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Disqualified driver was caught test-driving a newly-bought car

A banned driver was caught behind the wheel of a car by police when he was test-driving a newly bought vehicle near his home.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man must pay over £600 after he smashed his ex’s kitchen window

A man has been ordered to pay over £600 after he smashed his ex-partner’s kitchen window.

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Victim Norman Edge had been on his way to feed the birds at the Pavilion Gardens, the court heard.

Thug attacked 86-year-old “Bird Man” for feeding birds near his home

A thug attacked an 86-year-old man known as the Bird Man after he accused him of attracting vermin by feeding the ducks.

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Barry Bennell.

'Predatory paedophile' Barry Bennell found guilty of further sexual offences against young boys

A former football coach with links to Derbyshire has this week been convicted of sexual offences against young players.
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Court gives thief a chance as he struggles to beat drugs

A thief who has been trying to turn his life around has been given a chance by magistrates.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Lorry driver spared ban after 45mph crash forced motorist into wall

An HGV lorry driver narrowly escaped losing his licence and his job after he was involved in a collision that left another motorist in need of hospital treatment.

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Pictured is the badly-damaged car which drink-driver Michal Mogilka, 31, of Flamsteed Crescent, Stonegravels, Chesterfield, crashed at the Donut roundabout, in Chesterfield.

Crash drink-driver who overturned a car is banned from the road

A drink-driver who crashed and overturned his mum’s car near Chesterfield town centre has been banned from the road for 36 months.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Repeat drink-driver was found to be more than twice the legal limit

A repeat drink-driver was caught after a tip-off later revealed she was more than twice the legal drink-drive limit.

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Tesco

Poverty-stricken thief resorted to shoplifting at Tesco

A poverty-stricken thief resorted to stealing a trolley full of goods worth £152.50 from a Tesco store.

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Pictured is Stephensons Place, in Chesterfield.

Foul-mouthed reveller is fined for being drunk-and-disorderly in town centre

A drunken reveller has been ordered to pay £180 after she was spotted staggering and arguing with another female.

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A police car.

Police boxed-in a drink-driver on a slip road after a tip-off

Police followed and boxed-in a drink-driver after they had received a tip-off that he looked like he had been boozing.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Man pays a heavy price for breaching a restraining order by emailing his ex

A man who breached a restraining order by emailing his ex has been ordered to pay £635.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Drug-user was caught by police with heroin hidden between his buttocks

Police who carried out a raid at a drug-user’s home found he had heroin hidden between the cheeks of his buttocks.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Quad bike farmer is found with no insurance during cycle race crash

A farmer who got caught up in an accident during a cycling race was found to have been driving a quad bike without insurance.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Trolley-dash thief is expected to be sentenced at the end of the month

A trolley-dash thief who stole over £300 of groceries is due to be sentenced at the end of the month.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Serial thief is narrowly spared from jailed after committing seven shop thefts

A drug-troubled, prolific thief has been spared from being locked-up despite committing seven shoplifting offences.

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Pictured is Ross Walker, of Clowne.

Parish councillor denies perverting the course of justice

A Clowne parish councillor has appeared in court charged with perverting the course of justice.

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A drink-drive breathalyser.

Drink-driver must pay £275 and gets a 16 month ban

A drink-driver has been banned from the road for 16 months and ordered to pay £275.

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Pictured is the scene of an alleged hit-and-run on Derby Road, at Ripley. Courtesy of the Derby Telegraph.

Attempted murder case involving an alleged hit-and-run is further adjourned

An attempted murder case concerning an alleged hit-and-run has been further adjourned pending an expected trial.

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Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Thug attacked his fiancée and smashed her bedroom door

A thug assaulted his fiancée and smashed her bedroom door after they had both been out for the evening.

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