JAILED: Ebay DVD and CD trader who dodged £180,000 in tax

The Bolton News:

6:00am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

AN internet entrepreneur who failed to pay almost £180,000 in tax has been jailed for two years.

Road rage attacker breaks pensioner's jaw

The Bolton News:

12:06pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A PENSIONER was left with a broken jaw after he was punched in the face by a "cowardly" road rage attacker.

Husband charged with murder after stabbing

The Bolton News:

1:37pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A HUSBAND has been charged with murdering his wife in Radcliffe.

Child rapist facing jail

The Bolton News: Bolton Crown Court

6:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A 48-YEAR OLD man has been warned he will face a lengthy jail sentence after he pleaded guilty to three counts of raping a child.

Man's hostage threat as he held meat cleaver to girlfriend's face

The Bolton News:

12:49pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A MAN held a meat cleaver to his terrified partner’s face and threatened to take her hostage, a court heard.

Bolton man cleared of New Year's Eve rape

The Bolton News: Bolton Crown Court

12:41pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A JURY has cleared a man of raping a woman on New Year’s Eve.

Two men due in court again over couple killed in East Lancs Road death crash

The Bolton News:

12:38pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

TWO men charged with causing the deaths of a couple by dangerous driving will appear in court later this month.

Police watchdog will not investigate man who was released just before 'frenzied knife attack'

The Bolton News:

12:03pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

THE police watchdog will not investigate officers after a man launched a “frenzied knife attack” on a woman, and threatened to kill her the day after he was released from custody.

Suicide note man jailed for setting fire to his own flat

The Bolton News:

11:41am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A 40-YEAR-OLD man who deliberately set fire to his flat after leaving a suicide note has been jailed for three years and nine months.

Knives and swords handed in to police

The Bolton News: At the sharp end: 40 knives were handed in at Borehamwood Police Station during an amnesty which ended on Friday. Police say they are not complacent about the area's low level of knife crime

3:05pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

SWORDS, machetes and commando knives are among the weapons which have been handed in after Lancashire Police launched its knife amnesty.

Thieves break into RSPCA charity shop 3 times

The Bolton News:

9:37am Monday 1st September 2014

CHARITY workers were left counting the cost of the damage caused by raiders who broke into an RSPCA shop three times.

Sharples teacher on terrorism charge back in court next week

The Bolton News:

6:12pm Monday 1st September 2014

A SHARPLES School teacher charged with terrorism offences will appear back in court next week.

Former Wanderers striker on bribery charge

The Bolton News:

4:13pm Monday 1st September 2014

A FORMER Bolton Wanderers striker has been charged with conspiracy to commit bribery.

Warning after man seen trying car doors in Horwich

The Bolton News:

11:09am Monday 1st September 2014

A WOULD-BE thief is being hunted after he was caught on camera trying car doors in Horwich.

Thieves steal disabled boy's wheelchair

The Bolton News:

6:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

THE mother of a disabled boy has condemned the heartless thieves who broke in and stole his £3,000 wheelchair.

Probe as thug launches frenzied knife attack on girlfriend the day after he is released by police

The Bolton News:

8:12am Saturday 30th August 2014

AN investigation has been launched into the actions of police after a violent thug launched a “frenzied knife attack” on a woman a day after he was arrested — and released — for threatening to kill her.

Blackrod man accused of filming up young woman's skirt

The Bolton News:

12:46pm Saturday 30th August 2014

The 50-year-old will appear in court after allegedly filming up the skirt of a young TK Maxx employee

Police step up patrols after two suspected arson attacks at mill

The Bolton News:

9:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

AN investigation has been launched into two suspected arson attacks at an industrial mill site.

Arsonist set fire to flat after getting eviction notice

The Bolton News: Bolton Crown Court

6:00am Friday 29th August 2014

AN arsonist has been jailed for “recklessly” setting fire to his flat after he was given his eviction notice - despite claiming he had no recollection of the incident.

Armed robber in gun raid on shop

The Bolton News:

2:38pm Friday 29th August 2014

A GUN wielding robber threatened to shoot a shop worker before running off with cash.

Fire warning after Breightmet teenagers make two hoax 999 calls in 24 hours

The Bolton News:

9:55am Friday 29th August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS have been tied up by two hoax calls after youngsters dialled 999 from a phone box twice in less than 24 hours.

Woman hit in eye with stiletto heel 'almost certain' to lose her sight

The Bolton News:

12:23pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A YOUNG woman is “almost certain” to lose the sight in her left eye after being hit with a stiletto heel in a fight on the dancefloor of a Farnworth pub.

Van ignores police road block and nearly hits firemen at site of three-car Little Hulton crash

The Bolton News: Police car

4:04pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A VAN driver ignored a road blockage following a crash in Little Hulton, mounted a kerb and almost ran over some firemen.

Bolton council tax dodgers owe £10.6 million

The Bolton News:

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

COUNCIL tax dodgers in Bolton owe £10.6 million in unpaid bills, new figures show.

Westhoughton man falsified contamination tests

The Bolton News:

6:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A DIRECTOR of an environmental firm falsified soil sample reports for land earmarked for development, a court heard.

Bolton's 4 most wanted - August 27, 2014

The Bolton News:

9:10am Wednesday 27th August 2014

EACH week police appeal to readers of The Bolton News for help finding wanted criminals.

