Fri 13 Dec 2019
A VIOLENT man forced a woman to strip naked to check “if she had been with other men” and assaulted her in what a judge described as one of the worst cases of its kind he had ever seen.
By Admin on Wed 27 Nov 2019
POLICING in this country is always most effective when the police and the local community are working together.
By David Parker on Fri 25 Oct 2019
TWO drug dealers who attacked and killed a Masbrough man to “teach him a lesson” have been jailed.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 25 Oct 2019
THE dad of a murder victim spoke of his pain at losing his son — after three men were found guilty over his death.
By David Parker on Thu 24 Oct 2019
A BURGLAR who stole a safe from a garage on Boxing Day has been given a suspended jail sentence.
By David Parker on Wed 23 Oct 2019
A JURY has retired to consider its verdicts in the trial over the death of Masbrough man John Methley.
By David Parker on Mon 14 Oct 2019
A 12-YEAR-old boy told a court how he witnessed a brutal street murder with a “metal stick” — which left the victim with fatal injuries including brain damage and a broken skull.
By David Parker on Tue 24 Sep 2019
MASKED men broke into a pensioner's home in Masbrough and dragged her to the floor before making off with "a significant amount" of cash.
By David Parker on Thu 19 Sep 2019
A CANNABIS grower has been given a 12-month community order and will have to complete unpaid work.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 23 Aug 2019
COUNCIL claims that selective licensing increases property prices have been disputed by a landlady — as she called for her properties to be removed from the scheme.
By Chloe West on Thu 22 Aug 2019
A SKIP was set alight in Masbrough last night (Wednesday).
By Michael Upton on Thu 08 Aug 2019
HOMELESS and vulnerable people will be able to find floral comfort at a charity’s new base after the opening of a new garden.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 02 Aug 2019
WORK on a £5 million revamp of the College Road roundabout will start on Monday, August 19.
By David Parker on Thu 01 Aug 2019
A MASBROUGH man accused of trying to incite a 13-year-old girl to engage in sexual activity has appeared in court.
By David Parker on Wed 24 Jul 2019
A MAN accused of raping a teenager in a town centre alleyway bragged to her mother about the abuse in public days later, a court has been told.
By David Parker on Tue 23 Jul 2019
A WOMAN has told a jury that she felt pressured and scared into going to an alleyway where she was allegedly repeatedly sexually abused.