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Prosecution after sheep worrying at Browndod Road

Mid and East Antrim Council have issued control advice to dog owners after the successful prosecution of the keeper of a dog that attacked and injured sheep.

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Eight year jail term for two-day robbery spree

Two addicts high on drugs were sentenced to eight years yesterday (Thursday) for a two-day robbery spree.

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The Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue service believe a petrol bomb was thrown through the window of the house in Larne

Couple had to flee burning home in Larne

Police are investigating an arson attack at Walnut Park in Larne this morning (Friday).

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Suspended sentence for making hoax call

A Larne man charged with taking a fire engine on a rampage through the town causing ‘£1.5million’ damage has been given a suspended jail term for making a hoax call.

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A local Ulster Unionist delegation has met with senior PSNI officers.

Ulster Unionists meet police over Larne arson attacks

A delegation of local Ulster Unionist Party representatives has met senior PSNI officers at Larne Police Station to discuss an alleged “criminal feud” which has led to ten arson attacks in the town since Easter.

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PSNI officer attack ‘disgusting’ says Dickson

PSNI officer attack ‘disgusting’ says Dickson

East Antrim Alliance MLA Stewart Dickson has expressed concern after a police officer suffered a broken ankle and another was punched in the face during an assault in Carrick.

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Broke officer’s ankle during assault on police

A 28-year-old man remains in custody this morning (Wednesday) after assaulting police officers in Carrick last night.

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Stephen Paul Lynch arrives at Antrim Magistrates Court

Police fear ‘lives will be lost’ in Larne feud

Police have a real fear that “lives will be lost” in the ongoing feud in Larne, a PSNI officer has said.

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‘Car wars’ arson feud - man due in court

A man is to appear at Antrim Court today on serious charges linked to the ‘car wars’ arson feud in Larne.

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The aftermath of one of the recent arson attacks in Larne

Larne feud accused allegedly ‘highly influential in UVF’ - officer tells court

A Larne man arrested at the weekend as part of a PSNI investigation into a “feud” in the town which has seen several arson attacks, allegedly has “highly influential” involvement in the UVF, a police officer claimed in court on Monday.

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An arson attack took place at a house at Killyglen Road in Larne.

Lyons calls for end to arson attacks

East Antrim DUP MLA Gordon Lyons has called for an end to a spate of arson attacks in Larne.

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A used car outlet

WARNING after local woman LOSES £4000 on fake used car sales website

Trading Standards Service (TSS) has asked people to be vigilant when considering online purchases after a Belfast woman lost money on a fake used car sales website.
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Larne fire attack on home and car

Three arrests after Larne home and car damaged by blaze

A third man has now been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life in Larne on Sunday afternoon.
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Police at the fire scene in Larne

House and car damaged by fire

A house and a vehicle have been badly damaged by fire in Larne.

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Arrests made after ‘recent criminal incidents’ in Larne

Police have arrested four men as part of an investigation into recent incidents in Larne.

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Man under paramilitary threat from his own uncle

A Newtownards man currently in custody after missing a court appearance is under a paramilitary threat issued by his own uncle, a court heard yesterday.

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Details of first RHI inquiry hearing

The public inquiry into the non-domestic Renewable Heat Incentive scheme (RHI) will hold a preliminary hearing on Thursday 27 April at Stormont.

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Bail for man charged with attempted murder

A 19-year old Larne man accused of being a “main aggressor” in a group attack on a man in a Co Antrim bar was released on bail today (Friday) - but warned to stay away from the injured party.

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Carl Frampton MBE pictured with his wife Christine and their children Carla and Rossa

Christine Frampton turns tables on UVF troll

The wife of Northern Ireland champion boxer Carl Frampton has turned the tables on a social media troll who said her family would be murdered by the UVF.

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Vehicle marking day at Larne Market Yard

Vehicle marking day at Larne Market Yard

Farmers in the Larne area have been urged to play their part in an important PSNI crime prevention initiative running across the East Antrim area.

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