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Major seminar puts hate crime in focus

The need to challenge the scourge of so-called ‘hate crime’ across the Mid & East Antrim Borough has been at the centre of major council seminar.

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Over �1,000 was seized in a search of the Grammar Brae area of Larne.

Cash and cannabis seized

Officers from Ballymena DST have carried out a search in the Grammar Brae area of Larne.

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Ross Clarke was freed on a two-year probation order

Co Antrim man freed after wreaking trail of havoc in stolen fire engine

A remorseful Co Antrim teenager who took a stolen fire engine on a £160,000 drunken joyride of destruction with a pensioner, has been freed on probation.

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The seized motorbike.

Arrest made for numerous motoring offences

A male was arrested after committing a number of motoring offences in the region yesterday.

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Man charged with having offensive weapon in Larne

Man charged with having offensive weapon in Larne

A man has been charged with having an offensive weapon - a hammer - with intent to commit grievous bodily harm and is also accused of being disorderly at Larne Main Street on July 11 this year.

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Renewed appeal over Laurence Shaw murder in Larne

Renewed appeal over Laurence Shaw murder in Larne

Detectives from Serious Crime Branch are continuing to appeal for information following the murder of 56-year-old Laurence Shaw in Larne.

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The flat where the body was found

Woman's body may have lain in flat 'for more than two years'

Detectives say a woman whose body was found at a flat in west Belfast on October 6, may have died more than two years ago.
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Man charged with GBH

Man charged with GBH

A man is due to appear in court later today (Wednesday, October 11), charged with grievous bodily harm.

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Laurence Shaw was last seen alive on Sunday

PSNI appeal for information on Larne murder

Detectives from Serious Crime Branch are continuing to appeal for information following the murder of 56-year-old Laurence Shaw in Larne.

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Court

Woman, 72, denies causing grandson’s crash death

A 72-year-old Co Antrim woman has denied causing a collision which claimed the life of her seven-year-old grandson.

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Man arrested over assault in town

Man arrested over assault in town

Detectives investigating a report of an assault on a 36-year-old man in the Larne area on Monday evening, October 9, have arrested a 38-year-old man.

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Laurencce Shaw who was found dead at his home in the Hillmount area of Larne

Arrest in Larne murder probe

Detectives from Serious Crime Branch have launched a murder investigation following the death of a man in Larne yesterday.

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Police are currently responding to reports of a sudden death of a man in Larne this afternoon.
 It is understood the man's body was found in Hillmount Gardens in the Seacourt estate area of the east Antrim town.
Detectives are looking into claims the man's throat was cut. Pic: Pacemaker

PSNI: sudden death in Larne ‘suspicious’

Detectives who remain at the scene of a sudden death in Larne have tonight described the circumstances as ‘suspicious’.

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Police at the scene in Seacourt, Larne

Family’s shock after man found dead in Larne

The brother of a 56-year-old Larne man said his family have been left shocked after his suspected murder.

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Fire Service attending the sudden death incident at Seacourt, Larne today.

Police and Firemen attend Seacourt incident

Police and fire service officers have attended the scene of an incident in Larne’s Seacourt Estate this afternoon.

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The scene on Edward Street in Ballymena folllowing a petrol bomb attack on September 28.  Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye.com

Court told of petrol bomb attack on defendant’s home

A man with over 300 convictions who was caught stealing a steam iron told shop staff: “Are you calling me a thief? you are embarrassing me.”

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Bogus callers have been targeting local people. (Photo: David Cheskin/PA Wire)

‘Fraudulent calls’ warning in Mid and East Antrim

Police have issued a warning over fraudulent calls in the Mid and East Antrim area.

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Court

Caterpillar NI fined £7,500 for Larne diesel discharge

Caterpillar (NI) has been convicted of discharging more than 40,000 litres of diesel into the Irish Sea at Larne.

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PACEMAKER BELFAST   13/03/2017: Heavily armed police squad on the streets of Carrickfergus in the immediate aftermath of the murder of George Gilmore.

Court hears claims that phone traffic connects accused to ‘scouting’ of murder victim

A man charged with the murder of high-profile loyalist George Gilmore is allegedly linked by a tracking device fitted to his work van, the High Court heard today.

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Dog mauled by other dogs

Pet dog Woody mauled by blood-thirsty lurchers

Two young children have been left traumatised after their pet dog was set upon by a pack of blood-thirsty lurchers.

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