A 16-year-old boy, arrested today in connection with two serious sexual assaults last weekend, has been charged. The boy, who can not be named for legal reasons, has been remanded in custody and will appear at Nottingham Magistrates Court tomorrow charged with two attempted rapes and three sexual assaults.
The first incident is believed to have happened in Derby Road, Lenton, near Hill Side around 8am on Sunday 23 October, and it is understood a second victim was attacked in Woodyard Lane, Wollaton around 8am. Both victims are being supported by specialist officers. A 17-year-old boy arrested in connection with the assaults, has since been released without charge. Police have increased patrols in the area to reassure the community.
The RSPCA say the crossbreed, since renamed Chelsea, is in good condition and they are confident she will now find a new loving home.Read the full story ›
Divers have been searching in Nottinghamshire for a woman who has been missing for over a week. Melanie Wilson was last seen in Mansfield at about 11:20pm on Wednesday 19 October. The Police Dive Team were out searching at Sutton Lawn Park, in Sutton-in-Ashfield, yesterday afternoon (26 October). Police are particularly concerned as she is usually very active on social media, but she does not have her mobile with her. They are now appealing to members of the public to stay alert to possible sightings of the 22 year old. Inspector Nick Butler, Mansfield district commander at Nottinghamshire Police is part of the search.
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Police have released a new photograph of a missing woman they are trying to trace in the East midlands. Specialist Police Divers are continuing to search for 22-year-old Melanie Wilson who has been missing for over a week in Nottinghamshire, she was last seen in Mansfield at about 11:20pm on Wednesday 19 October.
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Police underwater search teams are continuing to look for missing 22-year-old Melanie Wilson.
She was last seen in Mansfield on Wednesday 19 October.
Search teams are sweeping the banks of a pond at Sutton Lawn Park in Sutton-In-Ashfield.
Police have arrested a 16-year-old boy in connection with two serious sexual assaults in Nottingham last weekend.Read the full story ›
A 15-year-old boy has been attacked by two other teenage boys and had his phone stolen in Derby.
He was with his friend on Kedleston Road, near to the Jonty Farmer pub at 7.45pm on Monday, October 24, when he was approached by the boys.
They attacked him and stole his iPhone 7 Plus phone.
Both of the teenagers were described as white, 5ft 9ins tall, of a medium build and were wearing hooded tops.
It's at this time of year that you might be turning on your central heating or gas fire for the first time in several months.
As well as heat, your gas appliances could also be emitting dangerous levels of Carbon Monoxide gas. Getting them checked by a professional could save your life.
Engineer Simon Challis explains how to make sure you get the right person to maintain your gas appliance: