Man charged with 20 burglary offences

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A 44-year-old man has been arrested and charged with 20 burglary offences.

Eighteen of the alleged offences took place in the Normanton, Pear Tree, Sunny Hill and Littleover areas between 16 October – 21 December 2020.

A further two offences are alleged to have taken place in the Ealing area of London on 24 October 2019.

Craig Jonathan Chance, of no fixed abode, was arrested in Nottingham on 17 February and was charged with 15 offences of burglary and five further offences of attempted burglary.

He appeared before Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court yesterday (18 February) where he was remanded to prison and will next appear before Derby Crown Court on 18 March.

We’re currently sharing the work we do across our varied communities as part of Operation Derbyshire.

Operation Derbyshire runs until the end of May. It will see officers and staff sharing with our communities the excellent work that is going on to tackle certain crime types in the county.

Operation Derbyshire will also highlight the work that we and our partners do to support victims and bring offenders to justice.

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