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Merry Christmas - you are nicked

PUBLISHED: 12:12 23 December 2008 | UPDATED: 10:14 11 August 2010

OFFENDERS who miss court appearances could be getting a Christmas day call - and it won t be Santa. The new campaign, which was launched under the banner of Operation Starcraft, warns absconders that they could spend this Christmas in a police cell unless

OFFENDERS who miss court appearances could be getting a Christmas day call - and it won't be Santa.

The new campaign, which was launched under the banner of Operation Starcraft, warns absconders that they could spend this Christmas in a police cell unless they hand themselves in on deadline.

Police sent the cards to low and medium risk offenders with 'fail to appear' warrants and 'community penalty breach' warrants.

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