The family of a girl who died following a road crash in Chesterfield have paid a moving tribute to her.Read the full story ›
A 25-year-old woman has tonight been charged with murder following the death of Leon Pirdue in Chesterfield.
The body of 32-year-old Mr Pirdue, from Newbold, was found by paramedics at an address in Chiltern Close on Sunday morning.
A man and a woman were arrested on suspicion of murder. Jade Grant, of Chiltern Close, is due to appear at Chesterfield Justice Centre tomorrow morning. (September 20th).
A 32-year-old man who was arrested has been released under investigation.
Murder detectives have released the name of a man who was found dead at a house in Chesterfield over the weekend.Read the full story ›
Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the boy of a man was found at a house in Chesterfield.Read the full story ›
A man has been jailed for two years following a police chase through Chesterfield in April this year.
Richard Hardy was convicted of five offences:
- possession with intent to supply a Class A drug
- driving whilst disqualified
- using a vehicle without insurance
- dangerous driving
- pointing a blade in a public place
On April 5, Hardy of Wren Park Close in Grangewood continued driving his Renault Megane convertible through North Wingfield, Grassmoor and Wingerworth having been asked to stop by our officers.
He eventually came to a stop in Grangewood after crashing into a police car.
Officers are appealing for witnesses after a fatal collision involving a minibus and an eight-year-old girl.Read the full story ›
A historic cuckoo boat has been discovered during an archaeological dig at a canal in Staveley near Chesterfield.
The cuckoos carried coal along the canal to a gasworks in the 1800s.
Thirty cats and a ferret were rescued from a bungalow which was waist-high in animal faeces, a court has heard.Read the full story ›
The mother of an ex-soldier who died after being hit with a single punch in Chesterfield has started a campaign encouraging people not to binge drink.
Chris Henchcliffe, who served in the army in the Yorkshire Regiment, died in July last year.
His mother, Yvonne, wants bars to promote non-alcoholic drinks to try and tackle the problem.
Officers who stopped Kasim Iqbal’s car on the slip road of the A61 recovered crack cocaine, cannabis and a knife.Read the full story ›