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Chief Inspector Mark Runacres has these words for the people of Avon and Somerset

Avon and Somerset Police officers recognised at national Police Bravery Awards

Officers praised for detaining hammer-wielding man

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16 people make first court appearance following Extinction Rebellion protests in Bristol

The first hearings were held at Bristol Magistrates' Court on Friday.

Yeovil man charged with series of burglaries

A 47 year old man from Yeovil has been charged with burglary.

16 people charged following Extinction Rebellion protests in Bristol

16 people have been charged with wilfully obstructing a public highway.

Pair arrested for drugs-related offences

We have arrested two men from Bristol after a warrant was executed at a property in Easton yesterday evening (Wednesday 17 July).

Somerset man charged with burglary

A 49 year-old man from Bridgwater has been charged with burglary.

Man from Weston-super-Mare arrested for burglary

A 26 year old man from Weston-super-Mare has been arrested on suspicion of burglary.

E-fit released as part of distraction burglary appeal

A large amount of cash was stolen from an elderly couple by four men who carried out unscheduled gardening work

CCTV appeal following Bristol knifepoint robbery

The incident happened on the Bristol to Bath cycle path off Easton Road between 1am and 1.15am on Friday, 7 June

Arrests made following protest activity affecting M32 in Bristol

Arrests have been made following a police operation on Wednesday morning.

Second man arrested following series of incidents in Claverham/ Yatton

The man, aged in his 30s, was arrested this afternoon on suspicion of indecency offences and he is currently in police custody.