North Norfolk Crime

Wed, 08:40

Police in Norfolk will be targeting drivers who text and talk behind the wheel as part of a two week-long enforcement campaign.

A business owner hailed a local hero during last year’s Beast from the East has had more than £4,000 worth of tools stolen from his truck while he sat just metres away.

As Norfolk’s Class A drug supply remains stable despite more than 1,000 arrests, calls are being made for a radical change in policy. Luke Powell reports.

People in Norfolk have been warned by watchdogs not to fall for scam telephone calls about arrest warrants for unpaid tax.

A 32-year-old man who is believed to be in the Great Yarmouth area is wanted on recall to prison.

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to following an assault at Roys of Wroxham.

Wroxham and the Broads

A laptop computer was stolen in Aylsham.


Half a century has passed since north Norfolk schoolgirl April Fabb went missing. On the 50th anniversary of the day she disappeared, STUART ANDERSON looks back at the tragic case, and the hopes someone could still provide the answer to what happened to April.

Police officers have increased their patrols at a north Norfolk monument following an attack on an 82-year-old man.

A pattern of thefts of tractors, horse trailers, quad bikes and agricultural machinery is developing in north Norfolk and Broadland, police have warned.

Two men holding metal bars stood in the road and stopped a van driver, then demanded the driver get out of the vehicle.

A north Norfolk computer shop owner is sending out a warning to local traders, after discovering that dozens of the area’s businesses and organisations have been the victims of data breaches, potentially leaving them open to attacks by cyber criminals.

Three years since a new law aimed at domestic abusers who control their partners’ behaviour came into force, two of every three reports end with no action.

Police are investigating after a garage roller door was damaged at a home in North Walsham.

A woman said she was “horrified” after a mini-digger and the trailer it was on were stolen from her driveway in a Norfolk village.

A 19-year-old caught carrying a knife said he bought it from a website for £2, a court has heard.

Almost 200 reports of dog fighting incidents have been reported in Norfolk and Suffolk in the past four years, new figures from the RSPCA reveal.

Half a century has passed since north Norfolk schoolgirl April Fabb went missing. STUART ANDERSON looks back at the tragic case, and the hopes someone could still provide the answer to what happened to April.

Two people were arrested following an assault on a bus in north Norfolk.

A woman suffered a swelling to her head when she was assaulted outside a supermarket.


Police have renewed appeals for information after three cars were ‘keyed’ while they were parked in Overstrand High Street.

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An 82-year-old man was assaulted in a dispute with a group of young people which saw him punched and “squared up to” at a north Norfolk anti-social behaviour hotspot.

More than 200 knives have been seized during a week of action aimed at reducing knife crime.

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A swan injured with shotgun pellets while flying in north Norfolk is believed to have been shot down while in mid-flight.

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A woman who only bought her car two weeks ago was among residents whose vehicles were ‘keyed’ while they were parked in a quiet north Norfolk street.

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The bomb disposal unit has been called to a Norfolk police station after a suspicious package was handed in by a member of the public.

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Two tractors and three tractor Global Positioning Systems (GPS) have been stolen from farms in north Norfolk.

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One in five hate crimes in Norfolk are being closed without identifying a suspect, as forces have been urged to improve their response.

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Watchdogs have warned people in Norfolk in Suffolk not to fall for scam texts offering council tax refunds.

A man wanted by Norfolk police on recall to prison after breaching the terms of his licence has been arrested about 200 miles away.

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