North Norfolk Crime

Fri, 15:21
John Frosdick

A man has been bailed after being arrested following an armed incident in Cromer.

The terror attack on Westminster might demonstrate the worst in human nature but it has prompted random acts of kindness which show people at their very best.

Norfolk police

Religious leaders in Norfolk have united in condemnation of the suspected terror attack at Westminster.

West Norfolk

Policing plans in Norfolk and Suffolk are being reviewed following the suspected terror attack at Westminster.

United Kingdom

Officers from Norfolk Constabulary have been left “shocked and saddened” by the death of Pc Keith Palmer who was killed in a suspected terror attack in Westminster.


Norfolk stands in solidarity with those affected by the London terror attack in the heart of the capital, and praises the heroes from our emergency services.


Seven people have been arrested in raids in London, Birmingham and elsewhere linked to the Westminster terror attack, police have revealed.

House of Commons

The police officer who died was named by Scotland Yard as Keith Palmer, a 48-year-old husband and father.

Four people have been killed as serving police officer PC Keith Palmer was stabbed and his attacker shot dead in a major “terrorist incident” at the Houses of Parliament.

Like the famous green benches of the House of Commons, the police are part of the fabric of Westminster.

House of Commons

A Norwich MP has described how he and other members of parliament were told about how a police officer had been stabbed before the alleged assailant was shot in Westminster.

Eyewitnesses around the Houses of Parliament in London have described the scene at what police are calling a “serious incident” where an officer has been stabbed.

House of Commons

Political editor Annabelle Dickson was in the House of Commons for Prime Minister’s Questions, she described the scene as the drama unfolded.

The owner of a cat shot twice by an air rifle has told police they would need to keep a cell open for her if she caught the culprits.

Police are appealing for information after attempted burglaries in villages near Fakenham and Wells.

A woman in her 40s was touched inappropriately by a man who walked up behind her while she was walking in Hall Lane, North Walsham.

North Walsham

More than 160 people were caught driving while using a mobile phone in Norfolk and Suffolk in the week that tougher penalties were introduced for offenders.


A boy believed to be as young as 15-years-old is one of three suspects police are trying to trace in connection with the discovery of counterfeit cash which has left businesses across north Norfolk out of pocket.


A teenage boy was knocked to the ground and had his rucksack searched in an attempted robbery.


A cemetery worker was left shaken after being confronted by a knifeman in Holt.

Duncan Baker

Mourners were forced to shelter from rain throughout a funeral service after another Norfolk church was targeted by roof raiders.

A selection of antiques and collectable items, including model train sets, were stolen in a burglary.


Dim thieves are threatening to stop traffic in north Norfolk - by stealing the batteries from traffic lights and electric fences.

Drone footage has emerged of the painstaking search of a landfill site in Cambridgeshire as police continue their hunt for missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague.

Norfolk police have launched an investigation after a series of hoax calls were made to members of the public from someone purporting to be a police officer.

Norfolk Police

An elderly resident paid a rogue trader to trim his hedge - and then was asked for a further £200 to clear away the clippings.

Businesses in north Norfolk are arming themselves with counterfeit money detectors after a number of fake £20 notes were found in tills across the area.

A man in his 60s was left distressed at a supermarket in North Walsham after being threatened by an old age pensioner.


Arrests made across the county relating to the supply of Class A drugs have exploded by nearly 500pc over the last five years as the local market becomes “saturated” with cocaine and heroin.

Norfolk Police

The man who led the investigation into one of Norfolk’s biggest unsolved mysteries, the disappearance of April Fabb, has died still wishing he could have got justice for her family.


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