North Norfolk Crime

Friday, May 29, 2020

Police in Norfolk have so far handed out almost 370 fines to those breaking lockdown restrictions.

Three motorbikes and a van were stolen in an overnight crime spree in a Norfolk town.

A ‘lockdown party’ held in Norfolk village has sparked irritation from neighbours - and a visit from the police.

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People have been praised by Norfolk’s police chief for adhering to social distancing rules when they headed out over the bank holiday weekend.

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Barriers put across the entrance to a car park which has been closed during the coronavirus lockdown have been thrown down the side of a cliff.

A police chief has voiced “real concern” about flocks of people descending on the coast this bank holiday weekend in light of the recent easing of coronavirus lockdown measures.

A woman whose 20-year-old son was stabbed to death at a 21st birthday party has been spared jail after she admitted drugs offences.

Two men charged with raping a woman are set to go on trial later this year at Norwich Crown Court.

Watchdogs have revealed the ways con artists have been trying to scam people in Norfolk during the coronavirus pandemic.

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A teenager suffered a broken finger after he was hit with an iron bar in an altercation at a roadside lay-by.

Police in Norfolk have so far handed out more than 300 fines to those flouting lockdown restrictions.

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The case of a woman whose 20-year-old son was stabbed to death at a 21st birthday party who was to be sentenced for her involvement in drug dealing has been adjourned after she failed to attend court.

A woman whose 20-year-old son was stabbed to death at a 21st birthday party is due to be sentenced after she admitted her involvement in drug dealing.

Lockdown has eased by what have been described as “baby steps” this week. So what can and can’t you now do? New guidance has been issued to officers by the Police Chiefs’ Council and the College of Policing.

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Three people who attempted to steal from a Norfolk jewellers will be sentenced later this year.

The easing of lockdown restrictions is not a green light to go back to normality, Norfolk’s chief constable has warned.

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An elderly couple were conned out of £12,000 in a courier fraud in north Norfolk.


Enforcing new looser lockdown guidelines could prove “impossible” when some people have shown they “don’t have much common sense”, Norfolk Police Federation has warned.

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A Norfolk police chief has urged people to continue with their “sterling efforts” to stop the spread of coronavirus despite the expected announcement of an easing of lockdown measures this weekend.

A catalytic converter was stolen from a Range Rover parked in Potter Heigham.#

Almost 5,000 people in Norfolk have contacted the police amid fears about breaches of lockdown rules.

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A man and a woman are in custody after class A drugs were found in a raid on a property in north Norfolk.

A Norfolk garden centre owner who stole almost half a million pounds from his elderly mother has had his hearing to claw back cash from his ill-gotten gains adjourned.

Norfolk Police Federation has hit out at the “awful and abhorrent” practice of offenders coughing and spitting at police officers during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Norfolk saw more knife crimes than days of the year in 2019 in a record high, new figures have revealed.

A man has been bailed after cannabis plants were found at a house in a Norfolk seaside village.

People in Norfolk have been described as “a credit to their communities” by the county’s chief constable - for resisting the temptation to flout lockdown restrictions in sunny weather.

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Essential workers including prison staff, those in food and drink production and delivery drivers are now able to access coronavirus tests, the health secretary has confirmed.

Police are on the hunt for a 35-year-old man who is wanted on recall to prison.

A large number of police officers are in a seaside village after cannabis plants were discovered at a house.

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