A 17 year-old moped rider was left lying in the road badly injured after being struck by a driver using his mobile phone at the wheel, a court heard.

A man was caught by Border Force officials trying to import a banned child sex doll and get it delivered to Norfolk, a court heard.

A former treasurer of a pre-school group who stole nearly £32,000 to pay off her debts escaped an immediate jail term for the sake of her young family

A man deliberately drove his Audi at three men as they crossed a city centre street, throwing one of them into air and leaving him with life-changing injuries, a court heard.

The case of a former soldier from Cringleford accused of the murder of an 83-year old dog walker has been adjourned at Norwich Crown Court.

A trusted book keeper who “systematically” stole about £145,000 from a popular sewing and craft shop based at Taverham nursery and country shopping centre has been jailed for two years.

A man who punched a woman in Norwich leaving her needing three metal plates in in her fractured jaw has been given a seven-and-a-half-year extended sentence by a judge who said he posed a “danger” to women.

A man drowned his Staffordshire bull terrier in a river after wrapping her legs in a rucksack so she was unable to swim to safety, a court heard.

A “thoroughly dishonest” Norfolk conman tricked six horseowners he met on Facebook out of £27,000, a court heard.

A “thoroughly dishonest” Norfolk conman tricked six horseowners he met on Facebook out of £27,000, a court heard.

A thief was involved in two “professional” gangs which stripped lead worth more than £100,000 from roofs of rural Norfolk churches leaving one church in danger of closing its doors after more than 800 years.

A man has admitted carrying out a series of sex offences involving women travelling on Norwich buses using routes near the University of East Anglia and the train station.

A con woman who tricked her way into a string of elderly people’s homes in Norfolk and Suffolk to steal valuables and items of sentimental value sobbed as she was jailed for six years.

A man who installed an iron gate which fell on a grandmother and crushed her to death has been jailed for three-and-a-half years.

A 19 year-old Great Yarmouth man was found with crack cocaine and heroin which were going to be sold as street deals to pay back a drugs debt he owed, a court heard.

A dangerous driver who had taken cocaine to stay awake to help care for his sick baby, was clocked going 120mph on the A47, near Norwich, in a bid to escape police, a court heard.

A 26 year-old man has been told by a judge there will be no second chance after he was given a two year community order after he admitted a sex assault on a woman in Great Yarmouth.

Two children were coerced by a woman into touching her sexually during games that left them both “psychologically scarred”.

A woman lost a tooth and had to have three metal plates inserted in her fractured jaw after an attack in Norwich.

A former staff member at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital has been jailed 32 months for a “mean and despicable” theft of £153,000 from the hospital’s charitable fund.

A civilian member of staff at HMP Wayland has been warned he faces jail after he admitted bringing drugs into prison after he was caught during a stop-and search check.

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