‘Evil’ predator jailed for 25 years for sex attacks on children

A SICK predator has been jailed for 25 years after being found guilty of historical child sex offences. Dean Randall (41) began his offending more than two decades ago while he was living in the...

Streetlights switched off to cut costs now back on to combat crime

STREETLIGHTS have been switched back on in vandal-hit areas of Lymington and Pennington less than a year since Hampshire County Council promised that turning them off to save money would have no effect on...
Peter Lashmar

Heart attack risk delays sentencing of accountant facing jail

A LYMINGTON accountant who faces going to jail had his sentencing adjourned so he can undergo a heart operation. Peter Lashmar (69), of West Way, had been due to learn his fate at Bournemouth Crown...
Dog Watch

Police scheme asks dog walkers for leads to combat crime

A DOG WATCH scheme encouraging owners to report suspicious activity has been launched by Hampshire police. It is starting in the New Forest, with a view to rolling it out across the county during 2020. The...

Police investigating spate of car break-ins arrest boy (14)

POLICE investigating a recent spate of break-ins to cars in Pennington have revealed that they have arrested a 14-year-old boy. A spokesperson for Hampshire police said: "Officers investigating a theft from a Vauxhall Corsa in...

Two arrested by police investigating string of business burglaries

TWO people have been arrested by police investigating a string of burglaries that took place at homes and businesses in Lymington and Totton. A hair salon, a café and a church were among the properties...

‘Another very sad day for the Forest,’ says owner of stabbed sheep

THE owner of a New Forest sheep which was stabbed to death and left in a lane has spoken of her distress at the shocking incident. The body of the ewe was found in Kewlake...
Pennington vandalism

Residents plan vigilante squads in response to vandals’ return

RESIDENTS on a Pennington housing estate say they will form vigilante squads to combat vandals who have smashed up vehicles there for the second time in just over a month. At least four vehicles were...

VIDEO: Thieves with bolt croppers make off with motorbike

SUSPECTED thieves were caught on CCTV the night a £5,000 Suzuki motorcycle was stolen from outside a Ringwood home. The blue-and-white bike had been chained up underneath the external stairwell of the block of flats...
Alexander Psaila

Jail for armed siege man suffering mental health problems

A MAN with mental health problems who sparked an armed siege in New Milton has been sentenced to 15 months behind bars. Alexander Psaila (34) was arrested after the nearly four-hour incident on 3rd July...
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