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Car thefts in Suffolk increased by 14% last year, according to latest police figures.

Quick-thinking members of the public rushed to assist an off duty policeman and retired police dog after a shop owner requested help.

Norfolk Police

It may be one of the country’s greatest beauty spots - but some plants spotted by an eagle-eyed police community support officer (PCSO) on a popular beach were not quite as natural as they first seemed.

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing Lowestoft woman.

Suffolk Police

One third of all speeding offences since January last year in Waveney were committed on one stretch of road, statistics show.

Suffolk Police

Two men have been arrested in Lowestoft in connection with unconnected Class A drug offences.

Lowestoft police

A former law lecturer who fled the country before being convicted of possessing indecent images of children has reappeared in court charged with raping a girl under 13.

Suffolk police

A former lecturer has been returned to the UK from Romania and charged with raping an underage girl - three years after fleeing a sexual offences trial.

Police are appealing for help to trace a stolen bicycle in Gorleston.

Police are seeking witnesses after three men tried to coax a woman into their van.

A man has ben charged in connection with two burglaries during which cash and jewellery were stolen.

A Police Community Support Officer, who had led the local unit of Emergency Service Cadets for nearly six years, has been thanked for his leadership at a special ceremony.

Tim Passmore

Police investigating the serious sexual assault of a teenage boy in Bungay have conducted checks in the area one week on from the shocking attack.

A cat’s tail had to be removed after it was separated from her spine when she was swung “like a helicopter” in a sustained and brutal attack.

A 15-year-old boy who was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault after a woman was attacked by an intruder in her own home has been rebailed.

Suffolk police

The victim of a knife attack has spoken of the ordeal that left him with several stab wounds after a night out.

A paedophile law lecturer who went on the run as he battled to evade justice has been arrested in Romania.

Suffolk Police

A 50-year-old Lowestoft man has ben charged with a trio of burglary offences in the town.

Ipswich Crown Court

A children’s charity has criticised the Government after it appeared to go back on plans to change the law which would protect teenagers from adults working in positions of trust.

House of Commons

A teenager has been charged after an attack which saw a man slashed across the neck with a knife.

Norwich Crown Court

A pledge has been made to invest more in body cameras amid a rise in the number of attacks on officers.

Police have released a description of the man responsible for the sexual assault of a teenage boy in a secluded country lane.

Increased roadside checks are being carried out as police look to curb the number of speeding drivers on the roads.

The mayor of Bungay has called for an increased police presence after a teenage boy was sexually assaulted along a popular dog-walking route.


Attacks on wildlife in Suffolk “will not be tolerated”, police have warned.

An appeal has been launched for information about a man who has gone missing from his home in the Waveney area.

Suffolk police

A wooden bench has been stolen from a Lowestoft museum after it was ripped out its securing chains and concrete mounts.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of downloading indecent images of children.

Suffolk Police

A dental practice, a model boat club, and a tennis and bowls club were all broken into last night.

Suffolk Police

A man has been arrested on suspicion of burglary following the theft of a popular seafront attraction.

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