Lowestoft Crime

Yesterday, 17:03

A man has appeared in court charged with causing a danger to road users after rocks were thrown at vehicles driving on the Norfolk-Suffolk border.

A man has been charged in connection with a number of incidents which saw objects thrown at vehicles across the region.

A man has been rearrested after more than 50 vehicles and a private ambulance were damaged by objects being thrown.

A community has expressed its shock after a 17-year-old girl was followed along a "quiet" street and sexually assaulted.

The death of a man on Sunday is not being treated as suspicious, police confirm.

Police have issued a warning to shop workers to check all bank notes carefully after an attempt was made to pass a counterfeit £50 bank note.

A woman was detained for possession of a knife following a stop search by a specialised unit.

A man riding a mountain bike indecently exposed himself to a teenage girl before grabbing her backside.

A dog drew blood after biting a woman on her leg.

A man has been hit with an £826 court bill after admitting speeding on the A47.

A former lecturer accused of sexually abusing girls has taken the stand to deny all charges.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a Suzuki pit bike was stolen from a locked shed in Beck Row.

I'd like to thank all those people who attended our stand at the Suffolk Show. It was a great opportunity for us to listen to you and understand what's important to you from a policing perspective.

A mother has been left scared to drive after rocks thrown from oncoming cars damaged more than 50 vehicles - including one carrying her newborn baby.

A Suffolk motorist who panicked and left his injured step-brother at the scene of an accident has been jailed for eight months.

Police have charged a 26-year-old man with possession of a knife.

Burglars struck to steal items including a bike, laptop and bank cards from a home.

A man in his 20s has been arrested after more than 50 cars and an ambulance were damaged by objects thrown from oncoming cars.

A Suffolk man who stabbed his victim in the neck has been jailed for 30 months in his absence after he refused to attend court.

Police have slammed drive-by vandals branded as 'brainless morons' after the number of cars hit by stones and bricks on busy A roads approached 50.

Thousands of pounds worth of suspected drugs were recovered along with cash following a stop search by a specialised unit.

Several vehicles including a private ambulance have been damaged as drivers continue to be targeted with bricks and stones on major roads.

Updated Road reopens after lorry overturns

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

A busy road has reopened and traffic is flowing once more after a seven-and-a-half tonne lorry overturned.

Two cars have been seized by police after the motorists had no driving licence or insurance.

More than 40 cars have now been targeted by "irresponsible" vandals throwing items at passing cars.

An alleged victim of sexual abuse by a former university lecturer has told a court she felt unable to disclose accusations when asked about his behaviour a decade ago.

A woman has been charged with drink driving and for having no insurance after her car was stopped by police.

A mountain bike was stolen and thieves attempted to break into a shed as two homes were targeted in the same street.

A former university lecturer has been accused of using an innocent party game to sexually abuse children.

A driver who was attempting to race vehicles between Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft was caught doing 100mph in a 40mph zone.

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