An 88-year-old woman suffered a broken nose, a fractured wrist and severe bruising after she was robbed in Weston-super-Mare in the middle of the day.
Police have closed part of Hildesheim Bridge in Weston-super-Mare after reports of a man threatening to jump off.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of possessing an imitation firearm in Weston-super-Mare.
A man has been stabbed at a house in Uphill this morning (Thursday).
Police have released CCTV images to try to identify a would-be armed robber who targeted a shop in Weston-super-Mare.
The number of child arrests in Avon and Somerset has dropped by 82 per cent in the past seven years.
A former police officer who was beaten unconscious by a gang of burglary suspects and left for dead is calling for tougher sentences for offenders.
A morning robbery in the centre of Weston-super-Mare has prompted a police appeal.
A police appeal has been sparked after a series of parking machine thefts.
Two men have been injured and four people have been arrested after a brawl outside a pub in Weston-super-Mare last night (Saturday).
A man has filmed someone pouring paint-stripper on his car in the early hours of the morning in Weston-super-Mare.
Police have released CCTV images after an early-morning burglary at KFC in Weston-super-Mare.
Police are appealing for information in a search for a wanted man.
A driver has died in a car crash near Cheddar this morning (Sunday).
The fiancée of a ‘wonderful father’ whose body has been found on an island two months after going missing says his death has left a ‘hole in her heart’.
A man is in hospital after being attacked with a blade in Weston town centre last night (Monday).
A ‘day of action’ which saw dozens of people arrested, included five from Weston.
Officers have arrested around 50 people who are wanted by police or have failed to attend court.
An extensive search for a missing 40-year-old man has entered its second week.
A 12-year-old girl left with ‘no recollection’ of how she sustained facial injuries may have been hit by a vehicle, according to police.
Police are becoming ‘increasingly concerned’ for the welfare of a 40-year-old man who went missing last week.
A pub landlord suffered cuts to his face and hand following a robbery at a pub in Kewstoke.
An extra £12 will be added to average council tax bills this year to protect neighbourhood policing.
A murder investigation has been launched after a woman was killed in a hit and run in Highbridge.
An Avon and Somerset policechief has been awarded a prestigious medal on the New Year’s Honours list.
A woman has died after being hit by a car in Yatton.
Police were called to a reported brawl during a charity event at a Somerset hotel at the weekend.
A 15-year-old boy is in hospital with injuries sustained during an altercation in Weston-super-Mare.
Avon and Somerset Constabulary has retained its ‘good’ rating for its work keeping people safe and reducing crime.
Pizza delivery staff in Weston-super-Mare were threatened with an axe during an armed robbery in the early hours of this morning (Wednesday).
A ‘significant number’ of computers have been seized after police raided homes in Somerset as part of an operation to target people carrying out online child abuse.
Road surveying equipment worth more than £45,000 has been stolen from building sites.
The windscreens of several cars have been smashed along one road in Uphill.
Armed police officers will patrol the streets of Avon and Somerset this week following the increase in international terrorism threat level
The bosses of Avon and Somerset Constabulary say policing is at a pivotal point as they call on the Government to ‘act now’ and address funding issues.
Police are appealing for information after electrical items including games consoles and a laptop were stolen in Highbridge.
Crime in North Somerset has risen by more than half since 2014, with a 17 per cent increase in crimes in the past year alone.
A new pot of funding will help some of the most vulnerable victims of sexual assault in Avon and Somerset.
A young boy has been taken to hospital following a serious accident in Burnham-on-Sea yesterday (Tuesday).
Avon and Somerset police have arrested two men on suspicion of burglary in Weston this morning (Wednesday).
Avon and Somerset Constabulary is looking for people to join its ranks as Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs).
Avon and Somerset Constabulary says there is ‘no known’ threat to the South West but it has increased the number of officers on the streets following the ‘heinous’ attack in Manchester on Monday.
The Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) and her senior team took to the roads for a driving evaluation this week.
Just 10 of Weston’s streets account for almost a fifth of crime in the town, with new statistics revealing 720 offences were recorded in Weston in the first month of this year.
Police investigating an unsolved murder from Weston-super-Mare 30 years ago have received potential new leads following a fresh appeal.
The use of police tasers and stop and search will be monitored by a new panel, which is recruiting for members.
Police have launched an appeal after a bus driver was attacked through an open window while working in Weston-super-Mare.
A man has been left seriously injured after he was involved in a drift triking accident – leading to warnings from police about the ‘dangerous’ sport.
A three-vehicle crash is causing delays in Weston-super-Mare this evening (Wednesday).
An accident on the M5 has forced a lane to be closed tonight (Saturday).
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