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Mon, 17:28
Coronavirus in Norfolk

Norfolk Police has had a flood of responses from former police officers wanting to help in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, it has emerged.

A man was kicked and punched in the head during a fight in a town centre.
Police were called to the brawl between four men in Thetford, White Hart Street, on March 24, where a man was reported to have been kicked and punched in the head.
A man in his 40s has been arrested in connection with the incident and was taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

Victims of domestic abuse have been reassured that help is still out there despite the country being in lockdown following the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Five people have been arrested in Thetford after staff in two shops were held up at knife point.

Armed police officers in Norfolk and Suffolk have shot their guns nearly 200 times in the last five years, but have not injured or killed anyone, figures reveal.

A woman who claimed she had coronavirus has been jailed after she coughed forcefully into the face of a police officer.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Police across Norfolk now have powers to enforce staying at home and avoiding non-essential travel in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

The county’s police chief has issued a video message to the people of Suffolk urging them to ‘work together’ in the fight against coronavirus.

Up to 9,000 prisoners could be released from the country’s prisons to help limited staff deal with the coronavirus.

Coronavirus in Norfolk UK

Norfolk’s chief constable has urged the public to abide by the government’s lockdown to help stop the NHS getting overwhelmed and prevent people from dying.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Thieves have been targeting household products and food - prompting police to warn people to keep cars and sheds secure.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Innovative new technology helped prison officers uncover drugs and phones that had been smuggled into a Norfolk prison.

Scammers targeted an elderly man in Norfolk claiming they were helping people through the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Leading LGBT charity Stonewall has argued reported figures are just “the tip of the iceberg” after it was revealed 113 transphobic hate crimes were recorded across Norfolk between 2016-2020.

Ex-cabinet minister Jonathan Aitken – who became a prison chaplain after being jailed for perjury – has hit out at Britain’s “chaotic” prisons in a sermon to Suffolk’s leading judges and lawyers.

A man arrested in connection with the rape of a woman in Thetford has been bailed.

Norfolk’s departing police and crime commissioner has insisted he would “continue to serve” the county after elections for the post were postponed for a year in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Car owners in a town found their vehicles smashed after vandals targeted a street.

Three men were found on the roof of a church in an attempted lead theft.

A motorist whose car was smashed in a late-night attack had his case dropped by police after just three hours.

Police officers in Norfolk worked 500,000 hours of overtime over the last three years, figures have shown.

Norfolk Police

A former driving instructor has been banned from the roads after he admitted drink driving.

Potential dog owners are being urged not to buy animals with cropped ears after a rise in reports of the illegal practice to the RSPCA.

Three people have been arrested at Center Parcs in Elveden after the site’s perimeter fence was found to have been cut.

A man has been arrested at Stansted airport following the rape of a woman in Norfolk.

Local authorities need proper funding to tackle the “void” in youth services exploited by county lines drugs gangs, Norfolk councillors have warned.

Would-be thieves smashed the front door of a bungalow in an attempted burglary.

A trainer print in dog mess was the clue which linked a Christmas present burglar to his crimes.

A burglar who stole cash, tools and a van from a nursery providing opportunities to adults with disabilities and disadvantages has been jailed for 12 months.

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A man was kicked and punched in the head during a fight in a town centre.
Police were called to the brawl between four men in Thetford, White Hart Street, on March 24, where a man was reported to have been kicked and punched in the head.
A man in his 40s has been arrested in connection with the incident and was taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

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