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Emily Townsend

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Nearly three times as many people have been killed on Suffolk's roads in the first half of 2019 than in the same period last year, it has emerged.

He was once dubbed Supercop after clocking up more than 1,000 arrests in 18 months - but now former Suffolk police sergeant Ali Livingstone has revealed why he walked away from the job he loved.

Vulnerable youngsters are being "failed by the system", a parent group is warning after a watchdog identified disparities in children's mental health provision across Suffolk and Norfolk.

The search for missing RAF airman Corrie McKeague is the most expensive investigation Suffolk police has carried out in the last 10 years, it has been revealed.

Ambulance bosses say the cost of leasing cars to staff is going down - despite Jaguars, a BMW X5, sport model Audis and Land Rovers being among vehicles driven.

Police have launched an investigation after a 30-year-old man was found with head injuries in mid Suffolk.

Police were called to children's homes in Suffolk more than 800 times last year - the equivalent of twice a day - in what a top detective admits is a "massive pull on their resources".

The family of a 21-year-old Ipswich fashion student have blasted a mental health trust's response to a report aimed at preventing similar deaths.

The family of a much-loved Essex father and brother who vanished without a trace in Norfolk are issuing an emotional appeal two years on from his disappearance.

The situation facing Suffolk and Norfolk's struggling mental health trust has been dubbed "scandalous" after it emerged patients in crisis are still being sent hundreds of miles away for treatment.

The troubled mental health trust in Suffolk and Norfolk could be split into three, we can reveal.

MPs in Suffolk and Norfolk hope to meet with regulators over the future of the region's crisis-hit mental health trust before Christmas, it has emerged.

A distraught mother has described Suffolk's mental health service as "farcical" and claims it is failing families after her daughter attempted to take her own life - but was not sectioned.

Radical action is needed to tackle the crisis facing Suffolk's mental health trust, the health secretary has said.

West Suffolk MP and health secretary Matt Hancock is facing calls to intervene over the future of the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT).

The only way forward for mental health services in Suffolk is to adopt a radical strategy distanced from its failing NHS trust.

Campaigners have shared their views on the sudden resignation of a mental health trust chief - just days before a new inspection report is due to be published.

The father of a 19-year-old Suffolk girl who died from anorexia fears many more patients have died as a result of how eating disorders are still treated.

Lucy Galligan, from Wattisfield, suffers with brittle asthma - a severe form of the illness.

The mother of missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague has vowed to keep fighting for answers.

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