Thetford and Brandon Crime

Yesterday, 16:53
Suffolk Police

A 52-year-old man from West Yorkshire has been given a suspended prison sentence for grooming offences against a teenage girl from north Suffolk.

The number of fixed-penalty notices (FPNs) issued to cyclists in Norfolk has fallen dramatically over the past two years, new figures have revealed.

Norfolk Police

A gang which committed more than 200 burglaries across the eastern region over an 11-month period, carried out almost 100 of the raids in Norfolk.


Two prison officers who defused an attack at HMP Wayland in Norfolk when a prisoner attempted to behead another inmate have been presented with bravery honours at an awards ceremony in London.


A major operation involving six government agencies and four police forces cracking down on illegal and unsafe activity on Norfolk’s roads has taken place.

Environment Agency

A woman’s “idyllic” home was turned into a “part-dream, part-nightmare” after a crime gang had committed a burglary there, a court has heard.

Stephen Holt

Householders are being warned to be on alert for cold callers claiming to be police officers across Norfolk.

Police are appealing for information after a “large” amount of cash was stolen from a house in Thetford.

Norfolk Police

An elderly woman from Thetford was conned out of a ‘large’ amount of money after a scammer rang her up pretending to be a police officer.

Norfolk Police

A man wanted by police in South Norfolk since November 7 has been arrested.


An angry punter has been banned from bookmakers in a Suffolk town after threatening to destroy a betting shop and kicking a police officer.

CCTV images have been released by police after nearly £100 was stolen from a locker in a leisure centre.

Norfolk Police

A driver was arrested after being stopped while driving at 110mph on the A11 in Norfolk.

Norfolk Police are set to lead a national campaign warning homeowners and businesses to be vigilant against thieves stealing heating oil.

Norfolk Police

Residents are being urged to keep their vehicles secure following a spate of van thefts.


A man who fell asleep in the bar of a Suffolk hotel after a night out woke up to be confronted by a burglar who claimed he had a gun, a court has heard.

Police are appealing for information following a burglary at a home where the door was forced.

Suffolk Police

A manager of a garden centre hit by fraudsters who paid for goods with counterfeit notes and tricked staff into handing over more cash has said the incident made him “feel sick”.

Thetford Garden Centre

The death of four foxes is shrouded in mystery after they were found on the side of a road laid out nose to tail.

Suffolk Police

Rubbernecking drivers using their mobile phones to take pictures of an overturned lorry have been caught by police.

Norfolk police

A man has been charged in connection with hare coursing in west Norfolk.

Downham Market

A “complete fool” who damaged a police car following a low-speed chase while banned from driving has been told to “man up and be a proper father”.

Motorists driving by the scene of a vehicle with a blown out tyre on a busy road have been urged to take care.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving after reportedly crashing into the RAF Lakenheath fence line.

Norfolk County Council is warning people to be aware of cold callers pretending to represent trading standards who are using ‘gift card scams’ involving the purchasing of fake vouchers.

County Council

A woman was arrested after allegedly assaulting two people and a police officer at a remembrance concert.

Roy Brame

Police are concerned about the wellbeing of a missing man who disappeared from RAF Lakenheath earlier this week.

Suffolk Police

Norfolk’s police commissioner is concerned that only 5pc of people report being the victim of a scam.

Lorne Green

A mother has described the terrifying moment a brick was thrown at her windscreen while she was in a car with her five-month-old baby.

Norfolk Police

Five suspects aged as young as 10 have been arrested following criminal damage to a property’s windows, a garden fence and cars in Swaffham on Sunday November 11.

Norfolk Police

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