I am very pleased to see crime fall. It is testament to the professionalism and commitment of our officers and staff who served the public during 2012.
As a team we ensured that we remained focused on our duty to protect the communities of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.
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Police investigating the murder of man in Leicester on Saturday morning are urging motorists who were in the area to get in touch.
In less than 48 hours, more than £20,000 has been raised for the family of Corey and Casper Platt-May who were killed in a car accident.
A fine day with plenty of sunshine but cold.