Machetes and zombie knives were amongst the 198 blades handed over to Avon and Somerset Police during an operation this month.Read the full story ›
A man in his 20s is being treated in hospital with what Police officers are describing as 'life-changing' injuries following an assault.Read the full story ›
Jason Gurgul's body has been formally identified.
Yesterday the body of a man was recovered from the Floating Harbour in Bristol. Today, Avon and Somerset Police have confirmed that missing man Jason Gurgul has been identified.
The 33-year-old was reported missing after he did not come home from a night out in the city on Friday 28 April.
Detectives say findings of an initial post mortem examination suggest that there is no evidence of any suspicious circumstances in relation to his death.
Officers have thanked the public for their efforts to help find Jason but now ask people to "refrain from being disrespectful on social media and from engaging in unhelpful speculation." It follows claims online that an individual is pushing people into the water, after four young men have died this way since January.
Avon and Somerset Police have released CCTV footage of a man they want to trace in connection with a serious sexual assault in Bath.Read the full story ›
Isaac Morris has been missing since last night (4 May) and does not have his diabetic medicine with him.
The 25-year-old was last seen leaving Cambridge Park in Westbury Park at around 10.30pm last night.
Isaac is white, with dark or auburn hair which is long on top, has a distinctive ear and lip piercing and a two lines of Japanese writing tattooed on his wrist.
When he was last spotted he was wearing a black hooded top with a dollar sign and a yellow Pikachu Pokémon character on the front.
Avon and Somerset officers are asking members of the public to call 999 and give the call handler the reference number 5217099261.
A vulnerable missing teenager has not been seen since Easter Monday.
Antonio Mitchell is 15 years old and believed to be in the Bath area, but was last seen in the Marlborough Street area of Bristol on 17 April at about 1pm.
Avon and Somerset officers understand he went towards the Stokes Croft area of the city.
He is described as:
- About 5ft 4ins tall
- Slim build
- Mousey brown coloured hair worn short but flicked up at the front
- Last seen wearing a green anorak, black jogging bottoms, black and white trainers
Officers are asking anyone who spots Antonio to call the Police, quoting reference 5217084806.
The partner of missing Jason Gurgul has begged him to come home in an emotional appeal.Read the full story ›
Simeon Langford illegally fled to Ireland after he broke one woman's jaw and stamped on another's head. Today he's been jailed for 11 years.Read the full story ›
Hayley Worth's family have paid tribute to a daughter, niece, sister and partner who "had a heart of gold".Read the full story ›
Detectives are investigating whether a 30-year-old man died after taking the herbal drug known as 'Spice'.Read the full story ›