A bus shelter in South Gloucestershire where a homeless woman was sleeping was burned down last night.
Police are treating the fire as suspicious and have started an investigation
The woman, known only as Jo, returned from church to find the shelter in Kingswood burning and all her possessions destroyed.
Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School in Kingswood is losing all its teachers this term following a turbulent period in the school's history.Read the full story ›
Lee Parker has pleaded guilty to murdering his six-moth-old baby daughter on Christmas Day. He will be sentenced at Bristol Crown Court.Read the full story ›
Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for witnesses and information after thieves broke into a house in Kingswood and assaulted a man.Read the full story ›
Police have arrested a man in connection with the unexplained death of a woman in South Gloucestershire.Read the full story ›
A dad has been charged with murdering his six-month-old daughter after she was found dead on Christmas Day.
Police and paramedics were called to the block of flats in Kingswood in Bristol during the early hours, but despite best efforts could not save little Anya Parker.
Her dad, 33-year-old Lee Parker, has appeared in court where no details of the case were given.
The victim was the infant daughter of the defendant.
An investigation has been launched following the death of a six-month-old on Christmas Day.Read the full story ›
Police were called by the ambulance service to Kingswood High Street just after 10:15 this morning after a man was found with injuries to his ankles.
He was taken to hospital but his injuries are neither life-changing or life-threatening.
Officers have been carrying out inquiries at the scene.
A carer who stole jewellery from her clients and sold the items at pawn shops has been jailed.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman with learning disabilities was robbed at a cash-point. The incident took place on Saturday April 9 just after 8.15pm on Regent Street in Kingswood.
The victim was withdrawing cash from a Santander machine next to a taxi rank by Chasers nightclub when a man approached her and snatched £20 from her before running away.
The suspect is described as a white man, in his early 30s, of a slim build with a receding hairline. He was wearing a red sweat top with a money symbol on the front and a silver-backed gorilla wearing a crown on the back.
Anyone with information is asked to contact us now on 101 and quote crime reference number 5216075825.