North Norfolk Crime


Police have arrested a driver in his 40s after an axe was found in his car and £10,000 worth of cannabis was found in his home.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of going equipped to steal money from church donation boxes.

St Nicholas Church

More than 3,500 drivers were caught speeding in Norfolk and Suffolk last month as part of three-week a police crackdown.

A 45-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving following a single vehicle crash which saw his car flip onto its roof in north Norfolk.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A man has been arrested for driving while disqualified and without insurance.


Two drivers had a heated exchange during a road rage incident in north Norfolk yesterday afternoon.

Norfolk police

A man was spat at through a car window in a road-rage incident.


Police are “increasingly concerned for the welfare” of a missing woman from north Norfolk who was last seen on Valentine’s Day.

Norfolk police

A former child abuse detective has lifted the lid on the trauma of delving into “harrowing” online images on a daily basis after it led him to develop PTSD.


As traditional detective methods become redundant police must adopt a “new set of skills” to prepare for the future, Norfolk’s chief constable has warned.

Simon Bailey

A north Norfolk woman who was wanted by police on recall to prison after breaching the terms of her licence has been arrested.

A man has appeared in court after he attempted to headbutt a police officer.

Norwich Magistrates Court

A second man has been arrested in connection with a vandalism spree which saw eight shops sprayed with black paint in North Walsham town centre.

A man has been arrested following a vandalism spree in a Norfolk town.

Barry Hester

Residents have been warned to be on their guard against rogue traders offering garden furniture for sale and to gravel driveways.

Volunteers stepped in to clean up after a vandal went on a spree, spraying black paint on eight North Walsham shop fronts.

Norfolk Police

A 46-year-old man has been charged in connection with the theft of a charity collection from a church in north Norfolk.

St Peter's Church

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of an 81-year-old man who is missing from home.

Two police officers were kicked in the legs while arresting drunk woman near Holt.


Four of every five sex offenders in Norfolk who applied to be removed from the life-long register in recent years have been successful.

Theresa May

It was a busy weekend for the emergency services near a north Norfolk market town after three separate crashes resulted in two arrests.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service

Drug dealers are targeting schools in Norfolk and recruiting local youngsters to act as mules, a senior police officer has warned.

Simon Bailey

People will today learn just how much of their money they will be asked to hand over to pay for Norfolk’s police force over the next 12 months.

Lorne Green

A series of short videos are being released to put the issue of sexual consent in every day contexts as reported rape and sexual assaults continue to rise.


Police hope a social media drive can help stem rising sex assaults by highlighting issues of consent.


Ex-police officers and veterans are being hired on zero hours contracts to replace PCSOs guarding crime scenes.

Simon Bailey

Police are renewing an appeal for information after a tea room in Holt was broken into.


A sex attack victim who was subjected to “12 hours of pure living hell” has described how delays in the case coming to court delayed her recovery.

Detectives within Norfolk Police have been warned to be ‘uniform ready’ to potentially assist front-line policing duties in the event of a fall-out from a no deal Brexit, in particular fears of fuel shortages.

Norfolk police

More than 180 people were arrested during the Christmas drink and drug driving campaign in Norfolk, with more people testing positive for drugs than alcohol.


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