A man jailed for 25 years after a police raid netted Suffolk’s biggest drugs haul has been ordered by a judge to hand over £4,500 he was awarded in damages after the prison authorities failed to provide him with kosher food, to pay back his criminal profits.

A Suffolk man with an “appalling” criminal record has been made the subject of a criminal behaviour order (CBO) banning him from swearing and being drunk in public.

A Norfolk father-of-two who downloaded indecent images of children has been jailed for 26 months.

Two men who committed more than 50 burglaries at homes across seven counties including Suffolk and Norfolk have been given jail sentences totalling 13 years.

A boat owner who crashed into a moored motor cruiser on Oulton Broad, resulting in his partner and one of his children being thrown into the water, was travelling at nearly five times the speed limit, a court has heard.

The jury in the trial of a man accused of robbing his victim in the corridor of a block of flats while allegedly pointing a replica Glock handgun at him is expected to continue its discussions tomorrow (Wednesday).

A man was taken to a corridor in a block of flats and allegedly robbed of his mobile phone and bank card after having a replica Glock handgun pointed at him, a court has heard.

The trial of a Lowestoft man accused of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm following an incident in the town will take place in the New Year.

A 58-year-old man accused of attempting to abduct a nine-year-old girl from outside a supermarket in Lowestoft has been cleared after the case against him was dropped.

A Suffolk woman who carried out a vicious attack on her 91-year-old father who suffers from dementia as he sat in a chair has been jailed for two years.

A 48-year-old people smuggler who tried to help six illegal immigrants enter Britain through Suffolk has been jailed for four years.

A Suffolk mother who assaulted a man in a pub resulting in him being blinded in one eye has been warned it is “highly likely” she will be sent to prison.

A Bramford motorcyclist, who has admitted causing the death of his pillion passenger through dangerous driving by having a defective rear tyre, has been warned he could be jailed.

The trial of a man accused of possessing an imitation firearm in Lowestoft will take place in October.

A 24-year-old Lowestoft man, who attacked a teenager with a meat cleaver, will be sentenced in September after a psychiatric report has been prepared on him.

The jury in the trial of two men accused of raping a woman after a night out in Lowestoft is expected to retire to consider its verdicts tomorrow (Thursday).

Two men accused of raping and sexually assaulting a woman after a night out in Lowestoft have claimed they had consensual sex with her.

A woman who was allegedly sexually assaulted by two men after a night out told a friend she had been pushed against a wall and had hands put over her mouth, a court has heard.

Two men singled out a woman who was “falling over drunk” and sexually assaulted her in an alleyway and a deserted shopping centre, it has been alleged.

Police who raided a caravan occupied by a holiday park worker in Suffolk found more than 4,000 images of children on two laptops, a court has heard.

A dishonest carer with a gambling habit who stole war medals, cash and jewellery from elderly clients was caught after police installed a covert camera in the home of one of her victims, a court has heard.

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