New figures have revealed a significant rise in the number of religious and racial hate crimes across the region.Read the full story ›
Campaigners fighting the abuse chose Bristol bus station to try to educate the public on a growing problem.Read the full story ›
Avon & Somerset Police now, officially, recognise gender-based hate as a crime. So what is a hate crime? And how do you report it?Read the full story ›
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An axe murderer from Plymouth, currently serving a life sentence at Wakefield prison, has been found with a knife in his jail cell.Read the full story ›
A 27-year-old woman who died following an incident in the St Paul’s area of Bristol has been formally identified.Read the full story ›
Officers investigating the death of a man in Bath on Sunday have been given additional time to continue questioning two suspects.Read the full story ›
PC Claire Boddie, who is accused of tasering a race relations adviser in the face, denied the common assault charge in court today.Read the full story ›
A 36-year-old woman was jogging on Woodcock Lane in Warminster when a man touched her bottom. He then ran towards Fairfield road, Wiltshire.Read the full story ›
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Police are investigating after a robbery at a jewellers on Princess Victoria Street in Clifton, Bristol at approximately 12.50pm today.
The owner of the store, Stephen Grey-Harris, told ITV News that he believes that the men got away with jewellery worth "in excess of one million pounds."
Four offenders arrived at the scene on motorbikes and used weapons to smash the store windows.
Princess Victoria Street remains closed as police continue to investigate the incident.