Sandown man sentenced to 24+ years for murder of ex-councillor

Jon Stasiuk at the community gardens

The Crown Court judge delivered the sentence today for the murder of a former councillor and landlord. Details within

Thursday, 14th November, 2019 1:19pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with one comment

Sudden change in plea in Lake ex-councillor murder trial

Yellow Lily and Gerry White

The Sandown man had previously pleaded guilty to manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility - that all changed today

Tuesday, 12th November, 2019 3:35pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Eight years for Isle of Wight cocaine dealer who boasted about making thousands of pounds

Police mugshot of Matthew read

As well as being jailed for drug dealing, the 29-year-old from Ryde has also been banned from driving for seven years for failing to stop

Friday, 8th November, 2019 4:31pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with 2 readers' comments

£600 cash and Will stolen from 91-year-old woman just one case as mother and daughter jailed for criminal spree on the Isle of Wight

Cherelle and Dionne CLARKE

Their offending started as soon as they came to the Isle of Wight and at no stage have they apologised for the harm they have caused or told police where items such as the Will and money are

Friday, 8th November, 2019 2:34pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with 2 readers' comments

Recognition for Isle of Wight Police officers, PCSO, detention officer and a forensic nurse practitioner

L-R, PC Darin Young, Jane Danaher, DCC Sara Glen, PC Scott Cooper, DO Rosina Hughes

Isle of Wight Police officers, a Police Community Support Officer, a Detention Officer and a Forensic Nurse Practitioner were all recognised at the district commander’s awards ceremony

Tuesday, 5th November, 2019 5:52pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

True life modern slavery stories highlighted in Portsmouth performances

modern day slavery

The performances will take place in Portsmouth, with real life modern slavery experiences of individuals originating from the UK, Romania, Nigeria and Albania performed by actors

Monday, 14th October, 2019 8:34am

By Hampshire Constabulary

Appeal for dashcam footage after collision leads to serious and life-changing injuries for teenager

Police tape

The collision took place at around 8.20pm last Saturday on the bend of Afton Road which sits between Military Road and Manor Road. Were you in the area and saw something?

Thursday, 10th October, 2019 1:22pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Police find blue bandana at scene of burglary

Police conferring

A blue bandana, which police believe may have belonged to the suspect, was found in the rear garden. Do you know someone missing one?

Tuesday, 24th September, 2019 9:09am

By Hampshire Constabulary with one comment

Knitted teddy bears given to children living with domestic abuse: How to knit and donate

Knitted Police Teddies

Neighbourhood Policing Teams are continuing to engage with local knitting groups to gather more bears. Officers give them the knitting pattern and they send their finished bears in to their local station.

Monday, 23rd September, 2019 1:36pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Police issue warning after elderly woman charged £2k for small amount of gardening work

door knob

A woman in her 80s was charged £2,000 for a small amount of gardening work

Sunday, 22nd September, 2019 12:52pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with 5 readers' comments

Watch: Never Choose Knives – Young people lead on knife crime awareness through music

Still from the Video

Last year, 315 children and young people (Under 25) were caught in possession of a bladed implement, in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.

Monday, 16th September, 2019 7:27am

By Hampshire Constabulary with one comment

20-year-old robbed of rucksack and trainers on Saturday afternoon

Emergency call:

Police appeal for information after a 20-year-old man was robbed in Freshwater Saturday afternoon.

Thursday, 29th August, 2019 4:50pm

By Hampshire Constabulary