North Norfolk Crime

Fri, 10:23

Norfolk County Council and Norfolk police have warned about multiple scams trying to catch residents out.

Police are appealing for help to trace a man wanted in connection with a theft in the north Norfolk area.

A 22-year-old who injured three children and their parents after taking a bend at 60mph on a wet road has been banned from driving.

Two young men have been arrested following two incidents in which fake £50 notes were used to buy things.

A forensic scientist from Norfolk is urging the government and retailers to ban pointed knives as part of a new law aimed at tackling knife crime.

Shopkeepers are warned to be vigilant after fake £50 notes were used to buy items at businesses across Norfolk.


More than 200 sexual offences against children under the age of eight were recorded by police in Norfolk in the past year, new figures have revealed.

A man who stole a large quantity of cash from a Norfolk restaurant where he also assaulted two people has been warned a custodial sentence was "inevitable".

"Under siege" Norfolk farmers are digging ditches and building earth mounds around their land to keep out criminals as the cost of rural crime has doubled in just a year.

A series of loud bangs has shaken up residents in towns across north Norfolk, but questions linger over the source of the noise.

A beehive with a colony of bees, 2,500 one day old pheasant chicks, 60 canaries and a pet tortoise of 27 years.

The police and crime commissioner for Norfolk has questioned whether officers need a university degree to 'clear up vomit on Prince of Wales Road'.

New figures showing that just 3pc of rape reports are being prosecuted in the county have been labelled "a disgrace" by Norfolk's police chief.

A man has been fined after he was convicted of being drunk while driving a mobility scooter in Norfolk.

Norfolk's chief constable has cautiously welcomed a fresh recruitment drive for police officers but said "we do not know where the money is coming from".

More than 2,000 children go missing each year in Norfolk, triggering a police response.

Lisa* was 13 when she was sent to an abusive residential school and alleges she was told to keep quiet about being raped.

Detectives opened an investigation today into allegations of abuse at a north Norfolk school after fresh evidence was uncovered by this newspaper.

Children cautioned or sent to court in Norfolk has almost halved in five years as youth crime was today described as a 'national emergency'.

The head of a Norfolk domestic violence charity has said the rise in location tracking technology including Snapchat and Find My iPhone could be behind an increase in reports of stalking offences.

A national children's charity has raised concerns about a spike in youngsters being left at home alone during the school holidays.

A man with links to Norwich and North Walsham is wanted by police for failing to appear at crown court and breach of bail.

A pickup truck has been stolen from a driveway in West Beckham.

Allegations of sexual abuse at a children's home were covered up according to a former pupil and staff member.

Robberies at Co-op food stores in Norfolk and Suffolk have dropped by 30pc since the retailer rolled out a series of crime prevention measures.

He is just eight weeks old and cute as a button.

Police are urging the owner of a 'beaten up' bicycle to come forward.

Ex-pupils have made fresh allegations about abuse at a north Norfolk school for problem children. Today they tell Tom Bristow about attacks by staff and their quest for justice

A pledge by the new Prime Minister to increase police numbers has been welcomed by Norfolk's Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC), who says he is optimistic the county will benefit.

A purse was stolen when a property was broken into in Pennygate, near Stalham.

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