£5.5m international fraud leads to arrest in county Armagh

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£5.5m international fraud leads to arrest in county Armagh

An international investigation into a suspected £5.5 million VAT and money laundering fraud has led to the arrest of five people in, County Armagh, Merseyside and Birmingham. The three men and two women were arrested as part of a multi-agency...

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Two arrested in relation to Bessbrook burglary released on bail

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Two arrested in relation to Bessbrook burglary released on bail

Two people arrested by police investigating an aggravated burglary at the home of a Bessbrook pensioner have been released on bail. The 25-year-old woman and 26-year-old man were arrested in the Newry area yesterday, Friday, September 4, by...

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Removal of police officers from south Armagh is ‘scandalous’

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Removal of police officers from south Armagh is ‘scandalous’

Proposals for the removal of community police officers from south Armagh have been described as “scandalous”. If current proposals are accepted by the Policing Board, the province will be left with just one 24-hour police station,...

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Coldest summer in Armagh for three decades

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Coldest summer in Armagh for three decades

Armagh Observatory reports that August 2015 was rather cooler and wetter than average, but slightly sunnier. Taking the last three months, which together represent the meteorological summer, this was the coldest summer at Armagh for 29 years,...

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Local MLA’s bid for organ donation ‘opt out’ to go to Assembly this month

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Local MLA’s bid for organ donation ‘opt out’ to go to Assembly this...

An Upper Bann MLA will shortly introduce a Private Members Bill which, if introduced, will lead to an ‘opt out’ rather than ‘opt in’ approach to organ donation. Jo-Anne Dobson’s son Mark received a kidney...

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Armagh answering call with aid-drop offs for migrants in Calais

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Armagh answering call with aid-drop offs for migrants in Calais

The images of children washed up on a beach have shocked the world. Trying to escape the war in Syria, that picture which screamed from the front pages of newspapers has made the world sit up and listen. Images of families desperately trying to...

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£5.5m international fraud leads to arrest in county Armagh

September 5, 2015, No Comments on £5.5m international fraud leads to arrest in county Armagh

£5.5m international fraud leads to arrest in county Armagh

An international investigation into a suspected £5.5 million VAT and money laundering fraud has led to the arrest of five people in, County Armagh, Merseyside and Birmingham. The three men and two women were arrested as part of a...

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