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Man with Oxfordshire links found after prison recall

A man with links to Oxfordshire, described as ‘a threat to the public’, has been found after being wanted on recall to prison.

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Stolen council 4x4 used to ram raid Chipping Norton Aldi

The Aldi supermarket in Chipping Norton was ram raided using a stolen council Land Rover last night, according to police.

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Two Banbury teenagers charged over robbery

Two Banbury teenagers have been charged in connection with a robbery in Banbury.

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Warning over fake bank notes

Police issue warning to public over fake banknotes this Christmas

Police are warning people to be on their guard during the festive shopping season, as fraudsters take advantage of those full of the festive spirit.

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Tools stolen after workshop break-in

Thieves forced a padlock on a workshop’s metal door and stole a Stihl chainsaw, Makita cordless drill, angle grinder, corded angle grinder and socket set between 6pm on November 21 and 10am November 22 in Upper Brailes.

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Police are investigating

Police appeal for witnesses to Banbury armed robbery

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after an armed robbery at a store in Banbury earlier today, Wednesday, December 6.

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One Punch Can Kill

Cherwell and TVP team up to quell festive violence

Cherwell District Counci in conjunction with Thames Valley Police and West Oxfordshire District Councils will launch the ‘One Punch Can Kill’ campaign later this week.

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Banbury Town Council are supporting a motion against online abuse. Cllr. Kieron Mallon, left and Cllr. Steve Kilsby, right. NNL-171128-102323009

Banbury councillors join forces against online trolls

Banbury councillors on both sides of the political divide are united in the fight against online abuse and hope others will follow their lead.

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Mel Boughton from Epwell, near Banbury, has had her stolen horse trailer returned after 10 years NNL-171128-172735009

Stolen horse trailer found after decade in Yorkshire

A horse owner based outside Banbury was surprised when police in Yorkshire telephoned to say her stolen horse trailer had been found – after 10 years.

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Police Sergeant Katrina Hibbert, Police Sergeant David Keith, Police Sergeant Jade Hewitt and Police Constable Ian Allen were among those commended. Photo: Thames Valley Police

Awards for police officers who disrupted Banbury drug operation

Four police officers who disrupted a drug operation in Banbury which exploited vulnerable adults were among those to be awarded for their bravery and determination.

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Cash stolen during Brackley barber shop break-in

Cash stolen during Brackley barber shop break-in

Burglars stole money after breaking into a barber shop in Brackley on Tuesday night (November 28).

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Mark Richards was open about the effects the crash has had on his life. Photo: YouTube/Thames Valley Police

VIDEO: Banbury crash victim shares how drink-driver changed his life

A former firefighter who suffered life-changing injuries after a drink driver crashed into him in Banbury shared his heart-breaking story as part of a police campaign launched today (Friday, December 1).
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Daniel Clarke, 28, has been arrested in Hassocks

Precious jewellery stolen during Middleton Cheney burglary

Thieves stole silver coins and a number of jewellery items including a gold bracelet during a burglary in Middleton Cheney yesterday (Wednesday, November 29).

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The Cambridgeshire Police helicopter

How quickly do Thames Valley Police helicopters respond to incidents?

Questions have been raised after a watchdog highlighted concerns over the speed of response by police helicopters.

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Man stabbed and another punched in Banbury assault

A man was slashed across the chest and another punched in the face in an assault in Banbury on Saturday (November 25).

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Former Banbury teacher jailed for drug offences

A woman has been jailed after being found guilty of a number of drug related offences which took place while she was a teacher at Banbury Academy.

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A selection of firearms handed in to police as part of the surrender campaign. Photo: Thames Valley Police

Police firearms campaign sees 28 guns and ammo surrendered in Banbury

A police campaign encouraging gun owners to surrender their weapons saw 28 firearms and ammo handed in to Banbury police station.

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Cllr Kieron Mallon presented taxi driver Satbir Arora with an award after saving a girl from an armed paedophile she met online. Photo: Cherwell District Council NNL-171127-131604001

Cherwell council awards taxi driver for saving teenage girl from armed paedophile

A taxi driver who saved a teenage girl from abduction by an armed paedophile she met online was awarded by Cherwell District Council today (Monday, November 27).

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Police want to speak to this man about an incident of public indecency on a train from Banbury. Photo: British Transport Police NNL-171127-131616001

CCTV image released after man ‘inapproprately touched himself’ on Banbury train

A CCTV image has been released of a man police would like to speak to about an incident of outraging public decency on a train from Banbury.

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VIDEO: Landmark footage of hi-tech thieves serves as warning to owners of keyless entry cars

This is the shocking moment thieves steal a vehicle without the key by using a relay box.

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