Lowestoft Crime

Yesterday, 09:09

Suffolk’s police and crime commissioner has hailed the drink-driving limit for saving thousands of lives in the last 50 years.

Vulnerable women fleeing domestic abuse are being turned away from shelters in Norfolk and Suffolk because of a surge in demand.

An acid attack victim has branded the proposed punishments for those found in possession of a corrosive substance as “pathetic”.

Detectives investigating an aggravated burglary have released CCTV images of a man they are keen to speak to.

Suffolk Police

A Broads forum administrator has been targeted by a sinister internet troll making chilling death threats and demanding £50,000.

Norfolk police

Police are appealing for help to identify a mobility scooter user who caused actual bodily harm to an elderly woman in Lowestoft.

Many drivers in Britain would like the drink-drive limit lowered, according to new research.

Almost 30 vehicle-owners on 10 different roads awoke over the weekend to discover their tyres had been slashed by vandals in Lowestoft.

Suffolk police

Police are urgently trying to trace a missing 62-year-old man from Kessingland near Lowestoft and are appealing for the public’s help in doing so.

James Paget Hospital

A Lowestoft man has been jailed for five years and eight months after pleading guilty to Class A drugs offences.

Ipswich Crown Court

Suffolk Constabulary’s ability to tackle crime and protect residents is now in “serious jeopardy” after years of unfair government funding, Tim Passmore warned.

A man who was involved in an attack which resulted in a Lowestoft man being taken to hospital with serious head injuries has been convicted by a jury.

Ipswich Crown Court

A woman was kicked and punched while she lay on the floor after she was set upon by a trio of women in Bungay.

Police are reminding people to be aware of telephone scams following reports this week that a number of residents have been contacted by a caller claiming to be from the tax office, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).

Police are appealing for witnesses following the burglary of a number of power tools from a property in Lowestoft.

Police are appealing for information following an incident of indecent exposure in Worlingham, near Beccles.

Suffolk Police

Police are hunting for an elderly man who is alleged to have groped the bottom of a teenage boy in Lowestoft.

Suffolk Police

Proactive policing by a special task force has yielded three arrests.

Armed officers will be deployed across Norfolk over the coming days as the UK terror threat is raised to its highest level.

Norfolk Police

With almost 2,500 reported scams in the past three years in Norfolk, experts have now shared their top tips on how to avoid them.

Police are appealing for assistance from members of the public to trace a wanted man.

Norfolk Police

Four people appeared in court following an attempted murder and aggravated burglary in Lowestoft.


Proposals to bring Suffolk’s police and fire services together under a single administration have been dropped after a £75,000 report said it was not clear there would be any benefits.

Tim Passmore

Police are investigating a shooting incident on the Broads in which a private boat had its window shattered by a bullet.

John Packman

Police have appealed for information to traffic collision in which a woman was knocked off her bicycle in Lowestoft.

Police are urging local people to be vigilant following reports of telephone scams.

A mother-of-two has been jailed for 21 months for an ‘extremely violent’ assault in a Lowestoft pub which left the victim blind in one eye.

Ipswich Crown Court

Police are equipping frontline officers with 21st Century technology to enable them to work more efficiently.

A former detective has had his sentence increased to 11 months by the Court of Appeal.

A woman was assaulted with a knife as she tended to grave in a cemetery in Halesworth over the weekend.

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