Do you know this man? Police relase CCTV footage following  voyeurism incident. Picture Norfolk Police

Police have released CCTV footage of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a voyeurism offence which happened on the day of Run Norwich.

Norfolk police assistant chief constable Sarah Hamlin.

Norfolk and Suffolk assistant chief constable has announced her departure from the force after 30 years in a series of tweets which criticised the force.

Police arrested the man in Great Yarmouth. Photo: Library

Police can confirm a man wanted in Norwich for breaching the terms of his prison licence has been arrested.

Police have appealed for information. Picture: Ian Burt

Detectives in Great Yarmouth are appealing for witnesses following a burglary in Caister.

The petrol station at Harford Bridge broken into in the early hours of this morning

A petrol station on the outskirts of Norwich has reopened following a raid in the early hours of this morning.

Police are appealing for help to trace 56-year-old Lowestoft man Raymond Kemp who went missing earlier this week.

A 56-year-old Lowestoft man who went missing last week, has been found “safe and well.”

Two drivers were charged when police caught two cars racing in Great Yarmouth. Photo: Great Yarmouth Police

Two drivers were charged when police caught two cars racing in Great Yarmouth.

Police officers, including armed units and the dog section, carried out a search with assistance from the NPAS police helicopter.

A 25-year-old man has been arrested in Bowthorpe in Norwich after a member of the public reported seeing a man walking in the street holding a knife.

PJ’s Convenience Stores on Linacre Avenue in Sprowston. Picture: Google Street View

Staff at a convenience store in Norwich have been left shaken after a man threatened them with a firearm and made off with a large amount of cash.

The rubbish has remained at the site this week while Breckland Council, which has responsibility for tackling fly-tipping, and Dereham Town Council, which owns the allotments, consider whether to pursue a prosecution.

Legal action may be taken against a fly-tipper who dumped rubbish at allotments in Dereham.

Lowestoft police were called out.  PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Police are seeking witnesses after a man was assaulted in south Lowestoft last night (Friday).

The young woman was slashed across the face in a seemingly random attack in Great Yarmouth.

A pregnant young woman says she is too scared to leave her home after she was slashed across the face with a sharp object in a seemingly random attack.

Janis Lazdans. Pic: Submitted by Norfolk Police.

A man has been jailed after admitting a burglary spree across the city within the space of just a few weeks.

Fuad Ramadan Mahmoud has been jailed for three and a half years. Picture Norfolk Police

A man described as “every woman’s nightmare” is today starting a jail sentence after he admitting attempting to rape a woman on a night out in Norwich.

Police have appealed for witnesses following an attempted robbery in Watton

A woman fought off a would-be mugger after he tried to steal her handbag on a pavement in Watton.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service.

Emergency services were called to a crash in Bowthorpe.

Wells lifeboat and inshore lifeboat.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Coastguard and lifeboat teams have been involved in a rescue at Wells.

Emergency services have been called to a crash on the A47.

A woman has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a crash on the A47.

Generic picture of a Norfolk police officer. Picture: James Bass.

A Norfolk police officer who was alleged to have forged the signature of his partner on a personal cheque and loan agreement has been dismissed

Puppy found collapsed and bleeding on common land near Bowthorpe. PIC Submitted by RSPCA.

The hunt is on to find the person who dumped a dying dog on a footpath .

Essex Police investigate a collision on East Mersea Road between a bus and a low-loader lorry which was carrying a steam engine. 

The driver of the bus had to be released by the fire service and has been airlifted to the Royal London Hospital with life threatening injuries.

A lorry driver from Great Yarmouth will stand trial after denying six charges of causing serious injury by dangerous driving after a

 Heartbroken Maher Ben Elwaer outside his shop Norwich Halal Butcher in Magdalen Street as he comes to terms with the devastation after a car crashed into it. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

A city butcher has said his future had been “smashed to pieces” after a car ploughed into the front of his new business.

An RAF police poster at the RAF Marham airbase following an attempted abduction of an RAF officer in July. Photo: Submitted

Police investigating the attempted abduction of an officer near RAF Marham on July 20 are searching for joggers who were running in the area that day.

Norfolk Constabulary police vehicle. Picture: James Bass.

Police are asking for witnesses to come forward following a hit-and-run on the A47 near Postwick on Friday afternoon.

A driver was caught doing 117mph on the A11 at Wymondham. Picture Twitter/SgtChrisHarris.

A motorist who was caught speeding at 117mph on the A11 told police officers he was driving over the limit as he was late to collect his wife.

Tony Burlingham who runs the MJB Hotels. Photo: EDP library

Fresh calls were made today for action to be taken against a string of controversial Norwich hotels which have had some of the worst reviews in Norfolk from its guests.

Have you seen this man? Carly Nelson is wanted by police.

Police are appealing for help from members of the public to help trace a man who is wanted and is believed to be in the Norwich area.

Police released this CCTV footage of a burglary in Brampton

A man whose TV was stolen from a house in Brampton near Halesworth has offered a reward for information about the theft.

Do you recognise these women? CCTV images released following Norwich theft. Picture Norfolk Police

Police have issued CCTV images of two women they would like to speak to in connection with a theft in Norwich in July.

A pet cat has been shot in Beccles.

Police are appealing for information after a pet cat was shot in Beccles.

A man has been charged after an automatic sub machine gun and ammunition was seized in Great Yarmouth on Friday.


Community payback scheme working on restoring the old BMX track in Ditchingham. Photo: Nick Butcher

Courts are avoiding punishing criminals with unpaid work because it is not being supervised properly, according to a senior Norwich judge.

