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Norfolk's police chief has warned children will not be safe online unless tech giants take action against grooming and sexual abuse.

Three people have been arrested at an illegal rave in Norfolk this weekend.

Norfolk is a hotspot for computer fixing fraud, it emerged today.

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Police are investigating a stabbing in Thetford.


Police are appealing for witnesses after a Suzuki pit bike was stolen from a locked shed in Beck Row.

The sister of a father-of-two who died in a lorry crash has criticised his killer's 18-month sentence.

British Transport Police (BTP) are on the hunt for a thief after a bag and its contents believed to be worth more than £1,000 was taken.

Special powers to combat the use of legal highs at one of the country's biggest music festivals have moved a step closer.

An uninsured driver caused a "terrifying" collision by abandoning his car on its side in the middle of a country road.

A drink driver who "threw punches" at a man whose car he had crashed into has been banned from the roads for 22 months.

Race hate crimes recorded against children rose by more than 300pc over a three-year period in Norfolk, new figures have shown.

A newspaper was used to cover up a mobile phone before it was stolen in a distraction theft.

Police are searching for the driver of a pick-up truck after a chainsaw fell from their vehicle and hit a Toyota Yaris, setting the car alight.

A Tiffany ring has been stolen after a burglary in west Norfolk.

A man who was caught speeding at 105mph on the A11 has been banned from driving.

Two people have been arrested after a number of vans were broken into overnight.

A motorist caught without insurance less than two years after qualifying could go back to being a learner, police have warned.

Officers are being urged to attend domestic abuse victims within one hour as almost two-thirds in the last year refused to back a prosecution.

Police will begin a "limited roll out" of Whatsapp to its officers in a bid to engage with local communities.

A taxi owner claims attacks on his vehicle are driving him out of business.


Criminals put on curfew by the courts could be tracked by GPS 24 hours a day as of next week.

A four-year corruption probe carried out by Norfolk police has seen two rogue Essex officers jailed for sabotaging child abuse investigations at a "crisis-hit" unit.

A leading figure at Norfolk's fire service has urged the public to be vigilant of people starting fires as police continue to hunt for an arsonist who set fire to a number of cars.

Social media companies have the techology and funds to "pretty much eradicate" indecent imagery online, Norfolk's chief constable has said, but a boycott of the platforms may be necessary before it happens.

Family lives are being obliterated in the name of "Facebook likes", said Norfolk chief constable Simon Bailey, in a blistering attack on so-called paedophile hunters.

A man was knocked unconscious in a market town centre after being punched.

Police are on the hunt for a burglar who ransacked a Thetford home stealing jewellery and cash.

A man has been charged with possession of a knife and affray after an incident in Thetford.

People caught fishing illegally in Norfolk, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire have been ordered to pay more than £4,700 in fines and costs.

A workman has left a customer with no garden after digging it up and disappearing with her £7,000.

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