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Ipswich Crown Court, where the two men will be sentenced next month

Two men set to be sentenced after filming shocking abuse of elderly people in Lowestoft and Gorleston

Two men who hoped to make money out of filming elderly people being verbally abused are to be sentenced in January.

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Peter Carroll

Trowse rapist Peter Carroll gets jail sentence reduced by three years on appeal

A rapist who choked a prostitute into unconsciousness in Trowse after leaving a wedding reception to pick her up had his sentence slashed by top judges today.

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Ivars Mezals, who was jailed today.

Gangmasters from Wisbech and King’s Lynn who preyed on vulnerable are jailed

Two Latvian gangmasters who intimidated migrants into performing “back breaking” labour for as little as £1-a-week have been jailed for a total of nearly three years.

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Billy Swaley Smith

Prolific burglar jailed after admitting 90 offences in Norfolk and Suffolk

A prolific burglar was today jailed for six years after admitting 90 break-ins in Suffolk and Norfolk.

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Man arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill in Dereham

A 35-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill in Dereham.

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Norfolk chief constable Simon Bailey. Pic: submitted.

Norfolk Chief Constable: More long-term cuts will affect policing

Norfolk’s top police officer warned today that the force could struggle to give the level of service the public expects if faced with more cuts after 2018.

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Mr Steven Robinson of Glebe Way Horstead, attending Norwich magistrates court, charged with drink driving. Part of EDP name and shame drink drivers Norfolk.

Norfolk drink drivers named and shamed

These are the faces of the first drink drivers convicted of the offence since the start of our Name and Shame campaign.

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