Police arrest seven suspects after multiple raids across Leicestershire

Police raided 47 properties across Leicester and Leicestershire in a crackdown on wanted criminals. The force said it arrested seven people in...

17-year-old in critical condition after fight breaks out in Loughborough Street

A teenager is fighting for his life after a fight broke out in Radmoor Road, Loughborough, yesterday afternoon. Five people were arrested...

Drivers warned to expect delays as M1 closes for weekend

Drivers have been warned to expect disruption while part of the M1 is closed this weekend. The closure will impact all drivers...

Shepshed man jailed for child sex offences

A man from Shepshed has been jailed after pleading guilty to a string of child sex offences. Samuel James Griffiths, 35, appeared...

Leicester man found guilty of rape after woman mistook his car for taxi

A man who raped his victim twice after she accidentally got into his car thinking it was a taxi has been...

Police persuade woman not to jump from M69 bridge near Hinckley

Police officers had to talk a woman down from a motorway bridge on the M69, after she threatened to jump. The incident...

Elderly woman finds two burglars in her bedroom in Oadby

Police are looking for two men after an elderly woman was burgled in her home in Oadby. The two men are believed...

12-year-old injured in collision with car in Thurmaston

A 12-year-old boy was injured following a collision with a car in Thurmaston over the weekend. The incident, which involved a white...

Motorcyclist killed in crash with van in Leicestershire

A man has died after his motorbike was involved in a road traffic collision with a transit van over the weekend....

Drunk driver jailed for mounting pavement and ploughing into mum and pushchair

A man who drove his car into a group of pedestrians while over the drink drive limit has been jailed for...

Large sinkhole-like opening appears in Aylestone street

A deep hole has appeared in a busy Leicester street over the weekend. The hole, which is about 45cm in diameter, appeared...

M1 in Leicestershire closed to all traffic next weekend

A part of the M1 motorway in Leicestershire is going to be closed to all traffic next weekend, causing major congestion...