Young people asked to share their views on crime and policing issues

pcc and youth commission

This year the focus of the Big Conversation is on hate crime, the exploitation of young people, for example through grooming and county lines, and serious violence, such as knife crime

Friday, 24th January, 2020 10:18am

By The Office of Police and Crime Commissioner

Isle of Wight MP welcomes boost to police funding

police officer with 101 on lapel - westmidlandspolice

The MP says the increase will see the overall total boosted to £15.2 billion – ten per cent more than the core (resource) grant provided to forces last year

Thursday, 23rd January, 2020 10:45am

By The Office of Bob Seely with 3 readers' comments

Family pays tribute to young woman who died in Arreton collision

michaela logan

Her family say, “With a smile that lit any room, she leaves an irreplaceable void in the lives of those who loved her”

Wednesday, 22nd January, 2020 4:10pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with one comment

Have you seen this wanted man, thought to have connections to the Isle of Wight?

Joey Romero mugshot

Police are looking for this man after he failed to appear in court. He's thought to have connections to the Island, but you are advised not to approach him

Wednesday, 22nd January, 2020 2:09pm

By Sally Perry

Serious injury during tree surgery work led to death, Police believe. Man arrested

front of ambulance

Our thoughts are with the family and friends of a man from Niton who died following a tree surgery incident on Monday

Wednesday, 22nd January, 2020 1:29pm

By Sally Perry

Search in Spain widens for missing man from East Cowes

harry stagg - missing isle of wight man

A police source said they want to, "stop looking for someone who wants to stay travelling" and the former restaurant worker from East Cowes has been encouraged to turn himself in

Thursday, 16th January, 2020 8:34am

By Sally Perry

Prison sentence after 1,000 fake goods found at Isle of Wight address

fake goods found by police

Traces of lead were found in some of the counterfeit makeup being sold from an Isle of Wight address

Wednesday, 15th January, 2020 4:25pm

By IW Council Press Office with one comment

Do you know an Annabel from Niton who might be missing?

question mark street sculpture

If you think you know this person, please get in touch with police by calling 101

Wednesday, 15th January, 2020 3:12pm

By Sally Perry

Do you recognise the man in this E-fit? ask police

e-fit of suspected burglar

Police want to talk to this man in connection with £1,000 worth of alcohol stolen from a hotel in Sandown in October last year

Tuesday, 14th January, 2020 12:36pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight man goes missing in Spain: European appeal launched

harry stagg - missing isle of wight man

Harry was supposed to spend Christmas and New Year at his Grandad's in Malaga but never turned up

Monday, 13th January, 2020 5:51pm

By Sally Perry

CCTV image of man who stole purse stolen from 79-year-old

Newport theft suspect

This man is suspected of stealing a purse from the handbag of a 79-year-old woman in Sainsbury's just before Christmas. Do you recognise him?

Monday, 13th January, 2020 1:26pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

19-year-old woman dies in single car collision: Police appeal for information

white lily

Our thoughts are with the teenager's family and friends. If you saw the car or have dashcam footage, please get in touch with the police. Details within

Saturday, 11th January, 2020 11:35am

By Hampshire Constabulary