Police raid parties and issue fines as students flout lockdown restrictions in Covid-hit Leicester

A student who was fined £800 for contravening lockdown laws and attending an illegal party says he doesn’t regret going to the party – he only regrets getting caught.

DMU police officer leads city colleagues to £4,000 heroin bust

A De Montfort University police officer helped Leicester City police colleagues make a £4000 drugs bust on Monday afternoon (NOV9) after spotting an individual acting suspiciously on campus CCTV.

Ram-raiders smash their way into Kirby Muxloe shop

Ram-raiders burgled a store in Kirby Muxloe during the early hours of this morning.

Leicestershire police launch appeal for cadet leaders

Leicestershire Police have launched an appeal to inspire more young people to volunteer as police cadet leaders across the county.

Leicestershire Police labelled ‘institutionally racist’ after Stephen Lawrence memorial tree dies

Leicestershire Police Force has been labelled ‘institutionally racist’ by a leading black officer speaking at a Home Affairs Committee hearing this week.