A Norfolk detective has today described how a campaign to stop roof raiders from destroying our sacred church heritage is “working” but has called on the public “not to take their foot off the accelerator”.
Brian Long, Cabinet Member for Environment at West Norfolk Council, says the order was possible through the Operational Partnership Team, a collaboration between Norfolk Police and the council to tackle antisocial behaviour.
Two of the five men accused of involvement in kidnapping a man, in Thetford, have been found guilty of false imprisonment and assault, but the jury is still considering verdicts on other charges the men face.
A director and three companies have been charged by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) with safety offences over the deaths of four Suffolk men who were killed when a steel structure collapsed on them in Great Yarmouth.
Peter's job involves chasing down crime stories across Norfolk and parts of Suffolk, covering courts and preparing backgrounders for trials. Peter also monitors the performance of key organisations like police forces, police and crime commissioners, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) and prisons, including HMP Norwich.
He also looks to raise awareness of issues affecting victims in the county.