Norwich Crown Court
picture by Adrian Judd
for EDP

A former instructor for the Army Cadet Force was jailed for two and half years for sexually assaulting a teenage cadet on a training camp, in Thetford.

Fuad Ramadan Mahmoud has been jailed for three and a half years. Picture Norfolk Police

A 23-year-old man been sentenced to three and a half years in jail after admitting the attempted rape of a woman in Norwich.

Joseph Adams, 34, sped away in his Peugeot 206 after refusing to stop for police around midnight on the A12, near the Harfreys industrial estate, in Gorleston

An uninsured driver clocked going speeds of over 100mph rammed a police car and evaded a stinger device in the road, before he was finally arrested when he crashed his car, near Filby, a court heard.

Gizmo the cat, who died after being reportedly shot

A family say they have been left “absolutely devastated” after their cat had to be put to sleep after being shot.

Terry McSpadden

The family of a father who went missing almost 10 years ago is hoping an inquest into his death will answer their questions before the end of the year.

Norwich Crown Court
picture by Adrian Judd
for EDP

A judge warned that anyone using a glass as a weapon would be jailed after he imposed a 14-month sentence on a man who sliced a man’s ear in an attack in a King’s Lynn nightclub, a court heard.

Ipswich Crown Court.

A Suffolk engineer who “buried his head in the sand” and failed to pay more than £100,000 in tax over a period of eight years has been given a suspended 20-month prison sentence.

Peter and Sylvia Stuart

A man accused of killing a Suffolk couple faces a trial next year after not guilty pleas were entered in his absence after he refused to leave his prison cell.

A former instructor for the Army Cadet Force was warned he faces jail after he was convicted of sexually assaulting a teenage cadet, who was on a training camp, in Thetford.

Cyclist Neil Barwick at Norwich Magistrates Court.

A teacher has been fined after cycling the wrong way down a slip road in Norwich into an oncoming car.

Tobias Grayston has been sentenced tp 16 years for raping woman in her own home. Picture Norfolk Police

A Norwich man who raped a woman in her own home has been sentenced to 13 years in prison at Norwich Crown Court.

Norfolk Coroner's Court is situated in the ground floor. Picture: Denise Bradley

A woman who suffered from chronic pain throughout her life died following an accidental paracetamol overdose, a coroner has heard.

A man has pleaded guilty to assaulting two staff members – putting one in a headlock – and causing criminal damage at a car rental business in Norwich.

Ipswich Crown Court.

A former soldier who had more than 1,000 child porn and extreme pornographic images on his computer equipment has been ordered to attend a sex offenders’ treatment programme.

Kyle Overy (Brandon)

A couple whose unborn child died in a crash near Mildenhall have called the sentence the man responsible received “disgusting”.

The RAF Red Arrows

A pilot who took off from a north Norfolk airfield and flew through a Red Arrows display, causing major disruption, has had his licence suspended and been fined.

A judge said that people had a right to use public transport in safety after he jailed a pensioner he called an “old drunk” who groped a young schoolgirl and a woman while travelling on a bus.

Screen grabbed image taken from CCTV issued by Sussex Police of an elderly motorist driving in the wrong direction on the M23 in Sussex. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

Police have released video footage of an elderly motorist from King’s Lynn who drove for six miles in the wrong direction on a motorway after he became confused after returning on a flight to the UK.

PA Library photo dated 12/7/01 The Scales of Justice on top of the Old Bailey, London.

A mother who had been drinking before she left her child at home alone to drive to buy a cigarette lighter has avoided a jail sentence.

Norwich Crown Court
picture by Adrian Judd
for EDP

A 48-year-old carer has been found guilty of the ill-treatment of two vulnerable adults in her care.

A man has appeared in court having been charged with the manslaughter of his six-month-old daughter.

Norwich Crown Court
picture by Adrian Judd
for EDP

A man banned from possessing firearms, who was found to have air rifles at his home, was given a eight month suspended jail term, despite him telling the judge he wanted to go straight to prison.

Norwich Crown Court
picture by Adrian Judd
for EDP

A care home worker denied she took out her frustration at having to care for two vulnerable adults by ill-treating them and said she had been “stitched-up” over the false allegations.

Bury Magistrates Court.

An expectant mother lost her baby after a crash in which a former banger car driver lost concentration at the wheel and collided with her vehicle, a court has heard.

A burglar was caught red handed in Martham.

Martham: A burglar caught red-handed by the homeowner still managed to escape through a window after he was locked in a utility room, while the owner phoned police, a court heard.

Norwich Crown Court
picture by Adrian Judd
for EDP

A care home worker has denied she ill-treated two vulnerable adults she was meant to care for, a court heard.

Robert Brown had been found guilty by a jury At Warwick Crown Court of 14 charges of indecently assaulting boys. Photo: Paul Beard

A “bully and a pervert” who sexually abused and assaulted youngsters while he was the boss of a Warwickshire children’s home in the 1970s has been jailed for a total of nine years.

Norwich Crown Court

A man who stole a valuable shotgun when be burgled a home in Wiveton, Holt, has been told by a judge that he might get his 18 month jail term reduced if he takes steps to return the weapon.

Norwich Crown Court

A street level drug dealer, who took heroin and cocaine from London to sell on the streets of Norwich, has been given 20 months custody.

Norwich Magistrates' Court.

A man terrified his girlfriend by driving at high speeds before trying to force her out of the car and biting her, a court has heard.

Annabelle Dickson

Peter Walsh

Crime Correspondent


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.

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