Officers from Avon and Somerset Police will use spit guards from January next year.Read the full story ›
Police cameras filmed the arrest of Nathan Matthews and Shauna Hoare. Matthews was convicted of the murder of stepsister Becky Watts.Read the full story ›
Police say a 19-year-old man has died after taking what they believe to be a form of MDMA at a Bristol nightclub.
The teenager, from the Newport area of Wales, died after taking the drug at Motion nightclub in the early hours of Sunday.
Avon and Somerset Police says his family "are being supported at this difficult time".
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Officers say they were alerted early this morning that a man had been seen with a large knife in Old Market.Read the full story ›
Police have arrested an 18-year-old man from Gloucestershire after a pedestrian died in a collision on the A37 in Shepton Mallet on Sunday.
Avon and Somerset Police say the man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and failing to stop at the scene of an accident.
Officers had been trying to locate two vehicles following the incident.
A 28-year-old man from Dorset was killed in the collision, which happened shortly after he left the Westfest event at the Bath and West Showground.
The arrests of Leon Murray and Milto Troka follow a national operation investigating drugs supply to the South West from London.Read the full story ›
A 28-year-old man from Dorset was found lying on the A37 Whitstone Road in Shepton Mallett on Sunday.Read the full story ›
Officers say a woman was attacked by a man in the Manvers Street/Bath Spa railway station area last month.Read the full story ›
Police were called to Staple Hill just after midnight and have stayed for much of the day following what locals have called a 'brawl'.Read the full story ›
The city has some of the highest levels of gender based crime across the UK.Read the full story ›