipping three days of work has been dismissed from the force.
The scales of justice

IN COURT: Full list of people sentenced at Northampton Magistrates’ Court

The following people were sentenced at Northampton Magistrates’ Court:

Warning over fake bank notes

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.

Northampton Crown Court

'It may have been the end': £14k fraud by Northamptonshire Search & Rescue treasurer almost saw the charity fold

The former treasurer of Northamptonshire Search & Rescue almost caused the charity to fold as a result of fraud which saw him pocket almost £14,000.

The scene of the accident between junctions 15a and 16.

Rubberneckers gave police the finger while they rescued children from seven-vehicle crash near Northampton

A police officer has criticised motorists who gawped at a serious accident on the M1 before abusing emergency services as they drove past.
The demonstration is taking place in Higham Ferrers next week

Live ‘blue lights’ rescue demonstration in Higham Ferrers next week

Firefighters will be staging a mock rescue demonstration and sharing road, winter and fire safety advice in Higham Ferrers next week.

The incident took place outside the Charles Bradlaugh pub.

Second man charged with Northampton 'fake taxi' rape

A second man has been charged following a serious sexual assault in Northampton in October.
He will appear before Northampton Magistrates Court next year

Man charged with dangerous driving a stolen transit van along seven Northampton streets

A 23-year-old man has been charged with dangerous driving following an incident in Northampton earlier this year in which a number of cars were allegedly damaged.
A crew from Magpas attended the incident

Pedestrian, 82, badly injured after being hit by car in Wellingborough

A man in his 80s was seriously injured in a collision in Northampton Road, Wellingborough, yesterday (Tuesday).

Detective Inspector Stuart Hitchon was speaking at Birmingham Crown Court

'His newborn daughter will never meet her father' - Northamptonshire Police detective speaks following Stuart Hutchings case

A Northamptonshire Police Detective Inspector has warned of the costly consequences of taking the law into your own hands following the sentencing of the man guilty of the manslaughter of Stuart Hutchings.
Corby swimming pool

Serious sex assault near Corby swimming pool

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious sexual assault in Corby.

Police are appealing for witnesses

Man carried 50ft on bonnet of car after being hit in Rushden

Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian was struck by a car and carried for about 50ft in a hit-and-run in Rushden.


VIDEO: Police release footage of Stuart Hutchings being chased in Northampton before his death as pursuer gets nine years in jail

A 28-year-old man was sentenced to nine years in prison after pleading guilty to the manslaughter of Stuart Hutchings at Birmingham Crown Court.
Police are investigating

Lead stolen from roof of church in East Northants

Thieves stole lead from the roof of St Mary the Virgin Church in Church Street, Warmington.

The trial will resume tomorrow

One defendant pleads guilty to manslaughter over Stuart Hutchings death in Northampton while other walks free

One of the defendants accused over the death of Stuart Hutchings has pleaded guilty to manslaughter leaving the other defendant free to go.
A witness appeal has been launched following an assault in Northampton town centre.

Man left with stitches after being struck on the head with 'sharp instrument' outside Northampton bar

Officers are appealing for witnesses following an assault outside a Northampton nightspot.
Tiffany's head required 26 stitches after she was bitten by the dog

'Police took two days to investigate Doberman attack on my six-year-old daughter'

Police delayed an assessment of a dog that bit a six-year-old girl on the head in Northampton as it was “not a priority”.

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