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Yesterday, 15:50
Anthony Bate

A Suffolk police officer has been sacked for gross misconduct after being convicted of intending to pervert the course of justice.

A van has come off the road on the A12 at Blythburgh in Suffolk closing the road in both directions.

Suffolk police

Motorists are having to swerve around a raised manhole cover on the A144 between Bungay and Halesworth, according to police.

Suffolk police

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of class A drugs offences in Lowestoft.

A 24-year-old man has appeared in court after a teenager was allegedly attacked with a meat cleaver in Lowestoft.

Norwich

“Enough is enough” in policing cutbacks. That’s the message today from the union representing rank-and-file officers in Suffolk.

A man is to appear at crown court charged with possessing an imitation firearm in Lowestoft.

Ipswich Crown Court

Police have issued an appeal for witnesses following a single vehicle crash near Lowestoft, which led to a man suffering serious injuries.

Suffolk Police

A 58-year-old man is due to appear at court this morning (Friday) charged with the attempted abduction of a child in Lowestoft.

Norwich

A man who police say jumped into the river in Beccles in an attempt to escape officers has been given a 12-week prison sentence for driving offences.

Police are appealing for information after a nine-year-old girl was approached by a man in Lowestoft.

A roads policing officer has warned motorists not to take the risk of mixing drink and drugs with driving.

Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre

Residents have been urged to keep their doors and windows locked when they are out over summer to prevent becoming an easy target for thieves.

Suffolk police

The head of piracy at Sky has sent out a warning to pub owners after the landlord at Lowestoft’s Plough and Sail was fined for illegally screening football.

United Kingdom

Police have arrested a driver who was almost five times over the limit.

Lowestoft

Police in Suffolk will be targeting motorists who drive under the influence of drink or drugs as part of a month-long campaign.

Tim Passmore

A man armed with a knife and a hammer was arrested in a residential road after confronting a group of people.

Suffolk police

Communities have been urged to stand up to anyone they see promoting hate by a former organiser for the English Defence League (EDL) who renounced extremism to campaign for greater tolerance.

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.

A 49-year-old man has appeared in court charged with three home burglaries in Lowestoft.

Ten times the number of online child sex offences were reported in Norfolk than Suffolk last year, as the leading children’s charity calls for police forces to do more to investigate internet crimes.

Norfolk Police

A man who armed himself with a knife on a busy road in Lowestoft has been arrested by police.

Carlton Colville

People stopped by police will now be caught on film as front-line officers start wearing body cameras while on patrol.

A disability charity has revealed how it was almost forced to close after its former treasurer embezzled more than £200,000 from its reserves.

Carlton Colville

A treasurer who embezzled more than £212,000 from a Suffolk charity which gives advice and information to disabled people has been warned he is facing a lengthy jail term.

Rupert Overbury

Police are appealing for information after around £1,000 worth of kerosene fuel was stolen from a tank in Lound.

Suffolk Police

Armed police with sub-machine guns are continuing high visibility patrols across Norfolk over the Bank Holiday weekend - despite a lowering of the UK threat level.

United Kingdom

With the UK terror threat level being lowered to ‘severe’, Suffolk’s Chief Constable Gareth Wilson has reassured residents that policing will remain highly visible for this weekend.

Gareth Wilson

Two men who were involved in a £47,000 armed robbery at a Beccles jewellers have been jailed for a total of more than 17 years.

Ipswich Crown Court

“A dreadful, appalling and evil crime” - and it is happening on our doorstep.

Tim Passmore

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