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£2k herbal cannabis find in Portrush

Police on patrol recovered a quantity of suspect herbal cannabis in the Portrush area yesterday valued at approximately £2000.

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The PSNI said the body was recovered from the River Foyle on Tuesday morning.

Coleraine police issue scam warning after woman contacted

Police in Coleraine are advising the public to be switched on to scams after a woman was contacted out of the blue by a company asking for bank details in order to block nuisance callers.

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Councillor Trevor Clarke

SDLP ‘refuse to condemn glorification of terror’ in Coleraine

Sinn Fein councillors in Coleraine have tabled a motion slamming UVF intimidation of Catholics in Belfast – but the DUP expressed bewilderment that the SDLP declined to support an amendment to include all paramilitary murders in the condemnation.

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The PSNI issued the warning on Tuesday morning.

PSNI issue fraud warning

The PSNI is telling people to be on the lookout for an email that aims to steal their credit card number and other online credentials.

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Magilligan Prison. LV36-705MML

‘Immensely encouraging’ inspection of Magilligan Prison

A newly published report has highlighted the positive work around prisoner rehabilitation and has described progress since Magilligan Prison was last inspected as ‘immensely encouraging’.

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‘Wild west scenes’ as man is shot in Garvagh

A shooting incident in Garvagh early on Sunday morning has been described as ‘like the wild west’ by the SDLP’s Assembly member for the area.

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One of the stolen quads.

Quads taken from locked garages

Two Honda quads have been stolen in recent days from rural properties in Coleraine and Ballymoney.

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‘Significant sentence’ warning for Coleraine man over sex offences

‘Significant sentence’ warning for Coleraine man over sex offences

A Coleraine marketing executive who admitted being a paedophile has been warned that “a significant sentence is very much on the cards”.

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Richard Dalzell

Funeral bail granted for murder accused

A Co Down window cleaner awaiting trial for murder has been granted compassionate bail to attend a relative’s funeral despite prosecution objections that he may abscond.

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PSNI thank public for helping locate missing Lynda Lamont

PSNI thank public for helping locate missing Lynda Lamont

Police have members of the public who "offered help and support" in finding missing Lynda Lamont.
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Marion Millican was murdered in the Portstewart launderette where she worked in March 2011

Marion Millican gun killer had a ‘diseased mind’

The man who murdered Marion Millican had a “diseased mind” and had been descending into a “Narnia of darkness” before killing her over six years ago, a court has heard.

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Brian McIlhagga

Brian McIlhagga murder - man arrested in Portrush

Detectives from PSNI’s Serious Crime Branch have this morning arrested a 30 year old man in connection with the murder of Brian McIlhagga.

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Thieves target new housing development

Thieves target new housing development

Police are appealing for information following thefts from properties in the Lisderg Gardens area of Portstewart.

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Boxer punched man to ground

Boxer punched man to ground

A nightclub bouncer needed hospital treatment for a head injury after being knocked to the ground in a “one punch” attack by a champion boxer from Ballymena, a court has heard.

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School loses High Court challenge in alleged gun buying case

School loses High Court challenge in alleged gun buying case

A grammar school in Northern Ireland has lost a High Court challenge to the reinstatement of a pupil expelled after allegedly trying to buy a sub-machine gun and ammunition.

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Witnesses sought after dog allegedly kicked by man

Witnesses sought after dog allegedly kicked by man

Police are appealing for information after a suspected animal cruelty incident in the region today.

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Drove while three times over the limit

Drove while three times over the limit

When tested a 35-year-old woman had over three times the legal limit of alcohol in

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Soccer hooligans heading to the Glenavon Coleraine match warned by PSNI

Soccer hooligans heading to Lurgan today for the Glenavon versus Coleraine match have been warned by the PSNI to be on their best behaviour.

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PACEMAKER BELFAST
POLICE are hunting for a prisoner who failed to return to Magilligan Prison after being released on day release.
Stephen Henry (41) did not return to jail after being allowed out yesterday to visit family.

Dangerous ‘Samurai Sword killer’ is still on the run

A convicted murderer, who failed to return to prison, remains on the run - five days after he went missing.

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Manhunt launched after convicted killer fails to return to Magilligan Prison

Manhunt launched after convicted killer fails to return to Magilligan Prison

Police are seeking information as to the whereabouts of a prisoner who has failed to return to Magilligan Prison.
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