Thetford and Brandon Crime

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A mother had to shield her daughter to stop her being hit as a group of teenagers rode their BMX bikes through a community building.

A woman on her way to the school run was arrested after providing a positive road side drugs test.


A cat left standing in its own excrement was one of 2,588 animal cruelty complaints investigated by the RSPCA in Norfolk last year.

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A youth charity which recently marked its first anniversary is appealing for help after thieves stole thousands of pounds worth of equipment.

For the past two years Thetford businessman Gez Chetal has been helping to facilitate employment opportunities for those who are about to leave prison.

Police are linking two burglaries at neighbouring houses in Red Lodge.

These are the 15 criminals Norfolk Constabulary is currently appealing for help to hunt in the county with crimes ranging from sex offences to assault.

A man and two teenagers have been charged in connection with four ram raids, including one in Norfolk.

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A woman was grabbed and had cash stolen from her pocket in Thetford.

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A convicted rapist is facing a prison sentence after being convicted of raping and assaulting another woman.

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Three arrests have been made following an attempted ram raid on a village store on the Cambridgeshire/Suffolk border today.

A pregnant learner driver had her car seized after she was pulled over by police on the A11 in Mildenhall.


To mark the start of a national campaign Norfolk police are urging victims of stalking to seek help.

Norfolk police

Brave residents had bricks thrown at their houses as they tried to stop a gang of burglars making off with a cash machine during an early morning ram raid.

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A driver arrested on suspicion of drug driving on the A11 was found to have two children in the vehicle - and one was not wearing a seatbelt because it was being used to stop a TV getting damaged in the boot.

Norfolk Police

A teenage boy has been assaulted while walking with friends in a Norfolk market town.

The commissioner for Norfolk Police has accused county councillors of “scaremongering” over plans to explore bringing Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service under his control.

Cliff Jordan

Attempted car break-ins and reports of suspicious activity have left residents in a Norfolk market town feeling concerned that they are facing a growing crime problem.

Breckland Council

Extensive damage has been caused to a shopping centre after ram raiders drove a stolen 4x4 vehicle into the building and stole an ATM.

Suffolk police

A man was robbed at knifepoint and sustained a minor neck injury when he was approached by four men in a small Norfolk village.

Inappropriate calls to the police’s 101 non-emergency number are contributing to delays in the service.

Simon Bailey

A budget deficit of £1.6m at Norfolk Police will be slashed after the Home Office awarded the force a share of £800,000 special grant funding for the search for missing airman Corrie McKeague.

Simon Bailey

Credit card details may have been stolen from runners after a security breach in a payment system used by several East Anglian races.


This week 91 PCSOs and 10 staff will leave Norfolk Police, at an estimated redundancy cost of more than £2m.

Simon Bailey

Many questions have been raised about the disappearance of Corrie McKeague following a night out in Bury St Edmunds in 2016. Here is Suffolk Constabulary’s response to 14 key questions about the investigation.

The inquiry into the disappearance of RAF gunner Corrie McKeague will be stood down and passed to a cold case team, according to reports.

Corrie McKeague

The mystery of who killed a Norfolk schoolgirl close to her home remains unsolved after a nationwide appeal to coincide with the 25th anniversary of her death drew a blank.


Three people have been released pending further investigation following a robbery at a convenience store which saw staff threatened with a metal pole.

Suffolk Police

Police are appealing for information following an attempted burglary in Thetford.

Residents in a Norfolk market town have been warned to be vigilant while police investigate suspicious activity.

Breckland Police

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