Following the sentencing of a 14-year-old Letchworth boy who almost killed another boy with a knife, police have released a statement and advice to those who may feel pressured to carry a knife.
A 14-year-old boy has today been sentenced to five years in a detention centre for the stabbing of another teenager in Letchworth during a row over £20.
A man and woman from Hitchin have been remanded in custody today after being charged with conspiracy to murder Gosmore man William ‘Bill’ Taylor.
A criminal cash courier has been jailed for two years for money laundering after being caught in a Stevenage hotel with more than £776,000 in dirty cash.
A prolific burglar who committed a series of crimes in Redbourn, Markyate, Potters Bar, and Letchworth has been jailed for six years and four months.
A kitchen porter has been found guilty of grooming and wounding with intent after biting the tip off a paedophile hunter’s finger at Stevenage railway station while on his way to have sex with what he thought was a 14-year-old girl.
An 18-year-old man has been charged with robbery, grievous bodily harm and possession of a bladed article in connection with a stabbing in Stevenage.
A therapist has been jailed for 16 months after he had sex with a patient living with a mental disorder while he was working in Stevenage.
A 30-year-old man from Stevenage has been jailed for six years today after two “horrific attacks” on men outside pubs, which left them both with life-changing injuries.
A teenager from Clifton was sentenced to 32 months in prison yesterday after admitting to a reckless arson that destroyed his ex-grilfriend’s home in Letchworth and killed her pet rabbit.
A Stevenage teenager has been charged with supplying class A drugs, and is set to appear before a crown court judge this month.
A convicted paedophile living in Hitchin who used a tablet to look for pictures of girls under the age of 18, and failed to tell police of his new address, has today been jailed.
A 21-year-old Stevenage man has appeared in court charged with GBH after a stabbing outside the town’s railway station last weekend.
A 35-year-old man from a village east of Biggleswade has denied a charge related to human trafficking after a speed boat was intercepted on a beach.
A child rapist from Stevenage who controlled and sexually exploited two vulnerable teenagers over a period of years has today been jailed for 24 years.
A scaffolder from Stevenage has been given a 12-year extended sentence for fondling, kissing and trying to have sex with a woman who has learning difficulties.
A Royston father and his son have been jailed after conning elderly victims into handing over a total of £250,000 for extensive building works their homes didn’t need.
A convicted paedophile living in Hitchin is set to be sentenced next month after he used a tablet to look for pictures of girls under the age of 18, and failed to tell police of his new address.
A 23-year-old Hitchin man accused of falsely imprisoning a woman in Baldock is to stand trial next year after denying the charge today.
A therapist from Clifton has admitted having sex with a patient living with a mental disorder while working in Stevenage.
A 56-year-old paedophile who distributed child abuse images despite already being a registered sex offender is now behind bars.
A Glaswegian who conspired with four other blackmailers to target a man in Stevenage is behind bars.
A 71-year-old man who “stole the innocence and childhood” of two young girls he sexually abused has been jailed for nearly 15 years.
A suspected burglar from Hitchin has admitted threatening to kill police officers during an overnight siege in Hitchin – but denies charges including firearm possession.
A 15-year-old boy who was the victim of a stabbing in Letchworth on Friday is said to be recovering after surgery.
A child rapist formerly of Letchworth has been sentenced to 19 years in prison for abusing three children over more than three decades.
A suspected burglar has appeared in court charged with offences including firearm possession and making threats to kill after an overnight siege in Hitchin.
A suspected paedophile who is accused of biting off the tip of a man’s finger during an attempted sting in Stevenage has pleaded not guilty to all counts.
A 32-year-old man accused of raping and sexually assaulting children under the age of 13 in Stevenage and Hitchin has denied all the charges.
Two men have denied producing drugs at the biggest cannabis factory ever in Hertfordshire – which police uncovered in Letchworth last month.