I was appalled to learn from an article in last week’s Ely Standard (‘Finders keepers . . .’) that Cambridgeshire Police, in line with other police-forces nationwide, plans to introduce new restrictions regarding the acceptance and reporting of the lost property, which public-spirited people bring to police stations for safe-keeping and maybe restoration to its rightful owners.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Tue, 15:52

Students learned how to spot the signs of modern day slavery in a workshop held with Cambridgeshire Police.

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College of West Anglia
Tue, 11:12

Drugs, speeding drivers and anti-social behaviour are the top three crimes on a public hit list, according to a survey by Cambridgeshire Police.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, February 15, 2019

The National Lottery has begun an investigation into how it paid £46,000 to a Cambridgeshire support group which was struck off within months of the payment being made.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, February 15, 2019

A battle to build a house on an overgrown site in Wisbech has been won by developers after plans were refused due to crime and living conditions.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Mental health nurses are supporting staff in the force control room at Cambridgeshire Constabulary to help deal with a huge rise in the number of calls from people in crisis.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Model Penny Lancaster – star of Loose Women – is one of the celebrities featured in a new Channel 4 series about Cambridgeshire Police that was partly filmed in the Fens.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Friday, February 8, 2019

A large haulage lorry was photographed after it crashed while driving on Cambridgeshire’s guided busway .

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Cambridgeshire Police
Friday, February 8, 2019

London drugs gangs are targeting some of the most vulnerable people in the city under cover of “massive pools of darkness” where there is poor street lighting.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, February 7, 2019

A new campaign to encourage motorists and cyclists to take care when passing horse riders follows a spate of collisions – including an incident near Ely and another at Wisbech.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Thursday, February 7, 2019

A Wisbech shop has lost an appeal to install roller shutters to protect against anti-social behaviour after more than 200 crimes in the area in two years.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Monday, February 4, 2019

A man in his 20s suffered minor injuries when he was in collision with a car in what is the second car and pedestrian collision in Wisbech town centre in 24 hours.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Sunday, February 3, 2019

A pedestrian has been left with potentially life-changing injuries after a crash involving a car in Wisbech.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Friday, February 1, 2019

Five men, who police believe entered this country illegally, have been found in back of a lorry trailer on the A10 at Stetham.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Friday, February 1, 2019

Lost property can be kept by whoever finds it as police say there is “no legal obligation” to hand anything in under new powers.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Friday, February 1, 2019

People will soon be paying 12 per cent more for policing in Cambridgeshire, but it has been promised the money will be used to boost police numbers with 50 new officers.

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Jason Ablewhite
Friday, February 1, 2019

Twenty one silent 999 calls were made to police in Fenland who sent blue light emergency response only to find that the person was trying to unlock their mobile phone.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Thursday, January 31, 2019

A car caused traffic chaos on Wednesday evening after it burst into flames during rush hour on a main Cambridgeshire road.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Thursday, January 24, 2019

A woman has died and four others have been hospitalised following a multi-vehicle pile-up on a major Cambridgeshire road.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

A police chase ended in a Fenland field today after rural crime officers used “tactical contact” on a 4x4 this morning.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

A March mum is hopeful witnesses will come forward to find the uninsured driver who collided with her family saloon on the A47 and then fled the scene.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Three adults and three young children were hospitalised in a two-car crash on the A142 in Witchford on Sunday, January 20, police have revealed.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Monday, January 21, 2019

A Cambridgeshire Police course aimed at making motorcyclists safer has been hailed a success by participants.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Monday, January 21, 2019

A man thought to be in the Peterborough or Cambridge area is wanted by police in connection with a knife-point robbery in the region.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Monday, January 21, 2019

A Panasonic TV, DVD player and various power tools were stolen from a Welney home last week after suspects forced entry to the property.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Friday, January 18, 2019

A lorry which left the A141 last night and almost landed in a nearby field closed the road between March and Chatteris for hours.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

A woman’s £30,000 Range Rover that was stolen from her Sutton home has been “found undamaged”, the owner has revealed.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Monday, January 14, 2019

A haul of tools including grinders, a hammer drill and lawnmower that were suspected stolen during shed burglaries in Chatteris have been recovered by police.

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Cambridgeshire Police
Thursday, January 10, 2019

CCTV control in Fenland will be moved to Peterborough in a bid to save more than £60,000 and reduce crime in both areas.

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Steve Tierney
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Police shut off a stretch of the A47 this afternoon when swopping on a private hire vehicle in a “planned police operation”.

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