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Police praised for seizing drugs in Pomeroy

Police have been praised for seizing illegal drugs and a substantial sum of cash during an anti-drugs operation in Pomeroy.

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Laying flowers at the scene where Marian Beattie was found murdered 45 years ago

Help to bring Marian’s killer to face justice

On the 45th memorial of the murder of Portadown girl Marian Beattie, her brother Gerard is asking for the public to help bring her killer to justice.

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This petrol bomb was thrown at the front door of Glenageeragh Orange hall, near Augher in Co Tyrone on 24 March 2018.

Orange Hall attack was hate crime, says PSNI

Police are treating a petrol bomb attack on a Co Tyrone Orange Hall as a hate crime.

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So emaciated Jet was weak and unable to walk steadily.

‘So emaciated, Jet was weak and unable to walk steadily’

Suspended jail terms were handed down to a man and woman after an emaciated German Shepherd was found at a house in Lurgan.

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Police are appealing for witnesses

Attack on Co Tyrone Orange Hall treated as 'hate crime'

Police are treating an incident in which a tin of paint was thrown at a County Tyrone Orange hall as a hate crime.
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The public consultation started today.

Fine for using phone while driving could increase from £60 to £200

A public consultation has opened today on proposals aimed at deterring the illegal use of a mobile phone while driving.
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Would you support more severe penalties for anyone found to be using a mobile phone illegally whilst driving?

POLL: Should the fine for using a mobile phone while driving in NI be more severe?

It's time to have your say.

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Symbol of law and justice in the empty courtroom, law and justice concept.

Woman arrested for breaching bail terms

A south Derry woman was arrested after breaching her bail conditions by taking alcohol, Magherafelt Magistrates Court was told.

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Pair who robbed Co Tyrone newsagent jailed

A knife-wielding robber who terrified a teenage shop worker has been jailed along with his former girlfriend and getaway driver.

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Thumbing a lift

Elderly woman robbed after offering 'hitchhikers' assistance

Police have appealed for motorist vigilance after an elderly woman was robbed of cash by men she believed she was helping after crashing their vehicle.

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Child abduction accused: we spent time eating Pot Noodles

Child abduction accused: we spent time eating Pot Noodles

A man accused of abducting a schoolgirl claims they spent a night together in the woods eating Pot Noodles, the High Court has heard.

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Pensioners and wheelchair user ‘targeted by thief’

Pensioners and wheelchair user ‘targeted by thief’

A woman allegedly stole from pensioners and a wheelchair user in a crime spree across parts of Northern Ireland, the High Court has heard.

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Bishop Street Courthouse

Jailed Maghera man planned 'lavish night out in Belfast' for girlfriend

A Maghera man who attempted to rob the customer service desk in Foyleside Shopping Centre has been jailed for two years.
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Door smashed during police raid

Mid Ulster police keep up pressure on suspected drug dealers

Cocaine with an estimated street value of £5,000 has been seized by police in the Mid Ulster area.

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Sparky

Sparky’s ‘horrendous death’ may have been captured on social media, say police

The ‘horrendous’ death of an 11 week old puppy may have been captured on social media, say police.

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Brigid Hughes has brought the case

Civil service ‘wrongly challenged’ in legacy funding case

A Stormont department is being wrongly challenged over former first minister Arlene Foster’s alleged block on discussion of a bid to fund legacy inquests, the High Court has heard.

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Appeal for witnesses of Portadown flasher to come forward

Have you been flashed at in Portadown by a drunk male recently?

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Seven arrested after man is stabbed

Seven arrested after man is stabbed

Six men and a teenager were arrested by the PSNI near Dungannon following a request from Gardaí investigating a stabbing in Co Longford.

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The case was brought by''Brigid Hughes whose husband was an innocent victim of the 1987 SAS Loughgall shooting

Inquests ‘could have drained £150m legacy funds’

A £150m government package to deal with all legacy issues in Northern Ireland could have been “drained” by a bid to fund inquests alone, the High Court has heard.

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The scene of the incident in Aughnacloy, Co Tyrone, which police are treating as attempted murder

PSNI ‘must keep extra patrols’ after Co Tyrone burglary

The PSNI has been urged to continue extra patrols in a village where a pensioner was hospitalised after falling from an upstairs window during a burglary at her home.

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