Leicestershire Police have recorded the lowest crime figures in 2012 for 20 years, despite commitments to security operations in London during the Games, and at Loughborough University where Team GB were based. The Force also provided security when the Queen visited Leicester.
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Sunny spells on Friday after a frosty start, with only isolated wintry showers, mainly over the hills. Cold with a brisk northerly wind.
Brisk northwesterly winds will bring scattered showers with some bright or sunny spells developing in between. A widespread frost overnight.
Arthur 'Bob' Gumbley was beaten and robbed in his own home before he died in hospital.