Thetford and Brandon Crime

Police are on the hunt for a thief after a firearm was stolen in a burglary.

A robber who smashed through a barrier at a Suffolk level crossing during a 100mph police chase has been jailed for 56 months.

Speeding drivers will be targeted by a two week-long police campaign.

A US airman was found slumped in the vomit-spattered front seat of a car he drove with a shredded tyre while drunk on tequila.

Two people have been arrested after officers seized 79 cannabis plants at an address in Thetford.

Seven hundred people were stopped and tested in Norfolk during a drink and drug-driving crackdown over Christmas - and more than 30pc failed.

An 80-year-old grandmother's home was left "completely trashed" after burglars stole jewellery she planned to leave to her grandchildren.

A Suffolk man facing two charges of rape will appear at crown court next month.

The family of a man who was punched in the face while walking his dog have warned other pet owners to be wary of attackers.


Changes to parking enforcement powers in Suffolk, which are expected to bring tougher crackdowns on nuisance motorists, have been laid before Parliament for the final go-ahead.

Suffolk County Council

Police have put an increase in dangerous dog offences down to owners not socialising their pets enough and an "influx of street dogs" from outside the UK.

Homeowners have been warned of a cold calling scam where those responsible attempt to access their victims' properties.

All 16 of the cyclists fined for riding on pavements in Norfolk in 2019 were caught in one town.

The trial of a 78-year-old man accused of attempted murder following a shooting last year will take place in April.

A garage block was set on fire in Thetford.


Police are failing to record an estimated 8,700 crimes a year, including incidents of stalking and coercive and controlling behaviour, a new report has found.

A 36-year-old man has been charged in connection with a series of burglaries in Thetford.


Officers will be warning a community about the dangers of drug dealing after a murder related to County Lines.


A prison teacher has been warned she faces jail after she admitted to having a relationship with an inmate.

A driver was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after taking their Audi for a drive through a pedestrianised high street.


A man has been arrested on suspicion of burglary after a series of "creeper" thefts.

A US Air Force serviceman caught drink-driving at more than three times the legal limit on Boxing Day has been banned from the road for two years.

Three teenagers have been arrested after leading police on a chase for more than 30 miles across the county.

A speeding motorist has been arrested for drug-driving on the A11 while his two-year-old child and partner were in the car.

Thousands of car criminals in Norfolk have gone unpunished as less than 2pc of cases are taken to court.

Laptops, phones and cash have been stolen in a string of "creeper" burglaries over the Christmas period in a town.


A Norfolk police sergeant is urging people to make sure they stay safe on the county's roads this New Year's Eve.

A driver was arrested on suspicion of drink driving following a crash.

Over 35,000 motorists were caught speeding on Norfolk's roads last year - nearly 100 a day - raking in an estimated £1 million.

More than 30 people are spending Christmas morning in police holding cells, the constabulary has confirmed.

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