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Woman robbed at knifepoint in Melton Road area

A woman was threatened with what is believed to be a knife before being robbed of her Jewellery and bag in the Melton Road area of Leicester. The incident happened at about 5.20pm on Monday, January 15. Police say the woman was approached from behind by a man, who prodded her in the back and...

Man and woman attacked with metal bar at Fosse Park

A man and woman were attacked with a metal bar in a supermarket car park at Fosse Park

Update: Five men arrested for damage to vehicles across Leicestershire

Five men have been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage after 60 vehicles were vandalised across the city and county. The men, aged 18, 19, 20, 21 and 23, were arrested on Saturday 7 January and have been released on police bail for further enquiries to be carried out. Leicestershire Police were inundated with reports of...

Latest on Narborough Road street fight and stabbing

Police are appealing for help to identify those involved in a gang fight on Narborough Road on Friday evening. The incident occurred at 6.22pm on Friday 14 July. A group of men were involved in the fight which started on Winchester Avenue, then moved onto Narborough Road and towards Raymond Road. Two people were injured in...

Burglar impersonates Police officer to gain entry and burgle home

Police are warning residents in Leicester to be vigilant following a distraction burglary, where a thief claimed to be a police officer to gain entry to a house. The incident happened in Glenfield between 8pm and 8.15pm on Thursday 21 December. An elderly resident in Stamford Street noticed a man in his garden who claimed...

Three injured as car lands on roof in Leicester crash

Three people have been hurt in a car crash in Leicester, in which a vehicle ended up on its roof. The incident happened at around 1pm in the Highfields area of Leicester yesterday. The collision involved two other vehicles. The three injured people were assessed by paramedics at the scene, with one taken to hospital for...

Man stabbed in Leicester estate dies

A man who was stabbed in the St Matthews area of the city yesterday has sadly died

Teenager killed after being hit by train near Knighton

British Transport Police have confirmed that a teenager died after being hit by a train in Leicestershire. The incident happened on Tuesday (2 July) near Knighton. The 17-year-old boy was pronounced dead at the scene. Some train services were disrupted whilst forensic test were carried out...

Concern grows for missing 16-year-old girl from Melton

Concern is growing for a missing 16-year-old girl who has been reported missing from Old Dalby in Melton Mowbray. Amber Godsell, 16, was last seen in the area at around 7pm on Friday 28 December. Since then police have been carrying out enquiries to try and find Amber and believe she may be in the Glenfield...

Women inappropriately touched in Leicester City Centre

Police are investigating reports of a number of women being touched inappropriately in Leicester City Centre. The incidents took place on Churchgate and Bishop Street on Sunday 28 May, between 11pm and 11.30pm. A number of women were approached and touched inappropriately by a number of youths. It was the Sunday before the last bank holiday,...

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