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Illegal workers arrested: Takeaways facing possible fines

Three takeaways - in Lisburn, Banbridge and Dungannon - are facing potential penalties totalling £140,000 after immigration offenders from China were found working at their premises.

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Jordan Cumbo.

Teenager put on probation for making monkey gestures at passing motorist

An “utterly moronic” racist who made monkey gestures at a passing motorist has been put on probation for a year.

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Supt David Moore,  PSNI District Commander, with Carla Lockhart MLA.

Call for police to step up patrols in rural areas

Upper Bann MLA Carla Lockhart has called on the PSNI to step up patrols in rural areas.

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Appeal as thieves steal two Mercs and a truck

Appeal as thieves steal two Mercs and a truck

Police are investigating a report of theft from commercial premises in the Acre Road area of Magheralin.

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Bid to quash underage sex conviction dismissed

Bid to quash underage sex conviction dismissed

A Banbridge man jailed for having sex with a schoolgirl ten years his junior has failed in a bid to overturn his conviction.

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‘Unbelievable’ how man (75) not sent to jail

‘Unbelievable’ how man (75) not sent to jail

A judge declared as “unbelievable” how a pensioner had managed to escape going to jail despite having 17 drink driving and driving while banned convictions.

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Sat Nav stolen from van at Sprucefield park and ride

Sat Nav stolen from van at Sprucefield park and ride

Police investigating the theft of a Sat Nav from a van parked at the park and ride at Sprucefield have issued an appeal for witnesses to come forward.

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The Clingen family.

Thieves target home of Baptist pastor

A Baptist pastor and his wife watched on in horror as thieves drove off in their two family cars after breaking into their home in Crumlin last week.

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Soldiers of the 2nd Queen's Regiment searching a car at the south Armagh border in 1976

Anger as MoD invites veterans to aid ‘witch-hunt’ inquests

Letters sent to military veterans who may have witnessed Troubles-era incidents have been branded a “new witch-hunt” by Justice for Veterans UK (JFVUK).

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Prison officer felt ‘under real threat’

Prison officer felt ‘under real threat’

A prison officer accused of smuggling drugs into a high-security jail claims he acted under threat from an inmate being held for “grave” offences, the High Court heard today.

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Police warning over email phishing scam

POLICE ALERT: Warning over email phishing scam

Detectives from the PSNI's Cyber Crime Centre are advising businesses to be on the alert for a phishing scam.
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Police have seized 380k worth of cannabis in Lisburn.

Three arrested after police make £380k cannabis seizure

A 48-year-old man and two women, aged 29 and 63, have been arrested by detectives from PSNI’s Criminal Investigation Branch following the seizure of £380,000 worth of cannabis in Lisburn.

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Maghaberry prison

Maghaberry prison officer among three arrests as drugs seized

A 23-year-old prison officer was one of three people arrested this morning as part of an investigation into trafficking of prohibited items into Maghaberry Prison.

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Police officers stand next to the van involved on an attack in Las Ramblas

Barcelona terror attack: PSNI issue advice to holidaymakers

The PSNI has issued potentially life-saving advice for local people on what to do in the event of a firearm or weapons attack abroad in the wake of the Barcelona attack.

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Missing Brendan McDermott

Can you help find missing Brendan McDermott

Police are concerned about the whereabouts of missing Brendan McDermott from the Lisburn area.

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Dromore chef has to be ‘a model driver’

Dromore chef has to be ‘a model driver’

A Dromore man will have to be ‘a model driver’ for the next three years after he was given nine penalty points last Wednesday at Craigavon Magistrates Court.

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Driver denied all knowledge of car

Driver denied all knowledge of car

After he denied knowing anything about a vehicle a 23-year-old man was connected to it when the last registered owner said he had sold the car to him, a local court heard last week.

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Police are investigating an arson attack in Banbridge.

Two men arrested in connection with arson attack

Two men have been arrested following an arson attack in Banbridge.

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Masked men attack police who attended  the scene of  young people throwing stones and damaging cars in the Stewart Street area on Monday afternoon.
 Police said a number of cars have been damaged and officers are currently at the scene. 
Photo Pacemaker Press

Former DUP MLA blames Sinn Fein after son’s car is burnt out

One of the cars that was burnt out in the Markets area of Belfast yesterday belonged to the son of a former DUP MLA Jonathan Craig.

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