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Investigation probes 'expensive pedicure'

Offenders indulge in expensive criminal damage prank as they give statue's toenails the once over with varnish. • Pranksters may have caused one of the world's most expensive pedicures after they gave a statue some red nail varnish. The statue of Satyr Playing the Flute is one of the main artworks in the grounds of the Gatchina Palace M

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Teenager wore mugshot t-shirt for mugshot

Teenager wore mugshot t-shirt for mugshot

Officers astonished to find suspect wearing garment featuring photo of previous custody appearance. • Prison officers must have done a doubletake when they took a mugshot of a teenage drink driver wearing a t-shirt featuring his previous mugshot. Robert Burt (19) from Pittsfield, Maine, was wearing a bright orange t-shirt with his previo

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Ranked: The top 10 fictional detectives

Ranked: The top 10 fictional detectives

As part of Police Oracle.com's 'Ranked' series we've compiled a list of the top ten fictional detectives. • The detective is arguably the policing role that lends itself to film and TV drama. The best fictional officers draw viewers in on a journey of mystery - and often have strong and flawed personalities that make them fascinating characters

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Rugby club raid proves misguided

Rugby club raid proves misguided

Players give chase to suspects after dressing room sees property go missing. • Thieves bit off more than they could chew when they raided a rugby team's dressing room. Suspects were spotted making their escape from the dressing room of Edinburgh Academicals and 40 angry players gave chase. The team - Scotland's oldes

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Camera shy suspect's reaction is a picture

Camera shy suspect's reaction is a picture

Face of uninvited houseguest - which makes for an extraordinary photo - is made public by police. • The extraordinary facial expression of a suspect at the scene of a burglary has been made public by a force in the hope that it might help track him down. Having seen the security camera at the house in the Midlands in which he was an uninvi

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