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Co Antrim pensioner jailed for sex assault

A 72-year-old Co Antrim man who sexually assaulted a woman in the hallway of her home whilst delivering a Chinese takeaway has been handed a 13-month sentence.

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Broughshane burglary linked to others say police

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and information following a burglary at a house at Braidwater Gardens in Broughshane.

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‘Blue Saab’ link to ransacking of house

‘Blue Saab’ link to ransacking of house

The owners of a house are thought to have disturbed burglars who were ransacking their home on the Ballygarvey Road, Ballymena in broad daylight.

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Seven charged after probe into attacks on homes of serving police officers

Seven people are to appear in court this morning charged with a number of offences following a probe into attacks on the homes of serving police officers.

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Boxing Day ‘feud’ teen turned on police and called officer ‘specky’

Boxing Day ‘feud’ teen turned on police and called officer ‘specky’

A teenager was involved in, what was described by a defence barrister as, a “feud” amongst young people in Antrim on Boxing Day last year.

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Arrests across NI during probe into arson attacks at homes of serving police officers

Police probing serious attacks on the homes of serving police officers have made nine arrests across Northern Ireland.

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Police investigate arson attack

Police investigate arson attack

Police are appealing for information following an arson attack at a property in Randalstown.

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The fire extinguisher which was thrown at the pensioner's property.

Police investigate criminal damage to pensioner’s property

Police are appealing for information after a fire extinguisher was thrown into the rear garden of a pensioner’s property in Ballymena, causing damage to a greenhouse.

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A broken window at the house at Centuripe Avenue.

Family believe attack on home was sectarian

A mother has told how her son had a narrow escape from serious injury after a brick came through the living room window of their Ballymena home near to where the teenager had been sitting watching football on TV minutes earlier.

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The drugs seized by the PSNI in Ballymena.

Police make drugs seizure

Police have seized a quantity of cannabis in Ballymena.

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Kells burglary - ‘beanie hat’ youths sought

Kells burglary - ‘beanie hat’ youths sought

Police have appealed for witnesses and information following a burglary at a house in the Fernisky Road area of Kells.

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Brick thrown through window during ‘hate crime’

Brick thrown through window during ‘hate crime’

Police are appealing for information in relation to a window being smashed in the town on Thursday, February 16.

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The incident took place in the Woodcroft area. Pic by Google.

Police issue security advice after burglaries

Police are appealing for information after a man fled following an attempt to enter the yard of a property on Thursday, February 16.

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PSNI issue cash trap warning after skimming device find

PSNI have issued a warning to Antrim/Newtownabbey residents after a skimming device was found earlier today.
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Police appeal over ‘despicable’ burglaries targeting elderly in Ballymena and Broughshane

Detectives in Ballymena are appealing for witnesses and information after a series of ‘despicable’ burglaries targeting the homes of elderly residents of the Ballymena and Broughshane areas.

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Joanne Mitchell leaves Antrim Crown Court after receiving two years probation

‘Exceptionally lenient’ judge spares bomb hoaxer from jail

A woman who made more than 50 hoax bomb calls has narrowly escaped going to jail when she was ordered to spend two years on probation.

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Probation for woman who made 50 hoax bomb calls

Probation for woman who made 50 hoax bomb calls

A woman who made more than 50 hoax bomb calls narrowly escaped going to jail but was ordered to spend two years on probation instead.

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Police searched home after finding ‘stash’ in car

A man who said he used cannabis because of illness failed to outfox police who produced a warrant to search his home for drugs when they uncovered his stash under the air filter of a car outside the property.

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Celebrity chef had cocaine and LSD - Court told

Celebrity chef had cocaine and LSD - Court told

A top celebrity chef - who starred in the BBC’s ‘Great British Menu’ - has been given a suspended jail term for possessing cocaine, LSD and cannabis.

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Antrim Police Station.

Fake gun man ‘wanted police to shoot him’

A man pointed an imitation firearm at two members of the public in a popular park and then went to a nearby police station still carrying the weapon in the hope police would “shoot him dead,” a court heard on Tuesday.

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