07 July 2021
Mobile phone users are being told to be aware of a new scam in which fraudsters will target them with calls made from numbers similar to their own.
06 July 2018
Two special constables could be seen on the beat in Uppingham this autumn if a new initiative proves successful
29 June 2018
Police have seen a worrying increase in the number of drug drive arrests since 2016
10 May 2018
Police have appealed for witnesses to a fight in Stamford on Monday, May 7, to come forward.
22 December 2016
Busy and crowded places in Leicestershire and Rutland are being patrolled by firearms officers as of 7am this morning, Thursday December 22, after suspcted terror incidents in Berlin and Turkey.
18 May 2016
A new pilot project will see some prison inmates in Leicestershire released back into the community during the week.
10 March 2016
Police believe the same gang is behind a series of six lead or coppers thefts from church roofs in the Melton area since the start of this year which have caused tens of thousands of pounds damage.
23 February 2016
A new scheme is aiming to unite rural communities across the Melton borough in the fight against rural crime.
28 January 2016
A Melton woman who plundered her pal’s £37,000 teddy bear collection “richly deserved” to be jailed as nothing can replace a “loved and cherished teddy” - a judge said.
16 January 2016
The collaboration between the five East Midlands police forces has been praised as “unique” and “a model for all others to follow” by the Chancellor of the Exchequer.
27 November 2015
Motorists across Melton and Rutland are being reminded of the dangers of driving while impaired through drink or
25 November 2015
Leicestershire Police chief constable Simon Cole has welcomed today’s announcement by Chancellor George Osborne that there will be no further cuts to the force’s budget for the next five years.