Wed, 07:00

Sam Mechelewski approached a friend about ‘sorting out some hassle’ at Hinchingbrooke Country Park just a week before his death, a court was told.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Tue, 12:28

A Fenland lorry driver won the right to damages – that could total up to £4 million – after he was electrocuted when his tipper trailer touched overhead cables.

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UN Court
Mon, 17:02

A man who killed a motorcyclist from Outwell while high on drugs and driving a car he had stolen from a garage forecourt has been jailed for more than six years.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Mon, 15:51

A man accused of murdering Sam Mechelewski in a Huntingdon park checked into a hotel just hours after the death is believed to have occurred, a court heard.

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Brampton
Saturday, December 8, 2018

A former scout group leader – now living in Cambridgeshire - pleaded guilty to non-recent sexual abuse dating back to the 1970s and 1980s.

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Friday, December 7, 2018

The court heard from Richard Paul, who was a close friend of Mr Mechelewski’s, who said he called Shepherd when he had not heard from Sam for two days.

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Huntingdon
Friday, December 7, 2018

A banned driver with an “appalling” record reversed and rammed into a police car during a chase in Wisbech in a desperate bid to make his escape, a court heard.

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Norwich Crown Court
Thursday, December 6, 2018

A jury at Cambridge Crown Court has heard how a dog walker come across the body of Sam Mechelewski at Hinchingbrooke Country Park and thought it was someone sleeping

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Cambridge Crown Court
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Murder victim Sam Mechelewski was beaten around the head with a baseball bat, stabbed in the neck and left for dead at a country park, Cambridge Crown Court has heard today (Thursday).

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, November 30, 2018

A couple who stole thousands of pounds of savings from their elderly and vulnerable neighbour have been jailed for a total of six years.

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Peterborough Crown Court
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

A beer guzzling burglar from Wilburton was caught by police after leaving his DNA on a bottle of Peroni he stole and then drank at a crime scene.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Council health inspectors gave Michael and Gina Missing a four star rating after the couple turned around their pub’s dirty kitchen, which this week resulted in a £5,500 court fine.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, November 19, 2018

A man who stabbed his friend in the neck with a garden tool in a dispute over his friend’s partner has been jailed for nearly six years.

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Peterborough Crown Court
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

A Labour MP plotted with her brother to evade a speeding prosecution by claiming a Russian man had been behind the wheel, a court has heard.

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UN Court
Thursday, November 8, 2018

A 19-year-old from Willingham will spend five years in an youth offenders institute after pleading guilty to being involved in a series of ram raids across the eastern region - stealing cash machines containing almost £300,000.

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Peterborough Crown Court
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

A mum has spoken out to praise the quick thinking actions of a gym club when they discovered a visiting coach had sent an indecent SnapChat to a 14 year old girl.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, November 2, 2018

A man who went on a rampage in Cambridge, assaulting a paramedic, a van driver, a cyclist and a police officer, has been jailed.

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England Ambulance Service
Thursday, November 1, 2018

A Cambourne man who headbutted his partner after an argument over a fry-up has avoided jail.

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Thursday, November 1, 2018

A man from Whittlesey who was banned from being drunk in a public place after leaving residents “in fear and frightened for their own safety” has been sentenced to 10 weeks in prison after breaching an order.

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whittlesey
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

A woman from Whittlesey and two men from West Norfolk have been charged with a number of offences including child sexual abuse.

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West Norfolk
Monday, October 15, 2018

A sex offender who breached a court order by using library computers to look up Doctor Who websites and search for pictures of girls under the age of 10 has been jailed.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, October 12, 2018

Two women involved in running a “careful and professional” cannabis growing operation in Outwell at first thought it was a joke when police carried out a raid, a court heard.

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Norwich Crown Court
Thursday, October 11, 2018

A Wilburton man accused of sexually assaulting three schoolgirls covered his ears with his hands when police read out the allegations to him, a court has heard.

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UN Court
Saturday, October 6, 2018

Arrests for heroin possession, gross indecency, fraud, assault, drink driving and a vehicle seized after the driver breached an anti social behaviour order have been reported by Fenland Police.

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Fenland Police
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Six men involved in a £20,000 kidnap demand and serious assault of a man have been jailed.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, September 21, 2018

An 83-year-old Cambridgeshire man who was jailed for 18 sexual offences against four girls has had his prison term increased by seven years after an appeal against his sentence.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Sunday, September 16, 2018

The former owner of a March shop has been fined more than £2,500 for selling illegal and unsafe tobacco.

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Peterborough
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

A driver who left a motorcyclist with life-changing injuries after attempting to overtake three vehicles has been handed a suspended prison sentence.

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Peterborough Crown Court
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

The wife of murder victim Chris West gave a harrowing account in court on Monday of how she ‘watched the man I love die in front of me’.

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St Neots
Monday, September 10, 2018

St Neots man Kai Nazir was sentenced to life imprisonment today (Monday) for the murder of Chris West.

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St Neots

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