AVON AND SOMERSET CONSTABULARY

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Police in Avon and Somerset will receive £400,000 to tackle burglary and theft and make streets safer.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

More than 300 nitrous oxide canisters have been strewn across public spaces in Portishead.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

A school bus has been vandalised after a large group of travellers took up residence at sports pitches in Portishead.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Police are appealing for help to trace a man in relation to an incident of public indecency in Clevedon.

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Thursday, July 23, 2020

A mother says words ‘cannot describe’ the ‘horrendous’ car fire she and her family woke up to in the early hours of the morning on July 16.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

A live grenade was exploded after being discovered at Clevedon beach yesterday (Tuesday).

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Saturday, July 4, 2020

Police are expecting a busy weekend as pubs and restaurants open for the first time in three months.

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Friday, July 3, 2020

Police officers paid tribute to a member of the Special Constabulary who died of coronavirus.

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Police fear for the safety of young people in Nailsea due to reports of large groups gathering together to drink alcohol and take drugs.

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Three special constables have been praised by police in Nailsea for supporting officers during the pandemic.

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Two football clubs in Nailsea have suffered an increase in antisocial behaviour and criminal damage during the lockdown.

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Sunday, April 26, 2020

Police officers spread some cheer to families during the lockdown by giving out Easter eggs.

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Friday, April 3, 2020

The chief constable of Avon and Somerset Constabulary has thanked the overwhelming majority of the public for adhering to the Government’s advice to reduce the spread of coroavirus.

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

The family of a 10-year-old girl who was involved in a car crash which broke her collarbone would like to thank the community for coming to her aid.

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Monday, February 3, 2020

Cannabis and scales were seized by police during a warrant in Nailsea on Friday.

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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

A man has suffered a serious facial injury after an assault in Clevedon.

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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

A 16-year-old boy has been charged in connection with the stabbing of a teenager in Pill.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Avon and Somerset Constabulary is urging people to reach out to their elderly neighbours who may be in ‘desperate need of comfort and reassurance’ this Christmas.

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Sunday, December 8, 2019

Severe delays are being experienced on the M5 after a police incident has closed a motorway lane this morning (Sunday).

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Thursday, November 28, 2019

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital last night (Wednesday) after a collision with a car in Congresbury.

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

A teenager suffered head and leg injuries after colliding with a car in Clevedon this morning (Wednesday).

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

A 24-year-old man has been arrested after a teenager was assaulted in Clevedon on Friday night.

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

The number of offenders arrested for burglaries, knife crimes and drug offences in North Somerset has increased over the past six months.

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

Police from Nailsea are collecting old football or rugby balls and tops to take out to a rescue centre in Kenya.

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

The number of hate crimes has risen by 23 per cent in the past two years, with racial offences linked to Brexit.

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Vandals have ripped the roof off a youth shelter in Nailsea which was installed by police officers in the town.

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Monday, October 7, 2019

A Land Rover has been dumped in a village road after its driver collided with a nearby car.

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Fingerprint activities, hose running and badge making were just some of the activities on offer at an emergency services day.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Police have issued a warning after reports of a man trying to lure children into his van with sweets in Clevedon.

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Friday, September 6, 2019

Valuable personal items in gym lockers have been stolen by thieves in North Somerset.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

A cyclist has died after colliding with a car on a vehicle road near Portishead.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

American police cars, football and tug of war competitions filled a Nailsea park on Friday evening.

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Two men have been arrested after a man was stabbed in Congresbury on Sunday afternoon.

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Monday, July 15, 2019

A quad bike which an elderly man used to travel around in has been stolen from his rear garden.

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Friday, July 12, 2019

A residential street was cordoned off after a man’s body was found inside a vehicle this afternoon (Friday).

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Saturday, May 25, 2019

More than 70 people were arrested and £85,000 was seized by police as a result of a week-long initiative.

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Saturday, May 11, 2019

Hundreds of diners ran off without paying their food bills in Avon and Somerset last year.

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Monday, April 29, 2019

A man’s garage has been ransacked and four motocross bikes have been taken overnight.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a woman who has been missing for three weeks.

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

Police in Nailsea have teamed up with a number of businesses and community groups to run activities for youngsters over the summer.

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

A fight broke out between a group of teenagers in Nailsea on Friday evening.

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

An ‘alarming’ increase in the number of children being groomed on social networking sites has led to an appeal for stricter regulation.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

An inquiry into the fatal shooting of Spencer Ashworth near Portishead has been completed.

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Police chiefs will recruit more officers and invest money in tackling burglaries and violent crimes, after an increase to the police precept was approved.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

Road safety, community speedwatch and special constables were some of the issues raised at a public forum in Nailsea.

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Friday, November 16, 2018

Four police officers from Nailsea are spending a week at a rescue centre for vulnerable girls in Kenya.

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Police in Nailsea are urging the community to help run sessions for youngsters on Friday nights to prevent antisocial behaviour.

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

Police in Nailsea are warning young people not to climb on the youth shelter in Millennium Park.

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

People living in North Somerset will be given the opportunity to ask questions of Avon and Somerset Constabulary’s Police and Crime Commissioner and Chief Constable next month.

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Sunday, October 7, 2018

Rising crime, tough savings and falling officer numbers have led Avon and Somerset’s Police and Crime Commissioner to demand a ‘fairer funding’ deal from Government.

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