North Norfolk Crime

Friday, April 20, 2018

Organisers of a Norfolk car boot sale have appealed for help from the public after a portable toilet was stolen.

These are the 15 criminals Norfolk Constabulary is currently appealing for help to hunt in the county with crimes ranging from sex offences to assault.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenage boy was assaulted in north Norfolk.

To mark the start of a national campaign Norfolk police are urging victims of stalking to seek help.

Lorne Green

A dog walker following their nose has helped police uncover one of the largest cannabis factories in the county for years.

Norfolk Police

A man who looted “irreplaceable” antiques from three Norwich churches to raise money for his pregnant partner after being made homeless has escaped jail.

The commissioner for Norfolk Police has accused county councillors of “scaremongering” over plans to explore bringing Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service under his control.

Cliff Jordan

Restaurants and takeaways in parts of Norfolk have been warned to secure used cooking oil after a recent increase in thefts.

A woman suffered an injured thigh when she was bitten by a Staffordshire bull terrier in Cromer.

Police in North Norfolk and Broadland are warning drivers to keep their cars, particularly vans, locked and secure after a spate of thefts in the last week.

Norfolk Police

The former manager of a London stripping troupe has been jailed for tax evasion and benefit fraud after she was found living a secret life on the Norfolk coast.


Police are appealing for witnesses after a burglary at a property in Wells.

Almost half a century has passed since the abduction of 13-year-old schoolgirl April Fabb.

Norfolk police

Inappropriate calls to the police’s 101 non-emergency number are contributing to delays in the service.

Simon Bailey

A budget deficit of £1.6m at Norfolk Police will be slashed after the Home Office awarded the force a share of £800,000 special grant funding for the search for missing airman Corrie McKeague.

Simon Bailey

This week 91 PCSOs and 10 staff will leave Norfolk Police, at an estimated redundancy cost of more than £2m.

Simon Bailey

A man in his 60s using a walking frame was pushed off a bus and had to be taken to hospital for treatment.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Police have launched an investigation into an arson, which saw a vehicle and container destroyed.

Eighteen burglaries have been reported in North Norfolk and Broadland in the last two months.

Police are urging the public to be vigilant as criminals have begun targeting rural churches, taking items including gravestones and statues.

St Mary's Church

A vicar has expressed her sadness at the theft of an 18th century gravestone from a Norfolk churchyard.

Police believe three burglaries in Aylsham could be linked.


Police have released a CCTV image of a woman they want to speak to in connection with the theft of about 20 bottles of alcohol.

North Walsham police

A community run nature reserve have spoken off their “heartbreak” after their site was criminally vandalised.

The NSPCC has condemned a Norfolk man who was sentenced to 16 years in jail at his retrial yesterday.

Norwich Crown Court

Police are appealing for information after a chainsaw was stolen in Sheringham.


A community has rallied around a public library after a thief stole a collection box containing £60-£70.

Investigations are continuing into a robbery at a north Norfolk post office.

Norfolk police

Police are appealing to the public for help in identifying two men and a woman following two theft incidents in North Walsham.


Police in Norfolk and Suffolk will be targeting drivers and passengers who do not belt-up during a week-long enforcement campaign.

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