Devon and Cornwall Police

Woman Dies After Being Swept Out To Sea

PA | Posted 31.12.2013 | UK

A woman has died after getting swept out to sea at a popular beauty spot. The unnamed victim, thought to be a holiday-maker visiting Croyde Bay in ...

Boy, 4, Dies After Holiday Swimming Pool Ordeal

PA | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK

A four year old boy has died after nearly drowning in a swimming pool while on a family holiday. The child suffered a cardiac arrest after the inci...

Boy, 16, Held On Suspicion Of Murder

PA | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK

Four people, including a 16-year-old boy, have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man. The 57-year-old local man was fou...

Toddler Dies Of Injuries After Devon House Fire

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2013 | UK

A three-year-old boy has died of his injuries following a house fire which also killed two teenagers, police said. The child was being treated at F...

Two Teenagers Die After House Fire

PA | Posted 06.04.2013 | UK

Two teenagers have died in hospital following a fire which ripped through a house with eight people inside, police said. A three-year-old boy remai...

Body Found In House Hit By Cornwall Landslide

PA | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK

Rescuers searching for a woman who was trapped under a landslide at her property in Looe, Cornwall have found a body in the wreckage, Cornwall Fire an...

Rescue Crews Searching For Body After Landslide Hits Cornish House

PA | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK

Emergency teams searching a partially collapsed property for a missing woman have said they believe a body is inside. Specialist investigators from...

Forecasters Warn Of Coldest March 'For 50 Years'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK

Forecasters warned Britain could face the coldest March for 50 years as harsh weather conditions caused flooding in the South West, a landslide in Cor...

Woman Missing After Landslide In Cornwall

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK

Police are investigating whether a woman is trapped inside a house after part of the property collapsed during heavy rainfall overnight. Devon and ...

Three Found Dead In Caravan Park Tragedy

PA | Posted 24.02.2013 | UK

An elderly couple and their daughter have died of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning at a caravan park. The alarm was raised at the site near Camb...

'Traumatic' Petrol Station Hold-Up By Knife-Wielding Robbers - For £50

PA | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

A petrol station attendant was left traumatised after two armed robbers threatened her with a meat cleaver and a kitchen knife before stealing £50. ...

Mankini And Fake Penis Ban By 'Zero Tolerance' Cornwall Police (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK

Banning mankinis and fake penises from the Cornish coast has helped significantly reduce anti-social behaviour and crime, police have announced. T...

Police Investigating Body Found In Harbour

PA | Posted 20.09.2012 | UK

An investigation has been launched after a man's body was pulled from a harbour on Thursday. The alarm was raised at around 9.30am after a pleasure...

County Police Unable To Investigate 40% Of Crime Due To Cuts

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.08.2012 | UK

Criminal damage, thefts from cars and burglaries were not investigated by police after cuts to a force's budget, it has been reported. Devon and Co...

Body Found Washed Ashore On Newquay Beach

PA | Posted 02.06.2012 | UK

The body of a young man has been found washed up on a beach. A member of the public discovered the body, of a man in his 20s, on Great Western Beac...