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Police station hours cut ‘retrograde step’, claim

A cut in opening hours at Limavady Police Station enquiry office is a “retrograde” step for the town, it has been claimed.

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Drugs seized by the police.

Police concerned by increase in drug related deaths

Police have voiced concerns regarding the number of reported drug related deaths in the region this year.

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Sperrin Road. Pic by Google.

Police investigate Limavady arson

An early morning fire at a property in the Sperrin Road area of Limavady is being treated as deliberate by the emergency services.

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‘Stoned’ driver avoids jail

‘Stoned’ driver avoids jail

Police saw a car swerving over white lines in Coleraine and a motorist, who had a young child in the front with him, admitted he was “stoned” on cannabis.

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Offensive graffiti at Dark Hedges

Offensive graffiti at Dark Hedges

Offensive graffiti at the Dark Hedges has tarnished the image of one of the most visited tourist spots along the North Coast.

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You could still be over the limit this morning

Police warning on driving this morning - 'St Berocca Day'

Considering the fact many across the region took a drink yesterday to celebrate Ireland's patron Saint, police are urging drivers not to "take a chance" on the roads this morning.
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Condemnation after pipe bombs explode in Bushmills

Condemnation after pipe bombs explode in Bushmills

Pipe bombs have exploded at two separate homes in Bushmills on the North Antrim coast.

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The window of this house was shattered and damage to the property was sustained. 
PIC MATT STEELE/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA.

In pictures: Bushmills pipe bombs

Pipe bombs have exploded at two separate homes in Bushmills on the North Antrim coast.

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Excrement contamination forces play area closure

Excrement contamination forces play area closure

A playpark has had to be closed due to excessive excrement contamination.

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Curragh Road. Pic by Google.

‘Large quantity of drugs’ seized by police

A man is to appear in court charged with a number of drugs offences following the search of a property in Coleraine.

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A doorman is in a serious condition after suffering head injuries in an assault in Carrickfergus.  Photo by Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker Press

Man sustains serious head injuries in pub attack

A member of staff at a bar in Carrickfergus has been left in a serious condition in hospital with head injuries following a gang attack.

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Maurice Weir

Lawyers challenge ruling that dogs slaughtered racing pigeons

An award of more than £60,000 to a pigeon fancier for the alleged slaughter of his stock by hunt club hounds should be overturned due to issues of credibility,

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An attempt was made to set fire to the aero glider aimed specifically at wheelchair users in Diversity Park.

Attacks on Diversity Park ‘harming most vulnerable in our society’

A spate of vandalism at the Diversity Park in Portstewart is harming the most vulnerable in society, it is claimed.

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PCSP chair Alderman William King and vice-chair Ashleen Schenning at the launch of Drug Dealers Dont Care, Do You? campaign. INCR 10-759-CON

Street-level dealers target of drugs crackdown

A campaign highlighting the damage illegal drugs can cause has been launched to coincide with a crackdown on street-level dealers in Causeway Coast and Glens area.

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PSNI to tailgaters: ‘Have a little patience’

The PSNI have issued a gentle reminder to drivers that flashing your lights, tailgating or repeatedly edging out to overtake won’t make the driver in front speed up.

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Accident

Man killed in collision with tree

A man in his 70s has died as a result of a road crash.

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Police reviewing footage after disorder between fans

Police reviewing footage after disorder between fans

Police in Ballymena say they are hugely disappointed following the disorder involving a number of so-called fans after the quarterfinal match at the weekend.

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Runkerry House.

Police investigate report of shoes and bag at cliff edge

Police are appealing for information after it was reported that a pair of shoes and a bag had been left at a cliff edge in the Bushmills area on Sunday, March 5.

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Two lorries stolen from Macosquin quarry

Two lorries stolen from Macosquin quarry

Police in Limavady are appealing for witnesses following the theft of two lorries from a quarry on the Cam Road in Macosquin overnight Wednesday.

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Photo of Mark Dunford issued by the PSNI.

‘Mr. Big’ drugs dealer is jailed

Police have welcomed the jail sentence imposed on a man who is described as a major figure in illegal drugs supply in Coleraine and Ballymena.

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