Police say a 15-year-old boy who went missing from Plymouth has been found. Kallum Barritt hadn't been seen since this morning and officers were concerned for his welfare.
They can now report that he is safe and well and have thanked people for their help.
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Children from three Plymouth schools were at Home Park to discuss racism.Read the full story ›
Devon and Cornwall Police are hunting for a bogus charity collector who stole money from an elderly blind woman in her Plymouth home.
Officers say the 79-year-old woman was visited on Wednesday by a man who said he was selling items on behalf of a dyslexia charity.
He invited himself in and remained at her home for around 45 minutes, insisting that she buy household products which she did not need.
She eventually gave in and handed over her purse for goods worth no more than £25 but the thief took all of the banknotes from her purse – totalling £150 – before making off from the property.
The man is described as well-spoken with a south east accent.
This is an appalling crime; stealing from an elderly blind woman has to be the lowest of the low. We are appealing to anyone who may have seen this man going door-to-door in the Leigham area on that day or since to come forward and contact police before this man steals from any other vulnerable victim.
Police are now appealing for witnesses after Jonathan Davys's body was found in the city centre on Saturday 16 September at 7.45pm.Read the full story ›
HMS Northumberland, which is based in Devonport, welcomes its new captain Commander Alex Pollard.Read the full story ›
The latest phase in a campaign to make Plymouth a healthier and happier city begins today.
Thrive Plymouth is a 10-year programme which aims to narrow the gap in the health status between people in the city.
The project is entering its fourth year and monitors lifestyle behaviours like smoking, drinking, diet and inactivity.
The latest phase will focus on improving mental well-being by promoting the five ways to wellbeing in Plymouth.
There is currently a considerable life expectancy gap between different communities in Plymouth. Closing that gap is crucial to the city thriving and an outstanding quality of life being enjoyed by everyone.
- You can find more information on the Thrive Plymouth website.
Johnny Mercer and Gary Streeter say they are "deeply concerned" about the proposals to get rid of HMS Bulwark and HMS Albion.Read the full story ›
A project where professional footballers help promote racial understanding is being launched in Plymouth.
‘Show Racism The Red Card’ is being supported by the Department for Communities and Local Government.
Plymouth Argyle Football Club will host students from the city as they take part in workshops exploring stereotypes and hate crime.
The students can then put questions about racism and ethnicity to players from Argyle’s first team.
Sherford on the outskirts of Plymouth will be home to more than 12,000 people.Read the full story ›
3,200 runners took part in this year's Plymouth 10K, making it the largest attendance in the event's history.Read the full story ›