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Register now for 50km Firefighters’ Memorial Walk

The 12th annual Firefighters’ Memorial Walk will take place on Sunday 15 April. The popular event covers 50 kilometres, starting at Peel Fire Station and...
Thursday, 15 February 2018

Stand-out success of electronic cigarette scheme at prison

A six month trial allowing offenders at the prison to use e-cigarettes has produced a raft of benefits for offenders and staff. The pilot scheme between April...
Monday, 5 February 2018

Role of prison officers highlighted as unique prize benefits charity

A group has had a taste of life behind bars at Isle of Man Prison during a day-long event which helped raise funds for Manx Cancer Help (MCH).  A prison...
Friday, 26 January 2018

Arrest and charge tally from festive anti drink-drive campaign

Police officers made 14 arrests relating to drink-driving in December 2017 during the force’s seasonal clampdown on drink-driving named Operation Red...
Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Police act to deter winter burglaries and thefts

Police are conducting a campaign to reduce break-ins and thefts of valuable commodities such as fuel. Operation Oxygen is timed for winter, when dark nights...
Monday, 8 January 2018

Operation Red Christmas festive campaign reinforces zero tolerance approach to drink-driving

The Isle of Man Constabulary’s Roads Policing Unit will be targeting drivers who get behind the wheel after drinking this festive season.  Officers will greet...
Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Police to end public counter service in Pulrose

The public counter service provided by the Isle of Man Constabulary in Pulrose is set to end today, Friday 10 November 2017. The office on Heather Crescent has...
Friday, 10 November 2017

New fraud legislation comes into effect on 1 November

New legislation that will enhance the Isle of Man’s reputation as a responsible international business centre comes into effect from 1 November 2017. The Fraud...
Thursday, 5 October 2017

Combined fire and ambulance station to be officially opened

The Isle of Man’s first combined fire and ambulance station will be officially opened on Tuesday 3 October. The ground-breaking facility heralds a new era in...
Monday, 2 October 2017

Prisoners support Isle of Man Poppy Appeal

Fundraising efforts for this year’s Poppy Appeal have received welcome support from the Isle of Man Prison and Probation Service. Phil McCarthy and Frankie...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017