Lowestoft Crime


The East of England has seen the number of people caught drug-driving soar by more than 400 per cent in the last two years - with Suffolk topping the table with 715 offenders caught in 2017.

A 44-year-old man has been charged with a public order offence after an incident at a building society in Halesworth.

An Audi A4 was set alight in an arson attack late last night.

Suffolk Police

Police are hunting a man who exposed himself to a dog walker.

Suffolk Police

A man who was missing for more than a week has been charged in connection with an incident of arson in Halesworth.

A Lowestoft police officer has been nominated for a national bravery award.

A man in his 50s was knocked unconscious in the street during an early morning robbery in Lowestoft.

Officers are appealing for help in finding a wanted man who is on the sex offenders register.

A 22-year-old man has been sentenced to 20 weeks in prison after assaulting two police officers in Great Yarmouth.

Suffolk police are looking to speak to a man in connection with an assault and a theft at a shop in Lowestoft.

Suffolk police

An early morning arson spree saw three wheelie bins set alight just streets apart.

A 36-year-old man has been charged in connection with a Lowestoft burglary along with a string of similar offences.

Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre

An array of jewellery has been stolen during a burglary in Lowestoft.

Police are appealing for witnesses after two bicycles were stolen.

Suffolk Police

Officers are appealing for information after firefighters were forced to deal with two bush fires in the space of half an hour.

Suffolk Police

A man and a woman from Lowestoft who failed to provide veterinary care for their cat’s broken leg and their dog’s skin condition have been sentenced.

UN Court

Drink and drug drivers will be targeted by police over the course of the next month as part of a summer campaign in Norfolk and Suffolk.

Lorne Green

Suffolk’s rural communities are being encouraged to have their say as a survey seeks to “ensure the voice of the countryside is heard”.

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder after a 17-year-old boy died from multiple stab wounds in Ipswich.

Residents are being urged to stay vigilant as part of Scams Awareness Month.

Suffolk County Council

A police officer is still recovering at home after he was involved in a crash with a motorcycle.

A 35-year-old man has been charged in connection with a spate of burglaries - including 11 in Southwold in the space of six weeks.

Police are still hunting those responsible for two sexual assaults in Lowestoft.

Two teenagers from Beccles have been arrested after a policeman was left seriously injured in a collision.

Suffolk Police

A man in his 30s has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving after police and fire services were called to a crash in Blyford.

Suffolk Police

Police have found a teenage girl who went missing from Lowestoft on Friday, May 18.

Police say they are “keeping an open mind” on whether two sexual assaults in Lowestoft are linked.

Police are investigating after a teenager reported being sexually assaulted in Lowestoft.

A betting shop manager has spoken of the moment her colleague was attacked while trying to prevent a robbery.

A store manager avoided injury when he attempted to stop two robbers from snatching cash from his till.

Suffolk police

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