Gloucestershire Police

Why Has A Flock Of Sheep Been Arrested?

PA | Posted 11.04.2013 | UK

Police seized a flock of sheep after the owners continually let them roam free. A shepherd and two sheepdogs were called in by police to help round...

Man Questioned By Police On Suspicion Of Assault After Chris Kirkland Fan Attack

PA | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Sport

A 21-year-old man is being questioned by police on suspicion of assault after Sheffield Wednesday goalkeeper Chris Kirkland was hit by a fan during a ...

Two Fighting For Life After Cotswolds Road Crash

PA | Posted 06.10.2012 | UK

Two men are fighting for their lives in hospital following a serious road crash in the Cotswolds late last night. Emergency services were called to...

Placenta And Medical Equipment Found In Woods

PA | Posted 27.07.2012 | UK

Police have launched an investigation after a placenta and medical equipment were found discarded in woods. A dog walker made the gruesome discover...

Internet 'Troll' Who Threatened MP Arrested

Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Politics

A man who sent a threatening email to Conservative MP, Louise Mensch, has been arrested after failing to turn up at court. Frank Zimmerman had been...

Gloucestershire Police Warn Women After Spate Of Sexual Assaults

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.05.2012 | UK

Women are being warned to avoid walking alone in the dark after three similar sex attacks took place in the same county in six months. The three in...

Police Given Extra Time To Quiz Terror Suspects

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2012 | UK

Police have been granted extra time to question two men on allegations of terrorism. The men, aged 31 and 52, were arrested on Friday after officer...

Police Name Man Killed In M5 Crash

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.05.2012 | UK

Police today named the man killed in a motorway pile up involving five vehicles. Steven Cracknell, 22, died when two lorries, two vans and a car we...

'Dangerously Out Of Control' Dog Tasered And Shot Dead By Police After Attack On Girl, 12

PA | Posted 09.04.2012 | UK

A "dangerously out of control" dog was shot dead by police today after biting a 12-year-old girl and being chased into a play park being used by child...

Dead Police Sergeant Was Child Porn Suspect

PA | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK

A police officer found dead in his car had been arrested for alleged child pornography offences two months earlier. Police Sergeant John Skilling, ...

Family 'Relieved' After Remains On Farm Confirmed As Those Of Murdered Woman

PA | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK

The family of Kate Prout, who was murdered by her husband four years ago, have spoken of their relief that police have found her remains and say they ...

Police Searching For Kate Prout Find Human Remains On Farm

PA | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK

Human remains have been found on the former farm of a millionaire who confessed to murdering his wife. Police have been searching for the body of K...