North Norfolk Crime

Norwich Magistrates Court

A 20-year-old man from Norwich has been charged with attempted theft after he was found on a church roof in Coltishall on Wednesday.

A man hid inside a pitch-black church to wait for police after hearing possible lead thieves walking on the roof.

North Walsham

A man found by police on a church roof in Coltishall has been arrested on suspicion of theft offences.

St Margaret's Church

A man found by police on a church roof in Coltishall has been arrested on suspicion of theft offences.

North Walsham

Police have released CCTV images after a purse and quantity of cash were stolen from a north Norfolk hotel.

Unwanted telephone calls, unsolicited gifts and damage to property are just some of the signs of stalking that police are trying to make people aware of during National Stalking Awareness Week.

Norfolk police

A man who was wanted in connection with an alleged domestic-related assault has been arrested.

Norfolk Police

Householders in north Norfolk are urged to be vigilant after police received a number of reports of cold callers across the district in the last few days.

Norfolk police

A boy was kicked in the face several times when he was attacked by a group of teenagers on bikes in North Walsham.

North Walsham police

Firefighters were called out in north Norfolk to put out a grass fire which is believed to have been started deliberately.

Norfolk police

A woman is wanted in connection with a fraud where £12,500 was stolen from a bank account.

A man captured on CCTV is wanted in connection with the theft of perfumes from a branch of Boots.

Police are appealing for help to identify a woman following an incident in Hoveton earlier this month.


Residents across Norfolk have been warned to be aware of ‘copycat’ websites when looking to make an application for a blue badge online.

They may look like dramatic scenes of police in action.


A dog owner has described how her pet had to run for its life after being grabbed by the throat by a Staffie on Bacton beach.

Norfolk police

Norfolk’s Specials are preparing to take part in an intensive training event near Dereham this weekend as figures reveal the volunteer officers clocked up more than 75,800 hours on duty over the last 12 months.

Nine cannabis plants have been discovered in a quiet and rural north Norfolk village.

Norfolk police

The number of calls to police about drones has rocketed with concerns from members of the public that the aircrafts are being used to help criminals commit burglaries.

Officers from Norfolk working alongside the Metropolitan Police made “significant arrests” in warrants across the capital last week under the ongoing campaign against Class A drugs.

Norfolk Police

Armed police were called to Norwich train station following reports of a man armed with a knife.


A Greater Anglia train driver has described the moment he witnessed children climb out of a carriage moving at 80mph, risking their lives as part of a dangerous craze sweeping the region.

An ornate post box has been stolen from an address in Cromer.

A man has pleaded guilty to a strong of charges following a police pursuit in north Norfolk.

Norwich Crown Court

Speeding motorists will be targeted in rural north Norfolk with mobile vans set to be re-located to the area.

Lorne Green

The RSPCA received more calls from concerned people about animal cruelty and neglect across Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire in 2016 compared with the previous year.

United Kingdom

Britain is thought of as a nation of animal lovers but RSPCA figures reveal an increase in allegations of cruelty and neglect from Norfolk and Suffolk in 2016. SOPHIE WYLLIE reports on the issue.

United Kingdom

People will have a chance to question Norfolk’s chief constable when the police accountability forum is held in Cromer tonight.

Lorne Green

A charity is appealing for information after donations were stolen from their doorstep.

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A giant bone has been uncovered on the beach where one of the most complete skeletons of a mammoth ever discovered in Europe was found.

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Two north Norfolk women will be taking on the challenge of a lifetime next weekend, when they set off to Lincolnshire to negotiate the world’s biggest and toughest obstacle course in aid of a national blood cancer charity.

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A drive is under way to improve road safety at a notorious road junction in Cromer following the latest accident.

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Posters promoting Liberal Democrat and Conservative candidates have been stolen as the Norfolk County Council election campaigns heat up.

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