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Suffolk police launched a controversial new scheme in 2017 to recruit and train detectives without the requirement of having two years' experience of working as beat officers in uniform. A new crop of 16 recruits have now started their training and Michael Steward visited police headquarters to find out more.

A home improvement company salesman has denied deliberately misleading a customer into an order by telling him his conservatory roof would collapse under heavy snowfall.

Pop superstars The Pussycat Dolls will complete the line-up for this year's Newmarket Nights with a live peformance in July, it has been announced.

A man who violently attacked his wife with a hammer causing injuries which have left her unable to speak has been jailed for 13-and-a-half years.

Two brothers who ran a "professional enterprise" selling illegal firearms to criminals have been jailed for a combined total of 24 years.

Police are appealing for information after eight dead foxes were found dumped at the roadside in north Suffolk at the weekend.

A jury has unanimously ruled that a man with dementia killed his wife in a care home near Norwich.

A Suffolk man facing two charges of rape will appear at crown court next month.

A man has been jailed for three years for drug offences after police raided a property in a Suffolk village.

A woman has been airlifted to hospital following a crash near Beccles involving a car and a motorbike.

A US Air Force serviceman caught drink-driving at more than three times the legal limit on Boxing Day has been banned from the road for two years.

Television viewers across East Anglia have been left frustrated after experiencing problems with Freeview channels.

NHS staff are being trained on how to spot signs of county lines exploitation following the case of a teenage killer who was recruited by drug dealers.

A driver who has 'never, ever had a licence' yet drove when his front wheels were down to the metal rims has been jailed for 34 weeks.

A 78-year-old man charged with attempted murder following a shooting will appear at Ipswich Crown Court in the new year.

A burglar has been jailed for nearly two years after an elderly woman woke to find him in her bedroom attempting to get into a jewellery box.

An elderly woman woke to find a burglar in the living room of her home, a court heard.

A mother-of-four who drove a van at her partner with two children in the vehicle following an argument has avoided prison.

A Norfolk police officer charged with 16 driving offences on the same day - including allegedly speeding at 122mph on the A11 - will stand trial next year.

A lorry driver has admitted careless driving after crashing into a broken down horsebox on the A14 and injuring a horse.

A former Norfolk magistrate and his son allegedly attacked a former tenant with a hammer and a hockey stick amid a dispute over belongings, a court has heard.

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