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UPDATE: Tribute paid to pedestrian who died following Southampton collision

UPDATE: Tribute paid to pedestrian who died following Southampton collision

News   •   Jan 11, 2019 15:48 GMT

​Tribute has been paid to a woman who died in a collision in Southampton at the weekend.

Totton man charged with a number of offences

Totton man charged with a number of offences

News   •   Dec 19, 2018 11:40 GMT

A Totton man has been charged with a number of offences across the west of the county.

Southampton man jailed for series of burglaries

Southampton man jailed for series of burglaries

News   •   Dec 18, 2018 16:06 GMT

A man has been jailed after a series of burglaries in Southampton.

FORTRESS: Man arrested for drug offences after vehicle stopped in Southampton

FORTRESS: Man arrested for drug offences after vehicle stopped in Southampton

News   •   Nov 30, 2018 11:42 GMT

Officers stopped a red car on Brunswick Square during this morning’s rush hour and found that the 50-year-old driver was in possession of a large quantity of suspected class A drugs.

Two Southampton hotels banned from selling alcohol

Two Southampton hotels banned from selling alcohol

News   •   Nov 29, 2018 14:55 GMT

Two Southampton hotels caught selling alcohol to underage customers for a second time in three months have been hit with temporary bans.

Six arrested in Modern Day Slavery operation in Southampton

Six arrested in Modern Day Slavery operation in Southampton

News   •   Nov 27, 2018 15:06 GMT

We have made six arrests on Tuesday 27 November as part of an intelligence-led modern day slavery operation in Southampton linked to the sex trade.

Lucy McHugh murder - man charged

Lucy McHugh murder - man charged

News   •   Nov 15, 2018 11:16 GMT

A man appeared before Southampton Magistrates this morning (15 November) charged with the murder of teenager Lucy McHugh.

Operation Experience: Police investigating murder in Southampton granted extra time to question man in custody

Operation Experience: Police investigating murder in Southampton granted extra time to question man in custody

News   •   Nov 05, 2018 12:20 GMT

Officers continue to question one man arrested on suspicion of the murder of a man whose body was found near Cemetery Road, on Saturday 3 November.

FORTRESS: Five arrested in Southampton in drug-related harm warrant

FORTRESS: Five arrested in Southampton in drug-related harm warrant

News   •   Sep 20, 2018 15:12 BST

Officers in Southampton arrested five people yesterday (Sept 19) after executed a warrant at an address in Gordon Avenue.

Two men charged with drug offences following Southampton arrests

Two men charged with drug offences following Southampton arrests

News   •   Sep 13, 2018 14:32 BST

Two men have been charged with drugs offences following arrests in Southampton on Tuesday (September 11).

Man jailed for more than five years for knifepoint robbery in Southampton

Man jailed for more than five years for knifepoint robbery in Southampton

News   •   Sep 12, 2018 16:10 BST

​A man has been jailed for more than five years after he robbed a 62-year-old man at knifepoint.

UPDATE: Tribute paid to motorcyclist who died following Southampton collision

UPDATE: Tribute paid to motorcyclist who died following Southampton collision

News   •   Sep 05, 2018 08:48 BST

Tribute has been paid to a motorcyclist who died following a collision in Southampton last week.

Man sentenced to 18 years for non-recent sexual offences against children

Man sentenced to 18 years for non-recent sexual offences against children

News   •   Aug 24, 2018 11:13 BST

Colin Sweed, 59 of Beech Crescent, Hythe was sentenced to 18 years imprisonment yesterday (August 23) following a trial at Southampton Crown Court where he faced 11 charges of child sexual offences.

Drink driver who fled the scene of a fatal collision in Southampton is jailed

Drink driver who fled the scene of a fatal collision in Southampton is jailed

News   •   Aug 01, 2018 12:20 BST

A driver who killed a cyclist and fled the scene in a bid to cover up the fact he had been drinking has been jailed.

Man jailed for rape and assault in Southampton

Man jailed for rape and assault in Southampton

News   •   Jul 27, 2018 12:28 BST

A man has been jailed for eight and a half years after being found guilty of raping and assaulting a sex worker in Southampton.

Discovery of a body in Southampton

Discovery of a body in Southampton

News   •   Jul 26, 2018 16:43 BST

We are currently on scene at the Sports Centre in Southampton following the discovery of a body in woodland this morning (26 July).

Man jailed for life for Southampton murder

Man jailed for life for Southampton murder

News   •   Jul 24, 2018 16:26 BST

A man has been jailed for life after pleading guilty to murdering 39-year-old Kirpal Sanghera in Southampton.

Four men sentenced to 25 years for burglary and robbery spree

Four men sentenced to 25 years for burglary and robbery spree

News   •   Jul 13, 2018 13:15 BST

Four men have been sentenced at Southampton Crown Court today (July 13) to a combined 25 years in prison after pleading guilty to their part in a series of robberies and burglaries against businesses.

Joint operation to boost taxi safety in Southampton

Joint operation to boost taxi safety in Southampton

News   •   Jul 13, 2018 09:33 BST

Officers from Hampshire Constabulary joined forces with Southampton Taxi Licensing to carry out a joint operation in the city on Tuesday night (July 10).