Officers scratched, punched, and bitten as suspect due in court after car stolen
Three officers were left with injuries on their arms and legs after attempting to arrest a suspect who had allegedly stolen a car and caused damage at a public house. After being alerted to an ongoing incident in Grove Street, Retford, shortly before 7.30am, on Monday (22 May), response cops were quick to get to the scene and attempted to diffuse the situation.
Thug jailed following robbery rampage
A violent thug who went on a rampage and robbed two people in the street has been jailed. John Shooter left a trail of destruction in his wake after attacking several people within the space of a few hours. One of his victims needed surgery to save his eyesight after he was assaulted by Shooter in Mansfield town centre.
Police board up flat after drug dealing concerns
A residential property has been closed by police after repeated complaints about drug dealing, violence and antisocial behaviour. The property, in Beechwood Court, Skegby, had been the subject of dozens of complaints by local residents and the site of numerous criminal incidents, including a serious assault.
Suspect appears in court after knife reports
A suspect has appeared in court after police received multiple reports of a man with a knife in the street. Officers were called to Chesterfield Avenue, Bingham, Rushcliffe, at around 5pm on 17 May 2023 after members of the public reported a disturbance.
Mobile phone footage appeal after 'nasty assault' in Clumber Street
Police are appealing for witnesses after a 37-year-old man was left with serious head injuries following an assault at the junction of Clumber Street and Upper Parliament Street. The incident happened just before 4.30am on Sunday 21 May. Officers attended to reports of a fight with two men running from the scene.
Violent bully who strangled woman jailed
A violent bully who beat and strangled his former partner has been jailed. Wesley Cain, aged 33, also threatened to kill the woman during a six-month campaign of intimidation. Cain, who also goes by the name of Wesley Blade, launched an attack on the victim on 25 May 2022 when he punched her to the head on multiple occasions before strangling her until she was unconscious.
Police appeal after man injured in stabbing
Police are investigating after a man was found with a stab wound. The victim, aged 19, was attacked at around 9.45pm on Tuesday last week (9 May 2023). Officers were flagged down by members of the public after the victim ran into a convenience store in Hartley Road, Radford, moments after he was stabbed in the shoulder.
Hotel sex attacker jailed
A sex attacker who was caught on CCTV assaulting a woman in a hotel corridor has been jailed. Stefanita Mosescu, aged 42, had been on a night out in Nottingham city centre before following the victim back to a hotel in Fletcher Gate in the early hours of 3 November last year.
Man charged with attempted murder
Detectives investigating a stabbing have charged a man with attempted murder. Police were called to a house in Longford Crescent, Bulwell, at 5.25pm on Wednesday (10 May 2023) after a man in his 50s was assaulted.
Suspect in court after firearm offence
Detectives investigating a suspected firearm offence have charged a man. Officers were called to an address in Lindfield Road, Broxtowe, at around 4.15pm on 4 May after a woman reported being threatened by a man armed with a suspected gun.
Police appeal after supermarket robbery
Police investigating a robbery at a supermarket have released images of two men they would like to speak with. Thousands-of-pounds-worth of cosmetic products were stolen and a security guard assaulted during the incident at Sainsbury’s, in High Grounds Way, Worksop, at around 12.30pm pm on Saturday 11 February.
Appeal after man is seriously assaulted in city centre
Police are investigating and appealing for witnesses after a man was reportedly assaulted by an attacker armed with a blunt instrument in Nottingham city centre. Officers were called to Upper Parliament Street shortly before 11.30pm yesterday (Tuesday 9 May 2023).
Response officers arrest drink-driving suspect
A police officer was assaulted while arresting a suspected drink-driver. Response officers were called to Savile Road, Bilsthorpe, following reports someone had crashed into a parked car. When they arrived at the scene at around 11.55pm on 4 May, officers spotted multiple cars had been damaged on the street.
Man charged after woman was punched in the face during night out in Nottingham
A man has been charged with assault after a woman was punched in the face during a night out in Nottingham. A 20-year-old woman was out with a group of friends in the city centre to celebrate a friend’s birthday on March 12. They were walking across Old Market Square just before 2am when she was punched by a man.
Tram conductor assaulted while collecting tickets
Police investigating an assault on a tram conductor have released images of someone they’d like to speak to. The conductor was checking for tickets on the tram when a man was found to be riding without having paid and was asked to get off. After initially agreeing to leave the tram at the Noel Street stop in Hyson Green, the man then turned around and punched the staff member.
Man handed lifetime ban following cruel assault on dog
A man who repeatedly punched a dog and deliberately fed it chocolate has been banned from keeping animals for life. Owen Rippon’s actions were first brought to the attention of the police after a video showing the cruel assault emerged on social media.
Man assaulted by person carrying hockey stick
Police investigating an unprovoked assault in Nottingham city centre have released an image of a suspect. A 20-year-old man was left with serious facial injuries after being attacked in Pelham Street during a night out. The victim had just left a bar in nearby Thurland Street at around 2.45am on Saturday 25 February when he was approached from behind.
Victim left with broken jaw after attack in Thurland Street
Officers have released an image of a man they wish to trace after an assault left a victim with a broken jaw. Police were called to MoJo's in Thurland Street on February 2 at 1.37am after a large disturbance was witnessed in the street. A 24-year-old man was punched in the face and sustained a broken jaw.
Reckless driver knocked over officer and hit a tree
A driver knocked a police officer to the ground with his car before then ploughing it straight into a tree. Ian Stone initially attracted the attention of officers when he ran over the foot of a pedestrian in Mansfield high street. The pedestrian fell to the ground in pain after being clipped by the car as he stepped off a kerb outside a busy nightclub in Clumber Street.
Police Appeal: Woman left with bleed on the brain after 'brutal attack' in Old Market Square
A 20-year-old woman has been left with a bleed on the brain after she was punched in the face during a night out in Nottingham by a man. Police are now calling on the public’s help to bring the person responsible to justice after releasing a CCTV image of a man who could help them with their inquiries.