Press releases

​Fly-tipper caught on CCTV fined £400

​Fly-tipper caught on CCTV fined £400

Feb 13, 2019 09:42 GMT
A Bury woman who was filmed dumping rubbish in a back alley near her home has been fine...

​Bury launches new strategy to combat domestic violence and abuse

​Bury launches new strategy to combat domestic violence and abuse

Nov 30, 2018 13:07 GMT
Partners from across Bury and beyond joined forces to launch the borough’s new strategy...

Discount store prosecuted for selling illegal cigarettes

Discount store prosecuted for selling illegal cigarettes

Apr 25, 2018 12:11 BST
The boss of a discount store in Radcliffe has been sentenced for possessing and selling...

US citizen missing - INDIAN INTELLIGENCE CLAIMS: “Sheikha Latifa is alive and has been taken back to Dubai”

US citizen missing - INDIAN INTELLIGENCE CLAIMS: “Sheikha Latifa is alive and has been taken back to Dubai”

Mar 12, 2018 16:49 GMT
American Jean-Pierre Hervé Jaubert missing from US registered vessel off coast of India...

Nearly a quarter of a million cars broken into in 2016

Nearly a quarter of a million cars broken into in 2016

Jan 10, 2018 00:01 GMT
​Nearly a quarter of a million vehicles were broken into in 2016, with 26 police forces...

Fake Fingerlings seized in trading standards clampdown

Fake Fingerlings seized in trading standards clampdown

Dec 15, 2017 16:20 GMT
Dozens of fake Fingerlings toys have been seized by trading standards from a shop in Bu...

Police data shows 10% rise in vehicle vandalism in three years

Police data shows 10% rise in vehicle vandalism in three years

Nov 25, 2017 00:01 GMT
Figures obtained by RAC Insurance indicate a rise in reports of vandalised vehicles bet...

Police data reveals 30% increase in stolen vehicles in three years

Police data reveals 30% increase in stolen vehicles in three years

Sep 27, 2017 00:01 BST
New data seen by the RAC highlights a significant rise in vehicle thefts in England and...

Bannocks and Blood - murder mystery at Bury Library

Bannocks and Blood - murder mystery at Bury Library

Aug 22, 2017 13:22 BST
Are you a fan of crime fiction? Then head for a murder mystery event at Bury Library on...

Air filter cigarette smuggler jailed

Air filter cigarette smuggler jailed

Jul 17, 2017 12:22 BST
A lorry driver, who smuggled more than nine million cigarettes into the UK hidden insid...