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Yesterday, 17:00
Waveney District Council

A group of travellers, believed to be behind a number of disturbances in the past 24 hours, have left Lowestoft – just as the council prepared to take legal action to remove them.

Crime is rising on the region’s railways, new figures reveal - but police say your chances of becoming a victim still remain low.

King's Lynn

A burglar has been jailed for nearly two and a half years for breaking into a home while the occupant was in hospital.

Ipswich Crown Court

A knife amnesty to highlight the dangers of carrying bladed weapons saw 705 items handed in across Suffolk – with the largest number in Bury St Edmunds.

A court summons has been served to a 50-year-old man in relation to the hit and run incident in which 42-year-old Shane Lay was killed.

Addenbrooke's Hospital

A man has been released under police investigation following an allegation of sexual assault in Lowestoft.

Police are seeking witnesses after three vehicles were damaged in Lowestoft.

Suffolk Police

A man has been arrested after an incident at Beccles Yacht Station in which a fight broke out and boats were damaged.

Suffolk police

Police were called in the early hours of this morning following reports that a 21-year-old woman had been sexually assaulted on an area of Lowestoft beach.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering 83-year-old Peter Wrighton.

Norfolk police

Police have released CCTV images to the public as they hunt for a man who reportedly stole meat from a shop in Lowestoft.

Suffolk Police

A year’s hard work was undone in an instant for an aspiring young farmer, after his two prized rams were stolen from their pens.

Norfolk police

A pensioner has been charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol following a collision in Beccles.

Suffolk Police

A warning has been issued to motorists in Lowestoft following a spate of vehicle crime in the town.

It’s not exactly the news you want to hear when you’re looking forward to that mouth-watering pizza.

The number of children arrested by Suffolk Police has fallen by 77pc in the last six years, according to figures published today.

A leading public health charity has called for more investment in substance misuse prevention, after deaths related to drugs in the region soared.

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A year’s hard work was undone in an instant for an aspiring young farmer, after his two prized rams were stolen from their pens.

Norfolk police

Roads policing officers have said there is “no excuse” for speeding after catching a driver at 100mph on the A47.

Norwich

The discovery of a woman’s body in Norwich led police to an address in Lowestoft where three people were arrested in connection with the murder, it has emerged.

Norwich

A disqualified driver was arrested in Lowestoft after failing a roadside drug test.

A man being hunted by police for breaching the terms of his licence has been apprehended.

Norfolk Police

Police are urging witnesses to come forward following an assault in which a car was driven at two women in Lowestoft.

Witnesses are being sought after a blue Jaguar car came off the A12, near Southwold, and collided with a tree.

Suffolk Police

A watch belonging to a man who died after falling from a pick-up truck in Bradwell was stolen in a burglary just days before his death.

Police are seeking witnesses after a man was assaulted in Lowestoft.

Suffolk remains one of the safest counties, despite seeing a small rise in the number of recorded crime, according to new figures.

Tim Passmore

Scores of aspiring sleuths descended on Suffolk Police headquarters to investigate what it takes to become a detective.

Suffolk’s police federation is urging the Government to change the law to protect officers responding to 999 calls, or those involved in pursuits, from potential prosecutions.

United Kingdom

Thirty-three motorists out of the 280 breathalysed in Suffolk during the summer drink drive campaign provided a positive test.

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