Thetford and Brandon Crime

Tue, 17:07

Police are appealing for help to trace the driver of a car which failed to stop at the scene of a collision in Brandon.

A number of pellet guns and pyrotechnic equipment have been discovered in a paddock in Brandon, after they were reported stolen.

Suffolk Police

A new bobby will be out on the beat in Breckland next month, after being appointed its Chief Inspector.


A number of pellet guns and pyrotechnic equipment have been discovered in a paddock in Brandon, after they were reported stolen last month.

Suffolk Police

A children’s charity has criticised the Government after it appeared to go back on plans to change the law which would protect teenagers from adults working in positions of trust.

House of Commons

A fire in a property in Thetford is being investigated as arson.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service

Two burglaries which took place in two Breckland villages are being linked by police.

East Harling

A former aircraft engineer, once dubbed ‘Britain’s worst drink-driver’, has been banned from the road for another five years after repeating the offence under the nose of a police officer.

Barton Mills

A week-long crackdown on speeding drivers in Norfolk starts today as part of a Europe-wide campaign.

Lorne Green

A driver has been arrested on suspicion of drug driving after being reported to the police by a member of the public.


The teenagers arrested in connection with an attack on a vulnerable woman in west Suffolk last week have not been placed in police protection, officers have clarified.

Suffolk police

A crackdown on rural crime to combat rising burglaries and thefts at farms has led to seven arrests in Breckland and West Norfolk.

Norwich Crown Court

A group of teenage boys accused of pelting a vulnerable woman with flour and eggs in Bury St Edmunds have been given safety and security advice from the police.

Suffolk police

The dangers of children being sold illegal cigarettes and tobacco across Norfolk are to be highlighted in a touring roadshow featuring a sniffer dog who is the bane of unscrupulous traders.

Norfolk Police

Cigarettes and scratch cards were taken during a burglary in Breckland.

Police are appealing for help after a woman was pulled to the ground and sexually assaulted when walking along a road.

Police believe a set of keys stolen in a robbery in Lynford in Norfolk were used later the same day to commit a burglary in Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk.

Six blackmail investigations have been launched in Norfolk and Suffolk after people were threatened via email that explicit videos of them would be released.

A van driver 14 times the legal limit for ketamine and a man on cocaine with three children under five in the car.

Police are reminding people to be security conscious over the summer following two burglaries in Mildenhall.

More than 100 cannabis plants have been seized from addresses in Upwell and Thetford.

Criminals are becoming “more confident” they will not be caught, Norfolk’s police union has warned.

A garden nursery fire was started deliberately and is believed to be connected to a burglary that happened just moments later.

A large amount of computer equipment and decorative swords have been stolen from a property in Weeting, near Brandon.

A police officer was spat in the face and had threats made to his family following the arrest of a man in Thetford.

Norfolk’s police and crime commissioner (PCC) is poised to decide whether to press forward with a possible takeover of the management of the county’s fire and rescue service.

Lorne Green

His shocking death had a profound effect on the community and those who, like he did, enjoy a quiet stroll in the woods with their dogs.

Alexander Palmer

Detectives are appealing for witnesses to an incident on the A1088 at Fakenham Magna, near Thetford, on Sunday morning.

Suffolk police

Two people have been taken to hospital after a car flipped over in a ‘serious collision’ close to Center Parcs in Elveden.


Six homes were targeted in a burglary blitz across West Norfolk and the Fens.

West Norfolk

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