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There has been no repeat of last August’s ‘lockdown’ weekend in Cromer when a group of Travellers wreaked havoc on the close-knit seaside community.

During one weekend last August, Cromer was put on ‘lockdown’ as a group of Travellers wreaked havoc on the close-knit seaside community.

Simon Bailey

A man was arrested for being nearly three times the drink-drive limit in the early hours today.


A man was arrested and charged with being drunk and disorderly at this year’s Cromer Carnival.

Norwich Magistrates Court

Police officers patrolling this year’s Cromer carnival have have been carrying images of those responsible for an outbreak of violence and disorder at last year’s event in a bit to avoid a repeat of the problems.

Simon Bailey

Police have arrested two men following a burglary in Hevingham, near Aylsham, yesterday.


Norfolk’s police and crime commissioner is continuing his tour of the county to seek views from members of the public about who should govern the fire service.

Lorne Green

A children’s charity has criticised the Government after it appeared to go back on plans to change the law which would protect teenagers from adults working in positions of trust.

House of Commons

A revolving metal cube installed in a courtyard in Holt for the town’s annual arts festival has been destroyed, apparently by accident.


A man has appeared in court charged with a robbery at Mundesley post office earlier this year.

Norwich Crown Court

The owner of a ‘distinctively coloured’ stolen boat has appealed for any information that could lead to its return.

A week-long crackdown on speeding drivers in Norfolk starts today as part of a Europe-wide campaign.

Lorne Green

Police are appealing for help from the public to trace a man who is wanted in the Broadland area.

Wroxham and the Broads

During one weekend last August, Cromer was put on ‘lockdown’ as a group of travellers wreaked havoc on the close-knit seaside community. But is the town ready for their possible return? JESSICA FRANK-KEYES reports...

Simon Bailey

Three bikes, a mobility scooter, clothing and cash were stolen in a Cromer burglary.

A police officer suffered a suspected fractured wrist when a man refused to let go of a friend officers were trying to arrest in a Cromer pub, a court has heard.

UN Court

A unique hand-made village sign has been stolen from the heart of a tiny community in north-east Norfolk.

A criminology student serving for life after a ‘revenge’ killing in Nofolk has failed to convince top judges to set him free.

Fears have been raised that three stolen taxi roof signs could be used to dupe people into using bogus vehicles.

North Norfolk District Council

It stood watching over the grave of a beloved father for 23 years.

Holt Town Council

A van driver 14 times the legal limit for ketamine and a man on cocaine with three children under five in the car.

A 19-year-old who admitted drug driving twice in little over a month has been banned from the roads for 18 months.

Norwich Magistrates Court

A North Walsham resident has called vandals that destroyed a park bench “pathetic” and “inadequate”.

North Walsham

Police have warned day-trippers not to leave valuables on show in their vehicles after a theft in the village of Wiveton, near Cley next the Sea on the north Norfolk coast.

Norfolk Police

North Norfolk Police have said they have been made aware reports of people having had silver paint applied to their property as a precursor to crime being committed.


Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to after the theft of alcohol from Waitrose in North Walsham.

North Walsham

Visitors will enjoy horsing around on Norfolk Day at one of the country’s biggest animal sanctuaries.


Criminals are becoming “more confident” they will not be caught, Norfolk’s police union has warned.

The family of a popular cyclist who was killed in a crash at Swannington have today issued an emotional appeal for anyone with information about the crash to come forward.

Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to talk to after a robbery at a post office in Mundesley.

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