Police had been searching for a man who impersonated an undercover police officer, asking to search teenage girls in East Cowes and Freshwater. They've now arrested someone.
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A man in his 40s was reported to have approached teenage girls in East Cowes and Freshwater at the weekend posing as a plain clothes policeman, telling the girls he was going to search them. Police are keen to hear from a couple who may have spoken to the man.
Monday, 22nd August, 2016 7:56am
By Hampshire Constabulary with 2 readers' comments
Island Roads say they hope that carrying out the work after the summer holidays and by working overnight will keep inconvenience to Islanders to a minimum.
Thursday, 18th August, 2016 1:39pm
By Gavin Foster with 5 readers' comments
The Yarmouth RNLI crew were unable to save a sinking fishging ship that is alleged to have been condemned by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) two years ago.
Sunday, 7th August, 2016 12:20pm
By Richard Heming with 6 readers' comments
The 31ft boat, the Alaminta, was close to the Needles rocks when it experienced steering problems and was unable to manoeuvre
Monday, 1st August, 2016 2:01pm
By Richard Heming with 2 readers' comments