North Norfolk Crime

Yesterday, 19:31

Concerns have been raised by independent inspectors that prisoners at a Norfolk prison are having to share cells designed for one person.

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing 20-year-old man from North Walsham.

Norfolk police

The East of England Co-op is offering a reward of £20,000 for information that leads to the conviction of the criminals behind a recent spate of ram raids.

A newly installed alarm helped police officers to arrest two men on suspicion of lead theft.

St Nicholas Church

Police have urged residents to be vigilant following a rise in the number of heating oil thefts across Norfolk over the past year.

Police are investigating whether an attempted ram raid in Diss was carried out by the same gang that raided cash points in Wells and Burnham.

Lorne Green

A report into how Norfolk Constabulary twice failed to stop police doctor Hugh O’Neill abusing female officers described a failed investigation into him as “farcical”.

The true severity of the failings by Norfolk Constabulary to properly investigate the sexual abuse of female officers by a police doctor can today be revealed for the first time.

A man has described the moment he confronted two car thieves and narrowly avoided being assaulted with a 2ft pipe wrench.

Norfolk Police

A teenage boy suffered a black eye and swollen cheek when he was attacked in Cromer.


We are watching you - that is the message to drink-drivers this Christmas as we launch our Name and Shame campaign.

Norfolk police

A man jumped out from behind a bus stop and attacked a woman who fell to the ground and injured her face.

North Walsham police

Sentimental jewellery including an engraved 18ct gold bangle was stolen in a burglary in Holt.


Police investigating the murder of Natalie Pearman whose body was found on the outskirts of Norwich 25 years ago, have received more than 30 calls following a renewed appeal.

Norfolk Police

Dixon of Dock Green, a character in the hit BBC show which first aired more than 60 years ago, was to many people the embodiment of a typical community bobby.

Simon Bailey

Fraudsters are using the Postcode Lottery to scam victims into thinking they have won six-figure payouts.


Police are appealing for information from witnesses after a brick was thrown through the door of a property in Stalham.

The theft of crates of beer, shoplifting, a sexual offence and children committing criminal damage.

The owner of jewellery stolen during a burglary in Sheringham is desperate to get some of the items back, because of their significant sentimental value.

North Walsham police

Detectives investigating the murder of Natalie Pearman 25 years ago are chasing up new lines of inquiry after a fresh appeal generated a number of calls, it has emerged.


An elderly man remains in hospital after suffering serious head injuries in a collision in Cromer town centre.


Two televisions were among the items stolen during a weekend burglary in Wroxham.

A motorbike was stolen in an overnight raid on an outbuilding in rural Norfolk.

Norfolk Police is dealing with a challenging set of circumstances due to reductions in the money it gets from central government. Here, chief constable Simon Bailey talks about the main issues the force faces.

A man has been detained in Cromer following reports of a drunk male with a bat.

Norfolk Police

Copper cabling, worth about £20,000, was stolen in Happisburgh.

Gun owners are being asked to hand over their firearms and ammunition as part of an amnesty.


Police are warning members of the public to be cautious after a man claiming to be a police officer pulled over a car in Sheringham last night.

Thirteen suspects thought to be involved in online child sexual abuse and exploitation have been interviewed as part of a week of action.

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It was a heartless crime that undid months of hard work and dedication in a small village.

Norwich Crown Court

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