UPDATED: Nortex Mill hit by suspected arson attack for second night in a row

The Bolton News:

8:38am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A MILL complex has been set on fire by arsonists two nights in a row, police believe.

Conman jailed for tricking man he met on swingers' website

The Bolton News:

9:41am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A CONMAN has been jailed for tricking a car buyer out of more than £1,500 after his victim appealed for help on a adult swingers’ site.

Dealing with death and serious injury every day - the man who is there in the darkest days of people’s lives

The Bolton News:

9:15am Wednesday 27th August 2014

INVESTIGATING fatal crashes and accidents in which people suffer life-changing injuries day in and day out might not seem like the most appealing job.

Woman kicked in eye with stiletto heel after row on dancefloor at Farnworth pub

The Bolton News:

8:38am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A WOMAN was left with "a serious eye injury" after being attacked on the dancefloor with a stiletto heel in a Farnworth pub.

Four illegal workers arrested in immigration raid at electrical shop

The Bolton News:

3:33pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

FOUR illegal workers have been arrested in a raid at a lighting shop.

Young people to be given a free hoody - if they hand over a knife

The Bolton News: The knife used in the attack

7:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

YOUNG people will be given hoodies saying “Save a Life, Surrender Your Knife” in exchange for handing over a weapon.

Spurned lover claimed to have 'paid good money' for attack on girlfriend's ex

The Bolton News: Bolton Crown Court

9:40am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A SPURNED lover who told his former partner he had “paid good money” to have her ex boyfriend harmed has been sentenced to a community order.

Father pleads guilty to child porn charges - and avoids jail

The Bolton News: Woman jailed for horrific attacking on disabled friend

11:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

A 53-YEAR-OLD man who admitted downloading indecent images of children for the second time has avoided being sent to jail.

Man tells girlfriend he has been kidnapped so he can stay out and drink

The Bolton News: Hunt for man called off

12:55pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

A MAN was arrested for wasting police time after telling his girlfriend that he had been kidnapped — so he could stay out drinking at a house in Daubhill.

Stolen Breightmet vehicle used in jeweller ram raid

The Bolton News:

5:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A GANG is behind bars after using a Land Rover stolen from Breightmet to ram into a jewellers.

Man in court on murder charge

The Bolton News:

4:09pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A MAN accused of murdering his wife has appeared at Liverpool Crown Court.

Speeding driver raced at 70mph and almost knocked down three people in police chase

The Bolton News: Bolton Crown Court

6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

A SPEEDING motorist has been jailed for driving up to 70mph in quiet residential streets and almost knocking over three people as he was being chased by police.

JAILED: Drug dealer who drove at and headbutted his girlfriend

The Bolton News:

6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A DRUG dealer has been jailed for driving at his girlfriend, headbutting her and slamming her head against a car.

Great Lever man accused of raping seven-year-old girl multiple times

The Bolton News: Blackpool Magistrates Court. Picture from Google Maps.

4:43pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A GREAT Lever man accused of the multiple rape of a seven-year-old girl has made his first appearance at court.

Ex-gangster went on 'dodgy' luxury holiday in Mexico

The Bolton News:

8:32am Thursday 21st August 2014

A FORMER gang member booked a "dodgy" luxury holiday to Mexico for £1,600 in a pub, a court heard.

Man charged with murder after woman's body found in garden

The Bolton News:

8:28am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A MAN has been charged with murder after a woman’s body was found in a garden.

Drunk man jailed for threatening to cut himself because he was refused entry to Durty Gurty's

The Bolton News:

11:58am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A DRUNKEN man has been jailed after he threatened to cut himself with a drink can because he was refused entry into Durty Gurty’s in Bradshawgate.

Greater Manchester Police tops table of investigations into misuse of social media

The Bolton News: The Darlington teenager's home was raided after trying to access Durham Police's computer network

11:42am Wednesday 20th August 2014

GREATER Manchester Police has carried out more investigations into breaches of social media guidelines than any other force in England and Wales.

VIDEO: Motorbike death crash film seen by 70,000 people

The Bolton News:

10:48am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A ROAD safety campaign launched in the wake of a Turton motorcyclist killed following a “simple error” has reached more than 70,000 people.

Bolton's 4 most wanted - August 20, 2014

The Bolton News:

10:10am Wednesday 20th August 2014

EACH week police appeal to readers of The Bolton News for help finding wanted criminals.

Tenant threatened to kill takeaway boss in row over water supply

The Bolton News:

10:05am Wednesday 20th August 2014

AN angry tenant threatened to kill a takeaway boss when he refused to turn on the water supply because his restaurant had flooded, a court heard.

VIDEO: Wanted samurai sword suspect is minor celebrity in Hungary

The Bolton News:

6:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A WANTED man — who failed to appear in court in Bolton for possessing a Samurai sword — was involved in a high profile court case that caused a national outcry in Hungary.

Man arrested in murder investigation after woman's body found in garden

The Bolton News:

8:56am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman’s body was found in a garden.

JAILED: Man who sold stolen Range Rovers for £50,000

The Bolton News: Bolton Crown Court

6:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A MAN has been jailed for selling two stolen Range Rovers for more than £50,000.






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