Freshwater man has now been charged in case of rape of 3-year-old: Court tomorrow

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The shocking case - rape of a three-year-old - occurred on August bank holiday. A Freshwater man has now been charged

Wednesday, 23rd September, 2020 6:05pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Police appeal: Did you witness serious road traffic collision last night?

Police control operator

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident or possible dah cam footage beforehand

Friday, 18th September, 2020 2:30pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Police set out how they aim to disrupt supply of Class A drugs on the Isle of Wight

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Enforcement is just one element of the work Isle of Wight Police do in order to disrupt the supply of Class A drugs. Details within

Thursday, 17th September, 2020 4:04pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with one comment

Police chief sets out how they will monitor and enforce Coronavirus ‘Rule of Six’

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Assistant Chief Constable Maggie Blyth explains how the police will be involved with engaging, explaining, encouraging or enforcement in relation to the new Coronavirus measures

Tuesday, 15th September, 2020 12:11pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with 7 readers' comments

Coronavirus ‘Rule of Six’ comes into force today

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The new rules mean that apart from a set of limited exemptions including work and education – any social gatherings of more than six people will be against the law with fines of up to £10,000

Monday, 14th September, 2020 9:34am

By Home Office with 2 readers' comments

Man who ‘brought misery to people in Ryde’ jailed after breaching Criminal Behaviour Order (updated)

Newport Magistrates Court:

The 50-year-old, of no fixed abode appeared at Isle of Wight Magistrates’ Court this morning.

Wednesday, 9th September, 2020 11:55am

By Sally Perry

Operation July: Police revisit Fort Victoria Country Park a week on from serious sexual assault on a child

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Officers will be in the area where the incident took place speaking to potential witnesses and handing out appeal leaflets

Monday, 7th September, 2020 12:12pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Footage and photo appeal as Police investigation into serious sexual offence on three-year-old girl continues

fort victoria country park car park

If you were in the area on Bank Holiday Monday you may have inadvertently captured something, or someone, significant without realising it, say Police

Saturday, 5th September, 2020 2:31pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Isle of Wight man arrested on suspicion of raping three-year-old girl bailed with conditions

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The District Commander for the Isle of Wight thanked the public for their ongoing support and urged anyone who may have not yet come forward with information to do so

Thursday, 3rd September, 2020 2:14pm

By Hampshire Constabulary with 4 readers' comments

Significant rise in online child sex offences recorded by Hampshire Constabulary

child on video game console

New data collected by the NSPCC reveals offences recorded by Hampshire Constabulary increased by 89% between 2018/2019 and 2019/20

Thursday, 3rd September, 2020 6:29am

By Sophie Smith

Police appeal for Dash Cam footage following rape of three-year-old girl in Fort Victoria Country Park

police tape at side of road

Police are keen to speak to drivers with dash cam footage who drove into Fort Victoria Country Park via Westhill Lane on Monday

Wednesday, 2nd September, 2020 2:52pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Isle of Wight man arrested on suspicion of raping a three-year-old girl

fort victoria country park car park

Police ask residents to not speculate on the matter, after it was confirmed a man in his 60s was arrested on suspicion of raping a three-year-old girl

Wednesday, 2nd September, 2020 2:28pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments