Figures show more than 40 per cent of incidents are over before a police helicopter has arrived, and Cumbria Constabulary is the slowest.Read the full story ›
A vehicle was used to break into the supermarket and an attempt was made to steal the ATM inside on Saturday 25 November.Read the full story ›
Nearly 50 weapons have been handed in to Cumbria police during the first week of a surrender campaign.Read the full story ›
More than £1,000 of goods were taken from a shed in Carlisle.Read the full story ›
The force is expected to burst its budget by nearly a million pounds, because of the public sector pay increase and the terrorism threat.Read the full story ›
A weapons surrender is being held across Cumbria to prevent guns, knives and ammunition from getting into the wrong hands.Read the full story ›
A former boxer who repeatedly punched and stamped on the head of man, leaving him physically and mentally disabled, has been jailed.Read the full story ›
Cumbria Police are still looking for Joseph Charlott, aged 15, from Carlisle, who has been missing for two weeks.
Joseph has been missing since 25 October and was seen on 5 November at Eldon Drive, Carlisle, at around 2:30pm, but has not been seen since.
He is described as being white, 5ft 4ins tall and of slim build with short, dark brown hair.
If you see Joseph or have any knowledge of his whereabouts please call Cumbria Police on 101.
Cumbria Police have been praised by the independent watchdog for their efficiency at reducing crime and keeping people safe.Read the full story ›
Police have reported that the 52-year-old pedestrian who was taken to Carlisle's Cumberland Infirmary following a hit and run incident in the city is in a critical, but stable condition.
It happened on London Road in Carlisle at around 10:35pm on Monday night. The man was hit by a light-coloured Ford Focus car that left the scene shortly after the collision. He has since been transferred to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Cumbria Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.