Search
Monday, April 16, 2018

A Suffolk chef who was convicted by a jury of downloading indecent images of children has now admitted he was responsible for the offences, a court has heard.

Read more
Lowestoft
Friday, April 13, 2018

A Suffolk man who was arrested after he was seen looking at images of children on a computer at a Suffolk library has been given a community order.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Thursday, March 22, 2018

A man who robbed a man at a cash point has walked free from court after a judge decided not to send him straight to prison.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Tuesday, March 20, 2018

A man who is serving a 45 month jail sentence for his part in a £500,000 pirate DVD scam has been ordered to repay £5,000 after a court heard he has no other available assets.

Read more
Tuesday, March 20, 2018

A teenager who drove over a red traffic light at a busy junction where schoolchildren were waiting during a police chase has walked free from court after a judge decided not to send him straight into custody.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Thursday, January 25, 2018

A Lowestoft man who breached a suspended sentence order by driving while disqualified has been jailed for 24 months.

Read more
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

A man who was ordered to do unpaid work as part of a suspended prison sentence order for selling cannabis at Latitude music festival was back in court today after breaching the order.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Friday, December 22, 2017

A Lowestoft man who downloaded more than 400 indecent images of children has been jailed for two years and six months.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Friday, December 22, 2017

A Suffolk charity which faced an uncertain future after its treasurer defrauded it of more than £200,000 is to get back more than £100,000 of the money.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Thursday, December 21, 2017

A Suffolk pest control company which failed to store hazardous chemicals safely has been ordered to pay a fine and costs totalling more than £100,000.

Read more
Rupert Overbury
Monday, December 11, 2017

The trial of a 58-year-old Suffolk woman who allegedly claimed benefits without informing the authorities that she owned a property in Spain will take place in April.

Read more
Monday, December 11, 2017

A 71-year-old Suffolk man accused of sexually assaulting a schoolgirl more than 40 years ago threatened to continue the abuse if she told anyone about it, it has been alleged.

Read more
Tuesday, November 7, 2017

A Suffolk man accused of raping and assaulting two women he met on the Plenty of Fish dating website has been cleared of raping one of the women.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

A Suffolk man with an “appalling” criminal record has been made the subject of a criminal behaviour order (CBO) banning him from swearing and being drunk in public.

Read more
Friday, September 1, 2017

A boat owner who crashed into a moored motor cruiser on Oulton Broad, resulting in his partner and one of his children being thrown into the water, was travelling at nearly five times the speed limit, a court has heard.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The jury in the trial of a man accused of robbing his victim in the corridor of a block of flats while allegedly pointing a replica Glock handgun at him is expected to continue its discussions tomorrow (Wednesday).

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

A man was taken to a corridor in a block of flats and allegedly robbed of his mobile phone and bank card after having a replica Glock handgun pointed at him, a court has heard.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The trial of a Lowestoft man accused of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm following an incident in the town will take place in the New Year.

Read more
Lowestoft
Thursday, August 17, 2017

A 58-year-old man accused of attempting to abduct a nine-year-old girl from outside a supermarket in Lowestoft has been cleared after the case against him was dropped.

Read more
Rupert Overbury
Monday, July 24, 2017

A Suffolk mother who assaulted a man in a pub resulting in him being blinded in one eye has been warned it is “highly likely” she will be sent to prison.

Read more
Saturday, July 22, 2017

A Bramford motorcyclist, who has admitted causing the death of his pillion passenger through dangerous driving by having a defective rear tyre, has been warned he could be jailed.

Read more
Rupert Overbury
Friday, July 14, 2017

The trial of a man accused of possessing an imitation firearm in Lowestoft will take place in October.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Friday, July 14, 2017

A 24-year-old Lowestoft man, who attacked a teenager with a meat cleaver, will be sentenced in September after a psychiatric report has been prepared on him.

Read more
Lowestoft
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The jury in the trial of two men accused of raping a woman after a night out in Lowestoft is expected to retire to consider its verdicts tomorrow (Thursday).

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Friday, June 23, 2017

Two men accused of raping and sexually assaulting a woman after a night out in Lowestoft have claimed they had consensual sex with her.

Read more
Britten Centre
Friday, June 23, 2017

A woman who was allegedly sexually assaulted by two men after a night out told a friend she had been pushed against a wall and had hands put over her mouth, a court has heard.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Monday, June 19, 2017

Two men singled out a woman who was “falling over drunk” and sexually assaulted her in an alleyway and a deserted shopping centre, it has been alleged.

Read more
Ipswich Crown Court
Friday, June 2, 2017

Police who raided a caravan occupied by a holiday park worker in Suffolk found more than 4,000 images of children on two laptops, a court has heard.

Read more

Most Read

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 15°C

min temp: 11°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Lowestoft Journal
e-edition today

Subscribe

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter