Police Officers. Picture: Ian Burt

With the clocks having gone forward today, householders across Norfolk and Suffolk are being urged not to make things easy for potential thieves.

Dana Creedon who was the victim of a sexual assault in Norwich. Photo : Steve Adams

A young woman who was sexually assaulted as she walked home from a night out in Norwich has told of her ordeal.

Chapelfield shopping centre

Police, fire and ambulance will descend on a Norwich shopping centre tomorrow night as part of a major operation – but people have been urged not to worry as it is a training exercise.

Nonita Karajevaite and Tadas Zaleskas. Photo: Norfolk Police/PA Wire


An inquiry into the deaths of a couple who had been walking barefoot on the A47 near King’s Lynn has been closed by police who remain “puzzled” by what happened.

Police at the scene of the acid attack investigation on London Road South, Pakefield last year.

A fourth person appeared in court yesterday (Thursday) in connection with an acid attack in Lowestoft last year.

Craig Warmer.

A man who exposed himself to two teenage girls has escaped a jail term.

David Tuohy arriving at Norwich Crown court.

A former headmaster of a Norfolk boarding school who was due to be sentenced after being found guilty of a string of historic sex attacks on five boys has died.

Anthony O'Rourke. PIC: Submitted.

A Norwich man has been jailed for more than two years after being convicted of sexually abusing a young girl.

This butterly-shaped bench was stolen: Submitted picture

A distinctive butterfly-shaped bench funded by the community following the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations in 2012 has been stolen.

Fire crews rescue the man in Rumburgh - photo Jane Davis

A driver is lucky to have escaped after his car careered off the road and into a pond in Rumburgh, say eyewitnesses.

Aylsham pavilion.

Vandals are putting holes in Aylsham’s revamped sports pavilion - and its funds.

A man was punched in the stomach and robbed of £50 after being attacked in Great Yarmouth.

A thief reached past a woman to steal £200 she had just requested from a cash machine in Great Yarmouth.

One person was arrested after a woman was assaulted in a town’s market place.

Beekeeper Peter Sunderland holding one of the broken superframes from his hives which were vandalised. 

A beekeeper has been left devastated after thousands of his bees were killed in a cruel attack which destroyed 17 years of hard work.

Duke the puppy who was attacked by another dog in Wells.

Playing with his ball, he looks as happy as any other puppy. But little Duke could lose his wagging tail, after he was attacked by another dog whilst out for a walk by the sea.

Abdul Sikdar attacked two strangers within a few minutes of each other in Norwich on New Years Day. Picture: Norfolk Constabulary

A man who sexually assaulted two lone women in Norwich has been given an extended jail sentence to protect other victims.

Police car. Photo: Steve Adams

Police are appealing for information after a black Cannondale mountain bike was taken from a garage in Spixworth Road, between 5pm on Sunday, March 22, and 1pm the next day.

Norfolk Constabulary police vehicle. Picture: James Bass.

A 69-year-old north Norfolk man has been charged with string of sexual assaults against three children at boarding schools,

Paramedics and police attending the scene of where a man is believed to have fallen from a height to his death

A body of a man who is believed to have fallen from a height, has been found on St George’s Street in Norwich.

Pictures taken from the scene of the suspected fuel laundering plant in Great Yarmouth. Picture: HMRC

Two men were arrested after police and government officers raided a suspected diesel laundering plant.

Buster, the badly injured cat, enjoys treats from the EDP/EN and Pets at Home.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

A kitten who was left for dead has started to purr again.

Hollesley Bay open prison.

A 45-year-old man from Dereham and a 21-year-old woman from Norwich have this afternoon been arrested on suspicion of harbouring an escaped prisoner.

Duke the puppy who was attacked by another dog in Wells.

The young dog could lose its tail while its owner needed hospital treatment after she was bitten on the chin during the incident, which happened near Wells beach on Sunday afternoon.

A number of bees have been killed in an act of criminal damage which saw four beehives damaged in Ashwellthorpe.

An elderly woman had her bag snatched as she walked through Great Yarmouth.

Norfolk Constabulary police vehicle. Picture: James Bass.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was harassed as she drove through Billockby.

Police vehicle emergency light.

A 50-year old taxi driver suffered a cut to his head and hand after he was threatened with a knife in Southwold.

Police say the door was forced to the property, on Beach Road, last weekend.

A man in his 30s has been arrested following the alleged rape of a teenager on Saturday.

Police vehicle emergency light.

A man had his shopping bag snatched from his hands by a passenger in a car in Norwich.



A grandfather received a suspended prison sentence after ramming his son-in-law’s car off the road in what he described as a “moment of madness”.

Michael Jerome was jailed for 3 years for breaching his Sexual offences prevention Picture: Norfolk Constabulary

A convicted sex offender serving time at HMP Bure, at Coltishall, who was banned from contacting children, wrote a letter from his prison cell to a Norfolk schoolgirl after taking a “shine” to her when he saw her photo, a court heard.

Norwich Crown Court. Photo: Adrian Judd.

Two men who carried out a robbery at a Thetford bookmakers in which a member of staff was punched as he lay on the ground have each been jailed for two years eight months.


Warm tributes were paid to mark the retirement of Judge Philip Curl, who said it had been his “good fortune” to live and work in Norfolk, a county which he said was “deeply in his “DNA,” .

Craig Warmer.

A man who exposed himself to two teenage girls has escaped a jail term.

Father Anthony McSweeney. Picture: John Stillwell/PA Wire

Former Norfolk Catholic priest Anthony McSweeney has been sentenced to three years in jail for sexually abusing a vulnerable teenage boy at a children’s home in west London between 1979 and 1981.

Jonathan Kerr (27) of Colville Road, Lowestoft.

A judge has condemned the actions of a former Norwich nightclub bouncer who took a knuckleduster to work and used it while ejecting a man from a club.


A woman walking in woods in Swaffham was left traumatised after she was approached by a drunken man in a car who attempted to sexually assault her, a court heard.

Norwich Crown Court. Photo: Adrian Judd.

A burglar, who claimed he was involved in two Norwich break-ins to pay off a drugs debt, has been given 12 months custody.

Norwich Crown Court. Photo: Adrian Judd.

A carer abused his position of trust and stole £5,700 from a vulnerable elderly couple so he could go to see West Bromwich Albion play, a court heard.

Norwich Crown Court. Photo: Adrian Judd.

A man who threw a package containing cocaine and mobile phones over the fence, at Wayland jail, has been jailed for 30 months.

Fakenham Tandoori, which has been ordered to pay a worker more than £11,000.

A misunderstanding cost a Fakenham restaurant more than £11,000, when officials decided it had failed to pay a worker the minimum wage.

Norwich Crown Court. Photo: Adrian Judd.

A man appeared in court this morning charged with the attempted murder of a woman in Norwich.

Audrius Morkunas. Pic Submitted

An illegal gangmaster who exploited migrant workers won’t have to pay back the more than £150,000 he made from his criminal activities, unless he comes into more money, a court heard.

Ipswich Crown Court

A man accused of alarming motorists by posing by the side of the road as a woman in need of help has been warned he could be jailed when he is sentenced next month.

Samuel Muroni, who has been jailed after using a toy gun to rob a Norwich newsagents. Pic: Norfolk Constabulary.

A robber terrified a shop worker when he threatened him with a toy gun and made him to hand over £150 cash from the till, a court heard.

Male golden Labrador cross called Marmaduke, aged two, was rescued.

A man has been disqualified from keeping dogs for 15 years after footage showed him punching and slapping his two Labradors.

Stuart Nee was jailed for 6 years for arson and burglary. Picture: Norfolk Constabulary

A man who put lives at risk when he carried out an arson attack on a caravan in an attempt to cover up a break-in, has been jailed for six years.

Norwich Crown Court. Photo: Adrian Judd.

A man who was found with 37 wraps of crack cocaine and heroin when he was searched by police, in Norwich, has been given a two year suspended jail term so he can get help he needs.

Sean Sands died in a kite surfing accident off Hunstanton beach. Photo: Tristan Haskins/PA Wire

A kite-surfer drowned at Hunstanton beach after getting into difficulty, an inquest opening heard today.

Karl Perryman leaving King's Lynn Crown Court. Picture: Matthew Usher.

The head of complaints and legal services at a Norfolk hospital has today been found guilty of stalking a junior colleague.

Michael Richardson died at James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston in October 2013.

NHS staff “played God” by putting an unrequested do not resuscitate notice on a great-grandfather who died in hospital in Norfolk, a widow has told an inquest.

Norfolks coroners office in Norwich.

A man from Thetford who suffered head injuries as a result of a seizure, refused to go to hospital and died a day later.

A health care worker has been jailed for smuggling 'legal highs' into Norwich prison.

A health care worker was jailed for 12 months for smuggling “legal highs” into Norwich prison in return for cash payments of £200.

Norwich Crown Court. Photo: Adrian Judd.

A man, who falsely claimed more than £28,000 in benefits while working as a psychic counsellor has been given a six month suspended jail term and told he might have to sell his home to pay the cash back.

Norwich Crown Court. Photo: Adrian Judd.

A man arrested on suspicion of drugs offences was later taken to hospital for x-rays which showed he had swallowed packets of cocaine and heroin with a street value of nearly £3500, a court heard.

Ian Church who was murdered in Great Yarmouth on May 5, 2012

Two men and a woman handed life terms for the murder of a man outside a Great Yarmouth pub have told top judges they were wrongly convicted.

The house on Admiralty Road, Yarmouth, where the bodies of Mr Jallow and Mrs Njie-Jallow were found.

A 56-year-old man “who lived a life that didn’t exist” stabbed his partner to death before setting himself on fire, a inquest heard.

We Are + Ltd -  Polish shop on Hall Road. Photo : Steve Adams

A “reckless” couple sold food in a Norwich shop that was illegally labelled - including Kinder Eggs - a court heard yesterday.

Norwich Crown Court. Photo: Adrian Judd.

A senior lecturer at the University of East Anglia has been given a 16 month suspended jail sentence and placed on the sex offenders register after he sexually assaulted an 18 year-old woman.

Karl Perryman leaving King's Lynn Crown Court. Picture: Matthew Usher.

A man accused of stalking a colleague told a court he was not infatuated with the woman, and said their relationship deteriorated because she was difficult at work.

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