An 11-year-old boy has been taken to hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries after the car he was in ended up on a railway line.
Ten Cumbrian police officers have taken part in an Ironman challenge to raise money in the name of one of their colleagues.
Six people have been arrested in Carlisle after two men were seen leaving a bar on Botchergate with a hand gun.
Cumbria Constabulary are hoping to add an extra 84 officers to the force over the next year.Over the next two years the force is looking to take-on a further 72 full-time Police Officers and transfer 12 staff from other areas of the force.
The body of a woman has been discovered in the River Serwent near Brigham in West Cumbria.
No formal identification has taken place but the family of missing woman Margaret Huddart have been informed.
The 80 year old was last seen on Wednesday in the Wordsworth Court area of Cockermouth.
Police have named the woman killed in a crash in Cumbria yesterday.
76 year old Margaret Bold was from Egremeont.
The two vehicle crash happened around 9:30am yesterday, on the A595 at Bigrigg.
An 86 year old woman was also taken to hospital after the crash, she's in a critical but stable condition.
Police are appealing for information after a woman went missing in West Cumbria.
80 year old Margaret Huddart was last seen at around 11:45am on Wednesday in the Wordsworth Court area of Cockermouth.
Cumbria Police are asking residents to check gardens and alleyways for signs of Mrs Huddart.
A woman has died following a car crash in Cumbria this morning.
The crash happened on the A595 near Egremont around 9:30am.
The woman was from the town, and her family have been informed.
An 86 year old woman was also taken to hospital after the crash and is a critical but stable condition.
One person has been taken to hospital with life threatening injuries after a crash in Cumbria.
The two vehicle crash happened around 9:30am, on the A595 in Egremont.
The driver of the second car was also injured, but their injuries are not known.
The road will be closed for several hours.
Police Scotland have launched a recruitment drive for special constables in the run up to the Commonwealth Games.
In Dumfries and Galloway the volunteers will have the chance to either go to Glasgow in July to help police the games, or backfill full time officers in the region.
Traffic police in Cumbria say they have their eyes set on HGV companies whose drivers are breaking the law by not taking required breaks.
It comes after staff and drivers at Ross International were sent to prison for tachograph fraud.
Shops in Workington hope that a new police presence will help them guard against theft.
The flat-pack, "Cut-out coppers", have apparently deterred thieves in other areas - now Cumbria police have enlisted their help.