Man jailed for 12 years for sexually abusing teenage girls

A man who targeted vulnerable young girls for his sexual gratification has been jailed for 12 years at Leicester Crown Court. Daniel...

Rise in the number of overweight children in Leicestershire

The number of children classed as obese or overweight has increased across Leicestershire. The figure for 10 and 11-year-olds in the year...

Belgrave Gate reopens after City Centre stabbing

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed in Leicester City Centre in the early hours of this morning. The victim was...

Latest job opportunities with Leicester City

Ever fancied working for Leicester City Football Club. Well now's your chance with some exciting vacancies at the King Power Stadium. Here's...

Cars set alight in Melton Mowbray

Police are investigating after five vehicles were damaged by fire in Melton Mowbray. Officers were called to Dieppe Way and nearby Drummond...

Man found dead on driveway in Oakham

The death of man who was found on a driveway in Oakham is not being treated as suspicious, Leicestershire Police have...

Vandals cause £85k damage to ambulances putting lives at risk

Vandals have damaged four ambulances and vital lifesaving equipment has been stolen outside an ambulance station in Leicester. East Midlands Ambulance Service...

Two men appear in court charged with teenager’s death

Two men have appeared in court over the death of 16-year-old Megan Bannister. Megan's body was found in the back of a...

Hunt underway for rapist who has gone on the run

Police are appealing for help to find a double rapist who has gone on the run. Police have released an image of...

Residents evacuated after fire in five storey building

Residents were evacuated from a five storey building after a fire broke out in the early hours of this morning. The incident...

Flyover in City Centre closed after three-car collision

The flyover on Burleys Way in Leicester was closed last night after a road traffic collision. The incident took place at around...

Parents angry after school proposes to finish at lunchtime on Fridays

A primary school in Leicestershire has been criticised after it revealed plans of closing early on Friday afternoons to try and...